Shimmer for a Spring Day

When I was planning outfits for Saint Louis Fashion Week, I put together an entire look anchored by the Loft Zoe skinny cropped pants in lurex jacquard dot, but I wasn’t pleased with the fit of the pants, so I had to drop that look.  I was thrilled, then, when I later discovered that there was a sister skirt, a full skirt (my favorite silhouette), to that pants.

My plan was to wait for a markdown on the skirt because Loft loves a good sale.  My wait was short, though, because Loft held a Cyber Saturday sale last weekend, offering 50% off everything and free shipping.  I definitely ordered the skirt during that sale.  It was $34.75 plus tax.  The skirt is a beauty with its shimmery dot design and buttercup yellow color.

For reference, I often wear a 6 in Loft skirts, but this one fits like a true full skirt,
so I’m wearing a 4.

The April 2013 issue of Redbook featured this skirt in a spread documenting
the miraculous styling power of a white tee.

Belle Style vintage lily earrings

Tee—Gap Outlet | similar
Skirt—Loft
Jacket—Gap Outlet | similar, similar
Shoes—Tahari via Nordstrom
Bag—Coach

Scarf as headband—Dollar Tree

Earrings—Belle Style (see my review of Belle Style)
Watch—Michael Kors via Nordstrom Rack
Sungasses—DVF via Marshalls

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14 Comments

    • April 12, 2013 / 3:27 pm

      Thanks, Amber! This skirt was definitely a must-have for me.

  1. April 5, 2013 / 9:47 pm

    Such a beautiful skirt! It look great on you and so nice with the plain white tee 🙂

    • April 12, 2013 / 3:28 pm

      Yeah, Mica, the Loft got this one so right. A plain white tee just works wonderfully in so many looks too.

  2. April 6, 2013 / 3:10 am

    Love love love that skirt! Love the way you styled it!

    • April 12, 2013 / 3:29 pm

      Refreshing is a nice word for this skirt indeed. Thanks for stopping by!

    • April 12, 2013 / 3:29 pm

      Gotta love versatile pieces and outfits. Thanks, Cassandra!