RUFFLE

SWEATSHIRT (now on sale) | PANTS | SUNGLASSES | BAG | SHOES (now on sale)

I am not going to start off by lying, this sweatshirt was me stepping outside of my comfort zone. I have always been a bit reserved when it came to ruffles and especially ruffles across my chest. The sweatshirt came across my instagram and I fell in love with it. I tracked it down and purchased immediately but when I received it, I put it in the closet and was double guessing my purchase. When I pulled it out this week I couldn't believe I double guessed myself, it is perfect and I couldn't love it more. I decided to pair it with a more basic outfit, to make the sweatshirt be the main statement. When you have a ruffle this big, it should be doing all the talking! I can't go anywhere without these prada sunglasses so they made the cut with the outfit also. 
I am not sure anyone has been aware but I have had a crazy crack down on my weight. I have lost over 35 pounds in the past couple of months (baby weight was tough for me to get rid of, until I put a very good action plan in place with strict restrictions for myself). So now with the weight dropping off I am having to redo my wardrobe piece by piece. The biggest thing is finding what I want to push myself to try differently and having the confidence to build an outfit around those pieces. I am starting with basics and also splurging a bit, I don't feel too bad rewarding myself for all the hard work I have done. 
Saying all that, I will be sure to share all of my new findings and I thank all of you for being such encouragement to me. I wouldn't have been able to do what I have without a great support system and such kind words. 

Thanks for stopping by!

xoxo...Beth

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7 comments

  1. That is the cutest sweatshirt! I love the ruffle and anything grey.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

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  2. This ruffled sweatshirt is so cute, lady- athleisure at its best!

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  3. Beth you are rocking that sweatshirt! I totally know what you mean about stepping outside of your wardrobe comfort zone, but this look is awesome. I love how the sweatshirt is feminine, but still really laid back and cool. You styled it perfectly. Congrats on the weight loss! 35 lbs is huge - you def deserve a revamped wardrobe for that!

    Annessa
    www.seekingsunshine.com
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    1. Thank you for all the kind words! You are the best!!!

      xoxo...Beth

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