Loving: Cocktails in Blue

Blue Cocktail Dress

dress: Julie Dillon, belt: Nordstrom, shoes: Zara, clutch: Rebecca Minkoff MAC crossbody, bracelet watch: Anne Klein.

This is one of my favorite shades of blue, so I was happy to see it on the trend forecast for this year and then post about it on Spring Trend: A Sea of Blue. When my husband told me we were going to a business event with cocktail attire, I knew this dress would fit the bill and was happy to have snagged it on sale a few months back. I also love this clutch, even though it’s a bit big for evening, because of its anthracite metallic sheen. The slight glimmer gives it an after-hours feel. The mid-heel, patent nude wedges are still available over at Zara for a song ($49, also in black) and measure in at only 3″, with a 1″ wedge. They are so easy to walk in, which I appreciate for a business function. I’m thinking these wedges would also be great for an outdoor wedding or any lawn party.

I’m linking up on Monday Mingle (at Momtrends) and Visible Monday (at Not Dead Yet) today, so be sure to head over and check them out.

x Laura

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24 responses to “Loving: Cocktails in Blue

  1. That is a *gorgeous* shade of blue, agreed! Love the shoes too, sold out in my size : < Thanks for linking up.

  2. Elaine Bergner

    How pretty are you!! That is a “Greek” blue (cerulean ) says the Greek. :0)

  3. Elaine Bergner

    What? Really? E

  4. Beautiful! A modeling agency should come calling. That shade of blue looks great on all skin and hair tones. Bejeweled!

  5. You look great in that color blue…it makes your eyes pop! I like the dress with the neutral heels.

  6. Megan, The Frugalista Diaries

    beautiful dress

    Xo Megan

  7. Beautiful! You look lovely in that shade of blue!

  8. You look amazing in this dress Laura. LOVE, love, love it!

  9. This is amazing. I love the style. It looks so easy and elegant on you. Very very chic :) Hope you participate in more visible Mondays, and Tuesdays, and Wednesdays… and any other days :P :) we demand more Laura styles!

  10. you are gorgeous in that blue dress

  11. I love this color so much and you look FANTASTIC in it!

  12. You look amazing! Love the vibrant blue of your dress and the shoes are fabulous!

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