Sunday, October 9, 2011

Pumpkin Patch Style

pumpkin patch

Today we’re headed to the pumpkin patch to enjoy a day of fall fun! The weather is supposed to be gorgeous. Although the pumpkin patch is hardly considered a place for a fashionista to show her style, it’s important to consider what to wear.

Comfort is key at the pumpkin patch. You’ll be climbing up and down hills, haystacks, and tractors. You may be sitting on haystacks or benches, or even on the ground. Jeans are a natural choice.  I like Joe's Jeans because the petite sizes are a perfect fit for me. 

Fall weather is so variable. Dress in layers to make sure that you are prepared for any kind of weather. We could have temperatures from 50-75 degrees at the pumpkin patch. Bring a lightweight jacket.

Don’t be a pumpkin. Although it’s tempting to wear something orange, try to avoid it. The pumpkins and cute kids have the orange covered at the pumpkin patch. Plus, you’ll look better in pictures at the pumpkin patch if you are not wearing orange camouflage. Choose neutral fall tones in brown, yellow, blue, and green.

Protect your eyes. Sunglasses protect your eyes from the sun and help prevent wrinkles, but sunglasses also help keep dust out of your eyes during a hayride. Farms and pumpkin patches always seem to be so dusty, so shades are a must.

Bring a tote. You’ll probably be carrying a million little things for everyone in your party. Bring a tote bag to keep your hands free.

Boots are best. Boots will keep your feet warm and dry no matter what the weather. Every year I hear children complaining that their feet are getting scratched by the hay and corn…because they are wearing flip flops! Uh oh!

Enjoy your day at the pumpkin patch with some sweet apple cider and other fall treats!

Have you gone to a pumpkin patch yet this year? What things do you like to do at the pumpkin patch?

Pumpkin Patch Shopping Guide
J Crew striped long sleeve shirt
$78 -

Barbour coat
$149 -

Joe's joes jeans
$158 -

Frye boots
$348 -

Longchamp tote
$190 -

Faux Pumpkins, Set of 3 | Pottery Barn
€30 -



  1. sigh. I want a pair of frye boot soooooo bad.

  2. What a great outfit!! I love those Frye boots, especially!! The pumpkin patch near our house just opened, and now I'm ready to head there this afternoon.

  3. I love the outfit. Have fun.

  4. I want to go to a pumpkin patch so bad this year. Thanks for your fashion advice!

  5. I take my KinderGators each year! We are going Thursday, on my birthday...wooo hoooo! I just re~did my denum bib~overalls with pink and green pumpkins and flowers, complete with buttons and bows. I will be sportin' a RL long sleeve hot pink T under those and of course my pink and white Wellies. Shades...Lilly sunnies with my Alberta Gator strap. As for my tote, well of course a pink and tan canvas with my monogram. Oh and of course a pink & green Lilly murfee scarf as well! Oh how I adore going to the Pumpkin Patch!

    Mrs. Kindergarten

  6. What a great outfit!!!!! Love everything!



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