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Brush It Off

May 24, 2017







How adorable is this dress?! There are so many things that I love about this little printed number so let’s go down the list. First, let’s talk about how shoulders are having a serious moment! I personally have been wearing off-the-shoulder garments nonstop lately. The ruffled neck detail is such a popular trend right now and I am taking full advantage of it. There is something so feminine and fun about a little shoulder action, and it is the perfect amount of skin for the season.

Secondly, this blue and white paisley print mixed with the pom pom hem just screams warm weather and vacations. It is everything that you would want in a Spring/Summer dress and can be worn anywhere from a backyard BBQ to a nice dinner date by the beach.

Lastly, the fit is so flattering for the plus-size frame. The drop-waist hem allows the garment to mold around your shape. The ruffles on the top and bottom of the dress balance each other out and, although they add volume, they give the illusion of a minimized midsection.

I thought it would be fun to add a little pop of color, and red was the perfect complement. It’s Americana style but in an unexpected way. Red high-heel sandals, a red clutch and, of course, my go-to red lipstick was all I needed to complete this Spring look!

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Outfit details:

Dress: Venus*

Photographer: Steve Suavemente

*This post is sponsored by Venus. All opinions are my own

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  • AnnTwanette June 16, 2017 at 7:17 am

    Hi Kristine,

    I love following your trends and I’m loving this dress. Was wondering though, where do you get your undergarments. I assume you’re wearing a strapless bra and I need to find one… BAD!!!

  • Kellye May 27, 2017 at 8:25 am

    Hi Kristine! I just discovered you, and you are gorgeous inside and out! Can’t wait to learn from you! Thank you for what you’re doing!

    • Kristine May 27, 2017 at 2:30 pm

      Thanks so much Kellye!

  • Nicole Harkins May 25, 2017 at 2:50 pm

    Kristine!!! Have you done anything on wedding guest attire? I’m so stuck on what to wear, not to mention it’s in the middle of July!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 10:00 pm

      No I haven’t done anything quite that specific however I think many of my looks can translate

  • Monique May 25, 2017 at 1:39 pm

    Girl! You are wearing this dress!! This dress is everything and you look great in it. They need to have YOU modeling this on their website!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 9:58 pm

      Thanks so much Monique!

  • Kimberly Young May 25, 2017 at 12:44 pm

    A diva knows when she is a sexy diva. You look great!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 9:57 pm

      Thanks so much Kimberly!

  • Lenetta May 25, 2017 at 10:08 am

    Love the dress!!!! The colors look good together a great look for the summer!!!!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 9:57 pm

      Thank you Lenetta!

  • Karien May 25, 2017 at 5:38 am

    Wowwwww, that’s a nice dress and it compliments your figure perfectly!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 6:52 am

      Thank you Karien

  • Judy May 24, 2017 at 8:20 pm

    Simply Fantabulous!!!

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 6:51 am

      Thanks so much Judy!

  • Betsy May 24, 2017 at 6:02 pm

    What size are you wearing? (For reference in fit)

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 6:51 am

      Thank you! I’m wearing a size 1x

  • Sharon May 24, 2017 at 4:19 pm

    This dress is all things amazing. You are everything! ❤

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 6:50 am

      Thanks so much Sharon!

  • Angela Lundy May 24, 2017 at 4:05 pm

    Love this dress, geeat for summer, going on the website to look at this dress.

    • Kristine May 25, 2017 at 6:50 am

      Yes it is perfect for Summer!