Athleisure Chic

The perfect outfit is chic and comfortable. But, usually, we have to sacrifice comfort for style. So I was excited that with this skirt I found both.

I typically don’t see pencil skirts in a comfy, sports luxe material like this heathered skirt. And it’s nice to have leisure wear in a structured cut. And, I typically save my leisure wear for the weekends, but I feel like I could get away with this at the office or even out on the town.

I slipped into this skirt before heading to the  Lifestyle Bloggers Lounge at the . I knew that there would be a lot of people to mingle with at this kick-off party for the Go Blog Social: St. Louis conference, so I wanted to be comfortable. At the same time, I wanted to be chic while mingling with 150+ Midwest-based bloggers, of course.

This skirt nailed my goal. The best part about this? The skirt has real pockets, perfect for storing my phone; this way, I can whip it out for a quick photo opportunity. Man, I really don’t think there is anything better than a skirt with pockets.

I’ve never really seen something like this skirt from any plus size retailers. So I was excited to discover Dress Me Good and explore the fabulous, unique options they have for plus size gals.

This flattering skirt lets me #LoveMyBody as I bounced around this event. By the way, here’s what I did:

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This skirt was sent to me by Dress Me Good. All opinions are my own.

Style notes:

Skirt:  Dress Me Good

Shirt: Torrid (old)

Purse: Flea market

Shoes: Christain Siriano (old)








18 Comments Add yours

  1. ohwizeone says:

    I love the pockets on the skirt!!! Looking good!


    1. Thanks, Laura – youuuu too. We gotta cook up another collab sometime.

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      1. ohwizeone says:

        You already know Jeanne just hit me when you’re ready 🙂


  2. officialcjunkie says:

    I love that skirt! Especially Paired with your leather jacket and the pink bag to add colour.

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  3. jaxiep says:

    Kayoot! The pockets are a cool feature. ..
    Good job on being so consistent in your posting. …I’m really struggling in that area


    1. The struggle is maaaaaaaddddd real out here. Hey, just do what you can. My velocity comes in waves, but sometimes life happens. Thanks for swinging by!


  4. The piping on the pockets is what takes the skirt to the next level! I’m coming for that pink fringe bag tho!


    1. LOL! I am loving the details on this skirt too.

      OMG, OMG, OMG – i am so embarrassed that my bills are hanging out of my purse in these pics. These were some real life, action shots – okay!


  5. Silksache't says:

    super casual and cute


  6. I love a skirt with pockets, what!?!!
    You look so comfortable with this and I LOVE your hair boo!

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    1. Soooo comfy! Thanks, Dana!

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      1. I’m thinking of like buying a bunch of a-line midi skirts with pockets for work this summer.
        You’ve inspired/reminded me to get on that and quit fucking with jeans at work like I don’t got no class

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      2. Oooh I love these cotton midi skirts. Finding more with pockets in my size may be hard, though, but I’ve got my eyes peeled. I wish I wore jeans more, they just never fit right… sigh.

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      3. They gotta get a Fashion Nova thing going on in Plus size.
        That store has changed my jean life.


      4. Nice! reminds me a little of – you should check them out. They have size XS-5X but run a little small.


      5. Oh they’re cute!

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