STYLE: Brights and Stripes

Black pants, while practical and comfortable, get a little boring after a while. I have been trying to spice up my work wardrobe while still maintaining a professional look. Thankfully, during the holidays, J.Crew had an amazing selection of cute skirts and tops ALL at 40% off! It was time to stock up. As soon as I saw this skirt, I knew I had to have it. I LOVE wearing red. Instead of pairing it with a boring black turtleneck or sweater, I decided to pair it with stripes. Who doesn’t like stripes?!

I normally would have paired this outfit with tights and a pair of black booties. It is pretty cold here so I still needed the tights but, to switch it up a bit, I slipped on my favorite new mules. I was a little jealous of everyone and their Gucci mules, so I ordered these affordable onesย instead! And to add a little shine, I wore my new Lane Tabb Luxuries rose gold necklace and cuff. They are both such classic pieces that can be worn everyday. I have been wearing them NON-STOP since they arrived. And right now you can save 10% when you order them by using the code JW10!

While I wouldn’t wear my hat to work, it was a fun piece to pair with the outfit for the shoot. If I wore this out on date night, I would definitely add the hat, even though E would call me Indiana Jones the entire night. Worth it!

Shirt: J.Crew, Skirt: J.Crew (ON SALE!), Hat: Janessa Leone (old, similar HERE), Shoes: Sam Edelman, Tights: J.Crew, Necklace and Bracelet: Lane Tabb Luxuriesย (Use Promo Code JW10 For 10% Off), Watch: Marc Baleย (c/o, The Peach Box, Use Code WHATSFORDINNERESQ for 15% Off Through 1/31/2017)

Thank you Lane Tabb Luxuries for partnering on this post.

Photography by Laurel Creative

22 Comments

  1. January 18, 2017 / 2:51 pm

    Love this! Looks like you stepped out of France!

  2. nicole
    January 18, 2017 / 3:00 pm

    I just love that red color!

  3. January 18, 2017 / 3:02 pm

    Super cute outfit! I love the skirt with that shirt.

  4. Lynne Harper
    January 18, 2017 / 3:02 pm

    Love the skirt, what a fabulous splash of colour and the length is just great, superb outfit combo

  5. January 18, 2017 / 3:02 pm

    I’ve always been a fan of both stripes and mules! And I love that your fab skirt has pockets. Cute pairing with the hat for these photos as well.

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  6. January 18, 2017 / 3:03 pm

    This outfit combo is so perfect! I love the pop of red in that skirt, and everyone needs a stripped shirt in their life! So cute!
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  7. January 18, 2017 / 3:06 pm

    Absolutely love the red and stripes together! Such a great look!

  8. January 18, 2017 / 3:11 pm

    You look gorgeous! I am seriously obsessed with the stripes paired with a red skirt. Such a fun combo.

    Xoxo Amber

  9. January 18, 2017 / 3:12 pm

    Omg! I’m so obsessed with this outfit! Love the color of your skirt! Gorgeous!

  10. January 18, 2017 / 3:30 pm

    One of my fave looks on you!! Love that bright pop of color!!

  11. January 18, 2017 / 4:24 pm

    Hi Jessica, I love the combination of stripes with this bright skirt! And J. Crew is one of my favorites for staple items like this top ๐Ÿ™‚

    ~Jessica

  12. January 18, 2017 / 8:38 pm

    Omg this look is so cute!!! I want some Gucci Mules too girl lol

  13. January 19, 2017 / 1:26 am

    This is such a lovely way to wear stripes!! I love the pop of red!

  14. January 19, 2017 / 3:37 am

    I love how bright that skirt is! Really cute!

  15. January 19, 2017 / 4:12 am

    That is an adorable outfit combo! I love the bright skirt with the turtleneck top!

    Abby of Life in the Fash Lane

  16. Ifeoluwa
    January 19, 2017 / 4:42 am

    Such cute outfit! love the skater skirt! You look amazing ๐Ÿ˜€

  17. January 19, 2017 / 2:06 pm

    So adorable! I love love love that skirt and the pop of red! Perfect for the office ๐Ÿ™‚

    XO,
    Kim

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  18. January 19, 2017 / 3:49 pm

    A bright pop of red is the perfect compliment to a black and white outfit! I love the cut and shape of your skirt!