Button Down Skirt

Button Down Skirt In the winter, I tend to wear a lot of neutrals and oftentimes end up in an all black outfit which gets a little redundant and boring. I realize that hunter green isn’t exactly a large departure from my go-to neutrals, but it was a color I welcomed with open arms when I found this buttoned down skirt (it also comes in a fun plaid print!). I’m wearing a petite, but it’s actually a longer hem than most of my other skirts, and I think the length works really well for the office. The skirt would be just as cute with this plaid ruffle blouse or this plaid button down paired with bow mules or nude pumps for the holidays.

Button Down Skirt Button Down Skirt and Boots LOFT Button Down SkirtLOFT Button Down Skirt You know the super flared and tie sleeve sweaters that are all over Instagram right now? As much as they look pretty in pictures, every time I have tried one on, they really weren’t practical for me, which is why I loved the sleeves on this sweater. They have a fun flare, but I can still wash my hands like a normal person and not roll and re-roll the sleeves throughout the day. I love that I can dress the sweater up for the office and then pair it with jeans and booties on the weekend.

Shop the Outfit: LOFT Sweater / LOFT Buttoned Skirt / Sam Edelman Boots (old, nearly identical Sam Edelman styles here and here) / J.Crew Factory Earrings

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  1. Kristen wrote:

    Such a cute skirt! Love this outfit!

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    Posted 11.7.17 Reply

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