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MOM KNOWS BEST: Here's How I Style My Turtlenecks.

Updated: Feb 21, 2022

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I attribute my love for personal style to my mom, and she's taught me many life lessons through her relationship with clothes.

Lesson #1: clothes are a tool of expression.

Lesson #2 : everything comes back in style.

I used to make fun of her for wearing turtlenecks because I didn't believe modesty would ever be cool. Now, I'm 29 and turtlenecks are a staple in my closet. What's the saying? Like mother, like daughter?

As always, Mom was right. If you follow me on Instagram, you've seen me wear a lilac turtleneck. It's actually my mother's, haha.

While her personal style is different than mine, my mom knew a turtleneck provided opportunities for versatility, modesty, and layering. Over the last few years, I've purchased multiple turtlenecks from thrift and secondhand shops, curating a collection of colors, textures, and patterns. As I style looks, I've taken this knowledge and made it my own.

Here's how I've made the most of my turtleneck collection:

...under a sweater.

...under a blazer.

...under a cardigan.

...under a dress.

...under a jumpsuit.

What's your favorite way to style a turtleneck?

If you feel inspired, comment on this post, share on Pinterest, send to a friend, and/or recreate this look with your own personal flair. Don't forget to tag me!

For more style inspiration, check out my previous looks under the STYLE tab. You can keep up with my everyday looks by following me on Instagram!

Until next time,


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