Fall Style: Shrunken and Tied

September 27, 2016

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The easiest way to elevate a simple look is to find pieces that are somewhat classic, but have a modern twist.  This super soft sweater is the epitome of an updated take on a classic crew neck sweater.  The slightly shrunken cropped length combined with longer sleeves and eye-catching tied cuffs instantly brings a cool factor to any look.   The neutral marbled grey color will mix and match with most any wardrobe, making it a piece that is worth the investment.  Speaking of investing,  the cost per wear model is always how I determine if a piece is worth the splurge.  If I can put together countless outfits with the item and I will wear it often, then the cost per wear becomes low and the piece becomes a better investment than more less expensive pieces that are only worn a few times.  I can also see dressing this sweater up with a leather skirt with heels or pairing it with ripped jean shorts and sneakers come spring.  The possibilities are endless! One of my favorite places to seek out these updated classics is Nordstrom’s Contemporary department.   

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Special thanks to Nordstrom for partnering on this post.

Sweater: Helmut Lang
Pants: Faith Connection (Better for Budget similar Here or Here)
Bag: Chloe
Shoes: Gianvito Rossi (Similar color in lower heel Here and Here)
Ring: Nialaya (Similar)
Sunglasses: Celine

Thanks for visiting!  xx Erica

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10 Comments

  • Reply La Bijoux Bella | by mia September 27, 2016 at 11:04 AM

    Super wild, edgy and chic! :)

    La Bijoux Bella | by mia

  • Reply Morgan Schadegg September 27, 2016 at 12:12 PM

    I’m so in love with this look! Is it bad that I guessed this sweater might be Helmut Lang before I even saw your post lol? I really love their stuff!

    http://www.betweentheracks.com

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  • Reply Simi September 27, 2016 at 3:12 PM

    I absolutely love a leisure style added by a heels! The best way to be more feminine and feel at least a little bit comfortable :)

    http://www.sinnamona.blogspot.com

  • Reply Jenny September 27, 2016 at 5:46 PM

    Love the look! It’s definitely a simple piece that has a twist to it.

  • Reply Alyssa Renee September 27, 2016 at 6:34 PM

    Such a cool and stylish look! Love your bag! =)

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  • Reply oliviaditomaso September 27, 2016 at 7:22 PM

    Love the pants.

    Liv

    http://www.livforstyle.net

  • Reply Karina September 27, 2016 at 10:25 PM

    Love everything about this Erica! This sweater is gorgeous. Keep up the amazing work mama!👌🏼

  • Reply Ev September 29, 2016 at 10:47 AM

    Obssesed!

    http://www.evdaily.blogspot.com

  • Reply robbenap12 October 5, 2016 at 6:30 PM

    I love Nordstrom’s contemporary department! Amazing brands and beautiful pieces.
    http://www.astylebreeze.com

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