Green and Rust


I really wanted the burgundy version of this dress but it was sold out in my size so I settled for the green. The color is much greener than shown (see last picture, different lighting). I love the elbow sleeves. Elbow sleeves as opposed to long sleeves give a slimming effect.  The pockets add fullness to bottom part of the dress which is fine by me. I always want the illusion of fuller hips to balance out my heavy top; and the pleated detail conceals my big mid section. I hope you enjoyed my analysis.








Ponte Dress - Target (now $14.98), Pumps - Franco Sarto, Bag - Style and Co via
Macy's, Necklace- In Pink

Read about how I dress my body shape and enter to win $40 to Avon at The Tiny Heart

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12 comments:

  1. LOVE that color of blue and I really like the cut and fit of this dress. Shoes of your curves. Add in the power pop of red shoe and you have FABULOUS!!

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  2. The dress is perfection for you! Simple, and shapely and the color is wonderful. Thanks for sharing with Visible Monday.

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  3. That dress fits you SO well and I love the emerald color!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart
    Avon Giveaway!

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  4. I'm glad you got this dress instead, the colour looks great on you! I love this dress too, such a classic piece! You have a lovely blog hon :)

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  5. That dress is just gorgeous. It's perfect on you!

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  6. You look beautiful!! I love the colors of this dress and shoes together! Such a pretty combo.
    Visiting from My Style Monday!
    -Jessi
    haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  7. Very pretty dress on you, and the shoes are a surprise ... and a good one.
    So nice, as usual!

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  8. I like your braids!

    Ohhh and pockets on a dress? Yes, please!!

    Chandra
    More Modern Modesty

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  9. Wonderful in blue, Chandra.
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  10. that shade of bright emerald green is really beautiful with your skin tone; the rust complements it well too!

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  11. This color is very pretty babe

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