“They stretched their wings”

Drapey fabrics and windy days don’t really make the best combination.  But I still love how this outfit came together, despite it not being very functional in this weather.  I got this skirt months ago during my shopping ban, but somehow this is the first time I’ve worn it out.  I has such a sweet polka dot print, and despite how it may look in the photo, it has a very flattering a-line drape.

I actually started out this day with bare legs, but I brought a pair of tights to work in case I started to feel cold.  With a heavily air-conditioned office, I ended up needing them.  And I felt kind of awkward with bare legs.  After wearing tights for so long, it feels strange to have bare legs.  I’m thinking about getting a pair of nude micro-fishnets, like these from J Crew (which technically aren’t micro), to make the spring transition to bare legs a little smoother.

Blouse: Anthropologie
Cardigan: Ann Taylor LOFT
Skirt: Ann Taylor (thrifted)
Tights: Hue
Shoes: Dansko Sally
Purse: Morelle City Bag
Necklace: Express
Watch: Target
Earrings: Sara Westermark

Quote: The Littlest Owl, by Caroline Pitcher and Tina Macnaughton

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About Diana

Style maven, knitter, crafter, seamstress, one who does not walk the beaten path.
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5 Responses to “They stretched their wings”

  1. I love that skirt! I am so jealous that you are able to contemplate whether or not to wear tights right now! It is ridiculously cold in the Midwest!

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  2. Real Me says:

    Love your skirt ! It is windy here today, too. I didn’t even pretend to put a skirt on.

    I’m going to try to copy your necklace…lol.

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  3. Sally says:

    The little beads and detailing on your top compliment each other perfectly!

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  4. Emily says:

    Another winner!

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  5. goldenmeans says:

    What a wonderful, happy outfit. I’ve been reading your blog for a little while and I consistently smile at your wonderful use of color in each post! You employ little pops of brightness in such creative, pretty ways 🙂

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