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Chloe Inspired Dress

Hello Spring! Two days before my trip to Hawaii I saw this beautiful Chloe dress featured on their Spring/Summer 2015 collection. With 2 days left I thought theres no way I would finish this dress.. but I wanted it soon bad and I couldn’t afford it, so I thought why not just recreate it. Let’s get started! Materials you need: 2 meters of white cotton or linen fabric 2 meters of lace and white silk cord Here are the steps: 1. For the bodice cut out 4 long triangle shapes, mine was 14″ tall and 7.5″ wide at the base. Two for your actual fabric and two for the lining 2. With the wrong sides together sandwich the lace between the actual fabric and lining sewing at 1/4″. Trim the edges and flip to the right sides. 3. Cut the lace waistband according to how loose you want it to be around your body mine was 35″ 4. Cut a large rectangle for the skirt, mine was 15″l  x 70″w. On the longest stitch length possible, sew …

Style Guide: Valentine’s Day Outfit ft. TheblackTux

With Valentine’s day around the corner, finding the right outfit can be a little intimidating. I’ve partnered up with Theblacktux  an online tuxedo and suit rental to create the perfect outfit for both ladies and Gents. The black tux was founded 2013 by the two handsome fellas Patrick Coyne and Andrew Blackmon to offer men an alternative way of renting suits and tuxedos. Although I’m not an expert in menswear, after doing some research this company proves they’ve got what it takes to bring you down the isle or… if you’re still in the dating zone the sweet “yes” to your question. The black tux has everything you need to achieve the perfect look. Need a shirt they got it, want suspenders? they got it, lost your cufflinks? what color gold, silver or black? Below are images of what they offer (sadly not including the boys) and two outfits I’ve curated for the perfect date outfit. Date #1: Dinner at Cloud Nine Revolving Restaurant – Velvet Jacket tuxedo paired up with a romantic lace dress and sexy nude …

Summer Time Isle

Hello Lovely People! Summer is here and wedding season is in full swing! We’ve all attended weddings whether you were guest, bridesmaid or groomsman we’ve all gone to one. We all had to prepare our outfits to look presentable, but what do we do to the clothes after we’re done using them? Store them right? Bridesmaid dresses can get a little intimidating sometimes, but worry not because I’ve got solutions for you! I’ve partnered up with Weddington Way to recreate bridesmaid dresses into a fun summer date outfit! Weddington Way is an online wedding boutique that specializes in all things wedding! Tuxedos, gown, accessories… spanx? haha they have it! They are the perfect online boutique! So Let’s say you’re going on a brunch with you girlfriends or maybe a fun summer date with a special someone and you can’t find anything to wear. A bridesmaid dress is perfect for those occasions, you can pair it with a nice fedora hat for that semi casual look or pair it with a nice low block heels for chic …