I was once at a bar where a guy asked me if I wanted to slip into something more comfortable… like a coma. Needless to say, that went over like a lead balloon. In any case, if you are looking to look like Rosie (Huntington-Whiteley) on any given night of the week, then you’re going to need a slip that you can dress up to get down. The best news is, you won’t need PJ’s for the sleepover you are sure to get an invitation to.
1.Fleur’t Eternal Love Lace Bust Gown, 2. La Perla Freesia Long Dress, 3. Flora Nikrooz Showstopper Nightgown, 4. Agent Provocateur Chi Chi Stretch Lace Slip, 5. For Love & Lemons Forget Me Not Nightgown, 6. VPL Convexity Breaker Maxi, 7. Donna Karan Glamour Washed Silk Long Gown, 8. Carine Gilson Aurelia Printed Silk Satin Chemise, 9. Natori Boudoir Tank Gown, 10. La Perla Freesia Dress
Date or no date this Valentine’s Day, there’s no reason not to put on your flirtiest frock to paint the town red… or pink. Nothing stops traffic quite like a little red dress, but if you’re not crazy about crimson, there are several shades of pink- pale to punchy- that will also do the trick turning heads.
1. Veronica Beard Cut Out Stretch Sheath Dress, 2. Moschino Cheap and Chic Croc Jacquard Stretch Jersey Mini Dress, 3. RED Valentino Stripe Hem Flare Dress, 4. Nina Ricci Lace Trimmed Silk Crepe Slip Dress, 5. Rachel Pally Britt Dress, 6. Alexander Wang Split Bodice Dress, 7. Karla Spetic Lorelei Cutout Silk Crepe de Chine Dress, 8. Christopher Kane Lace Trimmed Printed Stretch Crepe Dress, 9. 5th & Mercer Long Sleeve Dress, 10. Victoria Beckham Leather Trimmed Stretch Ponte Mini Dress
I both love and loathe New Years Eve. I love it for the symbol of rebirth and chance to recreate yourself and your life, but more superficially, I also love it for the obvious reason: the chance to get completely decked out and dance the night away. My qualms come in the form of the anticlimactic kisses, lack of cabs, and overcrowded clubs. To be honest, the past two years I’ve spent December 31st with people who mean more to me than random drunk frat boys in cashmere vests over plaid button downs from J. Crew. While my plans were less than star studded, that didn’t stop me from dressing up. I typically shy away from anything too shiny, but these dresses have just enough shimmer to have you ringing in the New Year without being mistaken as the disco ball at that dirty nightclub.
top: Ohne Titel Foiled Pleat Poly-Blend Dress, $550, Jonathan Simkhai Cutout Metallic Jacquard Dress, $845, Alice + Olivia Lilyanne Puff Skirt Silk Dress in Rose Gold, $697, DAY Birger et Mikkelsen Night Goldie Embellished Crepe Dress, $585, Elizabeth and James Nadia Dress, $395, middle: Parker Serena Silk Dress, $473,Needle & Thread Midnight Floral Sequined Crepe Mini Dress, $540, BCBGMAXAZRIA Juliane Dress, $99, Free People Midnight Dreamer Dress, $168, Marc Jacobs Embellished Tulle Dress, $2.600, bottom: Milly Lena Dress, $390, Grace Ava Organza Trim Metallic Dress, $435, Lovers + Friends Courtney Dress, $160, Maje Ketsia Sequined Mini Dress, $510, Haute Hippie High Neck Sequin Dress, $695
Nothing makes a statement like a red dress. Just make sure the red dress you’re wearing is making the right statement. You want your holiday frock to say “festive” not “floozy.” No one wants to be the drunk girl falling out of her LRD (little red dress) post Santa-con Firieball shots complete with felt Santa hat. Instead, embrace the colors or the season, bright crimson, deep green, and a touch of metallics to land yourself a spot right under the mistletoe.
top: Elizabeth and James Magdalena Dress, $365,A.L.C. Dolls Rayon Blend Dress, $695, Halston Heritage Stretch Jersey Gown, $495, T by Alexander Wang Stretch Silk Twill Bandeau Dress, $425, middle: Temperley London Coco Cotton Blend Lace Dress, $750, Flynn Skye Kennedy Maxi Dress, $165, Alice + Olivia Fierra Dress, $198, Vivienne Westwood Anglomania Cherub Stretch Jersey Dress, $430, bottom: Rosetta Getty Silk Satin Gown, $2,500, J Brand + Simone Rocha Ruffled Denim Mini Dress, $590, Veronica Beard Cut Out Stretch Sheath Dress, $595, Mason by Michelle Mason Slip Maxi Dress, $494
There’s lot to celebrate this time of year besides having just celebrated WhyDid.com’s sixth year of publishing as was made painfully clear this afternoon as our email chain grew longer and longer in an attempt to get all of our favorite girls together for a holiday party. Every time we thought we’d locked down a day to congregate over cooking and cocktails, someone would pipe in with regrets over having obligations to another engagement. We still haven’t quite nailed down a date for our holiday festivities, but in the meantime, I did nail down some festive frocks to get you through this season’s holiday party. Cheers!
1. Milly Floral Print Satin Twill Mini Dress, $575, 2. Alice + Olivia Princess Layered Tulle Mini Dress, $700, 3. Sass & Bide The Balancing Act Dress, $790, 4. Halston Heritage Paneled Faille Mini Dress, $445, 5. Red Valentino Forest Flare Dress, $895, 6. Grace MMXIII Angelina Faux Leather Trimmed Satin Mini Dress, $385, 7. Victoria Beckham One Shoulder Jacquard Mini Dress, $950, 8. Jonathan Simkhai Metallic Ball Dress, $895, 9. Ohne Titel Jacquard Tank Rayon Blend Dress, $595, 10. Nicholas Window Lace Strapless Ball Dress, $695