Saturday, September 3, 2011

Dare to Bare

I've been on the hunt for a denim dress ever since I saw my friend Mr. Kate rocking an awesome one at her birthday last year. Finding a fitted dress that fits my large ass and smaller chest is difficult so I didn't have much luck until City Chic (the Australian equivalent of Torrid) launched in the U.S. this year. They were kind enough to give me a gift card and after some buying and returning (yay for 2 way free shipping!) I ended up with this awesome dress.

There are pockets! Which makes me love any dress at least 50% more.

And a fun zipper down the back. Back fat realness.

Even though my office is casual I feel strapless is a bit much (apparently even I have boundaries) so I added this orange cardigan so to make it office appropriate. It also would have been perfect had I been headed to a Mets game (which I wasn't).

Aren't my earrings fun? My sister laughed so hard at me when I picked them up earlier in the summer but I have been wearing the hell out of them the past few months. They go with everything!

Dress - City Chic
Cardigan - Hand-me-down from Jamie, originally Bendel's
Shoes - Office
Earrings - Aldo

Photos courtesy of Ateqah whose birthday it also happens to be today. Happy birthday babe, I love you!


  1. Oh Bloomie you're so damn adorable!

    I'm pissed off at CityChic for cutting out the larger sizes, the bastards.

  2. am a new follower here, am a big fan of all fashion bloggers, check out my blog and follow me too if you like.. I hope too see more of your post

  3. You look amazing & I'd rock those earrings too!

  4. The dress is so cute for you even the earings the jacket and sandals.

  5. Very fun, fab and fetching! Keep it up. :)

  6. a fun zipper down the back. Back fat realness
    lovely and adorable indeed !!

  7. sexy! i love the dress on you, it is very flattering. and why wouldn't you love a pair of feather earrings? especially a pair that matches everything!!

  8. The earrings make a really colorful statement! :)

  9. This one is magnificent!

  10. Great article, Thanks for your great information, the content is quiet interesting. I will be waiting for your next post.

  11. Absolutely, Yes! I will dare to bare! I will wear my stunning occasion dresses.