Shopping: Sporty Chic

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Mamas, I have baseball hats, track pants, and sporty striped shirts on the brain.  Here are a few pieces I've been obsessing over…

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1. Walk the Dog

I'm kinda loving the whimsical dog-print quilted joggers ($70 from Topshop) with a bright sneaker and wool hat.

ps.  Target has a slightly similar hat for only $12. 

2.  Camo Cool

I love the unexpected navy camo detail in a soft, silky pant.  Add a burgundy hat and burgundy lips, too.

Madewell Flannel Baseball Hat, $48…Topshop Camo Joggers, $90….New Balance Sneaks, on sale for $60. 

3.  Street Chic

With a drapey tee and cool jacket (I'm thinking moto or denim) you could wear this trio just about anywhere.  

Target Hat, $12….APC Boxing Sweatpants, $160…Black Asics, now on sale for $75

 4. Here, Kitty Kitty

This might be my fav.  I mean seriously:  Add t-shirt. Done. Funny how leopard-print elevates everything. (And those J.Crew track pants are amazing – really.)

Leopard Print Baseball Hat, $16 from Nordstroms…J.Crew Wool Track Pant, $148…Adidas now on sale for $52.

 

 

Shirts

 

1. Free People Baseball Jacket, $168

This jacket is amazing.  Love how it could be sporty, preppy, or street-wise, depending on the styling.  If you were hoping Free People would come out with a a baseball-jacket-gone-boho, then try this one.  Gorg.

2. Alternative Apparel Baseball Tee, $42

Just a simple baseball tee, but I love the cool burnout detail.  One of the best I've found.

3. Gap Jersey Raglan Tee, $30

V-necks tees are more flattering for the busty, but baseball tees are typically of the high-crew variety.  (Disclaimer:  I don't know if I'm still in the "busty" category…but in those first few months of nursing I sure was.)  Anyway, Gap solves my problem with a v-neck baseball tee.  Thank you, Gap. 

4. Express Mesh Baseball Jacket, $50

Ok.  I feel the need to explain this one.  Mesh is weird, I know, and fraught with danger.  BUT…I'm seeing this baseball jacket with a pencil skirt and killer heels for date night (would be amazing on curvy Mamas) OR with some sort of Audrey-cropped pant and ballet flats (or TOMS) for playdates.  Right? 

5. Madewell Varsity Stripe Sweater, $85

Gah!  This one is almost sold out!  Shoot – I should've published this article last week as planned.  Hmmmm…try this one

6. Madewell Varsity Striped Tee, $50

I have the burgundy, but was seriously debating between that and the white…

7. Glamorous Varsity Letter Sweater, $55 at Shopbop

Stock is seriously low on this one, too.  Sheesh.  But grab an old sweater from high school, DIY something onto a basic sweatshirt, or switch letters for numbers and wear a football-inspired tee like this one from Free People. 

Happy Shopping, Mamas!

xo,

S

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Shana founded The Mom Edit in 2008. She lives with the love of her life (his name's Mike) and their two crazy boys in downtown Philadelphia. She loves a good styling challenge (her engineering side shows eventually), appreciates kindness, and usually picks scotch over wine, sneakers over stilettos, and denim-underwear, always.

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22 Comments

  1. Awesome! Do you think the black/lime tigers are neutral enough to pair with colored straight/slim cords (wine and cobalt from the current gap line)? I leave for Italy on Sunday and *need* new sneaks from zappos pronto! Thank you, enabler 🙂

  2. I confess to having been a doubter on the whole track pant thing, but O.M.G. those J. Crew ones in black? Stop it. If $150 were burning a hole in my pocket…. Love!

  3. Just dropping in to say that Target’s girls’ department has a baseball jacket with sheer sleeves right now for $19.99. I have looked at it several times and haven’t committed yet. YET.
    Hope you’re feeling feisty – good thoughts, good vibes and love to you, mama.
    Shannan

  4. Just ordered the New Balance sneaks from Shoebuy.com for $49! They have a 15% code and Zappos was sold out in my size. Now to return the New Balance I just bought since I love these more! Thanks enabler!

  5. I just picked up this h&m baseball tee. http://m.hm.com/us/product/13729?article=13729-E
    I am not sporty. I wore it for pre-school drop-off with a black maxi & a sparkly necklace & was comfy & put together all day! I need to try with jeans & some extra lipstick. How else can I wear a baseball tee without looking too casual (even though I’m a sahm) I still want to look put -together. Thanks!
    Sending out healthy happy vibes!!

  6. Melissa can I come with pleease….there will just be a couple toddlers and a baby in tow?? Aaand can’t leave the hubs behind:) But seriously soo jealous right now! I don’t think tigers ever go out of style over there, fai fare bella figura girl! Have fun!

  7. Those camos are reminding me of the blue Zara camo skinnies that broke my heart when I waiting too long to make a move on them 🙁 sigh.

  8. Thanks! Only one toddler permitted on this go ’round 🙂 We figure it’s best to squeeze in all the major international hauling while we still adults still outnumber kids.
    But I know those Italian women are a lot to keep up with in the fashion department. I have a hard enough time looking stylish here in LA!

  9. I’d keep the lipstick, cuff the jeans, throw on leopard print ballet slippers and call it a day. But I’d also wear leopard print ballet slippers to bed, sooo…. 🙂

  10. Damn, Maggie. You nailed it.
    Lyn, if you aren’t a denim girl, you can also pair baseball tees with any type of skirt…or even cropped (and/or printed) pants. Think Audrey Hepburn at the ballgame. 🙂

  11. Oh yes! Cropped pants! That I can do! Skirts (except when it’s just too hot for ANYTHING here in the midwest) are just not my go-to with the kids. I always, ALWAYS get my bum exposed somehow. Seriously! On our road trip is summer I wore a short jersey skirt for an all day in the car driving day because it was like I was in pjs. Except it started to mist somewhere outside Winslow Arizona. Somewhere in the middle of New Mexico, and We stopped at a rest area for a pit stop. I was hurrying & of course in flip flops & slid on the sidewalk & flash several fellow travelers. Ugh. So yeah. Cropped pants. Yes. Thanks!

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