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Q&A: The Motherchic’s Lindsey Schuster


About her blog: The Motherchic was started in my second year as a stay-at-home mom. As a former elementary school teacher, I needed a creative outlet. Motherhood isn’t always glamorous, but there’s no shame in trying. If I can introduce my readers to some cute new booties or a great date-night top, my work is done. 

Favorite designers: In terms of denim: AG, J Brand, Frame and Blank. Calvin Klein has never made anything I didn’t like. Stella McCartney is also super-talented—I love her versatility. 

Currently wearing: I love big, cozy sweaters with a little “shoulder interest.” I’m always freezing, so it’s the perfect way to show a flash of skin while being warm at the same time. 

She’s a: Shoe lover. As a busy mom of four, I’m often rushing out of my house in the morning with little time to think about what I’m wearing. Having a few outfit-making shoes is an easy way to distract from an otherwise bland outfit. 

Style icons: I look to my little sister, Abby, to keep me on top of all of the latest trends—her outfits are always spot-on and effortless. My grandmother is the epitome of classic style and believes in quality over quantity.

Items that get the most wear: I have some necklaces and earrings that have special meaning. My husband bought them when we had our sons.

Lindsey Schuster

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