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Fit Review! J.Crew Eloise Sweater Blazer

  Is it Monday already? Do you guys remember  J.Crew's Sophie Sweater Blazer I love so much I pretty much bought them in all the colors? It looks like J.Crew may be phasing it out and replacing it with the new  Eloise Sweater Blazer . I had to try it and see how it compares to the Sophie. For reference I'm 4 feet 11 inches tall and typically wear size XXS or PXS in J.Crew. I also wear size 4 in Lululemon tops. Eloise Sweater Blazer Heather Walnut Size XXS The first thing I noticed is the thinner fabric. This may not be a bad thing because the Sophie Blazer is on the heavier side and more suitable for chilly temperatures. The  Eloise  may be a piece that's easier to wear all year round. The second thing I noticed right away are the longer sleeves. I actually have them cuffed up a couple of inches. This might be an improvement depending on your preference as the sleeves on the Sophie are 7/8 lengths. The collar has been updated with rounded lapels. As for the fit- it does