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Athleta Brooklyn Ankle Pant Petite

Last month I tried on the Brooklyn Ankle Pant at the Athleta store in size 0. Here's the link of my review in case you missed it. The length was too long on me so I ordered it in petite 0 from the website. It finally arrived and I wore it out today. I love it so much I placed another order for a pair in black. The 25 inch length is perfect!  Brooklyn Ankle Pant  Size 0P  I'm wearing my Allbirds wool runners here, but I'm thinking once it is a little warmer and when we can all go outside again without any worries, these will look great with my Birkenstocks . In case anyone is interested my bag is Coach Duffle 20 . It's currently 30% off with code MARCH30 . Sadly the coupon ends tonight. I also placed an order for the  Studio Jogger  in black and gray. I figure since I'll be working from home for a while, I need some more comfy lounge pants. 😊 I'm really excited for these. The reviews are amazing and the length is petite friendly. Plus

Fit Review Friday! Banana Republic Faux Fur Bomber

Happy Friday! Banana Republic is offering an extra 60% off sale styles today. I tried on this super cute faux fur bomber at the store recently.  For reference I'm 4 feet 11 inches and typically a size PXS/XS in Banana Republic. Size 4 in Lululemon tops and size XXS/PXS in Athleta tops. I was pretty impressed with how soft the faux fur is. I'm wearing size XS here and it works because the style of the jacket is cropped. The bomber look is something that never really goes out of style in my opinion and I like the ribbed cuffs and hem. The thick collar is also also a nice touch. The jacket hits at the hip and does not cover the bum. This jacket is semi fitted and very comfortable in the size XS. The PXS would have been a little bit more fitted on me, but they didn't have it at the store. The fit is slouchy in a cute teddy bear way. The sleeves are as always too long on me. I did not go home with this mainly because the camel color is never a shade I re

Banana Republic Friends & Family Event!

Banana Republic is having their Friends & Family promotion right now. If you're a cardmember use code BRCARDFF  for 50% off regular priced items. 30% off leather, suede, silk, and cashmere. For reference I'm 4 feet 11 and wear a size PXXS in this wool blend twill peacoat . Petite Wool Blend Twill Peacoat size PXXS The fit is pretty spot on. Hits at the hip. Sleeves are the perfect length. The style is really cute. I love the stripe twill pattern that runs diagonally. It comes with a collar tab that is removable. It's a cute detail but probably something I would never use. Removable tab. I'm not even sure what to call it to be honest! I love how the back of the jacket looks. The waist is accentuated and looks very pleasing with the button placement. The fit is very comfortable. The wool is soft. The jacket is fully lined. The pocket placement is a little awkward. It's off to the side and the only way to place your hands in is s

Review J.Crew Lightweight Sweater Blazer

Hope everyone had a great weekend! Happy Easter to those who celebrate it. We had some friends visit from New York and ate way too much food. I'll have to write a post about it! J.Crew Sophie Lightweight Sweater Blazer Today I have for you the new J.Crew Sophie Lightweight Sweater Blazer. I have the fall winter version in 2 colors and decided to try the new version that's great for spring and air conditioned summer.  For reference I'm 4 feet 11 inches tall and typically a size PXS or XXS in sweaters/tops.  For this sweater blazer I'm wearing a size XXS. This sweater runs true to size in my opinion. I like the casual look of the sweater. If you want a more fitted look size down one size.  The question that I really wanted to know the answer to - is the sweater really thinner than the fall/winter version? The answer is - yes, but only ever so slightly. It's made out of cotton, polyester and wool. It's definitely very soft to touch

Fit Review Friday! Ivviva Ready To Roll Pant!

Happy Friday everyone! Just have a short fit review for you all. I received a tip on Instagram to try the Ready To Roll Pant from Ivviva. I purchased them in black in size 12. Sometimes being this petite has its advantages. I for one do not mind wearing girls clothing. They fit better, and cost only a fraction of the adult version. For reference I'm 4 feet 11 and typically a size 4 in Lululemon bottoms. In Ivviva, a size 12 fit comfortably. Ready To Roll Pant Black Size 12 The length fits my short 26 inch inseam perfectly. The waist is comfortable, I did not find it to be too loose or too tight. These do not have a drawstring, which I'm actually fine with. Sometimes the drawstring makes my waist look too bulky. The fabric is soft rulu and right now all three colors are on sale for $44! These come in a pretty heathered grape and herringbone black. My one and only gripe with these sweat pants are the pockets. They flare out a little bit at times. If I lean f

Fit Review Friday! Athleta Easy Cozy Karma Jacket Petite

Happy Friday everyone! I've come down with a cough since I got back from NYC. Sherlock is sitting next to me as I type up this blog post. It's so funny the way he reacts to noises. I was watching The Walking Dead the other day and he's sitting there watching along with me. The walkers come on and started to growl in the weird hissing noise they kind of make and his ears flew back and his eyes got a bit wide. He's just so cute. This week I want to share my latest purchase from Athleta. I've been after something in a red burgundy color for a while and found the  Easy Cozy Karma Jacket in cassis. I've been wearing it non stop ever since I bought it. The name is spot on. It's super soft and soooooo cozy. For reference I'm 4 feet 11 inches tall and typically wear a size 2 in Scuba Hoodies. Here I'm wearing a size PXS and it is a relaxed fit on me. Easy Cozy Karma Jacket in Cassis Size PXS  The front and the back both have a scoo