A red party dress is such a classic, festive symbol of holiday season. In a flattering fit-and-flare shape with pleated chiffon, this version reminds me of something Betty Draper would wear. The '50s-inspired silhouette remains timeless today, but especially works when paired with modern details like messy, undone waves, a matte red lip, and a sleek, single-sole heel. I love that the pleated chiffon offers movement too, so the shape isn't structured or stiff. The overall effect is playful (twirling being pretty much mandatory in this), and still chic enough for a formal affair.
Billowy Dress and The Perfect OTK Boots
There are certain sartorial pairings that work like a charm thanks to complementary proportions and textures. A billowy, bohemian minidress with thigh high stretch suede boots is one of my favorite of said duos. I'd been on the hunt for the perfect over-the-knee pair for ages, ...read more