How to Style a Black Turtleneck Sweater
A black turtleneck sweater can be worn so many ways and is an excellent layering piece for winter, let alone a staple for many in a modest capsule wardrobe. In this petite style blog post I will share some of my favorite ways to style a black turtleneck sweater!
Black Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater Outfit - Skinny Blue Jeans & Riding Boots
Black Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater Outfit - Skinny Blue Jeans & Leather Ankle Boots
Black Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater Outfit - Knotted over Maxi Skirt (Rifle Paper Co Fabric)
How to Care for Cashmere Sweaters
With any garment, you should always check the label and adhere to it for the best outcome and greatest longevity. Some say dry clean only. Others say hand wash. It's generally best to lay them flat to dry if you are washing at home.
Protect Your Sweaters With This Undershirt
Decreasing the need to launder sweaters definitely helps extend their lifespan. One way to do that is to wear a layer beneath them. I especially recommend these sweat proof undershirts. My initial review of them is here. They definitely make a huge difference, although they are a bit of an investment. Save a few bucks on them here.
Maintain Your Sweaters With These Tools
Over time it is natural for your sweaters to obtain "pills". Friction causes the fibers to bunch up into little balls that can be unsightly. But wait! Don't get rid of that sweater, it's still good!
Try one of these tools (carefully!) to extend the life of your sweaters.
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But then something happened. Let's call it ... winter. Let's call it dark, dreary, damp, cold days.
I wanted to combat the external mood with some lighter denim - Mott and Bow's High Rise Skinny Beekman Jean in Light/Medium Blue.
Mott And Bow Women's High Waisted Skinny Jean Review - Beekman
Mott and Bow Beekman Jeans Styled w/ Encircled Comfy Button Up & Nisolo Huarache Sandals
Light Blue Denim with Brandy leather Accessories from Nisolo
- Mott and Bow Beekman High Rise Skinny Jeans 27x28 - c/o Mott & Bow
- Encircled Clothing The Comfy Button Up XS - Encircled.ca or Encircled.co
- Numi The Signature Crop Sweatproof Undershirt Almond XS
- Nisolo Huarache Leather Sandals in Brandy 8.5
- Nisolo Noemi Belt Brandy Extra Small
- Nisolo Cleo Convertible Crossbody in Rosewood
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On this page you will find my honest reviews of my personal Nisolo collection.
Feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or to share your favorite Nisolo piece!
Nisolo Dari Boot Review
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I'm still doing almost everything from home as far as work, volunteering, and socializing at this time, which is actually ideal for breaking in a new pair of leather boots. I wear them all over the house, at the desk, doing laundry, etc.
I've actually worn them for 5-12 hours each time and have never had any blisters or real "hot spots" which can be common when breaking in new shoes.
Granted, I believe that the way you walk around your house differs from how you walk when you're out and about. If I was going out I would wait until they are fully molded to my feet or just for short periods of time until they are.
The top of the shaft where it hits against my shin is the one part that feels stiff on me out of the box which is expected unless you're wearing sock booties.
It definitely helps to wear some taller socks when breaking this area in. Alternatively my favorite skinny jeans and leggings work great for adding a little cushion as the shaft breaks in and the gentle creases form in alignment with the way you move.
When I was younger I used to want everything to look totally perfect and pristine, but I am learning to embrace every unique crease that develops on these booties and the way leather changes with time. They are all part of my story, just like every wrinkle and laugh line gained over time.
When it comes to the Dari Boot I decided to size up to a size 9 from an 8.5 for a few reasons.
First, I wanted to be able to wear socks with this boot, so I needed to account for that.
Also, sometimes I pop in insoles (like these cozy sheepskin insoles) or little ball of foot cushions (Sheec review here) In case the slope is steeper than expected or I plan to do a lot of walking and want extra comfort.
Finally, the pointed toe is my favorite shoe silhouette hands down, but can sometimes compromise space in the toe box. Often just sizing up half size will give you so much more comfort!
So overall I'd say the Dari Boots fit true to size, but size up if your foot is on the wider side or you want to wear thicker socks etc.
• Nisolo Black Dari Commuter Boot
• Maxi Skirt - Handmade from Etsy with Rifle Paper Co Wildwood Garden Party Fabric
• Mott & Bow Bond Black Skinny Jeans (discount TRIPDONTFALL)
All opinions are my own! #inmynisolos @nisoloshoes
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Tradlands is a brand I discovered in the last few years as I began my personal style journey and endeavored to shop more intentionally all around.
They have some really high quality pieces and some iconic designs that come back season after season. I actually love this about the brand. It’s the whole idea of slow fashion -- not turning over so many new designs you can’t keep up as a consumer.
Tradlands focuses on designing really solid pieces that become so loved they can keep bringing them back because you’re going to want that in another color.. or you want to save up to make a responsible clothing purchase. Or your best friend heard you raving about it all year and now they’re ready to make an investment.
Huge thanks to Tradlands for gifting this sweater! Stay tuned for more styling ideas featuring xxs tradlands shelter cardigan in birch.
In the mean time you can see all available sizes and colors of the Shelter Cardigan on the Tradlands website.
How To Save Money On Tradlands Clothing
- You can use Shop Pay to split your purchase into 4 equal and interest free installments, which may be really helpful for you! You can fill wardrobe gaps a couple times a year and spread the expense out instead of having it hit at once. Score!
- Also check out the worn well exchange where you can find pre-loved second hand Tradlands pieces at a discount or even sell you previous Tradlands pieces for store credit or cash.
- Second hand used clothing sites and apps at times have Tradlands pieces. I bought a Tradlands Chambray Shirt Dress on Poshmark (use Discount Code MJRS_6913) and it made me fall in love with the brand along with renewing my faith in button up shirts.
- As far as Tradlands discount codes are concerned, they do pop up from time to time. They have great sales periodically like their recent 30% off summer sale coupon. I do try to share Tradlands sales when I can so I can help you save on whichever Tradlands piece you’ve been eyeing! Hope it helps! :)
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Tradlands Shelter Cardigan - Birch XXS - $227 (Sept 2021)
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Mott & Bow Willow Oversized Cashmere V Neck Sweater - Oxblood XXS - $149 (Sept 2021)
Mott & Bow Cashmere V Neck Oversized Sweater Willow Review
Everlane The Cashmere Crew Sweater - Red XS - sale $60 (Sept 2019)
Everlane Cashmere Sweater Review
Everlane The Cashmere Crew Sweater - Mustard Yellow S - sale $60 (Sept 2019)
Everlane The Cashmere Crew Sweater Review
Cotton Cashmere Blend.
Mott & Bow Emma Light Ribbed Cotton Cashmere Crew - Black XS - $99 (Sept 2021)
Mott And Bow Cotton Cashmere Crew Sweater Review
Mott & Bow Emma Light Ribbed Cotton Cashmere V Neck - Ivory XS - $99 (Sept 2021)
Mott And Bow Emma Ribbed Cotton Cashmere V Neck Review
Quince Australian Merino Wool Open Cardigan Sweater - Navy XS - $39.90 (Feb 2021)
Quince Cashmere Sweater
Quince Australian Merino Wool Cardigan With Pockets Review
Encircled The Dressy Sweatshirt - Navy XS - $154 (Nov 2018)
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Encircled The Dressy Sweatshirt Review
Mott & Bow Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater Willow in Black, $149
I love a good turtleneck in the wintertime and my black one is probably on it's last season. Actually, I said that last season, but I may be able to squeeze one more out of it. We'll see! It is not my ideal blend of fabric, so when I replace it I will definitely be factoring fabric in like this cashmere turtleneck from Mott & Bow.
Tradlands Jude Pullover Sweater, $217
A soft, light-midweight cotton sweater with honeycomb knit, the Jude Pullover from Tradlands is an absolute go-to transitional sweater that drapes beautifully!!
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