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Chambray: Madewell | Dress: Madewell | Tights: Forever 21 | Boots: Famous Footwear | Cowl c/o Gussy Sews | Clutch: Rouge + Whimsy | Bracelet: J.Crew

I debated forever over whether I should get this grey Madewell dress or not.   After seeing my pregnancy twin and blogger friend, Chasing Davies, wear it a couple of times and then realizing that the store only had one dress left in my size, I had to get it, and I am SO GLAD I did.  I’ve already worn it twice since I’ve got it a few weeks ago.  I can’t wait to try it every single one of my button down shirts, polka dot ones, chambray ones, gingham ones, tartan ones, all of them HA.

And the chambray shirt?  Well you KNOW that’s a staple and it was about time I got a new one.  I’ve worn it twice a week since I’ve gotten it.

Let’s talk about the accessories.  A polka dot clutch, you knew I had to get one since I need to own everything in polka dot print, tops, sweaters, pants, scarves, and of course a clutch.  This one is lovely because it’s colorblocked with leather and I think it’s just gorgeous.

Finally, I am in love with my Gussy Sews cowl.  It’s soft, it’s warm, it’s high quality and I LOVE the way orange pairs against grey, so I had to do it.  I like to do the double circle myself, but you can certainly wear it with a single circle around your neck too.  Oh hey, and do you want a cowl of your own or any other Gussy Sews product?  You are in luck… because she’s giving away $50 credit to her shop, right here, right now.  Boom.  Happy day!

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This giveaway is open INTERNATIONALLY and closes on 12/9/2012 at 12:00AM.  Good luck!

165 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Jessica
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 4:11 pm

    I LOVE the Posey Market tote

  2. Liz @ Blue Eyed
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 4:15 pm

    I love the ruffle headbands!

  3. Cara
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 4:16 pm

    I LOVE the purple ruffle headband! PLEASE PLEASE! xoxo

  4. Shannon
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 4:24 pm

    You look gorgeous Sandy. Love your layers.
    http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com/

  5. Cindi
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 5:12 pm

    My favorite item would be the Pink Confetti Wristlet!

  6. emelina
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 5:23 pm

  7. Dawn
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 6:53 pm

    Love the red holiday headband!

  8. Kimbercrafts
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 6:57 pm

    I love the Butterscotch Infinity Cowl!

  9. Ellen Casper
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 7:01 pm

    Love the Posey Market Tote

  10. Alli
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 7:17 pm

    Gussy’s new cowls are my favy!! I would love one for these freezing WI winters! :) Thanks for the opportunity!

  11. Amanda {at} Royal Daughter Designs
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 7:25 pm

    I love this color combo: Red + Gray! http://www.shopgussy.com/product/romantic-gray-medium-zipped-pouch

    Thank you both for the giveaway!

  12. hueisei
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 7:30 pm

    I love the Four Leaf Orange iPad case

  13. Brittany
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 8:13 pm

    The strawberry dot camera strap cover! I’ve been craving a pretty one and this is PERFECT!

  14. Megan Lane
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 8:33 pm

    The butterscotch cowl is my favorite! Love the texture.

  15. Stacey
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 8:51 pm

    I prefer her camera straps!

  16. Kathleen
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:21 pm

    Very cute boots you’re wearing and awesome giveaway! …also, that Madewell dress looks great on you!
    <3
    katsfashionfix.blogspot.com

  17. Jody
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:29 pm

    I love the cowl! Beautiful color!

  18. Natasha Metzler
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:31 pm

    I love the ruffled headbands. You can’t go wrong with ruffles. :)

  19. Rebekah F.
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:32 pm

    My favorite Gussy item are the kindle covers and her diaper/tote bag – I have one of each!

  20. Lauren IS
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:32 pm

    Love the headbands!

  21. paulina
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:40 pm

    her pouches are so cute!

  22. Shawna
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:47 pm

    LOVE the cowls!!! I have been wanting both orange and green!

  23. jimmie lee
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 9:59 pm

    I love her new cowls and The headbands!!

  24. Jamie
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 10:08 pm

    Love it all!

  25. Jennifer
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 10:11 pm

    I love the color of your infinity scarf!

    xo Jennifer

    http://seekingstyleblog.wordpress.com

  26. Leanne Neely
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 10:12 pm

    I love the romantic gray large zip pouch. :)

  27. Rosi Rodriguez
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:02 pm

    My favorite Gussy items is the tiny tulips medium zipped pouch. the color combo is beautiful! Thank you for the giveaway!

  28. Janis Hueftle
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:11 pm

    Love the orange and gray too!

  29. Diana
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:13 pm

    I love the orange cowl! It looks so cozy!

  30. Bella Mosqueda
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:14 pm

    FAV: http://www.shopgussy.com/product/butterscotch-crocheted-infinity-cowl

    hope i win xx
    izabellamosqueda[at]hotmail.com

  31. Carlee
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:24 pm

    I am in love with those boots! And that scarf.
    Carlee
    Almost Endearing

  32. Tabitha
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:36 pm

    I like the Cream + Gray Bitty Flowers headband

  33. Loris Ayoub
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:39 pm

    I like the headband

  34. Chasing Davies
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:47 pm

    And I’m so glad you got the dress, too, because you look adorable. :) Now we’ll just have to not wear it out to the same events at the same time – because that is so something we’d do! :)

  35. A's Fashion Files
    Dec 02, 2012 @ 11:55 pm

    The dress is great! It looks perfect with the orange cowl. I love the cowl on the oatmeal color!
    :)
    Allison

    A’s Fashion Files
    Shop Kawaii Kitsch by A on Etsy!

  36. haley
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:52 am

    Super cute layering. Orange and light blue look great together! <3

    Best,
    Colour Me Classic

  37. TK
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:47 am

    the blue cowl is my favorite!

  38. Fatima
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:00 am

    Wow, Sandy! You look absolutely stunning! I love how you chose to wear a topknot, it instantly makes this outfit more girly. I love how you incorporated a dress and some color into this fall outfit as well – you look lovely! x

    Love, Fatima (fashionpilgrim)
    Twitter: @fashpilgrim
    Facebook Page: Fatima A.
    Instagram: @fashionpilgrim

    PS. Following you now on Twitter! Can’t wait for updates x

  39. Kristin Smith
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:08 am

    I LOVE Gussy and really love the large zipper bags!! Thanks for the chance to win!

  40. eva scott
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:16 am

    I love her headbands and the Merry pinwheel ipad case

  41. Elizabeth
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:40 am

    I like the Amelia Market Tote!

  42. Shazia
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:41 am

    I love everything about gussy sews but her totes have to be my favorite!

  43. Tiffany B.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 6:37 am

    I really like the Cora market tote in the Gussy shop!

  44. Cassandra
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 6:42 am

    I love the scarf and how the color of it stands out against the outfit! :D

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    See you soon at backtofive! :D

  45. Susan
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 6:59 am

    Cute dress Sandy! And I love her camera strap covers.

  46. caroline
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 6:59 am

    the cowls are a definite favorite!!

  47. Marilyn
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:01 am

    I really like all the market totes.

  48. Dorothy F.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:02 am

    Like the Amelia market tote.

  49. kim l
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:04 am

    Really liking the Damask and Plum i-pad mini case.!

  50. Beth @ dot in the city
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:19 am

    I love the Vivacious Moss small zipped pouch from Gussy Sews!

  51. Always Maylee
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:32 am

    You look so cute, I love the dress! I love her zipped pouches, my favorite might be the Oh Feather medium zip! :)

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  52. Alle
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:37 am

    Love everything Gussy, but right now I’m diggin’ her medium pouches + totes!

  53. Amity
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:39 am

    I love the cowls. They look warm and cozy!

  54. Chantel
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:40 am

    I love love love the totes. I just can’t decide which color I like best!

  55. Andrea
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:06 am

    I love the Cora market tote so much!

  56. stacy
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:19 am

    I’m trying to grow my hair out and one of those ruffle headbands might just be the thing I need to distract everyone from seeing that awkward middle stage I’m in! :)

  57. Krysten
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:49 am

    I had no idea that Gussy Sews has cowls now! I’d love a grape colored one!

  58. Lauren
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 10:04 am

    Love the bright scarf! Gorgeous outfit

    Lauren,
    Fashionswirls.blogspot.com

  59. Teresha
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 10:22 am

    I like the Butterscotch, crocheted infinity cowl the best

  60. Abbie
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 10:50 am

    I LOVE the market totes. So cute, yet functional!

  61. Courtney
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 10:54 am

    I love the butterscotch cowl and the kindle pouches.

  62. ariane
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:15 am

    Visiting from Monday Mingle
    Very cute outfit!

    Ariane xxxx

  63. Christine
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:16 am

    Beautiful! I love that scarf!
    work-it-blog.blogspot.com

  64. Katy @ Lolly Linens
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:52 am

    I LOVE all of the Market Totes!

  65. lisacng @ expandng.com
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:58 am

    I love the cowl you are wearing, but also all the other colors too!

  66. Grace Hodgin
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:59 am

    I love your cowl too!

  67. Amanda
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:01 pm

    Love the Amelia Market Tote.

  68. Rachel Salinas
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:05 pm

    I love all of the small zipped pouches!

  69. Kristi King
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:32 pm

    i love the zipper pouches and the cowls! all of her stuff is so cute!

  70. Tashia
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:33 pm

    Love those cowls. So cute! I’ll take one in oatmeal and butterscotch:)

  71. thehautecookie
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:43 pm

    love the cowls too~~~ so cute!!! xO!
    http://www.thehautecookie.com

  72. Bailey
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:44 pm

    Love Gussy’s zipper pouches!

  73. Still Blonde after all these YEARS
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 12:50 pm

  74. Jenna Wood
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 1:42 pm

    I like the four leaf orange wristlet.

  75. Ellen Christian
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 1:53 pm

    Love the Pink Confetti Wristlet!! So cute!!

  76. mel
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 2:02 pm

    I love the ruffle headbands!

  77. Samantha H.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 2:05 pm

    I love the cowls! I want one bad!

  78. Mandy
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 2:23 pm

    I am in LOVE with the cowls. I can’t even pick a fav color!

  79. Cindy V.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 2:54 pm

    I love those market totes!

  80. RunInBoise
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 2:56 pm

    The Amelia market tote

  81. Corinne
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:08 pm

    I love Gussy’s cowls!

  82. Shea Sayers
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:12 pm

    My favorites are her infinity scarves–I love the color you’re wearing and the yellow one! I’m glad you like your Madewell chambray–I can’t stop wearing mine!

  83. Sarah
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:14 pm

  84. CC
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:31 pm

    I love the kindle/nook cases! ;)
    That dress is adorable on you!

  85. Anissa
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:39 pm

    oh that lovely orange cowl is amazing! I’m JUST NOW hearing of Gussy so I’m pretty excited to check it out!

  86. Beth
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 3:53 pm

    I love that cowl!! :) The color is beautiful!!! :)

  87. The Chatty Mommy
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 4:04 pm

    Love the market tote!

  88. Maegan Morin
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 4:55 pm

  89. Andi T.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 4:55 pm

    I love everything from Gussy sews, but I have been loooonging for one of her tote bags :)

  90. Lena
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:02 pm

    OMG – you look so cozy – I want that
    Love Blue cowl

  91. Jennifer
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:04 pm

    I’m loving that clutch!

  92. Kiana Bates
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 5:15 pm

    Love all the cowls!!

  93. Jenn
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:05 pm

    I really LOVE the chevron & red dots pouch, I want it!! :)

  94. Tender Allure
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 7:52 pm

    So cute! I love your bright orange scarf, and the polka dot clutch is absolutely stunning!

    http://www.tenderallure.com/

    P.S. Check out my giveaway for a lovely chevron envelope clutch on my blog!

  95. Katie
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:09 pm

    I heart the little zips for your cellphone! So cute!

  96. Glamamom
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:22 pm

    Beautiful pop of pumpkin spice!

  97. Janelle
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 8:35 pm

    I have a very similar dress, but I hadn’t yet figured out how to make it work for winter. Now I know!

  98. Amanda
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:03 pm

    I love the green damask and peppermint zip pouch from Gussy!

  99. Elizabeth Smillie
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:26 pm

    love the medium zip pouches, but am having a hard time deciding which is my favorite!

  100. Jen
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:46 pm

    Love Gussy’s market totes.

  101. danielle m.
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:50 pm

    The Amelia market tote

  102. mandy @ this girl's life
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 9:57 pm

    I love her market totes!

  103. Libby
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 10:41 pm

    I love her cowls & the holiday zip pouches!!

  104. Chelsea
    Dec 03, 2012 @ 11:15 pm

    You look gorgeous!

    I really like the November blue crocheted cowl!

  105. Kasia
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 12:26 am

    I love the Grape, crocheted infinity cowl

  106. Sónia Rodrigues
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 4:45 am

  107. Michelle R.
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 5:52 am

    Love Gussy Sews! Thanks for the giveaway!

  108. Kristie
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 6:09 am

    I like the Amelia Market Tote

  109. Kristie
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 6:09 am

    I like the Amelia Market Tote(:

  110. Leigh-Ellen
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 7:19 am

    Love the Amelia Market Tote but also the seasonal zipper pouches are so cute.

  111. Asharah Damore
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 7:22 am

    That scarf is so adorable!

    http://www.chicdamore.wordpress.com

  112. Emily E
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 7:24 am

    I love how cute her ruffled medium zip pouches are! They fit a few diapers and wipes perfectly and are a much cuter diaper bag accessory.

  113. Thais Magalhães
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 9:16 am

    I love the Moss Envy, crocheted infinity cowl!

  114. Ms. Megan
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 9:35 am

    I love everything in Gussy’s shop!! Esp. The moss green cowl (You wear it so well Sandy!!) and all of her headbands!!

  115. Trillina Palemi
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 9:47 am

    my favorite is
    Pumpkin Spice, crocheted infinity cowl

  116. Emilie
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 9:57 am

    Oooh, I love their pink camera strap cover!!

  117. Mel
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 12:51 pm

    You can never have enough cowls. I love the green one above. LOVE.

  118. Ashley Urke | Domestic Fashionista
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 2:07 pm

    I could use about ten more of her zippered pouches! ;)

  119. Kristin
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 3:32 pm

    That clutch is too adorable!

  120. joan rafunzel medina
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 6:06 pm

  121. Jennifer P
    Dec 04, 2012 @ 11:16 pm

    love the posey market tote!

  122. Alina
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 1:48 am

    Thanks for this giveaway! Cool items!

  123. Lauren
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 7:35 am

    I love her market totes

  124. Cheryl V
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 11:31 am

    I love the market totes!

  125. Breanna
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 7:30 pm

    I love the infinity cowls :)

  126. Amy
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 8:41 pm

    The November blue scarf is cute!

  127. Emily Reiter
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 9:44 pm

    I really, really, REALLY love her ruffle headbands! Also debating an iPad mini case to go with the iPad mini that I bought my mama for Christmas. :)

  128. Tessa W
    Dec 05, 2012 @ 11:20 pm

    I would love to get the butterscotch cowl! The name just sounds delicious :)

  129. TIna
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 8:44 am

    The Cowl!!

  130. sara
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 9:06 am

    love the amelia market tote!

  131. Liz (26 and Counting)
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 1:02 pm

    Love me some cowl scarves — particularly the Butterscotch, crocheted infinity cowl!

  132. Ananda Rock
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 3:33 pm

    Hi, my favorite item is: http://www.shopgussy.com/product/the-cora-market-tote
    ananda7310(a)gmail.com
    Thanks!

  133. Sonali
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 7:38 pm

    Love love love the scarf!!!!

  134. Kelly
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 8:05 pm

    Definitely the infinity cowls…i can’t even pick a color…love them all!

  135. Beth
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 8:43 pm

    Absolutely LOVE the orange cowl!!!

  136. Julie
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 8:46 pm

    Love all of her products but really love the infinity cowls!

    Thanks for a chance to win your fun giveaway!
    Julie

  137. Jenni
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 8:50 pm

    Moss Envy Cowl is on my Christmas list.

  138. Karen Caves
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 9:02 pm

    I love the cowls!!

  139. Alissa
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 10:17 pm

    I love the cowls and the new diaper/tote bags.

  140. Geraldyne
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 12:06 am

    I love the Butterscotch, crocheted infinity cowl!

  141. Jolie Newman
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 3:36 am

    I love the new line of diaper bags!!! ALL OF THEM!!!

  142. shan
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 11:00 am

    great giveaway…. I love the butterscotch cowl! Oh but the headband is cute too …. you’re so talented!

  143. Robin S
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 3:45 pm

    Beyond adorable!!!

  144. Robin S
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 3:48 pm

    Id love a market tote, just can’t decide which one!!

  145. JanM
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 4:32 pm

    I love the Butterscotch, crocheted infinity cowl!

    xo,
    janmloves.blogspot.com
    I’m having a giveaway on my blog if you’re interested. :)

  146. Iliana R
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 7:58 pm

    My favorite is the The Cora market tote!

  147. Rachel
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 7:59 pm

  148. Abbie
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 11:04 pm

    Love the Posey market tote.

  149. Lauren H
    Dec 07, 2012 @ 11:59 pm

    I love the grape cowl.

  150. MelodyJ
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 1:41 am

    I like the Ameila Market Bag.

    melodyj(at)gmail(dot)com

  151. Carolsue
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 3:17 am

    I like the Flamingo Flowers iPad case
    Digicats {at} Sbcglobal {dot} Net

  152. Sonata
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 5:30 am

    Nice scarf:)

  153. heidi
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 7:22 am

    i love the grape colored infinity cowl!

  154. Celeste
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 9:13 am

    Loving the Cora tote!

  155. Lieschen
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 10:07 am

  156. Lyudmila
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 10:49 am

  157. Rachel
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 3:43 pm

  158. Laura
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 5:40 pm

    I love the orange/grey color combo! (And, of course, I love Gussy Sews. I’m really digging the wristlets right now.) :)

  159. mona zavala
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 8:51 pm

    I love the Oatmeal, crocheted infinity cowl!

  160. Sharon Siqueiros
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 9:55 pm

    I love the cowls too!!!! especially the moss envy & pumpkin spice colors
    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  161. Missa
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 10:17 pm

    Definitely loving the new market totes!!! She is so talented.

  162. amybelle2001
    Dec 08, 2012 @ 10:39 pm

    I like the Amelia Tote/Diaper Bag.

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