Special Events

Can I wear velvet to a movie premier in March?

A movie premier sounds like a fun special event. You get to see a new movie before it opens to the public. Velvet is soooo luxurious and sensual! Something in velvet should be perfect in March and perfect for a movie premier. If the group going to this event is more laid back, something like…

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Should we wear blue or black jeans?

Should we wear blue or black jeans? Okay for my birthday I’m having my entire party dress alike. My shirt colors are a dark purple and the wording is a glittering black and I’ve decided to wear black boots. Now at first I said blue jeans. But now I’m not so sure. Should we wear…

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What can I wear to a preview of Murder on the Orient Express?

What can I wear to a preview of Murder on the Orient Express? We are invited to an evening preview opening of the new movie of Murder on the Orient Express. Invite specifies soda and popcorn will be served to the guests. A preview to see a NEW movie is awesome. Movies are casual events.…

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What can I wear to a Halloween cocktail party?

A Halloween cocktail party sounds like great fun! Why not turn your LBD (Little Black dress) into a Halloween Costume. Be an Audrey Hepburn, a witch, vampire or a cat. It is the accessories and makeup that will pull your costume together. Of course you can add touches of orange, black and silver accessories for…

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Is a white Mexican dress appropriate for my engagement party? The party is fiesta-themed is November 4, in North Carolina, the weather will be about 70 degrees?

A Mexican dress is appropriate for a fiesta themed engagement party. The hostess of any party can wear whatever she wants for her party and can set the dress code for her guests. White dresses are considered chic and stylish all year-long and 70 degree weather is warm so your white dress will be fabulous.…

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What should I wear to the 2017 US Open Tennis Tournament?

The US Open Tennis Tournament 2017 begins this week. In addition to some great tennis matches it’s a great place to be seen and people watch. It can get very hot in Flushing, New York in August and early September so double-check the weather report before you choose your outfit. On hot days a sundress,…

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What do I wear to an al fresco brunch?

Al fresco means outside and a brunch on the patio or garden is a perfect summer venue. Morning parties and outdoor events are generally more casual than later day events. Unless there is a dress code specified summer dresses or separates are both appropriate for an al fresco brunch. A hat, comfortable shoes, shades and…

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