Alex Evenings Women’s Metallic Empire Gown and Jacket

What do you think of this lovely gown? I was at Macy’s today for a job interview so I came and did a little shopping as well. I was looking for a gown for the upcoming ball. The FAAP will be celebrating its 60th year enriching the lives of Filipino Americans in Pittsburgh and “kababayan” in the Philippines, through our 3 Pillars of Charity, Culture and Education, with the theme- “TREASURE OUR PAST” and build upon them to “ENRICH OUR FUTURE”

It is overwhelming to look for a gown especially if i don’t exactly know what kind, style, and designs i am looking for. I tried 6 different style of gown and this Alex Evenings Women’s Metallic Empire Gown and Jacket caught my attention. It has a very simple cut, conservative and to top it all, I got for a very very good deal. I paid $28.96 only for this pair of beauty and the original price was $159, ain’t that nice? I am going to the ball and I’m gonna have the best night by myself.

Alex Evenings Women’s Metallic Empire – Purple Two-piece Wrap Gown And Jacket Set. Elegant set with glossy add-ons for feminine flair Elegant set with glossy add-ons for feminine flair. Open front. Bracelet sleeves. About 14.5″ from shoulder to hem. Scoop neckline. Sleeveless. About 55″ from shoulder to hem. Lined. Acetate/polyester/spandex. Hand wash. Imported. Color: purple. I am lucky to find a size 6, and it also his has plus size which is equally lovely.

A sleek column of sophisticated elegance, Alex Evenings’s plus size ensemble achieves a classic look with a glittery bodice and coordinating jacket for optional coverage.

Jacket: collarless, open front with no closure, three-quarter sleeves, allover glitter floral pattern; bolero silhouette, hits at natural waist
Square neckline
Hidden back zipper with hook-and-eye closure
Sleeveless
Glitter floral Empire-waist bodice; gathered, faux-wrap draped panel
A-line silhouette
Lined
Side slit
Hits at floor
Polyester/spandex
Hand wash
Imported

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B&W Floral dress


You can take away the shop out of the girl but you can’t take away the girl out of the shop. I thought I’m not gonna shop again or maybe for the meantime that I don’t have a job, but when I saw the markdown price for this beautiful dress, can’t help it but check it out. So, what do you think of this dress, pretty huh? Couple of months ago, I bought something online which kind of expensive but did not mind the price at all because i like that wallet. Unfortunately, my order did not arrived and when i claimed for missing package it said got lost so, I waited a month to received my refund. That was my first experience shopping online.

Hence, experiences like that did not stop me to shop online but one thing I learned, shop at the store you trusted. This dress is good for night out dinner with husband as well as a formal dress for any party or gathering. The simplicity of this dress and lovely design and style would fit to any gathering simple, formal or casual.

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Filipiniana Outfits at Filipino Party

Every countries all over the world has its own custom and tradition as well native cuisine, delicacy, crafts and dresses as part of the country’s culture. Honestly I have never been to any formal gathering as I am not comfortable wearing gowns or dresses. Last year I decided to attend to this Filipino party and it was fun. It was impressive to see ordinary people change overnight and look elegant with their fashionably Filipiniana dress.

The Filipiniana Dress is a dress made of Piña fabric, which is hand-loomed from pineapple leaf fibers. Filipiniana dresses are typically worn at formal occasions and nationalistic gatherings to mirror the male’s Barong Tagalog. These dresses come in different styles and variations, some may even carry the butterfly sleeves made famous by several First Ladies of the Philippines. Learn more about Filipino by visiting this website http://www.kreenlermz.com/traditions.html

I wore a casual dress which is decent enough for that occasion. One of the organizer of that event is happened to be a very good person, and she brought back here in the US from the Philippines a lot of Filipino attire. I got lucky because there was one available Filipina blazer. I’m thinking of buying my children a Filipino dress when we get a chance to go back to the Philippines someday.

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Three Ways To Reinvent Your Little Black Dress


Yes, women actually need Little Black Dresses — or at the very least, one great little black dress LBD). It’s a closet essential — a staple item for ladies wanting to dress their best. Even when you can only have one dress, you must choose an LBD. Little black dresses are everlasting and are can work perfectly for evening dinners or cocktail parties. The little black dress (AKA LBD) was created and designed by the famous designer Coco Chanel and Jean Patou, as they were seeking an affordable alternative dress for women that was both neutral in color and easily versatile. Fashions are ever-changing, though the necessity of a little black dress never-ends. The little black dress is mainstay of a wardrobe; whether mini or mid-length – it’s switchable and ideal for the modern women of today’s society. Below you will find out how to pick the perfect one:

LBD Tunic: Cooper St Clothing suggest, that the modest yet classy appearance and feel of a Tunic LBD is irrefutably a standard in fashion, and it is easily paired with a multitude of accessories that will change its look. The little black dress fashioned in the style of a tunic lets a woman display her femininity while ensuing in an eye-popping outfit. The tunic too gives the look of high-fashion yet maintains a coolness and comfortable feel.

LBD Splurge: The Pink Ruby Collection Splurge Black — Peplum Dress is a breath-taking piece of fashion. The Splurge LBD offers you a striking form with a tailor-made bodice and frill detailed skirt. Stretching steeply along the form of your body, the Splurge provides a form-fitting classy look. This eye-catching LBD can only be defined as a must-have for a night out with the girls! The Pink Ruby Collection has designed this LBD with the girly-girl in mind.

LBD Simple: If you are not a big fan of the tunic or your style will not match the Pink Ruby’s Splurge — the Orientique Music and Lyrics sleeveless dress will get-up and go with your every move. The versatile Orientique LBD is considered to be meek and casual; much like the original little black dress was meant to be. Dress it up with a nice sweater for a special dinner, or throw it on for a day at the park. Whether afternoon or night, the Orientique little black dress offer you a lot of styles but with comfort in mind.

There are hundreds of ways to wear a Little Black Dress, and most women cannot live without one. It is justly a chief component in any woman’s wardrobe. No matter if you want the mini LBD or mid-length LBD; the little black dress can be snazzy or comfy. Maybe you like an LBD for work that can be paired with a jacket; one that can be then changed into an evening cocktail dress. Twist of Bliss understands the need for versatility. They know the significance of owning that perfect little black dress, and they can offers one to fit your exact style. Twist of Bliss offers so many selections of dresses in their inventory, so feel secure in knowing they have your fashion needs covered. Stopover at twistofbliss.com.au and select your perfect little black dress today!

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Matilda Jane Girl | Wear it Style & Creativity

I received a set of Matilda Jane Clothing which includes Cloudy Puffer Tee, Love Bug Knot Top and Sweetheart Ruffled Leggings. At first, I thought this dress had missing some buttons and then I went to checked their site and was impressed with the creative style. The top was designed to button less.

This set of girl’s dress can be worn in 4 creative ways. Well, your girl can wear this three set and she is good to go for winter. It can also be turn into a fall, spring and summer outfit. The dress alone looks lovely and I also love the style and the cheeky and cute color of the Love know top. It was truly and sweetheart and stunning.

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Culture & Fashion


Fashion comes and goes and there are also fashion that never comes as it is totally out of style. Nevertheless, there are dresses and outfit that never leaves because it is part of the country’s culture and history. These type of dresses are being used as costume outfit in any presentation to promote our culture and for the future generation to learn and live on.

Well, last May I participated in a recital to promote Philippine cultural fold dances and had the opportunity to not only dance but wear one of the Philippine indigenous costume from Mindanao. Picture below, you will three different Philippine cultural costume, the kimona which we wear in the Philippines in every cultural event and other celebration, the fancy dress for La Jota Moncadena from Spanish jota dance and the colorful Higaonon tribe costume of Mindanao for Dugso dance.


What do you think of this fashion?

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SammyDress | Korean Coat for Warm and Comfort

As the season changes, so is the weather and some things around us. Shop for clothing that is appropriate for the different weather condition without sacrificing fashion, style and quality.


When spring arrived, I thought I had survived the wintery season and that finally, I could dress light but six weeks later it is still cold. Obviously, winter’s circle of friends like frost, snow, wind chill, cold and the likes refused to leave town. What will you do then to protect yourself from this dreadful and unpredictable weather?

Warm and comfort is what we need to keep us going. Coat, jacket and sweater are the best protection that we can wear when we are out and about doing chores and running errands. So, when SammyDress.com asked me to try one of their product in exchange for a review, I picked this Korean Solid Color Cotton-Padded Hooded Long Sleeves Thicken Coat For Women because I know It’ll provide me the warm and comfort I need. It looks thick but surprisingly light to wear and very comfortable. Features a cotton blend inside, so soft, snugged, warm and cozy, plus attached hood and two side pockets. This style of coat is trending right now in Korea. So, stay warm, snugged and in style when plummeting temperatures strikes unnoticed. Furthermore, I love watching Korean drama and saw this style of coat worn by the lead female stars. Asian fashion and trend always have an influence in me. I’ve been wanting to buy a coat like this one and never thought I could find it at Sammydress.com.

Sammydress is a leading global online wholesale supplier on variety kinds of products from dresses, bags, shoes & apparel for men and women, latest fashion clothing, accessories, to children’s toys and many more. They caters fashion apparels that are very popular among young girls from age 16-36. They aim to provide a wide range of high quality, trendy fashion clothing at factory direct prices along with highly professional customer service to their many customers all over the world. Sammydress.com have an extensive and growing selection of trendsetting high quality products. Visit their website today and browse their huge range of quality products with different styles for you to choose. With over 200,000 product lines, Sammydress.com offer a world of style at the lowest online prices.

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Below is the original picture I snagged from their website with product description. Korean Solid Color Cotton-Padded Hooded Long Sleeves Thicken Coat For Women


Style: Korean, Solid Color
Color; Army Green and Black
Fabric: Cotton Blend
Neckline: Hooded
Sleeve Length: Long Sleeves
Accessories: None
Occasion: Casual, Outdoor
Season: Spring, Fall, Winter
Product Care: Wash by hand in 30 degree Celsius water, hang to dry, avoid bleaching.

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