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Summer Scoop Neck: 5 Outfit Ideas For Your Capsule Wardrobe

Get the scoop on how to style your sweater.
July 27, 2023
By Victoria Vitale

Summer Scoop Neck: My Lightweight Go-To

Welcome to part 1 of my 3-part blog series, where I’ll start by introducing you to the new Summer Scoop Neck sweater. 

The Summer Scoop Neck sweater is an essential transitional layer, allowing you to create many comfortable outfits with fewer items in your closet. In the following sections, we'll explore 5 different ways I've styled this sweater, proving that with a touch of creativity, 1 staple item can bring a world of choices to your fingertips.

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I'm love finding "style building blocks" in my closet and seeing how many ways I can style them.

I'm always surprised by how many outfits I can create using 1 item as the primary focus.

Having a go-to outfit, or a personal uniform, makes everyday decisions easy and simplifies life. I’m here to show you the 5 different ways I have styled my new Summer Scoop Neck sweater from Oliver Charles - a core silhouette in my personal uniform.

After reading the next few sections, I encourage you to try this outfit-building exercise with a high-quality staple item in your wardrobe.

You'll be amazed by the new go-to outfits you'll create! Let your creativity shine, and enjoy the process!

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OLIVER CHARLES - Blog #Repeat - Style, Sustainability, Unique Innovative Materials, Sizing, Enclothed Cognition

Scoop Neck Sweater And Jeans For Casual Days Around Town

More times than not, we dress for casual days around town, and the new Summer Scoop Neck sweater and a pair of jeans are the perfect combo.

Let’s be honest; we all have places to be and people to see; we want to be as comfortable and stylish as can be.

I like wearing simple outfits that are easy to move in and allow me to get everything done I need to. The Summer Scoop Neck sweater is great because I love layering necklaces, especially with sweater and jean outfits.

I also paired my platform sandals with the outfit to dress it up more. In this outfit, I’m ready to take on the day and get all my errands done. 

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OLIVER CHARLES - Blog #Repeat - Style, Sustainability, Unique Innovative Materials, Sizing, Enclothed Cognition

The Best Argument For Why I Wear Sweaters In The Summer

Movie night is an essential weekend ritual, providing a much-needed chance to relax and unwind after a long week. And what better thing to wear than the Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck sweater? 

While I enjoy the comfort of staying in and watching movies at home most of the time, occasionally, the allure of a theater draws me in, especially when there's a particular movie I've been really waiting to watch.

Movie theaters tend to be a bit chilly, but thanks to my trusty Summer Scoop Neck sweater, I never have to worry about feeling cold.

Its lightweight, cozy embrace kept me perfectly warm throughout the movie. For this outing, I decided to pair the sweater with some delightful polka-dot pants and cloud slides.

The overall outfit was a hit, and I could easily imagine myself wearing it to any casual outing where I want to be comfortable but also look good.

The sweater kept me comfortably warm against the cool AC, allowing me to fully enjoy the movie.

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OLIVER CHARLES - Blog #Repeat - Style, Sustainability, Unique Innovative Materials, Sizing, Enclothed Cognition

Mix And Match Dresses With Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck

Did someone say brunch? Mimosas, pancakes, and a scoop neck. It is fun to get dressed up and have brunch.

Personally, I love preparing a Sunday brunch at home and spending quality time with family.

Even though I like staying home for brunch doesn’t mean I don’t like throwing on a cute outfit while I eat.

When I think of brunch, I think of wearing a flowy dress, my Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck sweater, and accessories.

Wearing my Oliver Charles sweater over a dress is a perfect way to elevate my dresses and allow me to make more outfits out of them.

This is also a very comfortable outfit to wear while stuffing my face with pancakes. This just gave me more ideas because I have so many dresses in my closet that would work so well with my new sweater.

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OLIVER CHARLES - Blog #Repeat - Style, Sustainability, Unique Innovative Materials, Sizing, Enclothed Cognition

Perfect Summer Day Picnic Outfit: Scoop Neck Sweater, Denim Shorts, White Sneakers

What better way to enjoy a summer day than indulging in a lovely picnic? And to elevate that experience to perfection, I choose to wear the delightful Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck sweater.

Packing up a good book and some wine to sit and enjoy a nice summer evening gives me the exact amount of serotonin I need.

Sometimes the evenings can still be a little warm, so I decided to pair my Summer Scoop Neck sweater with a pair of denim shorts and my white sneakers.

This is a comfortable outfit that I can sit in for hours and take in the ambiance of the summer evening. I love that I can relax and be comfortable doing one of my favorite summer activities. 

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Breathable Scoop Neck For Hiking

Take a hike with me and my Oliver Charles Summer Scoop Neck sweater.

With the weather being nice out, it is an excuse to get outside and spend time in nature. Nothing better than soaking up the sun and taking in the scenery.

Also, the perfect time to wear cute athleisure outfits while enjoying the sunshine. I put on my jumpsuit and paired it with my Summer Scoop Neck sweater.

Accessories also make an outfit, so I wore my white Air Force 1s and my black fanny pack. The sweater was a great addition to my outfit because the seaweed-based SeaCell is lightweight and breathable, so I wasn’t too hot or too cold while on the path. This is definitely an outfit I see myself wearing again for future hikes.

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5 Scoop Neck Outfit Ideas For Your Capsule Wardrobe

These are the 5 amazing outfits that I've curated and grown to love. They're simply fantastic, and I find myself wearing them on repeat.

I want to encourage you to take a moment and revisit your closet to see where there is room for a) investing in a versatile, quality staple, b) breathing new life into items you already love to wear. By doing this, you'll open up a world of outfit possibilities and say goodbye to that pesky "I have nothing to wear" dilemma.

Revamping your wardrobe around a few core items is like igniting a spark of creativity. And believe me, the results are worth it! Not only will it simplify your life, but it will also free up more time for the little things that bring you the most happiness. We all deserve that.

Victoria Vitale has a degree in fashion communication and enjoys sharing her experiences. Victoria is here to help you learn and grow your fashion knowledge.

If you believe that every good wardrobe starts with owning less and owning better, consider buying yourself an OLIVER CHARLES sweater.
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