March 6, 2016

An End of Winter #MyEverydayEdit

The end of February and beginning of March is my least favorite time of the year. As my fellow Midwestern residents can attest, these weeks are particularly bleak and uninspiring. It’s still very much winter, the snow shows little sign of letting up, and there are no more fun holidays to look forward to.  The last thing I want to do is spend any more money on winter gear when Spring is so close, nor do I look forward to putting on the winter boots and coat I so excitedly purchased and wore only a few months ago.

So, I look to your #myeverydayedit Instagram posts to be inspired by fresh takes on styling. Here are the outfits I managed to pull together these last few weeks and also a collection of a just a few of your outfits that I found especially inspiring!

P.s. If you are new around here, #myeverydayedit is an Instagram tag we use at The Mom Edit to share our every day style. I promise, we are all nice gals and you should definitely consider joining in on the fun. (no pressure or anything)  You can find us at: @ShanaChristine@Scottiliz, @Camilledipoala, @Elletrain and @jessbobess.

So without further ado….

 

My Every Day Edit Outfit #1

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Outfit Details:

fedora – RVCA ‘Sunner’ Wool Hat available at Nordstroms, $45.00

top – I bought this top about three years ago at Forever21 and had trouble finding a lace cutout top in this mustard color. The closest I came to finding something similar was this Little Creek Top from ShopRuche for $48.99

jeans – Hudson Brooklyn Skinny Moto jeans,in blue denim, available at Shoptiques for $148.50. Or on Amazon in their grey color called “Lalaland” , $218.50 – $255.00

booties – Dolce Vita Jaeger Boots available on Amazon for $133.50 – $160.00

bag – Kerry ‘Fringe’ Crossbody Bag at Nordstroms, $59.95

My Every Day Edit Outfit #2

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Outfit Details:

sweater – The loose knit oversized sweater I’m wearing is sold out but I found a few similar options. There is this Joie’s Brye Sweater on Amazon for $188.00,  Joie’s Rudolpha V-Neck Pullover, currently %70 off at $74.91 on Nordstrom Rack and Topshop’s Slouchy V-Neck Sweater, at Nordstroms, $68.00

jeans – My faithful J Brand Photo Ready Cropped Mid-Rise Skinny Jeans available at ShopBop

shoes – Madewells’ Aimee Ankle Boot on sale for $99.00

bag – Kerry ‘Fringe’ Crossbody Bag at Nordstroms, $59.95

 

My Every Day Edit Outfit #3

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Outfit Details:

tee – my favorite new t-shirt, Obey’s Make Art Not War Baseball tee, is available exclusively at Zumiez for $29.95

jeans – Blank Denim High Rise Jeans in Death Before Decaf black, on Amazon for $88.00

shoes –  Chuck Taylors’ High Top Sneaker in Optic White, $54.00 at Nordstroms

My Every Day Edit Outfit #4

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Outfit Details:

cardigan – Found this at the Thrift store the other day, steal of the year!

top – Tibi’s Jersey Knit Camisole in heather grey, $95.00 at Nordstroms

Jeans – AG ‘The Legging’ Ankle Jeans (4 year fog) at Nordstroms for $225.00

shoes – Dolce Vita Jaeger Boots available on Amazon for $133.50 – $160.00

bag – Kerry ‘Fringe’ Crossbody Bag at Nordstroms, $59.95

My Every Day Edit Outfit #5

myeverydayedit snow day

Outfit Details:

scarf – WonderfulDress Women’s Buffalo Checker Plaid Winter Cape, $29.99 on Amazon.

coat – T Tahari Women’s Olivia Down Coat with Ruching, $128.00 on Amazon. I love the huge hood on this bad boy. 

jeans – Rag&Bone ‘Capri Crop Skinny Jeans, Nordstroms for $195.00

boots – Sorel Women’s Out N About Leather Waterproof Boot, in Quarry/Madder color, on Amazon. Make sure and order a whole size up in these bad boys, they run small. 


Reader Outfit #1

 

@lessthanapineapple in this gorgeous boho @treeoflife_love dress, has me summer dreaming in a big way. Styled perfectly with beaded bracelets and camel gladiator sandals.

Reader Outfit #2

 

@stylemeetlife, I love the fun color combos you put together- every outfit is so bright and makes me happy. Those madewell boots look great paired with maroon tights and accent the lovely blue wrap dress and yellow trench.

Reader Outfit #3

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@maydecember_ styles her chambray blouse with a black pencil skirt and shiny black oxfords. The gold bracelets and black bucket bag add create a chic, modern workwear outfit.

Reader Outfit #4

 

@kristiemclendon shows us how to create a classic, timeless everyday look (and rocks those long stems!) with a twist, by pairing a black fedora with a plain white t-shirt, long maroon cardigan, and timberland boots.

Reader Outfit #5

@thefrenchexperiement and a lovely layered look. You were wondering if you should dye your jacket black, but I love the color it is now, as well.


Thanks again to everyone who’s been rocking it on IG with their #myeverydayedit posts…Looking forward to seeing what you all come up with in the following months!

xoxo,

Jess

5 Comments
  • Colleen K
    March 7, 2016

    All I want in my life is spring, but it just isn’t here yet! I love these looks for the transitional time in between! Especially the pops of color! This weather makes me want color!

    xoxo http://www.touchofcurl.com

  • Jess Ross
    March 7, 2016

    I know, it’s so close! I feel like the weather is teasing me- it was 60 here! Thanks for the kind words!

  • Kristen
    March 11, 2016

    Besides running small/ordering a size up, do you recommend the sorel out n about boots? I have been considering them with after season sales but reviews seem mixed!

    • Jess Ross
      March 14, 2016

      hmmm, good question. I really love the style of the out n about boots, they’re almost like sneakers BUT they aren’t the most practical pair of sorels if you live somewhere it snows a lot (which I do). If they weren’t going to be your only pair of winter weather boots, I’d consider another more weather friendly pair.

  • Patricia Shepard
    March 14, 2016

    Love these! I adore seeing photos of you & other moms. So inspiring. You all are GORGEOUS!

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