DIYFloral Arrangement: Instagram-Worthy Bouquets to Brighten your Day!

Flowers are always a great way to add beauty to your home, event, or of course, wedding! We’ve found some of the hottest new trends and mixed them with the basics for the perfect Instagram-worthy photo-ops to rejuvenate and reconnect with nature!

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Classic: Big bold blooms, and plenty of them! This traditional style bouquet can be quickly picked up at you local farmers market, or better yet, style it yourself by picking a color scheme and combining different sizes, shapes, and textures of flowers, get creative!

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On-trend: A 2018 take on a classic bouquet featuring trending blooms such as succulents, air plants, and even kale! All of your coworkers will be jealous with this cute arrangement on your desk!

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One-Hit Wonder: It’s super simple and always looks chic, take a bouquet and separate the individual flowers into bud vases, glasses or bottles. Mix it up with a trendy monstera leaf or eucalyptus!

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Super Sweet: Mix it up by adding fruit! Lemons, limes, oranges, grapefruit, or even berries (cut or whole) lining the bottom of the vase add color and texture for a fragrant and unique look!

Show us your blooms! We’re dying to see how you create your own floral decor on instagram @Lulus with #lovelulus! (And don’t forget to shop cute floral print looks to match your DIY arrangements below.)

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ContestsName the Dress: #392

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The contest has ended. Be sure to enter again next week!

Winning Dress Name: Shape of Love

Winner: Allie

Note: Entries are made public via comments and therefore, we cannot delete any entries. Submitting a name used by any other site or brand will disqualify your entry. Must be U.S. Resident, 13+ with parent/guardian consent or 18+ to enter. Winner must reply to hello@lulus.com email within 48 hours to claim prize. No Purchase Necessary. Void where prohibited. See Official Rules and Lulus.com Terms and Conditions.

FashionMaxi Dresses You’ll Adore

Let’s talk about summer’s most loved, and debatably most comfortable staple, the maxi dress! These floor length beauties can be SO much more than just a casual throw on and go look. From long and floral to bold and beautiful, you’ll be wearing these sunshine staples all summer long! Shop our round-up of the most popular maxi dresses in stock to reinvent your maxi game all summer long.

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The bold print of Only in Dreams Navy Blue Floral Print Maxi Dress (above, middle) makes it easy to style because the print speaks for itself! Simply pair it with some silver hoops and gladiators for an effortless, vacay-ready look. Toss on the Maxin’ Relaxin’ Multi Print Maxi Dress (above, right) over your fave swimsuit and head straight from the beach to the bar! Beach maxi dresses are your best friend on vacay; their light and breezy silhouettes make them perfect for hotter temps.

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Long summer nights are made for long summer dresses. Try our Casablanca Queen Black and White Print Maxi Dress (above, middle) for a simple and effortless look all day AND all night long!

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Line your social calendar with dress-up-worthy events and make a date with the Selmah Mauve Ruffled Maxi Dress (above, left), you can easily dress it up or down to suit the occasion. Whether it’s black tie dress code or a beautiful beach wedding, we have the perfect maxi dress for all the summer weddings you’ll be attending! It goes without saying, the maxi dress is a summer essential!

How will you slay maxi dresses for summer? Tell us in the comments below or share pics by tagging #lovelulus on Instagram!

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Contests#Lovelulus Winner of the Week

Congratulations to @kdvjones for being our #lovelulus winner of the week wearing our Louetta White Button-Down Mini DressHot to Dot Navy Blue and White Polka Dot Satin Scarf in Santorini, Greece! Looking for the perfect dress for your next getaway? Take a trip to the Vacation Shop for all things vacay or shop a few of our faves below!

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We want to see how YOU wear Lulus! Show off those chic #ootd looks for a chance to win a $250 shopping spree and be featured on our Instagram. To enter just follow @lulus, upload a pic of your cute Lulus looks, and use #lovelulus & #contest in the caption for a chance to win. We award new winners every single Friday. See the full rules, terms, and conditions here. Good luck!

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DIYHappy Hour: Tropical Crush Cocktail!

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Pineapple, coconut and guava, oh my! For a flavor trio that definitely won’t disappoint, try out the Lulus Tropical Crush Cocktail! Perfect for sitting back and sipping on all summer long, create this five-ingredient cocktail in just a few minutes to WOW your besties at your next GNO or pool party!

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Directions

Step 1: Turn on your vacation playlist, then add rum, grapefruit juice, and pineapple juice into a shaker. Muddle it until you can’t muddle it any more.

Step 2: Add freshly squeezed guava juice to the mixture and shake with ice.

TIP: Canned guava juice is a perfect complement to the sweet, tropical flavors, and it also adds an absolutely stunning color to the cocktail!

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Step 3: Pour into two glasses, add 3 oz of coconut LaCroix to each glass, and top with crushed ice. Finish things off with a quarter slice of guava and a quarter chunk of juicy pineapple for garnish.

Step 4: Take a taste, close your eyes, and pretend you’re on a beach…sippin’ on something strong!

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Want more refreshing recipes? Check out the Aquamarine Martini cocktail recipe or our Strawberry Mint Mojito recipe for more summery sips! Don’t forget to share how you’re sippin’ by tagging #lovelulus on Instagram!

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