How to Turn a Dress into a Skirt with Lulus.com | Dearest Lou

How to Turn a Dress into a Skirt with Lulus.com

While I was pregnant, turning a dress into a skirt and just knotting a simple tee was one of my favorite looks. It's a little bit tricky for a nursing mama to find a dress AND top that are functional for a quick nursing session. This adorable black and white striped top is a perfect layering piece and is also light and breezy for summer. I'm a big fan of black and white prints and this pin striped shirt is a must-have. I fell in love with the gold stud buttons and immediately knew that pairing this blouse with my gold studded brooch would add a perfect touch.

Normally I wouldn't advice wearing tights if it's over 85 degrees outside but I wore this outfit out on a mini date with my boys in the evening. I also spend a majority of my day indoors in a very cool environment so I'm able to layer up a bit more than last summer when we were living in an un-airconditioned apartment.

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What I wore: Top, Dress, Shoes (sold out, similar in sea foam green); c/o Lulu*s// Tights (similar here & here), Forever 21// Brooch, AliExpress

12 comments

  1. I love this layering!!! That top is adorable!

    Carly
    www.lipglossandcrayons.com

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  2. adorable layering and love those heels too! xo

    http://allthingsprettyandlittle.blogspot.com/

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  3. Your hair looks so amazing! And this outfit is so cute! I'm always looking for ways to turn dresses into skirts too!

    xo, Jessica
    xolovelovelove.blogspot.com

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  4. This is one of my favorite outfits of yours, I really need to get my hands on a vertical striped blouse like this. Your shoes are also amazing! Hope you're having a great day!
    xo Hannah

    thebraidedbandit.blogspot.com
    thebraidedbandit.etsy.com

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  5. Simply stunning. This is my favourite so far!! :) And you are gorgeous, as always.

    xo

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  6. Love this idea. So smart and cute.

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  7. Your hair always looks perfect. How do you do it!?

    I'm liking this idea of turning dresses into skirts! ;)

    xo,

    Ana Paula

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  8. This outfit is seriously perfect! I love the entire way you put it together. very classy.
    Leah Faye
    a clover and a bee

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  9. I LOVE this outfit - that shirt is absolutely perfect! And those shoes are killer!

    xoxo,
    Laura
    http://lauraisthriftingthroughlife.blogspot.com/

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  10. Oh, I love! Neeeed those shoes!

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