Sunday, May 19, 2013

The Rising Tide

When I received this dress from August Wrinkle I about died out of pure happiness. The photo online did this dress no justice. It's the perfect, fit, print, material, and it has pockets! If you asked every person I know, they've probably seen me in this dress this past week. Seriously, in love with it. Probably one of my favorite pieces I've received since blogging and my headband is the belt from the dress 'cause I'm crafty like that.

The bag is also from August Wrinkle and again, I'm in love. I'm not much of a bag lady. I carry a wallet and my keys on a bracelet. I'm simple, but when I saw this bag, I was smitten and when August Wrinkle selected it to send to me, I was so happy. It's so soft, coral, durable, and high quality. I would carry a million other purses like this.

Outfit Details:
Dress: C/O August Wrinkle
Shoes: Thrifted
Headband: belt off the dress
Belt: Swapped
Bag: C/O August Wrinkle
Glasses: ModCloth
31 comments on "The Rising Tide"
  1. This is such a cute outfit! The dress is great. And I really love that bag!


  2. What's weird is that I also have those shoes, and I also got them thrifted! You look gorgeous. :)

  3. You look gorgeous, Jessica! Love the bag. :)

  4. What a gorgeous dress! It's so flattering on you, too! And that bag is seriously perfect - I love the shape and color! <3

  5. You picked some great pieces! I really love that dress, the print is so girly and totally you. And I still can't get over how lovely your hair is!



    Southern (California) Belle

  6. That bag is such an adorable color! Very cute. Also, love the use of the belt as a headband - such a smart idea!


  7. Ooh I love that you used the belt in your hair. Clever clever!


  8. This bag truly is adorable, I can see why you love it even though you are generally not a bag person, as you say.
    That dress is also a really nice piece, easy to wear and so pretty!

    Have a good day,

  9. You are extremely cute. I love that sparkly belt with the bow on it; how charming. Your retro heels are adorable as well. And I see why you were so thrilled about that cheerful-printed dress! Following your lovely blog now!

    May the force be with you.

  10. A dress and a back, you lucked out! the dainty little pattern is so fitting for you & the purse goes perfectly w/ it. such a pretty color for a bag. btw i keep forgetting to ask - did you get my fake card in the mail?
    My blog: Cuddly Cacti

    My E-Shop: Mitla Moda

  11. oh I love your pink bag, it's so great! :)

  12. This is a great outfit!!! I love the dress, definitely a wonderful piece to get from them, and pockets make everything even more awesome.
    This bag is the perfect colour too

  13. Your dress, your hair and the bag are SO gorgeous! Lovely, as always!

  14. I really love that bag!! Such a fun color!


  15. this outfit is beautiful love the pop of pink from the bag
    xo Ilana @ My Modern Vintage

  16. That dress is so cute! And I love that you wore the belt as a head band. Genius idea. :) I'm glad it's finally spring-like for you! I know how much you love your dresses. <3


  17. i love that handbag! it's such a pretty colour and it looks big enough to hold all the crap i like to carry around with me, haha.

    little henry lee

  18. I love this dress on you! The pattern is so cute and you pull off pink so well (it's a color I really can't do myself)

    <3 katherine / of corgis & cocktails

  19. love your dress! ^^

  20. Pink is such a lovely color for you. So glad you like these products!

  21. I am so impressed by your fabulous style every time. Incredible print and colours.

  22. This dress seriously is perfect! I was so excited when you posted a peak of it on Instagram and it's even prettier on. Love that you used the belt as a hair tie, too.

  23. The belt headband is awesome! You are crafty :) Love the dress! The colors are super pretty and so is your hair!

  24. You are so beautiful! And that bag is gorgeous :) You have the best style!!!

  25. You look so pretty!! Love that dress on you. xo

  26. Love the ensemble! The belt really adds to the finishing touch.

  27. Such a cute little dress! I love the shoes you paired with it too! The bag is such a pretty color. It'll be perfect for all summer!

  28. The colors on this dress are SO pretty! I think I might need to do some nail art inspired by it!


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