Happy Saturday! I wore the above outfit on Wednesday but I had originally thrown on the below outfit before I decided I needed to be more comfortable.
As much as I love this eyelet top the narrow arm holes due to sizing down to XXSP have been really bothering me the last two times I wore this top. I’m going to have to do one more purge of my closet since I feel like I have been aimlessly buying all in the search of closet favorites.
I just got a few packages in the mail. Here are some of my initial thoughts on a some of the items I tried on at home:
I ordered this frayed denim swing jacket since I couldn’t resist the sale price of $16.99. I certainly don’t need another denim jacket but my curiosity got the best of me. It fits true to size and it’s a lighter medium wash. It does have a boxier fit so it looks best with casual outfits. It’s been months since I originally tried it on and the one I received has the same amount of fraying at the hem as shown in the online stock image. See my original review in this post. Size XSP measurements are as follows:
17″ bust (measured pit to pit)
18.5″ along the bottom hem
5.75″ upper arm circumference
Ann Taylor Leather Envelope Clutch in natural | Designer Inspired Tortoise Sunglasses | Ann Taylor Ring Pearlized Drop Earrings (c/o, sold out) | Similar Pearl Cuff
I wish I bought these modern twist seam skinny jeans in white sooner! See my original review in this post. It’s 98% cotton and 2% elastane. Size 24/00P fits like my usual size 25/0P. The measurements for size 24/00P are as follows:
8.5″ ankle opening
This collarless twill zip front jacket is back in black, tan and chambray this season (I’m also eyeing this pink Hinge tie sleeve jacket)! The olive color I have is from 2016. This short jacket is a favorite of mine and it has washed and held up well. Anyway I am not sure I like the above look but I do love the palm print so I’ll have to see if there are other ways to style this dress aside from wearing it alone with some cute sandals.
This palm print dress fits true to size to one size smaller. I am usually size XSP at LOFT but size XXSP seems to fit me well. The measurements for size XXSP are as follows:
30″ bust (measured pit to pit)
Where was this dress when I needed it on July 4th? In all seriousness, I wish this star print dress came in petite sizing because size XXS is too roomy all over on me. The dress looks okay but I think it doesn’t really do anything on my straight figure with minimal curves. The measurements for size XXS regular are as follows:
36″ waist uncinched
If you love stars a few other styles are available here.
Lastly, I wanted to love this magnolia print dress but the length is a bit shorter than I prefer. This dress is cut more narrow up top and through the hips so you may want to size up for comfort. I am debating if I should reorder this dress in size 2P or 00 regular to compare or if I should pass on this dress altogether. The material is thicker making it more of a fall dress. The measurements for size 0P are as follows:
32″ bust (measured pit to pit)
If you love this magnolia print it’s also available as a top.
WEEKEND SALE ALERTS
LOFT – Select tees and shorts are on promotion for 50% off. Since no code is needed on you can use code APR441LC to save an extra $25 off $75+ on full-price promotional items. Also save an extra 50% off sale styles.
Ann Taylor – Get up to 40% off full-price styles and get an extra 50% off sale styles. Use code YOUPICK. I spotted this adorable geo scalloped pintuck shell today and I wanted to order size XXS regular but it sold out so quickly! Size XS regular did fit me well so I’m tempted to order it. You can use the ShopRunner shipping option for free 2-day shipping (and returns) on minimum orders of $25+. If you sign up for ShopRunner via PayPal you can enjoy a free membership for two years. Note: ShopRunner is a complimentary service for AmEx and Mastercard holders! I recently updated my ShopRunner membership from PayPal over to Mastercard.
DSW – If you’re a DSW VIP you can get 20% off everything. Use code YAYDAYS. Brand exclusions apply. Sale is valid through 7/10.
I reorganized my purchases page the other day and I also updated this page of my blog so that you can easily find my reviews by retailer. It’s found under the ‘Shop’ tag of my blog at the very bottom of the list.
Thanks for reading!