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A frock fit for Easter (or Any Time :)

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Easter is nearly here and it’s time to break out your best frock, and your most stunning (or at least entertaining) chapeau for all the world to see.

I’ve been waiting since Christmas to wear this 1980s navy and white,  polka dot dress that Reese got me from our good friends at Lost in Drawers. When I saw it, I immediately thought, “This is what I’m wearing for Easter.”

But who says your Easter dress is only good for one day of the year? Not me. I plan on rocking this dress as much as I can and the best way to do that is to style it as many ways as you can think of.

Here are my three best looks.

Exhibit 1: Gone with the Wind Fabulous!

There is nothing more fun than a flirty hemline and I’ve known that since I was probably 3 years old. Now twirl, twirl, twirl.

Gone with the Wind Fabulous

Adding a structured jacket to the top of the dress in a bright, fun color keeps it classy with a punch.

Gone With the Wind Fabulous 2

Exhibit 2: Don’t Be Cardi for the Party!

The calendar might say spring, but where we live? Baby it’s cold and this boyfriend-style cardigan in a bright yellow is warm with a pop of “Hello!”

Don't be Cardi for the Party 2

A statement necklace, a slimmer belt at the waist and even some statement tights make me ready for the Easter Egg roll at the White House (if I could have smuggled a little kid in there.)

Don't Be Cardi for the Party 3

Exhibit 3: Oh, Chambray!

Nothing like a denim shirt to make the dress instantly more relaxed, and the chambray color makes it a subtle contrast to the navy background of the dress.

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This girl is ready for a casual brunch with friends. Happy Easter Day!

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Until next time.

— Ricks

How are you planning to get more wear out of your Easter clothes?

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Author: M. Ricks

One half of the blogging duo known as the Too Thrifty Chicks.

4 thoughts on “A frock fit for Easter (or Any Time :)

  1. That YELLOW CARDI coupled with that blue and white polka dotted dress left me speechless. Soooo the dress I want to wear will get me kicked out of the church FOREVER…LOL so I actually have noooo clue what I’m wearing Sunday, but the Savior will approve. LOLOLOL

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  2. Now I want to see this dress that is going to get you kicked out of church. LOL.

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  3. The color combo is fabulous!

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