My Daily Looks: What I Wore

Greetings and happy hump day! Every other week on Wednesdays, I share my daily outfits from the past few weeks, and it’s that time again.

My Daily Looks: What I Wore October November 2019

My usual disclaimers apply: I live a very casual life, I’m most comfortable in skinny jeans and sweaters, and I don’t mind repeating items or even entire outfits. This is about what I really wore, not about sharing a ton of variety.

My Daily Looks: What I Wore

This first look dates back to last Wednesday. I had an appointment with my podiatrist in the afternoon, and our community chorus rehearsal later that night. It was a mild weather day, judging by my t-shirt and denim jacket with cropped pants.

FYI, my NYC tee is 30% off with code FRIENDS and 40% off for J.Crew Rewards members with code FAMILY. I recommend sizing up if ordering. I usually wear a small in tops, but I needed this in the medium.

NYC tee (30% off with FRIENDS) // favorite denim jacket // black cargo pants (budget option) // snake print sneakers (budget option) // similar bracelet

The next outfit is what I wore on Thursday to Bible study and then to the nail salon. (I go every other week and get a gel manicure.)

I’m currently on the lookout for similar grey jeans in a higher rise. These are starting to look dated to me, especially with the belt, which seems to emphasize the low rise — partially because it draws attention to that area, and also because it covers up the waistband of the pants so there’s less material showing.

My sweater is loosely front-tucked, by the way, and it’s TTS. I have it in the small.

Also, I’m super psyched to find these mules, which are very similar in styling to mine. I LOVE mine so much, they’ve been a favorite since Day 1, but they’re a few years old so no longer available anywhere.

camo sweater // similar grey jeans (budget option) // O-ring belt (budget option) // similar mules // similar tote

Remember in Monday’s post, when I said my grey jeans have been on constant repeat lately? Yeah . . . I wasn’t kidding.

I wore this next outfit to run some errands on a Friday afternoon after doing a bunch of try-ons.

This sweater is from the #NSale, and it sold out. It’s simple but sooo cozy and warm, and I love the modest v-neck.

similar sweater (similar for less) // similar grey jeans (budget option) // snake print mules // similar tote // necklace

That night, Paul and I decided to go out to eat while the girls had plans with friends, so I switched into this jersey tank and cardigan as well as heeled booties, for a little more of a dressed-up casual look.

You guys!!! This sweater was restocked LITERALLY two seconds ago. Earlier this morning it was only in XL. If you’ve been wanting it, grab it now! I have the small, for reference. If you’re petite, you could size down; it runs a little big.

cardigan // tank // similar grey jeans (budget option) // booties (tortilla suede)

This is what I wore when we took the girls out to Lancaster County to a farm/fall festival a couple Saturdays ago. The leaves were at their peak, and it was a really pretty drive out into the country.

I’ve been enjoying this rust color a lot this fall, but this is yet another #NSale sweater that is gone now. 😕

I rounded up some other options for you. This cashmere sweater at Lord + Taylor comes in a pretty shade of rust, and it’s marked down to $59.99 — today only, no code needed! This is actually a great basic cashmere crewneck sweater that comes in tons of colors. The v-neck is included as well. I recommend sizing up in these.

Other rust-colored sweater options I found are this one at Everlane, this one at Madewell, and this and this at Old Navy.

similar sweater (rust) // similar jeans (budget option) // sneakers (budget option) // crossbody // earrings

The next day was a rainy Sunday — like serious downpours all morning. I built this next outfit around my rainboots.

sweater (size up!) // exact jeans (size 29; similar but on sale; budget option) // target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow noopener”similar boots // handbag // earrings

For those looking for a go-to neutral fall bag, I recommend checking out this leather hobo.

It’s a great everyday size, and I like how it’s not as slouchy as some hobo style bags, which keeps it current. The leather is buttery soft, the color is a great light neutral tone, and it’s currently on sale for $88!!!

And this next outfit was for a lazy Monday at home and a trip to the vet with our Savannah.

I absolutely love the wide v-neckline on this sweater, and it’s a nice length for us short-waisted gals too. I have the small, for reference.

And my AG Primas from the #NSale finally sold out, so I’m linking to this similar pair.

sweater (navy) // similar jeans (budget option) // ballet flats (budget option) // earrings

And that brings us to last Tuesday. I wore this for the rest of the day, after a morning photo shoot. Same jeans as the day before but a different pullover. #ifitaintbrokedontfixit

This sweater is really soft and comfortable, and it comes in 5 colors. It’s made of rayon, polyester, and nylon — so no wool for those who are sensitive!

sweater // similar jeans (budget option) // snake print sneakers (budget option)

And this next outfit is very similar to the two before it . . . I changed to a different pair of jeans, at least!

I wore this all day last Wednesday and then to the Sixers (NBA) game that night. (I did switch to a crossbody bag for the game, though.)

I love the idea of a cashmere hoodie — it’s a great juxtaposition of luxe and sporty. Since mine sold out, I rounded up a few other options for you.

Bloomies has this one on sale right now — it comes in 3 colors but not navy. This one at Naadam is really gorgeous, but pricey. It comes in tons of colors, and it’s a sustainable company. I also like their ribbed knit version — the camel color looks particularly luxe. And this one at NakedCashmere is also pricey, but you can get 10% off your first order if you sign up for their emails.

For non-cashmere options, there are a few sizes left in this wool-blend hoodie at Banana Republic on sale for $44 (final discount taken in cart) and Amazon has this one for under $40.

similar sweater // jeans (budget option) // sneakers (budget option) // similar earrings // similar tote

This was last Thursday — Halloween. It was a dreary, rainy day, and I skipped out on Bible study and worked on the blog most of the day.

I threw this on to run my daughter to a doctor appointment later that afternoon, and then I wore it to hand out candy that night — but I switched to flats once I got home.

snap sleeve tee // similar jeans (budget option) // similar booties // leather hobo

And this was Friday. I wore this most of the day at home, and then out to dinner that night with Paul and Caroline. This sweater is on sale, by the way!

bell sleeve sweater // similar grey jeans (budget option) // booties

I wore this next look on Saturday morning to a ladies’ event at our church, and I think I was at home for the rest of the day so I removed the vest. That night I made chili, and we hung out here with the kids.

By the way, I found this puffer vest for $39 at Saks Off Fifth! It also comes in burgundy and white, and I have it in a small.

sweater // vest // similar jeans (budget option) // similar booties

And that brings us to Sunday . . . This was my church outfit. You can see more of it in this post.

This cardigan is super cozy, but a little pricey. I recommend waiting for another Anthro sale.

cardigan // cami // similar grey jeans (budget option) // booties // similar tote // necklace

On Monday, I had an appointment in the morning and another in the afternoon, and I spent the rest of the day working on the blog.

Is it helpful to see more than one angle of these looks, or is one enough? Sometimes I take more, but I usually end up feeling like they’re overkill and just pick one.

sweater (navy) // exact jeans (size 29; similar but on salebudget option) // flats (budget option)

And finally, this is what I wore yesterday. I was at home all day, except to play chauffeur to my busy teens, but I always feel more productive when I get dressed and look put-together. Plus I was dying to wear this new sweater.

It’s really soft and comfortable, and it’s currently 30% off with code FRIENDS and 40% off to J.Crew Rewards members with code FAMILY. It runs TTS; I have the small.

pointelle turtleneck // exact jeans (size 29; similar but on salebudget option) // loafers

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