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Anthropologie : Dominique Tunic Dress

Summer isn't complete without the tunic dress! Yes I am using my Instagram caption to start this post. It's true for me as I love dresses that are flowy & forgiving on my midsection. For someone who suffers from chronic bloating, I stay far away from anything tight as much as I can unless I am wearing my waist trainer.

In this post I'd like to introduce you the Dominique Tunic dress from Anthropologie. It comes in 3 color-way and of course I went fro the neutral, Shocking! I love how easy this tunic is to style, here I dressed it up slightly with my espadrilles and hat but still kept it chic with the beautiful market tote.




Tunic dresses are not only for the beach anymore, they are to be worn for everyday activities. It's super easy to style & chic.
Do you wear tunic dresses?








Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose


This post is in partnership with Anthropologie, all opinions are my own.
East Village, New York, NY, USA

The Tunic Dress

Anthropologie : Dominique Tunic Dress

Summer isn't complete without the tunic dress! Yes I am using my Instagram caption to start this post. It's true for me as I love dresses that are flowy & forgiving on my midsection. For someone who suffers from chronic bloating, I stay far away from anything tight as much as I can unless I am wearing my waist trainer.

In this post I'd like to introduce you the Dominique Tunic dress from Anthropologie. It comes in 3 color-way and of course I went fro the neutral, Shocking! I love how easy this tunic is to style, here I dressed it up slightly with my espadrilles and hat but still kept it chic with the beautiful market tote.




Tunic dresses are not only for the beach anymore, they are to be worn for everyday activities. It's super easy to style & chic.
Do you wear tunic dresses?








Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose


This post is in partnership with Anthropologie, all opinions are my own.
H&M dress

If you ladies have been watching my youtube videos for the past year which you should be. You'd know how much I talk about staying away from black. Black is chic don't get wrong, but it's so boring especially if you're a New Yorker since everyone is always decked out in black even in the middle of summer. Also black can make you look too serious. As someone who want to inject more fun and femininity to her wardrobe, it's best to stay away from wearing black too often.

But, during a late nigh shopping session on H&M.com I stumbled upon this black dress and I became so interested in this dress. The shape did for me and also since 98% of my summer wardrobe is mostly white or lighter colors when it's that time of the month I struggle to find something nice to wear. I thought for the price, it's worth getting this dress in black so I have something to wear when mother nature is around. What I wasn't expecting was falling back in love with wearing black. I wore this dress everyday for a week and just ordered myself a back up since I now have to wash this one. I do find this silhouette to be so feminine and I am obsessed.


My beautiful jewelry pieces are from Susanshaw. They are classic style handmade jewelry from Texas. At first I thought I like dainty pieces but as soon as I put this necklace on I was in love. I did not know how much I need a little Baroque drama in my life.








What's a color you're loving at the moment. 


 Thanks for reading, 
Xoxo, Rose


Tribeca, New York, NY, USA

Back To Black

H&M dress

If you ladies have been watching my youtube videos for the past year which you should be. You'd know how much I talk about staying away from black. Black is chic don't get wrong, but it's so boring especially if you're a New Yorker since everyone is always decked out in black even in the middle of summer. Also black can make you look too serious. As someone who want to inject more fun and femininity to her wardrobe, it's best to stay away from wearing black too often.

But, during a late nigh shopping session on H&M.com I stumbled upon this black dress and I became so interested in this dress. The shape did for me and also since 98% of my summer wardrobe is mostly white or lighter colors when it's that time of the month I struggle to find something nice to wear. I thought for the price, it's worth getting this dress in black so I have something to wear when mother nature is around. What I wasn't expecting was falling back in love with wearing black. I wore this dress everyday for a week and just ordered myself a back up since I now have to wash this one. I do find this silhouette to be so feminine and I am obsessed.


My beautiful jewelry pieces are from Susanshaw. They are classic style handmade jewelry from Texas. At first I thought I like dainty pieces but as soon as I put this necklace on I was in love. I did not know how much I need a little Baroque drama in my life.








What's a color you're loving at the moment. 


 Thanks for reading, 
Xoxo, Rose



If you have been watching my videos recently, you'd now how much I talk about linen. One my summer wardrobe essentials is the mighty white linen shirt due to its versatility. You can pair with almost
Lido Beach, NY, USA

How to Wear A Linen Shirt At The Beach


If you have been watching my videos recently, you'd now how much I talk about linen. One my summer wardrobe essentials is the mighty white linen shirt due to its versatility. You can pair with almost


It's not secret that Linen is my favorite fabric in the summer. It's comfortable, lightweight, breathable and perfect in the heat. This summer I've added so many beautiful pieces linen dresses to my wardrobe and I cannot get enough.


The Laundress

Linen can be intimidating to some since most of those pieces are "Dry clean only". The last thing most of us want is the dry cleaning bill and the effort and energy it takes to drop off and pick up. I am here to tell you, it's estimated that 90% of dry clean only item can be laundered at home. You'd be surprise by how easy it is to take care of those special pieces in your closet at home. Caring for your garment at home is great for the environment and you. I hardly ever taking anything to the cleaners due to all the crazy chemicals they use, I also don't like when other people touch my clothes and also I have severe fragrance/scent sensitivity. It's to the point where I used to get headaches/skin rashes/nausea if mum used those detergent with those synthetic scents. So caring for my clothes at home has always been very important to me and better for for the longevity of my garments.




Now let's get back to linen, fabric of the season. Since discovering the Laundress last year when I was looking for products to wash my cashmere/wool pieces. I fell in love with their products as they are biodegradable, allergen free and vegan. Linen is already a natural fabric, using the laundress to care for those pieces are a match made for laundry day. 


You can hand wash most of your linen pieces or machine wash! I recommend checking the label of your garment for specific advice from the brand, but you don't always need to dry clean linen, most linen can be hand/machine washed on a short or delicate cycle with the Laundress signature detergent. Always wash in lukewarm, in fact most of your clothes will last longer if you wash them in cooler water and it's also better for the environment. You will extend the life of the fabric if you hand-wash your linen dresses in cold water.  It's recommended to wash your dresses inside out, but I prefer the other way. One tip is you don't need to wash your dresses after every wear, if your dress gets dirty then obviously wash it, but if it's still clean then it is better for the fabric to not wash it until it needs it. I don't wash clothes after every wear, I think it's putting unnecessary pressure on the garment. Always remember to separate your whites and colors—new linen dyes have a tendency to bleed in the wash.
Steer clear of harsh laundry detergents when washing linen clothes.
I also recommend thelaundress new Limited edition signature detergent no.723 which features the complex damask rose along with notes of jasmine and amber. Smells uber chic. There's currently a 25% off sale which runs through 7/27/2020.
My new favorite scent for all my linen dresses.


Air dry or partially tumble dry your linen. So now Linen has no stretch, I myself air dry most of my pieces. Some brands will recommend not tumble drying linen at all, but you can partially tumble dry your linen dresses. If you don't have a good space outside to hang your linen to dry and don't want to use inside your house, you can partially let your linen dresses dry in your tumble dryer, then pull it out while it is still damp and hang on drying rack to finish the process(this sounds more complicated than it is, I promise it's super easy). Hanging it to dry also means you can skip ironing, it will have less wrinkles and a really nice texture/feel when hung to dry. It's better to steam your linen dresses whilst still damped. I would not recommend ironing, too much pressure on the fabric.

Embrace the wrinkles. We spend our lives trying to prevent wrinkles, whether it's in our face or clothing, but part of loving linen does mean embracing a bit of wrinkle. In the past, I avoided wearing linen because of the wrinkles. As I got older and got better understanding of fabrics and falling in love with linen, I've since embraced the wrinkles of linen. I think it's part of its charm and I think it's sill chic! I can usually avoid steaming my dresses by hanging them to dry, but still throughout the day wrinkles will develop on my garments with wear. Some styles are more prone to wrinkles than others, but it's just part of the look of linen. One thing you can do to prevent wrinkles while wearing is to use a spray starch, this will help keep wrinkles at bay. If your clothes do wrinkle while wearing but are still clean then you can gently mist them with a spray bottle and smooth the wrinkles away with your hands or lay flat to dry before your next wear. 

Don't be scared of stains. The laundress stain solutions make its so easy to remove stains from your favorite linen dresses. If you know anything about me, you'd know I can wear white dresses everyday if I could. I also enjoy my red wine. Stains happen, and often at that. It's been amazing not worrying about accidentally spilling some wine on myself because I know I can count on the laundress for those needs.

The Laundress no.723




How do you take care of your garments?

Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose



***This post is in partnership with The Laundress. All opinions are my own

How to care for your linen dresses



It's not secret that Linen is my favorite fabric in the summer. It's comfortable, lightweight, breathable and perfect in the heat. This summer I've added so many beautiful pieces linen dresses to my wardrobe and I cannot get enough.


The Laundress

Linen can be intimidating to some since most of those pieces are "Dry clean only". The last thing most of us want is the dry cleaning bill and the effort and energy it takes to drop off and pick up. I am here to tell you, it's estimated that 90% of dry clean only item can be laundered at home. You'd be surprise by how easy it is to take care of those special pieces in your closet at home. Caring for your garment at home is great for the environment and you. I hardly ever taking anything to the cleaners due to all the crazy chemicals they use, I also don't like when other people touch my clothes and also I have severe fragrance/scent sensitivity. It's to the point where I used to get headaches/skin rashes/nausea if mum used those detergent with those synthetic scents. So caring for my clothes at home has always been very important to me and better for for the longevity of my garments.




Now let's get back to linen, fabric of the season. Since discovering the Laundress last year when I was looking for products to wash my cashmere/wool pieces. I fell in love with their products as they are biodegradable, allergen free and vegan. Linen is already a natural fabric, using the laundress to care for those pieces are a match made for laundry day. 


You can hand wash most of your linen pieces or machine wash! I recommend checking the label of your garment for specific advice from the brand, but you don't always need to dry clean linen, most linen can be hand/machine washed on a short or delicate cycle with the Laundress signature detergent. Always wash in lukewarm, in fact most of your clothes will last longer if you wash them in cooler water and it's also better for the environment. You will extend the life of the fabric if you hand-wash your linen dresses in cold water.  It's recommended to wash your dresses inside out, but I prefer the other way. One tip is you don't need to wash your dresses after every wear, if your dress gets dirty then obviously wash it, but if it's still clean then it is better for the fabric to not wash it until it needs it. I don't wash clothes after every wear, I think it's putting unnecessary pressure on the garment. Always remember to separate your whites and colors—new linen dyes have a tendency to bleed in the wash.
Steer clear of harsh laundry detergents when washing linen clothes.
I also recommend thelaundress new Limited edition signature detergent no.723 which features the complex damask rose along with notes of jasmine and amber. Smells uber chic. There's currently a 25% off sale which runs through 7/27/2020.
My new favorite scent for all my linen dresses.


Air dry or partially tumble dry your linen. So now Linen has no stretch, I myself air dry most of my pieces. Some brands will recommend not tumble drying linen at all, but you can partially tumble dry your linen dresses. If you don't have a good space outside to hang your linen to dry and don't want to use inside your house, you can partially let your linen dresses dry in your tumble dryer, then pull it out while it is still damp and hang on drying rack to finish the process(this sounds more complicated than it is, I promise it's super easy). Hanging it to dry also means you can skip ironing, it will have less wrinkles and a really nice texture/feel when hung to dry. It's better to steam your linen dresses whilst still damped. I would not recommend ironing, too much pressure on the fabric.

Embrace the wrinkles. We spend our lives trying to prevent wrinkles, whether it's in our face or clothing, but part of loving linen does mean embracing a bit of wrinkle. In the past, I avoided wearing linen because of the wrinkles. As I got older and got better understanding of fabrics and falling in love with linen, I've since embraced the wrinkles of linen. I think it's part of its charm and I think it's sill chic! I can usually avoid steaming my dresses by hanging them to dry, but still throughout the day wrinkles will develop on my garments with wear. Some styles are more prone to wrinkles than others, but it's just part of the look of linen. One thing you can do to prevent wrinkles while wearing is to use a spray starch, this will help keep wrinkles at bay. If your clothes do wrinkle while wearing but are still clean then you can gently mist them with a spray bottle and smooth the wrinkles away with your hands or lay flat to dry before your next wear. 

Don't be scared of stains. The laundress stain solutions make its so easy to remove stains from your favorite linen dresses. If you know anything about me, you'd know I can wear white dresses everyday if I could. I also enjoy my red wine. Stains happen, and often at that. It's been amazing not worrying about accidentally spilling some wine on myself because I know I can count on the laundress for those needs.

The Laundress no.723




How do you take care of your garments?

Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose



***This post is in partnership with The Laundress. All opinions are my own
STAUD vegetable dress

STAUD has fast becoming one of my favorite brands for the last couple years. I fell in love with their
Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA

MY STAUD COLLECTION

STAUD vegetable dress

STAUD has fast becoming one of my favorite brands for the last couple years. I fell in love with their

                                   Staud Elio off-the-shoulder cotton-blend maxi dress


Staud has been one of my favorite brands since I've discovered them 2 years ago. At first it was the bags. I fell deeply in love with the Moreau bag which I ended up purchashing a year too late. It's safe to say that 70% of my bag collection is from Staud because they make the coolest bag or used to.

I never paid much attention to their clohting as I used to think it was for tall skinny cool girls which I am not. But, last fall I went to one of their sample sales in Soho and bought the martin skirt and since I've been paying more attention to their clothing.
When pandemic hit, I bought the Elio dress in the yellow color which I was so sure would not look good on me but to my surprise looked great on. I was hooked and ordered  4 more in different colors which included this hibicus multi color. I really was hoping they'd make it in the bubble gum pink but this one will do. I cannot stop buying their dresses, so much so I filmed a collection showcasing all my staud pieces. Watch it below.



This is the most color my wardrobe has seen in ages. I go through phases with my style and over the last few years, I was keen on my neutrals which I loved at that time. 
At the beggining of this year, I realized I was aging myself with the type of pieces I was wearing. My style was quite structured and boring if I do say so myself. This year since I've been embracing my femininity, dresses and color have made an appearance and I am having so much fun dressing up this summer.





Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose



East Village, New York, NY, USA

Staud Elio Dress

                                   Staud Elio off-the-shoulder cotton-blend maxi dress


Staud has been one of my favorite brands since I've discovered them 2 years ago. At first it was the bags. I fell deeply in love with the Moreau bag which I ended up purchashing a year too late. It's safe to say that 70% of my bag collection is from Staud because they make the coolest bag or used to.

I never paid much attention to their clohting as I used to think it was for tall skinny cool girls which I am not. But, last fall I went to one of their sample sales in Soho and bought the martin skirt and since I've been paying more attention to their clothing.
When pandemic hit, I bought the Elio dress in the yellow color which I was so sure would not look good on me but to my surprise looked great on. I was hooked and ordered  4 more in different colors which included this hibicus multi color. I really was hoping they'd make it in the bubble gum pink but this one will do. I cannot stop buying their dresses, so much so I filmed a collection showcasing all my staud pieces. Watch it below.



This is the most color my wardrobe has seen in ages. I go through phases with my style and over the last few years, I was keen on my neutrals which I loved at that time. 
At the beggining of this year, I realized I was aging myself with the type of pieces I was wearing. My style was quite structured and boring if I do say so myself. This year since I've been embracing my femininity, dresses and color have made an appearance and I am having so much fun dressing up this summer.





Thank you for reading,
Xoxo, Rose



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