Fashion Lifestyle

Summer Boho-Chic Dress … Saint Valentine’s Day!

February 14, 2019

Warning: The following post contains pictures of me in lingerie towards the end of the article, so if that offends it’s something for you to consider..

I’m participating in the linkup by https://www.mummabstylish.com/2019/02/-14th-february-chicandstylish.html and #chicandstylish #linkup

Sweet Florals in Beautiful Colours!!

Another hot, sunny day, another beautiful boho dress!

These photos are all taken at our local beach in Wollongong – it’s such a delightful place to live most of the time!!

The large, floral prints are not going away any time soon it seems and I have immersed myself in a few of them.

It’s a beautiful, wrap style that ties on the waist.

V-necks are always flattering and this dress is a comfortable, fitted shape with a cute, high-low skirt.

Frills and Flounces…

The hem is a nice deep frill and that frill continues around the neckline emphasising the décolletage.

The rich purple, lavender, citrus and turquoise all blend so beautifully.

The wide variety of colours in the dress enables lots of different pairings.

I’ve worn it with black but I do love the citrus and turquoise pieces I’ve worn.

Bringing Back the Romance!

This is a very romantic and feminine look and to me that’s so important!

I’ve said before that I love the swishing of skirts around my legs and to be in touch with my womanly side in a world that doesn’t always celebrate such.

The feminine emphasis has continued with the addition of this sweet little shrug, a fringed scarf, a turquoise necklace or wooden beads, bracelets and sunnies…

Covering My Bases!

As I’ve said in multiple other posts, I’m standing in my truth and speaking it, embracing my femininity and enjoying it!

That has meant from the inside out.

Under this dress I wanted smooth, sleek lines so opted for an all-in-one bodysuit..

This one is so gorgeous it could easily be worn as outer wear as the bodice is luxuriously delicate and pretty – a satin bra cup with a layer of lace over the top of it and a nice wide shoulder with a catch at the top at the back – it’s a stunner!!

The sweetheart neckline and the high-cut hip are the final finish to a beautiful piece of lingerie guaranteed to bring out our inner goddess!!

Thank you for joining me in my little corner of the web and I would love to hear what you think of this dress, lingerie or whatever in the comments below or leave a like or follow – oh!! And enjoy your Saint Valentine’s Day!!

Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • mahmood56
    February 14, 2019 at 10:42 am

    Every day need love….Happy valantaen
    Your dress very beautiful… Colour for it,s verrry nice…hope for you love , health and peace.

    • donnadoesdresses
      February 14, 2019 at 10:55 am

      Thank you, Mahmoud, these are the best things to wish for, that’s for sure!! Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • indianeskitchen
    February 14, 2019 at 7:20 pm

    I serious have loved every single dress you show! I want to see you closet!

    • donnadoesdresses
      February 14, 2019 at 7:29 pm

      Hahaha, Diane! I have to say that most of what I wear I’ve had for years, although this dress I did buy recently… and yes I converted my daughters old bedroom to a dressing room space after she moved out …. 🙀🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

      • indianeskitchen
        February 14, 2019 at 7:43 pm

        I knew it!!!!! lol

        • donnadoesdresses
          February 14, 2019 at 8:09 pm

          Guilty as charged!! 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • tom
    February 14, 2019 at 7:24 pm

    Picture Perfect

    • donnadoesdresses
      February 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

      Thank you for your kind comment!! Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • tinakmeyer
    February 14, 2019 at 8:21 pm

    I am loving your new style – free flowing and bright and so not corporate hehe

    • donnadoesdresses
      February 14, 2019 at 8:27 pm

      This is true – I do love he look and feel of corporate stuff but, as you know, I don’t have the need for it and it no longer serves me!! Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

      • tinakmeyer
        February 14, 2019 at 8:33 pm

        This stuff flows on you – it’s beautiful Donna

        • donnadoesdresses
          February 14, 2019 at 8:35 pm

          Thank you, dear Tina, you’re very kind!! And it’s great for the summer!! 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • Jacqui Berry
    February 15, 2019 at 8:20 am

    What a gorgeous dress, it looks fabulous on you. Thanks for sharing you post with me on #chicandstylish today. Jacqui Mummabstylish

    • donnadoesdresses
      February 15, 2019 at 8:40 am

      Thank you for your kind comment, Jacqui! Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏

  • Carrie (@CurlyCraftyMom)
    February 16, 2019 at 5:26 pm

    So pretty! Love the cheerful florals in this dress and it looks great on you. I really need to up my undergarments game!!! Like, soon!! You look great!


    • donnadoesdresses
      February 16, 2019 at 8:39 pm

      Thank you so much for your kind comment, Carrie – I’ve been posting the underwear because I had a mastectomy last year and wanted to boost my confidence a bit and it has certainly worked!! Have a great weekend! Donna 🧚🏻‍♀️❤️🙏


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