Summer Maxi Dress & Giveaway!

Real Life Fashion, Style

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED: Erin J. is our winner!  Thanks for entering, guys!! 🙂

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve seen me mention that our Phoenix temps have hit their highs already this year…we’ve even seen 120 degrees!  A couple readers have asked how we dress for temps this ludicrous and so today I’ve got a fun and breezy summer look to share!

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When I first moved to Arizona, I shied away from pants and maxi dresses in the summer, thinking that more fabric = hotter.  Until I learned the magic of loose, flowy pants and long dresses!  When the fabric is lightweight and loose, these silhouettes are great to wear, even on the hottest of days.  They offer protection from seemingly sub-zero indoor AC temperatures, but keep you cool outdoors as well.  And the best part??  You can hike them up as high as you want in the car.

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I am absolutely in LOVE with this flowy faux-wrap dress from Pink Blush, a trendy Women’s Online Boutique.  They specialize in flattering clothing for women that easily transition to maternity and nursing wear – how genius is that??  The wrap-front on this dress would be perfect for breastfeeding and is stretchy enough to wear through an entire pregnancy as well.  You know, just in case. 🙂

Plus, it’s the only wrap dress I’ve ever worn that gives enough coverage up top without an undershirt!  Cause there ain’t no way I’m wearing layers when it’s 120 out.

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I also can’t get enough of these bold, tropical floral prints that are popping up everywhere.  The perfect summer floral!  Be sure to check out this dress HERE and all the other amazing dresses and cute styles they have over at Pink Blush!

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*Post created in partnership with PinkBlush, all opinions are my own.

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16 Comments

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    Ashley Payne
    July 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm

    I love this dress! Also is the stretchy enough for pregnancy some sort of hint?! 😉

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      Bonnie
      July 2, 2016 at 9:18 pm

      Ha! You first! 🙂

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    Kendra
    July 2, 2016 at 7:03 pm

    I could really use one of those maxis! Would love to win the giveaway. 🙂

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    Erin Butler Johnson
    July 2, 2016 at 7:16 pm

    I love that print! So cute! That would be perfect for church. If I wore a dress in the middle of the week my kids would think I was up to something. 😉

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    Kim Coffin
    July 2, 2016 at 9:58 pm

    The print on this maxi is amazing! Loving those bold colors! You always find the prettiest locations for photos. 🙂

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    Kristin Helms
    July 2, 2016 at 10:28 pm

    Love this dress! Gorgeous! 🙌🏼

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    Daniele Ehrlich
    July 2, 2016 at 11:12 pm

    I’ve been wanting a maxi wrap dress!! I’ll have to go look and stock up for later! 😉

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    Nicole
    July 3, 2016 at 4:49 am

    I love this dress!!! The print is so cute and classy and I love the style!!

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    Emily
    July 3, 2016 at 6:50 am

    Love the floral and that the wrap is high enough to not require extra layers!!!!

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    Kristine J
    July 3, 2016 at 8:32 am

    Gorgeous dress! Maxi’s are perfect for summer!

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    Mackenzie
    July 4, 2016 at 2:39 am

    Ive got no time for layers in the summer! I love this dress!!!

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    Melissa E of mahlicadesigns
    July 4, 2016 at 12:04 pm

    The dress is so pretty, but finding one that gives good coverage is gold.

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    Kristie
    July 5, 2016 at 7:37 am

    I hate buying something, only to have to layer it! And I love the length. At least I know my son won’t help me hike it up. 🙂 Now to find a solid colored one…..

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    Alexis
    July 6, 2016 at 5:58 am

    What a pretty dress! I keep seeing dresses from Pink Blush and I think I need to get one soon! It looks like it’s also nursing friendly since it’s a wrap. It’s hard to wear dresses while nursing. 😉 So this would be awesome!

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    Kathie
    July 7, 2016 at 12:49 am

    Pregnant, nursing? Ha!! I just want one to tastefully disguise grandma flab! 😏 Soo cute!!

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