A Modest Fashionista

PhotoGrid_1486607164325In our fast paced world, you can obtain just about anything with the click of a button. This includes, fast food, fast shipping, and even fast fashion.  However, there is often a trade off for this speed.  Fast food is known for having poor nutritional value. Fast shipping is often expensive. Fast fashion is often poorly made and sometimes immodest. Time and time again, I have fallen in love with a dress only to realize it’s too short, too tight, or has holes in all the wrong places. Has this happened to you? It’s a big let down. The last two dress that I fell in love with had to be worn as tunics because they were too short. It just seems that the two words, modest and fashionable,  just don’t seem to go together in this day and age.

However, at RnD Finds, modest and fashionable go hand in hand. Daisy and Rebeca, a mother and daughter team, sell new handmade custom clothing as well as and pre-loved items. Their shop carries the motto:” You can be a fashionista in a modest way.”

“You can be a fashionista in a modest way.” RnD Finds

This beautiful blue peplum dress from RnD Finds speaks for itself. The vibrant color really stand outs.  The material is soft, not see through, and most certainly easy to clean. However, the custom fit of this RnD Finds dress is everything!  I measured it so that it would cover my knees even with I’m sitting.  The notch neckline adds style without being too low cut. The zippered back makes the dress easy put on and take.  The cap sleeves were perfect for our transitional Spring temperatures. Best of all, the peplum waist line is great for concealing a not so flat tummy. Understandably, I’m in love with this dress.  Best of all, the process was so easy.

  1. I selected the style of dress I wanted from RnD Finds Instagram page.
  2. The lovely ladies at RnD sent me photos of the material they had available.
  3. I was emailed a form to fill for the measurements of my dress.  They also included a detailed YouTube Video to help me correctly measurement for my dress. If uncomfortable measuring, you can visit see your local dry cleaners or fabric store to help you take the measurement for your dress.  I strongly recommend that you do this!  A 2nd opinion, from a professional, is always best.
  4. I submitted my measurements along with my payment to RnD Finds.
  5. Wait
  6. Enjoy my new dress!

“A dress should be tight enough to show you’re a woman and loose enough to prove you’re a lady.” ― Edith Head, The Dress Doctor

PhotoGrid_1486601175032PhotoGrid_1486602005009PhotoGrid_1486603005004PhotoGrid_1486601261650If you desire modest yet fashionable clothing, consider RnD Finds! And do be afraid to have a dress custom made. A perfect fit really is everything and above all: “leave a little mystery in life- dress modestly.” Thanks so much for stopping by.

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23 Comments

  1. Janel Mayne
    February 10, 2017 / 3:56 pm

    Wow!! What a great concept!!! I am a lover of classy and chic style and this fits the bill. The color is beautiful on you and I love peplum top!!! Very chic. I will have to follow them on Instagram.
    http://www.mymaynewardrobe.com

    • February 10, 2017 / 4:13 pm

      Great! I am all for small boutiques. They have beautiful pieces and original too. Give them a try.

    • February 10, 2017 / 5:02 pm

      Thank you so much! I love the peplum.

  2. February 10, 2017 / 5:56 pm

    Love this look! The blue color is seriously gorgeous on you!!

    • February 10, 2017 / 6:03 pm

      Thank you MacKenzie! It’s great when something is made just for you and looks good too!

  3. Ana Prodanovich
    February 10, 2017 / 7:55 pm

    This color looks stunning on you!! Xx

    anaprodanovich.com

  4. February 10, 2017 / 7:57 pm

    Holy wow! Absolutely love this… something to look into! I absolutely LOVE that blue on you, this dress fits you like a glove!

    xoxo,
    Stacie

    • February 11, 2017 / 12:04 am

      They did an excellent job making this dress!

  5. Nicole Fuentes
    February 10, 2017 / 8:50 pm

    What en elegant dress! You look so regal. The color is perfect too, enough to stand out but not overly bright; love the touch of leopard!
    xx, Nicole
    http://www.nicolesometimes.com

  6. February 11, 2017 / 2:38 am

    Oh my goodness both you and this dress are absolutely stunning! So elegant! I adore the concept behind this dress, especially in today’s society! Beautiful post 🙂

    Chanté xo | http://www.chante-louise.com

    • February 11, 2017 / 7:38 am

      Thank you so much! It really is possible to be modest and fashionable.

  7. February 11, 2017 / 5:42 am

    I love that color on you! Its SO flattering!!

    • February 11, 2017 / 7:37 am

      Thank you! The blue is stunning!

    • March 9, 2017 / 12:48 am

      Thank you! A touch of leopard is just what this dress needed.

  8. February 11, 2017 / 5:55 pm

    What a fabulous brand, such an awesome idea! The dress obviously is so perfect for you and that color! swooooon!

    • February 22, 2017 / 4:07 pm

      Thank you! This is so hard to accomplish in today’s time. You have to fight for it!

  9. February 12, 2017 / 2:44 pm

    This sounds like such a good service and I totally love what you’re saying about being a modest fashionista.
    PS. LOVE your blog name!

    xx, Pia
    http://gymbagsandjetlags.com

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