Stand out comfortably with metallic skirts!

Ancient Egypt, that is how long pleated dresses have existed for. When I think of a pleated dress, the first thing that comes to my mind is the scene from The Seven Year Itch, where Marilyn Monroe’s pleated dress is being flapped around by the subway vent. In our days, the pleated skirts come in different color shades like silver, rose gold and emerald green. The return of the pleated skirts made a huge buzz all around the world and it is no surprise. Firstly, the longer hemline ( dress below the knee) and entire shape of the pleated dress gives it the ability to show off enough glam while still upholding a level of modesty at the same time.

Second of all, these skirts go with just about anything and so making it an easy trend to pull off. More so, it was actually Gucci’s iterations that first caught the fashion crowd’s eyes with the new shiny gold and green pleated skirts that quickly sold out, encouraging them to design more metallic midi skirts.

The queen of shabby chic is no other than the famous Alexa Chung who made a bold statement wearing a silver pleated midi skirt and pairing it with a gaminesque oversized sweater in pale blue. Separately the pieces seem odd but the overall effect on her was pretty enchanting, blending the flash of the metallic skirt with the coziness of the knit. I believe that outfit brought out the height of this chic queen.

Find below outfit details!


Location: Shangri la, Dubai

Photos by: tzesikailiovitsphotography

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13 Comment

  1. Jasmin
    October 8, 2017 at 4:47 am

    So beautiful! So unique! ✨I love it ❤️

  2. Dee
    October 12, 2017 at 5:07 am

    Beautiful shots and great details! I love this pleated skirt and the touch of red!

  3. Sara Bazzouni
    October 12, 2017 at 5:49 am

    Thank you to the sweetest Dana. These pleated skirts go with just about anything, i even got myself the Gold one 😀

  4. Sara Bazzouni
    October 12, 2017 at 5:56 am

    Thank you sweet Jasmin, i really recommend every girl should have at least one pleated skirt 😀

  5. Yara N
    October 14, 2017 at 5:52 am

    I love the bag and the skirt so much. I really loved how u mixed the colors in an elegant way! Love it!

  6. Amina
    October 14, 2017 at 6:33 am

    literally I am starstruck every time I see your posts. I have a special event coming up and have been confused at what to get for it for quite sometime now but your posts always make choosing the outfits and how to pair them easy. I am definitely buying that skirt ( rose gold finish ) , Can’t wait to show you how it will look on me!

    Thank you so much <3

  7. Ornella k
    October 14, 2017 at 7:39 am

    Thank you for this!!! Been looking for a similar look for quite some time now, love it. I was just wondering, do you think it’ll be a good idea to mix the skirt with some white low rise sneakers?
    Thank you ❤️❤️❤️

  8. Sara Bazzouni
    October 14, 2017 at 12:46 pm

    Thank Ornella. Yes definitely! I honestly prefer sneakers over heels. And luckily the trend now is also to mix and match the outfits such as dresses and skirts with sneakers. There are no rules in fashion! Do not be afraid in adding your own touch, which will reflect your identity and style!


  9. Sara Bazzouni
    October 15, 2017 at 4:06 am

    Thank you Yara. I am so glad to hear that! For the love of red valentino and every girl weakness 😀


  10. Sara Bazzouni
    October 15, 2017 at 4:08 am

    Thank you Amina. Can not wait to see how it will look like! Don not hesitate to contact me if you need any help or advice in styling.


  11. Samar
    October 21, 2017 at 10:53 am

    you have a unique and an inspirational style! Love it

  12. Sara Bazzouni
    October 21, 2017 at 11:48 am

    Thank you Samar for your kind words♡


  13. Tzesika Iliovits
    October 21, 2017 at 9:18 pm

    I love how you combined the outfit!!

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