Posts Tagged: white maxi dress

Dressed for: Summer Whites

Already Pretty outfit featuring white maxi dress, white tuxedo blazer, skull bracelets, rhinestone statement necklace

Blazer – courtesy Karen Kane (no longer available) – similar
Dress – via Ideeli (no longer available) – similar
Heels – Clarks Wessex Wyvern (no longer in snake) – similar
Necklace – eBay – similar
Bracelets – Amrita Singh via Ideeli – similar
Earrings – Noir

I’ve loved the look of head-to-toe white for summer, but it’s just not a terribly practical dressing formula. Especially for a food-accident-prone owner of two shedding kitties such as myself. I wore this outfit for a recent TV segment about maxi dresses and felt glamorous all day – even got stopped in the parking lot by a gal who said I looked beautiful, bless her heart – but can’t imagine doing it on the regular. I’m a stain magnet already, and wearing white always highlights my talent for splashing salad dressing on my clothes. read more

Dressed for: Juxtaposition

Already Pretty outfit featuring military jacket, white maxi dress, tan Diesel Go-go boots, spike necklace

Military jacket, thrifted – similar
Maxi dress LA Class via Ideelisimilar
Boots, Diesel Go-go (no longer available) – similar – more Diesel boots
Bracelets, Bibelot – similar look
Earrings and necklace, Infrared Studio

OK, I’ll ‘fess up: This outfit is from several weeks ago. Now, even my next door neighbor’s meticulously cared-for lawn is starting to brown!

I love outfits that mix flowy, soft items with edgy, tough ones. Sometimes it seems tricky to strike just the right balance, but this long, pale, jersey-knit maxi dress works so well with the military jacket and rocker-ish jewelry. read more