Personal Shopper: A Mustard Yellow Engagement Photo Shoot Dress for Jessica

Jessica wrote: "hi wonderful outblush staff!
i know i'm not giving you even close to the amount of time you ask for, but i'm desperate and hopeful....
i convinced my fiance to get a mustard shirt (I just love the color) for our engagement shoot in two weeks (in NYC-- mustard will look so good against brick townhouses!), but now i can't find a dress to match!!!!! anything you can find would be hugely helpful!
Thank you!
1. What size (shoe or dress) are you? 8 dress
2. What is your maximum budget? 500
3. If this is for a wedding or event (i.e. a party, a birthday), when IS the event? engagement shoot on oct 12 (SORRY ITS SO LAST MINUTE)
4. If this is for a gift for a person, please tell us two things they like, and conversely, two things they DON'T like.
5. What are you looking for? Give us specifics!!! a long sleeve a line mustard dress to wear for my engagement shoot in NYC, bad examples of what i've been able to find below:
1. this with sleeves would work (although its yellow not mustard, but i like the shape!)
2. this but with more body to the skirt would work, not that i love the texture
3. this is the perfect color
6. Please tell us if there's something you really don't like. i just want it to be a simple, flattering a line dress with long sleeves (I hate my arms and it's october) that's a decent/substantial material and will photograph well

Congratulations on your engagement, Jessica! That's quite the laundry list of must-haves, but I managed to find four mustard yellow dresses with sleeves that go to at least the elbow. Two are print, and one is lace (#3, my personal favorite). I hope one of these is "the one" for your engagement photo shoot - send us a picture of the end result!

1. August Glow Printed Dress ($45)
2. Jessica Simpson Short Sleeve Tie Collar Shirt Dress w/ Pockets ($52)
3. Taylor Dresses Women's Long Sleeve Lace Dress ($138)
4. Shabby Apple Eden Court Dress ($82)

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janetor-lady-blogger.jpg Janetor here: I may spend my days wearing yoga pants and T-shirts, chasing a frenetic toddler and two cats, but I dearly love fashion and pride myself on never paying full price for clothes, shoes, or accessories. Ping me if you're seeking out formal wear, plus-size fashions, or beauty products - or if you just want to discuss the latest season of Downton Abbey or Doctor Who over a pitcher of sangria and some nachos.

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