Fashion Outfits

Pleats and Braids

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{Sweater: H&M, Dress: Filene’s Basement (similar, similar -I actually like this gray one better than mine!), Heels: Nine West, Tights: Simply Vera Vera Wang, Bag: Foley + Corinna}
It’s no secret that I’m a jeans girl. I totally prefer jeans over skirts and dresses. As a result, I don’t have very many skirts in my closet. In an attempt to maximize my wardrobe, I wore this dress as a skirt with my favorite braided-collar sweater. The pleated skirt lends an air of girly-ness that you just can’t get with jeans, and I love it. I look forward to trying out this dress-as-a-skirt thing through spring to see what fun combinations I can come up with…without spending a lot of money on a new skirt wardrobe.

 

 

 

 

8 Comments

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    Rona Shainer
    February 28, 2013 at 11:24 am

    Beautiful!!

    xx

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    Dina's Days
    February 28, 2013 at 1:31 am

    What a sophisticated look! This is the perfect work outfit too. Those tights are just a nice pop! It was great meeting you, hope to see you again soon!

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    Street Lily
    February 27, 2013 at 3:56 am

    Great skirt girl!! Ditch the jeans ;). Love the red tights too

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    Carlee, Almost Endearing
    February 26, 2013 at 2:09 am

    Love this look and your are gorgeous! Lovely style.
    Carlee
    Almost Endearing

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    ☯ZERO STYLE☯
    February 26, 2013 at 12:07 am

    you looked great yesterday! it was so nice seeing you again! xo

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    Mellissa "Shia" Rondinelli
    February 25, 2013 at 11:51 pm

    Cute outfit. Love the light outfit with the red tights!

    Hope you had a fab weekend!
    Shia
    World According to Shia

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    blue roses
    February 25, 2013 at 7:31 pm

    i really am loving the deep oxblood with the muted, creamy gray shades; lovely look!

    (i wear dresses as skirts constantly…. and i do, indeed, own tons of veritable skirts. it is a great trick 😉 )

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    Midwest Muse
    February 25, 2013 at 7:30 pm

    I’m in love with this look. The maroon looks stunning with the cream and maybe you should wear dresses/skirts more! They look adorable on you.

    I hope to meet up with you again. You are the sweetest!

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