Outfit of the Day

ootd: camo and chiffon

June 15, 2017

sunet marina ootd 1

sunet marina ootd 2

sunet marina ootd 3

sunset marina ootd 4

sunet marina ootd 5Camo Pants: Joe’s Jeans (similar) // Shirtdress: Free People // Shoes: Steve Madden (similar) // Bag: Michael Kors (similar)

It might not look it, but the top and over throw-over I’m wearing are actually two parts of one lovely shirtdress: I’m wearing the slip tucked in as a blouse and the outer “dress” part unbuttoned and loose. I actually bought it with the intention to wear it exactly like this – open and flowing in lieu of a kimono.

Don’t get me wrong. I love kimonos, but because I’m a bottom-heavy hourglass, it’s tricky to find ones that don’t make me look broader than I actually am. After much trial and error I think I’ve finally figured it out (long sleeves and hemlines are key!) but it’s just a heck of lot easier and more flattering for me to toss on a gauzy, unbuttoned shirtdress instead. This one, with its ruffled hem and metallic threads, is particularly beautiful and because of its khaki hue, surprisingly versatile. So much so that I think it’ll be popping up in many more summer OOTDs…and yes, maybe even as a dress one of these days!


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    June 18, 2017 at 1:02 pm

    Wow, great pictures! Love the lightning and the wind. 🙂

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      September 4, 2017 at 9:40 pm

      I usually credit my husband for the photos, but I think when it comes to the light and the wind…a higher power needs to be thanked! Lol

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