fringing, sequins, feathers, geometric-patterned
dresses cut as straight as a pencil and asymmetrically-draped
cocktails dresses made from weightless fabrics.
Insets of lace, rectangular necklines, draping
that reveals serious cigarette pants and fringe-like
hems galore, in dusty rose and powder-toned rhythms!
Designers have uncovered all these sinful delights
while rummaging through the dressing boxes of 1930s
Charleston jazz clubs.
result is luxurious, swanky, flapper dresses, intricate
tops, (embroidered and sequined), and sparkly dresses
mixed with bunches of irregular pleats held together
by lozenges in contrasting colors. There is also
plenty of the "Roaring Twenties," with
a very forlorn grunge-like feel. It's all worn,
torn and faded (the "old is new" look),
but these clothes are definitely in the mood of
rich, sensual elegance, with their asymmetrical
hems, beaded fringes, and decorated accessories.
A beaded bag and some sparkly beaded stilettos--or
even a fringed soft drape for the neck--are an
absolute MUST-have for this look.
this look is inspired by the decadence of jazz,
it's not high drama. In fact, it's actually the
opposite--floaty and sensual but very low-key.
Team a beaded sheath-shaped top with washed-out
jeans for a casual look, or a satin-slip dress
ruched by a brooch at the hemline with some sparkly
kitten-heeled sandals and a beaded bag for a softer
it's a cocktail dress you need, then a fit-and-flare
dress with a floating hem, or a sheath boxy dress
in rich sparkly chiffon, accessorized with a long
string of pearls, is perfect! For a more seductive
take, try on a chain mail-styled top, or a corset
top with some silk satin low-slung pants, or some
stovepipe cigarette pants with stilettos and a
feather boa, or something whimsical and light around
is definitely the richest-looking evening wear
season, filled with lots of rhythm. It's perfect
for those flirty dance nights and elegant summer
cocktail parties. So girls, I hope you have a blast
shopping and dressing up!