November 30, 2009
We adore black and white, but usually black is the main color. It's nice to see the opposite with the Bustier Dress by ADAM
. This white dress features three inch contrasting elastic banding at the empire waist, an exposed back zipper, boning at the bodice, a built-in shelf bra, and 2.5 inch slit at the back. It is 23 inches long and made from a silk and rayon blend.
November 30, 2009
Many sweater dresses don't get the Shirt Snob very excited, but the Ganesha Dress by Nanette Lepore
is one we can get behind because it's more fitted than other dresses. There is ribbing thoughout, metallic banding at the V-neck, lace and metallic panels at the yoke, ribbed banding at the cuffs, and long blouson sleeves. It hangs at 32 inches, is made mostly of merino wool, and it is sheer at the lace.
November 28, 2009
If you want a stunning cocktail dress, you have to consider the Asymmetrical Long Dress by Thread Social
. This colorblocked maxi dress has ruching at the one shoulder strap, pleating at the bodice, banding and pleating at the waist, a bias seam at the skirt, asymmetrical straps at the back, and a hidden side zipper. It is 100% silk, lined at the bodice, and 58 inches long.
November 27, 2009
Here is a quick listing of some of our favorite holiday sales currently going on. As we hear more, we'll add them to the list. Shop now so you don't have to worry about it later and pay those overnight shipping fees. Happy shopping!
- At Shop Bop, use the code GIFT4U to save $50 off $300, $100 off $500, $150 off $700, or $225 off $1000 through 11/30.
- At Banana Republic, get 30% off all sweaters, outerwear and more through 11/29.
- Get 10% off at Pink Mascara with the code HOLIDAY10 through 11/30. Excludes final sale items.
- Save 20% off orders of $300+ at Singer22 with the code THANKS20 through 11/30.
- At Free People, get free shipping on all orders through 11/30. No code needed.
- Get free ground shipping at Ella Moss through December 24.
- Save 10% at Blue Bee with code CM1009 starting on Cyber Monday, 11/29.
- Max Studio is offering $20 off of orders over $100 with the code Holiday09 from Friday, 11/27 to 12/31 on full priced merchandise.
November 27, 2009
The Elbow Sleeve Wrap Dress by Michael Stars
would be perfect for both a date or the work place. It has a crossover V-neck, tie at the waist, and elbow-length sleeves. There is also a shine to the fabric, which is made from a cotton and nylon blend. It is 40.5 inches long.
Here is a black and white dress with a bit of an edge. The Alix V-Neck Dress With Chain Mail by Ella Moss
has chain mail banding at the empire waist, a V-neck, open back with a horizontal strap. and an exposed back zipper. It is available in charcoal as well.
November 26, 2009
We're off today due to the holiday, but we wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving! We'll be back tomorrow with more great dresses!
November 25, 2009
The Sweetheart Strapless Dress by Mara Hoffman
is what the name implies. It is strapless and has a sweetheart neckline. There is also crossover detail at the ruched front panel, boning at the bodice, pleating at the waist, and a hidden back zipper. It is 25 inches long. lined, and the shell is 100% silk. We love the silver color which will stand out wonderfully amongst all the black cocktail dresses at your next party.
The Falling Feathers Ruffle Dress by Free People
is a bit unusual with its mesh ruffles throughout the entire dress. There's also a pretty print, a scoop back, and adjustable straps. It is a bit stretchy, 25 inches long, and available in tw colors combinations: black and white and violet charcoal.
November 24, 2009
The Maasai Dress by Vena Cava
has a modern looking print at the bodice that makes this dress quite unique. There is a sweetheart neckline, pintucking at the top hem, elastic banding at the waist, bias pleats at the skirt, suspender clips at the one inch elastic straps, and a hidden back zipper. The bodice is silk while the skirt is crepe, it hangs at 35 inches, and it is lined.
Add some casual elegance to your wardrobe with the Gloria Dress by Velvet
. This beauty has a crossover V-neck, draping, ruching, and ruched banding at the empire waist, and 3/4 length sleeves. It is 38.5 inches long and available in four colors: caspian, black, steel, and jelly. It's a great dress to wear to work!
November 23, 2009
The Meridian Mini Dress by Sunner
is simple, but it doesn't fall short on style. There is a deep V-neck, banding at the waist, a tie at the back, a rounded hem, ruching at the waist, bust, and shoulders, a hidden side zipper, and two inch straps that tie behind the neck. It is 100% silk, 33 inches long, lined, and available in spice pink and ivory.
Here is a gorgeous and unique dress for you! The Bustier Dress with Sculptural Skirt by Alice + Olivia
has sculptural tiers at the skirt unlike anything we've seen recently. This dress also features boning at the bodice and a hidden back zipper. It is 23 inches long, lined, made from a stretchy silk, and available in creme and black.
November 20, 2009
Wear the Gigi Dress by Rachel Pally
on your next date, and he won't be able to take his eyes off of you! This sexy number has a sweetheart neckline, tonal topstitching at the cups and racer back, vertical front and back seams, and spaghetti straps. It is 33 inches long and available in black and rouge.
We can never pass up a white and black dress! The Two Tone Halter Dress by Rachel Pally
has convertible contrast banding so you can get more than one look from this dress. There's also unfinished edges at the banding and bottom hem, a V-neck, and halter straps that tie behind the neck. It is 60 inches long.
November 19, 2009
The Halter Dress by Tibi
is a simple yet beautiful dress for your next cocktail party. It has a ruched bust, ruching and a self-belt tie at the empire waist, ruched two inch straps that form a V-neck, and a hidden side zipper. It is 35 inches long, made from 100% silk, and lined.
Add a little color to your neck cocktail party with the Striped Circle Lace Dress by Anna Sui
. There is lace throughout, metallic ribbons and tulle banding at the V-neck and hem, pleating and a metallic bow at the empire waist, picot edge at the 3/4 inch metallic straps, and a hidden back zipper. It is lined and 34 inches long.
November 18, 2009
The Desiree Dress by Rachel Pally
is a sexy, simple, and flattering dress. It has a V-neck and back, vertical ruching throughout, and spaghetti straps. It is 37 inches long and available in three colors: carmine, black, and cream.
Sparkle at your next cocktail party in the Bra Cup Dress by Twelfth St. by Cynthia Vincent
. There are assorted studs at the bust, a sweetheart neckline, seamed and lightly padded underwire cups, ruching at the front, gathered elastic banding at the back, 3/4 inch straps, and a hidden side zipper. The bodice is lined, it is 100% silk, and it is 34 inches long.
November 17, 2009
The Nora Dress by Ella Moss
is a cute baby doll dress that will hide a few inches if you eat a bit too much this holiday season. It has a sweetheart neckline, seam detail at the bodice, ruching at the empire waist, metal ring details at the spaghetti straps, and a hidden back zipper. It is 33 inches long, 100% silk, fully lined, and available in charcoal and fuchsia.
The Strapless Mesh Party Dress by Alice + Olivia
stands out from other dresses because of the contrasting rhinestone design on the front. This dress also features a faux leather-trimmed sweetheart neckline, pleating at the waist, tulle peek-a-boo hem, a hidden back zipper, boning at the bodice, and mesh, lace, and grosgrain overlays at the bodice. It is lined, 25 inches long, and the shell is 100% silk.
November 16, 2009
We adore black and white combos here at It's The Dress, so the Strapless Dress with Striped Skirt by Alice + Olivia
is obviously one of our favorite party dresses at the moment. It features a sweetheart neckline, pleated waist, a hidden back zipper, boning at the bodice, and a peek-a-boo tulle interlining. The skirt has ribbon, grosgrain, satin, and velvet stripes. The bodice is made from a stretchy silk, the skirt from polyester, and the dress is lined. It is 24 inches in length.
The Braided Metallic Strapless Dress by Anna Sui
is anything but your typical black cocktail dress. There is metallic lace throughout, ruched tulle peplum, a sweetheart neckline, grosgrain banding at the waist, boning at the bodice, built-in shelf bra, detachable 1/2 inch grosgrain straps, and a tulle bow, five inch slit, and hidden zipper at the back. It is 34 inches long and lined.
November 13, 2009
The print on the Lele Dress by Diane von Furstenberg
is unique and will allow you to stand out in a crowd without needed a bold, in your face color. This dress features ruched sides, a lace peek-a-boo bottom hem, and a hidden side zipper. It is lined, 32 inches long, and 100% silk.
November 12, 2009
The unfinished tiers on the Raw Edge Tie Neck Dress by Alice + Olivia
make it a very pretty dress. The tiers get larger as they go down the dress. There's also a hidden back zipper and a lining. The dress is 100% silk and hangs at 25 inches from the center of the back.
The Colette Long Dress by Rachel Pally
is a gorgeous long cocktail dress that will make you look tall and slender. It has a spaghetti strap over one shoulder, an asymmetrical overlay at the skirt, ruching at the bust, and unfinished edges at the overlay and bottom hem. It is 60 inches long and available in black and carmine.
November 11, 2009
The Must Have Dress by LaROK
lives up to its name. There is lacing detail at the empire waist that makes it edgy, but this dress also features unfinished, layered banding at the bodice, bias seams at the skirt, a sweetheart neckline, and an exposed back zipper. It is lined and 24 inches long.
November 10, 2009
The Belted Wrap Dress by Twelfth St. by Cynthia Vincent
is a great way to bring a ton of style into the work place. This dress features a crossover V-neck, metallic leather belt and pleating at the waist, wrap detail at the skirt, four buttons and a hidden zipper at the side, and cap sleeves. It is 100% silk, 34 inches long, and available in red and green.
The Madame Dress with Belt by A.L.C.
has draping at the side and a draped asymmetrical overlay at the bodice which makes us think of a modern goddess look. There's also a leather belt with modal backing at the waist, a crew neck, and an unfinished bottom hem. It is semi-sheer and 35 inches long.
Here's a party dress unlike any other! The Asymmetrical Dress with Bow by Thread Social
has a pleated bodice, bow detail at the one shoulder, contrast satin banding and pleating at the waist, one inch, contrasting asymmetrical satin straps at the back, contrast tulle overlay at the hem, a hidden back zipper, two inch straps, and organza interlining and contrast satin lining. It measures at 32 inches long and is 100% silk.
November 9, 2009
The sexy Edeline Dress by Ella Moss Black Label
will be a head turner! It has smocking, a cascading ruffle, and wrap detail at the skirt, boning at the bodice, and a hidden back zipper. It is lined, 26 inches long, 100% silk, and available in charcoal and heliotrope.
November 6, 2009
The Elizabeth Wrap Dress by Black Halo
is a good dress if you are skinny and want to accentuate your hips a bit. There is pleating, draping, and wrap details throughout the front, a shawl collar at the deep crossover V-neck, an envelope hem, and no sleeves. It is 34 inches long, lined, and available in copper and black.
November 5, 2009
Want to shimmer and shine at your next party? In the Strapless Party Dress by ADAM
you definitely will as it has striped metallic accents throughout. This dress also features three inch canvas banding and ruching at the waist, wrap detail and overlay at the skirt, a hidden side zipper, on-seam hip pockets, and boning at the bodice. It is 24 inches long and lined.
November 4, 2009
The antique lace print on the Wonderland Antique Lace Dress by Daughters of the Revolution
is quite unique and interesting. Not something we've seen in recent times. This dress has a V-neck, ruched empire waist, gathered elastic banding at the back, ruffle trim at the asymmetrical bottom hem, and one inch straps. It is 57 inches long, 100% silk, and has a satin lining.
November 3, 2009
As the name implies, the Panel Dress by Monrow
has banding throughout the dress. There's also a scoop neck, exposed zipper at the bottom side, and 1.5 inch straps. It is lined, 34 inches long, and available in three colors: slate, hot pink, and black.
November 2, 2009
The Roxie Knit Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
is a pretty yet simple dress from the front, but there is a cute grosgrain tie at the V-back that makes it a little more interesting. This dress also features knife pleats and two inch banding at the waist, an exposed side zipper, and no sleeves. It hangs at 35 inches and is available in black and electric magenta.