17.12.09

Purple Reign, Purple Reign



Isn't purple just a royal color?!! Purple looks good on any skin tone too! I would wear this outfit to one of my more conservative holiday parties... of course I was fooling around with the hat and cigar and was not smoking! But, the hat does lend a little playfulness to the outfit. I kept it monochrome with varying shades of rich purple and used seasonal fabrics such as satin and velvet to feel like the holidays, without my usual sparkle ha ha ha. I could see anyone wearing this to a corporate party, dinner with parents/in laws, cocktail event....you get the picture... not a lot of skin or flashiness going on. I will save that for NYE! Dress is vintage Copperknob, shoes are (gorgeous with the silver piping - did you see?!) from twentyone, YSL cosmetic bag used as a purse and a vintage JCPenney blazer (I have seriously owned this thing for years).

4 comments:

  1. haha .. love a girl in pretty dress and a big cigar :D!!1 love the color on you, xx

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  2. Totally off subject but I must say, I LOVE the ornaments hanging from the railings on the stairs. Makes me wish I had stairs in my house!
    Love and miss you!! You look gorgeous as always!

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  3. This purple looks great on you, especially with your hair and skin tone ;)

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  4. great post loving your piccys the colour of that dress is fab xxxx

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