A Mini Journey Capsule Wardrobe: Frank & Eileen

This publish is sponsored by Frank & Eileen.

Packing for a visit generally is a daunting process, particularly after I discover myself coping with transitional climate, various climates and/or lengthy flights (or drives).

An outfit that works en path to the airport at 5 a.m. is never my best choice as soon as I’ve arrived. The problem lies in curating the correct mix of items: snug, versatile and — for heck’s sake — cool. Within the nonchalant, easy type of means.

Here's the deal, gang: These 4 comfy & versatile pieces from Frank & Eileen are my go-to travel clothes (think: fleece, a button-up, mom jeans & more). The deets, inside.

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That mentioned, ever since my journey to Turkey final summer season, I’ve stumbled upon an answer that has made my journey style sport on level: Frank & Eileen. A couple of of its rigorously curated items have now grow to be my go-to journey necessities, providing consolation, versatility and that straightforward, easy, French-girl vibe.

From its cozy Triple Fleece line (I now personal the sweatpants, shorts, skirt, cape and long-sleeve capelet) that’s excellent for day-of journey outfits, to its denim collection that completely balances informal and refined, and its effortlessly chic, white linen button-up shirt (oh, hiiii, Parisian class), Frank & Eileen is positively value trying out.

Here's the deal, gang: These 4 comfy & versatile pieces from Frank & Eileen are my go-to travel clothes (think: fleece, a button-up, mom jeans & more). The deets, inside.

sweatshirt (XS) | skirt (S) | button-up (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

Frank & Eileen, if you happen to haven’t but heard of the model, was based in 2009 and shortly grow to be identified for its iconic button-up shirts (with probably the most excellent button placement). Frank & Eileen has a decidedly basic vibe…however with a recent twist and/or excessive consideration to element.

When it comes to journey, I’m a HUGE fan of the Triple Fleece line, which is probably the most impressed mix of fleece and female tailoring I’ve discovered wherever. The denim line is one other win, that includes truly versatile jeans (suppose: basic straight-leg, French-girl perfection — not too a lot of something), and the button-up shirts (particularly the linen) could be worn in quite a lot of methods (in addition to washed/dried simply on the go). Frank & Eileen additionally has a fairly strong dedication to sustainability too.

1. & 2. Frank & Eileen Triple Fleece Matching Set

I first wore Frank & Eileen's triple fleece pants & capelet on my flight overseas last summer.

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I first wore Frank & Eileen’s triple fleece pants & capelet on my flight abroad final summer season. We flew from Philadelphia to London, and never solely was this set fully snug on the airplane, however it regarded shockingly good on the fanciest-ever brunch at London’s Savory resort (whereas we waited for our room to be prepared). Later within the journey, after I realized that Turkey’s Cappadocia area was — oops — freezing chilly at evening, I used to be in a position to layer this very same set to remain heat for our dawn scorching air balloon experience.

I’ve been a loyal fan ever since.

This Frank & Eileen fleece set was completely comfortable on an airplane.

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Not solely are these triple fleece items ridiculously snug, however they’ve been exquisitely tailor-made and boast distinctive particulars (scrunchy sleeves, a cutaway hem) as nicely. They’re additionally sturdy as heck, which clearly issues for hardworking journey outfits, and whereas there’s positively some give, these items by no means — actually NEVER — bag out or get saggy with put on. They’re principally indestructible and are all made in California (a element I respect).

Frank & Eileen's fleece skirt & capelet are durable as heck, which obviously matters for hardworking travel outfits.

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The Triple Fleece Skirt has a relaxed match with an elastic waistband that may be worn excessive on the waist, or scooted down for a low-rise really feel. I discovered that the skirt runs a bit small (particularly for anybody with a softer center, like myself). The lower outs, nevertheless, make this piece actually versatile. They’re not too excessive, however are leggy sufficient to make the skirt really feel thrilling (and even a bit of horny), but the panels fall in entrance/again in such a means that I by no means really feel uncovered — even when crossing my legs or sitting down.

That is the type of skirt that can be utilized for day-of journey, city exploring, going out to dinner, and even performing some gentle trekking.

The Frank & Eileen Triple Fleece Skirt has a relaxed fit with an elastic waistband that can be worn high on the waist.

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Frank & Eileen’s long-sleeve Anna capelet (aka…sweatshirt) has a roomy and relaxed match, making it excellent for layering or carrying by itself. Not solely does it hold me cozy throughout lengthy flights or highway journeys, however it additionally retains me wanting effortlessly trendy, even after I’m on the transfer.

It’s the extra-long arms with the superbly slouchy shoulders for me.

Frank & Eileen's long-sleeve Anna capelet (aka...sweatshirt) has a roomy & relaxed fit, making it perfect for layering or wearing on its own.

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Lastly, this Triple Fleece clothes can also be available for purchase as travel sets too, which might make one heck of an epic Mom’s Day reward. 😉

3. Frank & Eileen Monaghan Mother Denims

I cut the hems off of these Frank & Eileen mom jeans. I mean...of course I did (I'm barely 5'3").

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

To start with, I lower the hems off of these Frank & Eileen mom jeans. I imply…in fact I did (I’m barely 5’3″). However the hem was unfinished to start with, and the wash — mine is known as, delightfully, 1997 — is absolute perfection. These denims are a strong instance of basic, French-girl straight-leg denims: completely damaged in, with a excessive rise that also manages to evoke the correct quantity of slouch.

These mom jeans from Frank & Eileen are a solid example of classic, French-girl straight-leg jeans: perfectly broken in, with a high rise that still manages to evoke the right amount of slouch.

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

I additionally love that these mother denims look inflexible, however the composition is definitely fairly delicate (98% cotton, 2% elastane). They’re an ideal form, wanting simply as at residence with sneakers (or UGGs, haha) as they do with heels.

Oh, they usually’re made in California too.

These Frank & Eileen mom jeans look rigid, but the composition is actually quite soft (98% cotton, 2% elastane).

top (XS) | jeans (27)

4. Frank & Eileen ‘The Eileen’ Traditional Button-Up Shirt

I sized up in this Frank & Eileen linen button-up top for even more slouch. The fit is pretty true to size.

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

Right here’s the deal, Gang: Frank & Eileen’s classic “The Eileen” button-ups clearly present the designer’s love of menswear, and these shirts have grow to be cult basic for a purpose. Constituted of high-quality linen, this shirt will not be solely snug but additionally effortlessly elegant. The match is relaxed and barely outsized, giving it a classy and informal vibe. (That mentioned, I did dimension up for much more slouch — the match is fairly TTS.)

Made from high-quality linen, this Frank & Eileen button-up shirt is not only comfortable but also effortlessly elegant.

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

The eye to element within the development and the standard of the material is clear, making this shirt a timeless piece that’ll by no means exit of fashion. I really like carrying it untucked with jeans for a basic and barely undone (but stylish) look, or tying it in a knot and carrying it over a bikini for a beachy vibe. It’s a really versatile piece.

I love wearing this Frank & Eileen button-up shirt untucked with jeans for a classic & slightly undone (yet chic) look.

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

It’s the form and button placement that make the Eileen button-up actually particular…however don’t overlook the material. I’ve this high in chambray as nicely, and the material is bananas sturdy. And as a lot as I really like my chambray…this linen is divine (OEKO-TEX-certified and totally traceable from “seed to mill” too).

It's the shape & button placement that make the Eileen button-up really special...but don't overlook the fabric.

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

Care directions couldn’t be simpler, both. Even the linen could be washed within the washer (I at all times wash on chilly), and whereas I cling mine to dry (after which give it a two-minute tumble on low warmth as soon as it’s nearly dry)…the precise care directions say that even the linen could be tumbled dry, on low. Ooo — good to know!

The care instructions of this Frank & Eileen button-up shirt say this linen top can be tumbled dry on low!

top (M) | jeans (27, wash 1997)

Botton line? If you happen to haven’t checked out Frank & Eileen but, I extremely suggest giving them a attempt. One in every of my faves, for positive.



An enormous thank-you to Frank & Eileen for sponsoring this publish! I’ve been a longtime fan, however my love reached new heights because the Triple Fleece discovery final summer season, so I used to be past thrilled while you reached out! As at all times, all ideas, opinions and product selections are my very own. And, readers, thanks to your continued assist — it doesn’t go unnoticed and is so very a lot appreciated.

picture credit: Danielle Lou Photography, in Frisco, CO. If anybody is in search of a Colorado photographer, she’s a dream to work with!

Here's the deal, gang: These 4 comfy & versatile pieces from Frank & Eileen are my go-to travel clothes (think: fleece, a button-up, mom jeans & more). The deets, inside.