Sunday, April 13, 2014

Styl'n On A Sunday

 


Adding some new pieces to my Spring wardrobe is always fun for me. I was in need of a few Spring/Summer dresses and I actually found some that I like.

I already showed you this cute little number…..

Ribbet Edit Beach scene dress collage
I am really going to enjoy wearing this on our vacation this year.

Here is another little dress that I am going to enjoy wearing…….

Ribbet Edit palm dress collage
 (dress found at GAP)

The length of the dress is just barely above my knee so I am totally comfortable in this, and it has pockets, that is a real bonus for me.

TIPS FOR THE DAY

FYI: the best spot for a hemline to hit is the area of the leg where the  side of the knee goes in slightly.

Another tip:

Do you remember the purse pictured above?

straw purse
It is a vintage straw clutch I found on etsy. It is going to go with so many of the pieces I already have. I love to add a little of the unexpected to my outfits and this fits the bill.

I have one more dress coming my way. I am not sure if I will keep the green or the navy yet….

green gingham
 
NAVY

navy gingham dress
I wouldn’t wear these accessories with this outfit, they look a bit contrived to me.

I will let you know what I decide and how I will accessorize them.

The feminine silhouettes that are being featured this season are so nice to see again. 

All of the above dresses have a soft pleating vs. gathering so the dresses lay flat to the body making them look more slimming and attractive. 

If you love this look as much as I do, BODEN is the place for you. I have ordered numerous pieces from them and have yet to be disappointed in what I have received. I highly recommend them.

Have you added any fun new pieces to your Spring wardrobe?

For more ideas check out my Spring Pinboard on Pinterest, just click HERE!

 
 

6 comments:

Stacey said...

Love that Gap dress and keep staring at it for myself.

Grace @ Sense and Simplicity said...

I love that second one from the GAP. I don't really thing I need a new summer dress unfortunately, but I like that it has open pleats rather than gathers so it lies flat, as you said.

Merlin said...

I've been "checking out" Boden, too! franki

Julie Taylor and Danni Greenwalt said...

I love the first dress...I have birthday money that is burning a hole in my pocket...I think I need to go shopping for summer clothes!

michele said...

the yellow cardi is killer. i can see it working with everything for spring. :)

michele

Elizabeth Day said...

Great choices! Love the coordinated use of the yellow cardigan and cute vintage purse.