There’s something so fresh about the texture of eyelet pieces. It’s no surprise then that this lace alternative emerges as a trend this time of year.
Back in 2008, I ‘splurged’ on a Tahari eyelet dress, spending $79.99 (retail: $348). It’s a classic shift dress with puff sleeves and a buttoned down front. The embroidered eyelet is a chic floral cutout over a white silky lining.
I was willing to spend more on this dress because of its impeccable quality and design. It was a good buy, too, because I’ve worn this dress to everything from a sophisticated evening affair to the classroom on a regular teaching day.
Four springs later, this eyelet dress remains a favorite.
Dress—Tahari via Marshalls (similar)
Belt—MICHAEL Michael Kors via TJ Maxx
Shoes—Max Studio via Marshalls
Earrings—Kendra Scott “Danielle” via Nordstrom
Bangle—Amrita Singh via Gilt
I've always admired this dress … It is a beautiful piece of clothing … a daisy.
Very pretty, love the pattern.
I love your choice of accent colors!!! Very cute 😉
You've definitely demonstrated that a classic piece is often worth the investment. Love the wedges!
Oh…this dress is beautiful. What's funny is that I have a skirt from Talbots with a similar (or same?) pattern…but in the color of your shoes! =)
It's a really pretty dress…and if I was wearing it in my classroom, the students' attention would never waver.
I just love the detail at the top, too. Great find, great buy! I think I only have one eyelet piece but I *love* it – it's a kelly green pencil skirt from Talbots which I picked up a few summers ago in DC. Definitely a warm-weather staple.