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OOTD: Laced Up

I’ve been looking for the perfect lace pattern to wear for a few years now. Lace is a tricky piece of fabric because it can look wrong and wear wrong in so many different ways. When I found this dress hanging on the rack at H&M I was very surprised, but tried it on and got it almost immediately. The great thing about lace is that it’s incredibly striking when it’s worn right, and for my small body, this dress length and slightly flared sleeves were a perfect fit. White is absolutely my favourite colour to wear, and pairing this dress with white sandals was a given. It makes for a perfect summer day-off outfit, which is exactly what I wore it as. Another great thing about this dress, is that in different pairs of shoes, I could easily show up to evening events, formal or informal. This dress reflects a sort of personal ideal of beauty for me: comfortable and light to wear, while having weight and structure; plain and simple in design, yet …