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5 peplum dresses you must own

Peplum dresses are one of my favorite trends. You can easily spot a peplum dress or top per the ruffled or pleated strip of fabric attached around the waistline.  This makes for a pretty dress that accentuates and cinches your waist.

These dresses can be found in many colors, prints, and fabrics; which makes it easy for you to find one ( or three!) you’ll love. This list includes five peplum dresses which make a great addition into any wardrobe. You’ll look perfectly pretty in peplum for every occasion!

A few peplum dresses with pretty accessories and shoes to match…

This pink peplum is a perfect birthday girl outfit! The nude heels and gold and pink accessories add glamour to an already sassy dress.

What’s better than a little black dress??? A little black peplum dress!!! A classic staple with sophisticated accessories. This is the perfect special occassion dress to own, keep it classy with a simple black pump and add some color with jewelry and a cute clutch.


This bright peplum dress needs to make it’s way into the work attire section in your closet ASAP! Pair it with a neutral blazer, heel, and purse to make a bright piece that’s also work-friendly.

An everyday peplum dress! Simply perfect to lounge in, or for a BBQ. The printed fabric adds a sweet and stylish touch. Pair it with flirty jeweled sandals, and sexy cat-eye framed shades.

I don’t know what I like more about this dress; the pretty heart cut-out on the back, or the silky blue hue. Either way, it’s got to be one of the cutest peplums I’ve seen! The heels and accessories I paired in this outfit complete the look for a rocker chic feel.

I am in love with peplums ( as I already mentioned!) Everything about them makes it a perfect dress in my opinion; the shape and silhoutte it helps create, the cut, the colors, the versatility, and the fact it exudes femininity.

Browse tons more peplum dresses below, the tough part will  be choosing only one!

 

10 swimsuits on sale

Swimsuit season is here!! Whether you’re going to the beach or to lounge by the pool, here are ten beautiful swimsuits at a great deal. What’s your swimwear style?! Bikini, one-piece or monokini?

 This coral beauty below is originally $200 and currently on sale for $49.95! Very cute option for a one-piece.

 

 

Striped bikini bottoms for only $9.99. This piece is a great piece to match with bikini tops you already own. Mix and match!

 

 

I love the earth tones on this bandeau! Can you believe it is only $10!!

 

 

The deep purple shade in this bandeau makes me wants to buy it myself! A very sexy style at only $19.99.

 

 

This monokini reminds me of the vintage Barbie doll in the black and white suit! Available for $24.99 and also in animal print, black or striped pink.

 

 

A flattering color for a different cut. A good buy if you are looking for your first monokini. Black to flatter all and only at $14.75!

 

 

Simple, classic, and chic. Need I say more?! Suit available for $27.99.

 

 

Bring denim back with this halter bandeau and boy briefs for only $16.90. 

 

Kiss my bow! Mix and match shades and patterns. Pretty bow briefs only $4.97!!!

 

 

Vintage high-waisted design, with shape control to flatten tummy and lift butt. Plus a pretty aqua shade. All this for only…. $10!?!

 

 

Polka dot pumps and shoes

Polka dots are a fun pattern found on many fashion pieces. They seem to remind me of classic vintage looks like the images below.

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Though not eveyone is into polka dots, I love clothing and shoes in this print. I found this great pair of red polka dot open-toe wedges at Payless  and am so glad to see warmer weather around, just so i can wear them more often.

 

Check out a few cute polka dot pumps and shoes below! Which are your favorite?!

 

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Long live vintage Hollywood glamour!

Smoldering looks, red lips, and glamorous outfits all play a role in vintage Hollywood glam. 

This look is back with a vengeance! Many people love that style, and have incorporated it into their personal wardrobe. Have to thank the lovely classic  icons who made vintage Hollywood glamour possible. Check out a few beautiful images of these classy ladies below!

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Do you have vintage Hollywood glam style?! What’s your favorite part about this type of fashion?! 

10 cute winter coats for women

The nights are longer and the days are getting colder. Keep warm in these stylish and affordable coats!

    • Bookstore Betty coat–  if you love vintage style, this coat is perfect for you! With a teal and black tweed patters, and glam-looking gold buttons waht’s not to love?! If you’re considering this coat just by looking at the image above, don’t forget to check out the cape-cut back for a very unique style.
    • Patch pocket coat lipstick–  Be a lady in red in this warm and bright peacoat. A bright coat is a nice addition to your wardrobe, especially when you’re wearing an all-black outfit.

More Jessica Simpson…
    • Romaine coat in heather grey– belted with a chic funnel collar. Sexy and sophisticated style blend well to make this a nice and neutral coat.

More BB Dakota…
    • Candy cane cutie coat– a white coat just looks winter-ready! Especially this one which color is called “Frost”. Wear it with black skinny jeans, your favorite boots and sultry red lips.
    • On a foggy night coat– this navy trench has an adjustable sash belt, with a cute flaired skirt-look. A nice neutral coat that’s a lighter option than a black trench.
    • Frill the one coat– adorably feminine with the frills and tie sash, the perfect LBC (little black coat)! A nice coat to keep warm in whether you want to keep it causal in jeans and a t-shirt or dress it up with a dress and heels.

More The One…
    • Tiered yellow wool coat– color anyone?! This bright and cheery coat will surely beat those winter blues. The tiered peplum adds a subtle feminine touch and the color is perfect for color blocking.

More Charlotte Russe…
    • Ta-toggle coat– neutral color, fun look. The toggle and cowl neck style give this neutral khaki coat a very fashionable twist. Stay cozy in this pretty coat which also has a hood to keep your ears warm as well.
    • I.N San Francisco ruffle hem coat– another red coat?! When the style looks that cute, i just couldn’t resist. Plus the color matches Christmas perfectly! The ruffle skirt design will make this an adorable outfit when paired with skinny jeans and heels/boots.

More I.N. San Francisco…
    • Ruched trech coat– a baby pink trench with ruched style on the sides is a nice option if you have been looking for a pink coat. Looks like a very fitted coat with princess seams to flatter your shape.

Which is your favorite coat?! Do you like bright colors or stick to neutrals?

 

How to accessorize a romper

Rompers come in various styles, colors and fabrics, which makes it easy to find one you like.

Though this trend originated with children wearing rompers, they have come a long and fashionable way to target women. With adorable prints, fun or solid colors, halter or one-shoulder designs, this trend is inevitably versatile. Perfect for hot nights or warm days. Rompers are like wearing your favorite pair of shorts already attached to a cute top. All in one simple step!

One-shoulder printed romper by Bebe

Here are a few ways to accessorize a romper for day or night wear. Do you like this trend, or is it just not your style?!

 

Romper by Delia’s
Beaded bracelet by Josefina De Alva
Flower earrings by Tryst
Braided belt by ASOS
Fringe shoulder bag by Topshop
Jeweled sandals by Corso Como

 

Black romper by Samantha Pleet
Black pumps by Carlos Santana
Gold chain waist belt by Lavin
Metallic braided belt by Forever21
Snake chain necklace and Crystal metal cuff by Alexis Vittar

 

Romper by Modcloth
Wedges by Chinese Laundry
Ring by Juicy Couture
Antique style locket necklace by Max & Chloe
Long crystal pendant necklace by CUSP

Which is your favorite outfit?! How do you prefer to accessorize rompers when you wear them?!

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