I haven’t always been the biggest floral fan. But I fell in love with the shape of this dress, and the detailing, and totally looked past the floral. I’m easing my way into florals, I mean it’s spring now after all.

Photos by Mason Ware

This dress has a very boho vibe, and it’s a little fancier than most dresses I go for. But I wanted to make it more ‘street style’ approved and understated, so I paired it with one of my favorite pairs of sneakers. I also love that the floral is darker, so it’s not over the top girly.

How to keep your florals edgy:

  1. Go darker- opt for darker or more muted florals, or black and white.
  2. Add an unexpected piece- whether it be an edgy jacket (like a leather moto or a bomber jacket), or an unexpected shoe- like sneakers or  cool booties.
  3. Play with accessories- play with cool sunnies, and opt for jewelry like a mens-style watch, or chokers, also…a good neck scarf never hurt anyone 😉

Have a great day everyone!

Dress- Free People | Shoes- Vans | Bag- Rebecca Minkoff

Also, be sure to check out the April issue of Marie Claire to see me! Such a crazy opportunity that I wouldn’t have been able to do without my faithful readers!


One thought on “Melrose”

  1. Love this dress on you! I recently purchased it and wondering if you found it to be TTS or a little bigger?
    I am a 4-6 and ordered a 4.


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