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BIG POLKA FOR ALL

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Everyone’s favorite polka dot is back for spring! Slip into the classic stretch rayon styles of this playful and versatile collection of dresses and separates, styled with a nod to the colors and spirit of the Caribbean using modern eclectic jewelry and vintage fabric hair wraps. Big Polka is a great canvas for your favorite pin-up style accessories, or for something a bit bolder–read on to see what some of our favorite divas wore, and shop for your perfect accessories here

 

Rebecca is proof that it takes two to polka! Here, she’s styled the Mai Tie Top over the 1940’s Skirt for a separates look that’s as playful as it is elegant. The unique Gissa Bicalho Birds Necklace and the shiny Miss L Fire Copacabana Heels add a sense of tropical flair to these sweet polka dots. An oversized hair flower makes a bold statement, and even though this skirt boasts POCKETS, the sleek Large Half Moon Bamboo Clutch ties her whole look together.

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva?

I normally wear a 12 or 14. Depends on the cut!

 

What size did you wear in this collection?
I wore a 14 in all pieces.

 

How tall are you?
I am 5’3 in a half!

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)
Hourglass and proud

 

What do you love about what you wore?
I love EVERYTHING about what I wore. I was lucky enough to try two different tops. As a bustier lady, I get nervous about tie tops and button ups. WOW! I had full coverage in the Mai tie top and I felt so sexy. The June Blouse was shockingly adorable and there was no pull at the buttons thanks to the handy hidden snaps in between! The Miss L-Fire Copacabana heels are to die for.

 

What are your measurements (bust and waist)?
I am a 34 DDD with a 32 inch waist

 

 

Xandra is stunning in the effortless Trixie Dress! Everyone’s favorite tried-and-true style is easy and flattering. Here, Xandra brightened up the blue and white with white and yellow bangles and the Pineapple Bouquet Earrings for a super lightweight and fun tropical accent. The green Selina Platforms from Miss L Fire make it easy to put her best foot forward, and the bright yellow Mod Exclamation Purse is great for a day at the beach or dancing the night away.

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva?

18 or 20

 

What size did you wear in this collection?

XXL

 

How tall are you?

5’3″

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)

Hourglass.

 

What do you love about what you wore?

I loved the classic pattern and the way the dress flowed.

 

What are your measurements (bust and waist)?

46″ 40″

 

Lauren is too sweet in the Camilla Romper! Styled with the Re-Mix Gina Sandals in citron, colorful bangles, and the Pom Island Hoop Earrings, this outfit is perfect for ushering in the spring! Of course, this romper has pockets for stashing your valuables, but doesn’t it look darling finished off with the Geometrical Beaded Clutch from Ricky Designs?

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva? 

Usually a 2 or XS in dresses, sometimes a 4. In skirts and shorts I am either a 4 or 6 depending on fabric.

 

What size did you wear in this collection?

I took a 2 in the Romper and 1940’s Dress, and a 4 in the Hollywood.

 

How tall are you?

5’7″

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)

Straight.

 

What do you love about what you wore?

I love the playful look of the romper and its practical features – hidden hip pockets, easy-to-get-in-to back zipper, and flowy shorts that give the illusion of a skirt!

 

 

Kathy and Charlotte are a dream in matching Big Polka! This sweet mommy-and-me look is perfect for baby showers, playdates, and parties! Kathy matched the 1940’s Dress with the Re-Mix Starlet Heels in citron, the Spectrum Beehive Necklace, and a Cropped Cardigan for a look that’s absolutely versatile, and Charlotte is rockin’ the Rockabilly Baby Ella Dress with her pink Converse! Work or play, these outfits are cheery as can be!

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva?

10 or 12

 

What size did you wear in this collection?

10

 

How tall are you?

5’3

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)

Hourglass.

 

What do you love about what you wore?

The 1940’s is my go to! It is so flattering on everyone.

 

What are your measurements (bust and waist)?

42/32

Sigh…we’re swooning over separates in Big Polka! Here, Jesse paired the June Blouse with the High Waist Shorts for an outfit that’s as versatile as it is sweet. These shorts are so comfortable and practical and yet stylish–plus there’s a pocket! The June Blouse has bright red buttons that Jesse complemented with red Toni Pons shoes and a red Carved Motif Red BangleTropical Rainbow Pom Hoop Earrings and the Half Moon Rainbow Clutch are the colorful details that finish off this outfit, making it perfectly beach-ready!

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva? 

Size 4 in dresses, 6 in skirts!

 

What size did you wear in this collection?

Size 4 in the June Blouse, 6 in the shorts. That’s my usual sizing for separates, and I had still a touch of wiggle room in the shorts! Super comfy.

 

How tall are you?

5’3, maybe 5’4. Medium short.

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)

Hourglass.

 

What do you love about what you wore?

I LOVE collars. Gimme all the button-up tops! The June Blouse is such a flattering, cute cut with a ‘lil modesty up top! I also love the waistband of the new High-Waist Shorts– It’s cut a little taller like the 1940’s skirts.

 

 

 

Nina makes a true retro statement in the Helena Dress! Floor-length, Nina wore this beauty with the Miranda Heels from Re-Mix, adding to the drama. The straps could also be tied any number of ways to make your style even more unique — the possibilities are infinite! The butterscotch Petal Stretch Bangle adds a pop of color to the rich palette of navy and white, and matches the one-of-a-kind Vintage Woven Date Palm PurseSherbert Sunglasses top it all off, allowing this outfit to flex easily between day and night. 

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva?

16

 

What size did you wear in this collection?

16

 

How tall are you?

5’6

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)

My body type is hour glass.

 

What do you love about what you wore?

I’m obsessed with polka dots. I had never tried on this style dress, and I loved it. The straps are interchangeable and it’s like having more than one style in the dress.

 

What are your measurements (bust and waist)?

Bust:46 inches; Waist:38 inches.

 

Jillian glows like a movie star in the Big Polka Hollywood DressA tribute to the 1940’s island style of the Copacabana, this gorgeous dress is finished with an elegant off-the-shoulder ruffle that Jillian plays up with bright, tropical-inspired accessories. The aqua Seed Bead Cluster Earrings and the Tropical Sunset Layered Necklace pop against the rich navy blue fabric, and the Mosaic Beaded Clutch from Ricky Designs ties all the colors together, dressing up a versatile dress with vintage flair. 

 

What size do you normally wear in Trashy Diva?
I normally wear and 18 or 20!

 

What size did you wear in this collection?
18 was a better fit in this collection.

 

How tall are you?
5’11”

 

How would you describe your body type (Hourglass, Apple, Pear, Inverted Triangle, or Straight?)
Apple-ish hourglass.

 

What do you love about what you wore?
I love the way the Hollywood lays on the shoulders. It’s a comfortable dress with all of the delicate details, and the polka dot print just pops in this cut!

 

What are your measurements (bust and waist)? (If you’re comfortable giving them)
Bust 46 waist 38.