Yesterday, I posted about shirtdresses and ways to style them. This prompted an email from a reader who asked if it was o.k. to wear a shirtdress to work in summer?
It just so happened that I recently bought a shirtdress that I’ve been wearing to business meetings and after hours too. Here’s a look at my new summer shirtdress.
Pinstripes shirtdresses are everywhere this summer. You’ve probably seen the casually smart looking blue embroidered shirtdress I wore to the rewardStyle conference, or the sassy ruched, ruffle hem one I often wear on weekends. Well, it seems as though this trend has really taken a hold of me because I bought another!
This one is a beautiful light purple, which makes it feel new and different. This dress is by Vince Camuto and features a button up front with adorable ruching.
One of the reasons I love shirtdresses like this is that they are so crisp and sophisticated looking, especially when you turn up the collar. This is like a men’s shirt, but with a very feminine twist. Do you see those beautiful buttons? They’re so dainty.
Here’s a look a the beautiful ruching which is like origami folds. This is a great work dress because it has corporate air to it, but it’s nice and light for summer and very feminine at the same time. Plus the purple is so fashion forward.
My white coach bag picks up on the stripes and makes them pop. On a side note- love this bag. It’s the perfect size for me and that gold hardware is just my style.
There’s my cute summer shirtdress for work or play look! Only a few of these purple dresses left from what I can see.
But I have linked similar striped shirtdresses below as well as a few other cute purple dresses in case you love the color of my dress, but are not a fan of pinstripes or shirtdresses.
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