Thursday, February 2, 2012

What I'm Wearing: Ombre Girl

During a discussion with my blogging buddy Bessie (check out her blog here), on Twitter about consignment store shopping, this particular skirt came up as one of the name brand finds I've got at a good price. I found this Michael Kors skirt at a consignment shop quite some time ago for $14 with the tags still on it. The conversation rekindled my love for this skirt and I busted it back out after a long hiatus.

I decided to wear this skirt with a lighter pink top and eggplant colored tights to create a sort of  ombre look. I think these colors all work really well together and make up a chic and girly look. My favorite thing about this? I am wearing sunglasses and no coat. It has been so wonderful here lately. I cannot even believe this has been our winter so far!


Skirt: Michael Kors via Clothes Mentor, Top: Express, Tights: Hue via Elder Beerman
Sunglasses: H&M, Shoes: Maurices, Necklace: Orange Box Jewelry (Charming Pumpkin giveaway)


Here is how you can get a similar look.
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Ombre Girl





What do you think of this look?



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67 comments:

  1. Gorgeous! Dont us girls love a bargain. Love what youve done here. The necklace is calling me...

    Liz
    http:www.aspirationsofglam.blogspot.com
    xxx

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  2. That necklace is amaaaazing! Great choice! =D

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  3. I love outfits that fade from lighter to darker shades of related colors and this one does that nicely. Good job!

    And Winter here in New York has been mild, too. It's almost weird.

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  4. The Michael Kors skirt is such a great find and it's such a pretty pink color! Your outfit is so pretty :)

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  5. love the colors! great outfit..!

    xoxo, izzaura
    http://thefadmadness.blogspot.com/

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  6. What a fun unique necklace! That skirt is really great too :)
    xo Jac
    P.S. I had given you a shout out in one of my posts like a week ago. Wanted to make sure you had seen it ;)

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  7. Oh my word, I love the ombre effect!
    Michael Kors at $14? Awesome score! That skirt is just beautiful and such a fantastic statement piece. Great top and tights too <3

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  8. OMG...you look amazing! I mean seriously...$14 for the skirt and brand new AHHHHHHHHHH! When you come to Chicago we're going on a thrifting adventure! Love the eggplant tights too!

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  9. I love it! I would so wear it as it is! Brilliant idea of pairing the skirt with same color pallet darker tights and lighter blouse! You look gorgeous, and the necklace is off the chain too! Such a statement piece! :)
    Good luck!

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  10. Your necklace is incredible!!!

    x x Stace

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  11. I'm really liking pink these days. What a great steal on that skirt!

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  12. cute outfit!!

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  13. I love this outfit! Good idea with pairing the skirt with a blouse and tights from the same color pallet. It look great!
    Love your necklace too!

    ♥ www.thegirlatfirstavenue.com

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  14. Those colors are mesmerizing!! I love it and that necklace is really different. Another great look Kassi!

    xx
    Krissie

    http://thecriminallyexpensive.blogspot.com

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  15. nice blog....folllowing hope u follow back..

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  16. Pink on pink is a lovely combo. That necklace is super cute.

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  17. the necklace is so beautiful!
    xxx Anita

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  18. lovely colours and necklace! check out my new post xoxo

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  19. The necklace is amazing, I love it, and that skirt is really cool, such a lovely color.

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  20. LOVE this outfit Kassi - so feminine and pretty! And what an awesome necklace :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  21. Excellent find!
    Adore the skirt and blouse.
    You styled it well with the jewellery.
    Have a nice weekend. Off to visit bessi's blog.xx

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  22. Such a unique and interesting necklace :)

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  23. love the style..ombre effect...nice post kassi

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  24. Lovely outfit! and those Necklace are pretty interesting Gorgeous ;-)

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  25. Great outfit! I love the ombre pattern. I used to think that I never scored fabulous finds at thrift and resale shops, but I recently realized that I've actually scored some amazing deals, so no more complaints! You look wonderful!

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  26. beautiful outfid dear!! like it!!
    Follow you here and on bloglovin.. and you?
    I'm waiting you on my blog for your opinion at my latest post...
    Valentina

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  27. Lovely outfit!^^ The colors are great!<3

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  28. I love the way that you tied your top, and your skirt is SO cute. I love pink. Like whoa.

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  29. LOVE the key necklace :) and your shirt is cute!
    xo
    MosaMuse

    MosaMuse.blogspot.com

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  30. you look so pretty and lady-like, kassi! great necklace!

    i realized you have a bloglovin' acct. just followed you there also, kassi!

    enjoy your wknd!

    xoxo
    jasmine

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  31. Oooooh, thanks for the close-up of that darlking necklace. You always have the best accessories.

    With Class & Sass,
    ~Khalilah~

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  32. loved ur necklace.. u look soo pretty !! : )
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  33. I'm totally loving the ombre look...the top is such a soft, pretty colour and then that striking skirt and the rich eggplant on bottom. Really great look!

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

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  34. Gorg! I love these colors sooooo much. THIS is how you wear pink and purple, people! (Preaching to the choir, I know.) Once again you inspire me to believe in thrifting.

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  35. What an awesome score! Love the color mix! That necklace is way cool!
    xx

    Hot Pink Day
    Shop Blue Vanilla

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  36. wow, you lucky lady! this MK skirt looks amazing and I love the ombre look. nice heels btw ;)

    Maiken/
    Maikeni blogi - part of me

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  37. Wow a great post!
    I really like the photo!)
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  38. Wow wow wow- what an amazing skirt at such a great price! You're so pretty in pink and that necklace is so funky!

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  39. love your necklace and great find on the skirt

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  40. Great blog! Would you like to follow each other :) ?

    xxx -S.

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  41. I love love love your outfit! Amazing colours! <3

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  42. omg!great look dear!!love them!!
    kisses pretty and have a nice day=)

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  43. Such a cute & creative outfit! That skirt is great - what a find! Love the button detail.

    xo,
    Hannah
    www.chillairandperfume.blogspot.com

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  44. That skirt is a fabulous find, the color is so pretty and you styled it wonderfully

    xo Gillie

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  45. 1. LOVE the key necklace. Very creative!
    2. Nice mixture of the pinks! This would make a good Valentine outfit, if you get into that type of thing! :)

    Julia
    Cup of Tea
    http://cupoftea-style.blogspot.com

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  46. wow what a unique necklace!!!! love this look!!!!!

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  47. The pink skirt is lovely!

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  48. WOW! It surely does! Great look! Ohhhhhhhhhhh I want your necklace Kassi! HAHHAHA It's fab!
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  49. Coveting that necklace!! Love.

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  50. Oh my!!!! One of your best looks yet! LOVE!!!

    The pink tones looks great on you!

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Fashionably yours,

Kassi

Pronounced KC (like the Sunshine Band)