I have quite a collection of stripes in my wardrobe. So, I’ve been trying to avoid buying anything else with stripes. But, last Friday, when I spotted a navy and red, Calvin Klein dress with horizontal stripes on the bodice and vertical stripes on the skirt, I had to have it.
Once I tried the dress on, I immediately envisioned it pairing well with my ecru colored blazer with navy grosgrain ribbon detail.
For my Saturday afternoon rounds, including a mini fashion show at Macy’s, I wore the dress and blazer as seen below.
|I had to do a lot of walking that day hence the comfy flats.|
Dress—Calvin Klein via Marshalls ($49.99) (Find online: Calvin Klein Stripe Drawstring waist dress)
Shoes—MICHAEL Michael Kors via Marshalls
Bag—MICHAEL Michael Kors (Hamilton tote) via Macy’s
Earrings—Kendra Scott via Nordstrom
By the way, wait until you see all the fierce dresses I’ve been finding in our favorite off-price stores. See them all in the “In the Field with Economy of Style II” album on Facebook.
Get the look:
Day Dresses by Calvin Klein
Flats by BDG
Good buy, I like that the stripes go both ways on the dress.
oh i love your dress!
I have a striped dress with a simlar pattern from H&M…it looks so pretty on you!
Great find! I always like CK dresses!
Love the stripes! And the colors!:)
omg, love this outfit. so stunning. so glad I found your blog. I'm definitely following now. I can't wait to read more. If you get a sec, I'd love if you'd check out my blog. It's all about the adventures of a small town girl taking on the LA fashion scene. xo
I am the same way!!! I love stripes!
Great dress! Definitely a good buy 🙂
Absolutely LOVING that striped dress – and the camel bag goes perfectly! So cute 🙂
The Other Side of Gray
I was glad that these stripes were red and navy because I didn't have stripes with that color combination. This information helped me justify the purchase btw.