Weekend Wear | The Biltmore Estate

As many times as I’ve been to Asheville, I have never made it to The Biltmore Estate together! The last time I had been was middle school and I didn’t appreciate the history, the detail, or the extravagance. On Saturday morning we headed to The Biltmore Estate for a day of fun! I knew the day would involve a lot of walking and being outside, so I wanted to wear something I knew I would be comfortable in! This outfit is a new favorite of mine. I wore a variation of it two days in a row! It’s very easy to throw together and I still managed to be extremely comfortable! If I would have remembered how unsupportive my Jack Rogers are on my feet I might have traded them in for my Chucks for a day of walking…but hindsight is 20/20, right?! P.S. You are definitely going to catch me wearing this military vest over everything from tees to dresses this spring and summer!!

Gap Striped Tee (on sale) | c/o H&M Vest | c/o Aeropostale Shorts | Michael Kors Watch | Ray-Ban Aviators | c/o Reese and Blair ring + earrings Jack Rogers Sandals c/o Bow Necklace Rebecca Minkoff Mini MAC |

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  1. Lyndsay wrote:

    This is such a cute outfit, weekend look! I'm loving your vest and the estate looks absolutely gorgeous!

    Posted 5.5.14 Reply
  2. In love with your vest! Layering it over the striped top was a perfect choice! Have you ever visited Wimlington, NC? I just got back from my second trip there with my sister and it is our favorite place!


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  3. Meg Cady wrote:

    Great outfit as usual! My parents hop up to the estate ALL THE TIME, they Loooooove it there! Hopefully I will make it out there one day when I am visiting!

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  4. Love everything about this outfit! And that place is gorgeous. Looks straight out of an Austen novel!

    xo Kylie

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  5. Love this look! Such a perfect casual weekend outfit that's comfortable, but still put together.


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  6. Love! Forgot how cute Aeropostale's clothes are!

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  7. Love! Totally forgot Aeropostale has such cute stuff!

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  8. Kristina wrote:

    I went to the Biltmore for the first time over Christmas & I absolutely loved it!! And such a cute outfit for exploring 🙂


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  9. Maura wrote:

    Looks like such gorgeous weather! I wish it would finally warm up here in the Northeast!

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  10. Heather wrote:

    Love your pictures of the Biltmore! We had such a great time when we went back in January but it looks beautiful now that the grass is green (and no snow in sight!) and the flowers have bloomed.

    Posted 5.5.14 Reply
  11. Love your outfit, esp. the necklace!

    Liz @ http://www.shoppingmycloset.com

    Posted 5.5.14 Reply
  12. i want to go to the biltmore, it looks like an estate that you would find in europe!!

    loving this casual look and seriously obsessed with that vest. i love how a vest can completely change up a look and add just the right amount of cool.

    hope you had a wonderful weekend!

    xo mk
    gold-hatted lover

    Posted 5.5.14 Reply
  13. Absolutely love Ashville! And the Biltmore is fabulous! You look adorable, love the casual look!

    Posted 5.6.14 Reply
  14. I am so jealous of your trip. I love Asheville and the Biltmore is one of my favorite places!


    Posted 5.7.14 Reply
  15. What a beautiful location to take pictures. Love your look.

    Hope you had a wonderful weekend.


    Posted 5.12.14 Reply
  16. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL. We always love spring and summer blog posts. Showcasing fashion and all the flowers in bloom 🙂


    Posted 5.12.14 Reply
  17. Love your blog! Super cute outfit, I love anything in stripes! 🙂 looking forward to seeing more from you!


    Posted 5.22.14 Reply
  18. Wow this place look like pure magic!! You guys got some amazing shots!!! And you looked adorable!! I want those shorts!! 🙂

    Posted 5.29.14 Reply
  19. loving this casual look on you lady!

    xo SideSmile,
    SideSmile Style

    Posted 6.24.14 Reply
  20. Patti Emmerson wrote:

    Where can we buy the bow necklace???

    Posted 11.2.19 Reply
    • Emily wrote:

      Hi Patti,

      The post you commented on is from 2013, so unfortunately that bow necklace is no longer available! Here is the updated version of the necklace that is very similar. http://bit.ly/2CiAEqB I hope that helps!

      Posted 11.6.19 Reply

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