It is time to party pretty ladies! New Year's Eve parties are just around the corner, the best night of the year to don your finest clothes, clothes that sparkle and shimmer, clothes that will make you feel gorgeous and sexy and the best you can be. Daryn, over at littlelightVTG has a great selection of fabulous true vintage clothes that can be worn as is, or slightly modified, to better suit today's style sensibilities. Remember, the key to wearing vintage clothing successfully is great shoes, accessories, hair and make-up. We hope you enjoy the getting ready to party almost as much as the party itself!
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Christmas and New Years are just around the corner – finally it's the holiday season, my favorite time of year! This winter is bound to be filled with innumerable holiday parties with lots and lots of excuses to dress up! Lucky for you we've done the leg work and picked out some great party dresses from ModCloth which will let you shine and show off your figure no matter your shape or size. Whether you are going to a business holiday party, a New Years party, or lucky enough to attend a lovely Christmas dinner, we want you to look your very best.
You can never go wrong with a little black dress!
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More Halloween costumes! Again we looked to inspiration from our good friends over at GreatGets.com. They have put together an inspired collection of vintage finds from LittleLightVintage that will make for unique one of a kind Halloween costumes. The bright pink and blue petticoats are extremely versatile. Think burlesque, clowns, fairies, butterflies, wild neon beauties – the possibilities are endless. LittleLightVintage has adorable sailor dresses, psychedelic '60s shift dresses, and even a fun tennis outfit that would make a perfect half of a “couples who play together, stay together” couples costumes. Remember, these are one of a kind pieces so if you like something you need to jump on it quickly. Even if your original favorite has been sold, take some time to explore Daryn's Etsy store – chances are you will find something else you like just as much!
Full of glitz, glamour, ornate details, and a true style all its own – what girl wouldn't want “The Great Gatsby” look? Whether you are planning a casual Gatsby themed garden party, fabulous, glamorous cocktail evening, or even attending a Great Gatsby costume viewing party, there are plenty of ways to add a flapper-esque flair to any look with the 1920s fashion inspired dresses and accessories over at ModCloth.
- Details, details, details. Epaulets, pearls, rhinestones, and sequins were highly used during this time period to add glitz to an evening outfit.
- Slender silhouettes. While you could still see a full skirt, long hemline, and high neck, the robe de style dress featuring a drop waist and straight cut was the most popular style.
- Haute headpieces. To top off the entire look, add a whimsical & decadent headpiece from ModCloth. You can even DIY a fabulous headband with ribbon, feathers, and gemstones!
For more tips & tricks to achieve the perfect flapper-esque look, you can visit the ModStylists here: ModCloth ModStylists Will Style You Up!. The ModStylists can put together a look-book specifically for you!