Concrete Catwalk // Swimming with the Fishes

September 17, 2012

Admittedly, it’s been a while since I’ve actually gone swimming (not nearly enough trips to the beach this year), but this fish-print vintage dress made me feel almost like I could have been in a more tropical locale…

Check out the rest of the photos and the outfit details, after the jump!

I love this dress for it’s ability to make a big impact with little to no effort, and think it’s especially fun to wear both dressed up or dressed down (like the last time I wore it here!), for a quirky variation on the look.

Trying to decide whether or not I should push the envelope by trying to winterize it for the upcoming season (tights, boots & a slouchy cardigan maybe?) or put it away until next summer rolls around… Would love to hear your thoughts!

Top to Bottom:
Escada fish-print dress – Vintage, thrifted (similar)
Necklace – c/o Sorrelli (similar)
Handbag – Vintage, was Mama’s (similar)
Denim jacket – Thrifted, and DIY bleach sleeves by me :) 
Watches – kate spade ny, Vintage Bill Blass & Michele
Heels – ASOS (similar)

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8 Comments

  • Reply Janet Mandell September 17, 2012 at 3:14 pm

    Loving the dress and heels!!! Great look and style :)
    Your hair is gorgeous!!!

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  • Reply Sallytangle September 17, 2012 at 7:26 pm

    That dress would be fabulous teamed with a grey slouchy cardi, boots and a neon pink cambridge satchel – a great way to keep fall/winter bits bright and cheery!!!!

    I love this dress, really suits you and looks so effortless xxxxx

  • Reply Abbey Brandon September 17, 2012 at 11:42 pm

    The print on your dress is great!

  • Reply Marie-Eve September 18, 2012 at 12:06 am

    That dress is simply stunning on you ! Love that print, so much fun !
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  • Reply Christina Storm September 18, 2012 at 8:08 pm

    Great dress!

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  • Reply Tracy Davis September 18, 2012 at 10:09 pm

    Love this outfit! I would definitely try to take it into fall with some tall black boots or even tights and booties! It was so great running into you so often during Fashion Week – you are such an inspiring blogger and a sweetheart to put the icing on the cake :).

    Tracy
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  • Reply @Glam__Slam September 19, 2012 at 2:08 am

    Jessie, I would definitely saw style in for fall/winter! It’d be so fun! We have a great animal graphic print trend going on right now, so I’d say go for it! :)

    xoxo, Stephanie :)
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  • Reply Jessie Artigue September 19, 2012 at 11:56 am

    Love everyone’s great style encouragement!!! Thanks, all – and I’ll do my best to work it in just for you! ;) XOXO

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