Flirty Floaty Dress

 Did you ever have a dress that just made you want to do flirty, floaty twirls and go dancing on the cobbles at midnight doing the samba by lantern light (just me,haha)? Well you get my point, this dress is just so fabulously fun, it was an absolute beaut to wear. I actually just wore it last Sunday to run around and spend some time with hubs (no dancing im afraid), but man did i feel good in it. Lots of nice compliments on the dress too which is always pleasant isnt it 😉

 It really didn’t need much as its just such a great dress on its own, so i popped my floppy hat on, grabbed a clutch and some tan shoes and i was good to go! The dress comes from a company that was recently introduced to me. Choies is a global fashion forward website that offers something for EVERYONE. Literally, there is so much choice im sure practically everyone on planet earth could find something they like! They also have a really great Blogger program, go check it out here, its totally worth doing ladies as they are a great company to work with. This dress arrived within 7 days of me ordering it, which is much faster than i anticipated. I would say one thing, with this dress i bought a size Large, knowing sometimes sizing can run small and it fit extremely well, i would never have fitted in my normal medium though.. just worth considering, i imagine each item is different however.

 Do you own a special dress that makes you want to go out dancing?

DRESS: c/o Choies

Hat & Shoes: Next

Necklace: Vintage

Clutch: Warehouse


  1. August 27, 2013 / 9:33 pm

    That's a great dress. It's so striking and the hat goes perfectly. You can really pull that hat off. It really suits you. X

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:27 pm

      thank you lovely, it still gets some strange looks though when i wear it in my small town haha! xx

  2. August 27, 2013 / 10:28 pm

    This dress looks AMAZING on you, I love the colors, the print, and the cut! I totally get the samba on cobblestone vibe 😉 Glad you got to enjoy a day with the hubs, hope all is well with you!
    xo Hannah

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:27 pm

      thanks hannah!! all is good here sorry i havent stopped by in a while..i must!! hope all is good with you xx

  3. August 27, 2013 / 11:38 pm

    I totally have my 'automatic dancing' dresses! You look so lovely and confident in this one!

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:28 pm

      oh yay for the automatic dress,heehee! and yes you're right, i guess it did make me feel confident, i love a dress taht can do that :)xx

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:28 pm

      aw thank you Katie, they really are the best aren't they?! now i want a wardrobe full haha! xx

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:29 pm

      Thanks Laura, yeh it feels like it rounds summer off nicely for me.. bring on autumn i say haha!xx

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:30 pm

      haha yay for good hubbys and floaty dresses! xx

  4. August 28, 2013 / 5:17 am

    I love the colours of that dress, so perfect for the transition from summer to autumn. x

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:31 pm

      i totally didnt think of it that way but it is quite autumnal isnt it..! xx

  5. August 28, 2013 / 8:08 am

    Such lovely colours in this dress!

  6. August 28, 2013 / 4:09 pm

    You are very photogenic, the colours of this dress are so lovely and looks easy to wear (no fuss) I'm still looking for that one dress.. hopefully I will come across it this A/w x

    • August 28, 2013 / 5:32 pm

      thats such a nice thing to say, thank you. Only through blogging have i become slightly better at having my photo taken.. i used to be AWFUL, like, zero nice photos with me in haha! here's to finding the most perfect dress this a/w!! xx

  7. August 28, 2013 / 6:28 pm

    Hi, I found you through the WIW linkup! Sometimes there are dresses that just cannot be covered up, am I right? I had a dress just like that on, but instead of samba-ing I felt like I was twirling through Parisian streets, haha! I love how the hat looks with this whole outfit- it was the perfect touch!

    xo marlen
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  8. August 28, 2013 / 7:40 pm

    I've totally had dresses that made me want to twirl and dance! 🙂
    This dress is beautiful! I love Choies! And these photos are just gorgeous Rachel! I'm loving the beautiful scenery and how you styled this with that awesome hat! Lookin good!

  9. August 29, 2013 / 12:01 pm

    This is such a beautiful dress on you, I really love the colour!

    Maria xxx

  10. August 29, 2013 / 2:32 pm

    You look SO gorgeous. I adore this dress on you + the colours are just heavenly!! Totally something I would wear, like all the time! 😉 And… I'm loving your shorter do, too! I've been loving my cut it's a lot less work to maintain & just a fun switcheroo! Hoping to do some colour next, yay!

    By The Shore

  11. August 31, 2013 / 1:46 pm

    You looking stunning in that dress. Love it!

    Thanks for linking up!

  12. September 2, 2013 / 1:26 pm

    The dress is stunning on you, with its radiant colors and floaty grace. Your floppy hat is the perfect addition to your end of summer ensemble.

    Thank you so much for linking up with Hat Attack!

  13. April 15, 2016 / 8:19 am

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