Some of you may be scratching your head at that title, but I couldn't figure out what else to call this trend I see popping up: shirts and jackets with patches on their elbows! To me it looks just darling, and brings to mind fall days at an ivy league campus. Here are three ways that I would wear the style:
I love the idea of throwing on this casual sweater over a dressier, going out type outfit. It gives off a very devil-may-care attitude, and I like that!
top (I'm obessed with this!)
Here I have given this very classic striped top a rocker edge with fun studded flats, a faux-leather vest and boyfriend jeans!
You can't tell in this photo, but the riding jacket does have cute little elbow patches. I love this preppy look, which is polished yet casual.