Thursday, October 10, 2013

OOTD: Red & Black Together Again...

It is no secret to anyone who either knows me or has ever read my blog... I am a HUGE fan of virtually any red & black ensemble.  Red/White/Black ensembles rock, too!

Some call these "basics" but I think red is far too dramatic to be considered basic.  Don't you?

Today I opted for a wonderful skirt that I picked up from Ann Taylor LOFT last year.  HUGE fan of ATL.  If you've never browsed their stores or website... I cannot encourage you enough.

LOVE their classic and tailored styles.

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How amazing is this skirt?  

I hear Taylor Swift singing...


I love my red leather skirt, too but I think I'm saving that one for the weekend.

I wear my black leather skirt to work regularly but I am not 100% convinced that a red one really works at the office.  Certainly one doesn't work without a blazer and today is just not a "layering day" here at all.

Pair it up with a simple black blouse so that the skirt remains the "star of the show" and I'm ready to go.




However... I just couldn't resist the opportunity to break out these babies...


I guess the skirt may not enjoy a "starring role" anymore?  Best supporting actress?

I only joined the Society of High Heel Lovers about a year ago but I am fully "in" now.  I have been a devotee to "conservative" heels for years but there is just something about a higher heel that I have come to adore.  I wear them several days a week now.

Speaking of the Taylor Swift lyrics bouncing around in my head... I even wore high heels when I took my niece to the Taylor Swift Concert at Cowboys Stadium a few months ago.

LOTS of stairs... LOTS of stairs.  I admit it... that one was probably a mistake but... in my defense... I was not the only Mom/Aunt there sporting her heels that night.  Hee Hee

Okay... enough of that... I'm on the clock...

Here the three are together...



That felt pretty good.  I am going to try to be more consistent with my OOTD posts again.  We'll see?

However, this one had to be quick, 11:00 am conference call so I need to refocus.

Have A Wonderful Day!

-- The Leather Skirt --

6 comments:

  1. Love this color combination.

    Have a great day.
    Sofia

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  2. Red for me is a statement piece all on its own. It is so dramatic and I love it! This outfit is super cute!

    xx Easy Outfits, by Pip

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  3. I love the outfit, the mix of black and red is always a good option.
    I follow you, we can follow each othe! Kisses

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  4. like so much this red skirt!! it's amazing! let's follow each there?? let me know..
    come to find me on my blog to see my new outfit..it's my pleasure ;)

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  5. I guess great minds think alike with our black and red crushes...the red shoes are FABULOUS!
    C

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  6. Amazing!!!

    Would you like to follow each other?! Let me know!!

    xoxo

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