Perfectly Wrapped Up

There’s just something about a wrap dress. Actually, there are many things about a wrap dress that make me keep searching for more and wearing the heck out of the ones I own.  

For example, I wore this Nine West wrap dress from thredUP.com not too long ago with heavy tights, boots, a scarf , and gloves. I’m going to change the accessories just a bit and wear it again tomorrow.  

    
Bag: Kurt Geiger Shoes: River Island Bando Keychain: John Lewis       Scarf: Chan Luu New Cashmere and Silk – sandspointshop.com  Hat: luxurydivas.com   Vintage style summer round sunglasses: wsdear.com 

Before I go on about what makes the wrap dress so special , I have to take a moment to give credit to the most amazing Diane Von Furstenberg. She invented the iconic wrap dress in the 70’s that was about to become a symbol of feminity, women’s freedom, a staple and so much more than a dress.  

 To this day, a wrap dress is the perfect style and solution for all ages, shapes, occasions, and events. 

It perfectly blends effortlessness femininity , sexiness, and casual sophisticated elegance. 

It is easy to get into and even easier to get out of. 

The way it follows your body, enhancing and concealing at the same time is what makes it so amazing for all body types. I think it does look best on a curvier shape. It reminds me of the breathtaking beauty of Marilyn Monroe and Sophia Loren , who needed only a simple garment to show off their curves better than any layers or sophisticated garment could. 

There are so many variations of wrap dresses nowadays. They are made from all fabrics , from jersey to silk blends, in all styles , from mini to maxi, long to no-sleeve, and have all kinds of patterns, from wild prints to clean designs.

If you are not convinced yet , that you must own a few (or a gazillion ) wrap dresses , then take a look at some of these lovely variations.  

    
  They are easily found everywhere from the Gap to Bloomingdale’s and everywhere in between. I wore wrap dresses throughout each of my three pregnancies and they are readily available now at most maternity destinations.  

 Looking for your own authentic DVF?  This is a small sample of what she has available for this season: 

  In closing , I think it’s fair to say that it’s easy to be ready for anything and look your best when you are ‘Perfectly Wrapped Up’ in a wrap dress. 

I guess that’s why I often find myself hanging around Room 3 in one.  

  Just remember, as with everything you wear-   
Thanks so much for taking the time to check this out. I hope it was worthwhile because your time and attention is always appreciated. 

Yours truly, 

Jennifer 

Xoxoxo 

    

  

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14 thoughts on “Perfectly Wrapped Up

  1. Jennifer, fiat I love your Nine West dress and I REALLY LOVE those shoes!!!! It’s wonderful how you gave homage to Miss DVF. Her dresses are amazing!!!! I totally agree that the wrap dress looks best on curvier ladies since it accentuates the hips and bust a bit. I love a good wrap dress because of the broad patterns and colors available and the fabric feels so soft. Another fabulous post! ❤️❤️

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    • Patrick , you are such a doll !!! Thank you so much for taking the time to read and comment so beautifully !!! I’m really glad you enjoyed it and yes, I could not write a post about wrap dresses without mentioning the great DVF !!!!! You are such an inspiration, always and your words mean so much!!!! I love seeing all that you are up to and what you are wearing on both your accounts 😉❤️.

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