Buffalo Check Vest

Happy Wednesday! I am so happy it’s hump day because it’s already been one hell of a week and I am already mentally & physically exhausted. 

I did most of my shopping the day before Thanksgiving since sales had already hit the stores. Although there were a million and one sales (and every single one of them tempted me) I just had to go to J.Crew. This season I’ve definitely been leaning more towards Banana Republic than J.Crew. I barely purchased anything from their fall collection and just about purchased everything from Banana’s fall collection. But, with J.Crew’s new arrivals, I fell back in love. 
So on Wednesday night I made my way to the SoHo store and went a little crazy…and of course justified everything. I picked up two pairs of jeans (girls got to wear pants!). A bunch of button downs (I can wear them to work and layer them under everything!). A gorgeous skirt (Perfect for the Holidays!). And a new vest (I collect them…). 
Ok, I’m totally being dramatic, but I consider it a talent being able to justify every purchase as if I really needed another vest. I have to say though out of all of my excursion vests, the buffalo check is proving to be my favorite. I love the red & navy color and I love that it’s a printed vest. Definitely not going to be the last time you see this on the blog. 

Outfit Details
Vest: J.Crew. Sweater: J.Crew (old, similar here and here). Shirt: J.Crew. Denim: J.Crew. Shoes: C.Wonder. Bag: Botkier. Earrings: BaubleBar (bottom pearl linked, top stud sold out, similar here). Sunnies: Ray-Ban
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  1. Stacie Seidman
    December 3, 2014 / 2:19 PM

    I'm so glad I'm not the only one who justifies my clothes and accessories hoarding! I know I didn't NEED to buy five dresses last week, but they were FOUR DOLLARS each! Lol!
    Loving this outfit, you have a fantastic handbag collection!

  2. Heidi D.
    December 3, 2014 / 4:10 PM

    I have been stalking this vest online for weeks and I LOVE it on you! Great bag and booties too. Perfect layered look.

    Heidi D.


  3. Lenya
    December 3, 2014 / 5:59 PM

    That vest is amazing! Well I am with Stacie, I know I didn't need to buy all the stuff, but I am a collector, see (that's sounds so much better than hoarder, lol) You look great and I love the layering here.

  4. December 3, 2014 / 8:48 PM

    I love how you styled this vest with a statement necklace and a button down! Such a cute outfit and you look so pretty!


  5. Michaela
    December 3, 2014 / 9:13 PM

    It's easy to justify purchases when they're as great as those! Love the vest and the sparkly top!

    Michaela || The Monogrammed Midwesterner

  6. December 4, 2014 / 2:07 AM

    Hello Linda! Everything you get I like and that buffalo check vest is super adorable. I love your style very much. Everything you wear is so practical yet super stylish.

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