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Chambray & Chevron

After seeing an outfit that Aimee wore during her Fourth of July holiday vacation, I was instantly inspired. I love chambray shirts, and I love maxi skirts – so why have I never thought to pair the two together? Even more so, how come I’ve never tied my chambray shirt into a knot at my waist? This was life-changing to me. It adds a summer vibe to any outfit, and it helps define my waist and *ahem*, minimize my hips.


Whenever I want to keep my jewelry simple, I typically opt for one statement piece. The rediscovery of these hoops in my jewelry box was an exciting moment since they combine my forever-love of wishbones and current obsession with gold. I think we all need to carry around a little reminder when we can to keep wishing and dreaming big. 
Chambray shirt: Banana Republic (exact)
Maxi skirt: AB Studio, Kohl’s (similar)
Wishbone hoops: Charming Charlie (old)
Bow ring: Kate Spade (old)
Shoulder bag: Forever 21 (exact)
Sandals: Target (exact)

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14 Comments

  1. LOVE! So cute on you, and great maxi skirt! Can't go wrong with the black and white, thanks for sharing!

    Published 10.9.14
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  2. I agree – since the weather has been a bit cooler here in Wisconsin, I've been able to wear it more regularly.

    Published 7.16.14
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  3. Right?! I'm the same way!

    Published 7.16.14
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  4. The Adored Life wrote:

    This is so darling! I go through phases with my chambray. It's always in heavy rotation in the fall and spring though.
    http://www.theadoredlife.com

    Published 7.16.14
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  5. Love this outfit! My chambray top is probably my most worn piece of clothing in my closet — I have to consciously remind myself I can't wear it every single day, ha!

    Published 7.15.14
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  6. Absolutely – I've also worn this maxi skirt with a plain white tank and my jean jacket. I just love how casual and effortless both styles are!

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  7. Thank you! I really need to remember to wear those earrings more often. xo

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  8. Thanks, doll! xo

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  9. Thanks, girl! When I saw that this maxi skirt had a chevron on it, I knew it had to be mine. 🙂

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  10. Thank YOU for the inspiration. 🙂

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  11. I need to invest in a good chambray top! This is such a cute outfit and I'm sure you can wear both pieces with so many things!

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  12. Love this look! And loving those earrings! xo

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  13. Mia- MakeMeUpMia wrote:

    YES, big fan! I love those earrings, so delicate and cute 🙂

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  14. Pamela wrote:

    Eek!! Love that skirt! And those earrings are so cute!

    <3, Pamela
    sequinsandseabreezes.blogspot.com

    Published 7.15.14
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