Picnic Lookbook

J. Crew Keeper Shirt  |  Asos Skirt   |  

Celine Mini Luggage Tote  |  Christian Louboutin Pumps  |

t+j Designs jewelry:  Crystal Cuff (new arrival & adjustable for smaller wrists!)  |

Gold Faux Stack Bangle  |  Red Colorblock Cuff

I feel in love with this skirt on Asos a while back and then saw it on a stylish girl when I was pregnant. I instantly had fashion envy and decided to take the plunge and buy the skirt although I was 8 months pregnant.  Irrational yes, but how happy am I now that I can sport this gingham skirt :)?  When I came down the stairs, my husband said, “Are you going to a picnic?” It may be one of those fashion items that men don’t understand, but I still love.    Tablecloth or skirt, it’s a great summer piece!

Do you own anything your significant other doesn’t understand as a fashion item?



  1. GirlieBlogger@Beauty Fashion Blog Seattle
    June 18, 2012 / 7:19 am

    Super cool skirt. Looks great on you. I am still amazed at your fabulous post-pregnancy body. Check out that tiny waist!Cheap Makeup ReviewsBeauty Fashion Blog Seattle

  2. Laura
    June 18, 2012 / 7:39 am

    Your skirt is so cute, perfect summer look ūüôā

  3. JustPatience
    June 18, 2012 / 9:33 am

    Love your husband's question. So funny. The skirt is beautiful and was so worth the wait. Love how you paired is with the chambray shirt.www.justpatience.com

  4. SydneysFashionDiary.com
    June 18, 2012 / 10:45 am

    I have many of those items =) I love the skirt on you though. It's such a statement piece. At least, when it's time for a picnic with Grant, you'll have the perfect piece to wear.

  5. TaraMixandMatch
    June 18, 2012 / 10:47 am

    Such a fun skirt, love the print!

  6. Supal
    June 18, 2012 / 11:28 am

    The skirt is adorable!! www.chevronsandeclairs.com

  7. Natasha Fatah
    June 18, 2012 / 11:47 am

    Beautiful!! I love this feminine look!!xoxo~Natasha Fatah~~Natasha Fatah~

  8. Pip
    June 18, 2012 / 1:38 pm

    Oh, I love this outfit so much! That red looks amazing with your shirt and the bag is gorgeous with this look! Have a fabulous day! You look great! xo, Piphttp://easyoutfitsbypip.blogspot.com

  9. Nelah
    June 18, 2012 / 1:51 pm

    Flirty and fun skirt, looks great on you. Love how your purse, skirt and shoes match.

  10. Annie
    June 18, 2012 / 2:30 pm

    That skirt is absolutely gorgeous, and LOVE it with the chambray!AnnieThe Other Side of Gray

  11. Schnelle
    June 18, 2012 / 3:50 pm

    I adore this look on you and that skirt is stunning!

  12. LC
    June 18, 2012 / 4:08 pm

    it looks beautiful on you!

  13. Ana
    June 18, 2012 / 4:34 pm

    Haha! I love that your hubby just doesn't "get it!" My husband is the same. I have a pair of CL's with a platform and he calls them my "clubfoot" heels. He's crazy, but at least he still goes out in public with me. I should worry when he refuses to leave the house with me. I am still swooning everytime you post your gorgeous Celine bag!

  14. Styleclouds
    June 18, 2012 / 5:53 pm

    I love that skirt! And I hear the same when I wear my light blue gingham asos dress, tablecloth. ūüôā But I wear it anyways…you look lovely! xo, Christinahttp://www.styleclouds.de

  15. blondieesquire
    June 18, 2012 / 7:09 pm

    Love this look!!

  16. jo
    June 18, 2012 / 9:35 pm

    Hi Jen, I love this look! I have a purple romper which my son thinks it looks like pajamas. Haha. Oh well, at least I like it. xo Johttp://whiterosesandcoffee.blogspot.ca/

  17. Jenny
    June 18, 2012 / 11:38 pm

    I am so in love with that skirt! I'm madly obsessed with gingham this season. And, yes, my boyfriend doesn't understand most of the things I wear! <3 Jennywww.crazystylelove.com

  18. Kim (A Very Sweet Blog)
    June 18, 2012 / 11:43 pm

    I'm in LOVE with your skirt! HaHa! I just bout a blue and white picnic dress. I may have to pair it with a denim top. LOL Great look!http://www.averysweetblog.com/

  19. Kim (A Very Sweet Blog)
    June 18, 2012 / 11:43 pm


  20. Sarah
    June 19, 2012 / 12:54 am

    My hubby doesn't "get" my love of fur vests in the fall & winter so I completely sympathize. You look fantastic tho!

  21. Josie
    June 19, 2012 / 3:09 am

    You are just so freaking cute! Such a pretty look.xo Josiewww.winksmilestyle.com

  22. Fashion-isha
    June 19, 2012 / 4:37 am

    I found you blog from Jordana Silver's Facebook page. I'm doing a post for her and your photos are fabulous! I'm so glad i found your blog!xoSharon

  23. Heather
    June 19, 2012 / 11:30 am

    Head to toe this is PERFECTION! I just love that skirt -you look so fab!XOwww.pearlsandpaws.blogspot.com

  24. TheTinyHeart
    June 19, 2012 / 2:36 pm

    Sometimes men just don't understand our fashion choices! That gingham skirt is just darling and it looks great paired with that gorgeous Celine bag!-SharonThe Tiny Heart

  25. ATM
    June 19, 2012 / 6:56 pm

    This is so amazing! I love the print of the skirt! Red is such a bold color and it all works so well together here! http://streetstyleatdepaul.blogspot.com/2012/06/im-in-miami-bitch.html

  26. Jasmine of ‚̧AdamAlexMommy‚̧
    June 19, 2012 / 8:54 pm

    jen, you look absolutely amazing. you don't even look like you just had a baby. gorgeous bag and lovely color combo here. :)hope all's well, and grant is soooo cute!xoxojasmineAdamAlexMommy

  27. Janelle's Journey
    June 20, 2012 / 6:02 pm

    The entire outfit is amazing. Grant has one of the most stylish mothers around!

  28. jas
    June 22, 2012 / 2:37 am

    great skirt!forallthatjas.blogspot.com

  29. Lindsay K
    July 1, 2012 / 1:18 pm

    Love how playful your gingham skirt is. You're one chic mama:)

  30. Lindsay Patrick
    July 9, 2012 / 8:06 pm

    Thanks for visiting my blog today. I am absolutely in love with this skirt & chambray combo…youl ooh great!Lindsay @LindsayJEveryday.blogspot.com

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