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Shop With Me: Shein


Hello my friends, how are you today? Wow, I can't believe summer is already coming to an end. And as with the end of any season, I am so excited for the all of the sales that are currently rolling in. Lets just say I could not help myself; I went online and did some snooping around to find a couple of new pieces that I feel like would be an absolute staple for the upcoming months.

This is no ordinary haul. For this post, I hopped on a site that I have seen popping up all over IG,  Shein. Shein sells a large variety of clothing items, from tops to jeans to shoes and bags, all for a quarter of the market price.  I have ordered from this site in the past, and had fairly good experience with the service and quality of the items. I thought it would be a great idea to see if I can find anything on the site that I feel fits the upcoming trend, and challenged myself to put together a couple of outfits using the items I bought.  Enough talking, let’s begin.
If you haven’t already noticed, this season the fashion community have been OBSESSED with animal print. Leopard print anything and everything. I have seen it plastered all over runways and magazines. How do I feel about this trend? I am actually pretty excited. I always thought animal print can come across quite quirky. Styled with the right pieces, you can get a fit that appears put together with very minimal effort.


The minute I saw this dress online, I knew I had to have it.  The cutout front and ruffle trimming on the bottom and neckline pairs very well with the pattern. It offers what I would like to call a “modernized vintage” feel.  The dress itself ties in the front, and there is a hidden zipper on the side (which I love because it makes getting in the dress super easy).  The fabric is light and flowy, a perfect fall transitional piece.The best part about this dress is the price, only $10!
Here is what it looks like on my body.

I like dresses and rompers because it is a one-and-go type of piece. This will be perfect for those days where I don’t have much time to ponder about which top goes with which bottom. Throw it this dress on and you’re out the door.

  Look 2: 

On to the second look! This past summer was met with an explosion of wide-legged culottes into the fashion market. A simple search on culottes will reveal a pair of soft and flowy pants, a must-have in every closet. They can be dressed up professionally or down for a casual day out depending on how they’re styled. The fashion community (not to mention me J ) have been obsessed with these all summer long. For this next look I wanted to find a way to incorporate these pants into the upcoming fall season.

There are so many different pants listed on the Shein website, but I eventually settled for a simple black pair with white grid patterns all over. I thought they would make for a very versatile addition to my wardrobe. With it, I wore my basic white turtle neck long sleeves. I threw my hair back into a loose pony, and accessorized with a cute red velvet scrunchie to complete the look.

  Look 3:  

For this last look, I wanted to switch it up with something a bit more classy. Satin has been a hot trend for the past couple of months: satin pants, satin jackets; I’ve even seen satin shoes. I was contemplating on which item to go for, when I found the perfect little dress.

I bought this midi dress on the site in the perfect shade of red. It is bright and very vibrant. It features thin straps that crosses and self-ties in the back to cinch in the waist. It also has a cowl neckline that drapes over the chest to enhance the girls, if ya know what I mean :)



Red and satin can go hand and hand to give off the most alluring vibe. But styling it of course, is very difficult because you can go from sexy to oops-I-forgot-to-change-out-of-my-nightgown in a second. To keep it more classy, I decided to dress up this simple slick dress by pairing it with a few accessories.


That's all for now! Of course, I'll have all the links, descriptions, and prices of the items I bought listed down below.

Red Midi Dress : Size Small, $10
https://us.shein.com/Form-Fitted-Solid-Cami-Dress-p-475071-cat-1727.html?aff_id=31669

Grid Print Self Tie Pants: Size Small, $10
https://us.shein.com/Grid-Print-Self-Tie-Wide-Leg-Pants-p-370474-cat-1740.html?aff_id=31669

Leopard Print Dress: Size X-Small, $10
https://us.shein.com/Knotted-Open-Front-Ruffle-Leopard-Dress-p-442385-cat-1727.html?aff_id=31669

Silver Rings: 11 piece, $3
https://us.shein.com/At-Silver-11Pcs-Set-Moon-Flower-Leaf-Jewelry-Rings-p-438775-cat-1759.html?aff_id=31669


See you all soon,

T.N


 

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