Jersey Girl, Texan Heart: White Strapless MDW Outfit
, ,

White Strapless MDW Outfit

12:00 AM

Dress:  Cavenders, sold out but similar one ON SALE here // Belt:  Gifted from Ewa Bazaar // Flats:  Kendall and Kylie

Almost a year ago I wore this exact same dress during Memorial Day Weekend.  This year it’s so big that I have to use a belt so that it doesn’t fall off since it’s a strapless dress.  The detailing on this is beautiful.  I decided to keep it simple and pair it with some lace up flats, because who am I kidding if I think I’m going to be wearing heels this weekend haha!  Let’s just say, I definitely won’t be.  I’ll be relaxing in my sandals, or flats. 

I look forward to Memorial Day weekend every year because it’s the kick off to summer, but it’s also very dear to me.  My grandfather passed away on Memorial Day when I was younger.  Now yes, this is sad and shouldn’t be something to look forward to, but Memorial Day weekend is when I go visit him because he was buried almost two hours away from where I live.  I don’t go there often, but I turned it into a tradition to go every Memorial Day ever since my parents actually let me drive that far many years ago.  I go there, clean up his area, then go visit my Great Grandfather in the veteran’s portion (he too came from Poland and ended up spending his last days here in the USA).  The actual cemetery itself is beautiful so sometimes I even take a walk.  It’s so peaceful there, and I’m physically close to my grandpa, even though I know he’s always watching over me and always watching me in spirit.  That’s why I look forward to going every year.  The drive up there is so nice, and the cemetery and church are beautiful.  Plus the entire area is a replica of a famous church in Poland so that’s another reason why I love going.


You Might Also Like


  1. That dress is gorgeous. I love the big ruffle, it's super cute.

    Marta -

  2. Love this dress, and you look amazing in it! Perfect for Memorial Day!

    xx, Elise

  3. I kept seeing this look on link parties and have been wanting to check it out all day!!! Definitely didn't look so cute! Love the lace/eyelet detailing and that pop of green from your belt! Hope you're doing well, gorgeous!

    Trendy & Tidy

  4. You look amazing! I love that dress so much. And what a great way to honor and remember your grandfather.

  5. love the design of this dress and the addition of your lime green belt!
    Thanks for linking
    jess xx


Thank you so much for commenting! I love hearing from each and every one of you. I try my best to comment back or comment on your blogs as well, if you don't see a comment don't worry! I check out everyone's blog who leaves love on mine :)


This site is a personal blog written and edited by me. This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation. If you click on certain links I may get a small compensation for it. Please be advised that all opinions are my own and will never be influenced by the compensation. I give my honest opinion on every product I review. To read more about my dislcaimer/privacy disclosure click here.

Like us on Facebook