At first glance, this printed tunic reminded me of a 1970s shapeless house dress. I was drawn to its blue watercolor print, but I thought the silhouette was too much like a potato sack. I feared looking frumpy. But then I put the dress on, belted it (I wore my belt backwards, by the way), and voila! I look anything but frumpy.
It really can make a huge difference to try something on before deciding against it. Don’t judge a book by its cover, and don’t judge a dress until you have it on your body. Oh, look! New shoes.
What I wore: