Hope Loves Sunshine
First of her Name | Mother of Affordable Fashion | Breaker of Trends | Queen of Cupcake Dresses
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Stylebook contains affordable cute fashion for under $100

I have a talent for putting together cute and affordable outfits. I pride myself on putting together ensembles for under $100 and finding the best sales for quality and stylish pieces.

White flirty mini-dres: Vacation Essential for the ladies

White has long been established to be an easy color to accessorize. The blank white palette can easily go from plain to dressy– it’s all in the fun ways you style your outfit. With the freshness of white, it can be a cool color to wear on vacation.

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White bohemian dress

This seems to be the last days of summer but for a Floridian, it only means not as hot but still hot. Florida residents, don’t abide by the rule of what not to wear for certain seasons.  We know hot, hotter and darn — it’s raining again.

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How to wear a Victorian blouse

When I thought of blouses, the image of a studious teacher would always come to mind. The image was of a pious peacock and always seemed dated. Well, my style and thinking has evolved. I learned to appreciate the sophisticated pious peacock look. 

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7 cute white outfits to wear for summer

I am drawn to the color white because it makes everything appear clean cut. The whiteout is the white clothing in my closet. When I see white, imagery of pure, heavenly, regal, sweet, classy and wholesome suddenly pop into my mind. A staple color for your wardrobe is white, ladies.

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Gingham dress

The gingham print is circa Wizard of Oz — the Dorothy skipping down the yellow brick road with her picnic basket singing has been revamped. Dorothy has been transformed to Shelly walking down the street without a tune, wearing a black and white gingham sweetheart neckline skater fitting dress.

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Black and White skater dress

The secret’s out the bag… I love dresses! The shape of dress… wait for it — the skater cupcake dress style. I have a section in my closet carved out for my dresses organized by color. The striped black/white dress showcases legs, arms, and modest cleavage.

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Cute girly matching sets for summer

The mustard-yellow matching set is a perfect addition for your summer selection. This bohemian peasant style set is breezy and extremely comfortable. My size tends to fluctuate, and I'm always between sizes.

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5 ways to wear a pink skirt

Every quintessential gal tends to lavish in the color pink. Pink is seen as a girly and feminine extension of our natural being. I'm aware that some women are not fans of the color, but we're going to appeal to our “Pink Tribe” and maybe convert a few non-pinkies over to our world.

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Floral spring time dress

When we think of spring, we think of flowers blooming in a meadow, birds chirping and basically a Disney movie theme song playing in the background. Spring is fresh… a renewing time for creative ideas to flow with a boost of hope.

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How to wear black tulle skirt

In my opinion, tulle has always been seen as an ultra-feminine, whimsical fabric. I thought tulle could only be worn to weddings as the bride’s or bridesmaids’ dresses. But… I was wrong! Now, I like incorporating tulle in everyday outfits.

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Sundress with sexy back

OMG! I'm a sundress lover, but this little baby had me doing the “Happy Feet” dance. The form-fitting dress flares out, making the back of the dress its added spice. The criss cross laced dress is bringing sexy back. 

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What to wear for different occasions?

Clothes, like music, can be enjoyed by everyone. I'm a big advocate for dressing appropriately for different occasions. I've heard the saying that it's best to over-dress than under-dress.

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How to dress like a girly girl?

This look is one of my favorites. I'm a girly girl to the highest level and most of my day wear consists of this theme. Some popular girly girls’ favorite movies are The Notebook, Mean Girls, Hot Chick, Legally Blonde, and others like it; all of these have one thing in common: the same fashion theme — cuteness/hottie wear.

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Pink baby doll dress

 
Do you suffer from bouts of pinkness? Do you buy an overwhelming amount of pink stuff just because it’s pink? Do you say things like, “I wish this came in pink?” Do you look in the mirror and see the character Elle Woods from the movie Legally Blonde?

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How to create a Minnie Mouse inspired outfit?

My daughter loves everything Minnie Mouse. When I tried on this dress, she said-”Look Mommy’s, Minnie Mouse Dress.” Yes, all I’m missing are the ears.

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How to style a pink tulle skirt

Tulle is a classic material used mostly for weddings or formal events. It’s a fun girly flirty item that can be accessorized to be worn in a non-formal setting. The denim shirt paired with this pink skirt created a warm appeal.

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