Colleen writes, "I'm totally in love with the chevron trend. I'm looking for a spring break/summer time dress to wear to visit my long distance boyfriend who is lives in Jamaica. I love anything teal and/or coral. The more color, the better. I'm busty and very curvy (around size 12), so preferably without spaghetti straps and I will definitely need to be able to wear a bra. I've found a few I liked, but either don't have a size L or I'm not sure of the material. Any ideas?? Thanks so much!"
Oooh, Colleen, a Jamaican vacation with the boyfriend! Hopefully I've got you headed in the direction of the perfect dress to wear while you're soaking in both the sun's rays and your guy's attention. Have fun!
1. Chevron Kimono Dress ($30)
2. Chevron Striped Dress ($40, on sale!)
3. Meet Me at the Shore Dress ($44) Add a belt for a defined waist.
4. Simple Hello Chevron Print Dress ($43)
5. Olive & Oak Chevron Stripe Maxi Dress ($78)
6. Sabine Knit Maxi Tank Dress ($79)
7. Madewell Silk Chevron Twist-Back Tankdress ($100)
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