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Pearl Polish

Top: Dizzy Lizzy, similar here from Charlotte Russe // Sweater: Banana Republic // Skirt: Greylin // Bag: Louis Vuitton // Heels: Vince Camuto, similar here // Bracelet: JCrew, similar here // Earring: Nadri // Sunglasses: Dior (my favorite pair…) // Nails: Essie Sole Mate

My go-to ensemble for work is a corporate-savvy combination of a pencil skirt, sweater and perfect pumps. But sometimes its fun to add in special details to add a more sartorial touch.  I love the yellow hue of this skirt and felt it went so perfectly paired with the different colors of brown in my purse, tortoise shell heels, and my hair (hey, hair is an accessory!). Playing off of the feminine shape of the pencil skirt, I brought a special touch to my collarbone with a pearl dotted collar to turn up the sweetness factor just a bit.  Browns, yellow and a hint of pearl may just be my new favorite color combination!

Photos by MHM Photography

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16 Comments

  1. Just Another Shopaholic
    October 21, 2012 / 7:57 pm

    Your outfit is just gorgeous!!

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 22, 2012 / 3:43 pm

      Thank you Miss Shopaholic!

      xoxo
      Jennifer

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 22, 2012 / 3:43 pm

      Thanks Christina…can’t go wrong with a classic pencil skirt!

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  2. Mallory
    October 22, 2012 / 9:52 am

    Absolutely loving the brown/jeweltone combo on you. Those earrings are incredible and the shoes are to die for! Looking good 🙂

    XOXO Mallory

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 22, 2012 / 3:45 pm

      Thanks Mallory! Its fun to discover new-to-you color combinations and see what works naturally with your coloring. I loooove jewel tones! Great for brunettes 😉

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  3. Whitley Hamlin at the Queen City Style
    October 22, 2012 / 1:03 pm

    I am absolutely head over heels in love with EVERYTHING about this post! Your hair… are you kidding?? Amazing. The colors, the skirt, the shoes, the photos are gorgeous… you in those sunglasses. Really, favorite post of the day! Week… Month??
    Whitley
    http://www.thequeencitystyle.com

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 22, 2012 / 3:48 pm

      OMG Whitley, your comment is so sweet! I’m glad you enjoyed the post. My heart fluttered when I found that the yellow skirt went so well with the brown accessories so I’m glad you loved it too. Have a wonderful day!

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  4. TerrysTwoCents
    October 22, 2012 / 1:52 pm

    Absolutely STUNNING, Jennifer. Always stunning, and PERFECTLY styled.

    xo,
    Terry

    terrys-two-cents.blogspot.com

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 22, 2012 / 3:49 pm

      Terry, you’re the best….post after post. Thanks for being such a wonderful Just Add Glam cheerleader! I’m waiting for the day when you don’t approve…LOL!

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  5. Adiel
    October 22, 2012 / 10:44 pm

    You are gorgeous, Jen! And I need your hair! 😉

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 23, 2012 / 9:37 am

      Adiel…you’re too kind! When are we getting together again?

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  6. Jordan
    October 23, 2012 / 7:33 am

    PERFECTLY done for anything but especially for the office.

    Pencil skirt + great top + great heels = AWESOME… every time.

    Add a little color & awesome fast becomes FABULOUS!

    http://theleatherskirt.blogspot.com/

    • Jennifer
      Author
      October 23, 2012 / 9:38 am

      Jordan–I completely agree with you on pencil skirts and great heels. Pencil skirts may perhaps be my favorite type of clothing….ever?!?!

      xoxo
      Jennifer

  7. Nic
    November 6, 2012 / 6:59 pm

    Polished for sure! I really like the color of the skirt and have been thinking about this color myself. The bag of course is classic fab and this is a great look for work! The details of the pearl collar finish it off. Lovely 🙂

    xo
    nic
    mymannersandmoxie.com

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