Barefoot Dreams circle cardigan

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I loved reading through all your comments in my Nordstrom Sale reviews post! It gave me a better idea of what types of pieces you guys are interested in (comfy athleisure and work-appropriate items for the win), and I’ll definitely be sharing more reviews on those fronts. If you had left a question about something, I’m having some technical difficulties responding on my last post, so please just let me know again below!

Amongst your comments, one of the most mentioned pieces by far was the Barefoot Dreams cardigan. This brand has an avid following for their oh-so-cozy plush cardigans that “feel like you’re wearing a hug,” in the words of a reader! Their materials are more casual like loungewear, but you can dress it up a bit with jeans and a pretty cami.

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For our flight last weekend, I swapped in my trusty Zella live-in leggings and flat loafers, and got the workout of my life sprinting like a madwoman through the Amsterdam airport (the terminal transfer line there is no joke!). Another thing I love about the live-in leggings is that the knees do not stretch out on me, even after a long day of sitting. So many of my other, older leggings have baggy pouches around that area – never again!

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Barefoot Dreams cardigans especially make a great gift for busy moms or expecting moms – my friends in those categories basically live in them, plus the Bobeau fleece wrap (last styled on me here). Fit wise, however, many of BD’s styles are oversized and and unfortunately don’t come in petite sizing like Bobeau does. Their cozy chic circle cardigan included in the sale is the only style I’ve tried that wasn’t overwhelming, although some petite ladies may still find this to be too long in size XS/S (note I have the sleeves cuffed up).

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A quick note about this satiny cami – it’s a simple but elegant top that’s good for layering. I have another outfit coming showing how I’ve styled this differently in a more refined look. The cream is a little sheer (so wear a nude bra or pasties under), but the other colors don’t have an issue. The straps are adjustable which I always appreciate, and it’s actually machine-washable but I would handwash to prolong the life of the lace trim. I hope some of you were able to grab it after my Instagram post, before sizes dwindled down!

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  1. Yes! Love the look of that sexy cami with a barefoot dreams cardigan.
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    Posted 7.20.17 Reply
  2. Mizeats wrote:

    Love all these looks, Jean! They are comfortable and casual… and I adore the neutral palate!

    Posted 7.20.17 Reply
  3. Joy Luu wrote:

    You seriously look so good in the cardigan! Really want to buy one now haha

    Posted 7.20.17 Reply
  4. Unknown wrote:

    Love that top and cardigan! Obsessed.

    Posted 7.19.17 Reply
  5. Aw… that cardigan looks so soft, unfortunately nordies is out of my size!

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  6. That cardigan is a dream!

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  7. Love that airport travel outfit!! Looks so comfy yet chic and versatile! <3 - Jennifer Jang

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  8. Virgo903 wrote:

    Ur outfits always exude class & elegance yet are always modern & youthful! Thx for showing such great combos!

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  9. Ahhh your your entire airport look is too perfect!

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  10. Rena Soly wrote:

    Love the Zella live in leggings! Waiting for mine to arrive!!

    Posted 7.19.17 Reply
  11. As a petite gal like yourself, I could use some recs for undergarments to wear camis like this…so make it look so good.

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  12. Farah wrote:

    Bought the cardigan! I got lucky with it. I went to the store but they don't have the color I wanted (stone). Definitely buttery soft which made me want it even more. I was shopping online pretty much all day Monday. They were also sold out but I kept checking in. Then voila, XS/S in stone became available again so I snagged one. Yay!

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  13. Anonymous wrote:

    I’ve been loving your recent neutral color outfits! Especially the comfy and work casual appropriate ones. The lace on the cami looks a bit delicate (from a small picture on the site it looks fuzzy almost). I’d love to read a short review of it.

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  14. So in love with that cardigan! I need one for when it gets cooler!

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  15. Jocelle Tiu wrote:

    I love all your choices, Jean! I am petite like you at 5'2". I would purchase all the items myself (if I have the financial resources), but I am a stay at home mother of 2 with limited shopping money. My favorite out of your picks is the Barefoot Dreams cozy cardigan. I love & live in them during fall & winter seasons!

    I hope to win your giveaway! Thank you for the opportunity. I love your simple yet elegant & classic style as always.

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  16. I would love to add the barefoot dreams cardigan to my wardrobe.

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  17. Erinhof wrote:

    Love the cardi! I'm going to order one.

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  18. Erinhof wrote:

    Love the cardi! I'm going to order one.

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  19. Such a beautiful cardigan! Love the color!

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  20. I love the neutral tones in this outfit!

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  21. Samantha wrote:

    Love your picks! I'm hoping I can get my hands on a Barefoot Dreams circle cardigan in my size! They sell out so fast.

    Posted 7.19.17 Reply
  22. Love this look!

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  23. Those split booties are amazing. I love that you'd be able to wear them in the summer too. Need!

    Posted 7.19.17 Reply
  24. Lorraine wrote:

    I love the Sam Edelman boots!

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  25. tina wrote:

    love your picks! do you have a favorite pair of jeans that you bought from the sale? i'm petite like you so it's hard to find the right ones.. it's always too loose around the knee. thanks for your help and always enjoy reading your updates and thoughts!

    Posted 7.19.17 Reply
  26. Wanni wrote:

    Love the casual and basic looks!

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  27. Diana wrote:

    That cardi looks like it would pair with just about anything! Love how comfy it looks too 🙂

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    Posted 7.18.17 Reply
  28. Love these looks!

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  29. So beautiful outfits, i love your style
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  30. Deasy wrote:

    That cardigan and lace cami combo is so cute! Comfy yet elegant, ya know 🙂

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  31. That cardigan is lovely! I love cardigans as well and the latest sale has been really kind to us with the choices! I think this brand is lovely and I'd love to check out more of their products!

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  32. Thank you for the posts on the N sale. It's a big help for all the petite girls. I am 5'2"!! I was thinking about going to Amsterdam and Belgium. Can you do a post on what your favorite things to do in Amsterdam? Restaurants , tours , etc.

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  33. Such a cool and cozy outfit <3

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  34. Your Barefoot Dreams cardigan is gorgeous – I absolutely love the shade!

    I hope you're having a lovely Tuesday,
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  35. Enn Franco wrote:

    These heels are oh so cool! And I love this nude color!

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  36. I love a good pair of neutral color mules! <3 I love your luggage as well!

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  37. Love the cardigan! I'm always a sucker for a cozy cardigan and will definitely be looking into the Barefoot Dreams one.

    Curious if you tried the Rag and Bone skinny jeans in the dark wash during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale? I had my eye on it but was not sure about the fit and fabric. Would love to see a review of those!

    Posted 7.17.17 Reply
  38. Perfect transitional outfit for traveling. It looks great on you!

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  39. Doh. Might have to get this cardigan now. Is it loose in the sleeves? I had when the arms are too tight — makes it hard to layer.

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  40. Vivian wrote:

    Where is the bag on the floor from? Looks cute

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  41. Anonymous wrote:

    Would love to know where the bag next to your luggage is from. I'm looking for a good airplane back to accompany my carry-on!

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  42. Loved this! Those nude shoes are everything♥

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  43. Love the neutral color palette!

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  44. Love this look. By the way, what nail color are you wearing?

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  45. Brittany wrote:

    LOVE the cards. Looks so perfect for fall!

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  46. Julia wrote:

    Thanks for the review! I've been trying so many different kinds of cardigans ranging from $25 from Zara to $100+ from Club Monaco/J.Crew. They are usually hit or miss depending the style even with the same brand. I can't wait to try Barefoot Dreams for the "soft hugging feel"!

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  47. Keri H wrote:

    Looks like such a cozy outer piece!

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  48. Joling wrote:

    I got this cardigan, too. It looks so stylish on you.

    xo, Joling
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  49. Ahhh, love this outfit so much!! I love neutrals and you look great!

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