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hi friends!

Today I am sharing my second look under the Caite brand. They sent me three items to review and this embroidered kimono was one of them. If you missed yesterday’s colorful tunic, click HERE.

Love Kyla

This is one of 3 labels under the Caite brand. Love Kyla has tops, kimonos, dresses and more and is made for ladies who love unique pieces that are made with quality in mind.

This Myra kimono caught my eye with the detailed embroidery, stitching and of course the rustic colors. Tans, rusts, purples, are just part of the color scheme.

The flowy bohemian style is indicative of this brand, and the silky material feels as light as a feather. It is a style that is “fuller than expected” with a more billowy style than fitted. But that is the kimono style here. I am wearing a Small, as by the size chart, but could have also worn the XS. I didn’t want the sleeves to be too short though.

I wore a rust cotton tank under my new kimono and chose white shorts to keep the focus on the kimono. Hmmm, see a theme? Yesterday I wore the print with white jeans. I love the piece to “pop” and up against the white it does just that.

The key is, as I mentioned yesterday, if you have a fuller top, or jacket, you want the bottom to balance. This would look great transitioning to Fall, with some dark skinny jeans and a pair of booties.

I chose 3 items from the Caite brand and will feature another blouse on here or  on Instagram. Please follow me there if you don’t already.

This stunning piece is light, flowy and the colors are fabulous!

If you love this print, but want something other than a kimono, they have a beautiful blouse and a button down tunic as well.

On a side note, if you are diggin’ how curly my hair is, I used my new Remington hot rollers, mentioned in the post- Summer Beauty Products I am Loving. They were only $20!


I wrote on Friday that I am trying to titrate off a medication. I am sure I am being tested! Boy, it is tough. But on a brighter note, we went to my sisters for dinner on Sunday and my niece, whom you met, had her 9th birthday party! I saw she admired my rattan circle bag, so I bought her one and some pearl hair accessories. Good times!

In August we will be going to Bark in the Ballpark and that is when you can bring your dog to the Knight’s baseball game. Not until the end of the month, but sounds like fun! Later this month or early next, we are planning on renting a boat to take out for the day on Lake Norman. I do appreciate just where we live, and sometimes it feels like a resort. Lots to be grateful for!

I love the gold stitching in these Andre Assos sandals c/o, they went perfectly with this kimono.

Do check out the new arrivals on Caite 

Do you wear flowy clothing or do you prefer more fitted?

I’d love to hear how you would style this kimono. Tell me in the comments section. 

Myra Kimono c/o Love Kyla   * all opinions are mine and truthful. c/o Kimono was gifted.

White shorts – Loft

Espadrilles c/o Andre Assous ( I like these and these)

gold ball earrings c/o Soft Surroundings

bag- Amazon


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    August 11, 2019 at 6:18 am

    This is a beautiful kimono. And the print is perfect for summer!

    Jessica | notjessfashion.com

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    Anna Shirley
    August 9, 2019 at 1:20 am

    This is a beautiful kimono, Jess. I love kimonos and I’m always looking for some nice piece. Great look. Have a nice weekend.


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    Amy Ann Arnold
    August 8, 2019 at 2:22 pm

    Loving that pretty kimono! How perfect with your shorts!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

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    Laura Marie (@lauramariescott)
    August 8, 2019 at 9:47 am

    This is such a GORGEOUS post and I have to agree with Nancy’s post above, great physique with superb style.
    Laura xo

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    Anna Marcus
    August 7, 2019 at 11:45 pm

    You have this knack of putting together a great outfit, Jess. I really like the way that you wore the kimono over tiny cute shorts. Lovely look

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      Jess Jannenga
      August 9, 2019 at 10:12 am

      Thank you so much Anna! I do enjoy putting outfits together 🙂 xx

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    August 7, 2019 at 11:19 pm

    I Love kimonos and this, you are wearing is Fantastic. It matches your hair and you wear it so very well. Kudos!

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    August 7, 2019 at 6:47 pm

    Beautiful kimono, I love the colours! Those wedge sandals are fabulous too! Thank you for linking up!

    Emma xxx

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    August 7, 2019 at 5:47 pm

    Oh I love this kimono on you! That’s absolutely gorgeous! Such a pretty print!
    Raindrops of Sapphire

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    August 7, 2019 at 4:38 pm

    Hello beautiful! Always picture perfect! Love how you’ve dressed up shorts with this lovely Kimono, you look amazing! I love the rattan circle bag, how sweet of you to buy one for your niece, I’m sure she’ll treasure it always! I have a rattan purse that I’ll be showing this month, they’re so great for summer!


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    Minhal Taher
    August 7, 2019 at 2:50 pm

    I love how you’ve styled this kimono. You are totally rocking this outfit!


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    Cheryl Tucker
    August 7, 2019 at 2:46 pm

    oh Jess you look so gorgeous in this look! Those colors are perfect! I am a big boho fan and this is a look I must recreate!

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    Cheryl Shops
    August 6, 2019 at 11:53 pm

    That kimono is so pretty and man, your legs are so tan! I feel like I really need some sunshine on mine now! 😉
    Cheryl Shops | http://www.cherylshops.net

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    Laura Bambrick
    August 6, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    That kimono is just stunning! I like the shorter length too! The colors in this kimono are gorgeous with your coloring!

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    August 6, 2019 at 10:02 pm

    I did a quick search on Google for “Andre Assos sandals”, but I can’t seem to find those you have on – are they still available?


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      Jess Jannenga
      August 7, 2019 at 11:26 am

      Hi Alxandra! They were from last year’s collection. I am not sure if they are available now.

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    August 6, 2019 at 9:09 pm

    Hi, Jess. We returned from our cruise to the British Isle last week with the flu, so I am playing catch up. Lovely to go to your page to find this beautiful kimono. The colors in this outfit are totally YOUR COLORS! You look amazing in them.

    How fun to take your dog to the ballpark! Dogs are such social animals and they love to see other dogs. Even our shelter dog has discovered that he likes to see other dogs! Haha!

    Have a great week,
    xx Darlene

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    Meagan Brandon
    August 6, 2019 at 8:36 pm

    I LOVE the colors in your kimono – what a perfect transitional piece for fall! And your legs are fabulous, lady!


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    Carrie @ Curly Crafty Mom
    August 6, 2019 at 6:33 pm

    That kimono just makes me think of a summer sunset with all of the warm hues and I just adore those statement earrings. THANK you so much for the sweet feature! 🙂 What a lovely surprise! 🙂


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    August 6, 2019 at 6:18 pm

    oh, I do love your kimono! Probably my favorite I have seen this year! love the colors in it and the shape!

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    Grace Liang
    August 6, 2019 at 1:21 pm

    I always enjoy seeing how you style different clothing pieces. Kimono’s are definitely a must-have in the Summer!

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    Iris Duhamel
    August 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    I love how the colors complement your skin tone and hair color. Nice outfit.

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    August 6, 2019 at 11:53 am

    What a beautiful kimono Jess! The color caught my eye and I love that you paired it with an orange cami, I am clearly waiting for Fall! I have not heard of Caite but will surely check out their pieces. I hope your week is going well so far and happy Tuesday!

    Maureen | http://www.littlemisscasual.com

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    Lisa Richardson
    August 6, 2019 at 10:27 am

    This just might be one of my favorite outfits, Jess! The colors are just perfect for you and it will go into fall so beautifully!!!

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    August 6, 2019 at 9:19 am

    Love this boho look! And those wedges are so cute too!



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    August 6, 2019 at 9:04 am

    I love the kimono Jess! As a matter of fact, it was on the list of pieces that I chose for my next collaboration with Caite & Kyla…I love their clothing! I bet your niece loved the bag; you’re such a good aunt!

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    August 6, 2019 at 8:30 am

    I’m such a fan of kimonos Jess, and this one is absolutely perfect on you. It’s like the coloring was made especially for you!

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    Amy Johnson
    August 6, 2019 at 8:08 am

    What a gorgeous kimono. I love the colors. Cute bag too!

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    August 6, 2019 at 7:38 am

    What a beautiful kimono! It looks so good on you and you know I love kimonos – I like the neutral shades in this, suits you so well! Happy birthday to your niece!

    Thank you for the link up!

    Hope that your week is off to a great start! 🙂

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    August 6, 2019 at 7:24 am

    Jess, you know I am dying over this kimono! It is stunning. The colors are so great on you, too. And I really like the gold and straw accessories. Perfect styling! This kimono will be so great in the fall, like you said, with jeans and booties!


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    August 6, 2019 at 7:22 am

    I need to check out this brand! Your kimono is gorgeous and I love your styling! Those sandals are so cute!

    Jill – Doused in Pink

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    August 6, 2019 at 7:03 am


    What a wonderful kimono!
    I liked how you styled it with shorts. I have been seeing a lots of women wearing kimonos with shorts and you have inspired me to try it!


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    Shelly @ The Queen in Between
    August 6, 2019 at 6:59 am

    Jess you look AMAZING in this outfit! Girl…you’ve got some great legs!!!

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    August 6, 2019 at 6:47 am

    That’s a beautiful Kimono Jess. I love the colours and I prefer this length. I think it looks so stylish xx

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    Andrea Nine
    August 6, 2019 at 6:32 am

    I love Caite and Kyla pieces and they are the sweetest! You look so sensational Jess, like that kimono was made for you!!

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    This Main Line Life
    August 6, 2019 at 6:21 am

    That is a great outfit. I really like the kimono and earrings.

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    August 6, 2019 at 4:27 am

    My goodness Jess this is perfect from head to toe! That kimono is gorgeous – I love all the details and it screams quality. So chic and elegant! Those legs of yours are fantastic in those shorts and your sandals are perfection. I bet your niece was over the moon excited with the rattan circle bag and pearl barrette. I know I would be at that age – heck even at my age! Ha!!

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    August 6, 2019 at 2:36 am

    Love how you styled this kimono! Thanks for hosting and have a great week!


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    Nancys Fashion Style (@nancybaten1)
    August 6, 2019 at 2:12 am

    You ve got fantastic legs! Perfect for shorts! And a good looking kimono. Your niece is lucky to have a aunt like you!

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