July 28, 2014

Whatcha Wearing Wednesday – Rainy Days

As typically happens on a busy week I try to plan what I want to wear the night before to avoid a morning fashion disaster. Or you know, wearing gym clothes or khaki shorts and a blogging T. Except when the rain happens and you have a bazillion errands to run with two wee ones in tow it ain’t too practical to be wearing a dainty chiffon dress like this one by Everly.

I bought this dress years ago and find that I can wear it all year round.  In the winter it looks great with ballet flats or tights and boots.  I throw a cardigan or blazer over top and change-up the look. It travels well, only needing to be rolled up and then flipped open, wrinkle-free.  It has become an easy staple in my closet.  But, summer is when I like it best. 

Dress by Everly for Modcloth (old)/similar

Sandals- Target/ similar


I put it on with the best intentions and then the rains came.  There was no way I was running around see-through style as I trekked the kids tutu-clad to dance class for rehearsals.  No way.  On with some basic black shorts and a white sleeveless shirt.   

But before all that I decided to channel some Fosse with a fedora I keep meaning to wear beyond the pool.



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I’m linking up with these fine ladies again this week.

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  1. So Pretty!! I love the pop of red you’ve brought in with the ribbon – and I love the hat too! I love hats!

  2. Nice dress, and I love the hat!

    Today I went with a Mom Uniform of khakis and a polo shirt, accessorized India-style with a scarf and bangles.

    • Victoria says:

      You could say I’m doing the same today- grey tank/neon yellow J.Crew shorts. I could add some jewelry but I’m hosting tons of kids today and doing laundry. Not ideal for more.

  3. I love that red sash and the fedora! Thank you so much for linking up!! ; )

  4. Your dress is so versatile and pretty. It looks fabulous with a fun fedora!

  5. Pretty dress…Everly is that Channing Tatum’s new baby girl’s name, cute! You look great.

  6. Great dress, and love the styling with the ribbon and the hat, very cool! xx

  7. Thanks for telling me about your link up! I love getting the opportunity to meet some new bloggers! I would love if you stopped by and linked up with us! http://mysillylifeblog.blogspot.com/

  8. The fedora looks cute on you! I wish I could pull one off, I just look silly! Thanks for hosting!

  9. That dress looks fantastic on you!! Perfection.

    Thanks for linking up with Style Sessions!

    Lauren xx

  10. Thank you for stopping by my corner of the blogging world and letting me know about your blog & link up. Love the red sash!


  11. Thanks for the invite on my blog! Linked up. :) That’s a great dress…love it with the red sash. You gotta love anything wrinkle-free.

    Style of One’s Own

  12. Pretty dress!


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