Okay, so these pictures were actually taken at sunrise, but let’s pretend it’s sunset. And of course, this outfit can really be worn anytime when the weather is mild.
In fact, I noticed that Sidney was wearing a cotton sweater a lot like this one with denim shorts one of the days we were together, so maybe I should have titled this post Spring Florida Girl Style.
I dunno, but I’ve always loved the juxtaposition of a sweater with shorts for a mild summer evening at the beach, and I often wear this combo at the lake in Maine during the summertime.
This sweater and shorts are a little on the pricey side, but they’re currently 10% off at Evereve. Every little bit helps! Plus, they are both highly versatile, quality spring/summer wardrobe staples, which helps bring down the cost per wear.
In fact, if I could only have one pair of denim shorts in my summer closet, it would be this pair. They’re soft and stretchy with a lived-in look and feel, and I’m so glad to see 4″ inseams coming back this season.
The sweater is a really nice chunky knit, and the details are so pretty. I like the shorter length for pairing with shorts, but it will also be really cute with jeans and wedge sandals for a springtime lunch or coffee date.
You really can dress it up or down. In fact, Leslie borrowed it one afternoon and threw it on over her swimsuit while we were sitting at the poolside bar, and it was kind of fun to see it on someone else. It’s definitely going to be one I reach for over and over again.
I also finally picked up the DIFF sunglasses I’m always linking to. These are so similar to my Gucci pair that it’s hard to tell the difference, and they’re actually a little more comfortable to wear because they’re very lightweight, and they have polarized lenses.
I worked with Sarah of Sarahdipity Photos for these pictures, and she was such a doll to work with. If you’re ever in need of a wedding photographer (or any other type of photographer, for that matter) in the Jacksonville area, I highly recommend her.
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