November 15, 2010
We haven't seen enough maxi dresses this fall. The Miriam Draped Long Dress by Riller & Fount
features a cowl neck, no sleeves, a strap at the deep cowl back, ruching at the shoulders, and a seam at the waist, it is 60 inches long.
November 3, 2010
The Trilby Tulle Long Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
is an unusual dress. It features a scoop neck, bias seam, ruffle details, hook-and-eye closure at the detachable elastic belt, twisted banding at the neck and straps, and a ruffled bottom hem. The outer layer is mesh, and there is a contrasting jersey slip-dress lining. It is 50 inches long and available in black and deep iris.
October 28, 2010
This time of year we rarely see halter tops, so we was excited to find the Victoire Long Dress by Winter Kate
. There are sequins and beading at the bodice, ruching at the waist, a hidden back zipper, and 1.5 inch straps that tie behind the neck. It is 52 inches long, lined, and 100% vintage silk.
October 19, 2010
We wrote about a similar dress a year ago, but the Long Two Tone Halter Dress by Rachel Pally
is out again this year in a gorgeous new purple color. This two-toned dress has a V-neck, convertible contrast banding, unfinished edges at the banding and bottom hem, and halter straps that tie behind the neck. It is 60 inches long.
July 8, 2010
The Shirt Snob is loving the zig zag print on the Martine Long Dress by Roxanne Grace
. This maxi dress has a scoop neck, thin straps at the deep scoop back, bias seam at the front, and spaghetti straps. It is 50 inches long, 100% silk, and the bodice is lined.
June 25, 2010
The Dimona Long Dress by Velvet
can be accessorized in so many different ways so you know you'll get a ton of use out of it this summer. It features ruching at the sides and empire waist and slant hip pockets. It is double layered, 51 inches in length, and it comes in forest, white, and black.
June 3, 2010
It's all about lace this summer, so get in on this trend with the Lace Slip Long Dress by Twelfth St. by Cynthia Vincent
. It features a lace-trimmed V-neck, smocked elastic empire waist, lace banding at the bottom hem, 16 inch slits at the sides, gathered elastic banding at the back, and one inch lace straps. It is semi-sheer, 59 inches long, and 100% silk.
May 28, 2010
The print on the Farrin Long Dress by Diane von Furstenberg
is fun and eye catching. If you can wear horizontal stripes, this is a great dress to consider. It features covered elastic banding at the top hem, pleating at the bust, wrap detail at the front, and box pleats at the waist, it is 47 inches long, 100% silk, and lined at the bodice.
May 25, 2010
We don't see many goddess dresses in the last couple of years, but the Hostess Long Dress by Milly
is a lovely one. There is colorblocked, metal-beaded rope that ties at the waist and more at the straps that cross at the back, ruching at the scoop neck, keyhole at the bust, gathered elastic banding at the waist, and a 26 inch side slit. It is lined and 56 inches long.
May 21, 2010
This next dress seems very familiar to us, but we could not find a record of writing about it in the past. So we are making sure not to miss it now! The Long Cutout Dress by Rachel Pally
has a V-neck, two inch strap detail at the open back, cutout sides, ruching and banding at the waist, an unfinished hem, and 1.5 inch straps. The bodice is lined, it is available in black and cream, and it is 61 inches long.