Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

Hi Friends!

Most of you ladies are probably are not familiar with eShakti, a online clothing shop. eShakti specializes in customizing women’s clothing to meet the needs of it’s customer. I was first introduced to eShakti when I spotted a beautiful dress  on my fellow blogger friend, Linda Mendible.  She was rocking a hot number at the NC Blogger Meetup last month. That is when I discovered the glory of eShakti. I love the idea of customizing clothing because at 5’2 it is hard to find anything that fits. There are dresses, skirts and blouses on the site in variety of sizes. They also offer inexpensive customizations  and certain style options (such as adding sleeves, shortening the hemline, etc).

Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

After pouring over all the great dresses on their website, I chose this Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress. Y’all know I am a fan of Retro designs.

Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

 eShakti Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

I love this dress so much and am digging these flamingos. It is 100% Cotton, perfect for the sweltering heat in the South. It has a retro fit and was customized hit right below my knee.  It is the type of dress that makes you feel like a lady. Oh yeah… it also has pockets….so this lady can stuff them with lipstick and legos.

eShakti Dress Review Paper & Fox

Dress – eShakti (sold out of this color, but has other color options) $99.00

Sunglasses- Goodwill

*Necklace – DIY by Paper & Fox

Shoes – Aerosoles from Marshall’s

* Photos of above were taken by my dear friend since the 3rd grade, Simril Beckam.

Remember my “Mom” Necklace. I used the same technique to construct this pink “Flamingo” necklace.

Pink Flamingo Necklace by Paper & Fox

Here are some  other  dresses that are on my “wish list”.  I think I will customize a shorter dress next time so that I can wear it with flat sandals.

Pretty cute dresses huh?  Lucky for you, first time registered customers will receive $25.00 off their first order.

My readers will receive an extra %10 off when entering the discount code “foxfashes” from 07/14/2014 – 08/11/2014.

Disclosure: No compensation was given for this review. I did receive a sample product from the sponsor for the purpose of this honest review. All opinions are %100 my own.

So, what do you think about my Retro-Inspired Flamingo dress? More importantly, where should my husband take me on a date so that I can wear it again?

XOXO, Carmody

 Pink Flamingo Style by Paper & Fox

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8 Responses to Retro-Inspired Flamingo Dress + DIY Necklace

  1. Madalinea July 14, 2014 at 7:22 am #

    So cute!! Adore the dress.

  2. Katherines Corner July 14, 2014 at 10:11 am #

    I love the dress and the print on the fabric is so fun, The perfect outfit for picnic in the park ( hint) I’m hopping over from the frugal crafty home blog hop. Hugs!

  3. Cheryl Avery July 14, 2014 at 10:49 pm #

    Love the dress!

  4. 3peppersrecipes July 16, 2014 at 8:16 am #

    I love the necklace and the dress. So Adorable!

  5. Heather Smith {Woods of Bell Trees} July 17, 2014 at 5:01 am #

    You look so pretty! The dress is freaking awesome along with the necklace! You’ve always got something amazing going on!

    • carmody July 18, 2014 at 4:07 pm #

      AW Shucks Heather!

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