Modern Elegance

October 25, 2014

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Top: Tobi cropped sweater (similar)
Bottom: Topshop full midi skirt (on sale!)
Shoes: Zara mid-heeled sandals (similar)
Bag: Prada saffiano tote bag
Bracelet: Brandy Pham cylinder bracelet
Lips: Sephora lip stain in "Always Red"
Nails: Rimmel "Stiletto Red"

In our fitted black tops and sheer midis, Wendy and I made our way to BMO's Fashion Saturday to preview the Spring 2015 runway trends from Toronto Fashion Week. We saw a lot of feminine silhouettes, pastel hues and floral accents - all which were very dreamy and spring-appropriate!

Here's my modern take on a 1950s classic: the midi skirt. I love the demure silhouette and beautiful shape, but what I noticed is that fuller midis can be tricky to pull off. I kept it as simple as possible by pairing this rose jacquard midi with a form-fitting cropped sweater and a pair of heeled sandals for a ladylike and sophisticated appearance.

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Photography by With Wendy

10 comments:

  1. I've developed such a love for strappy sandals. Love this look.

    xo

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    1. Thanks Maggie! I love these for its low, chunky heel :)

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    1. The very first in my closet, but more to come! I've finally learn to embrace the fullness of it!

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  3. Adore the details on the skirt. This is such a lovely look.

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    1. Thanks Soph! I was in awe when I saw the rose details close-up

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