Firstly, completely unrelated to all things fashion or the outfit post below…but it wouldn’t be right to share all about this glorious dress and not make mention of the complete devastation that has hit the Jersey Shore yet AGAIN. A few towns over,in Seaside, a huge fire has destroyed half of the boardwalk…buildings and businesses that have been there for decades…just gone. I am not sure how much more the towns here can bear but please say a little prayer for the families, businesses, firefighters and first responders. My heart breaks as people rally to rebuild…again.
Today is my husbands 35th birthday…Happy Bday babe! He is off to golf and we are planning a big family dinner…cake and all…for tonight. Last night, we decided to go to dinner, just the two of us. I have been itching to wear this Von Vonni dress again…it is probably my most favorite dress…EVER! I needed a way to bring a more casual vibe to it…and my trusted Rachel Zoe leather vest did the trick. I kept the rest of the look really really simple…minimal makeup and hair in a ponytail. My favorite mixture of sweet and edgy, this outfit will go down as a favorite of mine. Style tip here is to consider layering you favorite summer dresses with vests and outerwear for a more fall inspired look….perfect way to get more wear out of your more formal items. Hope you find some outfit inspiration and check out my tips for layering necklaces below! Happy weekend to ALL!!!
I love this trend and am glad to see it making a comeback. I have been rocking it for quite some time!
I might be in the minority, but I don’t think there are a ton of rules to layering. My advice…
1. The most important thing to remember is all of the necklaces you choose to wear must be different lengths. I would say make sure there is at least an inch between where they hit on your neckline.
2. I love the mixture of metals like you see above. It is a modern take and shows you aren’t afraid to have a little fun! Of course, all gold or all silver look great too!
3. Really it is about letting your personality shine through. Much like any accessory it is an expression of who YOU are. Do what feels right for you.