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Whenever Carly and I meet up, we usually just look at each other and laugh. Nine times out of ten, we’re wearing some type of coordinating outfit! Take Wednesday morning, for example. Carly and I met up for breakfast (breakfast dates before work are seriously the best!) at Sarabeth’s and were planning to do a fun shoot with our matching santa hats afterwards before I headed into the office. There were almost tears when we met up in front of The Plaza… Plaid skirts, navy tights, sweaters, monogrammed crossbody bags, navy suede shoes, etc. I think we’re as close to twinning as humanly possible, without actually wearing the same thing. Honestly, the only thing we planned on matching was our hats. (We later realized that she has my Vineyard Vines skirt and I have her J.Crew skirt. #closecall)

I’m so happy with the way the photos turned out… They’re so festive and fun and capture how magical the city is during the holiday season. We look like Santa’s Little Helpers! When I splurged on this Santa Hat a few weeks ago, I didn’t realize how much I would actually wear it. I just loved it so much and knew I had to have it! (Even if just for a dress form decoration in my bedroom!) But I’ve been sporting it on the commute to work, running errands on the weekend, you name it. It’s so cute! It’s currently on sale and then an extra 25% off so if you’ve been lusting after it, nows the time to get it!

PS: If you’re in New York over the holidays, you have to check out the fountain in front of The Plaza! Once the water is drained from the fountain, it’s filled with Fraser Firs. So pretty! The perfect backdrop for festive photos.

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What I’m Wearing…
Kate Spade Santa Hat (only $66 right now with code JINGLE25!)
Theory Camel Coat (on sale!)
525 America Sweater (also available here & here!)
Vineyard Vines Plaid Skirt (old, similar here, here, & here!)
J.Crew Super Opaque Tights
C.Wonder Pumps (old, similar here & here!)
Ralph Lauren Bag
Kate Spade Bow Ring (old, similar here!)
J.Crew Bow Necklace (old, but this one is almost identical and this one is under $8!)
Kate Spade Bauble Necklace (old, similar here & here!)

Carly’s Outfit Details…
Kate Spade Santa Hat
J.Crew Peacoat
J.Crew Sweater
J.Crew Gingham Shirt
J.Crew Vest
J.Crew Skirt (old, similar here)
J.Crew Tights
Jack Rogers Booties (old, similar here)
Bauble Bar Necklace (sold out, similar here)
Gigi New York Bag

Photos by Bekka Palmer

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Right now all Kate Spade sale items are an extra 25% off! Here are some of my favorites… (PS: It’s not too late to receive them by Christmas!)

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27 Comments

  1. 12.19.14
    Marissa mason commented:

    Beautiful outfits!! Thanks for sharing! The skirts are such a fun staple even after the holidays! 🙂

  2. 12.19.14
    Laura Mitbrodt commented:

    You guys look so cute! I love the plaid
    xo
    http://www.laurajaneatelier.com

  3. 12.19.14
    Wishes & Reality commented:

    You girls are too cute! Loving the plaid and the fun hat:)

    Heidi D.
    http://www.wishesandreality.com

  4. 12.19.14

    You two are so cute.

  5. 12.19.14
    Courtney commented:

    Ya’ll are adorable! I love your skirts! 🙂

    champagneandcitylights.com

  6. 12.20.14
    Natali commented:

    You both look so cute and festive! Lovely outfit!

    http://lartoffashion.blogspot.com

  7. 12.20.14
    Ilia Mura commented:

    These outfits are so pretty and festive – definitely Christmas party material

  8. 12.20.14
    Prudence Yeo commented:

    Both of you look

  9. 12.20.14
    Prudence Yeo commented:

    Both of you look so cute, love your preppy chic outfits!
    Prudence
    http://www.prudencepetitestyle.wordpress.com

  10. 12.20.14

    You both look adorable- I love this Preppy Christmas look ! Merry Christmas to you both!

  11. 12.20.14
    Lauren commented:

    Haha, my best friend and I do that all the time . You two look very cute. Lovely post!

    Lauren
    http://Www.spacebyLV.com

  12. 12.20.14
    Meagan commented:
  13. 12.20.14
    Jeanne commented:

    Amazing pics! Such an inspiring post!
    ♥♥♥
    Jeanne
    http://fashionmusingsdiary.com

  14. 12.20.14
    Ashley commented:

    I love this little photo shoot, super cute!

  15. 12.21.14
    Emily commented:

    I love this! My best friend and I always do the same thing!
    Emily
    adorableandaffordable.weebly.com

  16. 12.22.14
    Andrea commented:

    These photos are too cute Jess! Love the matching outfits…you both have great taste…and now I have an idea what I’m wearing Christmas Day! Merry Christmas!

    xoxo,
    Andrea

    http://www.andreaeveryday.com

  17. 12.22.14
    Melissa commented:

    Adorable photos!
    xo,
    Melissa
    MissyOnMadison.com

  18. 12.22.14

    You two are so cute! Love your skirt!

  19. 12.22.14
    Chris commented:

    You two look flipping amazing!

  20. 12.22.14
    M&MFASHIONBITES commented:

    Lovely coats 🙂

  21. 12.22.14
    Madison Martine commented:

    Such cute pictures! Love the hats!

    Madison Martine
    http://www.madisonmartine.com

  22. 12.22.14
    Diana commented:

    Your plaid skirt is too darn cute!

    XO Diana

    ExtraSparkly.com

  23. 7.19.16
    Judith Garner commented:

    What do you think of Hawaiian inspired apparel? I love the look of my man in his Hawaiian shirt and shorts.

  24. 6.14.20
    Preppystateofmind commented:

    Great outfits! Love the skirts during the winter time.