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Fall Fashion: The Pencil Skirt Edition

November 16, 2020 ยท by Andrea Long

I was largely pregnant (and I mean large) with my first son when I wailed to my husband, "I'm never going to look cute again!"

While I now laugh at myself, I truly felt that way during pregnancy and those first few months of motherhood when nothing in my current wardrobe seemed to fit. 

It was during this time that I researched quality pieces that I would always enjoy wearing regardless of the season, my age, or my postpartum status. 

One of my favorite pieces is a great pencil skirt. 

It's hard to beat a skirt that can be dressed up or down, worn with tights and boots in the winter, with heels or sandals in the summer, with a cropped jacket, or a long sweater...the possibilities are endless!

I have long been a lover of the Dainty Jewell's Original Pencil Skirt. The fit is perfect (modest but not too baggy), and these skirts are great quality! I have had most of mine for many years. I love the midi length, stretchy material, back zipper, and comfortable waistband. The fact that these skirts do not cling unmentionable areas makes me want one in every color!

Here are a few ways to style these modest pencil skirts for fall/winter.

A navy pencil skirt with a cream sweater is a classic workwear option. Pair it with nude heels and purse or boots and a trench coat for a simple but elegant look. 

I'm loving the chunky sweater and skirt fad this season! The "It's Floral Time" pencil skirt transitions well into fall/winter with an oversized sweater or cardigan. 

Grab your briefcase and walk into that meeting like a pro with this striped pencil skirt, turtleneck, and blazer. Or grab a denim jacket and ankle boots instead for a coffee date. 

There are so many ways to style the pencil skirt. Let us know how you style yours! Leave me a comment on social media @daintyjewellsblog. 

Andrea Long

About Andrea Long

Andrea Long is a Registered Nurse turned stay-at-home mom of 2 precious boys. She loves doing life and ministry with her husband of almost 7 years. Andrea attends Apostolic Temple in Pasadena, TX, where she is involved in music ministry, special events, and regional Bible Quizzing. Her days are filled with giggles, joy, diaper changes, bottles, and sweaty little boys, but she still enjoys a strong cup of coffee and a good book (when she gets a moment to herself, of course). Andrea considers herself very blessed to live this life for her Faithful Friend. Follow Andrea on Instagram @andreagrindlelong.

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