Each summer I set out to find a dress that can work for a variety of occasions, from garden parties and bridal showers to date nights and weddings. Most of my closet is dedicated to neutral classics, so I like to mix it up with something that feels fresh. In this case, a pretty pattern with a sweet neckline and flouncy hem is exactly the piece I needed, which I paired with simple heels, an undone braid, and a vintage bag.
Walking the Line
Often—and especially with dresses—one beauty decision can make the same piece look totally cool, or cheesy. This simple, end-of-summer dress walks that line, and in styling it, I was careful to keep it from looking like a potential prom outfit. Where a sleek updo could have had ...read more