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31 December 2008

Zac Posen Semi Flapper Dress

Lately I've been lusting after flapper dresses. I want one with massive silk fringe (NOT beaded) that I can wear out on the town to dance the night away. Fringed dresses look beyond cool on the dance floor. I've had real problems locating the perfect fringe dress. First, all vintage dresses are too small for me, and besides that they are rare. Next, fringe dresses tend to be trapeze dresses, which only look attractive on very slender women, which I am not. Finally, most modern fringe dresses are a bit scantly populated in terms of fringe, and just look cheap in my opinion. So, understandably I have had a difficult time located THE dress.

Zac Posen saved the day! He showed this beautiful red-orange dress in his pre-fall 2009 collection. It is simply divine! I love that the fringe is only in the skirt, which allows for a real waist and fitted sweetheart bodice. Fabulous! The best booty shaking dress I've seen in a long time!

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6 comments:

Ashe Mischief said...

That dress is gorgeous! The color is a perfect choice, too.

pinkstilettos said...

Love this photo and I even love this dress more. It is absolutely gorgeous. It is making me want one. I am going to have to check out the website. Does it come in more colors? Well, girl maybe we will see you shaking it soon in this dress. JK. Have a nice day. Daisy~

Katrina Lynn said...

YES! I was JUST eyeing this one myself!!! This is my absolute favorite in the collection! You have to love the mask and the black fingernails too! ;) simply adorable.

Mademoisselle Chic said...

this is such a beautiful dress! i love the color and i love Zac Posen!

Pink Preppy Party Girl said...

Sharp, very sharp!

SoHo Accessories said...

What a fabulous dress! No need for accessories with this.