Woolovers Merino Wool Long Cardigan – A Workhorse Item Of Clothing

I was going to dress up this fine long Cardigan with a sparkly dress. I decided against it and I’m showing a relaxed look instead.Plenty of time for sparkles. Not much time to finish your Christmas shopping! 
 Only a few day’s now until Christmas. The calm before the storm! A happy storm though! I don’t often get all of my eight grandchildren and children all under one roof at the same time!

I pondered for a while about how to show this cardigan off. A rich deep navy, it could be worn so many ways. Jeans and a T-shirt. An evening dress or trousers. I know it’s going to come in oh so handy. Take shopping for instance. Running around town and then you hit one of the indoor shopping centres and your boiling! This is perfect to drape over your shopping bag, rather than wrestling with a heavy coat. 

Today I’m on way to drop a present off to a friend of mine before I do my last minute shopping for the big day. I love how light the Merino wool is, yet still warm. A blank canvas to add whatever you wish, a cluster of brooches to dress it up or a belt to tie in with your outfit. This will also go great with my growing collection of silk scarfs.

Today I’m wearing these casual trousers and a silk loose sleeved top. I have added some Rose gold accessories.A long necklace and bangle. Tan bag and Brown boots creating a simple yet smart casual look. I love how deep the pockets are!
The long cardigan come’s in Navy or Black a 100% Merino wool. I like the fine weave of the wool. If you fancy Black it’s here 

I am so impressed with the Woolovers site. Every type of wool is available and the styles and colours are gorgeous. The Cashmere jumper that I posted about here is one of the softest I’ve had. I also have my eye’s on a few other items. I love this Aran Funnel neck here

Are you all ready for Christmas? or are you like me behind! I’d love to know what you think of the Coatigan too. Or tweet me at @vanityandmeblog

Xo Laurie

34 Comments

  1. March 10, 2017 / 5:47 am

    Thanks for linking up to Top of the World Style. The cardigan is a great piece. Love it!

  2. December 24, 2016 / 2:30 pm

    I love a long cardigan coat! The extra length just makes it extra elegant, somehow. You'll get LOADS of wear out of this I'm sure. Happy Christmas, sweetie! xx

    • December 27, 2016 / 8:55 pm

      Thank you Lisa! I hope yours has been good xx

  3. December 23, 2016 / 6:17 pm

    This is a great outfit for some Christmas shopping! I sometimes get bored wearing jeans and a tee, I would totally wear this 😉
    Thank you for linking up with Weekend Wear, have a great Christmas with your family

    xo
    Mel

  4. December 23, 2016 / 12:13 am

    Thanks for linking up to Top of the World Style. Happy holidays and a happy New Year.

  5. December 22, 2016 / 10:55 am

    Great cardigan! I love the length of it – you've styled it simply and beautifully! Love that necklace 🙂 Happy Holidays!

    Sarah Bell
    Trendy & Tidy

  6. December 22, 2016 / 4:38 am

    I have been loving the longer cardigans recently too, Laurie!!
    And I was just thinking that I need to incorporate more navy into my wardrobe!!
    You look fabulous and Merry Christmas!
    jodie
    http://www.jtouchofstyle.com

  7. December 21, 2016 / 3:56 pm

    Laurie, I am totally in love with that color combination of neutrals and blue. It is my total favorite and the way you styled it is just the impeccable and chic you. btw: after some serious think, for different reasons, I put up a google translate on my blog because you mentioned it. Will try to post bilingual as much as I can but bear with me please. Merry Christmas and a very Happy 2017 from Frankfurt! xo Sabina

    • December 21, 2016 / 9:28 pm

      Oh thank you ! I do like to stop by. I love your style, so now I will be able to read about it too. Marvelous! xx

  8. December 21, 2016 / 2:52 pm

    I love this look with the trousers and knee-length coatigan, Laurie. Looking so chic and elegant.

    Merry Christmas to you and your family! Welcome by and linkup tonight, Thanks, Ada. =)

  9. December 21, 2016 / 1:54 pm

    Oh that cardigan looks so warm and cozy! I love it!

    • December 21, 2016 / 9:24 pm

      Thank you Amy. A very wearable item indeed x

    • December 21, 2016 / 9:23 pm

      Thank you Zunera. Thank you for stopping by x

  10. December 21, 2016 / 8:11 am

    Super outfit, and what a perfect partner – love the long cardigan. You got a perfect day for photos too! Good luck with the rest of your shopping. Jacqui
    http://www.mummastylish.com

  11. December 21, 2016 / 7:02 am

    Very elegant colour combination and the rose gold makes the outfit look luxurious.

    • December 21, 2016 / 9:18 pm

      Thank you Simera! Thank you for stopping by x

    • December 21, 2016 / 9:17 pm

      Thank you so much Edwige! Good to see you again. thanks for stopping by xx

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