Tuesday, December 15, 2009

holiday cheer

holiday cheer

holiday cheer


holiday cheer

holiday cheer

I've been curious as to if this bow tie was actually tie-able and had a surprisingly difficult time finding someone who could actually tie one.  Success was mine at a holiday party this past Friday.

holiday cheer

Francis dress
J. Crew velvet blazer
Report Signature shoes
Chanel purse
vintage Ferragamo belt
vintage earrings
Hermes bangle
amethyst ring
garnet ring



PS Thank you so much Fashion Cloud for featuring me in your cape trend looks!

63 comments:

WendyB said...

Great pix! I got mine tied too....http://francisnewyork.com/blog/2009/06/tie-me-up-tie-me-down/

Danielle said...

Love your blog!!


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fadetoblack said...

love the bow tie detail :)
well worth the struggle!

++

TeenageDirtbag said...

you remainds me of Prince Diana!

Dylana said...

I am in love with your dress! So adorable!

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What Was I Thinking? said...

Aww I've been eyeing that dress for a while, I love it on you!! It's so perfect for Christmas :)

Jen said...

that dress is so lovely! and for some reason i really like how the bow tie looks untied haha :)

The Owl's Closet said...

ooo love this outfit! simple yet chic:D i love how u left the bow untied!

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Elizabeth Marie said...

I would look so lame, you look amazing. OF COURSE! :)

Rica said...

oh wow your dress is sooooo pretty! i think the tie looks good with the dress. is that your dress in the party? nice choice!

looking forward in visiting your blog again

xoxo
sassy rica

Angela said...

this outfit is perfection! i love your amethyst ring!

Leah said...

Hi E! The bow tie is such a nice touch. You are so pretty. Love the dress.

P.S. I have a blog give-away. Hope you can check it out. Big hugs!

piglet said...

I LOVE this dress! Love love love!

alissa said...

love the dress!

Zhcsyra hp said...

lovely ur classic chic style ^^
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duckalicious said...

hey E, thiss dress is to fall in love with! simply chic.

have a great day*

Sidewalk Chalk said...

I love the bow tie detail -- so cute. Reminds me of my old chorus days when we had to wear something similar. I love the color of that dress --- so gorgeous! - JoAnn, Sidewalk Chalk

Clare said...

Oh, it's so cute tied! This is a perfect holiday party look.

Laura Gerencser said...

Cute outfit!! Love your jacket! Is it velvet?!?

janettaylor said...

I want a same Francis dress. Stunning!

Xx

chicfaced said...

there's that damn purse again. i love the black and blue combos. I've got a couple holiday gatherings coming up and I can't wait to do it up!

Couture Carrie said...

Gorgeous bowtie, darling!
Love the whole look!

xoxox,
CC

Elizabeth said...

i love your outfit! your dress is lovely!

Taylor Sterling said...

so so so pretty!

Melissa~ said...

That dress is so amazing!!
Love the color and the bow.
You look stunning.
Thanks for the comment!

la petite fashionista said...

pretty funny that it's so difficult to find someone to tie a bow tie! glad to know it functions :) you look so lovely; i love the mishmash of antique jewelry.

Jacqueline said...

That is such a cute dress on you! xoxo

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Jasmine said...

gorgeous! love its color and cut! i love how you left the bow-tie untied!!

Sadie's Wardrobe said...

Haha, congratulations! Bow ties look almost as good worn loose as they do done up! x

monikulus said...

stunning...
very chic and classy missy..

MAISON CHAPLIN said...

sTRIKE A POSE!

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What Would a Nerd Wear said...

that bow is just too awesome.

daisychain said...

wow that is fabulous! must dig out my bow tie tee

Ellevictoire said...

i love the dress! I always like how chic and clean you look :)

Savvy Gal said...

what a lovely dress. i don't think i can tie a bow tie successfully.

chaoskontrolowany said...

Nice dress! Love the colour ;))

Hillary H. said...

this is adorable
such a great substitute for a necklace

Chicago City Girl said...

tre chic! ;)

perhaps you would consider adding me to your blogroll (if you think your readers would enjoy my blog of course!)? I have had you on mine for a couple of months, and would very much like to expand my readership to other city girls and fashionistas
~ *mucho graci*

drollgirl said...

a bow tie! brilliant!!!

Julia said...

Your rings are wonderful, especially the clear one. I'm such a sucker for a good ring. And the picture of you with the tree in the background? Adorable!
xx

Susan said...

you look amazing! love that blazer.
xoxo

Lizzy Webb said...

this is SUPER cute. the bow tie, and button down. i love the color especially with the dark tights. love. great job.

Kristin said...

I never get tired of seeing that gorgeous dress!

La Historiadora de Moda said...

I'm soooo in love with that blazer!

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syd vicious said...

I cannot tie one for the life of me, lol. I adore this dress!

FashionJazz said...

So luv this look hun!! Everything is super chic!! Hope u well : ) xx

Markét a Tereza said...

Oh you look great! This dress is so classy and perfect for winter parties, I like how you paired it with that belt and jacket

princesspolitico said...

perfectly elegant. that blazer looks like it was made for this outfit.

xo.
princesspolitico

Brittany said...

Love the bow tie! Adorable outfit!

Lini said...

Thats just the perfect holiday outfit! :D
XOXO

J-Diggety said...

I swear, you and I could share a closet... LUV that dres!!

You have a blog award waiting for you on my blog... :)

xoxo J

Sher said...

Some day we need a twin pic, I'll tie yours if you'll tie mine ;)

Grace said...

Adorable! I love that you have a bow tie!

Love Grace.

Rebekah @ Shell Blog said...

did they teach you how to tie the bowtie? you should do a tutorial!!!

what a super cute look...perfectly accessorized as always!

UnoCosa said...

how nice to see the big smile of yours!!! great way to use the neck tie ... xx

Cookie said...

lovely dress!

xo

Helen said...

awesome bangle! love the entire look! gorgeous!

helen x

Liya said...

such a pretty, feminine look that suits you well!

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Suzie said...

You look so chic :)

heart charlie said...

What a beautiful outfit! I love that blazer and dress, so versatile!

anotherfishinthesea said...

I LOVE this too!

Felicia|DaLipstickBandit said...

you look so smart.

Valencia Lia said...

Girl ! I'm finally back to keeping with here,work has really got me down!

I love love your holiday party outfit! Gorgeous dress with that bow tie and perfect accessories too<3 Looks like you did have a good time .