Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe!

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Hi friend!

You know how you have those friends that you haven’t seen in awhile, but when

you get together you pick right up again where you left off?

Yeah – that is what this is, ok?

I can’t even tell you how much I have missed you… CAN’T EVEN!

For those of you who are new:

Hello! My name is Sharyl, and I am a Grandma of 7 who does

not want to have my style defined by my age.

The outfit I am sharing today has a few of my favorite components.

I purchased this dress/tunic last year at Ross ($16.99) .

It is knit, and I love the colors. I absolutely love combining brown

and black  (something I used to view as a big no-no)

and with the added white and grey, it makes for a super versatile piece.

The jean jacket – another staple piece in my wardrobe – is from Kohls.

Mudd Distressed Jean Jacket

The boots are from Target – I got them with a Christmas gift card (always fun!)

And they have quickly become my favorites. They work really well with jeans either

tucked in or rolled up – so cute!

Mossimo Leather Boot

Now – the tunic is a bit short to wear without leggings or jeans, so I came

up with a little fix of my own. This is especially good for those of us who

are a bit older and don’t want to wear super short skirts 😉

I purchased an elastic waste lightweight tiered skirt that I wear underneath

a couple of my shorter dresses and tops. I absolutely LOVE it! It helps

me feel more comfortable in my outfit, and I love the little bit of sass it adds..

The best part is, I bought this on Amazon for only $11.99!

And free shipping with Prime! I love me some Amazon Prime..

Vintage Tiered Chiffon Skirt

The last thing I want to mention is my necklace – I adore it..

It has my Word Of The Year on it –

Set Free.

Yes, I realize that is two words.. work with me.

I got it from an adorable Etsy Store called

Little Lighthouse

Sooo – there you have it! My wardrobe post for the week.. and my first post in how long??

(Shhh –  never ask a lady about her weight or her age )

Thanks so much for visiting me!

And if you have any tips or ideas to share, please leave a comment!

You know I love to hear from Ya’ll  ;0)

(And just an FYI – I get nothing from the links I placed above, just trying to share the info!)

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24 Comments

  1. Susan
    2 years ago

    Good to see and hear from you again. Loved everything in your post!

    Sharyl@Thelittlebrownhouse Reply:

    Whoo Hooo! My first comment! Thank you so much 😉

  2. Jessica S
    2 years ago

    Yay you’re back! And that necklace is super cute, have I seen it before?

  3. Sandy
    2 years ago

    Glad you are back! And so cute…great cute factor as my husband says to me…because that is what I am going for!

  4. Ruth kilchenman
    2 years ago

    Good to see you again, Sharyl. You look fantastic!

  5. Cheryl @ The Creative Me and My McG
    2 years ago

    so glad to see this post!! You’ve definitely been missed…as always – LOVE your STYLE!!

  6. Cindy
    2 years ago

    Happy to see a post! Love your hair!

  7. Lucinda
    2 years ago

    Yea, good to see you show up in my Feedly feed! Your hair is fabulous!
    Love the outfit too.

  8. Barbara
    2 years ago

    Awesome to see back!!! You look amazing!!!

  9. Sandy
    2 years ago

    Yay! You’re back, so nice to hear from you again! I’m totally with you on the not wanting to dress like a granny, yet I’m not quite sure how to dress without looking like I’m trying to look 20-something. I believe it’s a delicate balance, and you look great! I love boots!

  10. s
    2 years ago

    Missed your fun posts..so glad to see you back…..and love your new hairdo!!

  11. Diane | An Extraordinary Day
    2 years ago

    What a great look Sharyl
    I especially love the skirt under the tunic. What a fabulous idea!
    And are you sure you’re a granny? ‘Cause you sure don’t look like one!!

    Good to see you again! Hope your next stop isn’t such a long way off!
    Blessings!

  12. Linda
    2 years ago

    OMG – are you back for good!

  13. Judy T.
    2 years ago

    So happy to see your posts again! I just have to say, I LOVE LOVE LOVE your hair! (I’m thinking of growing mine a little bit and doing the same!) The outfit is adorable and love the boots. Please, don’t stay away so long next time!

  14. Arlene Holderness
    2 years ago

    So good to “hear” from you again! I’ve missed you!!

  15. Stacey
    2 years ago

    So cute, I love your style! Please don’t disappear again. :)

  16. Bonnie
    2 years ago

    it is great to see you posting again! I’ve missed your happy face. Great outfit!

  17. suzie
    2 years ago

    Yay! So glad you’re back. Love the outfit, I have those boots! Wore them today in fact. I am going to have to find a comfy jean jacket, mine is from Gap and is too stiff and boxy. Yours is so cute!

  18. momstheword
    2 years ago

    So fun to have you back again! You are the one who introduced me to TJ Maxx, as I recall. I had never even heard of it but you had purchased something from there and I went that very week!

    Love your hair (so cute) and that skirt is a clever idea. I am not a grandma yet, but I AM in my 50’s and I don’t want to go too short!

  19. jennifer
    2 years ago

    I was so happy to see you back. I’ve missed your blog. You look great and love your hair!!

  20. Margaret
    2 years ago

    So happy to see you again!!! You look great, and I love the outfit!!

  21. Melesa Garrison
    2 years ago

    Sharyl,
    I look for you ever so often. I was thrilled to see you on What I wore Wednesday! Nobody said anything, but you look like you have lost a lot of weight. I never thought you were over weight by any means, but you do look great!
    Way cute boots and I love what you did by adding the skirt. I have a few tunics that I love, but feel they are too short for this “Nani” to sport with leggings alone.
    Take care and come back for good, please!

  22. Josie
    2 years ago

    You’re back!!!! Happy Dance, Happy Dance!!!
    I’ve missed your blog so much. As always, you look fantastic!

  23. JoLene
    2 years ago

    Welcome back! I’ve missed you! Sure hope to see and hear more from you.

  24. Steph
    2 years ago

    So very glad I checked your blog address…welcome back and beautiful as ever! <3