{Fashion Monday} Wedding Things

Last weekend (not yesterday) my best girl got married and I was invited to be part of her special day. It has been such a long time since I last went to a wedding so I wasn’t quite sure what to wear. When I asked the bride she said just look fabulous, that still didn’t easy my panicking. Putting outfits together is something I love but I have never attempted to put together an outfit for a wedding. I looked in my closet and couldn’t find anything that I felt would be “appropriate” and presentable. This was the hardest outfit planning I have encountered so far in my blogging years. I decided to stop overthinking and just wear what I was comfortable in.

Fashion Monday ~ Wedding Things

Everyone knows how much I have been loving mustard yellow lately, see ‘styling a frill trim top“. I have shared other outfits where I have incorporated some mustard yellow and loved them. It became a no brainier for me of what I was going to wear to the wedding reception. The panicking mode had been averted and I was all ready until the news changed. I wasn’t only going to be going to the reception but to the church as well.

At this point the panicking came and crash landed because there was no time to go buy anything to wear. I decided I would work with what I had and that included “Sparkle into September” dress. This dress I had wanted to wear to a bridal shower/traditional wedding last year but didn’t. Thanks to House of Fraser who sent it to me almost a year ago now I finally had somewhere to wear it.

I know what you’re thinking, why did I almost ruin the outfit with the two bags? Well to be honest, I was caught off guard with this picture and didn’t have chance to ditch the big bag. But I still feel this outfit worked for all intents and purposes. Though not clearly visible, the sandals I picked up from New Look are green suede and fit snuggly. It was such a joyous and wonderful day, I am glad I was able to be part of besties special day.

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18 Comments

  1. May 5, 2017 / 10:01 am

    Absolutely gorgeous outfit.Shoes and dress are perfect and well matching!
    -Amila

  2. CourtneyLynne Storms
    May 4, 2017 / 10:16 pm

    Omg just loving the dress!!! Such a pretty color. Too chic!

  3. twinklingtina
    May 3, 2017 / 11:51 am

    I love the shoes – i have a major shoe fetish!

  4. Yeu Doi
    May 3, 2017 / 8:54 am

    Great dress and shoes! Great to dress up or for casual events. I don’t wear yellow/mustard much. Will try now.

  5. David Elliott
    May 3, 2017 / 5:50 am

    The sandals are a great look. Although you are right that’s its hard to see the green suede in them. And the dress looks very beautiful on you.

  6. J Shan Trice
    May 3, 2017 / 4:07 am

    Mustard is a great color on you and I particularly like your hair! You made a great choice.

  7. Marisa H
    May 2, 2017 / 8:44 pm

    That is a great outfit! I love the style and color! So perfect for a wedding!!! You look amazing!

  8. Deimarys Colon
    May 2, 2017 / 8:12 pm

    You looked absolutely gorgeous. Love the how the curls look with the highlights and that dress!!

  9. moipone
    May 2, 2017 / 5:16 pm

    I love the colour girl absolute gorgeous

    • May 2, 2017 / 7:44 pm

      Aww thanks so much

  10. LC @ A Life of Authenticity
    May 2, 2017 / 5:07 pm

    You look great. I like the complimentary color pallet you put together. It works! Congrats to the bride!

    • May 2, 2017 / 7:45 pm

      Thank you luv, I love all the colours and glad that they worked (mostly lol)

  11. May 2, 2017 / 1:25 pm

    You look fantastic in this dress. I really like the color. I love your curls too!

    • May 2, 2017 / 7:45 pm

      Aww thanks Amber, I am loving my curls

  12. May 2, 2017 / 9:38 am

    The dress looks great and the bags are nice. Thank you.

    • May 2, 2017 / 7:45 pm

      Aww thanks so much, much appreciated

  13. I N B O D E
    May 2, 2017 / 8:19 am

    Love the dress and how you have carried it confidently!

    • May 2, 2017 / 7:45 pm

      I thank you for that 🙂

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