Like a lot of folks I love the look of clothing from Free People. It greatly appeals to my aesthetic, but not so much my wallet. I love the idea of buying one piece I love as opposed to a bunch of pieces because they are inexpensive, but let's face it; for most of us thinking about the budget is always going to be how it is, and that goes double if you have a family.
That is why I was so excited when my local Target expanded the section with their Knox Rose line. It has the same easy, bohemian chic feel of FP, but for a fraction of the price. I picked up the amazing dress above last night; the original price is $29.99, which is great, but it is currently on sale for $23.99 which is even better! It is so comfortable and can be dressed up or dressed down. Today I paired it with my favorite hat and my Forever 21 sandal booties for a comfortable but still stylish look while I run errands and go about the business of my day. I am wearing an XXL; for the record I wear a size 16/18.
So while FP can still be in your pocket for sales or treats, don't sleep on the Knox Rose line! I know that I will be making many more purchases from it that I will share with you all. <3
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