December 26, 2014

Holiday Outfit: Green Velvet Dress, Bow Print Tights, and Rose Gold Heels

Happy Friday everyone! I was looking forward to debuting my green velvet dress from Modcloth on this family visit! This is the outfit I ended up wearing yesterday for Christmas dinner. Green velvet is kind of perfect for the holiday so I went all out and styled this dress extra holiday-tastic with bow tights and a bow necklace. This is definitely the classy way to wear this green dress. The whole outfit had a great mix of texture, pattern, and shine a la What Not To Wear rules. I'll probably be able to style this dress in a much more casual way when I get home though! How would you wear it on a normal day about town?

Anyway, I'm pretty excited about having a velvet dress again. I had a blue crushed velvet dress but it was way too big in the boobs and shoulders so I gave it to my sister. This one is such a classic shape and a perfect length on me. With its deep scoop neck my boobs were out a tiny bit more than I'm used to these days, but nobody was mad about that. It's also very nice to pet even if I have to rub it upward instead of downward to experience the softness.

Christmas Outfit: Green Velvet Dress, Bow Print Tights, and Rose Gold Pumps
dress: modcloth | tights: forever 21 | heels: comfort plus - payless | necklace: forever 21

Red Hair and a Scoop Back Green Velvet Dress
Bow Print Tights, Rose Gold Heels, and a Green Velvet Dress
Short Red Hair and a Green Velvet Dress
Bow Necklace with a Green Velvet Dress
Green Velvet Modcloth Dress with Bow Tights and Rose Gold Heels

Did you have a good week? I hope Christmas was a lot of fun for those of you who celebrate. My immediate family opened presents before Christmas so there wasn't anything to open yesterday. It wasn't a particularly exciting holiday but I can't complain about that. It was nice seeing family and dinner was delicious! 

I hope you have a wonderful weekend ahead! I'm looking forward to catching up on your blogs before diving back into the ol' job hunt. Good times.

Happy Friday!


Sammi said...

I looove velvet dresses (especially green velvet), and this dress is darling on you! I was actually curious to see how this dress looked on. I love the tights, too. I hope you had a nice holiday!! <3

xox Sammi

Polkadot Pink said...

Such a festive outfit <3 I love velvet at Christmas! Loving the bow detail, very very cute! xx

Sarah Porteus said...

This dress is perfect :) It goes pretty spiffily with your hair too ^_^
Forest green is such a beautiful colour

Seasons Greetings from England ^_^

Sarah xo

stevia indrawan said...

ah love the green color
and the velvet is a big plus
the scoop back is also adorable

merry Christmas, Jamie
have a good one

The Sweetest Escape 

Keit said...

This emerald green was meant for you! *_* Awesome dress, I love the bare back and those glossy heels! So pretty princess!
Currently having a swell and lazy holiday time! :D Have a very merry Christmas you!

Ali Hval said...

Aaaah, Jamie, I agree with Keit, that green is perfect on you! n_____n It just goes so well with your beautiful red hair. Isn't velvet an amazing material? It can be hard to fit sometimes, so I'm glad that you found one that works well for you (even though you think it shows some extra boobage). Those heels are so shiny and gorgeous, too! What a beautiful holiday outfit. :D

Imogen said...

Velvet is my favourite material ever so I adore this. The colour makes it even more classy. I am also drawn to the shoes, they are perfect in every way!

Kailey said...

Loooove the velvet!

Bronwyn said...

i love your dress and your heels are such a brilliant colour!

lisa said...

It doesn't get more perfect than green velvet + gold for the holidays! I love this so much. Good luck with the job hunt!

karlozman said...

Dear Jamie.
Thinking of a post and reviewing my desk, I doubted this Green or the red dress?...
Thank you so much and I hope and you like!

Mariah Alysz said...

This outfit is daring and perfect for the holidays! Love it!
<3 Mariah Alysz
Rya Pie

Serli N. said...

Loving the velvet green dress, and the matching bow necklace and tights! I'm always in search of cute printed tights and these are just adorable. I'll be checking out Forever 21 ;). Hope you had a lovely holiday and a wonderful start to the new year!

xo, Serli

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