The Pullover Sweater/Dress Combo

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I have always loved the cozy vintage feel of the pullover sweater on top of a sweet dress.  I like sweaters, I like dresses, the two together – winning!  Plus pairing your summer dresses with sweaters is a great way to transition your favorite dresses into fall.

Then Free People featured a million (or maybe three) loose-weave sweaters over dresses and slips in a summer catalog, and I thought Free People stole my style, and then I thought, yeah … I stole Taylor Swift’s style.  But also, Free People has a way of making me feel like all of the vintage and super soft sweaters and dresses currently in my closet are wholly inadequate.  Genius sales, Free People.  Genius.

Taylor Swift, Ashley Tisdale, and Alexa Chung all look picture perfect and vintage chic in their sweater/dress combos.

{1. Free People Sahara Sweater; 2. Topshop Sequin Heart Sweatshirt; 3. 3.1 Philip Lim Raglan Sleeve Pullover; 4. Viktor & Rolf Lumberjack Pullover; 5. 3.1 Philip Lim Raglan Pullover; 6.  Elizabeth & James Dottie Crochet Pullover; 7. Vince Chunky Knit Pullover; 8. T By Alexander Wang Gauze Back V-Neck Pullover; 9. Topshop Antique Floral Slip; 10. Alice and Olivia Sammie Trapeze Dress; 11. Topshop Lace Babydoll Slip}

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9 comments


  1. Valerie

    I don’t think I was a huge fan of this look until seeing it this morning! Such a great way to transition some summer dresses into fall. Love!

  2. Sarah

    Love your blog! Was looking for fall style ideas and stumbled across your post. I agree with Valerie above; I don’t know if I would have thought of this on my own, but I LOVE the idea! Thanks for the great pictures 🙂

  3. love this look – I will definitely be trying it out come fall:)

  4. Brianne

    Great idea! Like you mentioned, it is a great way to transition summer items into fall.

  5. Definitely a great way to get more wear out of your spring/summer items. Cute post!

  6. Tierra

    Where is a good place to buy this look for an affordable price ?

    • Lexi

      Target has some really great options right now! 🙂

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