Spring always brings a flurry of invitations and save the dates. All those weddings, parties, or even just a night out with your main squeeze is the perfect excuse to shop for a dress that makes the occasion feel special.
Derby Day has had a special meaning to me over the last ten (10!) years as Matt and I met at a charity Derby party (this one) and have been together ever since. Now that we are in the suburbs we will be attending the Barrington Children's Charity Derby Party, and it will feel extra sweet this year with that ten years to celebrate. Deciding between this and this to wear this year.
And there is always the flurry of wedding showers, receptions, and (hopefully) warm date nights out to snag a new dress for. So here are twenty-four colorful options for all of the above.
1. Love a ballet nod. Black Halo $190
2. The perfect palette to add your fave jewelry. Banana Republic $78
3. Off shoulder and hot pink. love. Black Halo $298
4. When you want a little length. Black Halo $390
5. Obsessed with the laser cut. Elizabeth & James $365
1. Love the scallop trim. J. Crew $128
2. Pretty and looks comfy. Milly $350 (many other colors)
3. LOVE this. Delicate and interesting. Tracy Reese $348
4. Sporty and would look great with gold jewelry. Elizabeth & James $385
Love the off shoulder trend...
1. A pretty print, love this. Rebecca Taylor $371
2. Sweet yellow. Cupcakes & Cashmere $105
3. A sexy boho action. Asos $187
4. Breezy navy Alice + Olivia $368
Some sweet prints...
1. Banana has upped their game. This is so pretty. Banana Republic $98
2. This is crazy flattering. Parker $265
3. A sweet brocade. Alice + Olivia $440
4. I want to live in this all Spring. Asos $55
Stripes and geometrics...
1. Classic and uber flattering. Milly $375
2. LOVE the pastel stripes. Ted Baker $225
3. A modern cut in soft colors. Elizabeth & James $395
Not right for a wedding, but certainly for anything else...
1. Seriously, Banana. this is beyond cute. Banana Republic $168
2. Love a ruffled drop waist. ST Olcay Gulsen $150
3. This breezy dress has great volume. Asos $51
4. This looks like you could live in it. BB Dakota $90
Happy celebrating and hopefully Spring.