My summer wardrobe consists mostly of cute patterned dresses in comfortable fabrics. My body shape doesn't really fit into the whole high waisted shorts and crop top trend, and that's totally okay with me! As I was shopping for a dress for my bridal shower yesterday, I was reminded of why it is important to … Continue reading Cheetah Print Dress
Rompers can be a bit of a challenge for me to wear since I am short and curvy. This one works because of the pattern and fit. A simple black and white pattern that is proportionate to my body size is slimming and adds visual interest. The waist line ties at the thinnest part of … Continue reading Patterned Romper
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I have been liking the suede dress trend for awhile, and finally found the perfect fit for me: this little suede shift dress. Shift dresses are flattering for most body types because of their relaxed fit and length that hits around the top of the knee.
A comfortable, on-trend utility vest and striped dress for the first week of spring!
As much as I love color, I also have a great appreciation for all neutral outfits. Black leggings with a leather detail, black ankle booties, and this sleek black jacket are slimming and chic paired with a cozy cowl neck sweater. I recently wore this outfit to fly in with black sneakers instead of the … Continue reading Sleek and Neutral: My Favorite Outfit For Travel
Vests are a favorite of mine, for their ability to add polish to any outfit. This long vest makes me feel professional yet modern. It easily transfers from work to more casual wear. My favorite way to wear it is with skinny jeans and stilettos, using the vest to visually create "length" in my torso, … Continue reading Long Vest