Black Tie Gown

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One of my 101 in 1001 goals was to buy a fabulous gown & wear it to a fabulous event. Well, cross that one off the list! Recently I was invited to the reopening of the first class dining room at the Queen’s Club in the heart of Sydney city. The Queen’s Club is one of Sydney oldest ladies-only clubs & is situated right upstairs from Hermès & across the road from David Jones (perfect location right?). Their dining room had been under construction for months & was finally reopened with a black tie dinner. A perfect opportunity to find a perfect gown right? As soon as I’d seen the Phase Eight gowns in David Jones a while back I knew it would be my first stop  if I ever needed one. After trying on quite a few (most just for fun to be honest!) I settled on this one. The black & white colour palette is so classic & versatile, it’s unbelievably comfortable & fits like a glove! I couldn’t say no!

I knew that with my new red hair blow dried to perfection & this showstopper dress I didn’t want my accessories to compete. So I kept it simple with just my watch, simple gold studs, nude patent pumps & a beaded black clutch that I found on holiday in Phuket, Thailand.

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{Gown: Phase Eight, Pumps: Jimmy Choo, Clutch: from Phuket, Thailand, Watch: Kate Spade New York}

With Love & Sparkles

  • What a lovely gown!

    xo | The Fashion Forecast

  • I have my 101 in 1001 as well 😉
    Yay for checking such a special goal off the list, girl! You look stunning! Glad you enjoyed yourself at The Queen’s Club.
    xox Nadia
    http://mielandmint.blogspot.co.uk/

    • Thank you Nadia! How much fun is putting together the 101 in 1001?! I’m loving the experience! xx

  • I love this dress, and you are right it truly fits like a glove, and what a fun event you attended, also you hair color is gorgeous!

    • Thank you so much Katalina!I can’t say enough how comfortable this dress is, it’s amazing!

  • anna

    oh my goodness, crazy about this dress. The fit is perfection and the print is super classic. You look amazing, love. xx

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