The photos for this post were a little rushed and not because we were shooed away by security like last week. Well, then, what’s the hurry you ask? Where’s the fire? And that was exactly the problem, there was a fire. The complex we live in backs up to a state park and as we were taking pictures, we started to smell a fire burning and then saw smoke drifting down from the hillside. Fortunately, the fire department was quick to respond with several trucks and helicopters and the fire was quickly contained to about 2 acres with no damage to any structures.
With all that activity going on, we were a bit distracted during the shoot so my choices of photos for this post were thin. There is a blogger I follow who features at least one item from Target in every one of her posts. Katie has even named her blog Style On Target, which is obviously the inspiration for the title of this post. You should check out her blog if you are not already a follower.
Like Katie, I buy a lot of my clothing at Target, especially cardigans. I have at least a dozen from Target currently and there are many others that have come and gone. Every season or so, Target puts out a new collection and there are always so many lovely patterns or ones with embellishments from which to choose. The cardi in these photos was first on the shelves a couple of months ago.
The floral pattern and cheerful bright colors first caught my attention and I was so happy to find that it had a crew neckline. Personally, I prefer a crew neckline for my button up sweaters as opposed to a V-neck. I think that the long vertical line of the front edges of a cardigan visually lengthen me and help to de-emphasize my chest.
I also buy a lot of my clothes at Kohl’s. This top with its lovely edging detail was a recent purchase and a perfect companion for many of my cardigans. You’ll probably be seeing me wearing this top often as the weather really starts to heat up. Can you guess where I bought these olive skinnies? I bet you can’t.
I found them at Costco. I already had the same pants in black and when I saw them in olive on my last visit, I didn’t hesitate to snap them up. And I’m feeling so trendy with my lace-up flats. I’m a little worried about the light color and them getting stained but I sprayed a ton of protectant on them so I should be covered.
Since I work full-time in an office setting, I try to buy pieces that can do double-duty and be adaptable to both work or fun. In the photo above, I’ve done just that. By switching out the top for a front button blouse, the lace-ups for T-strap pumps, and unrolling the cuffs, I have a work appropriate outfit using the same sweater and pants as in the previous photos.
A sampling of my Target sweater collection and evidence of my addiction. You’ll find sweaters from Macy’s, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, and New York & Co in my closet as well.
Now, onto the Powers The Flower link up for this week. My featured contributor from last week’s link up is Osy from Style Diary By Osy. I have a soft spot in my heart for floral and lace (remember seeing it here and here?) and Osy’s brightly colored skirt looks fabulous with the lace top.
What’s your fashion addiction? Like me, are you eagerly anticipating Target’s next sweater collection? I hope there’s a floral pattern or two in it.
Let’s connect. Subscribe to me, write to me, follow me, friend me, pin me … all options are available and waiting for you. I look forward to hearing from you.