This month we are bringing you 4 love stories from our community. Not just any stories, though — these are tales of affection between our community and … their best dresses! We know what you must be thinking, but the feeling a good dress can provide someone with can be hard to find.
Image via Leslie M.
Your Name: Leslie M.
Your Dress: Soda Fountain Dress
Tell us what you love most about this dress. I love the full skirt. As my daughter tells me, “it spins really well.” Not that I spin in it at work. At least not when anyone is watching.
How did the dress make you feel? Classic but fun too. I love the retro feel and silhouette of this dress.
Did you buy the Soda Fountain Dress for a specific occasion/event? I bought it to wear to work — I wear a lot of dresses and loved the look of the Soda Fountain dress.
How did you style this dress? On this particular day, I was headed to work. I work in PR and never know what the day will bring, so a dress, heels and a blazer is my go-to combination for feeling put together.
Your look is super classic, what inspired you? I always say I was born in the wrong decade! I love ’50s/early ’60s fit and flare silhouettes. I try to keep it modern with the shoes and accessories, but often build looks around very retro-feeling dresses.
Anything else you want to tell our community about the Soda Fountain Dress? It’s a great dress — flattering shape/silhouette, and can be worn casually with a pair of flats, or dressed up with a blazer and heels. I get a lot of wear out of this dress…kind of wish I had it in every colour.
For more inspiration from our community, check out our Soda Fountain Dress collection in Style Gallery. Don’t forget to check back next week for another love story!