Ruby Red

What’s more festive than a bright red puffer jacket?! These freezing cold temps at home have left me wanting to stay indoors at all costs. When I’ve had to venture out, I’ve thrown on a cozy tee, my trusty JBrands, a winter accessory, a pair of boots, and my new puffer!

This Kenneth Cole Puffer is super light-weight, but still very warm. I’m sure you saw my tweets about my extra-large suitcase being filled to the brim and you’re probably thinking, “Well why would you pack a puffy coat in your suitcase if you were short on space??” The amazing thing about this jacket is that it comes with a carrying pouch so you can easily just fold/stuff it back in! Perfect for traveling or simply storing a warm jacket in your purse for those bi-polar days when Mother Nature can’t make up her mind. Who would have thought?!

Oh, and the best part — 100% of the proceeds of this jacket go to Awearness, The Kenneth Cole Foundation. The foundation promotes, encourages, and inspires social change, and supports like-minded individuals and organizations to make a difference.

Sadly, my Sorels are back in NYC so I’ve been sporting my old Burberry Rainboots with a pair of thick, cozy socks. This pair is among my faves!

How adorable is this Kate Spade hat?! My youngest brother picked it out 100% by himself! I hadn’t even pinned it or anything. I was beyond impressed and have barely taken it off since Christmas morning. Thank you, little bro. :)

Outfit #1

J.Crew Striped Thermal Tee / gifted Kenneth Cole Awearness Puffer / J.Brand Skinnies / Merona Plaid/Tartan Scarf (similar) / Burberry Rainboots / Sally Hansen Nail Strips

Outfit #2

Madewell Bow Tee / gifted Kenneth Cole Awearness Puffer / J.Brand Skinnies / Kate Spade Bow Ski Hat (on sale!) / Burberry Rainboots / Sally Hansen Nail Strips

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  1. 12.27.12
    Jenna DeSantis commented:


    Love this snow-bunny inspired outfit!! The bow crocheted hat is my favorite!! The boots are so chic. Love it. I hope you had a splendid Christmas :-)

    XO Jenna

  2. 12.27.12
    Anngelik commented:

    Love your red jacket and your hat is lovely!


  3. 12.27.12
    AJ commented:

    That bow hat is SO perfect for you! Love the plaid and stripes with the puffer! Stay warm, love.


  4. 12.27.12
    natasha commented:

    Lovin’ those boot Jessica! I need a pair stat :)

    xo, tasha
    twenty-something blog

  5. 12.27.12

    This is so cute – I love the mix of stripes & plaid in the first look…also it’s completely unfair how adorable you look in hats! :)

  6. 12.27.12

    Great job, little bro!! The hat is adorable! I don’t think the men in my life even know who Kate Spade is. :)

  7. 12.27.12
    Alex commented:
  8. 12.27.12
    KATE commented:

    Hey, now I can say, “I have walked where Jessica Sturdy has walked.” because I’ve been to where you are in these photos. If you want to use a log home as a background while you’re ‘in town’ just let me know…if it snows it and the dry creek bed make interesting backdrops.

  9. 12.27.12
    Liz @ Foodies&Booties commented:

    Love love love the red puffer jacket! And that the proceeds go to a good cause? Sold!

  10. 12.27.12
    Ann commented:

    Hi Jessica!

    You do look like a snow bunny! You look radiant in red! Love the red puffer jacket, & the Kate Spade bow hat from your littler bro is adorable – can’t believe he picked that out all by himself! I finally got that Merona plaid scarf from Target. It was sold out at my local Target, so I went to another one and they had a bunch of them left. I love it – I have been wearing it a lot – it’s a great holiday scarf with the red and the green in it!

  11. 12.27.12
    Hallie commented:

    Ca-ute jacket! You bro did awesome with that Christmas gift :) I forsee it to be in many upcoming outfit posts — yay!

  12. 12.27.12
    Julie Leah commented:

    You look too, too cute!! I’m so impressed that your brother picked out that hat :) It’s so perfect for you!

  13. 12.27.12
    Kacie'sKloset commented:

    I just got a similar red jacket :) You look great!

  14. 12.27.12
    Megan commented:

    Adorable outfit!! I love the coat and have been looking for the perfect puffer jacket for months now…. I think I have found one :) It looks like it’s a little cropped, does it fit true to size?


    • 12.28.12
      Jessica commented:

      Yep, definitely fits true to size, maybe a tad bit big! This is a Small and it’s perfect… not too tight, not too roomy. It’s a bit more cropped in the back, but the front hits right at my hip bones/waist!

      • 12.28.12
        Megan commented:

        Thanks!! Ordering one today :)

  15. 12.28.12

    Love your puffer – the colour is stunning!

    Kate xo

  16. 12.28.12
    Tara commented:

    That hat is adorable, I’m jealous of your brother’s gift giving skills :)

  17. 12.28.12
    Heather commented:

    Love the puffer in red! I’ve been wanting one.

  18. 12.28.12

    What a cute and warm outfit! I love the red puffer coat!

    – Kaitlyn

  19. 12.28.12
    Chelsie commented:

    THIS jacket! Only you could pull of the puff! Love!!

    PS- could your hair get any more perfect? Let’s be real.. Haha

    Happy Friday!


  20. 12.28.12
    Agi commented:

    What a great coat. I have a white puffer coat and I love it. The only problem is how quickly it gets dirty. But at least it washes easily. Adore your snow bunny outfit.


  21. 12.28.12
    Aunt Anne commented:

    Love the mix of colors and the complimentary backdrop. Kudos to Connor on a gift perfect for you! :-)

  22. 12.29.12
    Stacey commented:

    Such a cute jacket!!


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