STYLE | My First Tulle

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Let me tell you a story about this skirt.

Now, about 3 months ago I came across this gorgeous burgundy floral tulle skirt from the main range at ASOS. You know when you see something and suddenly, nothing else around you matters? Well that was me with this skirt. Up until then, I had been searching for a ‘proper’ tutu/mesh/tulle midi for the longest time but to no avail. Upon looking at the price however, I decided to wait it out – even with my student discount, I thought it was still a bit too expensive. I waited. 
I waited two months. One day, surprise! The skirt hit the sale, down from £65 to £39 but they no longer had my size. Can you imagine the BALLACHE? At this point, I couldn’t see me finding anything else similar or cheaper, so I decided to purchase the skirt anyway – the skirt is a size smaller than what I normally wear but screw it – I told myself that I would get this come hell or highwater.
In terms of the fit, I naturally assumed that the waist would be elastic, or of a jersey material but alas. This skirt has NO stretch whatsoever at the waist; luckily my waist is a tiny bit smaller so it just about sits comfortably without feeling too tight. I paired the skirt with an ASOS main range Bardot crop top, ASOS oversized sunglasses, New Look biker jacket and some old T-Bar heels from Next.
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  • Laura

    Gorgeous outfit post honey, I love that skirt and the way you've styled it. That lip colour is amazeballs too! xxx

  • Love the skirt on you and that top is HOTT!

  • Emma Bovary

    Love that skirt, so pretty! Goes well with that lip colour too, wowza

  • Stephanie (Nerd About Town)

    Thank you love!! <3

  • Stephanie (Nerd About Town)

    Thank you! It's such a shame that the skirt is no longer available on the site though. 🙁

  • Stephanie (Nerd About Town)

    Thank you love! It's none other than Ruby Woo <3

  • Such a gorgeous look on you!!! And that lip shade!!

  • Stephanie (Nerd About Town)

    Aww thank you so much love!!

  • Eat.Style.Play

    I obsessed about that skirt and forgot to come back for it! Love it so much, the color is perfect, you styled it well!