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I am a wife and mother that is passionate about sharing content that helps us each live a beautiful and virtuous life. As an etiquette instructor, I love to seek out the beautiful things that surround us. You can often find me making a meal with my husband, building LEGOs with my son, and reading a good book - all in a beautiful dress! Thank you for being a part of this community, I am so happy you are here!

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Thank you, Marie Zélie, for sponsoring this post!

I’m always looking for designers and shops that create elegant, unique, and beautiful clothes. Marie Zélie is a fashion brand that designs wardrobe staples that are both classic and creative. Their clothing, which ranges from dresses to blouses, and everything in between, is feminine, comfortable, and versatile.

I love the variety that Marie Zélie offers. Their skirts can be worn to the office or to date night and their dresses can be worn at home or to an event! Even with all the versatility, comfort remains a constant. Made with love in Poland, each piece of clothing is made from natural fabrics that are soft and beautiful.

One of my favorite pieces that Marie Zélie sent is the Caranthir Botanical Garden Dress. The dress is impecabbly designed, with the most stunning details. I love wearing long sleeved dresses in winter and the cuff makes this one so unique. The sash that ties delicately around the waist adds the perfect touch of femininity and grace! I wore this dress for our Christmas photos this year and it will remain a closet staple!

Midi skirts are my go-to, and I love putting on Marie Zélie’s Guarea Plum Skirt. It pairs perfectly with the Iona Sylvatica Black Blouse. A reason why I love wearing skirts so much is because you can mix and match them with different shirts and blouses to create an instant wardrobe.

Marie Zélie is especially perfect for the woman who loves to embrace femininity and reflect elegance. Wearing Marie Zélie makes the most ordinary days feel glamorous and allows you to feel your best on the most important occasions. Be sure to visit their beautiful shop!

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