Black Suede Boots Outfit

Our family ventured down to Washington, D.C. for Thanksgiving weekend to visit Marc’s mom Bea. Upon arrival, we visited the Supreme Court and drove around the major monuments of our nation’s capital. What a grand city Washington is!

Knowing that I was looking at a five plus hour car ride with kids — followed by a tour of an austere place — I wanted to look presentable yet feel comfortable. I decided upon this JCrew knit grey dress. My over-the-knee suede Stuart Weitzman boots completed the look, keeping my legs boots outfit

Grey Outfit Ideas

If you’re a black addict like me and searching for new winter outfit ideas, considering switching things up and opting for grey. A true neutral, grey goes great with so many colors: black, maroon, darker shades of green, navy. It speaks confident, sophisticated and modern.

Describe a grey sweater outfit of yours and enter our $50 JCrew giveaway!

grey outfit ideasI fell in love with the mini-tie at the neck of this dress and its low turtleneck. I’ve since worn it for my boys school holiday concert and Christmas Day. A dress that fits right, looks nice, and feels soft and warm enough for chilly fall and winter days makes for a happy mama.winter outfit ideasSpecial thanks to Marc for wrangling the kids and snapping these photos from his iPhone at the same time!

Make sure to enter our giveaway!


JCrew Giveaway

Prize: One (1) $50 Jcrew gift card.


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  • This would make an excellent gift for my son, he loves this clothing store!

  • Sandy Klocinski

    This would make an awesome gift for my daughter!

  • Sarah Hayes

    this is one of my favorite places to shop (when I can afford it) and Id love to get something for myself

  • Natalie

    Those boots would look good with a bunch of different outfits!

  • shannon fowler

    They really have amazing pieces there. This outfit looks awesome on you.

  • EBT

    I love JCrew, the clothing lasts

  • Tiff

    Your outfit looks great! I am sure it kept you warm as well.

  • EdyeNicolesMakeup

    I love shopping at JCrew!

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  • Kimberly H

    Thanks for the chance to win love the suede boots 🙂

  • Seyma Shabbir

    I have not shopped at JCrew for a while now but I love your outfit and would love to see what they have!

    • Thank you! They always have wonderful pieces! Definitely take a look! 🙂

  • Abigail Gibson

    Looks very nice. Thank you for hosting this giveaway.

  • margaretporter

    I love the dress and the boots. You look so warm and comfortable!

    • Thanks! Love that they are cozy, but I still feel very put together in both! 🙂

  • Linda Everson

    Thanks for the giveaway.

  • cynthiac

    That look could take you anywhere from lunch with friends to a business meeting. I love it.

  • mami2jcn

    I’ve never shopped at J Crew but I’d like to try it out.

  • Leela

    Those boots are amazing.

  • calypsomeg

    Love the grey outfit dress

  • Laurie Nykaza

    The dress and boots look amazing together for winter so pretty.

  • dee jay

    i LOVE J.CREW!

  • Amber Ludwig

    That dress is AMAZING!! Perfect for seriously any fall or winter anything!! Love the neutral color and the fit is seriously gorgeous!

  • Linda G.

    I would love to shop at J Crew!!

  • dheath3

    I would love this!

  • Ken C

    My wife would love this

  • weeziestoy

    I will enter and hope to win

  • Lynette Mattke

    I’ve got a long gray duster sweater that is cozy for winter + dresses up outfits. I’d love a J Crew gift card!!!

    • Sounds lovely, Lynette! Thanks for reading!

  • MintaBoggs

    Such a beautiful outfit, I need to update my wardrobe.

  • Lisa Coomer Queen

    This is a really nice outfit. It looks nice on you. I do have a pair of gray leggings that I love wearing with just about anything. Thank you! JCrew rocks!

  • Aw! Thank you so much!!

  • Sandra Meaders

    Nice outfit idea.

  • markathy

    Classy warm outfit

  • Colleen Boudreau

    Cute outfit!

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  • laroyal06

    Those are nice boots and I love shopping at J.crew!

  • Cheryl Chervitz

    You look nice in grey, its one of my favorite colors.

  • jerseygirl137

    Love the outfit. It looks great on you.