summer essential: the black maxi skirt



 Skirt: Forever 21 // Top: Urban Outfitters (old) // Scarf: H&M // Sandals: Gap (old, similar here
// Bracelets: Urban Outfitters & Forever 21

I have finally found a black maxi at none other than my trusty Forever 21. 
I thought I'd kick off the official first day of summer by showcasing what is sure to be a summer staple in my wardrobe.
When it comes to other items in this outfit, I know what you're thinking.. how can you wear a scarf on the first day of summer?! Well my friends, this photo was taken last night.. but in reality Alberta is a very unpredictable place when it comes to weather. It's still very breezy here and not exactly the summer heat I am used to.
When it was finally sunny last night, my trusty photographer and I drove around our tiny town to find an inspiring background.. who knew there was such a cool graffiti wall? I love it! 

Have a lovely first day of summer! 

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11 comments

  1. Mint green is my staple colour this season (winter over here for us in Australia!)
    xx
    http://bigandbeautifullife.blogspot.com.au

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  2. What a perfect outfit. Love that skirt! xox

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  3. I've yet to find a good black maxi skirt. Your's is gorgeous! And I love your mint green scarf too.

    Hudson East
    HudsonEast.blogspot.com

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  4. Love the maxi, your scarf, and that wall! So fun :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  5. love a good maxi skirt. A black one is so versatile!

    xo,
    nancy

    http://adoretoadorn.blogspot.com

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  6. Fab maxi skirt! I think I have the blue version and I love it!

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  7. That graffiti wall made such a gorgeous backdrop! I'll wear a scarf in the summer too, but only if it's not sweltering outside. :) I'm your newest follower!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  8. This is such a great summery outfit! You can never go wrong with a black maxi skirt. I'm loving your top, too.

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  9. yep, the maxi is definitely a summer essential. loving the way you layered it with the scarf. too perfect!
    xo TJ

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  10. Great outfit! A black maxi is definitely a staple. I love your mint scarf! Your blog is so cute =)

    xoxo,
    Suzie Q
    www.StyleCueBySuzieQ.com

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