Tuesday, November 25

herringbone

tibi dress {old / updated version} . burberry coat {old / updated version} . via spiga heels {in snake print / similar} . chloe handbag . j. crew earrings . bauble bar necklace {old / similar} . ray ban sunglasseschantecaille lip chic in 'geranium' . butter nail polish in 'queen vic' 

I want to write about how this is a great Thanksgiving / Holiday dress because of the empire waist and pleated skirt that disguises overeating, but all I can think of is that episode of Friends where Joey borrows Pheobe's maternity pants to eat dinner. If I recall correctly he called them his "turkey eating pants". So, this is a good turkey eating dress. JD gave it to me as a birthday present a couple of years ago and it has steadily been one of my go-tos for holiday dressing. The material is thick and warm despite the short sleeves, while the herringbone pattern and black piping make it more interesting. This time around, I kept things simple with black suede heels and my current favorite sparkly necklace. Once the holidays roll around I seriously cannot get enough of this necklace, I want to wear it with everything. 

What is your holiday go-to?

13 comments :

  1. haha this is the chicest Turkey Eating Dress ever! I love the subtle pattern and that necklace is the perfect sparkle!

    Maggie
    www.PolishedClosets.com

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  2. I love your dress and it has pockets - yes please!!! Great outfit girl!! xo

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  3. Love the dress! Just perfect. You look fab!
    xo Southern Style

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  4. gorgeous dress! great statement necklace you paired with it!

    xoxo…beth
    www.fashiondotnow.com

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  5. That's so funny, this dress is gorgeous! Doesn't look like a typical "turkey eating dress" ;-) Love it!

    xx,
    La Joie de Vivre by Alecia Mariana
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  6. I love this dress- it is perfect for the holidays!

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  7. that dress is so pretty, i can definitely see why you pull it out for the holidays, chic understated class!

    the friends thanksgiving episodes are some of my absolute favorite. my sisters and i always quote the one where rachel makes dessert and everyone pretends to eat it!

    xo mk
    gold-hatted lover

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  8. Love this look! You look stunning!

    XX Auna | http://simplyauna.com

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  9. Love a dress that can hide any and all holiday overeating! Cute outfit!
    xx
    Laura
    www.sequinsatbreakfast.com

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  10. Ha, empire waists definitely work well for overeating ;) I really like the tweed & sparkle mixed together. I kind of wish we dressed up like this for Thanksgiving but in my family it's always jeans and sweaters. Last year I wore a skirt and everyone asked me why I was so dressed up. Seriously.

    Kristina does the Internets

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  11. Love this chic, classic look! That dress is perfect on you.

    Heidi D.
    www.wishesandreality.com

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  12. Pretty dress!

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    Kisses

    Emily from PTT

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  13. I'm a huge fan of herringbone! It's so classic and timeless. Loving the empire waist (comfort is key) and those Via Spiga heels are perfect!

    www.taffetaandtulips.com

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