Delias Polka Dot Dress

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Dress: Delias {shrunken} – size XS (buy here in red or buy my pink one)
Necklace: Ann Taylor (similar here and here)
Purse: J.Crew (buy here)
Shoes: J.Crew Mari Sandal – size 5 (buy here)
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I recently got this Delias dress for only $14.99.  It’s a girls/teen store but if you scour, there are a few cute dresses.  This dress is 100% cotton (including the lining), has pockets and of course polka dots. I clearly don’t need anymore polka dots in my life but I was lured in by the price and had polka dot goggles on. 
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The XS was a bit roomy on me both in the waist ( waist was 13″ flat across), chest and armholes so I decided to shrink it.  Since the lining is cotton, I didn’t have to worry about having to take up the hem (if it’s poly, it won’t shrink).  I love that the straps are “bra friendly” per the description online.  After washing and drying on high heat, all areas shrunk about 1″.  The straps and armholes now fit me perfectly and the waist is 12″ across.  I was afraid the length would be too short afterwards but it worked out okay.

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This dress was super comfortable and easy to wear. I wore it last weekend when my parents were in town.  

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We spent the day near the coast and the weather was just perfect.
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We dined al fresco overlooking the ocean and watched the sunset.
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{Surf and Turf}
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{Fish Tacos}
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{Bread pudding bites in cinnamon and sugar}
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Some other great options at Delias are:
Chevron maxi (seems to be petite friendly)
Belted Nautical dress
Pleat front dress
Pin dot navy dress
Ruffle floral dress
Crochet ruched dress
Have a great weekend!

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  1. Beautiful setting and good food. As for your outfit, I certainly adore and approve your polka dot dress and the nice sandals. You’re flying high with beauty like the winged sculpture in the first and third pictures. Very nice!

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  2. Such a grand staircase! I love this building and I hope you get to go back to it. It looks like a pretty place to have a wedding too. šŸ˜‰ I love the polka dot dress on you and I’m glad shrinking worked. I was too lazy to figure out what else to get in order to get free ship so I never ordered. lol All your food pictures are making me hungry and the photos you took of the seascape are so gorgeous and professional.

    • Thanks Jess! They just has free shipping with no minimum. Let me see if I can find the email for ya! I can’t wait to go back to this spot for better photos. All these were taken with my iPhone so quality wasn’t the best.

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