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Dress: Kmart ($55.99, saved $28.01 with Kmart coupon codes)| Shoes: Zara | Bracelets: Kmart ($10.99, saved $2.89 with Kmart coupon codes) | Necklace: Apple Of My Eye Jewelry | Bag: Chanel

As I shared with you in this postCoupons.com gifted me $100 to Kmart as part of the Show Your Savvy Style collaboration.  This is my second post in this series.  For this look, I wanted to try something out from their AX Paris line of clothing.  The clothes in this line are meant to wear for going out, looking sexy, and are of a trendier style.  They have maxi dresses, bodycon dresses, cut out dresses, form fitting dresses, party dresses… totally things I wouldn’t have thought of to get at a Kmart.

I love this dress I got because I think it looks like a piece of art and I don’t have anything quite like it in my closet!  It’s got a great mix of colors, is a good knee length and has a cutaway sleeveless top for some extra flair!  ;)  I decided to play off of the orange in the dress and pair it with an orange/gold bracelet and some bright orange shoes!  Add in my Chanel bag, and let’s call it a date night!  ;)  Linking up to Fashion and Beauty Find’s Keeping It Casual link up!

Also, will you come vote for me in the Chippmunk Expert Shopper contest? Just find my photo and click LOVE IT!  Thanks!! :)

Do you have clothing that you think looks like art?

52 Comments ( Reply )

  1. kelsey
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 12:09 am

    you look gorgeous! this is a beautiful dress and i’m shocked it’s from kmart
    kw, http://www.ladiesinnavy.com

  2. Victoria
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 1:24 am

    Love love this dress, Sandy. I wish I could say I have something artistic, but I don’t :( that’s something I need to work on… Getting some prints in my closet!

  3. Carol
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 3:33 am

    I love the dress on you. The nearest thing I have to art is a geometric dress. I love it as the patterns hides all the lumps and bumps.


  4. Meghan
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 5:14 am

    It totally looks like a gorgeous piece of art , you look beautiful.

    Meghan Silva’s Blog

  5. Lauren
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 5:19 am

    I love this dress! It’s such a great cut and print. I am so surprised by these awesome Kmart finds!

    Fizz and Frosting

  6. Helena
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 6:39 am

    Beautiful dress!
    nice pictures!

  7. Shira
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 7:31 am

    I LOVE this outfit. That is such a beautiful print and the orange heels are amazing-you have the best shoe collection!


  8. Sharon
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 7:54 am

    That dress looks amazing on you! I love how you mixed your Chanel bag with the Kmart items.

    The Tiny Heart
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  9. megan, the frugalista diaries
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:38 am

    how did i miss that fabulous dress at kmart? Xo, Megan, http://www.TfDiaries.com

  10. Jamie
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:38 am

    This dress is fabulous! What a great shape and pattern. Great pick!

    The Blue Hour

  11. Krysten
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:46 am

    I’m wearing a dress to a wedding next month that I truly believe looks like art. And it’s from Muse clothing!

  12. Jadey
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:51 am

    I love this outfit! Very artistic indeed!

  13. AlisonDulaney
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:51 am

    That dress is just too pretty!

  14. Kristin
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:54 am

    What a gorgeous dress! And those heels are smokin’!

  15. Tara
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:32 am

    That dress came from KMart?! I guess it’s been awhile since I’ve been in one. Wow! It’s gorgeous!
    Penniless Socialite

  16. lindsay roberts
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:37 am

    THAT dress is amazing friend. ADORE it!

  17. Kat
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:40 am

    LOVE the beautiful colors on this dress – definitely wearable art! And seriously, you can never go wrong with Chanel! x, Kat

    Love and Ace

  18. Krista
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:42 am

    I love those colors. What a fun way to wear art!

  19. Alison @ Get Your Pretty On
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 10:13 am

    What?! That dress is from Kmart? I totally thought it was designer. LOVE! The heels are perfection too.

  20. annie
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 10:21 am

    KMart? Really? Wow…such a pretty dress! It looks awesome on you, and those shoes are fabulous :)

    The Other Side of Gray

  21. Always Maylee
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 10:56 am

    What a pretty dress, you look so beautiful!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  22. Alissa
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 11:15 am

    What a fun dress! Love the print!

  23. Ashley S
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 11:39 am

    I never would’ve guessed that that dress came from Kmart! It is absolutely adorable!

  24. Amy Shaughnessy
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 11:44 am

    AHH!! This dress is SO gorgeous! And those heels are perfect with it too.


    Fashion and Beauty Finds

  25. Amber Edwards
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 12:01 pm

    Wow! You take orange and make it beautiful! I Can’t wear that color as stunningly as you do!

  26. Jill J.
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 12:05 pm

    That dress is beautiful! Love it!

    Classy with a Kick

  27. Emmy
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 12:11 pm

    That’s a cute dress. Never would’ve guessed it’s from KMart:)

  28. Joules
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 12:45 pm

    This is an adorable outfit! I love the print and the pairing with the simple black purse and bright orange heels.

    Style by Joules

  29. Ginny Mossman
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

    I. Loving those shoes, what a great pop of color!

  30. Kike
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 1:20 pm

    I can’t explain how much I LOVE this outfit hun! :)

  31. Kathleen
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 1:32 pm

    Oh my gosh this dress is so fabulous! You look like a celebrity in this beautiful outfit. I’m obsessing over the colors and your heels! So vibrant and classy – love it!

  32. Bre Dale
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 1:42 pm

    KMart has some really stylish clothes. I do a lot of my shopping there, small town.

  33. Jenn @comebackmomma
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 3:16 pm

    That dress is from KMart? Wow, I never would have guessed. Looks great!

  34. Sara Strauss
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 3:31 pm

    That dress is so pretty! It really does look like art! It looks amazing on you!

  35. Jenna Wood
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 3:36 pm

    Ok, that dress is gorgeous, and I can’t believe you bought it at Kmart! Great pairing it with those shoes too!

  36. Vodka Infused Lemonade
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 5:34 pm

    This entire outfit is absolutely gorgeous. That Chanel bag is to die for,.

    Stop by and enter my sephora giveaway and link up tomorrow for my Tres-Chic Fashion Thursday Link Up.



  37. Still Blonde after all these YEARS
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 8:02 pm

    That dress is out of this world. I can’t believe it’s from Kmart! I know the CHanel bag and Zara shoes don’t hurt but still, it’s a great dress!

  38. Whatever DeeDee Wants
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:16 pm

    Love the dress! It looks great on you.

  39. Candida
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:28 pm

    Oh my goodness, what an amazing dress. I had to do a double-take when I saw that it was from Kmart. Love that you played up the orange – gorgeous shoes. You look fantastic!

    Merch Maven

  40. Denysia Yu
    Jun 05, 2013 @ 9:41 pm

    I love the dress! :D

  41. Tiffany
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 2:57 am

    Killer shoes!

  42. susan
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 7:48 am

    I saw a pic on instagram and had to see this amazing outfit! LOVE it on you. Just gorgeous Sandy. xo

  43. Katie
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 8:14 am

    what a pretty dress! and those shoes are great!

  44. Carolyn
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 9:47 am

    Amazed that this dress is from Kmart!! I’ve been loving the looks that you put together for this series. Can’t wait to see more! xo Carolyn

  45. lisacng @ expandng.com
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 2:40 pm

    Can’t believe this is from Kmart! Wonderful pick! I have a play-on polka shirt from Banana Republic Factory Store and it’s like art b/c the dots are really around. More like paint drops.

  46. Veloria in velvet
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 4:36 pm

    Oh my goodness…this is a fabulous look! LOVING the dress and the orange heels are gorgeous :)

    Veloria in velvet

  47. Jaclyn
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 4:47 pm

    I cannot believe this dress is from Kmart. It’s absolutely gorgeous!

  48. Josephine Choo
    Jun 06, 2013 @ 7:41 pm

    you’re stunning.you slim down a lot since your pregnancy.and your dress is truly amazziiiing!! i can imagine myself wearing this and look as elegant as you are..great choice,sandy
    xo josephine

  49. Mica
    Jun 08, 2013 @ 4:43 am

    Such a beautiful dress! I really like the print and it’s fab paired with the orange heels :)

    Away From Blue

  50. heidi
    Jun 08, 2013 @ 4:04 pm

    that dress is gorgeous! i could definitely see myeslf wearing something like that to work with a coordinating blazer or cardigan. so many options!

  51. Steph - LoveintheD
    Jun 10, 2013 @ 7:33 pm

    Nice work, KMart! That’s a pretty dress!

    I own a halter dress that actually is a print of a Van Gogh painting on fabric — it’s cute! And literally art.

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