Welcome to the first Tuesday of the month – Linkup time (last months linkup here). This months theme being how to extend your wardrobe by wearing things differently. I think I must have had a premonition about this as the photos in todays post are from a little fun styling done in June. Pictures taken in Southern Switzerland, Lugano, by a dear friend of mine.
Each month 10 ladies showcase their version of our monthly theme. It’s always exciting to see what each of them come up with. We never share photos beforehand so it’s a complete surprise to us all. I love the fact that we all come up with something so different and end up inspiring each other in new fashion directions.
The linkup is at the end of this post so make sure you stay tuned 😉
How to Extend your Wardrobe by Wearing things Differently
You may have seen this skirt of mine before – a favourite picked up in Milan one fashion week. Worn here classically with blazer and striped top, both Anja Schierholt.
So here you see the difference it makes by simply closing the jacket. It suddenly becomes that much more formal.
Then there’s this dress which has a whole post dedicated to it – see here
Would you ever think of combining the skirt and dress together? In a creative moment this is what happened:
Now it’s your turn to see if you have any dresses you can turn into tops or vice versa! Have fun and feel free to send me any great looks you create.
Dress – Anja Schierholt (where to buy here)
Sunglasses – Andrea Moore
Skirt – souvenir from tiny boutique in Milan (similar available here)
Here are your hosts for the Ageless Style Linkup
Jodie @ Jodie’s Touch of Style blog
Jennie@ A Pocketful of Polka Dots
Debbie@ Fashion Fairy Dust
Nicole@ High Latitude Style
Shelley@ The Queen In Between
Daenel @Living Outside The Stacks
Jill @ Doused in Pink
Paula @ Dimples on my What
Cathy @ Cathy V Style
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Wishing you all an awesome October!
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very nice and practical love the Idea
Thank you sweetie xoxo
Yvonne!! What an incredible idea. I’ve layered a skirt over a dress before, but not pulled it up to be more of a shirt!!
You blow my mind with this!!
Oh wow you are too sweet Jodie, will be looking at yours and everyone else’s as soon as back in Zurich – tomorrow xxx
This is just too cute! Love how these two pieces look combined together. I also enjoyed seeing how you styled each of them on their own.
Thanks so much Jennie – I can’t wait to see everyone’s styles from our linkup – am waiting till i’m back in Zurich tomorrow xxx
Wow! That dress as a top is amazing. Love it!
Thank you dear xoxo
I love your style! Great post and blog!
Thank you dear Rachel!
Seriously! That is every bit of fabulous. I’m almost certain I have a dress in my closet that would work as a blouse/tunic over a skirt. Looooooove it!
OOOOH Daenel, can’t wait to see it in this case!