Sunday, 5 June 2011

Dream A Little Dream Of...

It is what every fashionista's dreams are made of: borrowing some of the world's most expensive frocks, getting professionally dolled up, and posing up a storm to the flashes of the paparazzi's cameras. Yet the harsh reality remains that most of us will not get the opportunity to parade luxurious designer gowns down a red carpet.

So while I am curled up on the couch in my tracksuit with a pot of tea, these delightful frocks are the perfect reminder that this reality is what fashion is all about: imagination and lust. If we could all have the red-carpet experience, who and what would we look to for inspiration?

For me, this Versace collection is the essence of red carpet romanticism and glamour. Feminine, figure-hugging gowns made with extravagant fabrics and intricate details. Simply divine. And exactly what this fashionista's dreams are made of...

{lace and silk delicately entwined}

 {love how the deep purple frames the face and fades to a luscious, fairy-floss pink}

 {a more edgy bodice and skirt paired with sheer detail on the sleeves}

{spied Jessica Biel wearing this frock to the Golden Globes after party}

{Grecian goddess meets Hollywood glamour}

{love how the feminine layers cascading down the gown are contrasted with a more edgy colour palette}

{rich red wine with a hint of sparkle}

* Images from Who What Wear.


  1. Amazing!!

  2. These dresses are just stunning!

    xox Lexi
    Glitter & Pearls

  3. Stunning and I might just be drooling a little bit! These dresses are absolutely works of art, love!! xx veronika

  4. that red wine dress is my favorite. maybe because the color pops so much in contrast of abbeys pale skin. i dont kike how they bleached her completely.

  5. I dream about some of them :)

  6. Okay, all of these dresses need to make their way into my closet right now...

    Missing Amsie Blog

  7. Those dresses all look incredibly soft. I want to just curl up with them!

  8. WOW,all these dresses are so feminine and chic!Thanks for sharing!


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