Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Citron in the City

So my friend Thamarr over at MusingsOfaCurvyLady reached out to me to join up and rock one of Eloquii’s newest midi skirts, the citron yellow laser cut midi. I felt a smidge apprehensive about trying out this skirt! Nonetheless, I threw caution to the wind and decided to have a go at it.
I was pleasantly rewarded with a BOGO offer =) which I happily took full advantage of (stay tuned for that post).
Ladies, let me tell you: this skirt is gobs of fun on overload! I am so happy that I ordered it!!! 
Whenever I purchase something new, the ever present question, "What will I wear it with?" comes to the surface. My first thought went to this abstract print tank, which has been sitting patiently in my closet (never worn). I had the sneaking suspicion that it would match the citron of the skirt exactly. Wouldn’t you know it, I was dead on!
Next in, an added matching statement necklace provided just a touch of contrast (previously worn here). Yet, I was craving more “umph”. After searching through my bracelet birdcage (literally a decorative birdcage) I decided on three rhinestone bracelets for a rocker-chic feel, harmonious with my up-do ;)
Finally, what shoes and purse to wear with it? I have a number of grey and silver sandals, but since I was heading out to an event that would require a bit of walking, comfort was a necessary consideration. I decided to wear my grey wedge sneakers. My handbag was an easy pick, it’s my favorite grey one. Wahlah, hubby and I hit the door :)
Well fellow Style Lovers, you won't believe how many compliments I received on this look at the event; It made me even more excited to share it with you!
Don't forget to visit all of my blogger babes doting on this citron hottie right along with me:

Thamarr- MusingsOfaCurvyLady
Sandra- LapecosaPreciosa
Georgette- GrownAndCurvyWoman

Aviator sunnies: Tahari
Statement necklace: Saks Off Fifth (worn here)
Tank: Calvin Klein
Bangles: Zara & Nordstrom
Sneaker wedges: Steve Madden (worn here)
Handbag: Michael Kors (worn here)


  1. This outfit look s AMAZING

  2. Lovely outfit

    1. Thank you Star! The skirt speaks volumes, I love the rich hue!

  3. This is a great skirt, Joi. I love that you took a casual approach to styling it.


    1. Thanks Missy! I'm looking forward to restyling it for a seminar this week, and I'll be aiming for a dressier look this time around ;)

  4. That skirt is very cool. I love the shirt you paired it with too. Everyone looks great wearing it.