The Tea Dress Guide for the Quirky

Monday, March 27, 2017

ASOS rib structured full midi dress with pom pom sandals
ASOS rib structured full midi dress with pom pom sandals
ASOS rib structured full midi dress with orange tassle earrings
ASOS rib structured full midi dress
Orange tassle Earrings
Dolce and Gabbana inspired pom pom sandals
ASOS rib structured full midi dress with pom pom sandals

Midi length tea dresses, while definitely very elegant, can also add years to your look depending on how you’ve styled it. And as much as we love being ‘granny-chic’ every now and again, sometimes you just want to feel youthful, fresh and fun.

The above dress is the perfect example to demonstrate my point. Although a gorgeous lemon colour, the dress had the risk of coming across as matronly but we found the perfect fix – some Dolce and Gabbana OTT love.

The brand is extravagant in all it does, including clothes, shows, accessories and advertisements. So if you’re one to follow the simplicity mantra, D&G is probably not your go-to choice. For us however, the brand offered us a creative point to get inspiration from. We imbibed their aesthetic by not holding back on colour in this look. Think pom pom shoes(D&G inspired), tassel earrings, pinks, yellows, oranges and everything in between. But while we’re all for channeling D&G, we also made a point of toning down the look by making sure the accessories weren’t over powering. For those readers that are game enough though, there is no stopping on the accessories with D&G, think elaborate headbands, quirky sunglasses and bright red lipsticks!

The end result? A look that’s equal parts cute and colour while also being suited to the day-to-day.


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  1. What an amazing dress! Love yellow during srping and summer months.
    I also have a similar pair of sandals and I wore them multiple times last year!
    Great post,

  2. Such a beauty! This yellow dress is perfect and I love these pompom sandals!

  3. You looks stunning in yellow. Your dress and sandals goes well together.

    Bernie, xx
    The Style Fanatic

  4. molto semplice e bello..fà pensare gia all'estate

  5. me encantan las sandalias!
    Te espero por mi nuevo post cielo, mil besos!

  6. oh my gosh that yellow dress looks so pretty on you !!

  7. Love this yellow dress! you look pretty! kisses

  8. This dress is so so gorgeous! And your photos look amazing!

  9. Beautifull dress 😊

  10. I really like it =)
    kisses Blamod
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  11. Yellow is the new black <3 looks super adorable on you!


  12. Wonderful post and stunning photos, dear!Dress beautiful)
    I'd be happy friendship blogs ♥
    Julia Shkvo

  13. This is such a pretty dress! And this shade of yellow is gorgeous on you!

  14. This dress is so beautiful :)
    Have a wonderful week,
    Walli and Kathi

  15. What a pretty dress, the colour really suits you!
    Have a lovely day :)
    Rosanna x
    Rose's Rooftop