May 19th, 2014
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Denim Days

How do you dress when it’s 55° in the morning and 75° in the afternoon? I’m not always a denim jacket fan, but right now, especially over a St. James Breton striped tee, it’s the perfect transition piece.

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  • You are spot on, Preston! I already have had my jean jacket and fav scarves wrapped around my neck to go through the crazy temp changes back up north! Hugs

    SheriMay 19th, 2014  2:19 PM

     
  • It is the perfect topper and looks great on Alt but personally, I’ve never been ever to pull it off.

    A Note On StyleMay 19th, 2014  2:49 PM

     
  • Love it. I wore denim shirt over a t-shirt and white jeans yesterday.

    EllenMay 19th, 2014  3:02 PM

     
  • Love it especially with all-black.

    joannawnycMay 19th, 2014  3:21 PM

     
  • I’m over it but then I am over a certain age…been around one time too many, looks too unfinished……

    CindalaMay 19th, 2014  3:27 PM

     
  • It’s definitely my go-to piece during transitional seasons – perfect with all black, over a sundress, a skirt and tee- fabulous!

    CatMay 19th, 2014  4:01 PM

     
  • I’ve always had about 3 different denim jackets in my closet since I was in my 20’s. Different washes, slightly different sizing, etc. I don’t even mind them with blue denim, as long as the shirt hem goes below the jacket.

    KathyMay 19th, 2014  4:37 PM

     
  • I wanted to add that I have one that I’ve cut the sleeves off to just above my elbows that I roll up a little to wear over sundresses when I don’t want to show my upper arms, which is all of the time now. It looks a bit hipper than a cardigan.

    KathyMay 19th, 2014  4:58 PM

     
  • I finally dragged my out after having been in the closet for a couple years unworn. I’m rolling the sleeves, and usually like to wear it with a skirt/dress to ‘level the field’ (make something dressy not so dressy).
    Of course, Alt pulls it off with ease! I love her sleeves peeking out.

    Emily | the Fielding ReportMay 19th, 2014  9:13 PM

     
  • Exactly my problem, and I’m finding my Barbour coast is far to heavy by lunchtime. I’ve always felt it was such a young look (it brings me back to my Esprit one from Jr. High) but maybe it’s time to revisit. Laura from http://www.cocktailsandgelato.com

    Laura (@cocktailsandgelato.com)May 19th, 2014  10:42 PM

     
  • I have never owned a denim/jeans jacket. For a light and easy to pack jacket which works over pants or a dress, I always choose a puffy/quilted jacket. There are many great colors and shapes available now. My favorites are an indigo blue, trim, 3-button + zipper blazer by Herno and a delightful orange fitted quilted jacket by Gimo. Both Italian, both great casual pieces with polish.

    PaulaMay 20th, 2014  11:05 PM

     

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