A Skort Story

If you flashback a decade or so you’ll find eight year old Caroline who was the biggest girly girl. I actually made fashion magazines out of construction paper and refused to wear anything but the dresses and skirts in my school uniform. However, my mom who was significantly more realistic than I was figured out that I would compromise and wear the skorts she brought home for me.
Now eight year old me loved having skorts so that I could climb trees and play on the playground while also looking like a total girly girl, and after finding this skort (under $50!) I realized that nothing has changed.I may not be climbing trees anytime soon, but in NYC a skort is the perfect way to stop the wind from blowing your skirt up or to ensure you’re ready for an impromptu park picnic.
Now that I’ve (once again) fallen in love with the ease that skorts add to life I’ve been on the hunt for even more to add to my closet. I’ve linked some of my favorites below!
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Forever 21 Sweater (similar) // Mango Skort // Franco Sarto Mules (similar) // Clare V Bag (similar)

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  • Packing up for a long weekend & i cannot wait to get out of the city! 🌿👙Of course my newest read ‘It’s Always The Husband’ is coming along - I am SO sucked in!! 📖
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PS my ‘New York’ sweatshirt is on sale right now for only $18!! Linked everything with @liketoknow.it ✨ http://liketk.it/2CHQ1 #whenwearstyle
  • A West Village Sunday 🌇✨ Rosemarys was one of the first restaurants I went to when I moved to NYC and all these years later it’s still one of the faves ❤️ I ~always~ order the linguine and starting with focaccia is a MUST #whenwearnyc .
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Linked my outfit with the @liketoknow.it app or click the link in my bio! My romper is on sale! http://liketk.it/2Cr0A
  • All the smiles cause it’s FRIDAY 👏🏼 (and because I added another lighthouses to my list😊) What are your plans for the weekend? I’m so ready for a low key couple days after the past weeks of travel + moving!
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My shirts are a TJmaxx find but linked everything else via @liketoknow.it ✨ #liketkit http://liketk.it/2Cocv #tgif #whenweartravels #sharetheeverygirl
  • Easily my favorite outfit from this weekend and both my top & skirt are under $35 👏🏼 Also, my mom calls this my bird cage purse 🦜😂 but I love that it fits so much more the normal evening bag! #whenweartravels .
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Linked everything via @liketoknow.it so you can shop via the app OR at the link in my bio! http://liketk.it/2Clqf
  • Going through a serious spicy margarita withdrawal today BUT it’s back to home cooking tonight cause my body needs veggies 🥗😂 #whenweartravels
  • About to leave paradise after the perfect long weekend of beach days & great food and I’m not exactly excited to return to reality 🙃🌴#whenweartravels .
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Shop my outfit including this adorable @dl1961denim dress using @liketoknow.it ✨ http://liketk.it/2Ciix #liketkit #sharetheeverygirl

@carolinestfrancis

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