Thanksgiving Oversized Sweater Club + $400 Nordstrom Giveaway

November 16, 2017

H&M Oversized Sweater

Ah Thanksgiving, one of my favorite time of the year. Mostly because it’s one of the times where its socially acceptable to stuff yourself senseless. This is definitely not a time to be donning a tight skirt or a bodycon dress. Of course, you can always go for the sweatpants route, but just in case you want to look a little more put together without the threat of a tight waistband, I got the solution for you: oversized sweater. It’s super versatile as you can style it with tights, leggings, jeans, or even comfy pants. And if at some point of the night you have to loosen your belt (or maybe even undo that top button) no one would be the wiser LOL.

Read on to see more of this outfit and some of my favorite oversized sweater picks. And of course, as the title suggest there will be a Nordstrom gift card giveaway at the end of this blog.

H&M Oversized Sweater

H&M Oversized Sweater

H&M Oversized Sweater

H&M Oversized Sweater

Taryn Rose Francesca Block Heel Boot

Taryn Rose Francesca Block Heel Boot

My outfit Combo: oversized sweater from H&M (find similar here and here), heat tech tights from Uniqlo, baseball cap from H&M, verto crossbody from Min & Mon Bags.


Now time for the best part of this blog post: the giveaway! One lucky winner will get themselves a $400 gift card to buy whatever their heart desires from Nordstrom.
All task entry below is optional; do as many as you like. The more entry you complete, the higher your chances are to win.

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Not so little fine prints:

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  • Entrant must be 18 years old as of sweepstakes start date and a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia or Canada as of start date.
  • Sweepstakes begins Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 12:00 a.m. EST, and closes on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017, at 12:00 a.m. EST.
  • Each entrant selected as a potential winner must comply with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all such requirements. Winners will be selected by random drawing. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within fourteen (14) days after the first attempt to contact such potential winner, an alternate entrant will be selected in his or her place from all entries received.
  • Contest is in no way sponsored, administered by, or associated with Nordstrom, Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube.

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  • Reply Rosie A (Heather) November 16, 2017 at 1:14 pm

    I’d love to get a MAISON MARGIELA Replica Fragrance, some skincare and cosmetics and a pair of pointed toe booties.

  • Reply Ciera Chang November 16, 2017 at 1:55 pm

    These photos are absolutely gorgeous! Oversized sweaters are a HECK YES for me during Thanksgiving!!!

    xoxo, CiCi

  • Reply JoJo November 16, 2017 at 2:38 pm

    What a great look! I love the details on the heels of your booties.

  • Reply Jessica Camerata November 16, 2017 at 3:43 pm

    Those boots are too fun!

    xo Jessica
    My Style Vita

  • Reply January Rizzo November 16, 2017 at 5:12 pm

    I love a good oversized sweater! That purse is so cute & unique!

  • Reply Sabrina Tan November 16, 2017 at 6:29 pm

    Love these sweaters!

    Sabrina | Gypsy Tan

  • Reply Kim Pincombe-Cole November 16, 2017 at 10:16 pm

    I have like 40 items on my Nordstrom wishlist right now!
    I would definitely get the Vince Camuto Down & Feather Fill Parka with Faux Fur Trims in Black.
    And a couple of Free People sweaters ~ because they’re killing it right now!

  • Reply Elena November 16, 2017 at 10:32 pm

    I would get the La Mer Endless Hydration cream

  • Reply Megan November 16, 2017 at 11:54 pm

    What a great thanksgiving sweater. Perfect for lots and lots of eating!

    Megan |

  • Reply Debbie Savage November 17, 2017 at 12:51 am

    I love the oversize sweater look and the color of it – is so nice too! Love the boots as well!

  • Reply Lisa Brown November 17, 2017 at 9:15 am

    I would get the Double Breasted Wool Blend Coat by GUESS

  • Reply Taylor Aube November 17, 2017 at 9:34 am

    I love those booties babe, such a killer outfit xo

  • Reply Stephanie November 17, 2017 at 9:59 am

    An oversized sweater is always a good idea – and this one is super cute. I love how you tied in the neutral tones with the heels on your boots!

  • Reply Anna English November 17, 2017 at 10:02 am

    Oversized for the win! Seriously, so comfy!

  • Reply Kayley November 17, 2017 at 10:08 am

    I would save the gift card until after I move, then used it to get some nice home decor!

  • Reply Ashley Zeal November 17, 2017 at 10:56 am

    I am all about the oversized pieces for Thanksgiving!!!

  • Reply Annaliese November 17, 2017 at 1:43 pm

    Such a chic look! You are rocking it, and I love the location of the pics.

    xoxo A

  • Reply Colleen Boudreau November 17, 2017 at 1:44 pm

    I would get the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer!

  • Reply Denise L November 17, 2017 at 3:32 pm

    I’d get a pair of Frye boots. They’ve been on my list forever!

  • Reply Natalie November 17, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    I would get new sweaters and ankle boots at Nordstrom.

  • Reply Gentry Adams November 17, 2017 at 9:08 pm

    I am definitely a fan of comfy sweaters and this over size look is so cute on you!

  • Reply Azanique November 17, 2017 at 10:20 pm

    I love this outfit girl! That color is so pretty.

    -xo, Azanique |

  • Reply Laura November 18, 2017 at 2:10 am

    I’m all about that oversized sweater!! Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday so I can’t wait to stuff my face with pumpkin pie!

    xo, Laura

  • Reply KatWalkSF November 18, 2017 at 11:48 am

    I am all for that sweater for Thanksgiving!

  • Reply April November 18, 2017 at 9:33 pm

    Such a pretty oversized sweater! Perfect for a Thanksgiving feast!

  • Reply Jenna Colgrove November 18, 2017 at 9:43 pm

    the heels on those boots might be my favorite part!

  • Reply Toba Knopfler November 18, 2017 at 10:20 pm

    i do love a good sweater! this one looks really cozy xo toby

  • Reply Melissa November 18, 2017 at 10:38 pm

    I’d love to get some new boots!

  • Reply Rachel Beltz November 18, 2017 at 11:06 pm

    I am oddly drawn to the whole SPACE concept… but I would be snagging my mama some gifts or some skincare :)

  • Reply Gwendolyn L Jordan November 18, 2017 at 11:44 pm

    Coat and boots

  • Reply Amy Greenwood November 19, 2017 at 4:10 am

    I’ve always wanted a nice leather biker jacket, and this one looks amazing. I think this is the one I would choose if I were lucky enough to win. Patch Pocket Leather Biker Jacket by

  • Reply Latanya November 19, 2017 at 6:03 am

    Eliza J Sequin Sheath Dress

  • Reply Kelly Kimmell November 19, 2017 at 6:31 am

    I would get a new pair of winter boots and some sweaters. I’d also buy my daughter some winter clothes.

  • Reply Andrea C November 19, 2017 at 7:29 am

    Something for myself! :)

  • Reply Tiffany Hook November 19, 2017 at 7:59 am

    If I won I would buy the whole family winter clothes

  • Reply alicia gordon November 19, 2017 at 9:12 am

    I would love to get some winter boots with the gift card!! and btw some of the entries are kind of confusing. some say follow this person on facebook and when you click on the link, twitter pops up.

  • Reply Kristen November 19, 2017 at 9:22 am

    I’ll get a new winter coat.

  • Reply Linda Kish November 19, 2017 at 10:32 am

    I might get an oversized sweater or some new jeans or both. Not sure til I get to the store.

  • Reply Tammy Greer November 19, 2017 at 10:43 am

    I’d get some makeup and a new fragrance. I’d also buy something to wear for my 4 year old grandson.

  • Reply Megan Elliott November 19, 2017 at 10:48 am

    That is definitely the perfect Thanksgiving sweater! So cute and cozy.

  • Reply jcrewismyfavstore November 19, 2017 at 10:53 am

    You look fabulous! I love that bag!!

  • Reply Ashley Perez November 19, 2017 at 11:35 am

    I would buy a David Yurman bracelet.

  • Reply Onyinye Elochukwu November 19, 2017 at 12:14 pm

    I would get slab knee high boot.

  • Reply Rachel November 19, 2017 at 12:41 pm

    I’m obsessed with the boots! Also that bag is lots of fun!

  • Reply Crystal Fitzwater November 19, 2017 at 12:45 pm

    I would actually give this gift card to a friend.

  • Reply Elle November 19, 2017 at 12:48 pm

    I would get the Cole Haan Katrina riding boots.

  • Reply shannon fowler November 19, 2017 at 1:37 pm

    I would get some new boots. I lvewearing them this time of year, and my old ones have definitely seen better days.

  • Reply RHONDA RAIFORD November 19, 2017 at 2:12 pm

    I have always loved oversized sweaters, comfy and cozy!!!!!

  • Reply Hayley S November 19, 2017 at 2:33 pm

    I would buy some new boots! I’m wanting some warm boots for the snow, and a pair of over the knee boots!

  • Reply Leah Allen November 19, 2017 at 3:27 pm

    I would try to get as much as I can. I would love a Christmas sweater, a sweater to go with my boots, some new jeans, some facials masks and some new boots.

  • Reply Emily November 19, 2017 at 4:16 pm

    Probably a winter coat and some makeup

  • Reply Sara November 19, 2017 at 4:27 pm

    I adore this cozy oversized sweater and those heels are fabulous!

    xo, Sara

  • Reply Amy Tong November 19, 2017 at 5:08 pm

    Need a pair of new boots. :)

  • Reply Cynthia Gaarder November 19, 2017 at 5:18 pm

    New jeans and then xmas gifts :)

  • Reply MaryAnn November 19, 2017 at 5:26 pm

    I would use it towards winter clothes for my kids and Christmas presents.

  • Reply Liz November 19, 2017 at 5:33 pm

    I’m loving that sweater! Such a cozy look!


  • Reply Alicia Chew November 19, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    This look is so cozy and cute! Loving your oversized sweater picks!

    xo Alicia |

  • Reply Angelle November 19, 2017 at 6:41 pm

    GORGEOUS!! Love oversized sweaters!!!


  • Reply Annie November 19, 2017 at 8:39 pm

    Loving this outfit! That sweater is perfect for Thanksgiving!

  • Reply sarah s November 19, 2017 at 8:59 pm

    I would love to pick up a pair of leggings, jeans, shirts, and a cardigan…

  • Reply Maya Kelley November 19, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    I love that sweater, it looks so cozy!

  • Reply Tara November 19, 2017 at 9:50 pm

    i’m all for the oversized sweater trend! there are so many different/great ways to style them!

  • Reply Ashley Houston November 19, 2017 at 9:54 pm

    I need this sweater!! Soooo cute

  • Reply Natalie U November 19, 2017 at 10:57 pm

    Need some white gold hoops….so would go for that!

  • Reply Sandy a la Mode November 19, 2017 at 11:32 pm

    This is such a cute look! I absolutely love oversized sweaters!!

  • Reply Amanda November 19, 2017 at 11:36 pm

    Loving the neutral vibes– the sweater looks super cozy!

  • Reply Jill Edwards November 19, 2017 at 11:57 pm

    Nordstrom always has fabulous boots and I think I would use it for that. Just enough.

  • Reply Anna Baun November 20, 2017 at 12:29 am

    I love this oversized sweater! The neutral color is great on you!


  • Reply Erin @ Her Heartland Soul November 20, 2017 at 12:30 am

    Omg I love those heels!

  • Reply Alex November 20, 2017 at 9:42 am

    Looking so cozy!

  • Reply Bobbi Jo Chandler November 20, 2017 at 10:39 am

    Who doesnt love a big sweater..its like wearing a big comfy blanket all day.

  • Reply Tabitha November 20, 2017 at 12:43 pm

    I def. need some new tunics to wear with leggings.

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  • Reply Heather D November 20, 2017 at 6:43 pm

    I would use it for a new bag. I would treat myself for a change.

  • Reply Pat Schwab November 21, 2017 at 6:28 pm

    A new sweater or Christmas gifts. I love the sweater you are rocking. Thanks

  • Reply Jennifer Marohn November 21, 2017 at 8:15 pm

    I will buy christmas gifts if I win the gift card

  • Reply Christine Richards November 21, 2017 at 8:50 pm

    I would get an oversized cardigan!

  • Reply kristen visser November 21, 2017 at 9:42 pm

    I would love the UGG® Ansley Water Resistant Slippers, Make + Model Knit Girlfriend Pajamas & Eye Mask, BP. Brushed Plaid Infinity Scarf and Vince Camuto Down & Feather Fill Parka with Faux Fur Trim

  • Reply Jenn Erin November 22, 2017 at 7:34 pm

    I would love to get the Penny boots from Sam Edelman – I’ve heard quite a lot of good things about them and it’s been on my wish list for a while now! xx

  • Reply Danielle Sauers November 22, 2017 at 7:48 pm

    I would get a new handbag

  • Reply Deborah Caudill November 23, 2017 at 1:30 am

    I would buy my son some jeans, shirts, hoodies and boots. I would get myself some leggings, shirts and shoes, as well as some skin care products and makeup. Thanks for having such an amazing giveaway!

  • Reply BusyWorkingMama November 23, 2017 at 7:49 am

    I like their Cowl Neck sweater and some of their loose fun sweaters to wear over leggings.

  • Reply Alina November 23, 2017 at 8:48 am

    I’d get some Sorel Boots and a North Face winter coat.

  • Reply Susan Christy November 23, 2017 at 2:33 pm

    I’ve got my eye on the Vince Milo Loafers.

  • Reply Alice F November 23, 2017 at 2:45 pm

    If I were to win, I would pick up a new purse! While at Nordstrom, I would also check out the sale racks.

  • Reply sammi dotti November 23, 2017 at 4:38 pm

    I’d choose a Tory Burch Georgia Quilted Leather Shoulder Bag and a new dress

  • Reply Lisa L November 23, 2017 at 10:55 pm

    A Crushed Velvet Slipdress
    NSR. A handbag and some shoes. I’d be all set for the upcoming festivities.

  • Reply naomi November 24, 2017 at 3:03 pm

    suede jacket

  • Reply Cheryl B November 25, 2017 at 1:43 pm

    I would buy a pair of skinny jeans, a sweater,and a pair of tall boots.

  • Reply Terri Quick November 25, 2017 at 4:33 pm

    I’d buy some new clothes & shoes :)

  • Reply Viktoria November 26, 2017 at 5:15 am

    I love your look, these boots are amazing!

  • Reply Laura Royal November 26, 2017 at 10:52 am

    I would get the Tripp Trapp Chair, Baby Set, Cushion & Tray Set for my little one on the way.

  • Reply Megan A November 26, 2017 at 3:55 pm

    If I won, I’d get some new boots! I have two flat pairs, I’d like one with a heel :)

  • Reply Stephen Gordon November 26, 2017 at 4:37 pm

    Love these sweaters!!!!

  • Reply Jennifer Davis November 26, 2017 at 4:39 pm

    The oversized sweater sounds good to me! That would be what I get at Nordstrom’s! Perfect for leggings too! Thank you for the chance!!

  • Reply Nancy Burgess November 26, 2017 at 4:52 pm

    Sweaters and boots .

  • Reply Toniann Lopez November 26, 2017 at 5:03 pm

    This is such a generous giveaway and I would be truly grateful to win it! Will definitely help and all my holiday shopping! Thank you – really love this blog post !

  • Reply Lorraine in SFV November 26, 2017 at 5:30 pm

    I will stock up on functional tops – crisp cotton oxford style shirts and maybe some fancy tights or stockings

  • Reply Lorraine in SFV November 26, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    The rafflecopter entry insert indicates the contest ends in 5 days but the rules indicate it ends on a Saturday in December.
    Neither is compatible with each other

    Sweepstakes begins Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 12:00 a.m. EST, and closes on Saturday, December, 2017, at 12:00 a.m. EST.

    • Reply Gita November 26, 2017 at 5:39 pm

      Apologies Lorraine. I’ll be fixing it now :)

  • Reply Jorge Granda November 26, 2017 at 5:50 pm

    I need a new pair of shoes, perhaps I’ll get Minneapolis Venetian Loafer by
    ECCO. I will some money still left over, so I think I would also buy a few pairs of khakis.

  • Reply Patty wright November 26, 2017 at 6:12 pm

    I don’t know what I would buy

  • Reply Diane Riddle November 26, 2017 at 6:32 pm

    There is so many nice things, I’m not sure right now!

  • Reply Wanda Tracey November 26, 2017 at 6:39 pm

    I would get some booties,and like to get a Northface winter coat.I really love the sweater you are wearing!Oh my gosh I have all fingers crossed to win! :)

  • Reply Eric R November 26, 2017 at 6:42 pm

    I would buy a DJI gimbal as my muscle disorder makes it hard to film any video

  • Reply Gina Freire November 26, 2017 at 7:06 pm

    I’d get shoes, boots, and a comfy sweater and perfume!

  • Reply Tara L November 26, 2017 at 7:11 pm

    I’d get a really nice pair of boots and a pair of jeans and a top. I love there clothing. Really expensive but well worth every penny of course by winning a great gift card.

  • Reply Donna L. November 26, 2017 at 7:13 pm

    I like the Peyton Logo Crossbody Bag.

  • Reply Chloe C November 26, 2017 at 7:17 pm

    I adore oversized sweaters! I love the ones with lace detailing (like the first one in your favourites) – so cute! But if I won, I’d love to pick up a new pair of UGG boots. I love the Pala pair!

  • Reply Melanie Borhi November 26, 2017 at 8:18 pm

    A sweater dress for sure

  • Reply Docia Vagnerini November 26, 2017 at 9:08 pm

    clothes, clothes and more clothes! Thank you for the opportunity! :-)

  • Reply Kimberly Owens November 26, 2017 at 9:09 pm

    An over-sized sweater and a pair of new boots!

  • Reply Arik Issan November 26, 2017 at 10:04 pm

    Perhaps, an extra winter coat. It is cold out there.

  • Reply Germaine Harrison November 26, 2017 at 10:32 pm

    I would definitely get a pair of UGGS and a nice sweater.

  • Reply Ashley November 27, 2017 at 12:29 am

    I have so many sweaters and high waisted pants I’ve had my eyes on!! Oh, and some beauty stuff too!

  • Reply MelodyJ November 27, 2017 at 5:51 am

    I would buy a handbag.

  • Reply Amy C. November 27, 2017 at 7:46 am

    I would stock up on Philosophy skincare and shower gels and pick out a new pair of boots. Thanks!

  • Reply Candra Evans November 27, 2017 at 8:46 am

    Boots. Boots. Boots. I have one pair on their last leg. It’s time to treat myself…before winter is over. :)

  • Reply Angela September Smith November 27, 2017 at 11:09 am

    I love Nordstrom! I’d love to use this towards a really stylish handbag

  • Reply Jeanna November 27, 2017 at 11:36 am

    I would get the Vince Camuto Prasata Booties for myself!

  • Reply Lesley Boyer November 27, 2017 at 12:55 pm

    Thank you for hosting this giveaway. If I am awarded a Nordstrom gift card, I will purchase a lovely perfume. Again, thank you.

  • Reply Kimberly Flickinger November 27, 2017 at 7:56 pm

    I might get Trinity Pavé Hoop Earrings or new boots for winter.

  • Reply Michele Soyer November 28, 2017 at 11:07 am

    I need a pair of ivory colored dress shoes and a matching clutch bag for a wedding…

  • Reply Lindsay A. November 28, 2017 at 5:29 pm

    I would love to get skincare & makeup items!

  • Reply Chrissy November 28, 2017 at 8:35 pm

    I would get a new leather jacket – I’ve had my eye on a couple for a while now!

  • Reply Amanda Williams November 29, 2017 at 12:39 am

    Boots, glorious boots!!

  • Reply Lisa L November 29, 2017 at 2:13 am

    I have been coveting the Life Changer moto jacket by BlankNYC so I’d get that and some RAILS plaid shirts! Thank you so much for the awesome giveaway!

  • Reply Rebecca Roberts November 29, 2017 at 2:59 am

    I would get a new clutch for holiday parties!

  • Reply stephanie torres November 29, 2017 at 1:25 pm

    I’d get something for me and my husband, we buy year-round for gifts for the children grandchildren and familia so we are set for them, now a little something special for us.

  • Reply Karla Sceviour November 29, 2017 at 1:44 pm

    I would buy a new winter jacket for myself!! Awesome,thanks!

  • Reply Cassandra D November 29, 2017 at 6:49 pm

    I will get some cute winter boots and a coat.

  • Reply Terry November 29, 2017 at 8:27 pm

    I would purchase the women’s Shawl Collar Cardigan, Ugg Hayley Long Cardigan and a pair of Original High Gloss Boots.

  • Reply Rebekah Thompson November 30, 2017 at 9:48 am

    Halogen puff jacket, some black shirts and pants for work or boots.

  • Reply Tammy Dalley November 30, 2017 at 1:03 pm

    I would get a new sweater and a pair of UGGs

  • Reply Kitsa Tsivoulas November 30, 2017 at 8:10 pm

    I would take my daughter shopping and let her choose whatever she wants :)

  • Reply Amanda Latreille November 30, 2017 at 8:39 pm

    I’d love to get a new oversized sweater and so much more, love browsing in Nordstrom’s

  • Reply Jen Haile November 30, 2017 at 10:18 pm

    I would get shoes and sweaters!

  • Reply Brooke Buttitta November 30, 2017 at 10:31 pm

    I’d get more tops for my wardrobe! I just went back to banking and it involved a total redesign of my closet.

  • Reply Erika W. December 1, 2017 at 9:40 am

    I would get Hunter Rain boots, a Vineyard Vines shep shirt and some makeup.

  • Reply Caryn Coates December 1, 2017 at 9:47 am

    I would definitely get Classic II’ Genuine Shearling Lined Short Boot UGG®

  • Reply Mary December 1, 2017 at 2:15 pm

    I’d put it towards a new Marc Jacobs handbag! Or some Charlotte Tilbury beauty items :)

  • Reply Ronald Gagnon December 1, 2017 at 6:20 pm

    Give it to my best friend..she is a single mother who never buys herself anything

  • Reply Stefanie G December 1, 2017 at 6:49 pm

    I would get a pair of UGG boots, I’ve always wanted some!

  • Reply denise low December 1, 2017 at 7:29 pm

    If I win I would buy a nice pair of boots and a nice coat. They have lots of nice clothes.

  • Reply Anita Kennett December 1, 2017 at 9:06 pm

    This would be for my beautiful daughter and her new business,Thanks

  • Reply Lisa December 1, 2017 at 9:47 pm

    I would get the ‘Techloom Pro’ Running Shoe. I need new black sneakers.

  • Reply Tosha H December 1, 2017 at 11:39 pm

    I’d get myself a coat & some boots for sure, and then as many sweaters and pants as I could, thanks for the chance!

  • Reply Megan December 9, 2017 at 11:02 am

    So pretty! Love the sweater!

    xo megan

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