Acid Yellow Maxi Skirt

Last month I met a few other Seattle Style Bloggers for coffee. After catching up with what’s been going on in our lives, we walked down Broadway and did a little thrift store shopping. That’s where I found this skirt.

yellow skirt

Jacket: Betsey Johnson via thrifted
Tank: Papaya
Scarf: Fred Meyer’s
Skirt: Crossroads Trading Co.
Clutch: Thrifted
Boots: Dirty Laundry
Cuff: Lauren Harkness
Earrings: Shirazi

Neon is big this spring, but trends aside, I like the cut and color of this piece. I wanted to show how I could transition it from a cool Seattle spring into a warm summer. I can’t wait to wear this with sandals and a tank top, but for now I’ve layered it with silver boots and a denim jacket.

silver and yellow

I never used to have yellow in my wardrobe, but I have several pieces now. There’s a shade for everyone–from soft, buttery shades, deeper marigolds, and light lemons. This skirt has a high color value (light and bright) with green undertones. But don’t worry if you don’t think you could pull it off. If you love a color but don’t think you can wear it, wear it on your lower-half and wear a color that suits your skin tone on top.

blue and yellow


Filed under Fashion, Thrifty

6 responses to “Acid Yellow Maxi Skirt

  1. Love this sassy bright outfit! For some reason the boots remind me of the Wizard of Oz…

  2. I LOVE this neon skirt! What a fun spring piece…

  3. Oh right – thanks @Carmen! Tin Man. That makes a lot more sense 😛

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