Daily Archives: September 24, 2013

Faux Leather Dilemma

Office Appropriate Outfits - Fall

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Blazer – Express (similar) |  Shirt – Gap (similar) | Skirt – The Limited (similar) | Necklace – JF&A Show (similar) | Shoes – Bandolino (similar)

I’ve been dying to wear this striped blazer and faux leather skirt outfit ever since I pinned a similar inspiration photo almost a year ago. Today’s Trend Spin Link-Up theme of leather seemed like the perfect opportunity!

Unfortunately, either something happened to me or something happened to this skirt since I wore it last and I’m having a “bad texture” day. What does that mean? It means that when I put this skirt on I just couldn’t stand it. Also, the back kickpleat seems to be doing something weird. Which means that as much as I love the look of this outfit, I’m going to have to figure out what’s going on with the skirt ASAP! Because faux leather is DEFINITELY in for fall and the fact that this skirt isn’t black makes me feel like it’s easy to wear to the office. And I want to wear it!

Am I the only person who puts on a piece of clothing and then just can’t wear it because of how it feels on? Please tell me I’m not alone!