Top Pic STRÖM Minni dress in Bloom Review

As I get older and my style get’s more refined I realize more and more the importance of having a wardrobe that contains true staples that are timeless and versatile. As a fashion blogger that loves vintage and eclectic looks, I have filled my closet to the brim with prints and colors. I’m not going to lie, I will always love a bold print or hue, but there’s something to be said about minimal pieces that can stand the test of time. For instance, a good black blazer can go from the office to happy hour with friends. It looks equally great when worn with a pencil skirt or with a pair of skinny jeans. The same goes for a great pair of denim. If it’s high quality, fits your body just right, and has a great wash it can be styled for day or night with ease and can last for years. Well my denim friends, I have a new closet staple that I feel every gal should own and that’s the denim dress. I introduce to you my STRÖM Minni dress in Bloom review.

Every gal owns the classic LBD, or even the classic shift or shirt dress, but have you ever considered a denim dress? What’s really great about this STRÖM Minni dress is that it has a classic cut that will flatter most body types. It’s high neckline and modest hemline make it perfect for any occasion, and for day or night. I paired mine with some flatform sandals and some sick shades for an effortless cool vibe. I can also see myself pairing this with a fun statement necklace or earring, a great pair of pumps, and a clutch for evening. It would also be perfect to wear on those days when I’m busy running errands with my two little girls. On those days I would pair it with a silk scarf or panama hat, and some Nike trainers or Adidas Stan Smith’s.

I’m wearing a size small. The dress length is 33″ and the sleeve length is 9″. I’m 5’10” and I typically wear a size 27 or 28 in denim, depending on the style and brand. I thought I would be a size medium in this dress, as that is my typical size in dresses (I’m a 4 or 6), but I felt that the medium was a tad frumpy and wasn’t very flattering on me. I felt that the small fit me best overall. I have a large bust, small waist, and wide hips. I liked how the dress fit me in the chest and waist area, I just wish it had fit a little better in the hips region. It’s often hard for me to find a dress that will fit me right in my chest and waist area, as it does in my hips area. I usually have to sacrifice one over the other. However, my husband felt the small looked great on me — and sometimes you just need a man’s opinion, am I right? I mean, we women tend to be our own worst critics.

Overall I really like this STRÖM Minni dress in Bloom, and as a busy mom who’s always on the go, I feel it’s the perfect item to keep me from always wearing activewear pants and t-shirts. It has a polished feel to it, but is totally appropriate with a pair of flip flops in the grocery store, as it is with some ankle strap heels to dinner with the hubby.

So, what do y’all think? Are you a fan of the denim dress? If you already own one, how do you style yours?

Bottom Pic STRÖM Minni dress in Bloom Review


Previous articleShalice Noel in BLANKNYC Distressed Jeans
Next articleRita Ora in Tiny Denim Shorts
I'm a denim reviewer here at Denimology where I get the pleasure of trying out some of the hottest new styles from top denim brands. I love that I'm able to give our readers my honest opinion, so they know what the pros and cons are before they make their purchases. I'm a firm believer that a great pair of denim can make you look and feel fabulous. I'm a Florida girl that loves the ocean, vintage, and shoes! I also blog over at Belle de Couture, so come say hello!