How to Style Oversized Sweaters
As part of my Fall Wardrobe Challenge, I’m featuring a new look each week with different styles that feel so right during the Fall. I do a new look every day on Instagram with a video with tips and tricks on how to style the outfits. Each post is linked to LIKEtoKNOW.it with suggestions for your favorite pieces. Click on the photos to check them out!
5 days – 5 outfits and here’s the round up!
We’re getting back to warmer weather here in New England again, so I’m wearing a loose knit cotton dolman sleeve sweater from Wooden Ships – it’s light, airy and doesn’t cling. These Level 99 jeans are a great skinny that allows just enough room for me to tuck my bootie under them. I just love this mustard scarf with these colors.
This is another super light cotton sweater that’s great for the Fall transition – airy, not clingy but still comfy. Because this is an extra long sweater (and with POCKETS!!) it’s perfect for leggings. As I’ve mentioned quite a bit. I’m a bit of a rocker chick so there’s usually some touch of that vibe in my look – and so…. (vegan) leather leggings and some black block heeled booties from Frye.
What’s more comfy than a warm, cuddly sweater? Boyfriend jeans AND a warm, cuddly sweater! Add a pair of Frye sneakers and you’ve got a relaxed daytime look that keeps you cozy (and stylish) all day long.
Getting down to business!
I think everyone has an idea of what is “acceptable” business wear. I bet you rarely think of an oversized sweater as part of a work wardrobe!
But they can be styled for a fun and unique business look with the right clothing. I’ve taken this Wooden Ships open knit sweater and paired it with a great wide leg trouser and oxford heels. Add a long necklace or pendant and some bracelets or a watch to turn this fun sweater into a meeting-worthy look.
Who said oversized sweaters have to have sleeves? I love a good oversized vest for cool Fall days with a long sleeved shirt underneath. Keeps you warm but not TOO warm.
These Blank NYC were a favorite at my shop – I had to reorder full size runs twice. Embroidered jeans are so much fun and the look cute with a little bootie like these from El Naturalista – this brand uses sustainable materials and made so well. I’ve layered. Few of my favorite necklaces, including this longer key pendant. You probably already know I love to proudly state I’m a Leo, so there’s no surprise the shorter necklaces are the symbol and the Leo constellation.
Follow along with me every week on Instagram ( @styledefiner) for up-to-date styling tips and tricks!
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