One Trend, Two Generations: Spring Stripes

One Trend, Two Generations: Spring Stripes

My stepdaughter, Tori, and I are back again with a One Trend, Two Generations post! This time we’re wearing stripes for spring from Foxcroft.


Foxcroft asked me and Tori to each pick out a sweater from their Spring 2015 collection. It wasn’t easy – they are all beautiful. Ultimately, we both ended up choosing stripes and styled them the way we wanted.

Tori chose this Horizontal Stripe Woven Front Sweater in bright red with navy blue.

She styled her top with a long gold chain necklace, navy ankle pants and metallic perforated leather oxfords she bought when we went to Paris a couple of years ago.


The back of the sweater is knit with buttons up the back – such beautiful and feminine detail! This sweater is rather sheer and could easily be worn with a camisole or thin long-sleeved tee underneath.


Tori loves the cuff detail and the lightweight material, ideal for the warmer temperatures heading our way this spring. She plans on wearing this striped sweater with shorts this summer and sandals.


I chose the Asymmetric Striped Sweater. I have a hard time saying no to an asymmetric cut – I have really taken to them over the last few years. I particularly like the way the stripes follow the angle of this sweater along the bottom.  It adds just a little extra drama to the design.


I wore my sweater with my favorite white jeans and navy blue suede wedges (similar).


I carried my Kate Spade bag and kept my jewelry to a minimum – just my everyday diamond studs. I wanted the sweater’s details – particularly the stripes – to stand out.


I also love that this sweater is so lightweight. I can wear it on warm days when I don’t feel like baring my arms but want to stay cool. On chillier days, I can add a camisole in a navy or nude for extra warmth.


Will you be wearing stripes this spring?

Thank you to the lovely people at Foxcroft for sponsoring this post!

Be sure to take a look at Foxcroft’s Spring 15 Collection.

The Rich Life on a Budget readers can take 20% off purchases at Foxcroft, now through June 30th, 2015*.

Just use the code RICHLIFE at checkout.

Make it a rich day!



Disclosure: Tori and I were given the striped tops from Foxcroft in exchange for promotion. As always, opinions expressed here are my own.

*One (1) use per customer, not valid on gift cards and cannot be combined with any other offers.


  1. Tori May
    March 8, 2015 / 1:13 pm

    Post looks great A! Fun memeories, love you lots! Xoxoxo -T

    • Tori May
      March 8, 2015 / 1:14 pm


  2. March 8, 2015 / 3:23 pm

    You both look fabulous! And you always look like you enjoy being together! Peace! Cheryl

  3. March 8, 2015 / 9:57 pm

    I love this series and these sweaters look both great on you.


    Hope to see you Thursday for TBT Fashion link up.

  4. March 9, 2015 / 12:27 am

    You two look lovely.

  5. Kathy
    March 9, 2015 / 5:28 am

    You both look great – love the stripes.

  6. March 9, 2015 / 1:49 pm

    Love these stripes, on both of you fabulous women. So crisp and stylish! Thanks for linking up to Vis Monday, xox.

  7. March 9, 2015 / 5:43 pm

    two very pretty sweaters, and two really great looks

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