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Aqua Dresses – Dressing Room Diaries

July 28, 2022

Here is my latest attempt at dressing room diaries!  Bloomingdale’s has their own brand called Aqua. Have you heard of it? I was looking for some pretty dresses that looked fresh, good for the summer-to-fall transition, and were high quality, but not too pricey. These Aqua dresses fit the bill!

In this first photo, I’m wearing an Abstract Print Dress. It looked like a blue leopard print to me. What do you think?

Warning: the photos throughout this post are not very good and certainly not flattering.  But hopefully you can look past that to see some very pretty dresses! Also, I forgot to bring heels, so the sale clerk lent me these which were frankly not too pretty, and definitely WAY too big. Still, I have to admit, they looked much better with the dresses than the Clarks Cloud Steppers that I wore to the mall that day!

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Misc. Dressing Room Pics

June 19, 2022


These photos are not great, but I got a request to do more dressing room diaries and here’s my first bunch of the summer! Maybe with practice I’ll get better at taking photos in the dressing room …?


Love this pretty dress for a summer wedding!


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Style Over 40 – Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Dressing Room Diary 2019

July 11, 2019

It’s that time again, Ladies!  It’s the big Nordstrom Anniversary Sale and time for my annual dressing room selfies!  Is it ironic that one of my most popular posts every year is also the least flattering?!  Haha … oh well, I’m putting aside my vanity to help you navigate the good, bad, and ugly from this year’s anniversary sale!  This year, there are wonderful choices … and few bummers!

Nordstrom card holders can start shopping today at 9:30 PT/12:30 ET.  The sale opens up to the public next Friday, the 19th.

dressing room diaries Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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