Look Party Ready with a Leopard Midi

Dressing for a special occasion in the winter can be difficult. I’m so used to just throwing on a cute dress, sexy sandals and a little clutch that once winter and snow come into the equation, I always end up wearing boring opaque tights and heels. For this outfit, I wanted to share a look that was party-ready, yet seasonally appropriate.

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I paired a Missguided leopard midi dress with my newest jewelled Anthropologie Deco Burst belt to accentuate my tiny waist and break up the long midi silhouette. I love that this dress has long sleeves, so you can be warm at your event and simply throw on a wool coat on top, without all the bulk. For extra warmth, I’m wearing a faux fur purple stole. I’m wearing damask print tights, c/o Secret, which introduces subtle pattern mixing. I’m also wearing suede BCBGeneration booties that have a rugged lug sole and sturdy heel. They are simple booties, but practical even in winter when stilettos aren’t an option.

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To accessorize, I also wore a vintage snakeskin clutch to introduce more colour into the outfit. I’m wearing my Michael Kors tortoiseshell Tribecca watch, and I’m also wearing my new favourite ring, which has a crescent and a star (similar style here). When I saw it at Winners in the jewelry case, I just HAD to have it. Thankfully, almost miraculously, it was a size six, which rarely happens. I guess me and this ring were just meant to be…