Outfit: Phillip Lim x Target Skirt


Happy Monday, darlings! I hope you all had an amazing weekend. If you have a long weekend, I hope you’re enjoying it! I wanna start off my saying THANK YOU! Last week, I asked you guys to send me positive vibes, and you did. I still can’t say much, but I can tell you that your vibes definitely delivered! I have moved one step closer to my finish line and then I get to share some really exciting news with you guys. So, I will still be needing your amazing vibes. Anyhoo, I’m going on and on coz I’m so excited. Bottom line is that you guys are incredible and your support and kind words mean the world to me!

On to the outfit – I had been eyeing this skirt since the minute I first saw the Phillip Lim x Target lookbook, and it definitely lived up to my expectations when I finally got it. When it came to styling it though, I didn’t wanna just pair it with a white tank or top. I had seen some bloggers style it with a striped top, and I loved it, but I don’t do stripes well. And then, I was at TJ Maxx last week (of course!), and I saw this shirt. I knew it would be perfect with this skirt! I kid you not when I tell you I did a little happy dance right there in the store. I can’t be the only one who gets excited about stuff like that, right?

Btw, I’m thinking of changing my blog’s name to Sneakers & Sequins. You see, I seem to have the worst luck with my poor feet. Remember when I told you about all the issues I already have with my feet? Well, those have gotten slightly better. However, I went ahead and twisted my left ankle Friday night. I’m just so darn clumsy. Would you believe I often discover random bruises on myself when I’m in the shower? I have no idea how/when they go there. It’s something else, really. I’ve been massaging my feet with anti-inflammatory gel, so the left foot is feeling a lot better now, thank God! I just have to keep at that.

PS – these booties were on my covet list this month. So excited I got them, on sale!







Phillip Lim x Target Skirt / TJ Maxx Shirt (Similar) & Necklaces / Rock & Republic x Kohl’s Booties / Urban Outfitters Bag / Forever 21 Pyramid Bracelet (Similar) / BCBG Watch (Similar)

PPS – It’s my baby brother’s birthday today, and I just wanna wish him the happiest of birthdays! My brother is one of the kindest, smartest, most patient, and most hardworking people I know. He is definitely the better kid of the family. Oftentimes, he’s more mature than me. He just makes me so proud every single day. So, HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you, Darshan! I love you so, so much!!





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  • Sharon

    This is such cute pattern mixing!! I hope your ankle gets better, you poor thing. :(

    The Tiny Heart

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Sharon. The ankle recovery depends on me – I’m supposed to be taking meds & exercising it, but I always get lazy. :-/

  • gabrielle

    i really love how you paired this skirt with the checkered top! i bought the same skirt, so i’ve been looking for different ways to wear it.


    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Gabby!

  • stylehonestly

    That skirt is TOO cute! Loving the colors :)

    Also, great pattern mixing

    Tiffany Ima
    Style Honestly

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, Tiffany! :)

  • Love how you styled the skirt with that gingham shirt. I love how everyone has styled the skirt so far.

    k at http://www.beautystyleandgrowth.blogspot.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much! :)

  • You look so beautiful in these photos! I hope your feet feel better!! Love how you paired the gingham top with the Phillip Lim skirt. :)




    • Dhruvi

      You are so sweet, Kelly! Thank you! :)

  • Kristin Swenson

    Love love the print mixing in this look!

    • Dhruvi

      Thank youuu! :)

  • Madeline Veloria

    I love the print of the skirt…perfect pattern mixing with the gingham!!

    Veloria in Velvet

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Madeline!! :)

  • sheree

    awesome print mixing! You did it perfectly!
    Sheree xxx

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Sheree! xo

  • I can’t wait to hear your exciting news and I’m glad the positive vibes helped! I love the gingham against the print of this skirt – it’s such a great outfit! And happy birthday to your brother!

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Niki! I have been really into mixing prints, textures, and fabrics lately. Thank you for all your sweet words! :)

  • Alison Lumbatis

    I’ve seen this print styled a few times but this is hands down, my favorite. LOVE the stripes with it and those amazing ankle boots!

    • Dhruvi

      That is a huge compliment, Alison! Thank you! :)

  • Those booties are great! High five for getting them on sale. Love the whole outfit. Thanks for linking up, love!

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Karly! Yay for sales, indeed! Thanks for hosting the linkup! :)

  • Vicki Wilde

    Love your print mixing in this outfit! Adorable :)

    <3 Vicki

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, Vicki! :)

  • Jackie

    I love the way you styled that skirt! I wanted that one so badly, but they didn’t have any left in my size. I ended up going with the solid navy one because I loved the fit so much, but I will have to be more creative to make it as stylish as you…but I’m sure I can pull that off lol

    xoxo Jackie


    • Dhruvi

      You are so sweet, Jackie! And I agree – this skirt has a great fit. The dar blue one is SO much more versatile than this one. You can pair it with something like THIS or THIS or even THIS! I’m sure you’ll look great, regardless of how you style it!

  • Iva Grbesic

    What a great pairing! Love those two prints mixed. Visiting from WIWW.

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, Iva!

  • WE

    You nailed the look Dhruvi! Love the eye chains so much. Here’s wishing your lil bro a very happy birthday as well..Cheers.
    Stopping by from Shanna’s link up

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, and thanks for stopping by! :)

  • Amazing outfit! Love the color combo!

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you! :)

  • Cheryl

    Your skirt is fabulous! :)


    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Cheryl! :)

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  • JasmynSimone.com

    I love your style! I featured you on my new post about the Phillip Lim for Target collection. Check it out at JasmynSimone.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much. You are so sweet to feature me – I just checked out the post and loved it!

  • Deana Boucher

    Love the way u styled the skirt! And ps: I can fall in a pair of flip flops on a flat floor…crazy!

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Deana! Crazy thing is – for years I used to wear heels allll the time, and when I eventually transitioned to flats and smaller heels – I used to trip in flats too!

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  • Rachna

    I love the gingham with the skirt- I haven’t seen that anywhere else and it looks so chic!

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Rachna! :)

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