I've written about them before but my love for the Old Navy linen blend pants has no end. This year they come in tall and petite, they also come in more colors.
I already own black , navy , tan and a dark teal. This year I have purchased white , a light teal and a denim style. I delayed my purchase this year because it was still cool in Memphis and unfortunately I missed out on the pink. If anyone has a pair just not working out in XL please let me know!
So recently I wore my white pants with a lightweight sweater to work for casual Friday. I had the bf take this pic right when I got home.
I don't think I'll wear those shoes with these again but oh well. The point I'm making here is that I was super casual.
I left the office a little later than usual and we had 7:30pm symphony tickets, so not a lot of time to change it up but I wanted to be more dressy. So I swapped out the jewelry, purse and shoes and threw on a murfee. Ta-da, instant comfortably dressy:
Memphis friends, you can expect to see me out and about a lot on the look this summer. Plus it will be a nice way to utilize the murfees.
One note I do want to make is I am a firm believer in sizing up when wearing white. White if stretched will become see through, it is also less forgiving figure wise. I don't feel going up a size makes me look bigger and I'm certainly a lot less conscious. As a plus size girl I was afraid of white for the longest time but any color clothing can be slimming when worn properly, what's not slimming is being a stuffed sausage in clothes, even if they are black.
Last year I had the pants dry cleaned. This year I've been washing and I must say, I just prefer how the look when dry cleaned, plus the do shrink a little in the dryer. Since the white are big I might throw in the dryer a few times.
Because I bought this pair in store they are regular length but I have the waist band unfolded and worn low, I'm 5'10 and wearing a low heal in each pic. I can wait for the talls I ordered online to arrive. And oh, please cross your fingers they make more colors!