I've been searching for a leather skirt for longer than I care to admit, so I was ecstatic when I found an affordable one last week at Zara. It's a classic shape, but feels current with its buttery leather and simple pockets. I've already worn it a couple of times since then; once with a plain black shirt and red lipstick and with this camel-colored sweater, that's equal parts polished and casual. I used to think leather was a bit too rock and roll for me, but it turns out that if the shape is right (like this and this), it can be surprisingly versatile and chic.
Toughened Up Tutus
I've always had a thing for tutus, but the typical pink color made them feel relatively inappropriate for anyone past the age of seven. I love that this one's not only black, but also lined with leather on the waistband and along the trim. It's going to be an edgy staple ...read more