Several of you will love this post...the true confession...the humbling admission...but, hopefully, also love the open mind! When JILL and ADRIENNE hosted their HOW I WEAR MY SNEAKERS posts, I boldly told them I did not see myself joining in with this trend. But, I began to scroll from picture to picture and when I saw how fun and fashionable women of a certain age looked while wearing the sneakers, well, I just had to give sneakers new consideration.
So, here I am, girls...eating my sneakers, not my hat, and wishing I had been here earlier. I love them! In fact, I am wearing three things in this outfit I normally do not wear.
Sneakers, Horizontal Stripes, and lace!
Maybe something is in my water!
Upon deciding to give sneakers consideration, I headed to Macy's and arrived right when the doors opened. That way I could have a section of the shoe department to myself. I was surrounded by sneakers...some fashionable, some athletic, some both. I thought I had every style in the shoe department. Converse was ruled out quickly because my feet looked like a platypus nose. I narrowed it down to
I was about to go with the Kensie when one of the shoe salesmen brought me these GUESS SNEAKERS...
Once on my feet, I knew they were the ones...I love the gray knit and the comfortable feel. When I travel to Houston next weekend, these will come along! My husband even liked them which was a real surprise to me. So, I am on board with sneakers! And encourage the rest of you to join us!
Finally, the reason I styled this outfit with the lace cardigan is the shirt actually includes touches lace in the design. The lace on each side is slimming as well. You can see the sale price HERE is very reasonable!
I hope you enjoy the rest of the bloggers on VISIBLE MONDAY...and that you have a wonderful Monday also! Also, linking with MONDAY MINGLE!!
NOW, Time for Fashion Flash!
Melanie at Society Wellness is our hostess this week for Fashion Flash. Just click HERE to read some of the best articles for fashion, health, and beauty. Melanie always has health information about our daily needs for vitamins and the benefits!
Today, I am flashing back to some great advice I found from a professional wardrobe consultant. Join the fabulous bloggers of FASHION FLASH!