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My Kind Of Dress Valentines Looks

Hello all, for this post, I am delighted to be collaborating with My Kind Of Dress an Irish company set up in 2015. They stock an array of labels such as Little Mistress, Paper Dolls, Missi, AdLib, AX Paris, Closet London, Red & Royal, Chi Chi with more being added weekly. I was kindly sent two dresses that I chose online from My Kind Of Dress. They have looks to suit every budget and occasion.

With Valentine's Day approaching you might be on the lookout for the perfect date night or weekend away dress. My Kind Of Dress will have you date night ready and I chose two dresses that will have you feeling and looking fabulous. 
The first dress I opted for was the Ruflle Bodycon dress from AX Paris, a classic LBD (Little Black Dress). I think every woman should have an LBD in their wardrobe. It is a wardrobe staple, I always feel extremely glam whenever I wear a black dress and I felt fantastic in this one.  

My Kind Of Dress 

My Kind Of Dress

I love the ruffle detail of the dress, it gives a lovely shape to the body and it can be styled up or down. I dressed with classic black and red heels, you add that pop of colour by changing up your shoes. If going all black balance it out by adding a coloured clutch/ bag. 
If you prefer to cover your arms or you wanted to go for a smarter look then team with a blazer. That's the beauty of black, you can add some drama or keep it classy. Size wise I am a 12 and it is true to size, the dress is fitted so if you want to go up a size then do. 

My Kind Of Dress

My Kind Of Dress  

My Kind Of Dress

For my second dress from My Kind Of Dress  I wanted to step away from the classic valentines red, I went for the Pink Lace Bodycon dress. A beautiful elegant lace flared fitted dress from Paper Dolls, it has a sweetheart neckline with a built-in slip and barely there straps, it also has sleeves for those who like to have the arms covered. It gives a lovely shape once on and size wise I went for the 12 and again it was true to size. 
My Kind Of Dress

My Kind Of Dress

My Kind Of Dress
I also styled this dress with different clutches and heels to show how can add to the dress. To be honest this dress really doesn't need much added to it as it holds its own. It would make the perfect weekend getaway dress.


My Kind Of Dress

So there you have it my Valentines picks from My Kind of Dress.
They have so much choice on their website and they cater for every occasion so
make sure to have a look.

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Happy Valentines 


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