Back To BU


Shirt (J.Crew) Sweatshirt (BU Bookstore) Jeans (LOFT) Boots (Tory Burch) Necklace (BaubleBar) Watch (Michael Kors)

This weekend I headed back to Boston University for the first time since graduation! Although it was a short trip it was the perfect amount of time to feel nostalgic without getting too depressed. Of course I took this opportunity to dress in my finest college prepster style.

We took a bus from NYC to Boston on early Friday morning so I wanted to be comfortable but not look too sloppy once we arrived in Boston. Jeans will always be my go to for traveling. Although leggings might be the obvious choice, I alway find that I’m kicking myself once I get there because I want to start exploring ASAP.

In true New England style, I layered it up with a chambray shirt and my favorite BU sweatshirt because Boston was SO much colder than New York! I forgot this small detail and packed dresses for the rest of the week #fail.

There are some ensembles that you will never grow out of and I definitely think this is one of them. I might just be saying this because I’m a brand new alumni but I think I’ll be sporting this sweatshirt for a long time. It’s funny how in college I hardly ever wanted to wear BU apparel and now I’m super proud to do so. I think this may be a sign of me getting old!

Back To BU

Back To BU




Back To BU


Visiting Boston came with a whole slue of emotions. In a way I felt like a stranger in my own home. As I walked through campus with my sorority sisters I wondered why I ever left one of the most beautiful places in the country to move to smelly New York. Although I know that I wouldn’t have half of the opportunities that I do in NYC, it was hard to say goodbye to the crisp fall air and the smell of the Boston harbor.

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5 Comments on Back To BU!

  1. thesimplysouthernblog
    November 10, 2014 at 12:52 pm (3 years ago)

    LOVE your boots! And this is such a classic college outfit, you look fab!

    XO Corbin Tate
    Classy South Blog

  2. Ellen
    November 10, 2014 at 5:21 pm (3 years ago)

    Love this outfit! The chambray shirt goes perfectly underneath the red sweatshirt. I can’t believe that I’ll be in your shoes next year. I don’t want to graduate!

    Ellen | A Pop of Pink

  3. michelle
    November 11, 2014 at 7:57 am (3 years ago)

    Its always bittersweet for me to go bac and visit my college as an alumni

  4. Carleen
    November 11, 2014 at 9:44 am (3 years ago)

    I totally want those boots!

  5. Victoria Sneden
    November 11, 2014 at 12:25 pm (3 years ago)

    Very cute outfit, I get what you mean about the logo’d apparel though! I reach for it way more now then I ever did as undergrad!


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