What I’m Wearing: Scalloped Shorts and Off-the-Shoulder Top from Mud Pie

What I’m Wearing: Scalloped Shorts and Off-the-Shoulder Top from Mud Pie

I stepped out of my comfort zone for today’s look from Mud Pie. Before I tell you what was outside of my comfort zone, let me tell you about Mud Pie. Mud Pie is a family-owned, Atlanta-based lifestyle brand that also has super adorable baby/kids and women’s boutique-style fashion! If you’ve ever purchased a super adorable baby item from a boutique, it was most likely from Mud Pie. That said, their women’s fashion line is a well-kept secret and I’m here to spread the word. What I love about Mud Pie’s pieces is that they are designed in-house (here in Atlanta!) and are high-quality, flattering staples. If you asked me to describe the aesthetic of their fashion, I would describe it as Southern Charm. So, back to stepping out of my comfort zone…

I pretty much never tuck in my shirt and if I do, it’s definitely not into a pair of fitted, high-waisted shorts. While I know I’m a thin girl, the biggest part of my body is my waist and I work pretty hard to hide it with my clothing choices. #MomLife, right? But these chambray scalloped shorts from Mud Pie were too cute to pass up! So I stepped out of my style box, went for it, and paired them with a light, airy, off-the-shoulder (OTS) top, versatile leather tassel necklace, and matching clutch – all from Mud Pie, of course. I was so pleasantly surprised by how flattering the shorts were and how they hid my mom-gut so well. The scallop detail is a bonus. I didn’t even wear shape wear under them! Score.

Side Note: I received my shoes as a gift from ShoeDazzle and I’m obsessed. Aren’t they so fun?  They’re my new faves.

I often find myself drawn to simple pieces so that I can keep them around for a long time. You can’t go wrong with white or chambray, right? My shorts also come in white, by the way. You can’t tell because I tucked it in, but the shirt also has a great, long length to it. For reference, I am wearing a small in the shorts and the top. Oh and by the way, Mud Pie offers free shipping for orders over $75 [insert praise hands emoji].

As you can see from my photos, the shorts do tend to wrinkle during normal wear but that’s to be expected with chambray. Wrinkles match motherhood perfectly so it’s all good, am I right? I admit, though, that I haven’t worn either of these pieces around my girls yet; I love both and am terrified my kids will ruin them. 🙂

[Huge thanks to DreamDry Atlanta for my hair & make-up!]
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  1. July 3, 2017 / 9:07 pm

    What a cute outfit. I love the scallop details. Looking good as always my friend!

    • Shannnon
      July 3, 2017 / 9:16 pm

      You are too kind! Thank you!

    • Shannnon
      July 3, 2017 / 7:22 pm

      Me too, girl!

  2. July 2, 2017 / 11:18 pm

    Scalloped shorts are so much fun! I have a pair that I think I need to try to squeeze into now!

    • Shannnon
      July 3, 2017 / 12:33 am

      Oh I’m sure you won’t have to do much squeezing at all!

  3. July 2, 2017 / 8:20 pm

    Suuuch a cute outfit! Looks great on you!

    • Shannnon
      July 2, 2017 / 8:22 pm

      Thanks, girlfriend!!!

    • Shannnon
      June 30, 2017 / 1:04 pm

      Aw thank you! It definitely depends on what pieces I’m wearing. xo

  4. June 30, 2017 / 11:32 am

    These shorts are my favorite!!! I love this whole outfit from head to toe!!

    • Shannnon
      June 30, 2017 / 12:07 pm

      Thanks, friend! They would look AMAZING on you. Maybe even better than those linen pants. 😉

  5. June 30, 2017 / 12:38 am

    You look adorable and confident. I love this look from the back with the clean lines and simple colors!! Well done.

    • Shannnon
      June 30, 2017 / 1:11 am

      That’s a high compliment coming from you, my stylish friend!! Thank you so much!!

  6. lilflowermama
    June 30, 2017 / 12:29 am

    Your whole outfit is perfection Shannon and you are making those high waisted shorts look like a million bucks! I love your hair too, so, so, pretty!
    xo, Nicole

    • Shannnon
      June 30, 2017 / 1:10 am

      You are WAY too kind! Thank you so much!!

  7. Kelly
    June 29, 2017 / 8:34 pm

    So pretty! Love the edging on the shorts!

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:49 pm

      Thank you! That’s my fave part!

  8. Natalie Aubele
    June 29, 2017 / 8:32 pm

    I love anything with a scallop edge !! You look amazing in these high waisted shorts mama ! ❤️

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:50 pm

      I do, too! Thank you SO much!! xo

  9. June 29, 2017 / 7:46 pm

    You look gorgeous! And I agree – who takes your photos? I love your outfit – perfect mom chic!

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:51 pm

      Ah! Thank you! I hire a photographer to shoot my style posts. Neither I nor my husband could ever take photos this well. LOL

  10. xokerry
    June 29, 2017 / 5:31 pm

    So gorgeous!! You can totally rock the tucked in look. Side note but who takes your photos? If it’s your husband can he give mine some tips?! Haha

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:52 pm

      Thank you, Kerry! I definitely wasn’t sure. And, I hire a photographer for my style posts. 😉

  11. June 29, 2017 / 5:17 pm

    I love this look on you! You look gorgeous in these photos, and comfortable, too! 😘

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:53 pm

      Thank you, Jenise!! You da’ best, girl!

  12. June 29, 2017 / 5:05 pm

    Loving this look! The necklace is a super cute accent. Even though the shorts get wrinkled, I think it adds to the look 🙂

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:54 pm

      Thank you! The necklace is super versatile and I agree about the wrinkles! 😉

  13. June 29, 2017 / 5:01 pm

    I am obsessed with those shorts! How cool are they?! I totally need to upgrade my shorts wardrobe, need something slightly more appropriate!

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 10:55 pm

      Thank you, Janette! These are great upgrades!! They’re lightweight and comfy!

  14. June 29, 2017 / 4:30 pm

    You look gorgeous! Love the scalloped shorts. Off the shoulder can be rough to find a bra that works, LOL. But otherwise I can see trying this outfit.

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 11:04 pm

      Thank you! Yes, strapless bras can be tough but thankfully I’ve found one that works for me.

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 4:12 pm

      Thank you the necklace is so versatile!!

  15. June 29, 2017 / 3:29 pm

    Love the necklace, love the clutch, love the OTS top and the scalloped shorts. LOVE IT ALL. The end.

    • Shannnon
      June 29, 2017 / 3:33 pm

      Hahaha! Thank you, my friend! You’re too kind!

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