Evening Outfits: Cooper Street Amazon Dress

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Black High Heels: Our Top 12 Most Versatile

Coco Chanel once said "With four pairs of shoes I can travel the world." And I think if we all pared… [more]

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Cheap Cocktail Dresses Australia

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Evening Outfits: Cooper Street Amazon Dress

I'm not quite sure how to describe this colour. Stronger than coral, but softer than tangerine, it's something in between. But anyway I love the colour and the casual elegance of this evening dress. And I particularly love the statement cuffs with their little strip of sequins, and old world fabric button and loop closure. It's the fluid shape and the details … [Read More...]

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Find the Very Best Black Lace Dress

The black lace dress is probably the most ubiquitous of the little black dresses. But it's probably the most flattering and the most versatile for most women. From glam to gothic, there's something for everyone in the huge range of black lace dresses available. Years ago I bought a little black a-line dress from Jigsaw in a mad post-baby dash to the shops. Of … [Read More...]

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Where to Buy Sherri Hill Dresses

If you're looking for a glamorous, sexy, red-carpet-worthy evening dress, then it's worth considering a Sherri Hill dress. The label is hugely popular in the US with celebrities and high school prom girls alike. Sherri Hill's style is definitely at the more full-on end of the spectrum. Think figure-hugging with loads of sequins, lace, embroidery, shiny satins … [Read More...]

Cheap cocktail dresses Australia

Cheap Cocktail Dresses Australia

If you're looking for cheap cocktail dresses, and you particularly want to buy from an Australian store, then here's our pick of the top 5 stores for budget cocktail dresses online in Australia: 1. The Iconic The Iconic is the largest online fashion store in Australia. They have a massive range of party and cocktail dresses in all different price brackets. … [Read More...]

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The Classic Little Black Dress: 6 of the Best

The classic little black dress is a wardrobe staple like no other. Buy the right dress and you'll wear it 100 times, 100 different ways and you'll always look stunning. Buy the wrong dress and it will sit in the cupboard untouched for years. With a classic little black dress, regardless of whether you dress it up or dress it down, you should always feel … [Read More...]

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What about cocktail attire for men?

So, how does the cocktail dress code apply to men? It's fairly straight forward for the blokes really. A suit or coat and trousers (but not jeans) is appropriate. What about a tie? Some debate … [Read More...]

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How to Select a Cocktail Dress For Your Body Shape

This video put together by Nordstrom.com outlines some quick tips for selecting a dress to suit your body shape. They've classified body shapes as being straight, pear shaped, hourglass, apple or full … [Read More...]

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Cocktail Dress Code: What is a Cocktail Dress?

So, you've been invited to a function and the dress code is 'cocktail', but you're not sure what that really means. Let's look at what that means in today's terms. Cocktail dresses for women In a … [Read More...]