Outfit: Burgundy Leather Skirt

Happy Monday, lovies! Hope you all had an amazing weekend! This weekend was Diwali, a big Hindu holiday, and today is the Hindu new year! So, I spent time at home, with family. The holiday celebrates the victory of good over evil, and light over darkness. In India, everybody visits family and friends during Diwali, and everyone lights fireworks. I missed India sooooo much this weekend! What did y’all do this weekend?

Now for the outfit – I first started dreaming about a burgundy (or wine) leather skirt when I saw it on Helena of Brooklyn Blonde. I knew I had to have one So, I was shopping for LuckyFABB when I saw this skirt, and I literally squealed and did a little dance right there in the store! I just wore it at LuckyFABB two weeks ago, but y’all know how it is when you find something you love – you just wanna wear it all the time. I also wore it yesterday, with this sweatshirt, but I figured that would be OD, so I didn’t take pictures.

So, I saw this quote on my calendar and had to share it with y’all –

“Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.” – Cecil Beaton

I hope you all remember that. Have an amazing week, y’all!

Walter Skirt from Loehmann’s (LOVE) / TJ Maxx Shirt (Also seen here) (Similar) / H&M Sequin Blazer (Similar) / Charlotte Russe Bag / Betsey Johnson Pumps (Same by Steve Madden) / C/O Charming Charlie bracelets.

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Dhruvi

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  • Amy Disbrow

    It’s gorgeous!!! I love everything about this classy outfit!!!! Sounds like a fun weekend! I always love spending time with my family! :)

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Amy! xo

  • Sharon

    Happy new year, Dhruvi!

    That burgundy skirt is fabulous but I’m also dying over your sequin blazer! I want one!

    -Sharon
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    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Sharon!! You totally motivated me, with your comment on my last post wearing this blazer, to style it differently!! Let’s find you one!!

  • This outfit is incredibly gorgeous! I love the wine leather, it’s just so perfect for fall! Did you live in India? It must be amazing over there, especially for Diwali! Happy new year to you and your family!

  • Vicki Wilde

    Visiting from Peacoats & Plaid Link-up! I love this skirt too! Such a perfect color and shape!

    <3 Vicki
    wildeinthecity.blogspot.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Vicki! :)

  • Madeline Veloria

    What a gorgeous skirt…the maroon color is one of my favorites for fall :) Loving the mix of textures, and the heels are adorable!!

    Veloria in Velvet
    http://www.veloriainvelvet.wordpress.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Madeline! xo

  • Ellen Claggett

    you look fantastic! love the leather skirt and all the mixing of stye and texture.
    ~Ellen
    http://www.everydayfancy.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, Ellen!

  • Marlen

    i LOVE this outfit- i havent seen a leather skirt that wasn’t black yet, i totally want one! and i really like how you prepped it out by pairing it with gingham and a blazer. this whole look looks gorgeous!

    PS- im popping by from Trend Spin!

    xo marlen

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    • Dhruvi

      Thank you so much, Marlen. You are so sweet! :) And yes, you should def get a non-black leather skirt!!

  • stylehonestly

    Such a cute skirt! Love how this is put together, and your jewelry is darling :)

    Tiffany Ima
    Style Honestly

    • Dhruvi

      Thank you, Tiffany!! :)

  • I adore this look! And your jewelry is perfection. You look fantastic!

    Kaitlin
    http://www.teaandsequins.com

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Kaitlin! :)

  • Jennae Petersen

    Can I just tell you how much I love that closeup shot of your accessories?! Fabulous! The layering of color, pattern and texture here just make me happy!

    • Dhruvi

      Thanks so much, Jennae! The props for that picture goes to my mom – I’m gonna pass the compliment on to her. Thank youuu! :)

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