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Cocktail Fashion: Drink, Dress and Ring

Cocktail fashion

Cocktail fashion. I wanted to talk about a theme that has permeated style, cocktail fashion. We’ve got actual cocktails which are generally deliciously mixed drinks which can definitely be a great accessory at a party. As a mixed drink, it has three parts: a spirit, a sweet and a sour. The perfect combination. Just think about how they were a huge part of Sex and the City. The cocktail became a prevalent image related to the show.

cocktail fashion

Next we have the cocktail dress. Before the mid 20th century it was actually referred to as the late afternoon dress. It was Christian Dior who coined the term  sometime in the late 1940’s.  A staple in most of our wardrobes, it’s that shorter semi formal dress that we can always count on in a pinch. They can be in the form of the little black dress or be a beautiful eye catching colour. They can have embellishments, or be simple clean and elegant. Whatever you choose we definitely need a few of these beauties in our wardrobes.

cocktail fashion

Of course when we’re talking about cocktails, we can’t forget to mention the cocktail ring. A fabulous piece of jewelry which traditionally has one large stone with some smaller stones surrounding it.  Although pretty much any large ring can be called a cocktail ring.  I love that it’s also referred to as a dinner ring. I picture myself sitting at a fancy dinner party, a fabulous stone sparkling on my hand.

What is it about cocktail fashion that we love so much? For me it’s the fun, it’s images of parties, nightlife and a lot of sparkle. I picture the Roaring Twenties and simply enjoying life.

So one day, I will see all of you at my fabulous roof-top party. There will be plenty of drinks, we will be decked out in our beautiful dresses and showing off our fabulous accessories!

Here is some more cocktail fashion for you to discover!

 

*For more cocktail fashion please visit me on pinterest and twitter*
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58 Comments

  1. Very unique and entertaining post. A roof-top cocktail party sounds fabulous!
    -XOXO- Natasha

    1. Yay everyone is invited!
      xo

  2. Adorei tudo! Os cocktails têm um aspecto óptimo! =)

    alcinacunha.blogspot.pt

    1. Oh thank you so much!
      xo

  3. The pochette and the rings are simply perfect for a cocktail party. The are shining, bright and with a retro flavour.

    Very good choice sweetie :*
    xxx
    mari
    http://www.ilovegreeninspiration.com

  4. Oh my god. I have fallen in love with the way you write
    It’s so…flowy…you know.
    And that Charlene ring, I have been lusting over it since ever. Hence clearly I love your fashion sense too. Great blog.
    :-*

    1. Wow most awesome comment! Thank you so much!
      xo

  5. What a gorgeous dress, love the navy color and embellishments. All the cocktail rings are beautiful! Love the post!

    Sofia

    stylishlyinlove.blogspot.com

    1. Oh thank you so much! I completely forgot I had that dress until I went to write the post!
      xo

  6. miss Margaret Cruzemark

    I can definitely appreciate a cocktail at this moment and i love rings and bling bling for my outfit.
    Miss Margaret Cruzemark
    http://margaretcruzemark.blogspot.com/

    1. Oh I know you do, I love your style!
      xo

    1. Thanks!
      xo

    1. Thanks!
      xo

  7. The rings are gorgeous!

    xoxo
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    Parisian Fairytale

    1. Thanks so much!
      xo

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