The Adventure Starts Here: Stitch Fix #3 & A Halloween Costume Party Link-Up!

Monday, October 19, 2015

Stitch Fix #3 & A Halloween Costume Party Link-Up!

I received my third Stitch Fix last week.  Since I was leaving the next day for a weekend away, I had to immediately try on and photograph all the pieces... please excuse my "day 2" hair!  I have to say that I was quite pleased with this "fix".  I liked most of the pieces and as for the one I didn't, I still understood why my stylist chose it.  I tried to include as much information as possible in hopes to help anyone that's considering trying it out.  If you do order a fix, I'd love it if you used my referral link :)  Here's what they sent me...

Kate Boyfriend Jean - Size 10 ($78)

Honestly, I was surprised when I saw a pair of jeans in my fix.  I had returned a pair of boyfriend jeans from a previous fix.  I'm not sure if I would have called these boyfriend jeans, but whatever they call them, I liked them.  My stylist suggested cuffing them to wear with ankle booties.  I think I need to practice, cause I'm not sure if I'm doing it right!  Are my cuffs to wide, am I making them too short... please give me advice!  While I practice, I figure that they would look cute un-cuffed with flats too.   

Sammie Plaid Infinity Scarf ($34)

I love scarves and I don't have one in these colors.  I really love how it looks so "Fall"!  I also like that it's an infinity scarf that sits close to my neck.  I find some infinity scarves are a little loose and hang funny.  I decided to keep it :)

Gideon Polka Dot Sweater - Size Large ($68)

I liked how the sweater fit, even though I'm used to wearing looser and flowier sweaters.  I also liked that it was different than everything else in my closet... I usually choose solids or stripes, so the polka dot was different for me.  I wasn't sold on it initially, but the more I kept looking at the photos and after asking for some input, I decided I wanted to keep this sweater as well. 

Ladera Open Cardigan - Size Large ($68)

I actually liked this sweater.  But the length of it makes me think I would wear it most with leggings as a loungewear type item.  And I'd rather spend less on something I will just be lounging in.  If I had liked the 5th piece, I probably would have kept this just to get the discount.  

Lei Open Drape Cardigan - Size Large ($78)

While I really dislike this sweater and how it looks on me, I was actually optimistic about it when I saw it in the box.  I had pinned this sweater, so I know why my stylist chose it.  But it just added so much bulk to me and does nothing for me at all!  This is definitely going back!

Here's a breakdown of the items I received, how much they cost, and what I kept vs. returned:
Kate Boyfriend Jean - $78 (KEPT)
Sammie Plaid Infinity Scarf - $34 (KEPT)
Gideon Polka Dot Sweater - $68 (KEPT)
Ladera Open Cardigan - $68 (RETURNED)
Lei Open Drape Cardigan - $78 (RETURNED)

If you are interested in signing up for Stitch Fix, I would really appreciate it if you used my referral link!

What do you think?  Did I make the right choices?

Speaking of fashion, I want to let you all know about a super fun Halloween link-up I will be co-hosting with some super amazing blogging friends!  This Halloween Costume Party Link-Up is the perfect way to share your little ones in their costumes and recap your Halloween and trick or treating fun! The link-up will officially be open on Thursday, October 29th.  If you don't have a blog, but still want to participate and share, make sure to use the hashtag #COSTUMEPARTY15!  - don't forget the !.  


  1. Great choices!! Love the polka dotted sweater! I haven't tried stitch fix yet. I keep thinking about it but just not sure about it.

  2. I am fairly certain I am the only blogger who hasn't tried Stitch Fix. I love what they sent you though! I think you should pair the polka dotted sweater with a bright colored scarf for a pop of color!

  3. I'm thinking your cuff on the boyfriend jeans is spot on! Looks so great! I think they are my favorite from this box! That scarf is pretty fab too though! :) what a fun link up!!

  4. Nope! Stephanie I am right there with you. I haven't tried Stitch Fix yet, either. I love the jeans and the scarf!!

  5. Love the jeans. I haven't tried Stitch Fix yet, I'll spend an arm and a leg on clothes for H but when it comes to me and I'm super cheap and it has to be on super sale! But I love my expensive purses...I make no sense.

  6. I think those are the same jeans that they sent me the distressed version of and I love them. I think the cuffs look great! I wear them cuffed with sandals a ton, but haven't tried it with booties yet. I'll do that next.

  7. I love those jeans and polka dot sweater!! It's been awhile since I've got my fix on, i may need to schedule me another one and very soon!!

  8. LOVE the scarf! Though I'm sure you're not surprised about that one lol. I also love the jeans! I think I may ask for jeans each fix because I love the styles that they send and honestly, for jeans, they seem pretty affordable!


Blogging tips