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Dresses for NYE

Big plans to celebrate the last night out of 2016?  Below are a few dresses (and one jumpsuit) to help you look your best and make a great impression heading into the new year.

Aqua Faux Feather Trim Dress – $148

  • The v-neckline, deep blue color and feather trimmed skirt all spell party perfection to me!  The price is great too.  Pair with a strappy gold sandal, long earrings, gold clutch and be prepared to steal the show.

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Four Pointers for Parties that Pop

December is prime party month!  While getting family and friends together anytime is wonderful, the holiday season can be a time when you want to make things extra special.  As a lifelong goer and occasional thrower of parties, I’ve made a few notes over the years as to some details that can really make a party stand out.

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Natty Gal’s Favorite Things

This concept worked pretty well for Oprah so thought I’d give it whirl.  Besides, what better way to talk about a bunch of otherwise unrelated products than to label them all favorites?  Whether gifting to others or things that have been gifted to me, all the items below in some way represent something that I’ve deemed a favorite.  Hope you enjoy!

Nora Fleming

Love buying Nora Fleming for my hard to shop for friends.  The classic white pieces coordinate with most decor and are customized through a series of “minis” that can be inserted into a slot in each of the base pieces. Imagine one hors d’oeuvre tray that you can adapt to every holiday or special occasion!  And, as I mentioned last week, great for repeat-ability, as you can build the collection of minis over time.

First, shop your base piece.  A rectangular serving platter is shown below but beyond serving pieces, options range from vases to soap dispensers and votive holders.fleming-1Next, choose your mini (or minis).  Minis are available for most major holidays and some hobbies and sports teams.  A sample is shown below.a143-elf-feet-300x300

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