The Coverup

I fell in love with this summery print when I saw it on the Target sale rack (incidentally, it was at the same time this guy came up to chat). I also loved the price tag – only $9.08.

And I wasn’t going to let the fact that it was completely see through, and technically a swimsuit coverup stop me from wearing it out and about.

Nope, I just added a slip and a tank, and I was good to go.

dress – Target, bracelet – JCrew, belt – The Vintage Gypsy, earrings – Stella & Dot

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Comments

  1. Cute! This is such a pretty dress. I love the print. I have a swimsuit cover-up that I wear as a dress, too! Totally normal…

  2. I never would have thought it was a coverup! I think this looks great!

  3. I JUST saw this at Target and almost bought it…but couldn’t figure out how to wear it since it was sheer! Now wish I’d snagged it and followed your lead…

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

  4. The deals at Target are ridiculous! Great find. And I would never have known it was a swimsuit cover up.

  5. It’s a great print. Love that you wore it as a dress.

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