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Fabulous Find of the Week: Nordstrom White Lace Top

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When it comes to wearing white during the colder months of the year, I’m all for it. So many people break out darker clothes for fall, so rocking white is such a stylish way to stand out.

For this week’s Fabulous Find, I spotted a sleeveless top in the sale section of Nordstrom that’s so great for the summer-to-fall transition. This lace trim blouse can be worn as is or layered under sweaters and coats, which makes it worth every penny.

Want to see what the top looks like? Just scroll down to check it out, as well as three cute ways to style it for early fall:

The Top:

Nordstrom lace trim babydoll tank
BP. Lace Trim Babydoll Tank in “Cream Egret” — $21.60 at Nordstrom

Outfit Inspiration

If you like this cheap and chic top, then you’re going to love the outfits we put together for inspiration. Read on to find out three stylish ways to wear this week’s Fabulous Find:

Outfit #1

Lace trim tank, printed skirt, ankle booties
Product Info: Top- Nordstrom, Ring- HSN, Bag- Overstock, Shoes- ModCloth, Skirt- YesStyle

For a casually chic look, start by pairing this Fab Find with a fitted floral print skirt. Not only are these sand-colored booties comfy, but the trendy cut-out detailing makes them perfect for early fall. Stash the essentials in a unique horse-adorned tote, then accessorize with a pretty gemstone ring to complete the ensemble.

Outfit #2

Lace trim tank, high waisted shorts, kimono, woven flats
Product Info: Top- Nordstrom, Kimono Jacket- Amazon, Shorts- Lord & Taylor, Earrings- Lord & Taylor, Shoes- ModCloth

Create a stylish summer-to-fall outfit by wearing this top with high-waisted shorts in a deep burgundy hue. A vintage-look printed kimono jacket adds the right amount of coverage, while woven flats continue the boho-chic vibe. For the finising touch, add a pair of cool statement earrings.

Outfit #3

Lace trim tank, ripped jeans, patterned flats
Product Info: Top- Nordstrom, Lipstick- Revlon, Bag- JCPenney, Necklace- ModCloth, Shoes- Coconuts, Jeans- H&M

This final outfit is casual yet cute, and perfect for a day spent on campus. Wear the top with these on-trend distressed jeans, then incorporate some print with these navy-and-white d’orsay flats. A sleek gold chevron necklace continues the bold vibe, while a dark teal crossbody bag adds a pop of color. Finish with one of my favorite fall lipsticks: Revlon’s “Black Cherry.”

Your thoughts?

What do you think of this week’s Fabulous Find? Would you buy this Nordstrom top? Which look is your favorite? How would you wear a lacy white blouse for fall? Remember to leave a comment below and tell us what you think!

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Would You Wear… a Sleeveless Coat?

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Photos: 1. Nasty Gal, 2. Victoria Beckham via Pacific Coast News, 3. Urban Outfitters

Whether you call it a sleeveless coat or a long vest, one thing’s for certain: this outerwear style is on fire. This trendy topper is a happy medium for those fall days before the real cold sets in; you get the warmth and extra cover from the elements without overheating from being bundled up in a coat.

This layering piece is a unique take on outerwear. Aesthetically, it can look like a normal coat when worn with matching long-sleeves, or it can be a dramatic accessory with a chunky sweater or turtleneck. At the moment, most versions are on the pricy side, but we think it’s just a matter of time before they start popping up at all of your favorite fast-fashion stores.

Sleeveless-Coat
Photos: 1. Steven Alan, 2. All Saints, 3. Revolve

Will you be bundling up in a sleeveless coat this fall?

Are you into sleeveless coats, or do you think they look strange? Would you wear it in a bold way, with a contrasting shirt underneath, or with a matching, monochromatic top? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

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H&M to Launch Eco-Friendly Denim Collection

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H&M Conscious Denim collection
Photos: ELLE

Fast-fashion giant H&M recently announced plans to launch an eco-friendly collection of denim. The line will be part of the retailer’s Conscious Collection label, which carries clothing made from organic and recycled materials.

According to WWD, all of the denim washes in the collection were “assessed in terms of their environmental impact, including water and energy use.” Helena Helmersson, head of sustainability at H&M, also spoke about the eco-friendly aspect of the line:

“We’ve worked hard to reduce the environmental impact from the washing processes alongside using materials that are more sustainable. The collection is full of great pieces, and proves how sustainability can equal great style.”

The 40-piece collection includes men’s, women’s, and children’s styles, priced between $20 and $50. This line consists of more than just jeans: quilted coats, sweatshirts, and beanies are part of the women’s offerings. The Conscious Denim collection launches online and in about 1,000 stores worldwide on October 2.

To tide you over until then, check out the campaign video below:

Your thoughts?

What do you think of this collection? Do you try to purchase eco-friendly clothing? Would you buy any of this denim? Let us know your thoughts by leaving  a comment!

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