Review: Wool, bling and a sweater

A week ago, I woke up at 4AM, begged for a ride to the closest Greyhound station, waited 30 minutes for a late Greyhound bus and ended up in NYC at 7AM, sixth in line (in freezing weather may I add) for the opening of the J.Crew sample sale.ebelandi_jcrew_sample_nyc_nov16_1 ebelandi_jcrew_sample_nyc_nov16_2 ebelandi_jcrew_sample_nyc_nov16_4ebelandi_jcrew_sample_nyc_nov16_3

Five hours later, I came out of the store with cute finds, new “sample shopper friends” and a few dollars less in my purse.
ebelandi_jcrew_sample_nyc_nov16_5I’ve already shared previous sample sale shopping experience on this blog before. As always, the moment I always find enticing is when you “discover” one-of-a-kind items that are not quite the final production apparel available in the regular stores.

This trip, I found a cute jeweled sweater. Little did I know that the sweater has been offered in retail stores in a different color (see it on Jcrewismyfavstore). My review below:

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Visit Philly – Sckullkill River Trail

Always relaxing to enjoy the view along the Sckullkill river trail, close to the boathouse trail.

ebelandi_philly_schuykill_river_1 top (old)/jeans (old)

Review: Riley Pleated Cuff Shirt

I saw those pretty sleeves and hit the “Buy” button! Review below. In case you wonder, the skirt and shoes I have on are J.Crew oldies. There’s an updated version of the houndstooth skirt that I will review next week, stay tuned!

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Review: Huxley Bootie

I love booties and Tory Burch offers some of the highest quality leather boots so I was very excited to see the Huxley on sale. I ordered both colors and am undecided as to which to keep, help me!

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