Sunday, September 23, 2012

eShakti Fall #Fashion Fun #Fashionistaevents 09/30

I'm always on the hunt for dresses that can be worn to work and also out on a day in the city. Something functional, well put together, and gorgeous. eShakti had such a wide assortment of dresses that suited my needs that I had troubles deciding which one I wanted! Eventually, I narrowed it down to a style that I wouldn't normally choose.
Fall Dresses review
What do you think? I ordered the Vintage Graphic Print Knit Dress ($99.95). The SO told me it made me look more mature than my age. I thought it was cute! The material was nice and thick, which I appreciate when there's no inner lining to the dress. It would make for a nice, warm dress with fall coming up. Being red and black, it was relatively easy to pair shoes with. I was impressed with the details that went into this dress. The belt that needs to be unbuttoned before you can get it on, the scoop collar. The dress was feminine and stylish and get this, it had pockets! Pockets! It can also be machine washable!

My favorite part about eShakti, however, is that your clothing can be tailor-made and there are no additional charges. So, you're not the typical woman measurements. Duh, who is?! I have big hips so if you don't fit in their generic sizes, you can put in your measurements and have it made to fit you! You can also determine the sleeve type, neck type in certain dresses, and length of the dress. I loved how you could make it truly a dress unique for you.

My only issue with my dress, however, was that there was so much material and it was so thick, that the waistline where there was probably 4+ layers of material made it very hard to get the zipper up or down. I had to fight a good 10-15 minutes before I could zip and unzip myself. And no, it wasn't the kind of fight where a dress is too small and you're forcing it. I had lots of room but the material didn't give the zipper much room to maneuver. Other than that, the dress was a piece of art! Love it!

So, now that you've read my review, are you ready to enter in this giveaway for a $930 prize package of dresses? 1st place winner will receive a dress each season for the year ($430). 3 2nd place winners will win the dress of their choice. 3 3rd palce winners will pick the skirt or top of their choice. this crazy or what? That's a huge prize! This is only a prelude to the Fall Fashionista Event coming up October 11-17th! There'll be over 120 blogs, each with a minimum of $125 worth of fashion items to give away! Enter until September 30th. Please take the time to enter my other giveaways while you're here.a Rafflecopter giveaway
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Disclaimer: This dress was provided for me to review by eShakti in collaboration with the Fashionista Blogger group hosted by Still Blonde After All These Years and ModlyChic. No other form of compensation was received. Opinions expressed belong to Whirlwind of Surprises and are NOT influenced in any way. Please view my full disclosure, TOS, and privacy policy. Fashionista Giveaway Event bloggers are not responsible for sponsors that do not fulfill their prizes.

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Ruth said...[Reply]

This dress looks darling on you! Hopefully the zipper will loosen up. I know I have had that trouble with dresses before. I love the color!

Bad Advice Kitty said...[Reply]

I really like the "Retro twill shirtdress" at eShakti. It's classic beauty and is simple yet elegant. I could wear that dress for so many different occasions. Love it.

Shelley Zurek -- Still Blonde after all these YEARS said...[Reply]

You are a natural model, you make that dress rock.

Cole said...[Reply]

I like the scalloped winter blue dress.

Also, you look great in that!

Roseanne A said...[Reply]

The Bicycle made for two frock is pretty

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