Recently, I’ve been so drawn to blushes and baby pinks. There’s a certain sexiness and appeal to its innocent color and I’ve been enjoying wearing it in the summer months against a bronzed tan, instead of predictably wearing pink during springtime. It’s also a nice break from my usual black, white, and earth tones.
Two of my absolute favorite pieces in my closet are my pink lace bralette and a blush bell-sleeved satin mini dress, both purchased at Savvy. My bell-sleeved dress has gotten me countless compliments, even though it’s not brand new.
In my opinion, there is nothing that gives you more of a confidence boost than wearing a lacy little bralette under an unexciting outfit. It works well under loose tanks to add a touch of femininity, or it’s comfortable enough to wear to bed.
My white and blush striped knit dress was a steal from an H&M clearance sale a year or two ago, and was refreshing to wear again when I had told myself it was boring.
I have also loved my blush surplice blouse from NastyGal that pairs amazingly with distressed boyfriend jeans. You can find a similar blouse here.
I have also compiled a list of other blush must-haves:
1 e.l.f mineral blush in “Rose” – $5
2 Salvatore Ferragamo “Signorina” – $99 – My signature scent, it’s light and sweet enough for everyday use.
3 Jo Malone “Peony and Blush Suede” – $120 – I honestly can’t get enough of this scent, its light peony/jasmine/rose scent is very feminine and subtly sexy.
4 Anthropologie “Underella Gavarnie Bralette” – $40
5 MAC Cremeblend Blush in “Something Special” – $22 – A wonderful, blend able blush that provides medium coverage and leaves a sexy, dewy finish.
6 NastyGal “Ferrah” Jumpsuit – $78
7 NastyGal Shoecult “Sheer Madness” Bootie – $78
8 NastyGal “Rose and Cons” Top – $48
9 Rifle Paper Co. Rorschach Notebook Set – $15
It’s good to embrace colors that are outside your comfort zone and can make you feel more beautiful and feminine. I’ll definitely be wearing more blush until summer ends.
love the outfit! xx