A Perfect Dress

14th November, 2012

Jeremy and I snapped these photos on a snowy evening last week, as I made my way over to host Karen Millen’s Perfect Dress Party. In honor of the occasion, I selected my very favorite frock from the designer’s line, one that I consider practically perfect in every way. It’s figure-hugging and form-flattering, but sophisticated enough to wear to work as well as to holiday parties. It has beautiful embroidered detailing, with just the right balance between conservatively covered-up and suggestively see-through. By now, you probably know how much I love that hard-to-capture combination of womanly and hard-working!

  • Elisa

    The embroidered detailing elevates this dress from good to great! With black, it’s all about texture.

    Elisa – Wandering Minds

  • kcomekarolina

    this is so cool!

    xoxo from rome

  • Viviana Alma Falcone Molinelli

    It is quite perfect…really! xo, Alma

  • Huyen

    wow, indeed perfect, you look stunning!

  • naava

    it is a perfect LBD you look awesome

  • http://twitter.com/L_fashioncorner littlefashioncorner

    Agree with you! Perfekt dress!

  • http://laceandtulle.com/ Samira Reyes

    you look stunning!!!

  • Kate Williams

    I’d have to agree, this dress is killer to say the least! You look stunning, love these faded pictures.

  • Pauline T

    Good choice; the details add something very elegant to the dress!

  • http://twitter.com/StandOut_Blog Stand Out Blog

    Love your outfit and the pictures.

    Please take a look to

  • Jasmine Alvarez

    fabulous dress…

  • LeahS.

    that dress definitely is perfect! Hope you survived the first snowfall! You’re brave going out there in bare legs!

  • http://twitter.com/MoiContreLaVie Caity

    You look stunning! That is a phenomenal dress, the perfect LBD indeed. And those pictures are great, your friends are fabulous photographers!

  • geekatheart

    wow such a beautiful dress!

  • Sialsiquiero

    Espectacular dress! We love the lace!

  • http://www.wonderfulandmarvelous.blogspot.com/ Andrea

    This dress is absolutely gorgeous!! Love it!
    xo Andrea
    Wonderful and Marvelous

  • http://www.thankfifi.com/ thankfifi

    perfect dress aaand perfect shoes – hope it was a great party 🙂

    ♄ Thankfifi

  • julie

    i did a post with those same exact shoes …

    Going Out Like That

  • http://twitter.com/molls8898 Molly Chen

    You look like Charlize Theoron

  • monkeyshines
  • le petit plastique

    That dress really is perfect


  • tiffany

    You look stunning in that perfect LBD! 🙂

    xoxo, Tiffany


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  • Megan

    It’s the shoes that I’m coveting.

  • Jennifer

    That might just be the perfect little black dress!

    xo Jennifer


  • http://thatsaprettyhat.blogspot.com/ Kathleen Lisson

    Beautiful beautiful! Great knee length classic dress, with elegant lace shoulders. Perfect choice!


  • http://luckylittlebird.blogspot.com/ Ashley


    xo Ashley

  • http://twitter.com/SophieLewis423 Sophie Lewis

    Obsessed with the shoes and the glamour!


  • Nelya Zlamanyuk

    The dress is so versatile and the shoes just go perfectly with it. xNel

  • http://TheLeatherSkirt.blogspot.com/ Jordan Michaels

    It may be the perfect dress… gorgeous!


  • k.roth

    Stunning dress! You wear it well.

  • Lubna

    Such a sophisticated yet classy dress! Love the shape and fit!

    Lubna | http://www.ellevox.blogspot.com

  • Karina Ibelis

    OMG!! I love your look so much! The dress is so stunning! ♄ Perfect for every occasion! Love transparencies of the dress 🙂 and your shoes too.
    Perfect !!
    Karina ibelis

  • Sofie


  • Mariana Paulos

    A perfect dress indeed!

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