WIW - More playing around with peplum

I don't own many pencil skirts and i honestly haven't worn this one in forever but i really wanted to wear my peplum top in another way so i threw them together for another work outfit. I think it turned out well. At first i was wondering if maybe the flared part (or is that just called the peplum?) was too long for the skirt but i think it looks alright.

Comments? Suggestions? Criticism? Go right ahead. ;)

Thanks for looking!

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21 Comments

  • Transcona Shannon replied 5 years ago

    This is a perfect pairing IMO - both colour wise and proportion wise. I'm also loving your sandals!

  • Tanya replied 5 years ago

    Love, love, love! Now you make me want a peplum top.

  • Aida replied 5 years ago

    SUPER cute and totally works. The sleek pencil lines work really well with this type of top.

  • Jenava replied 5 years ago

    It totally works! Peplum + Pencil = Perfect!

  • Deborah replied 5 years ago

    So gorgeous. This is a lovely pairing. And a very cool necklace.

  • gradfashionista replied 5 years ago

    amazing outfit! it stood on the wall for me! both the style and the colour coordination work really, really well.

  • Amy replied 5 years ago

    It looks PERFECT to me!

  • clearlyclaire replied 5 years ago

    Lovin' it! Two trends here, a colored bottom and a peplum top--yay! Proportions look great to me, and your top would also work with a slim skirt at a longer length--even as long as to be in midi territory, IMO. Love your cool necklace too!

  • Kiwichik replied 5 years ago

    Suggestions/crticisms - none
    Comments - perfectly executed outfit from head to toe

  • ManidipaM replied 5 years ago

    Very stylish, fashionista Nicole! Love the rocker vibe your accessories add to the very ladylike silhouette. This is edging towards that UWP vibe, with the trendy colour combo--- emphasis on 'princess' with the royal purple and feminine peplum and high heels.

  • jayne replied 5 years ago

    Lovely and adorable outfit. You look great in the peplum, perfect length. And the skirt color is divine

  • Meghan R replied 5 years ago

    You look awesome, although I agree with Claire that the top would also work with a longer skirt. I love how you juxtaposed the sweetness of the polka dots with an edgy necklace. All in all, gorgeous!

  • bella replied 5 years ago

    I love it!

  • Sara L. replied 5 years ago

    Great outfit! I love your necklace with the polka-dot top. The peplum looks good with the slim skirt and I think the length of both are fine.

  • Angie replied 5 years ago

    Love the modern yet retro '80s vibe here. So fun!

  • modgrl replied 5 years ago

    So lovely on you! That peplum is perfect :)

  • Shu replied 5 years ago

    I love it! That peplum top is genius - such a versatile take on the trend.

  • gradfashionista replied 5 years ago

    p.s. where do you get that peplum?

  • goldenpig replied 5 years ago

    Perfect outfit! Love the polka dot peplum top--I would steal that right from your closet! And great pairing with the magenta skirt. Love the bookending of your skirt and hair. :) And fab black bag too! The necklace is a perfect UWP touch.

  • annagybe replied 5 years ago

    I love it! I want a peplum.

  • nicoleb replied 5 years ago

    Thanks everyone! I think a longer skirt would be nice too...but since pencil skirts and i don't really get along probably won't happen...XD

    Meghan R. & Sara L - I know it looks like polka dots here but they're actually tiny studs! That's why i had to get it! *_*

    dissertante - It was a totally random find! I was at Marshalls NOT shopping for clothes and it was hanging out all by it's lonesome...for $9! I think it was meant to be.

    annagybe - I would love to see how you rock one!

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