Make a Statement in a Skirt This Fall

Skirts are having a moment this fall. This comes as no surprise since skirts bring many style possibilities, pairing effortlessly with fall’s favorite tops. Turtlenecks. Button-downs. Sweatshirts. Pullovers. There are perfect pairings to be made with the right skirt.

Tee—H&M | similar

Skirt—Banana Republic

Shoes—Madewell

Bag—Kate Spade | option

Necklace—Kate Spade | option

Watch—Movado | Skagen option

Lip—Mac “Rebel” lipstick, Mac “Brick” lip pencil

Blush—NYX “Intuition“

Today’s featured asymmetrical jacquard skirt hit a sweet spot with me. It’s a mini, full skirt with a standout asymmetrical pleat in the front, made with a luxe jacquard. It’s on sale right now for 50% off too.

When I first saw the skirt, I saw unlimited styling possibilities. I pictured it with a crisp white shirt or a casual chambray shirt. I could see it with a fitted black turtleneck. I pictured it with a chunky sweater layered over a shirt. The skirt and top pairings are plentiful with this bottom.

I wore the asymmetrical skirt last weekend with a simple black tee and my cluster pearl necklace. It was a tad chilly, so I wore tights. I countered the sweetness of the look by wearing my Madewell oxfords instead of pumps.

Sizing? I’m wearing a size 6. I sized up one size to get a comfortable fit at the waist. The skirt has a fitted waistline with no stretch.

Remember the living green wall I shared in the Transitioning Summer Wide-leg Pants post? Today’s images were taken at another green wall located in the ruins of the National Memorial Church of God in Christ. The church was built in 1892 and burned to ruins in 2001. (Source)

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5 Comments

  1. Sing of Singature Style
    October 12, 2015 / 2:17 pm

    Beautiful look. That skirt is really cool.

  2. Margaret Francois
    October 13, 2015 / 7:55 pm

    Absolutely love this look and that skirt looks great on you! Fellow #BLMGIRL <3

  3. Sydney
    October 13, 2015 / 9:46 pm

    Love this look so much! I love how the skirt was bold and you kept the rest of the outfit simple and clean! Fellow #BLMGirl

  4. Carol Parker Walsh
    October 14, 2015 / 3:40 pm

    Such a fabulous outfit! Loving the skirt, accessories and that you rocked it with those patent leather flats! Beautiful! #BLMGirls
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  5. Vanilla DreamCream
    April 12, 2016 / 5:38 am

    you look amazing in the skirt. I decided to size up on the skirt also because I felt the waistline was a bit tight, however, now I feel that it looks way to long over my short legs.