Monday, August 4, 2014

Monday Remix: The Corduroy Skirt

Hi, all!

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Here´s another casual and summery look to start the week right: red stripes for a top, blue colored corduroy skirt, a tan colored bag and sandals and Panama hat to cap off my nautical inspired look. Such a no-fuss combination, isn´t it? ;)

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Throw in a studded leather bangle and an assortment of other bracelets on the other hand and we´re done! My feet always swell when it´s hot  outside and so I make sure that I´m wearing open-toed sandals so that it can breathe especially the toes.

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bangle and blue chain bracelet- Massimo Dutti, sandals- CLN(Filipino brand)
Summer is my favorite season to dress up because you don´t need to layer a lot of things (except that jacket/cardigan for those chilly mornings and evenings) to keep you warm because it´s already hot AND I don´t need to worry about stacking my bangles and bracelets because they won´t get snagged. Practical thinking, no?

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top-Mango, skirt- New Yorker, bag- Bimba&Lola
As for the corduroy skirt, I first wore this last year at the beginning of summer. As usual I forgot about it, then the other day while my arranging my summer clothes, I re-discovered this royal blue number stuck between my summer shorts.We hooked up again. ;) Corduroys have  come a long way from those thick fabrics used for jackets and pants and winter skirts to lighter and breathable fabrics which can be worn all summer long. Try having one!

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Today is the beginning of another week where summer´s about to end. How time flies! Have you had your vacation yet? Plan it now while there´s some sun!

Hugs,

Che

PS: Linking up with Molly, Rhea, Lauren, Paige, Lauren and Laura. Come and join us! :)

8 comments:

Steph M said...

Both looks are very nice, love your hat!

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Mademoiselle Epaulette said...

Lovely outfits xxx
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taislany said...

lovely outfit..

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Ayana Pitterson said...

You know, I actually own a pair of corduroy skirt, only a blazer! This fits your shape very well and both outfits are cute. I especially love that hat you are rocking.

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Inge Jane said...

I really like this simple look! The red stripes go perfectly with your blue skirt.

Elegance and Mommyhood said...

I love that first outfit. It is sort of Americana, sort of French Riviera. I pinned it. You are right Summer will be over soon. We are scheduling a vacation for the first week of September, we will see. =)

Have a great week, Cheryl!

Jessi said...

Love the stripes and that hat together! So Summery and chic.
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Darcy said...

Great ways to wear it! Loving the hat, too!
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