Happy Veteran's Day!
Okay, so I think my closet is
reaching its limit. My drawers are barely closing and I still have one
last item to get for the Basics Challenge - the jewel toned blouse.
Yesterday, I went to Old Navy looking for a chambray button-down shirt
and ended up with this light taupe brown boyfriend cardigan. On the other hand, I managed to score this denim shirt at JCPenney
for only $10! I wasn't sure if the chambray shirt should be light or
dark, but I think darker denim has always looked better on me. I'm
starting to really love this St. John's Bay brand that JCP carries - all
of their button-down shirts fit perfectly on me without any gaping at
the bust. I already have two of their plaid shirts.
couple of the challengers posted some really informative resources on
the challenge Facebook group that I want to share with you:
Mary Munkelwitz posted a great link for determining which colors look best on you:
Apparently, I'm a deep winter. Yay for jewel tone colors!
Becky Ratliff Podhajsky posted this awesome link about one of my favorite stores of all time:
love the discount scheduling info! Since today was Tuesday, I had to
check out the Target clearance section and found a great sweatshirt for only
I learn so much from these challenges - which is why you should sign up for the Build Your Basics Wardrobe Challenge if you haven't already!