House Of Fraser Girls Dress Review…

I love dresses my daughter loves dresses. Polka dots, floral and patterns being our favourites. I know what styles she likes, she knows my style to a tee.

She had a couple of new dresses for Christmas season nothing since. I was going to treat her to a nice new dress in the sales but nothing had caught my eye, that was until I was introduced to the Joules range from House of Fraser.

Last week House Of Fraser asked me if I would like to review something from their children’s range. I would not normally shop in House Of Fraser except for Christmas pressies and the odd bits and bobs. As my regular blog readers know I tend to buy budget and try to put my unique styling on them.

This then was a pleasant surprise. They have a beautiful range at competitive prices and I was torn between this dress and another lovely style with foxes on. Being House Of Fraser you know every item is quality, the old adage of “you get what you pay for” springs to mind. Excellent.

I knew how much she likes my flowered dress so I knew she would love this one. She did! She wore it all weekend.

  • Joules Girls sleeveless floral bow dress.
  • Fullly lined.
  • Day dress.
  • Machine Wash 30°C.
  • 100% Cotton.
  • Girl.
  • Sweet bow belt.
  • Buttons up the back.
  • In sale : £29.36

My thoughts on the dress:
The dress caught my eye straight away. Such a sweet vintage style dress, with a beautiful pink and floral pattern. The dress also comes with a lovely turquoise satin bow belt which is tied at the front.

The dress is a top quality 100% cotton and fully lined. I would love all of our clothes to be cotton. I always think cotton is the best fabric for me and my daughter to wear, it feels nice, lasts, is natural and adds a touch of class to anything made from it. Obviously there are many grades of cotton, whilst I am no expert, you can tell instantly that the dress is high grade cotton. (Soft to touch, Good colour retention, excellent strength etc.)

The dress is buttoned up at the back with some sweet little vintage style buttons. my daughter is 9-10yrs  I always go a size up as she is big for her age. This size fit perfectly.

All in all the dress is beautiful, high quality and worth ever penny. We need to go somewhere nice now to wear it …

About this post :

I got to pick a girls dress from House Of Fraser to review. I was not paid for this post and all thoughts are my own honest option. 


Hi, I am Claire and I created Claire Justine in 2011. I hope you enjoy reading my posts as much as I love writing them. Please leave a comment below and share your thoughts with us.



  1. Tamar SB
    January 19, 2015 / 11:53 pm

    What a lovely dress! Will be perfect for spring time!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 7:58 pm

      Thanks Tamar, love the patten 🙂

  2. Jenna Richards
    January 20, 2015 / 8:42 am

    Beautiful dress, love how colourful it is. Great choice. 🙂 #TriedTestedJenna at Tinyfootsteps xx

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 7:59 pm

      Thanks Jenna 🙂

  3. Blogger Mummy Lauren
    January 20, 2015 / 9:51 am

    Wow I love the design, I wouldn't mind something like that for myself. I was very surprised to find house of Fraser have some gorgeous clothes and they are very well priced!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 7:59 pm

      Thanks Lauren, I would love one for me in this material too 🙂

  4. Kim Carberry
    January 20, 2015 / 10:25 am

    That is so pretty! I love how colourful it is! A fantastic choice x

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 8:00 pm

      Thanks Kim 🙂

  5. Sonia
    January 20, 2015 / 11:16 am

    That is such a pretty dress x

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 8:00 pm

      Thanks Sonia 🙂

  6. Leovi Leovi
    January 20, 2015 / 2:22 pm

    Lovely dress, pretty pictures!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 8:14 pm

      Thanks Leovi 🙂

  7. Kate Thompson
    January 20, 2015 / 7:36 pm

    What a lovely dress! I only have one daughter but she's really not into pink OR dresses 🙁

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 8:15 pm

      Thanks Kate 🙂

  8. Margarett Murphy
    January 20, 2015 / 7:41 pm

    Wow what a fabulous dress…bet she loves that !!!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 20, 2015 / 8:16 pm

      Thanks, yes she loves it 🙂

  9. Michelle Reeves - Bod for tea
    January 21, 2015 / 6:11 am

    Gorgeous dress! It looks really 'swishy' which is, after all, the most important thing for a party dress to be, right? 🙂

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 21, 2015 / 6:25 pm

      It is Michelle 🙂 I love swishy dresses too, lol

  10. Kate Fever
    January 21, 2015 / 9:28 am

    That is a really beautiful dress, I love the contrast between the pink and the blue sash. Thanks for linking up with #TriedTested

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 21, 2015 / 6:25 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Kate 🙂

  11. Colette B
    January 21, 2015 / 8:23 pm

    What an absolute stunner of a dresss!! I don't love pink as a rule but I could make an exception for that! Thanks so much for linking up with #TriedTested this week x

    • Clairejustine oxox
      January 21, 2015 / 8:26 pm

      Aww thanks for stopping by and hosting 🙂

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