Special Events

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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What can I wear to 4th of July picnic, in Napa, CA?

The 4th of July is a way for Americans to celebrate their Independence from the British Empire. The colors red, white and blue, or any combinations of them, the flag colors, are popular at all July 4th celebrations. Check the weather in Napa. A picnic is a favorite summer outing, usually casual. Pants, shorts, skirts…

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What should I wear to a graduation pool party?

A pool party sounds like a fun venue for a graduation party. When deciding on what to wear to the pool party keep in mind you want to accentuate the positive and be in good taste. There are a lot of beach fashions to choose from and that will look good at this type of…

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Can I wear a fascinator to the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby is one of America’s greatest horse race. Both the Kentucky Derby, and its sister event, the Kentucky Oaks* spotlight the finest in spring fashions. Headwear is the fashion statement in every woman’s wardrobe at these events. Traditionally women wear extravagant hats and they have become associated with the Kentucky Derby. However fascinators…

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What can a guest wear to a graduation ceremony?

A graduation ceremony can take place at different times of the year, at different venues, and different times of the day. In addition who is graduating, a kindergartener, grade or high schooler or college student? Will you be in photos with the graduate? Will you be attending an event afterward? All of these things have…

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What to wear at the Coachella Music Festival?

Coachella Music Festival begins today and officially kicks off the festival season. Coachella will be taking place over the course of two weekends at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. The first Coachella 2017 weekend will include April 14, 15 and 16, while the second Coachella 2017 weekend will take place over April 21,…

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Are denim jeans appropriate for Easter Sunday worship services?

Easter Sunday church services are one of the times you should avoid wearing denim jeans. Years ago Easter Sunday was a time when you dressed up and wore a new hat, dress and black patent leather shoes. Fast forward to today’s world, most traditions have disappeared. However you should wear clothing to show your respect…

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