All posts tagged: Dorothy Perkins

5 Spring Dresses Under $100

We can all agree that dresses are a key staple for spring apparel. And if you’re anything like me; then you understand how important it is to look fabulous without breaking the bank. Even though I have an immense love for luxury brands, you won’t find me in Saks or Barney’s every weekend shopping like a Kardashian. Instead, you can find me scouring local thrift stores and flea markets for unique and original pieces at an incredible deal. Despite what you might think, it is actually possible to score  fabulous clothing at a stellar price. You just have to know where to look. So I’ve searched the web for the most stylish dresses at a reasonable price. What I came up with is a collection of chic dresses that will you completely speechless. Enjoy!   Advertisements

Winter Trend: Camel Colored Coats

  Coats are a fashionista’s best friend during the winter. The right coat can truly make or break an outfit, and one trend that is captivating fashion devote’s everywhere is the Camel-colored coat. It’s honestly such a beautiful color that really compliments any ensemble. Seen on 2014 Pre-Fall runways such as Michael Kors, Derek Lam, and 3.1 Phillip Lim; this trend is becoming a stylish force to be reckoned with.  Above are three chic versions in the fabulous camel color which I feel are perfect for any taste. Also, feel free to take the survey below telling me whether you like the trend or not.  1. Dorthy Perkins $89, 2. Zara $179, 3. Whistles U.K $410

Three Simple Ways To Wear Menswear!

Three Simple Ways To Wear Menswear! by sandrarose featuring rachel comey booties I’ve always liked a little masculinity in my clothing. The silhouette is always sophisticated and on cue. I’ve complied three outfits crafted with three of my favorite menswear pieces, a suit, blazer, and over sized cardigan. The outfits above give you an idea of just how easy it is to take any piece from your beau’s closet and turn it into something your own. Suit– Technically this a two piece woman’s suit but the fit is loose giving it that masculine feel. You can easily take a menswear suit and do just the exact. Just make sure to look for soft colors so that the whole outfit doesn’t look too masculine. You still want to keep that femininity. Also make sure the fit is right, if it isn’t then a tailor is your best bet. Blazer– I love men’s blazer’s, the fit is perfect as is the shape. I decided to pair this blazer with a fitted collared shirt, distressed skinnies, nude ankle …

Flattering Swimwear for Every Figure

Flattering Swimwear for Every Figure by sandrarose featuring dorothy perkins Ah yes, it’s that glorious time again to start shopping for swimwear!  With Memorial Day just around the corner I thought I would showcase some awesome swimwear pieces for every figure. Although it might not be a favorite shopping experience for everyone, once you’ve figure out what looks best on you; it can become quite fun. With some help, you too can look so-so chic in almost anything. Curvy Girls– You don’t have to be a size 2 to rock some incredible swimwear pieces. You also don’t have to stick with one piece either. Look for halter tops that support your chest as well as flatter it. Black is always slimming but if you do not choose to go with that color choose a cobalt, magenta, or dark red. Also, beware of crazy prints because they will only add more curves which is probably something you want to steer clear from. Slim and Small Bust Girls- My mom always says I have two backs because I’m flat in …

Spring Trend: Grunge Worthy

Spring Trend: Grunge Worthy by sandrarose featuring gorjana Hello Lovelies! I hope all of you are as excited for this week to come to a close as I am. Honestly, since my schedule has become more packed, I’m noticing shorter hours of sleep and relaxation. But I guess that’s the price one pays when chasing their dreams. Regardless, this weekend for me will consist of rest and scouting the local thrift and consignment shops in the area for the Gaiety Shop which will launch sometime in summer. I’ll hold off on details until the launch comes closer but it will basically be a shop on Etsy consisting of vintage statement pieces that reflect the blog. As we saw during fashion week, there were many trends that emerged from the woodwork. One of those trends was none other than the effortless Grunge Inspired look. Being a child born of the 90’s, this look holds a deep from of nostalgic love. My wardrobe has too many plaid shirts to count and I have seasons of both My So Called Life and Freaks and Geeks on …

Boyfriend Jeans: Three Ways

Boyfriend Jeans: Three Ways by sandrarose featuring ballerina shoes T By Alexander Wang racerback tank top / A.P.C. / Sequin jacket, $57 / AG Adriano Goldschmied vintage jeans / Dorothy Perkins tan boots / H&M ballerina shoes, $13 / Stilettos shoes, $200 / Shoulder handbag / Tila March messenger bag / Chanel handbag / Black jewelry / Danielle Stevens Jewelry engraved jewelry