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Dress c/o Rule Him | Necklace: Francesca’s | Shoes: MyHotShoes | Ring: InPink | Bracelet: Mimi’s The Look For Less

Say hello to my new purple chevron dress.  I actually don’t own a lot of purple in my wardrobe but for some reason it’s quickly becoming one of my new favorite colors.  Better watch out mint, purple is gaining some speed on you.  And I don’t own a lot of chevron pieces either (that’s kind of a surprise considering my blog header is chevron so you clearly know I’m obsessed with it).  So there, I’m stepping out of my comfort zone once again, with purple and chevron all in one perfect summer dress (thanks to Rule Him for making this possible, btw, you need to check out this awesome online shop if you haven’t already).

On a separate note, we survived our week of working at home while taking care of A.  Luckily, for the most part, Marvin and I were able to alternate our client calls so that when one of us had one, the other person could watch A.  However, A seemed to be more fussy this week and we aren’t sure if it’s b/c of teething, 6 month growth spurt or just the fact that he misses his Grandma (Lao Lao), but we’re so glad to have her back for another month!  :)

58 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Meanz
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 4:33 pm

    Oh my gosh Sandy, you look absolutely incredible in chevron and purple! I love the light lavandar color. Also, I hope to see a lot more purple on you because you look so amazing in it! It’s definitely one of my favorite colors!

  2. Natasha Fatah
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 4:36 pm

    Adorable dress!

    xoxo
    http://natashafatah.com

  3. Heather
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 5:32 pm

    I am in love with that dress – the colors and style are PERFECT! And awesome styling by adding that necklace :)

    XO
    http://www.pearlsandpaws.blogspot.com

  4. JanM
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 5:46 pm

    So pretty! Love your accessories :)

    xo,
    janmloves.blogspot.com
    The giveaway on my blog is almost over, check it out if you’re interested! :)

  5. kim
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 5:49 pm

    you look STUNNING in purple, friend!

  6. Tabitha
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 6:49 pm

    A) I love this dress. B) As I’m preparing to go on maternity leave, I’m wondering how productive I would be if I could work from home one day a week. Maybe I’ll have to schedule it on a day where I know client calls are at a minimum.

  7. Jessica
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 7:15 pm

    This dress is absolutely beautiful

  8. Amelia
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 7:15 pm

    this dress is perfect on you! purple perfection.

  9. Miss Emily K
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 7:18 pm

    Purple is a great color for you! and i love the chevron!

  10. Ally
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 7:31 pm

    Just found your blog and absolutely LOVE your style! This dress is stunning, and looks perfect on you… cute accessories to match :*)

    xoxo, Ally
    pinsandroses.blogspot.com

  11. jen @jenbe.me
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 8:02 pm

    sandy, you look great!! lookin’ sexay ;)

  12. northern style exposure
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 8:45 pm

    cute dress! love the look

    http://www.northernstyle.blog.com

  13. sooae
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 10:07 pm

    i love this look on you the best~ def one of my fave outfit posts for you. you look abs gorg, my love!!!!!

  14. Ilene @ Much Love, illy
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 10:07 pm

    looking HAWT! love the dress with those wedges and chunky necklace!

  15. Christine
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 10:30 pm

    aww no! boo to teething!
    I love the dress…I think mint might have to take a sidestep too because this purple looks awesome on you!

    Christine
    dela chic

  16. Amanda Cobb
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 11:24 pm

    LOVE that dress, and it looks great on you! Also, purple is awesome – welcome to the fan club. ;)

  17. Abby
    Jun 17, 2012 @ 11:58 pm

    Love your dress, and the necklace too!!

  18. Kristin
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 2:19 am

    J’adore the print and that dress looks uber fab on you!

  19. teresa @ delightfully darling
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 2:51 am

    I adore this dress on you! Purple and green are my favorite colors and this is just perfect :) you look amazing!

    xo Teresa
    http://www.delightfullydarling.com

  20. Katie
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 7:55 am

    this dress is gorgeous and you are looking amazing!! glad you survived your week of working at home!

  21. Raj
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 8:18 am

    That dress is amazing! Love how you styled it with the statement necklace and kept everything else so simple. Glad to have stumbled on your blog today.

    Raj
    Pink Chai Style

  22. Sharon
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 8:41 am

    Eek, that dress is adorable! I love the chevron print and those back cut outs make it extra special :)

    Glad to hear Grandma is back to watch Austin, it must be so nice having her help out!

    -Sharon

  23. Melissa
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 8:49 am

    OMG I totally love this dress! You look fab! And I am so impressed that you were able to work from home with A, you truly are a super mom!

  24. Annie
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 8:53 am

    What a cute dress! Love the color and the pattern, and that necklace looks perfect with it :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

  25. Lindsay
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 9:02 am

    Love…this…dress! The colors are so fun and I love the detail in the back! Very pretty!

  26. Patrice
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:14 am

    Your outfit is so adorable!! I’m so happy to have discovered your site. I’m going to register for posts!!

  27. Kirstin Marie
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:16 am

    Oooo. I love this dress and the back of it is really pretty. I like how subtle the print is – it’s not crazy overwhelming which is nice. You look beautiful, lovely lady!

  28. Katie
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:28 am

    Wow wow wow! I definitely like the purple on you! Such a fun dress…

  29. Chelsea
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:39 am

    That dress is so fun! You look gorgeous!

  30. megan, the frugalista diaries
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:47 am

    great dress and wedges!

    Xo Megan

  31. Audrey @ Putting Me Together
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 11:52 am

    I love this dress, Sandy!

    Audrey
    http://www.puttingmetogether.com

  32. Tara
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 11:56 am

    That dress is perfect on you; you look gorgeous!

  33. Shea
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 12:00 pm

    This dress looks amazing on you Sandy–you should definitely do purple more often!

  34. alyson
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 12:00 pm

    OMG, totally swooning over this and purple looks gorgeous on you! Plus, is your hair different? Amazing either way. :) Happy Monday, Sandy!!

  35. CC
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 12:18 pm

    Love the dress – it looks great on you!

  36. Rachel
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 12:21 pm

    chevron is my favourite print, i am in love with this dress! and i love the necklace you paired with it too! Perfection!xx

  37. susan
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 12:28 pm

    Love the dress! So cute.

  38. maria
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 1:37 pm

    you look adorable. love that print!

  39. jasmine (adamalexmommy)
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 1:38 pm

    i am crazy about chevron lately, and you are rocking it! love you in wedges. :) this is totally my kind of look. :)

    xoxo
    jasmine
    AdamAlexMommy

  40. Jacky {The Sweetest Petunia}
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 2:36 pm

    ooh, LOVE that sassy chevron! & that color looks amazing on you, dear. :)

  41. Krysten
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 2:42 pm

    That dress is SO DARN CUTE. I’m in love!

  42. Tara
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 3:18 pm

    Your dress is so adorable! I love chevron print, and the back is super cute too!

  43. Evani
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 4:21 pm

    Super cute dress and shoes! Your style is so on point Sandy!

  44. Kassie
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 6:39 pm

    Cute dress!

  45. Trina
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 7:20 pm

  46. Fashion By Alicia
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 7:48 pm

    The print of this dress is gorgeous and the details in the back perfection!

  47. VintageDanielle
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 7:55 pm

    Purple is a wonderful color on you, it’s also my favorite color! Hope baby A feels better soon

  48. Jen @ A Touch of Lovely
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 8:58 pm

    Cute dress! Love the color and the open back! Such a pretty touch!

  49. Glamamom
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 9:21 pm

    So pretty Sandy! I love everything about your look.

  50. Shannon
    Jun 18, 2012 @ 10:13 pm

  51. carlinn
    Jun 19, 2012 @ 12:44 am

  52. Kara
    Jun 19, 2012 @ 3:21 pm

    Love the colors in this dress, it’s so flattering!
    xx Kara
    Sprinkles in Springs

  53. FASHION TALESof
    Jun 19, 2012 @ 7:55 pm

    This dress is beautiful! I love the colour and the back detail. xx

  54. Hayley
    Jun 19, 2012 @ 9:13 pm

    This cut of dress is so super flattering on you! So cute!

  55. Josephine Choo
    Jun 20, 2012 @ 3:08 am

    You look so puurrfect in this dress!! Purple suit you a lots!

  56. Ester
    Jun 21, 2012 @ 4:38 pm

    wow that dress is fabulous, I’m so loving it and it fits you perfectly! & I love how you paired it with that lovely statement necklace!

  57. lisacng
    Jun 22, 2012 @ 1:10 pm

    I love this dress! The pattern colors are a very modern combo and great choice or necklace and ring!

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