COCKTAIL DRESSES and  COCKTAIL PARTIES ARE ALL THE RAGE.

COCKTAIL DRESSES and  COCKTAIL PARTIES ARE ALL THE RAGE

Cocktail dresses are one of the hottest items of the season. While we might want to keep ourselves deep in denial , the holidays are just around the corner. Since the holidays are the most social time of the year you will need to up date your wardrobe. Of course there are many different types of social events the cocktail party is a specific one . Therefore you may want to brush up on your small talk and your cocktail party etiquette. Moreover just like your dress maybe be in or out of style , a party theme can be in or out of style. However this season seems to be the year of the cocktail party.

BE THE BEST COCKTAIL PARTY GUEST

A cocktail party is a classic social gathering. In fact I really love a great cocktail party. Of course a cocktail party may be a large affair held in a banquet hall or hotel  with professional guests all the way down to a party held in a private home. Therefore you may act a little different depending on the size and nature of the party.

It begins with your arrival . Since cocktail hour isn't a sit down affair , it is fine to arrive well after it begins but never early .A host is usually fine tuning food, drinks, and set-up well into the last minute.  Your early arrival will only escalate the frenzy.

COCKTAIL PARTIES MEAN COCKTAILS

Just because it's a party doesn't mean you can totally cut loose. Know your drink limit before you arrive.  If you're attending primarily for networking purposes, two drinks is an appropriate maximum.  Darling over-indulging is a good way to invite trouble to any gathering.  A host's nightmare!

No one wants a drunk guest falling down a staircase, hitting on a VIP, or falling asleep in the onion dip. Been there done that not a pretty picture.Hence if  you find yourself sipping a little too hurriedly, switch to water or soda. No one will know the difference. Another good piece of advice is stick to wine and avoid hard liquor.

COCKTAIL PARTY BOUNDARIES

Furthermore for some people, cocktails are like truth serum with a permission slip to talk to anyone who will listen.   Be very careful here!  People remember more than you may think, and you never know which sober guest may overhear you and spread the word. Therefore Keep all cocktail party conversations civil and never divulge anything you wouldn't be willing to place on a billboard .Avoid monopolizing a VIP's time.  If you engage in one-on-one conversation, invite others to join in after a few minutes. Address with respect at all times.  If you call him Mr. Mayor at Chamber of Commerce meetings, don't call him Bill at your neighbor's party.

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THE COCKTAIL DRESSES

All things considered I feel good that we will be on our best behavior . Darlings now a days most of the rules of dressing have been thrown out. However you will want to inquire how formal or casual the dress code is .As the holiday season approaches , the inevitable flurry of invitations means one thing: dress codes that call for cocktail attire. I've searched the web to find you the best cocktail dresses .


Fuchsia pink sheer yoke embroidered cocktail dress from Marchesa Notte
FARFETCH $695

ABITO SERA from RED Valentino: Rosso Dress
ITALIST $ 437


Roksanda Sheath Dress with Bow Sleeves
STYLE BOP $1295

Dolce & Gabbana - brocade floral print mini dress
FARFETCH $2675

Dress Dress Women Miu Miu
ITALIST $1423

ITALIST WOMEN NEW IN GUCCI FW 17 468X60

Italist 1 SITE 200 BOUTIQUES 468X60


Delpozo Sleeveless Dress with Bow
STYLEBOP $2405


Michael Michael Kors - long-sleeved patterned dress
FARFETCH $252

Versace Zipped Detail Dress
ITALIST $198

ITALIST 728 x 90 WOMEN SALE 40% FW17

Diane von Furstenberg Two-Tone Satin Dress with Ruffled Trim
STYLEBOP $423


Simone Rocha Dress with Sheer Floral Overlay
STYLEBOP $1455

COCKTAIL DRESSES and  COCKTAIL PARTIES ARE ALL THE RAGE.

Well my darlings you may want to put your head in the sand but the holiday season is here. I have chosen a great selection of cocktail dresses. They have a range in style and price .For this reason I want to encourage you to visit my partner ITALIST they offer some of the best pricing on designer clothes . I have a post on  ITALIST that does a great job on showing there pricing. So dears choose from the best and enjoy your holiday parties.

Ciao for now Jandrew

14 thoughts on “COCKTAIL DRESSES and  COCKTAIL PARTIES ARE ALL THE RAGE.

  1. What great information! I’m a little scared by cocktail parties to be honest because I don’t know what to do at them, but now I feel more confident!

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