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Lookbook: Maxi-mum

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An easy outfit for the end of summer.  It is virtually impossible to find a maxi that I do not have to get shortened and who would've thought that Target would've had it!  When I passed by this pretty ombre dress, I had to see if it would fit and I was more than surprised to find that the length was just right!  I ended up buying it in pink too because finding a maxi that fits just right is like finding jeans that fits just right.  It just doesn't happen often!  

What I'm Wearing
Dress: from Target
Bandeau: Forever 21
Sandals: Franco Sarto
The problem with strapless dresses is that I always end up pulling them up all day long.  I added the bandeau to add additional coverage as well as helping with the slippage problem.  Problem solved and the added pop of color was a bonus!

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Xhilaration Juniors Smocked Back Maxi Dress
I got mine last summer but check out this one for only $8!

This one looks really short on the model so may be ankle length for shorties like me!
Loving the print of this one!

I have a whole collection of bandeau bras to wear under strapless dresses.  As long as you're not planning on running they provide great support too!
Annette Swappers Reversible Bandeau Bra
I like to get different colors to add an accent to what I'm wearing.  This one is even reversible so you get two colors in one.

 Hanky Panky Lace Bandeau
I have a few lace ones that I like to wear underneath tops that are too low cut.  It's so much better than worrying about flashing someone!

Newport News
or you could go for one that's more like a real bra and probably provides a bit better support than those fashion-y ones above.
Sam Edelman 'Gigi' Sandal
I think maxi dresses look best when worn with flats.  Wedges can work as well but I'm not a big fan of wedges so I go for the flat sandals.  I really like these ones that are very simple but comfortable.  I shoot a lot of destination weddings wearing sandals similar to these!

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  1. Oh I love how the color changes in it making it super chic.
    Sigh, why don't we have Target in Denmark?
    I hope everything is ok with the baby!
    <3 Nicole Lisa

  2. Adding a bandeau underneath is a great idea. I am always afraid of wearing strapless for the same reason. Thanks for the tip!

  3. Such a great color and love the gradient color. Thanks for the bandeau picks!

  4. loving the peek a boo bandeau look :)

  5. What a great idea with the bandeau underneath!

  6. That's funny...I have the hardest time finding ones that are long enough AND I got lucky finding one in the Spring at Target. It was great for cruising/swim suit cover up.

  7. It is in deed very diffitult to find the perfect lengt! but still I loe maxi dresses they are so fab and easy to wear! Looking adorbs as always ;)


  8. Did you wear this this weekend? I was just in Seattle and it was freezing!

  9. Great idea with the Bandeau top under a strapless dress to prevent slipping. I will have to try that because i have the same problem. Your pictures make me want summer back in Seattle! How do you style your fall fashion wardrobe?


  10. So cute!! This weather is just crazy for fall!

  11. love your maxi dress!nice outfit!love the color...


  12. What a great maxi find Tiffany!! I also love how you layered it with the bandeau. :)

    xx Love & Aloha

  13. wow...nice find from target indeed~~

  14. I love the added color in the bandeau - it adds something special to the outfit :)

  15. You look so thin in that dress...It fits you perfectly !
    And I have major hair envy watching your curls ...

    Caro xxx

  16. It's so great that you found a Maxi dress that is just the right length! I'm still looking! Also, you look beautiful in that dress.

  17. I love how you're wearing a maxi dress in the middle of October!

  18. You look so elegant and casual all at the same time. Beautiful!

  19. Brilliant! Slippage problems coupled with my lack of height would always steer me away from a dress like that, but it looks stunning on you. The pop of color just completes it. Bravo!

  20. Nice job with the bandeau - the color pop really works!!!

  21. wow, that so does not look like a target dress. great find!


  22. so pretty! i like that you wore the neon bandeau under



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