Tuesday, 22 October 2013

High Waisted Ankara Skirt #take2

Hey beautiful people, 
So this outfit here was simply me re-styling one of my favourite ankara skirts, which my seamstress made for me in Ghana on my last trip. 
The print is so fun and vibrant, so I decided to pair it with this taupe and pastel blue, collared, open back, sleeveless shirt. I've been wanting to style this shirt for about a year now, but everytime I picked it up and tried to pair it with something, I'd give up! I didn't like how it looked with pants, but it was too short to wear as a shirt dress. 
But it worked perfectly with this skirt, because once I tucked it in,  it hid all the excess fabric of the shirt underneath the skirt. I added this thick black belt with the gold hardware in the middle to break up the two pieces and also cinch in my waist, and I paired it up with these open toe taupe and snakeskin heels. For my accessories I decided on my gold collar necklace, my HTW beads and a small black purse. MACs 'Girl About Town' added the perfect pop of color on my lips!














OUTFIT DETAILS:
Top- Oz Jeans (old)
Ankara Skirt- Custom made in Ghana (similar here)
Shoes- Novo
Clutch- Old...Can't remember
Belt- Little JC (similar here)
Sunglasses- Florentine Eyewear (old)
Ring- Ebay 
Collar Necklace- Ebay 


How I previously styled this skirt...
Thanks for stopping by! x

10 comments:

  1. I LOVVEEE your skirt.. Oh em Gee do you need my address? lol You are so werkkking it.

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  2. Awww! I am in love with that skirt and the bold pink lips! You look so gorg!

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  3. This is an amazing outfit! You look gorgeous!
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    1. Thank you so much :-) Will check it out

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  4. so pretty with a nice little surprise in the back :)

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