Yes, I had to do a twirl. And yes, I looked ridiculous. 

Wearing //
Express twill moto jacket (comes in other colors)
Express cami (also in many colors)
Vince Camuto Pumps, Similar
J.Crew Factory clutch, Similar

Beauty //

Windy Autumn days call for swaths of pleated chiffon. Just make sure the skirt is long enough, as to avoid any embarrassing "accidents". My midi skirt curiosity continues, so I decided to order one from the petite line off of the Asos website. I figured it would be the perfect length, but it's actually quite a bit longer than I had anticipated. I've had it in my closet for over a month, contemplating daily whether I should take it to the tailor's shop for a hem. I decided against it, although I'm still unsure. What do you ladies think? Too long? I love the berry color and the movement it creates when I walk (or even when I'm standing still). The air hits it just right! So it's a keeper, despite some slight reservations. I think it works well year-round here in California.

If you haven't yet entered the giveaway I last blogged about, well what are you waiting for?! I hope you all are doing well today. It's raining here, so wish me luck driving around for work :)


  1. The length of the skirt looks good to me and I would be worried about how the hemming would turn out on that type of material (vs. a pencil skirt or something which seems more straightforward) so I say leave it! Love that jacket paired with hot pink! I haven't tried that color combination but it works great. (Seriously...that jacket goes with everything!)
    Gina - On the Daily Express

    1. True, I hadn't considered the material but you're probably right! I would love to see you in a pleated skirt pretty lady :)

  2. I love the twirl!! And I love this combo! I tried really hard to buy that jacket in another color, but nada in store. I should probably just order one! I really do love it with the skirt!
    Carylee | more pieces of me
    Enter the $650 EXPRESS gift card giveaway!

    1. I know, I can't find any in - store anymore either! Definitely try online.

  3. I love the length on you! The color and pleats are beautiful. I always struggle ordering things online form places I don't know how things run because I can't try anything on at a local store.

    xo, Amy Ann
    The Real Arnolds

  4. Such a pretty skirt, I love the color!

  5. the skirt looks beautiful :) can't wait to wear skirts jejeje!


  6. Thank you ladies for the feedback. I love getting opinions/advice when I can. I appreciate it! I hope people would tell me if I looked a little crazy in something ;)

  7. I'm constantly puzzled by what the 'right' length of things should be. But the only advice I can really give you is that you have to feel good in it.

    That said, I think this skirt looks great on you, and the color is gorgeous!
    Chic on the Cheap

  8. This color is soooo pretty!

  9. I love the skirt color it looks gorgeous on you!


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