Romwe: Is it legit?

Shopping is one of my favorite things to do, and quite frankly I do it more than I should. After hearing a lot about the company Romwe, I decided to give it a try. From the minute I clicked on the website and I saw the red flashing alert telling me there was “60% OFF EVERYTHING”, I knew this was not going to be good for my bank account. It seemed almost too good to be true, $50 sweaters for $10.99??? Is this heaven? A few hours later, I finalized my order with a mixture of excitement and nervousness. Less than a week later my package arrived and I raced up to my room to see if I made the biggest mistake of my life or the best shopping discovery ever. When I opened up the bag, a chemical scent filled the air, not a good first sign. So, I tried everything on, because you can always just wash the clothes to make them smell better right? Here’s how it went:

  1. Raw Cut Dip Hem Sweater

I wore this sweater to work and class this week. I had to basically use my whole bottle of perfume to get the chemical smell away (no, I didn’t wash it… yes, I kind of regretted it). It was very itchy, and I was a little scared of breaking out in a rash. However, I definitely don’t regret buying this. Also, it’s only $14.99 so who’s the real winner here?

2. Cactus Print Marled Tee

I loved the print of this shirt and thought it was so cute, however I didn’t expect it to be so cropped (the site rarely has pictures of models wearing the clothing). I bought the shirt in a medium, as that is normally what I wear. The shirt’s a little tight, and as you can see my arms are a bit too long for it. I would probably give it a 5/10, but I like it a lot more in the next outfit.

3. Grey Plaid Drop Shoulder Pocket Shirt

I had been looking for a good, oversized, cute flannel E-VE-RY-WHERE! So when I saw this one for $8.99- no you didn’t misread that it was literally $9- I had to get it. Let me say that this was a huge success. When I saw it was only one-size, I was a little nervous, but it’s the perfect amount of oversize (and it makes the cactus shirt look a thousand times better- am I right???). The only negative comment I have is that I was expecting it to be a flannel material, but it was more of a linen, which is honestly not even that negative of a comment. So basically, this was a success.

4. High Neck Open Shoulder Sweater

This sweater I was nervous about, I mean it’s literally a sweater with the shoulders cut out, but it’s by far my favorite! It’s soft, comfy and so cute! I was hoping it would be more of a pink based color instead of the tan that it is, but after putting it on and styling it I liked it! The fact that I got such a great sweater for only $16 makes me so excited for winter (and less guilty when I spend money on my late night McDonald’s runs-kidding Mom!).

5. Golden Deathly Hallows Rotary Pendant Necklace

Okay, not going to lie, this was what I was most excited about. You all will soon learn that I am a ride or die Harry Potter fan. It’s been part of my life since I was a little girl, and it will always be a part of my life. So, when I saw this necklace I almost dropped my phone because of how excited I was. When I received it in the mail, I was disappointed. I expected a small, cute, dainty chain necklace that I could wear everyday. However, what I got made me feel like a wizard-turned-Flavor Flav (hence my swagger pose). But seriously, it’s 99 cents so what could I expect???

Overall I was impressed with my purchases from Romwe, and may be purchasing more in the future. My recommendations would be to order a size larger than what you typically wear, clean them before wearing and DON’T ORDER THEIR JEWELRY. But, I did get this free ring phone holder so I’m still winning.

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Also, quick shout out to my friend Jordan for being my personal photographer! Enjoy these pictures of berries she took while I was changing (she was very excited about the portrait mode):

And that’s what’s going on in Lindley’s Life.




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