Thriftanista Style File: Color Pops and #KissNailDress | Thriftanista in the City


Thriftanista Style File: Color Pops and #KissNailDress

I am not complaining about the weather at all. I will say there are wardrobe challenges now since it's too hot for tights and wool dresses / skirts. My summer clothes are mostly wrinkled and packed away. 

I won tickets to a fashion show and I needed a weather appropriate outfit.

I was able to find this dress hanging out in my closet. I bought it during the winter months so it wasn't packed away. It's a pseudo bandage dress (minus the tightness) and it's color blocked. Two past passing trends in one!

The green jacket -- I didn't put away because I adore the bright green color.

The leather clutch is nice and simple. A nice break from my Mama bag. I'm thinking about a DIY for it. Neon paint? Hardware? or just leave it alone?

The Stuart Weitzman pumps are growing on me. They're really girly. I smile when I look down at the flowers on my feet. Also, the heel height is really manageable on my "de-conditioned to high heels" feet.

Voila! All ready for momcation.

Green blazer - Russ Petites (thrifted)
Black/pink dress  Rabbit Rabbit designs (thrifted)
Black leather clutch - Higbee Company (thrifted)
Floral pumps - Stuart Weitzman (thrifted)
This is what I wore on my nails -- Kiss Nail Dress in a lovely shade of pink with sparkly rhinestones. I have been wanting to try them out for a while. I'm glad I had the opportunity with Influenster.

I love the texture of the rhinestones and can't stop myself from running my fingertips over them several times a day. I found the "dresses" to be really easy to apply. You have to go slow to get them on straight but you don't have 4 coats to be mindful of and there's no drying time. Woot, woot! I do have some lifting now on day 3 but it's not noticeable at all. They last up to 10 days. Because of the fickle factor, I will probably be ready to remove them on Day 5. We'll see.

Are you facing any style challenges right now? Have you tried Kiss Nail Dress?


Jonnique said...

I love the thrifty style and your nails are bomb!!!

Style Agent 909 said...

I didn't know that's what those dresses are called. I learn something new everyday! Thanks. Hope you had fun at the fashion show.

Splendor said...

I'm always facing a style challenge. I've decided on sundresses for the spring/summer and must go shopping ASAP. I love how you put things together I'd never think would work...yet it does! So creative.

That's My Mama said...

That dress is gorgeous!Your nails look great too. This weather has me pretty befuddled too. I cant seem to get it right. Its probably time to do the closet switcharoo lol

Kendra said...

I'm feeling you on the weather. I live in California and we've been having a mixture of rainy cold days and warm ones. Mother nature is so confused;) You could pass that dress off for another current trend, graphic prints for spring.. I love it paired with the green blazer, you look lovely!

Mama Violet said...


Mama Violet said...

I had a good time and I especially enjoyed the St. Germain cocktails. Delicious!

Mama Violet said...

Thank you very much. I'm doing me! :)

Mama Violet said...

Thank you.

I should probably do that too but it was so hard getting them all packed away and I fear that I will hate everything that I put away.

Mama Violet said...

Thank you!

Rainy and cold in California? Whoa.

Kristin said...

Love the green against the pink!

Mama Violet said...

Thanks Kristin!

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