June 30, 2011
Summer has hit us full steam! Here is a quick look back at some fabulous summer finds:
June 30, 2011
The Bustier Combo Dress by Rebecca Taylor
is an unusual look so you know you'll not be dressed like anyone else. There is a sheer leopard print yoke which contrasts to the wool of the rest of the dress. It has a scoop neck with ruching, ruffle trim at the pleated shoulders, sweetheart seam detailing at the bust, saddle stitching at the seams, an exposed back zipper, and cap sleeves. It is lined, 38 inches long, and the trim is 100% silk.
June 29, 2011
The Sundress by MINKPINK
is a dress you can wear to many different events. It can work hanging out with friends or for a casual wedding. There is a sweetheart neckline, smocked elastic back panel, on-seam hip pockets, a ruched waist, and 1.25 inch straps. It is lined and 35 inches long.
June 28, 2011
The Ballet Stripe Dress by Rebecca Taylor
is a cute look. It has pleats at the skirt, ribbed edges, a detachable chiffon flower, long sleeves, and stripes throughout. It is 34 inches long as well.
June 24, 2011
The Kimian Bis Dress by Diane von Furstenberg
is a gorgeous one that would be perfect for so many occasions. It has a crew neck, keyhole and hidden button at the front along with graduated pintucks, an exposed back zipper, and a detachable satin sash. It is 100% silk and is 37 inches long.
June 23, 2011
The Chiffon Tiered Dress with Belt by Haute Hippie
would be a fabulous dress for dancing! It features a scoop neck, ruffled tiers, adjustable spaghetti straps, and a contrasting leather belt with a buckle and elastic inset. It is 100% silk and an extra short 31 inches long.
June 22, 2011
The plaid print on the Pastel Plaid Desmond Dress by Dallin Chase
is subtle and really looks wonder on this party dress. There is a V-neck, bow detail at the bust, ruching at the empire waist, contrasting trim, gathered elastic banding at the back, and adjustable spaghetti straps that cross at the back. It is lined and 36 inches long.
June 21, 2011
The print on the Erin Pintucked Dress by Patterson J. Kincaid
is a quite interested patchwork. It has a scoop neck, pintucking at the front and back, and two inch straps. It is 100% linen and 34 inches long.
June 20, 2011
The floral print on the Marmont Dress by Joie
is quite fun to look at. This dress has horizontal pintucks at the drop waist, a V-neck, a racer back, rufled bottom panel, and adjustable spaghetti straps. It is double-layered at the bust, 100% silk, and 34 inches long.
Stripes with a maxi dress isn't for everyone, but if you can pull it off, it looks fantastic! The Chambray Stripe Maxi Dress by Splendid
has a tie at the bodice overlay, ruching at the bust and sides, and gathered elastic banding at the empire waist. It is 47 inches long and lined.
The Alameda Ikat Print Dress by Alice + Olivia
has such fun and bold colors that you will feel bold wearing it. There is a crossover V-neck, ruching at the bodice, a hook-and-eye closure at the metal belt, an exposed zipper and solid elastic straps at the cutout back, and two inch shoulder straps. It is 34 inches long and lined.
June 17, 2011
These ruffles are flirty fun. The Take Me Now Ruffle Dress by Haute Hippie
has ruffle trip at the front and at the rounded hem, a tin, wraparound self-belt tie, and spaghetti straps that tie behind the neck. It is 48 inches long, 100% silk, and double-layered. Love the blue color too!
June 16, 2011
The Elizabeth Tank Dress by Alice + Olivia
is a cute dress for hanging out with your friends this summer. There is a blouson bodice, scoop neck, gathered elastic waist, and adjustable spaghetti straps. It is lined, 34 inches long, and the shell is 100% silk.
June 15, 2011
People either love or hate paisley. If you are a fan of it, the Gotham Stakes Dress by Nanette Lepore
is a must see. This crew neck dress has a stunning and bold paisley print throughout. There are also slant pockets at the hip, pleats at the skirt, and a hidden back zipper. It is 100% silk and lined.
June 14, 2011
The Strapless Dress by Parker
is a great party dress. Simple yet stunning. There is a sweetheart neckline, quilted bodice, paneled and ruched waist, exposed back zipper, and smocked elastic at the sides and back. It is double-layered at the bodice, 25 inches long, 100% silk, and available in red and banana.
June 13, 2011
If you need another dress for the office, we like the Dinna Dress by Diane von Furstenberg
. This sleeveless dress features a crew neck, snap accents at the attached self belt, a hidden zipper at the front, nine inch front slit, darting at the bust and back, and a vertical back seam. It is 37 inches long.
June 10, 2011
The Stevie Silk Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
is a dress you can wear to the office and then easily transition for drinks or dinner later on that night. There is a notched collar, slant hip pockets, a canvas drawstring and hidden two snap closure at the waist, and cuffed short sleeves. It is 100% silk and 34 inches long.
June 9, 2011
We still love lace, but it's extra special to find it in gold! The Kiki Dress by Imitation
has a scoop neck, scalloped edges at the neck and bottom hem, cap sleeves, and a detachable, contrasting slip-dress lining. It is 31 inches long, and besides gold, it is also available in white
June 8, 2011
We just can't get enough of black and white prints. The Brushed Bark Jersey Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
features a sweetheart neckline, ruching at the shoulders, bib, and waist, a covered elastic waistband, hidden back zipper, and cap sleeves. It is 36 inches in length.
June 7, 2011
We adore goddess dresses! The Carmen One Shoulder Dress by Alice + Olivia
is a one shoulder frock that definitely has an ethereal feeling. There is ruching at the draped overlay, gathering at the elastic waist, and draping at the 2.5 inch strap. It is lined, 34 inches long, and made from a stretchy silk.
June 6, 2011
No one will be able to take their eyes off you in such a bold yellow color! The Speak Easy Dress by Nanette Lepore
features flocked jacquard throughout, gathered elastic banding and a drawstring at the scoop neck, inverted pleats at the skirt, ruching and four hook-and-eye closures at the bust, a hidden back zipper, and ruched two inch straps. It is lined and 36 inches long.
June 3, 2011
We adore how the different prints all come together so well in the Ashanti Dress by Joie
. It features a contrasting print overlay at the bodice, an asymmetrical contrasting print tier at the skirt, ruffled bottom hem, buckled belt at the gathered elastic waist, and adjustable spaghetti straps. It is semi-sheer, 32 inches long, and 100% silk.
June 2, 2011
We are quite fond of the striped pattern on the Sam Dress by Soft Joie
. This casual dress has a scoop neck, a gathered elastic waist, and pintucks at the 2.5 inch straps. It is lined and 32 inches long.
June 1, 2011
The metallic embroidery at the skirt is what makes the Gold Coast Dress by Burning Torch
stand out. There is also a V-neck, voile panels at the wrap skirt, crossover detail and pleating at the bust, draping and pleating at the skirt, a hidden side zipper, smocked elastic panel at the back, and metallic banding at the adjustable 3/4 inch straps. It is 36 inches long, lined, and the shell is 100% silk.
May brought us a bunch of lovely summer frocks. Here is a quick look back at the past month's finds: