I'm checking in for Dressember Day 3. Have I been cold so far? Surprisingly, no! Have I found it difficult transforming my collection of (mostly summer) dresses into comfortable and stylish dress looks for winter? In the beginning it was challenging, but it's amazing just how many of my dresses look really good when worn with my winter wardrobe! And today is no exception!
Dressember Day 3 Outfit of the Day
This outfit consists of yesterday's fuchsia pink dress, worn with thermal leggings and knee-high boots, but today I'm wearing the look with this khaki jumper. A couple of months ago I saw a styled photo from a shoot, showing a model wearing the colour combination of Chinese red and khaki. Together the two shades looked divine and it's a colour match I've been eager to wear ever since. Fuchsia pink is the next best thing if 1) you're more of a fan of pink shades than red, or 2) if you don't own anything in a vibrant shade of red but have a great dark pink alternative.
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What is Dressember?
Everyday throughout the month of December, participants are required to wear a dress instead of trousers, jeans, leggings, etc. Among some minorities, dresses represent weakness and inequality, which is why participants of the campaign will be wearing them across the entire 31-day project. We are wearing dresses to raise awareness and collect donations to end modern day slavery and human trafficking. Donations raised help fund life-saving work through the International Justice Mission and A21, who are partnering with the Dressember team for this cause.
How Can I Get Involved in Dressember 2017?
You can become an advocate and get involved by wearing a dress every day of this month. You can support Online Personal Stylist and donate here. You can also share this post and my campaign page to help raise awareness for this campaign. And, as I’m providing daily styling tips this month through my daily dress outfit posts, you can also take these points on board by learning how to revamp items in your wardrobe that you already own. Despite being a professional fashion stylist, I’m a serious advocate for sustainable and cruelty-free fashion, which is one of the reasons this campaign really appealed to me. All this month I will be showing you how you can wear almost any item from your wardrobe at any time of the year. As you will see throughout this project, many of the dresses I plan to wear are actually from my summer wardrobe! With the help of some clever styling tricks, a dose of creativity, and strategic layering tactics, it is possible to transfer many of your garments between contrasting seasons!
Follow my #Dressember Daily Outfit Challenge
Check out the Online Personal Stylist blog and Instagram for daily Outfit of the Day posts throughout December – to give you ideas and outfit inspiration for winter dress outfits!
Those who donate and sponsor me will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win one of the many prizes on offer from Online Personal Stylist! Winners will be announced on January 5th 2018 – something positive with which to start off the year!
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