polka dotted dress & the kate spade NYFW preview

DVF polka dot dress

i'm back from fashion week and super excited to share a few little peeks into my trip!

new york fashion week is always a combination of exhilarating and exhausting. this year it was nearly perfect weather which was such a nice contrast from last year's unbelievably sweaty, humid, hot mess of fashion week weather.

so normally in my day-to-day life i don't wear super high-end clothing (let's be honest, most days i'm in sweats or yoga pants unless i'm shooting an outfit ha!) but fashion week is kind of the one time i shop in more expensive price points head-to-toe.

after trying on like 20 dresses this polka dotted dress was THE ONE. it just made me feel so pretty and feminine and with the polka dots i knew instantly it was the dress i wanted to wear to kate spade. i love that it's nice and lightweight too but pulls fall colors into the fabric. totally a transitional piece.

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my girly bow toed shoes were a splurge but ones that i know i'll use over and over with basically anything that's black. i really love these karen walker sunglasses too – they're called super duper strength for a reason! not just cute but super effective on reducing glare on really sunny days.

and since i was going to the kate spade show i wanted to be sure to wear something ks, and her cedar street maise is a classic i own in another color and have used over and over again, so i knew this was a good investment piece for my wardrobe. and bonus, i found the black cedar street maise on sale here!!

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and here's a little peek into the kate spade preview!

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they had thousands of fresh flowers everywhere – 30,000 to be exact!

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this was my favorite look – the sparkly dress and all the mint accessories!!!

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everyone got to take a bouquet of fresh flowers as they left, and then later in the day kate spade tweeted and instagrammed that they had flowers to share with new yorkers and gave away flowers to anyone who stopped by that afternoon. what a beautiful gift to the city during fashion week!

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polka dotted dress // sunnies // bag (on sale!) // earrings // shoes

 

Corrine Stokoe

Corrine Stokoe is a blogger, podcaster and content creator behind the brand Mint Arrow. She and her husband Neil live in South Orange County with their 3 little girls and baby boy, she runs her blog and business with 7 team members, where they find the best daily deals and share favorite finds in fashion and beauty. They also run a podcast called Mint Arrow Messages. Mint Arrow has been featured in Forbes, Women's Wear Daily, Business Insider, The Wall Street Journal, AdWeek and Allure. Corrine is passionate about sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ as often as she can and teaching others to use social media for good.

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