The Frill Elliatt Suit & My Summer Travel Plans

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This gorgeous Elliatt suit is anything but boring with it’s frill shoulders and pockets & unique tailored shape. I get so excited when I find suits like this; suits that aren’t boring, that are designed with women in mind. Obviously I because it means another outfit I can add to my wear-to-work wardrobe that I love, but also because of what it represents.

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When I see suits that are like this – suits with feminine, fun details – it reminds me that we are in a changing society. A society where women are not only working in traditionally male dominated ‘suit’ fields; but where women are stepping out of the ‘we must blend in’ mentality of our mother’s generation and demanding work wear that allows us to be professional but also express ourselves.

This Elliatt suit screams modern business women and is something I will be wearing a ton this spring & summer. In addition to the fact that I scoop any suit I can find with fun details like the frill on this suit, I love it because I have been wanting to add a light colored suit to my collection for spring and summer.

I currently only have one light suit (do you remember this pastel pink suit?!) so I wanted to add one more to my closet. The Elliatt suit is the most beautiful pale blue color, so it definitely was the perfect addition!

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This Elliatt suit is bold enough all on it’s own (clearly) so I accented it by just wearing some nude patent pumps and a basic white tank. Thank you Express for making the best plain tank tops! If you don’t have their cami’s (they come in 5 colors) you need some. They are the perfect material; thick enough to smooth you out and hold you in comfortably, but not so thick as to add bulk.

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On a completely separate note; I’ve started planning my summer trips & adventures (yassss) and so far I think this spring & summer I’ll be traveling to:

  • Cowichan, British Columbia
  • Toronto, Ontario (back to visit my family for a week!)
  • Los Angeles
  • Croatia
  • Montenegro

Needless to say, it’s going to be a busy summer! Have you made an travel plans yet?!

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    • Lee April 23, 2018 / 9:37 am

      Aw thank you!! Hope you have a great Monday!

    • Lee April 23, 2018 / 6:56 pm

      Thank you so much Sofia! Hope your week is off to a great start.

    • Lee April 24, 2018 / 4:16 pm

      Thank you so much Rachael! It’s definitely nice to find a suit that has some femininity and structure to it!

    • Lee April 24, 2018 / 4:17 pm

      Thanks Ashley! Hope you’re having a great week!

    • Lee April 25, 2018 / 10:17 pm

      Thank you so much!

  1. polishedwhimsy April 27, 2018 / 12:03 pm

    Wow what a gorgeous suit! The shoulder details are amazing! Look me up when you’re in LA!

    • Lee April 27, 2018 / 3:29 pm

      Thank you so much! And ahh will do!! I can’t wait to get to LA!

  2. Jo-Lynne Shane April 28, 2018 / 3:05 am

    This is a great look. My readers are ALWAYS asking me for workwear. #idontdoworkwear I’m going to recommend your blog!

    • Lee April 29, 2018 / 10:42 am

      Hahaha that hashtag!! But thank you SO much, I so appreciate you recommending me, that is so kind!!

  3. bojanakrienke May 5, 2018 / 9:31 pm

    This is the most amazing suit ever. You are absolutely right about women in the workplace needing to feel feminine and yet strong. I am looking forward to seeing you blog about your summer travels. Croatia is stunning and Montenegro is on my bucket list as well.

    • Lee May 6, 2018 / 10:53 am

      Isn’t it stunning!?! It literally took my breath away when I saw it. And aww thank you! I can’t wait to share my summer travels!

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