Would you believe me if I told you my dress cost less than these shoes??! Well, that’s a fact, believe it or not!
Thanks to Francesca’s and their amazing FLASH SALE, I scored this dress for only $29.99! I couldn’t wait to receive it in the mail, and it came just in time to wear to a friend’s wedding. It was an outdoor wedding, but the dress was a little heavier so I wasn’t cold like I anticipated – oh, listen to me, “Cold” in August?? I know it’s 93 degrees this weekend, but a few weekends ago, it was down in the 50’s…. are other states feeling these temps??
I loved the fit and flare of this dress! Not to mention, it was easy to dance in – I was the one who requested B.Spears ten times, you’re welcome, wedding guests! Because of the floral texture and the beaded waistband, jewelry wasn’t really an option with this. Sometimes, less is more and that was the case for this dress. If I wore silver jewelry, I would have paired it he dress with some silver bracelets for some extra Bling! But these BCBG suede dorry heels took care of that extra Bling for me! Talk about “W-O-W” Best part is they were soft suede so I was actually comfortable all night for my first time wearing them.
DId I mention the best part?! Francesca’s is having 30% off right now on dresses. Score this Jun and Ivy Embellished Floral dress for 30% off (Regular $118). I have to say that buying this dress during their flash sale was one of my best bargains yet….. Ain’t that the truth!!!
Dress – Francesca’s
A group of 4 friends and I met up on Friday night in Cincinnati. A road trip with friends doesn’t happen too often now that we’re in our mid 20’s. Not to mention that three of the girls are engaged and one is expecting her first baby. We all have our own lives, so it’s nice when we make time for a night out with the girls – no boys!!
Since one of my best friends moved to Cinci, I enjoy any time that I get to spend with her. But, a night away from the boo-thing and a night out with the girls means I over think what to wear. I wanted something girly, something feminine, something “man repelling” but still had to look fashionable in front of my friends (can’t grab drinks in yoga pants – or can you?!). One glance at this maxi dress from Target and I knew it was a no brainer! I loved the way it mixed patterns so I could effortlessly put this outfit together. I felt conservative, although, there was a space in the back that showed a midriff. People thought it was two separates pieces!
Being that it was Friday, the 13th and we were in Newport, we were not disappointed in the entertainment of other bar hoppers. From the unknown girl booty popping on us to the blonde with cornrows, thanks for coming out! To the UC student who told us that we “probably wake up at 5am and eat a ‘senior breakfast'”, I hope you don’t kiss your mother with that mouth!
Our entire night reminded me of Jenna Marbles’ “How to Avoid Talking to People You Don’t Want To Talk to” skit – “Can’t you see? We’re having a girls night!”