January 31, 2011
Print Maxine Halter Gown by Rory Beca
The bold print of the Print Maxine Halter Gown by Rory Beca
is a head turner! There is a V-neck, shutter pleats at the neck, ruching at the bust, shutter pleats at the empire waist, gathered elastic banding at the back, and 1/2 inch straps that tie behind the neck. It is 58 inches long, lined, and 100% silk.
January 28, 2011
Fox Mini Dress by Riller & Fount
The Fox Mini Dress by Riller & Fount
looks great alone or with some fabulous accessories. There is a crossover V-neck, ruching at the sides, and elbow-length sleeves with ruching. It's short at 32 inches in length, and it comes in black and heather ash.
January 27, 2011
Batik Long Cover Up Dress by Vix Swimwear
This is our favorite dress for all those spring vacations to warmer weather. The stripes on the Batik Long Cover Up Dress by Vix Swimwear
are quite flattering. There is also a V-neck, beaded drawstring at the empire waist, adjustable spaghetti straps, and a hidden back zipper. It is lined and 60 inches long.
January 26, 2011
Bianca Strapless Dress by Tibi
We still adore black and white dresses, and the floral print suits this dress well. The Bianca Strapless Dress by Tibi
features bias pleats and ruched bias seams at the bodice and skirt, boning at the built-in bustier, a sweetheart neckline, and a hidden side zipper. It is lined, 23 inches long, and 100% silk.
January 25, 2011
Raw Edge Panel Dress by Geren Ford
The Raw Edge Panel Dress by Geren Ford
is perfect for hot weather, so if you are traveling somewhere very warm this spring or just looking ahead for the summer, this is perfect for you! There is a scoop neck, pleating and ruching at the front waistband, gathered elastic banding at the back waistband, unfinished edges at the skirt overlays and vertical front seams, and 3/4 length sleeves. It is 36 inches long and made of linen and rayon.
January 24, 2011
Print Bailey Halter Dress by Rory Beca
The Print Bailey Halter Dress by Rory Beca
is a cute and simple dress with an interesting but not overpowering print. There is a V-neck, cutouts at the sides, seams at the bust, ruching at the banded waist, 1/2 inch straps that tie behind the neck and at the open back, and a hidden side zipper. It is lined, 32 inches long, and 100% silk.
January 21, 2011
Priscilla Bustier Dress by Alice + Olivia
Who can say no to fringe? The Priscilla Bustier Dress by Alice + Olivia
has fringe and contrast stitching at the contrasting cotton skirt as well as a satin bodice with boning, an exposed zipper and matte and shiny elastic banding at the back. It is 25 inches long, lined, and the top is 100% silk while the bottom is cotton and polyester.
January 20, 2011
January Striped Dress by Soft Joie
The January Striped Dress by Soft Joie
looks comfortable. It has stripes throughout, a scoop neck, six buttons at the front, and 3/4 length sleeves. There is also a contrasting buckled suede belt that really helps make you look more put together. It is 34 inches long too.
January 19, 2011
Kayla Cowl Dress by Ella Moss
We adore dresses that are sexy without showing off too much skin. The Kayla Cowl Dress by Ella Moss
is one such dress. There is a cowl neck, ruching at the crocheted back panel, draped sides, pleated shoulders, and 1.5 inch straps. It is 32 inches long, has a jersey slip-dress lining, and is available in black and oatmeal.
January 18, 2011
Vest Dress by Imitation
The Vest Dress by Imitation
is simply a look we like. It is double-breasted, features a scoop neck, 10 buttons down the front, button-patch hip pockets, and 1.5 inch straps. It is 32 inches long, and there is also a striped
one available as well as the navy shown.
January 17, 2011
Long Smocked Terry Dress by Juicy Couture
The Long Smocked Terry Dress by Juicy Couture
is comfortable and super easy to wear and accessorize, so it's a perfect addition to your wardrobe! It has a smocked elastic bodice, tiered ruffles at the bottom hem, and straps that tie at the shoulders. It is 56 inches long.
January 14, 2011
Cotton Stripe Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
The Cotton Stripe Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
is a fun and flirty dress. There is a smocked elastic bodice, ruffled top and bottom hems, a drawstring waist, on-seam hip pockets, and adjustable and detachable spaghetti straps. It is 36 inches long.
January 13, 2011
Cassidy Striped Long Dress by Ella Moss
The Cassidy Striped Long Dress by Ella Moss
is a great, casual dress for warm weather. It features a scoop neck, racer back, seam detail at the empire waist, ruched seams at the skirt, and two inch straps. It is lined and 55 inches long.
January 12, 2011
Paris Sheath Dress by Black Halo
Show your fun side with the Paris Sheath Dress by Black Halo
. This print dress has solid cording at the seam details, solid banding at the waist, detachable and adjustable elastic spaghetti straps, and a hidden side zipper. It is 35 inches long and lined. If you like the cut but are not wild about the colors, this dress is also available in the more conservative walnut
January 11, 2011
Marissa Shirtdress by Georgie
We like the Marissa Shirtdress by Georgie
more than other shirtdresses because of the vintage green color and the bit of edge it has. There is a fold-over collar, seven buttons down the front, a self-belt tie at the waist, a drawstring at the rounded hem, inverted pleats and snap-tab details at the flap bust pockets, snap-flap details and a zipper at the patch hip pockets, a 4.5 inch slit and D-ring tab at the back, and snap-tabs at the cuffed short sleeves. It is 31 inches from the front and 37 inches from the back.
January 10, 2011
Ruffle Tank Dress by C&C California
C&C California does casual so splendidly. Their Ruffle Tank Dress
is such a good example. This dress has tiered ruffles with unfinished edges at the skirt, a V-neck, racer back, peek-a-boo scoop neck lining at the bodice, princess seams at the front, and one inch straps. It is 33 inches long.
January 7, 2011
Lulu Polka Dot Dress by Alice + Olivia
We find it hard to say no to polka dots. The Lulu Polka Dot Dress by Alice + Olivia
has lace trim at the V-neck, tiered ruffles with unfinished edges at the peek-a-boo bottom hem, gathered elastic banding at the empire waist, hook-and-eye strap at the open back, and adjustable spaghetti straps. It is 35 inches long, lined, and made from a stretchy silk.
January 6, 2011
Double Strap Gown by Geren Ford
Not only is the Double Strap Gown by Geren Ford
gorgeous, but it also doesn't look like every other cocktail dress around, so you'll stand out in a crowd and be noticed. This dress has a tonal jacquard checkered pattern throughout, a crossover V-neck, ruffled asymmetrical hem, gathering at the shoulders, ruching at the front, gathered elastic banding at the back waist, and double, contrasting spaghetti straps. The dress is 58 inches long, made of silk and cotton, and the bust is double layered.
January 5, 2011
Side Drape Dress by Susana Monaco
We like the Side Drape Dress by Susana Monaco
because it has some very interesting ruching and draping at the skirt. There is also an asymmetrical neckline, a ruched bodice overlay, an asymmetrical bottom hem, and two inch straps. It is double layered at the bodice and extra short at 30 inches in length.
January 4, 2011
Draped Tank Dress by Geren Ford
We are exceedingly fond of the floral print on the Draped Tank Dress by Geren Ford
. This dress features a scoop neck, ruching at the banded waist, gathered elastic banding at the back, a ruffled tier at the skirt, and spaghetti straps. It is 37 inches long, 100% silk, and the bust is also lined.
January 3, 2011
Stellina Dress by Joseph
Add a pop of color to your next cocktail party with the Stellina Dress by Joseph
. This dress has bias pleats at the front, a box pleat at the back, an interior tie and hidden snap at the waist, and lightly padded shoulders. It is 100% silk and 38 inches long.
January 1, 2011
December 2010 Monthly Round Up
2010 was a fabulous year here at It's The Dress. Here is a quick look back at the last month of the year.