Hello beautiful friends! It has been a while, hasn't it? Big things have been happening at Fruit of the Vine that have required our full attention, but today, I am BACK with another blog to talk to you about holiday outfits! Can you believe the holiday season is officially upon us? I know we say it sneaks up on us every year, but I feel that statements rings true this year more than ever. With the holiday season comes all the fun festivities that we love, but it can also be an overwhelming season. There's a lot of hustle and bustle that accompanies the holiday shopping, baking, gatherings, and events. However, having the right outfit for the occasion can ease your stress and give you the confidence boost you need to look and feel polished and put together no matter what comes your way! These new arrivals at Fruit of the Vine Boutique are great options for every holiday occasion, so let's take a look at some of the looks that you can create with them.
Our Bell Sleeve Sweater is the picture of elegance. Available in black and white, this sweater is luxuriously soft, sophisticated, modern, and overall, a very flattering piece. The solid coloration and sleek knit make this sweater ultra versatile and thus effortless to style. And did I mention the fabric? It is so incredibly soft it feels like wearing a cloud! I've styled the black sweater with our super trendy raw hem Cropped Kick Flare Jeans in taupe for a fashionable and more casual option. This outfit would look great with your favorite dressy sneakers or a cute wedge boot. A simple pair of classic Pearl Studs and our Pyrite Necklace with Gold Hoop Accents are all you need to subtly enhance your look. Beth wore the white sweater with our Spanx Midnight Flare Jeans and Monica Mules from Charlie Paige. With accessories from Julie Vos, this look was equally casual yet oh-so chic! This look is polished and perfect for the woman looking for a dressy casual option for the
Next is our Ruffle Trimmed Mixed Print Blouse and Magenta Corset Pants. I am in LOVE with this outfit! The feminine details of the top are absolutely divine. The ruffle accents add a lovely hint of texture and visual intrigue while the mixed print creates a statement that is sure to turn heads. The notched neck and button down design of this top gives it a classic feel making it a splendid formal option. The corset pants feature a unique ribbed/pleated waist that helps define the waistline and flatter your figure. The pants feature a wide leg design for comfort and flow and functional pockets. For accessories, our Ink + Alloy Greta Oval Circle Drop Earrings emphasize the drama of the outfit without being too much while the Kendra Scott Cailin Crystal Pendant Necklace in Gold Purple Crystal is the perfect dainty finishing touch that complements the top while letting it speak for itself. Because the pieces themselves are the statement, these accessories accentuate them and let them shine. Worn with heels or boots, this outfit can be elevated to a fabulous formal option. Together, the top and pants. are striking! While not set in traditional Christmas colors, this outfits screams Christmas to me. There is something so festive and fun about this outfit without being so on-the-nose. It is the perfect option for the woman who is going for an indirect yet still totally festive look.
There is something so Christmasy to me about embellishments and sparkle on clothing, and our Lantern Sleeve Knit Cardigan is no exception! This elegant cardigan features a rich forest green coloration and a thick, plush knit that is so cozy and soft. It has a v-neck design and three crystal embellished front buttons that add just the right amount of sparkle to your look. This cardigan can be effortlessly styled for countless looks. Wear it over a fitted white turtleneck with jeans for a cozy look, over a dress for a dress like our Floral Smocked Neck Ruffle Dress for a formal look, buttoned with a tank underneath for a casual look, and so much more! This cardigan looks beautiful no matter how you style it and will easily become one of the most-reached-for pieces in your winter wardrobe.
Finally, nothing says Christmas to me quite like the luxurious look and feel of rich velvet. Meet our Shirred Velvet Dress - aka the most perfect holiday dress to ever exist! This dress features an asymmetrical neckline and tiered skirt that flatters your figure with a babydoll silhouette. The puff sleeves add a touch of regality that will have you looking and feeling positively divine. The puff sleeve can be worn on the shoulder for classic charm or off the shoulder for alluring appeal. Perfect for family photos, Christmas services at church, holiday parties, and every occasion in between, you are sure to turn heads in this dress! Pair it with tights and your favorite heels/boots, or wear a pair of knee-high boots like our Diba True Full Suede Knee High Boots for extra leg coverage that will have you stepping out in style! Complete with dainty gold jewelry like our Luxe Cross Necklace and Essential Links Bracelet from Erin Gray, this outfit is sure to wow!
These new arrivals get all the heart eyes from me and I hope they give you outfit inspiration for all your festivities this Christmas season! Give them a try, I’m sure you’ll love them as much as I do!