I’m going to start off with Melania’s blue suit- it really stood out amongst all the black overcoats of the day. The powder blue suit called back memories of Jackie O, with the simple cut, and the matching gloves that went just past her wrists. While some people said that the neckline reminded them of a Snuggie, the neckline was what I loved most about the outfit. It acted as a buffer against the cold wind and meant that she could skip over having a bulky coat which would spoil the image. I mean seriously- the biggest thing I hate about trying to look good in the winter is having to deal with a gross puffy coat (especially for this Georgia girl who freezes her tail off in the cold), so I have a great of respect for Ralph Lauren’s design.
I thought it was just a Halloween costume, but even so, I wanted it to be the best looking Halloween costume I'd ever pulled off. With the asymmetrical pixie cut and fall lipstick, hair and makeup was taken care of, but the gown itself posed an issue. I'm 5 feet tall, 29 inch waist, hips … Continue reading The Gatsby Gown
After having a pixie cut for years, I was dying for a change. When my hairdresser was cutting my hair, I kept pondering what could be altered. The idea struck me as half my hair was swept out of the way in a clip- I liked it so much, I asked her to keep it … Continue reading How it all began: The backstory of my affinity for evening gowns
I apologize for my hiatus- real life got the better of me and I'm only now getting the chance to write again. While I have been reviewing primarily films, due to pressure from my wonderful friends both on Facebook and in real life, I'm adding on another category for my reviews. Evening gowns. Whether from … Continue reading A New Direction