Friday, August 24, 2012

Max and Cleo Bow Dress

 
I wanted to show how to wear a satin/silky dress to a day event. I attended a government ceremony in which I had to dress more on the conservative side...
 

I love this Max and Cleo pastel blue dress and I wore it with a large silver and gray necklace to add some sparkle to it. I did not wear any other jewelry to not distract from my big bow- my dress was my statement piece today! I brought my purple Coach purse and tied a colorful silk scarf to it to add some color to my completed outfit.

 
Bow dress and Pastel Colors
 

With dresses like these, accessorizing can be tough because the dress itself has a lot going on. Just remember to also use your hair as an accessory and style your hair to add to your outfit. That will keep you from over-dressing your dress with jewelry and makeup! I went with pin-straight hair and kept it on my shoulders!
 

 
My silver and gray necklace to add some sparkle
 
 
Find similar styles here:

Coach scarves
Asos pastel purse
Kate Spade Pastel purse - a little pricier but still super cute. It is worth saving for.


Xoxo LD

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