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{Guest Post} Spring 2013 Dress Trends

As you’ve probably figured out by now – I’m a big fan of dresses. Especially in the Spring. I’ve had visions of beautifully colored and print-covered dresses dancing through my head for months now – Since the Spring 2013 collections were shown actually. Today the writer of I Wish It Were Anthropologie, But…  will be sharing her Spring 2013 dress picks with us.

Enjoy! 

WhiteLaceDresses

{Left – $128 @ Anthropologie & Right – $29 @ H&M}

Here’s the thing… I love Anthropologie but I don’t love the price. This white eyelet dress from Anthropologie is simple and chic, and can easily be dressed up or dressed down. But it is already over $100 for just the dress. You’ll still need to buy the tights, shoes, and accessories! In all it’ll put you well over $200.

I found a white eyelet dress from H&M for only $29.95. With that price you can easily find the rest of the pieces to complete the outfit for under $100.oo. Giving you a $100.oo for more shopping! Who doesn’t want that!

CoralDresses

{Left – $128 @ Anthropologie & Right – $40 @ Old Navy}

Now here is a nice coral eyelet dress that will be perfect for when it really starts to warms up this Spring! A versatile piece like this will be cute with either the boots or the flats and you can easily can add a cardigan to transform it into a work outfit. Again, choosing this Old Navy dress over the pricier Anthropologie version will give you almost $100 in savings.

You are really racking up the dough now!

MaxiDresses

{Left – $128 @ Anthropologie & Right – $30 @ Target}

This two-toned maxi dress has the same cut and color blocking style. However, the Target maxi has a pattern on the bottom and does not have pockets. Nevertheless these are quite similar style-wise and the Target dress will run roughly $100 less than the Anthropologie version.

There ya have it folks! Three amazing Spring-Summer looks, which save you $300.oo. Ready to get shopping? I sure am!

Sincerely,

Morgan Sabnekar

Blog: I Wish It Were Anthropologie, But… , Facebook, Pinterest & Twitter

Are you guys as ready for Spring and pretty Spring dresses as I am after reading that? I absolutely love both eyelet and sweet lace for Spring, and that coral color is just beautiful.

Which dress is your favorite?

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13 responses

  1. Loving the coral dress. Why do all good things have to come with a big price tag? 😀

    March 13, 2013 at 10:24 PM

  2. loving the 2 tone maxi dress! xx

    March 8, 2013 at 5:18 PM

  3. I definitely love the look of the H&M one, not just because of the price – somehow to me it looks more chic heheh.

    March 8, 2013 at 1:13 PM

    • Great choice! 🙂 I want to head into a store and see it in person!

      March 8, 2013 at 2:07 PM

  4. great collection!

    March 8, 2013 at 9:44 AM

  5. I love the two white ones 🙂

    March 8, 2013 at 9:41 AM

  6. Great picks, thankfully we can now all shop for lovely things at all prices!
    Simona
    http://www.lakenmoon.blogspot.com

    March 8, 2013 at 9:21 AM

    • So so true Simona – We live in a pretty kick @$$ world of online shopping these days. 🙂

      March 8, 2013 at 9:39 AM

  7. Loving the lace dress and that’s a steal @29 from H&M 😉

    March 8, 2013 at 8:09 AM

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