September 30, 2017

Black and white striped skirt

I'm so excited to share this post with you :)

Hi guys! I'm so happy to be sharing this post with you. I had always wanted a striped skirt. So when Zaful's package came on Monday morning, I knew it was going to be A-okay.

Here's who must wear/own a striped skirt-

1) You love stripes, duh?- I love stripes and my wardrobe doesn't do justice to show that. But, in all fairness; I do tend to pick something which I don't have already. Youtuber Ingrid Nilsen loves stripes and that's when I noticed how much variety there is in a simple black and white tee! Thank You(tuber)

2) You follow 3-shade is bae philosophy- One must wear a maximum of three shades in one's outfit. Have you ever heard of this fashion rule? I have always followed that; even in my color-blocking days. 
Since stripes already have two colors, you can pick the third shade from neutrals like peach and beige to deep tones like maroon or blue. I chose electric blue since the outfit was dual-tone.

3) Solid is boring- I've always loved me some hearts and polka dots on me. On 6 days, I'm mostly print and colors so I have absolutely no qualms in carrying disturbingly concentrated prints or colors. It should look good on me and excite the devil out of me.

4) Body pop- If you feel you're not full from behind or bottom down then horizontal stripes must be worshiped to, every day! On a serious note, vertical stripes make you look taller, horizontal; broader. Logic.

5) Feel like dressin' up- On one of those days when you have practically repeated your closet thrice in a month (weird), striped skirt is one for you. The ratio of people wearing a striped shirt to skirt is as far as Jorah is from Daenerys! 
No kidding. A striped skirt can definitely turn some heads (experienced today at the mall).

Speaking of, did you know women's necks are more flexible than men's? Apparently, if you call a woman from behind, she would turn her neck whereas a man would have to turn his whole body.
Ah! The keeping an eye everywhere. 

But, hey; don't let me decide that for you. You are a better judge of what looks or makes you feel good.

I wore a white chiffon blouse with this polyester black & white striped skirt. This bubble-like appearance made me want to twirl all day. Check out my instagram stories for the dance.

I'm wearing these peep-toe black pumps after so long that I almost couldn't walk in them. Any tips on walking like a pro in these needles? They almost make me want to give up on them and their sisters.
Please help :( I don't want to be a fashion blogger who is forever in bellies or flats. (although, swear by them).




Striped skirt: Zaful, blouse & envelope clutch: Oasap, peep-toe pumps: Milanoo, Cuff: Forever21

How would you wear your black and white striped skirt? Leave your comments below.

Also, would love to see how you had paired yours in one of your posts maybe? Leave down a link below and I would love to drop by :)



  1. So interesting post dear! Lovely combination!
    U look amazing!

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  2. As far as jorah from dranerys šŸ¤£

  3. Amazing style dear! You look beautiful!
    Have a great day! xoxo
    Vesna - Home Chic Club

  4. Such a great outfit! You look lovely. :)

  5. Beautiful! That skirt is just so chic and femenine. I am your new follower :)

  6. beautiful look

  7. Oh my gosh this looks is so beautiful! I just love you styled it too! I don't have this exact skirt, but I have a shorter one I styled in a similar manner. I also pair it with a mustard cardigan sometimes. :)


  8. Love your skirt, such a great length and perfect for any occasion! Thanks for the share!

  9. Beautiful skirt, you look lovely!
    That's quite interesting that a woman's neck is more flexible than a man's, lol. Never knew that!


  10. Just beautiful <3
    Bisous from Peru

  11. I like your style dear!
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    Thank you <3

  12. Love this combination, it's really great!

  13. Very interesting post and amazing photos!

    Have a lovely day!
    Tsukiakari from

  14. Lovely outfit, skirt is amazing :-)
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  16. Oh yes, dear Akanksha, this outfit looks really nice!
    Hugs, Traude


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