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Old 12-01-2017, 12:47 PM
 
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It depends, I have black pants that come tight at the ankle and may buy something new for the top. I do have a beautiful green silk blouse if I don't see something I like.
I have sequined black flats that will be pretty too.
Banana Republic Factory has really nice necklaces for under $25 that can dress it up so I may stop in and pick one out. A couple of them are layered, but all on one necklace, and look very pretty.
Red lipstick and nails, and am all set!
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Old 12-01-2017, 02:39 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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My work holiday party is coming up this weekend, and I realized that all of my party dresses no longer fit!

So I have 2 choices - 2 black dresses. Not sure which one I'll wear for my party and if I'll wear the same thing to other parties. The two options: black lace sheath dress with 3/4 sleeves and a velvet sheath with puff sleeves.

Plan to pair them with bronze shoes and a black/cream python bag.

What will you be wearing?
Update: no bronze shoes for me. Wrong fit! But I did grab these instead on Cyber Monday for 50% off!

They seem like they'll be fairly comfy. We'll see after my party tonight!
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Old 12-08-2017, 03:33 AM
 
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I saw this and bought it -will try on later.
I have something similar (not blingy though) and it fits great.
This is red with some tiny sequins across the front- nice and sparkly but not over the top. I would wear with black pants or skirt and a cardigan. and it's 14.99.
https://www.kohls.com/product/prd-30...20Red&prdPV=18
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Old 12-08-2017, 07:51 AM
 
Location: Myrtle Beach
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My standby - A black velvet long skirt or pants with a variety of tops. For more casual parties the top is usually a red sweater with a scarf or Christmas pin. For more formal parties the top is silk with a jacket or shawl. The color of the top can vary, but it is usually a jewel tone.
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Old 12-10-2017, 08:04 PM
 
Location: The Land Mass Between NOLA and Mobile, AL
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I've got a black jumpsuit (the top is blousy, so not hoochie) that looks great with different jackets or sweaters. It all depends on the weather. Then I accessorize from there. I love separates in the winter (it actually does get cold down here in the South).
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