A few weeks ago while I was playing Persona 5, a test question popped up about the golden ratio. Being the English major and vocal Math-despiser that I am, I got this question wrong. However, I learned something I probably forgot from high school: there is a formula for creating aesthetically pleasing designs.
Now, I’m no mathematician, but when I spotted this yellow romper on Tobi’s website, the golden ratio popped into my head. It wasn’t just because of the color, obviously, but because it looked perfect to me. It was appropriately geometric: the deep v that dropped down to the high waistband, the rectangular shorts, and the triangular bell sleeves all seemed perfectly tailored and flattering. When I finally tried it on, I loved it even more.
It was all yellow ♫♪
In all honesty, it’s so far different from any other piece of clothing I own, which is why I was immediately drawn to it. It’s yellow, for starters, which was my least favorite color in the world until just a couple of months ago. I was also never brave enough to wear such a plunging neckline just because. Being a small cup size, I’ve been taking advantage of going bra-less this summer whenever possible; it’s just more comfortable!
I paired this romper with this Meghan necklace from Kendra Scott, which I received in my Rocksbox last month. I would have loved this necklace more if it was a “Megan” necklace, but I can’t have it all, right? The amber stone pairs so perfectly with the yellow romper and the best part is it’s adjustable! For this outfit, I let it hang at medium length right over my breastbone. However, you can pull it all the way back as a choker or even drop it lower. It’s so versatile.
More About Rocksbox
For only $21/month, a personal stylist at Rocksbox will send you three pieces of gently worn jewelry—ranging from rings, earrings, bracelets, and necklaces—based on your style profile. You can get super specific about what kind of jewelry you’d like to try, which finish you prefer, and leave comments and notes for your stylist to see. You can even send them a photo of yourself in an outfit and they will pick items based on what you’re wearing!
Once you receive your box, you then get the option to borrow the pieces for as long as you’d like, buy them at a discounted price, or swap the pieces to try more. You can even add pieces to your wish list or request pieces to be sent; think of it as having unlimited access to designer jewels! It is the perfect subscription service for anyone looking to experiment with accessories without having the commitment, or for those who want to flaunt the trendiest pieces without breaking the bank. They even give you $21 in credit per month to spend towards the pieces in your box that you’d like to keep!
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I am a Rockbox Influencer and I received the Meghan necklace in my complimentary box. I received this Tobi romper complimentary for review.
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Megan Portorreal is a professional writer, editor, and creative in the New York City area. In her spare time, she enjoys reading books, writing about her life, and playing video games.