TMM Fashion: Blue

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

#fashion #ootd

Yes! Finally, I found the perfect blue dress! I have been looking for a blue dress since the DOVE Summit because I fell in love with the color. I found out that I looked radiant and glowing in the color blue. And not just any blue! Not pastel, neon, or navy -but straight out BLUE.

I looked everywhere, but no one carried a plain blue dress. They were either printed or had some weird cut. So I gave up on looking for the illusive dress. One bored afternoon, I was stalking people in Facebook and came across an ad for Zalora Philippines so I clicked it.

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I admit, in the past, I have always been skeptic about online shopping in Manila because let's face it, our mail system is not exactly trustworthy. I only shopped online at eBay, Amazon, and other online sites in the USA and have the items ship to a local address in the US.

I was "window" shopping at Zalora and clicked dresses under women's clothing and lo and behold, I found the perfect blue dress! I didn't even hesitate for a minute, I clicked "ADD TO CART" along with 2 other items. Hee hee... These wedge shoes and the studs wrap bracelet that I am wearing in this outfit post! Let me get to the deets later.

I tell you, I am happy with Zalora's delivery service. But our local couriers are actually quite efficient, my loot arrived in just a day! I am also impressed how much fashionable dresses, accessories, and most especially shoes are in Zalora, I was am hooked!

The dress is made from a stretch polyblend material. Something I never thought I could wear because it tends to be unforgiving when it comes to wobbly bits. But the tiered cut of the dress hid the flaws that is located in my mid-section.

I just love the mesh detail at the back! I wore my sticker bra instead of the traditional bra so that the detail will be unscathed.

I am loving this tour bracelet as well. It goes with everything and anything!

I am into studs right now because they remind me of Valentino. These wedges come in black too but I figured gray will make the legs look longer.

Everything in Zalora is affordable and of high quality. To this day, I continue to shop there because they have new arrivals weekly! Sshh... Don't tell Raul! LOL

What I Wore:

Here are some fab, fashionable finds I bought at Zalora Philippines:
  • Blue polyblend Basanti dress with mesh detail from Get Laud
  • Gray strappy wedge sandals with tonal studs from EZRA
  • Silver wrap bracelet with gold studs from Something Borrowed 


    • Arena Giant Envelope Clutch in Pivoine from Balenciaga 
    • Black leather bracelets with gold charms from Plains and Prints 
    • Gold half moon hoop earrings from Forever 21 
    • Giant gold ring with faux turquoise stone from Forever 21

    On my Face: Happy Skin SS Creme, Shiseido UV Protective Compact Foundation, INGLOT Eyeshadow in #405, Happy Skin Sue Devitt Bronzer, Limited Edition Get Cheeky with Me Blush in The Morning After, K-Palette Lasting 2-Way Eyebrow in 02, Happy Skin Eye Am Here To Stay Gel Pencil Eyeliner in Chic Brown, Happy Skin Limited Edition Shut Up and Kiss Me Lippie in The Morning After

    On my Nails: Nail Art from Belle and Cat

    Fragrance: Elizabeth Arden Eau de Parfum, Untold

    *Photos by Raul Dy-Liacco for The Makeup Maven.

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    1. You look super fab here! I love your fashion posts. I love that you are giving ideas to women with curves. Sometimes, I get tired of browsing on fashion blogs that only cater to skinny girls. Glad that I was able to meet you at the BDJ Fair. :)

      1. I know what you mean... I got tired of looking for outfit ideas that only cater to skinny women, and it's giving the younger generation the wrong perception of what REAL BEAUTY is :) Women with curves should embrace their God given curves, because curves are sexy! ♥ It was lovely meeting you too! Hope to see you again soon! Thanks for dropping by ♥

    2. Super duper like. SEXY BACK! :)

    3. i like how you match your makeup sa ootd mo Ms.Sabs.. the second picture uuugghhh pang magazine ang peg.. :)

      1. Thank you! I'm so glad you noticed my efforts to matchy matchy. LOL Thank you for dropping by! ♥

    4. Beautiful dress that suits you perfectly! Love the detail of your nails and you're make-up looks gorgeous, as always.
      I'm glad you found what you were looking for, it's always such a nice feeling when that happens.

      1. Thank you so much for noticing my efforts! Hehehe... I make it a point to make everything come together to make the whole look nice! Thank you for the lovely comment! ♥

    5. you look gorgeous ! And it was really nice meeting you at the Tres Chic event last march 23 at the Cover Girl booth. Thanks for the makeover session that day :)

      The Budget Fashion Seeker

      1. Thank you for the compliment! Also, nice to have met you too! That was fun! Hope to see you again on future kikay events! Thanks for dropping by! ♥

    6. Super bagay sayo Ms. Sabs! wow shopper ka din pala ng zalora.. I can share with you my discount code (ZBAPQVA ) for 15% when you ordered dresses valued at 1000 above..hehe you can share the code to your freinds too:) Thanks Ms. Sabs:)Hugs:)

    7. Hahaha! Yes, I am addicted to Zalora because they have stuff that can't be found in the mall :-) Thank you for sharing your discount code! That's very generous of you! Will definitely take you up on your offer real soon! ♥


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