Friday, June 13, 2014

More Mother-Daughter Matchy-Matchy Dress Finds!

I shared with you tips on how to How to Work the Matchy-Matchy Mini-Me Fashion Trend and well, here are more of my favourite dresses from our local Glitter Glam and its child label spinoff, Mary Had A Little Lamb!

All still made be fabulously good materials that are thick, yet soft and strong enough for any tumble and play {from both of us haha} but I think these styles are a bit more formal than what I featured earlier... paired with a pretty pair of heels & simple accessories, these are dresses I'd wear to weddings, dinners, cocktail parties etc.

Lil Pumpkin and I always get HEAPS of compliments whenever we wear our Glitter Glam / Mary Had A Little Lamb dresses out.. either together, or separately #nokidding

I guess other people are drawn to the strong colours and bold prints as well. The reddish/pink geometric details of this dress definitely caught my eye the moment I stepped into the shop.

In school, we learn that geometry is a branch of mathematics concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. However in fashion, it can represent a mod throwback to the 1960s, or a nod towards the future. Geometric patterns can be both clean and minimalistic, or bold and wild. I guess this dress belongs to the latter :)

This print on this is pretty abstract but I think the teal and purple swirls goes very beautifully together.

I hardly wear purple so this is a good addition to my wardrobe. Another reason I chose it is because of the flattering slimmer fit, which I think in turn makes me look slimmer too hahahaha.

The print comes in another skater dress silhouette as well that features a lightweight flare and oval neckline. Both cut come with front side pockets, which can be so handy!

When Lil Pumpkin saw these blue dresses, she shouted, "Oh they look like seashells! So pretty~" Indeed, they are. They have an interesting mid-high collar too, which gives off a bit of an oriental feel like the Chinese-style cheongsams that I so adore.

Hmmm how long more do you think Lil Pumpkin will continue to wear matchy-matchy clothes with me before she thinks it's too kitsch??  :P She's growing up so fast and getting even more headstrong... sometimes I wonder aloud where she gets her stubborn streak from and the boy will answer, "YOU!". Okkkk #thanksnothanks

If you don't think it's too kitsch and would like to dress matchy-matchy with your little ones too, drop by Glitter Glam and Mary Had A Little Lamb, which just started a boys collection last month as well.

Promo: Spend S$100 and receive a S$30 gift voucher at their boutique store in Harbourfront Centre. Valid until 30 June 2014.

P.S. In case you're wondering, our matchy-matchy jelly sandals are from Holsters :) A great option for matching mother-daughter style footwear!

P.P.S. The last 3 photos were taken just before sunset. I love the soft glow and how the light bounces. No wonder they call it the "golden hour" for taking photographs! Must try to shoot more during this time :)

What's your favourite outfit print or silhouette?   
Anything you won't wear with the kids?
   
Glitter Glam / Mary Had A Little Lamb
1 Maritime Square #02-110 Harbourfront Centre
Sun - Thu: 11am - 10pm
Fri & Sat: 10.30am - 10pm
Tel: 6271 1153  
Website: http://glitterglamshop.com  
* Also available at all Isetan Singapore stores
   
Disclosure: Glitter Glam & Mary Had A Little Lamb provided the dresses for review. No monetary compensation was received, and all opinions are my own.    
 

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13 comments:

Susan said...

I must go check them out someday. The matchy matchy dresses look fab!

Rebecca Senyard said...

I've sometimes accidentally dresses similar to my daughter or I dress my daughters in similar outfits. I love all the pictures. Lil Pumpkin looks gorgeous in her outfits and looks proud to look like mummy. :)

Madeline Heng said...

Nice! I was them at isetan and thought they were pretty :)

Emily @ Have A Laugh On Me said...

You two are picture of cuteness!! I never wear dresses, shame on me, but maybe I might one day, if I do I'll be sure to take a photo for you!! x

Ai Sakura said...

Susan: yes good time to go now with the promo!

Rebecca: Thank you :)

Madeline: Yeah! But too bad at Isetan they don't display the mummy-kids clothes together. Impact will be better haha

Emily: You can show me in Aug :)

Serene Seah said...

Ahh nice !!! I was attracted by the very nice prints and colors !

Vera gotta grow up fast to wear matchy matchy with me !!

Masshole Mommy said...

You two are SOOOO cute. I love your dresses and it's adorable how you guys match.

alissa apel said...

How cute! They need to have son/mom matching shirts! :)

Theresa Mahoney said...

I always love seeing how you and lil pumpkin wear matching dresses. I hope she always loves dressing like her mama, cause you two are just the cutest duo ever!

Kylie Purtell said...

Oh my goodness, I LOVE these dresses, they are gorgeous! And so are the models! I especially love the 2nd one. Just beautiful!

mail4rosey said...

This is so totally cool, and every look is great!

Grace said...

Beautiful! Love the bold patterns. And how gorgeous do you 2 look? Even matching sandals! x

Stacy said...

Now... how many matchy-matchy sets do you have, exactly? :)