The Skort Secret

Monday, June 13, 2016

The evolution of a trend is a funny thing. These days it's almost as if we should have held onto our tween-age wardrobes with all the unexpected trends reemerging -- hence this skort. I know, I bought a skort. But I have no regrets.

I mention my work wardrobe at least once a week on this blog, but my shopping habits really have changed since joining the office life. Those summer days of simply buying the cutest dress on the floor are now spent debating whether that piece is corporate-appropriate. I guess that's just another part of adulting.

Admittedly I do miss wearing shorts more often than on weekends, so I went for a little customization. Technically you can wear shorts to work if no one actually sees them, right? For all my fellow working ladies, try pairing long outerwear over a skort for an office look that is secretly ready for whatever the evening brings. Looks like everyone's favorite tween trend came in handy.

Vest: Zara | Top: Brandy Melville (similar here) | Skort: Ann Taylor
Shoes: Zara (similar here) | Sunglasses: c/o DITTO

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  1. I love the cut of that vest, perfectly paired with skorts and sandals! Amazing look!

    xo, alice / T Y P E N U

  2. Love the skort and the vest.

  3. Skorts are perfect when you wanna look dressed up but still be comfy at the same time! I love all the colors in this outfit! :)

    Love, Karina
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  4. ahh I'm so glad I don't really have an office dress code, I literally wear sweats to work sometimes. Anyway, you look great! I love this entire outfit, especially those adorable lace up shoes!

  5. Gorgeous look! Perfect from head to toe! The skort is adorable!

  6. I remember wearing skirts as a teen. Yours is so lovely. I love the olive colour.

  7. Amazing look! I love that top.

  8. stunning,you look amzing
    The skirt is wow

  9. cool!!! never realized that was a skort!! :D

    Have a great day!
    Animated Confessions

  10. I love this look. Love the olive color skirt :)

  11. I love that kind of skorts, beautiful outfit my dear :-)

  12. I use to wear the skorts often, it's just so much fun! Haha! Love your outfit, so cool as usual <3

    xx Bash |   go say   H E Y   B A S H

  13. such a cute skirt i love it!

  14. Looks great! I love skorts soo much and love the outfit! xx

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