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6.29.2011

Kiki's Fashions Review and Giveaway

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 I bring you a nice surprise today. I know I normally focus on recipes, lifestyle, and music, but since getting pregnant I have come along with new experiences. In addition to new recipes and eating changes while being pregnant I have also needed to modify with my wardrobe and that means nice, affordable, maybe cheap maternity clothes. This is all natural when it comes to getting pregnant.


After I found out at my last appointment that I was right on the dot at healthy weight gain, I thanked God for keeping me at a healthy eating lifestyle while being pregnant. Even though I am still going through some morning sickness, I am eating a lot more vegetables. After coming back from Germany and not getting enough greens, I really have been enjoying salads and asparagus! I simply can't get enough of my asparagus.


Back to clothing. I have not really gone overboard with buying but I have tried to get the essentials. Part of my wardrobe has included some nice skinny pants, a pair of shorts, some skirts, and plenty of tops. Tops seem to be terribly essential since I seem to be spoiling more of them. I have a harder time keeping food away from my shirt.


Is anyone feeling me??? I keep staining my shirts! I have to stay away from buying white shirts too! Ha ha ha.


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The most essential clothing item for me lately is having a some dresses. I did take my nice dress to Germany to attend the opera, which still fit! I was so happy!


There is a reason though I am pregnant over the summer. Michigan weather has been lovely lately but it is the perfect season for maxi dresses. What are maxi dresses? These dresses can be informal or formal lengthy dresses that can be worn anytime and by all women, but they are PERFECT for pregnant ladies.


These maxi dresses work well as maternity dresses too because as the belly grows it grows into the dress. Perfect, right?


I had a chance to try a dress from Kiki's Fashions so I chose a long maxi dress that I could wear in the evenings or to an afternoon summer event. I chose a Black Blue Print Maxi Dress and LOVED the feel. It did not bunch up in the back and the bust area was perfect! The beauty of this dress is that I will also be able to wear it POSt-pregnancy!


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I am not a big polyester wearer, but even though this dress is 92% polyester and 8% spandex, the dress felt cool and smooth on my skin. I plan to wear a black sweater when fall comes along. I felt super comfortable in this dress and am already planning to buy a shorter dress! Nothing is really over $30 so really take advantage of buying something fun!


Kiki's Fashions has generously offered to give away ONE $25 Giftcard to one of my readers. Yet again, these dresses are perfect as non-maternity or as maternity dresses, but if you have a friend who is in search of dresses, this is the site to check out!


How to enter?


1. Mandatory entry: CHeck the website and tell me which dress you would pick!


Extra entries: (leave an extra comment)


2. Follow my blog by email or on Google reader (tell me you did so)
3. Follow me on Twitter.
4. Tweet the giveaway . "#Win a $25 gift certificate to Kiki's Fashions for #maternity clothing 7/11 @singerinkitchen http://bit.ly/lhSJQu #giveaway Pls RT"
5. Like Kiki's Fashions's on Facebook.
6. Share giveaway on Facebook. (Share your link)


Giveaway will close on July 10th, 2011 at midnight, EST. I will announce the winner on Monday, July 11th, 2011.

28 comments:

S Carter said...

All the dresses are so cute! I would pick the Black Pink Print Maternity Dress

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Emily Malloy said...

These are so great!!

Jacob and Amy said...

All the dresses are soo cute! My favorite is the black printed short sleeve dress. Thanks for letting me know about this!

Kristi Ehnis said...

I love the red print or the purple print strapless maxi maternity dress!

Kristi Ehnis said...

I am a follower on google! By the way you look lovely in the photos!

Kristi Ehnis said...

I liked Kiki fashions on facebook!

Kristi Ehnis said...

I shared your link for the giveaway on Facebook!!

Bethany S. said...

I would get the Blue Halter Flower Maternity Dress for my sister, who is due in October. So excited!

Bethany S. said...

I follow your blog by email!

Jessica @ Dairy Free Betty said...

I don't know if I can enter being from CA but I hope so!!

We're hoping to get preggers soon!! :) If so, this is the dress I would choose (although, there are SO many pretty ones!)

http://www.kikisfashions.com/p-5624-purple-printed-strapless-maxi-maternity-dress.aspx

Jessica @ Dairy Free Betty said...

Also I follow you on twitter

Elaine said...

I love the striped halter. http://www.kikisfashions.com/p-5383-black-striped-halter-maternity-maxi-dress.aspx

Vicki S said...

I'd love to get the Multi Colored Print Maternity Dress

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polly said...

i like the red printed maxi dress
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Karen F said...

I like the Black Lace Maxi Maternity Dress
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Karen F said...

I am following you on twitter
@mommysmoments
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Karen F said...

I like KiKi's fashions on fb
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T @ The Happy Clipper said...

I like
Gray Long Sleeve Maternity Dress
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T @ The Happy Clipper said...

like Kiki's on facebook
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T @ The Happy Clipper said...

gfc follower
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T @ The Happy Clipper said...

follow you on twitter
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Tj and Amy said...

I love the Green Print Strapless Maxi Maternity Dress. amypugmire@live.com

Tj and Amy said...

i follow u via gfc. amypugmire@live.com

Tj and Amy said...

fb fan of kikis. amy bolda pugmire. amypugmire@live.com

Tj and Amy said...

i tweeted. amypugmire@live.com
http://twitter.com/#!/1amypugmire/status/88411513236361216

Jenn said...

I think I would love to get the Black Printed Short Sleeve Maternity Dress

Elizabeth B said...

I love their White Black Flower Print Maxi Maternity Dress


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Elizabeth B said...

I follow you on twitter

@elannbe

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