Stitch Fix GUY!

You can check out my LIVE box opening Heidi’s Happy Hour to see the whole reveal.

My guy’s turn to Stitch Fix !

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After having success with my last Stitch Fix box, I decided to introduce my husband to the world of subscription boxes.  He reluctantly agreed and I he is very happy with the results!

What’s in the box?

Weston Crew Fleece: Great piece by Threads 4 Thought – Basic black pull over, but super soft.  Lightweight and can easily be paired with jeans or even chinos.  Can wear a tee under it or a collared shirt.  Husband like casual comfort, so this was a great choice for him.

Verdict: Keeper


 

 

Kingston Burnout Vee Tee: This piece was a great choice for hubby.  The casual wear is great and the color was spot on for him.  He will get a lot of use out of this one.

Verdict: Keeper

Lancaster Chino: Flag & Anthem brand, love them!  Theyar eLove the style, colors are fun, and fabric is very nice.  I am not thrilled about the pattern and think for me its a little too trendy and not sure I would wear it after this season.

Verdict: Keeper


Long Sleeve Button Down Shirt: Hawker Rye brand, color and style was right on.  It was not quite the fit that he was looking for as it was a ‘slim’ fit and hubby is more of an ‘athletic’ fit.  Quality was very good, heavy cotton blend.  It will need very little ironing when traveling.

Verdict: Keeper*

Painted Leather Belt: Boconi brand, great belt and his wardrobe was missing this color.  He had a great pair of shoes recently purchased and it matches perfect.  Nice quality.

Verdict: Keeper

Styling sheet is one of my favorite things about Stitch Fix, you see different ways to wear the pieces, day to night or casual to work.  I also love the personalized note that my stylist left for hubby.  Emily really did a great job on this box.

The million dollar question

and the one that I have gotten asked often is this…what is the cost?  Hubby set his parameter for “cheaper the better” and for his box, I thought it was spot on!  His total box (including the bonus 25% off for taking all items) cost less than $150 for FIVE items of clothing.  I was very pleased at the quality of the items as well.

*The button down shirt was not a perfect fit for hubby, but we kept it because it was essentially free (if you purchase all five items, you get 25% off, well that discount was right around the cost of the shirt).

Final verdict…

Hubby is already signed up for his next Fix!!  He thought the stylist did a great job.

Stitch Fix (Second Chance)

You can check out my LIVE box opening Heidi’s Happy Hour to see the whole reveal.

Round two on my Stitch Fix adventure!

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Round one was not successful, but round two is looking much better.  What went wrong on my first attempt…hmmm…well, I received mostly all petite sizing, and while I am short, I have long legs and a very awkwardly short mid-section, so petites rarely work for me.  The style of clothing was also a bit off for my taste.  I reevaluated my  parameters in the stitch fix app on my phone, took out all petite sizing, added more pins to my linked Pinterest board that more clearly stated my style -side note here, weird because I really don’t feel like I have a set style.  I’m sorta all over the board from classic, to trendy, athletic, to dressy-but anywho, I updated it all and gave the green light to my stylist Ashli for my next box.

What’s in the box?

Blazer: Love the shape/style, fit well, wasn’t crazy about the denim color for me and when/what I would wear it for.

Verdict: Sent back

Skinny Jean: I am in love with this jean!  I would have never picked this color for myself, but love it.  The top is elastic, like as in not maternity pant, maternity pant elastic…need I say more!  Fit was perfect for my curvy legs.  I am the queen of waste gap, leg fits or leg is so tight I can’t get into them, but the waist is perfect.  These were perfect in both areas.

Verdict: Keeper  edited…Sent back (loved them, but thought the color was just too trendy.)

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Skirt: Perfect fit/length.  High quality, fully lined.  Really cute color and *LOVE* the zipper detail.  This will get a lot of use all year around for me.

Verdict: Keeper

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V-Back Shirt: Love the style, colors are fun, and fabric is very nice.  I am not thrilled about the pattern and think for me its a little too trendy and not sure I would wear it after this season.

Verdict: Sent Back

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Crochet Trim Shirt: It’s March, I own nothing green and this is the most beautiful hue of green.  Shirt is well made, has adorable detail and I can see getting a lot of use out of it.  I think it would be adorable paired with jeans for a night out or with black pencil skirt and blazer for work.  I’ve already wore it, so yes, its a keeper!

Verdict: Keeper

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Styling sheet is one of my favorite things about Stitch Fix, you see different ways to wear the pieces, day to night or casual to work.  I also love the personalized note that my stylist left for me.  Ashli really did a great job on this box.

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The million dollar question

and the one that I have gotten asked often is this…what is the cost?  I will say that while I have the parameter set to “cheaper the better”, the cost is still a little more than what I would normally pay when shopping at TJ Maxx or Marshals, but I do feel the quality of the clothing is also much nicer than I would get as well. I loved that I didn’t have to physically go to the store to shop, in my world, time is money, and spending time shopping often costs us money on the other end.  I also really appreciated that someone else was giving me fresh ideas on pieces that I may not necessarily have picked myself.  I *LOVE* the coral colored skinny jeans, but in my real world shopping would never of picked them.

Final verdict…

I will be stitch fixing again!  What’s the worse that happens, I just send it all back!  What’s the best case arisen, I keep it all and get 25% off my whole order!  Win/Win in my book!