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TGIF In Folter's Postcard Dress

Happy Friday, everyone!  Everyone have fun weekend plans?  Even though it's been a bummer fest of a summer weather wise lately, I really wanted an excuse to wear this oldie but goodie Folter postcard dress (once found on ModCloth).  It's shorter and a tighter fit than most other Folter dresses, so it just feels like a good "night out in the summertime dress."  I love how big the graphics are of infamous landmarks in US cities.  Plus, so many people travel during the summer so that feels fitting as well!

I had a lot of fun accessorizing this dress.  Initially it was overwhelming, as "all the colors" are in this dress and I almost didn't know where to begin!  But upon realizing what a fun touch my Kate Spade Mixed Tape Crossbody was with this dress, it got easier! I went for overall eclectic accessories with some matching others better than others.  Sometimes when you don't pick a central color theme it can mess up your outfit, but in the case of such a busy dress like this if you keep it (relatively) simple, you can't go wrong with using more than one color!  Rounding everything out I have coral earrings and a navy star necklace from Kate Spade, a Majong tile bracelet from Luxulite, an Atomic Lucite brooch featuring Peggy and Joan from Mad Men, and ModCloth black wedges.

I hope everyone has a great weekend!  I'm going to try to do a rare Sunday post featuring my second month of practicing yoga, so look out for that!  And if you missed the first month of practicing yoga, CLICK HERE to read!  
Lauren-Blair Donovan


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