05 September 2013

Monochromatic Stripes & Mesh Skirt

Hi Everyone! Hope you're all having a great week so far. Lately, I noticed myself grabbing a lot of black and white pieces. I'm not sure why, but I am going to assume it has to do with me mentally transitioning to the Fall. Black and White is a very classic and modern combination. It can be so chic and stylish, the possibilities are endless with these two basic colors. When pairing black and white, I like to add details to it, for example, a pattern. This striped drape top is great when paired under skirts since the stripes are going diagonal, thus giving an illusion of a slimmer waistline when cinched with a belt. I paired it with this mesh skirt which has the right amount of coverage but still some room for imagination. 

Top : Forever 21 (here), Bottom : Forever 21 (here)
Accessories : Belt from C. Wonder (similar here), Necklaces from Gorjana (here) and Nadri (here)
Shoes : Guess (similar here)

I am joining Tara from Mix and Match Fashion's Summer Style Linkup. Be sure to check out how other bloggers are styling the rest of Summer! =)

Not only do I love the mix between the patent leather and suede of these shoes, I also love the soles. Having a leopard print on your soles is something very different and unique, and adds a nice touch to an all black shoe. This shot was inspired by Kelly from Alterations Needed and Wendy from Wendy's Lookbook.

Thank you so much for reading! =)


  1. I adore those shoes! How detailed and amazing! Very great look! :)



  2. me too! i've been wearing only black and white! loving this top!


  3. Love this look! You always dress so classy and that leopard surprise bottom in the shoes is so cute!


  4. Super cute! Love the mesh skirt




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  5. Black and white is always classic! I'm in love with your skirt - that mesh insert makes it so chic! :)

  6. I love that belt! What a great detail!

  7. i love this look! i find myself picking up darker pieces too while shopping


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  8. Black and white is such a classic color combo. I absolutely love your belt! It's completely different from the typical black belts we see and is a fun focal point.

  9. I am so sad I can't find this belt on C.Wonder anymore :( Love this entire look though! Have to check out this skirt :)

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  10. what a gorgeous outfit! i love the striped shirt and the lace stripe on the skirt adds a nice feminine touch. and such unique belting too!

    cute & little
    vote for my YOUphoria outfit!

  11. SydneysFashionDiary.comSeptember 10, 2013 at 11:24 PM

    Super chic outfit, Christine! I am into black and white lately as well. Loving your hair in this outfit. Hope you enjoy the rest of your week


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