Backless In Black

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After spending most of July in tees and shorts, it was a nice change of pace to put on something fancy. I found this beautiful dress by Twenty with an open back, a feature I adore in dresses and tops. Continue reading “Backless In Black”

High Volume Skirt

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A large, voluminous, pleated skirt can be a scary piece of clothing. If paired improperly, one can look a bit frumpy. I found this beautiful flouncy high volume skirt at H&M. I loved the shape, size, and texture. The key to wearing a skirt like this is to ensure that it hits you at the narrowest part of your body. This will most likely be higher up on the waist near the rib cage. As a result, it creates a great hourglass shape while keeping you slender. Continue reading “High Volume Skirt”

Feathered Frock

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Last weekend, I hosted a belated birthday party for yours truly.  January can be a dreary month so something as simple as having a get-together can help bridge the time between the holidays and the first signs of Spring.  I didn’t let the cold weather put a damper on the shindig or affect my choice in party attire.   Continue reading “Feathered Frock”

Work Party

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I went to a “holiday” work party last weekend. Note that the holidays are already over, but it has been a tradition the past few years to have our holiday party after the New Year’s so that it doesn’t conflict with other parties (how prudent!). Continue reading “Work Party”

Casual Glitz

What does one wear to a 3PM wedding? I have been trying to find an excuse to wear sequins lately and wanted to wear my new sequins skirt to our friend’s wedding. Given it was an afternoon wedding and mostly outdoors, I dressed it down with a blue dress shirt and wore shoes with a chunky acrylic heel to give me steady footing on grass. Continue reading “Casual Glitz”