Mommy Style in the Snow

Mommy Style in the Snow

I’ve been wanting to start a “makeshift closet” section for a while.  I even added it into my drop downs a while ago, and it’s been sitting empty until now.  I want to be able to share how I come up with cute and trendy outfits while remaining on a budget.  I also am fighting hard against diastasis recti, so it’s also a challenge to dress my disproportionate mid section as it is getting slowly smaller.  I hope to post a couple of outfits a week so I can show how you can create a lot of different outfits from what you have in your closet thereby cutting down on the amount you spend on clothing.

I wish my first post was a little more stylish, but this is what I happened to be wearing today.  I told John to grab the camera and snap some pics while the snow was on the ground.  We were on our way out to Target for a quick shopping trip with the kids.

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I’m normally wearing some bling with my outfits, but I’m not sure what happened today.  Call it the minimalist mom look.

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So, on to the outfit.  I ordered this cardigan from H&M this winter.  I wore it the other day unbuttoned with a skinny belt and a denim shirt.  It’s very versatile.  The plaid shirt is from Target, and my mom made me this hat.  I love it because it covers my ears and looks a little like a cloche which are trendy now thanks to Downton Abbey.

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I’ve had these boots for a few years now.  They are from Target and are a cross between a riding boot and moto-rocker chick boots.  They have fit the trends between those genres over the years.  I love them even though they aren’t expensive leather boots, and I’ve received lots of compliments on them.

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I hope this wasn’t too minimalist for a first time style post!

JulieBird

 

Comments

  1. I’m always needing advice in this area! Minimalist or not, you look great! I’m glad you’re adding this section!

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