In the past, I've been careful to add glitter to outfits in small doses—a manicure here, a shimmery eye shadow there—but I actually love that there's nothing subtle about this dress. The tight-knit sequins have such a uniquely beautiful sheen that looks at moments purple, then gold (for the record, they're actually gold but look purple when they catch the light!). It's also one of the most flattering dresses I've ever worn—it hits at the perfect length to elongate my legs and cinches just enough at the waist for an hourglass silhouette. While we have fun daytime plans for our company's annual holiday party today, this dress was enough to make me seriously consider hosting it at a glitzy cocktail lounge, though I'm sure I'll find multiple excuses to wear it before the year's over.
All That and Ombre
When I purchased this crop top after seeing how cute it looked on a friend, I wore it almost exclusively with the same outfit: pleated, high-waisted pants and heels (see here and here). The revealing cut felt a little too risky with almost everything else, especially for the ...read more