Monday, August 11, 2014

Un-Fussy Paisley.

The last thing I need or want when it is really hot out is a lot of clunky jewelry and unnecessary layers. Actually, I could have worn this Strapless Dress on its own but I tried it layered with a Tank Top underneath. These Seamless Stretch Tank Tops by WHBM - like I showed layered with another dress yesterday, also - are super nice and versatile and wash very well. I have several in Black and several in White. Today I am wearing the Camisole version. They even have them in the built-in bra version but I prefer the regular kind. They are usually on promotion also, at about 25% off each when you buy two or more. Anyway, simple beads and my sunglasses - which do stand out - were all I added to this outfit, which isn't much exciting or really that blog-worthy but it is real life. =)
Maroon, Strapless Dress w/ Ruffle in a Hot Pink Heart & Gold Chain Print: A Local Boutique (similar, best deal), (similar 2, great deal, love this), (gorgeous option by The Limited, love this).
Black, Seamless, Nylon-Stretch Camisole: White House Black Market (identical, this year's version by WHBM), (similar w/ ruching by WHBM, best deal), (similar, Tibi's signature silk cami).
Blue+Green Iridescent, Circle+Oval Glass Beaded Necklace: A Random Jewelry Store (gorgeous multi-colored option, great deal, love this), (iridescent cluster option, love this).
Real Silver tiny Drop Earrings w/ Amethyst Stones: A Fine Jewelry Store (very similar), (similar, love these).
Blue & Silver, Stretchy, Rhinestone BraceletGifted from a Girlfriend (similar, great deal, love this), (similar, on sale).
Silver Chain Bracelet w/ Silver & Black Beads & Charms: JC Penney's (very similar w/blue stones, gorgeous option, great deal), (similar, best deal, love this).
Round, Maroon-Red, Plastic-frame Sunglasses: Gucci (Birthday Gift) (New) (identical sunglasses in Tortoise - mine have redish-pink plastic frames), (very similar), (similar, best deal), (similar by Gucci).
Pewter, Neutral-Metallic, Beaded, Thong Sandals: Old Navy (very similar, in gold), (very similar, in silver, on sale), (similar, best deal).

P.S. Linking this with Laura, Liz, Maria, Melaina, Madeline, Niki, Paige, Rachel, Saumya and Zaz.




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22 comments:

  1. Cute dress & really love your funky sunnies!! I know what you mean when it's so hot you don't want to layer or put too much fuss into an outfit!! Have a great day Ada!
    Marta, xo
    www.sweatersstripesandsweets.com

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  2. I hear you- when it's hot and/or humid outside, I keep the jewelry to a minimum. As much as I would love to wear my big, chunky statement necklaces, they're just too uncomfy when the temperatures are high! :)

    Love the print here, Ada. Too cute!

    -Ashley
    http://lestylorouge.com

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  3. What a cute strapless dress and love the sunnies! Love the new header on your blog! ~Cynthia

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  4. Hi Ada!
    I love the dress. I too, am a huge fan of the dress and skirts as you know. Love the print and the shades! You look lovely
    from the link up
    please stop by, jess
    http://www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

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  5. Love the chain detail in your dress. I hope you family in Michigan is fine from all the flooding they have been having.

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  6. I love the print on your dress! And the tank underneath is a great idea!

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  7. Pretty bracelets!
    Thanks for joining the Style Me Wednesday link-up; hope to see you again tomorrow!

    Liz @ ShoppingMyCloset.com
    Come by! Weekly Style Me Wednesday fashion blog link-up

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  8. The print of your dress is really fun. I am going to steal your red shades! Those sunglasses are so fun and cool! If you can't them, you know who took them! ;)

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  9. I love your printed dress! It is so fun!
    www.amemoryofus.com

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  10. You have to love a good cami! I wear one almost every day. Love this dress! It's a great print and length!

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  11. That dress has a lovely pattern! And your sunglasses are super fun!

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  12. Such a cute pattern on your dress! Printed dresses are nice lightweight options for summer :)

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  13. I also don´t wear chunky jewelry nor dress in layers when it´s super hot outside though what you did with the tank top and strapless printed dress is ingenious! I´d defintely wear this combo than wear a strapless bra under anything strapless, hahaha! Lovely look, Ada! :)

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  14. Love this oufit, those sunglasses are super fun and very engaging into this dress. I love wearing tons of jewelry all year around when I do. It just makes the outfit more fun, plus fashion always comes with a price sometimes during hot weather, but who cares right? Just wear it like you mean it! :)

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  15. Cute dress!!!
    xo,
    yaudy
    http://yaudycristinafashionista.blogspot.com/

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  16. Cute dress! Love the pattern and your fun sunnies!

    Jill
    dousedinpink.blogspot.com

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  17. I don't like wearing a lot of chunky jewelry in the summer either, it gets too hot and sticky. I like wearing more dainty or even longer necklaces so they aren't heavy laying on my skin.

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  18. I love the print on your dress, and it looks so flirty, floaty and cool! Thanks so much for linking to #AllAboutYou! Hope you're having a great week x

    Mama-andmore.com

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  19. Ps - I usually look at your blog on my iphone, and had never noticed your header before - it's adorable!!

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