WhatLauraWore: Virus Conqueror

Things have been a little sleepy over on WhatLauraLoves over the last few days and that’s because my laptop managed to become infected with a virus that locked down the system and took over my webcam.  Needless to say, I’ve upgraded my anti virus software, put a rather technical looking sticking plaster over the webcam and now, I’m back in action with a WhatLauraWore outfit post and today, its a good one. 

The dress I’m wearing here is the Cream Bird Print Lace Trim Dress from Yours Clothing and I absolutely LOVE IT.  The print is simply beautiful, quite vintage looking and very feminine.  The colourful artistic print compliments the cream background well and the black lace trim really enables this dress to be both daytime and evening appropriate.  I found that the sizing runs a little generously but the dress still fit well as it has an elasticated waist that pulls the dress in.  This is my favourite shape and design feature to look out for when choosing dresses as they cinch in at my smallest part.  Whilst I’m wearing this dress in a glam and girlies way with bare legs and some wedges, it would look equally cute with some leggings and ballet flats too.

WhatLauraWore:

Cream Bird Print Lace Trim Dress from Yours Clothing

Studded clutch bag from Simply Be

Black and cork peep toe wedges from Primark

Charm bracelet from Pandora at John Greed Jewellery

Flower earrings from Bella Sorella

Its not often I comment on the delivery service for a company but the service I received when receiving items from Yours was absolutely fantastic.  My order arrived the next day and I got a message on the morning with a 1 hour time slot as to when my parcel would be delivered that I could reply to to give my permission for it to be left with a neighbour if I wasn’t going to be in or to have it delivered on another day- fantastic.

What are your favourite summertime outfits?  How would you style this dress?

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18 Comments

  1. Brigitte Honeybee
    July 10, 2013 / 2:50 am

    You look pretty! And i think i subconsciously make note of delivery service of a company! I like things to arrive quickley and neatly and for them to be packaged appropriately too lol… Am i asking for too much?Brigitte // BlogLovin' | Blog | RiRi Woo GiveawayxoXo

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:44 pm

      Not at all Brigitte. If I'm spending my hard earned cash somewhere I want it to arrive promptly and be in good condition! xxx

  2. Sarah morethanadored
    July 10, 2013 / 3:11 am

    Such a gorgeous dress – you look stunning! Sarahmorethanadored.blogspot.com

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:45 pm

      Aw thank you Sarah xxx

  3. Hanna
    July 10, 2013 / 7:50 am

    The dress is really pretty and suits you well! And your hair looks great, too. :)Hanna

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:45 pm

      Thank you Hanna xxx

  4. Anonymous
    July 10, 2013 / 9:50 am

    Love the dress you look stunning as usual xx

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:49 pm

      Aw thank you xxx

  5. CJ Rea
    July 10, 2013 / 9:57 am

    Hi Laura, the dress looks amazing on you! It's very pretty and looks nice and cool for the summer too. Love it!

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:47 pm

      Thanks hun, it is really cool too which is great during this heatwave! xxx

  6. Rach Tea
    July 10, 2013 / 10:37 am

    This dress is gorgeous and really suits you! Just a quick question! The bottom half looks quite floaty and like it skims across any lumps and bumps…is that the case? I hate putting a dress on and it showing the curves of my belly off 🙁 TIA! Xx

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:48 pm

      Yes I'd say thats right, its elasticated and pulls you in under the bust then the rest of the dress just skims over everything else! xxx

  7. Felicity Hart
    July 10, 2013 / 3:53 pm

    You know I never noticed this dress the first time I looked through their selection of dresses, but it looks absolutely gorgeous on you! Do you mind me asking what size you went for? Very tempted by it too 🙂 x

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:48 pm

      Aw thats lovely to hear, thank you. I went for the size 22 and I'd say it is true to size xxx

  8. Lisa Hearts
    July 10, 2013 / 6:18 pm

    Dress is lovely Laura, what size is yours in? Do you think it is true to size? x

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:49 pm

      Hi Lisa, the one I'm wearing is a size 22 and I'd say it is true to size xxx

  9. prinsesselinn
    July 11, 2013 / 1:41 pm

    Supernice dress.Have a nice day.Hugs Norway.

    • WhatLauraLoves
      July 24, 2013 / 10:48 pm

      Thanks sweetie xxx

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