Friday, November 20, 2015

the mean reds

Dress: Cynthia Rowley (borrowed); Shoes: Steve Madden; Clutch: Olympia Le-Tan (love this one); Sunglasses: Celine; Bracelet: Miansai

Things can get pretty monochromatic around these parts (what can I say, I love my blacks, whites and grays) and especially after moving out to the east coast, I've caught myself adopting the New York uniform. Black, black, with more black. And a dash of really, really, really dark gray.

But there's something about a red dress. You know the one. The one that can turn heads. Maybe gets you a drink right away at the bar. Heck, perhaps it brings out your inner salsa dancing, red-dress sporting emoji seƱorita. (True story: she's my spirit emoji.)

As for me and red dresses? I don't don them very often but I like to think that's because they should be used sparingly. Like a secret weapon. And this Cynthia Rowley number? Well let's just call her my smoking gun.

In the market for a new red dress? Here are a few of my favorites around the interwebs these days that would probably give Jessica Rabbit a run for her money...


  1. Stunning! This dress looks a lot more orang-ey than red but nevertheless so pretty

    Anna // Happy Medley

  2. Looking absolutely gorgeous in this feminine and elegant outfit!

  3. gorgeous color

  4. nice dress, love it!

  5. I love lace dresses :*

  6. This red dress is fantastic. I love the lace detail.


  7. I don't have enough red in my closet - I'm trying to change that! Love all your picks and the one you're wearing. And love that it's holiday party time and there are more occasions for dresses! Have a great weekend!!

  8. That dress is beautiful, like the color


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  10. Love this. The background is perfect for this look


  11. Such a lovely dress! Looks beautiful!
    Love from {a lifestyle, fashion, beauty, and food blog}


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