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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Red, White & Blue



I cannot believe it's already July and the 4th is just around the corner!  We're planning a fairly laid back get-together, hosting a BBQ at our house with our best friends and then heading downtown to watch the fireworks together as a family.  This dress arrived just in time for the holiday - I love that the colors are perfectly patriotic, but not in an obvious or too-literal way.  (Oh, and did I mention that it's less than $30?!)  Since I'm the hostess this year & comfort is key, I'll be keeping my look casual with a denim jacket, cork wedges & just a few bracelets.





What I'm wearing:
c/o QuestHaven Fashions Dress (on sale), TinselTown Denim Couture jacket (similar here or here), Dana Buchman Wedges (on sale), Pulicati tote (similar), Bracelets: c/o Stella & Dot & J. Crew (similar here or here), ASOS ring (similar here or here)

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Style-Delights said...

Love it with a capital L!! Have a happy 4th!
-Jyoti
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Shira said...

I love your July 4th outfit! Gorgeous! The dress print is beautiful and cork wedges are adorable.

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Ashley said...

This is an adorable dress and I love those wedges!!

Xo,
Sincerely Miss Ash

jenn~the stylish housewife said...

Great dress! We are BBQing at home on the 4th as well. Looking forward to a casual day at home with the fam! =)

XOXO, Jenn
The Stylish Housewife

Madeline Veloria said...

I love this dress! The muted colors are delightful, and the chevron print mixed with...geometric floral (?), is so much fun!!

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Alice Warren said...

What a cute dress! The print kind of looks like fireworks too!

Enjoy your 4th!

Alice
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Patricia loves fashion said...

Great outfit, love that dress :))

Ladies in Navy said...

this dress is so darling!
kw ladies in navy

Merrick said...

Such a gorgeous dress -- you look fabulous! And I love that the look is festive without being over the top patriotic. Perfect.

Sofia Donatelli said...

That red, white, and blue dress is patriotic and very cute! This is such a nice 4th of July outfit. Love how you paired it with a jean jacket.

Sofia

stylishlyinlove.blogspot.com

styleandcreations said...

What a pretty dress. Love the print and the color is very summer. I also liked how you tied in the look with the denim jacket...it keeps it casual and chic...love it.

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Stephanie X said...

i like the blue bag!
xx Stephanie (www.stephaniesstyleblog.blogspot.com)

TaraMixandMatch said...

This is absolutely the perfect 4th of July dress...love it!

Chelsea Islin said...

That dress is seriously perfect for the holiday- or any summer day! Love the print, the colors, and the style!

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Katharine said...

I want to say that I like that you are wearing sunglasses less in your posts lately. You have such pretty eyes it is nice to see your face more!

Also that is the cutest 4th of July dress.

Kimberly said...

Katharine,

That is so sweet of you to say! Sometimes sunglasses are necessary when my husband/photographer is standing in the direction of the sun (otherwise I'd be squinting in every photo!). But I will always try to keep a good mix of with/without. Thank you for taking the time to comment!!

xo,
Kimberly

Margo said...

So fun and festive ~ love the pattern on the dress and the whole casual cute look!

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Kristin Clark said...

4th of July perfection.

xo
Kristin
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Chelsea Elizabeth said...

Im seriously in love with this dress!!! Its so pretty and that colors are so perfect. A denim jacket is my favorite thing to throw on!

Kristina said...

Adorable dress, perfect for the 4th!

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Cassandra Too said...

The prints of the dress is beautiful! :D I really like it!

with love, Cassandra xx
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Alyson said...

love this dress in a major way... what a fun, pattern-filled take on the 4th. pretty on you!

alyson
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Rachel Lynne said...

That is the perfect patriotic dress!

Amy Shaughnessy said...

This dress is so cute! What a perfect dress for the 4th. Hope you guys have a great holiday.

Amy

Fashion and Beauty Finds

smk053078 said...

July 4th perfection!! Love this dress more now that I see it on you! Have a great holiday! Sounds like you guys are spending it the perfect way...friends, family & fireworks!

Kimberly Bonham said...

LOVE it! Stunning on you!

Ashley Elizabeth said...

I LOVE that dress and might just have to order it so I have it in time for the 4th! Thanks for sharing!

becciixx said...

Really gorgeous dress! I do love the patriotic look :)xx

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ANDYSTYLE said...

you look so pretty :)

Kayla Gilbert said...

Love this dress Kim! So ladylike and pretty!!

Kayla
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Chelsea said...

I love this patriotic dress Kim and your Tory Burch bag is just perfect... Happy Fourth!

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Peonies and American Honey said...

Gorgeous dress and at less than $30 this is definitely an amazing find.

Jo

Peonies and American Honey

Jessi said...

Love the denim! I feel like it's as patriotic as red white and blue! Definitely an American classic. Happy 4th! :)
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Jessi
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Marla Robinson said...

Love that dress paired with the jean jacket.

Hannah said...

So pretty! you look flawless.
Champagne Lifestyle on a Beer Budget

5thandmagnolia said...

Love this all American look - just enough holiday flare!

Happy 4th!

xo - margaret
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chelsie | chelsie, darling said...

Such a pretty dress!

Laura B @ Walking in Memphis in High Heels said...

Such a pretty dress, and I love it with the denim jacket Kimberly! I would love for you to come linkup with me.
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....... said...

lovely outfit for july 4th. my fav piece is that amazing bag! that dress is so cute too! xx. gigi. www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

Laura B @ Walking in Memphis in High Heels said...

Thank you so much for linking up! ; )

Callie said...

Your dress is SO perfect for the 4th! It looks like fireworks print! Love it, you look gorgeous.
~Callie
www.creationsbycallie.com

La Dolce Moda said...

This outfit is so gorgeous!
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Erin Kelly Cannon said...

That dress is too cute! It is so versatile and can be worn long after the holiday. Thanks so much for linking up to the Trend Spin Linkup, don't forget next week is Stars & Stripes :)

xoxo
Erin
The Fashion Canvas

Lisa - respect the shoes said...

Beautiful dress! I am going to have to hunt that down, I adore the print!

Abigail said...

Indeed, that is a gorgeous dress! Love it with the denim jacket too :)

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Ashleigh said...

The dress is perfectly subtle! It's very cute. I'd wear it all summer long.
-Ash
www.thestylizedwannabe.com

Tiffany Ima said...

LOVE that dress! The pattern is so cool :)

Tiffany Ima
Style Honestly

Tiffany Ima said...

LOVE that dress! The pattern is so cool :)

Tiffany Ima
Style Honestly

Rebecca said...

Wow this dress is so perfect for the upcoming holiday....yes low key but so chic!!!

Rebecca
www.redtagchiclosangeles.com

Merritt said...

What an adorable 4th of July dress! *LOVE*

The Style Scribe

LyddieGal said...

That dress was a steal, and the print is just gorgeous. Of course these are my favorite colors for summer, so I may just have to pick this dress up myself!

P.S.LilyBoutique said...

Gorgeous look! Love your dress :)


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Stylishlyme said...

This is a lovely outfit for the 4th! Have a wonderful holiday.

-V
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