Thursday, March 28, 2013

5 Days, 5 Ways - Dresses





Most of the dresses that I wear on a regular basis have already been the subject of a remix collage, so it took some digging to find another one that I've worn enough times.  I landed on this faux wrap dress from Target.  I think I bought it in 2007, because it was on sale.  Then I hardly ever wore it, because I thought it looked weird with a cami underneath, and it wasn't decent alone.  Once I got a little more creative, I realized I could layer a button-down under the shirt, and I really like it that way! I also noticed that I usually wear it with crazy tights.

5 ways:  
1/2/3/4/5
 Shirt: Gap
Dress: Target
Belt: Limited
Necklace: Dillard's
Boots: BareTraps via DSW


10 comments:

  1. I have the black and white wrap dress from this same year and never thought in a million years to layer a button up under it! I agree, if you don't put something under it, it could show parts you don't want to, ha ha. Thanks for the inspiration, that's why blogging is awesome! Heather

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  2. I think plain black dresses like this are the perfect dresses for wacky tights!!! I have several wrap dresses and have never thought to wear button ups underneath...adding that to my list of tricks to try.... :)

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  3. i like the look with green tights and boots best - this looked like a fun challenge and a good way to break out the dresses despite persistent snow

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    pandaphilia fashion

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  4. Those plaid tights are AWESOME! Your belts are so cute too- they really make the outfit put together!
    Valerie
    www.the-style-files.com

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  5. This dress looks fabulous with button-downs! I am really loving all your tights, especially these fun houndstooth ones!

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  6. I love your colored tights... I have a few similar black dresses for the cooler weather and I think I may have to find some fun tights to pair them with next year. (I'm hopeful that tights weather may be behind us for this year!)

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  7. I never thought of putting a wrap dress over a button up! So creative! I tried a wrap dress on the other day at Old Navy because it was $6 but I couldn't get it on. I was so confused, and I couldn't get my goodies to stay put. If that's not a sign not to buy something, I don't know what is. Love your crazy tights :)

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  8. I love ALL of your colored tights! But, my favorite look is the one with the bare legs and boots. You look great! :)

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  9. I like all the color mixing and pops of color! So fun, but professional at the same time! I love it!
    W

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