Tuesday, June 14

Lace Me Up, Baby

Fedora - Target
Dress - INC, Macy's (c. 2006)
Shoes - Guess, Ross (2011)

Yesterday's post was about laces.
Today's post is about lace.

Wow! What consistency she has!

So, anyway.  Where am I going in this outfit?

Everywear.

And for whom am I wearing this outfit?

Everybody.

Everybody, Everywear, that is!


Today's feature is lace.  I've worn this dress before here, so I tried to do something differently for this post.  I tried it as a tunic with jeggings and a "blouse" with shorts.  Sadly, neither of them were likable...so this is what you get! 


It's hard to tell, but I "fluffed" this dress over the belt quite significantly in order to create the "mini effect".  It's also difficult to tell that the entire dress is made of lace over a knit-ish-type of "underdress" (that's how I describe it), and it hits about mid-knee.  I was attempting to make it look more like day-wear, which is something that I would not associate with this dress at all.  I was glad to be able to participate today because, sadly, I really don't own anything else with lace.

Wait.  I do own some lace underwear...

(just kidding...I wouldn't scar(e) you guys like that!)

Have a great day and be sure to check out the other stylish ladies at Everybody, Everywear!

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17 comments:

  1. Hey, there's no reason you can't own lace underwear. Just, you know...don't post blog photos of it or anything. Unless you want to take your blog in a whole different direction.

    Which I wouldn't advise. I kind of like being able to subscribe and I wouldn't be able to then. :)

    That dress is AH-MAZING on you! Absolutely incredible and I'm a little jealous. Actually a lot jealous. You look fantastic! I think you did a great job making it work for day time.

    Come take a look inside A Working Mom's Closet

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  2. I love how you paired the fedora hat with the dress. It definitely made it work for the daytime look you were going for.

    And, I am really liking brown and black together!

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  3. HELL-o! HOO-ah! This is hot, hot, hot! And I love the hat. Too cute. You look great, as usual. Would you be offended if I told you that I was describing you to my husband the other day as my black twin? I think I've loved everything you've ever worn and can totally picture myself wearing it, is all. Oh, and I think our senses of humor are the same, too :)

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  4. I love it Kish.......those shoes are to die for!!

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  5. I think you did a great job making this daytime. I really want a pair of shoes like that - brown, everyday-ish sandals that are still fabulous.

    It actually would have been pretty funny if you wore a totally different outfit and then announced you were wearing lace but it's not visible. Funny to us - probably creepy for you as the weirdos started showing up to your blog. Hee hee!

    Jenn

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  6. I thought the dress was separates. Love how you were able to create that effect with belting and some fluffing. Great job!

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  7. Love the black and brown together. And the way you restyled the dress.
    Thanks for joining us at EBEW!

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  8. That dress is awesome! I love how you paired it with the belt and minied it up to make it work for day.

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  9. That restyling idea is brilliant! Love the way it came out!

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  10. I am in love with your hat! Work it girl! ;) I wish I could pull the look off as well as you do. If only I didn't have a freakishly large head...(big head, big brain, right?!?)

    Style in General

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  11. you look adorable, I love the hat it is perfect. I am a sucker for hats so this won me over. I'm a new follower :)

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  12. I absolutely love how you fluffed it up and belted it! And that hat was the perfect addition to the outfit. I think you totally made it work for day-wear! =)

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  13. you look lstunning , the hat and lace really looks amazing on you xoxo

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  14. (So...I posted a couple of responses previously, but I don't see them???)

    Melissa - I would never post "racy lacy" pics on this blog...that's why I'm starting another blog: "Me, Myself, & Style...After Dark"!!! LOL! (just kidding!)

    H/K & Linda - I love black and brown together also!

    Erin - Hey, we'll just tell everyone that we're each other's "sister from another mister"!

    Callandra - Thanks, girl! I love these shoes, and I love that I got them for a great price! ;)

    Jenn - You had me laughing out loud with that suggestion...now THAT would have been HILARIOUS!!!!

    CEE & Emmy & EOS & Tiffany & Maphi - Thank you for the compliments, ladies!

    Design Girl - Hey, I think I have a pretty big noggin myself. But if that means having a bigger brain (& more smarts), I'll take it! ;)

    Melissa - Thank you for visiting and following! I look forward to checking out your blog. =)

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  15. you've inspired me to try hats again. i love it!

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  16. I like how you used your accessories to transform the LBD to a chic, fun daytime look.

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