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May 10, 2016

We have another wedding in Charleston coming up in a few weeks and I really want to wear something colorful.  I tried on a few of the dresses I have been looking at online and usual the ones I loved in person weren't necessarily the ones I liked online.  I thought you might like to see how they look on a real person too so I took one for the team with the awkward dressing room selfies.


You can order a size down in this dress.  The cut is a little bit looser and straight in the middle.  It was my favorite in person and I hadn't even noticed it online.  Goes to show you have to try things on sometimes.


This dress fit true to size but I would note that it is really narrow in the rib cage so you might want to order a size up if you prefer a looser fit or more of a straight waistline.  I also tried on the petite because they didn't have my size in the regular so it would be a tad longer normally.  I was impressed by the thickness of the fabric and it definitely looks dressy in person.  Plus it has pockets.  Love a dress with pockets.


This dress was the most beautiful color, a rich deep fuchsia.  It's also a fun with the off the shoulder look.  I feel like this dress was made for dancing.  I'm pretty tall and the length was still almost midi on me which is a nice contrast to the bare top.  

This dress was another surprise favorite.  It fit true to size and was really flattering.  The fabric is a thick foam like material that holds it all in and smooths it all out.  I also love that it looks like floral but is more abstract up close.




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8 comments:

  1. You need to buy the last one pretty mama!!

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    1. haha, that's Wells' favorite too :)

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  2. Off the shoulder!! Beautiful color and a classically modern style! Looks great on you!

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  3. They all look fabulous but the Jordan floral is my favorite.

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  4. Love the pink fit and flare.
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  5. Gorgeous finds! My favorites are the first one and the off the shoulder one!

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  6. I love the last one! I just thought "wow!" when I saw it on you! I also like that it is a more abstract floral print. All great choices, though!

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  7. Love all of these on you! I've been eyeing a few of these for a wedding I have next weekend so I might need to stop by my nordstrom.

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