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Rainbow Store

All About the Outfit: 
How amazing is this dress?  It's from ModCloth's house brand and it debuted a month or two ago (I talked about it, and all other things amazing in the retro reproduction world HERE a short while back).  There's something so classic, timeless, fun, and ladylike all at once with this dress that I knew it had to be mine.  What I extra love about it is that while it's rainbow striped, the colors are slightly off from a typical ROYGBIV color scheme.  The red is really pink, there's both navy and pewter blues in it as opposed to a standard royal blue, and so forth.  Color me in love!  (See what I did there?)

Outfit Details:
Dress- ModCloth
Shoes- Bamboo via ModCloth
Necklace- Punky Pins (Sold Out)

Music Time!
New York Dolls!  New York Dolls!  They're one of my all-time favorite bands and I have yet to use them for a blog post.  Since they're not a mega household name they basically pre-dated all things punk and glam rock/metal and are the grandfathers of those genres of sorts.  (Everyone from the Ramones to Guns n Roses were influenced by them).  To me, they're a band that is genuinely rock and roll and not a cliche, for they sort of became the prototype to what most other rock bands would aspire to be in a cliche way.  Their music is more pure than any modern rock band I see "trying to rock," if that makes sense.  Anyway, I found about about them a little over a decade ago and just kind of perked up and became obsessed haha.  Here's a song from them, appropriate for this blog post, called, "Rainbow Store."  


  1. This might be my fave look from you! Adore this rainbow striped dress, and the gold shoes are the perfect finishing touch!

  2. Ah, LOVE the dress! Such rainbow perfection, lady! :)

  3. Omg in love!!! Seriosuly though, this dress is a knockout and you look gorgeous in it. The rainbow colors are beyond cool. Ive been wanting to get a rainbow item and it might just have to be this dress!

  4. This dress is gorgeous! I like it more on you than on the model. The colors remind me of the Crayola 'Bold' marker set. How tall are you? I can't tell if this would be too long on me or not.


  5. Oh wow this dress is perfect on you and totally your it gorgeous lady! xo

  6. Love these colors on you! You look great!

  7. The dress has such beautiful colors.I love it.

  8. Great post hun! I like this so much.

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  9. That dress is amazing!!! Gorgeous!! x

  10. This dress is just perfect on you!
    You look amazing!! And I love how you've styled it with the gold heels - beautiful!
    Hope you are having a nice weekend.
    Much love,

  11. wonderful dress & nice necklace!!! Kisses

  12. such a colorful dress

  13. You look stunning!
    I really like the dress :)
    xx Katha

  14. Wow! This dress and how you look in it is definitely something, Lauren! I love how you completed the look with golden heels and a cute necklace; everything looks put together and just beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing and have a great week ahead:)


  15. HOLY F*** LAUREN :O *Stars in my eyes* I WANT, I WANT, I WANT!!! It's absolutely perfect on you and I LOVE that you are wearing gold shoes! ;) xoxo

  16. Great outfit! I love your outfit and style! you look gorgeous :) Such a great outfit inspiration :)

    xx Jamie| With Love, Jamie

  17. Hey Lauren, this is a pretty dress.x

  18. Ooooh that dress is beautiful! I seriously want all of ModCloth's namesake label...they've really been hitting it out of the park with their designs!

  19. Super fun roygbiv outfit! I love your glittery gold shoes too! Your outfits are always so original. Amazing!

  20. Spectacular dress! Rainbow hued clothing (and food) is a firm favourite of mine (I even have a Pinterest board devoted to the later :)). This dress is so immensely pretty and really, really looks incredible on you.

    ♥ Jessica


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