Fashion Over 40 | Daily Mom Style 03.26.14

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Winter has come and gone and come back again in the past week! I think I have weather whiplash. And for some reason, I have a SLEW of photos so grab a cup of coffee. This may take a while.

This was last week when it was still cold.

puffer vest

I wore this striped tee with the pink trim with my dark jeans and UGGs to go to the mall. I threw on the puffer vest so I could avoid wearing a coat.

casual winter chic

I had to carry my pink bag to coordinate with the trim on my top because I’m kind of crazy like that. And you have to admit, it makes a great contrast against the dark neutrals of the outfit. These Paige Skyline Skinny Jeans are now 15% off. I’ve had these for almost 3 years, now, and I am telling you, they are AMAZING. I always get compliments in them. And right now they are 15% off at Nordstrom.

winter chic

BR Striped Timeless Tee // Goodnight Macaroon Puffer Vest // Paige Skyline Skinnies, $134 {similar, $79} // UGGS (old) // Kate Spade Tote

I wore this outfit for another mall excursion the very next day. This is seriously a record for me! What can I say, it’s Nordstrom Triple Points this week, and I’m working on my first rewards certificate. Hey, a girl’s gotta have goals, right?

how to wear camo

Gap Essential V-neck // GAP Camo Always Skinny Jeans // Jean Jacket {similar} // TOMS Desert Bootie in Sand // Stella & Dot Sardinia Bracelet // Coral Handbag (old)

And THIS is one of the outfits I bought at the mall.

stripes

I am loving this light-weave, relaxed-fit sweater. It was a bit of a splurge, but I was feeling the winter blahs and it was the perfect pick-me-up. I know I’ll get a lot of wear out of it this spring.

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The necklace is from a local shop. These jeans are a new purchase too. I wanted something in a lighter wash that I can wear with more casual outfits going into spring. I can’t find them online but these are similar. I wore my comfy Crocs Kadee flats.

medium wash jeans with coral striped sweater

Splendid Striped Sweater // Skinny Jeans {similar} // Crocs Kadee Ballet Flats // silver knot necklace // coral bracelet, Kohl’s (last year)

This is a casual outfit I wore around the house to work on a weekday. The t-shirt is one I picked up at the Lucky Brand outlet a few weeks ago. I figured it would be cute for summer, but for this chilly day I wore it under my red zip-up hoodie. I wore my new jeans again and my Crocs ballet flats for comfort.

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And this is another new outfit — I wore this to church on Sunday. I’ve been enjoying my black ruffle front peplum jacket so much that I sprung for this khaki Glam Jacket when I got a 25% off coupon for White House Black Market. I also bought the cobalt Pleat Neck Top to go with it. This outfit would be great for a lunch date or GNO too!

lunch-date-outfit

WHBM Glam Jacket // Pleat Neck Top // Paige Skyline Skinnies 15% off!! {or similar, $79} // brown wedge pumps (old) // coral tote (old)

Finally, I wore this collegiate striped top (an Ella Moss purchase from last spring) with my new jeans on Monday. I was supposed to be going to NYC with Target to attend the Pixi Beauty event with Petra to launch her spring makeup collection. Unfortunately I came down with a nasty virus and had to cancel at the last minute. I was all gussied up and packed and everything and I finally had to cry Uncle. So bummed. I was looking forward to hanging with my friend Melissa and getting all sorts of new beauty tips and tricks for spring. I guess I was due. I haven’t been sick all winter.

collegiate-striped-top

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