Nautical Stripes

Two striped pieces snagged my attention at J. Crew recently:

Stripe sweater-skirt

Evie striped peep toe pumps

Unfortunately, neither one is to be mine. That skirt looks a little tough to wear, and at 5’10”, heels are  (sadly enough) not my friend! Still, I can’t help loving the nautical stripes, the fantastic pockets on the skirt, and the adorable peep toe/bow combo of the shoes. I’ll just have to continue loving these beauties from afar!

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  1. Leslie wrote:

    I love both of these pieces. I adore stripes, but I just cannot wear them very well!

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  2. 5'10 – wow you lucky thinking – I'm only 5ft2 – so stripes and heels are good for me!). J Crew is fantastic – I just look on the website and *sigh0

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  3. Rebecca wrote:

    Those shoes just stole my heart. I'm pretty in love with nautical stripes. I have this perfectly lightweight and flowy nautical striped sweater from JCrew that I absolutely adore. It's the perfect weight for summer evenings.

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  4. Holly wrote:

    That skirt is phenomenal! I love the pockets- the perfect touch!

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  5. bevy wrote:

    the striped heels are so adorable!

    5'10"? Wow, I always wanted to be taller.

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  6. I love that skirt– so so cute. xx

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  7. LOVE these! Stripes are fantastic – and at 5'2, I'm pretty sure I could rock those heels!

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  8. Loooove nautical stripes! Those shoes are adorable 🙂

    XX Kathryn

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  9. Ooh how interesting! You wouldn't think they could do nautical stripes any new way and there you go! Great finds!

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