J Crew perfect cable sweater (HO15, $98) runs XXS – XL (E5683) and petite PXXS – PL (E6270). Color choices are bright lemon, bright ocean (cobalt), natural, navy and wildfire (red). Online description says 100% lambswool. Tag inside the sweater says 100% wool. Dry clean.
Size M – natural – J. Crew has moved away from drapey, loose, drop-shoulder silhouettes to much shorter and tighter sweaters this season. For that reason, I decided to go straight for a M, instead of S.
My jeans are Loft’s modern straight in skinny ankle (28), now made as the modern skinny high waist ankle jeans ($69.50).
Shoes are the Factory medallion kitten heels (now $49.99). They’re an addtl 40% off today with EXTRA40.
Button detail. It’s on both shoulders. The buttons are functional, so unbutton or or two othem to easily get the asweater over your head and avoid makeup transfer.
The M gives some draping and didn’t feel too tight or too loose. There’s also room for me to wear another shirt under, if I want. I like the weave.
When I tried on the perfect cable, I thought of the zip cable sweater from 2011. The zip cable is 100% cotton.
Also currently available is the perfect cable sweater in speckled wool ($98) and…
Macy’s Friends & Family sale kicked off yesterday online. As of today, it’s also good in-store.