Monthly Archives: November 2008

Fantastic Find: United Bamboo Coat Dress

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United Bamboo Double Button Coat Dress $615 $465 @ gargyle

Here’s a great item for the winter holiday season. Put this over your perfect party dress and add a little extra sparkle to your look. 

 

Holiday Party Idea: Sequins

With shiny wrapping paper, twinkling holiday lights, and fresh coats of shimmering snow (for some) surrounding us, why not give yourself a little luster this holiday party season. 

Try it as a variation of the little black dress with this or this or get some sequin leggings or pants and pair them with a tailored jacket over a feminine shirt, or go for these options: 

 

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Forever 21 Cocoa Sequin Dress $24.80

Try this mini-dress with an oversized blazer and a great pair of pumps. 

 

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French Connection Sequin Sister Jacket $158

Put this on over your favorite party dress for some extra sparkle.

 

Look of the Day: Simple Yet Stylish

1227729718694_fI’ve always loved white and navy together, and I love they way the neutrally-colored accessories compliment them. Source

Look of the Day: Peacock Details

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She’s wearing a TwelvebyTwelve peacock trimmed skirt, black sheer Express pocket tee, vintage black blazer, Melie Bianco clutch, and Bebe platform pumps. Source

Matthew Williamson for H&M


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H&M’s tradition of bringing in guest designers including Stella McCartney and Karl Lagerfeld has only benefitted the Swedish company.  This spring, they will continue to bring chic yet affordable clothing when they bring in Matthew Williamson, creative director for Emilio Pucci, to create his own collection. 
Williamson has been known since 1997 for combining Bohemian chic with bright colors and dreamy prints.  
The British designer has gained fans like Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson and Keira Knightley The company will launch a women’s collection by Williamson in select H&M stores beginning April 2009 and a summer collection for men and women released worldwide mid-May.

Look of the Day: Jessica Biel @ The CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute Event

16171971xlargerThe asymmetrical citron strapless bodice has a lovely crinkle detail and looks great on her enviable figure. I love that the pumps exactly match the dress’s muddy color.

Look of the Day: Stewardess-Inspired Chic

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You can really build an outfit around an accessory. Source