Embellished Cocktail Dress












I picked up this beautiful dress when I was in Thailand. I wasn’t looking for anything in particular, as I was walking through the mall. Saying that – I did go into quite a lot of boutiques – mostly with Thai designs. Thailand has got many designers that I’ve never heard of, and many of them producing beautiful clothing for reasonable prices. I’m surprised we don’t  have any Thai designs, in department stores in europe.

I’ve worn this dress before. Those of you who follow my blog, would have seen it in another post here and on Instagram.The metallic brocade cocktail dress, is perfect for this time of the year – during the holiday season. It’s decorated with sequins and metal rings. I will definitley find many more occasions to wear it. The colour is one of my favourite. Yes, I love red! I especially love the back of the dress and the very long bell sleeves.

Milin dress similar here here and here ,Choker similar here Chanel bag, Miu Miu shoes not available, similar here and here Clarins lipstick Essie polish  fishnet tights

Photos: Charles Sambono


xo Yvonne


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  • Mel 16/12/2016 at 04:07

    I am loving the dress and the shoes! I hope you have a great holiday season with your loved ones 🙂


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      yvonne 16/12/2016 at 14:30

      Hello Mel, so kind of you! have a great weekend! xo

  • Eni Abeni 15/12/2016 at 06:58

    Hi Yvonne and thank you for your visit! I love so much that dress….so glamorous!!! Have a nice day, kisses from Italy,

    Eniwhere Fashion
    Eniwhere Fashion Facebook

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      yvonne 15/12/2016 at 09:57

      Happy that you like the dress Eni! It’s so beautiful! Wish you a lovely day from beautiful Switzerland! xo

  • Len Parent 14/12/2016 at 23:21

    Simply gorgeous doll! what a gorgeous dress and bag!
    happy holidays!
    much love, Len

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      yvonne 16/12/2016 at 14:29

      Thanks Len! so happy you like the dress and bag! Think I will be wearing it a few times over the holiday period! Happy weekend! xo

  • Stella Asteria 14/12/2016 at 17:05

    Spectacular holiday dress and look my dear Yvonne! I saw it on your instagram and loved it! You look astonishing! I bet all eyes will be on you if you wear this on NYE party 🙂
    Thanks for sharing and have a great rest of the week my dear!

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:59

      Thank you, Stella! Yes, the dress is beautiful and I’ve had many compliments. I really love the colour and it is perfect for the holiday season! Thanks and I hope your week continues to be great! xo

  • Mis perlas de moda 14/12/2016 at 12:18

    Hi, Yvonne! Such a great outfit! This dress looks very beautiful on you! Love the sandals!

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:52

      Mis perlas de moda, thank you for such a beautiful comment! xo

  • Sandra - More Style Than Fashion 14/12/2016 at 11:56

    Wow that dress is amazing! You look great!

    x Sandra


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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:49

      I’m so glad you think so, Sandra! Hope your week is going well! Thank you! xo

  • Jessica 14/12/2016 at 11:19

    This is such a beautiful dress! x

    Jessica — NinetyCo

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:47

      Thank you Jessica! have a great evening! xo

  • Correia Daniela 14/12/2016 at 11:17

    My dear! you are so much elegant in this outfit! You look really gorgeous! and all the piece that you are wearing are insanely beautiful! I wanna one of those sandals and bag! hihi

    I wish you a wonderful day!
    Lots of Love,

    Daniela Correia.

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:46

      Hello Correia, how kind of you! I’m so happy you like my outfit! Check the link where you can find similar shoes! The ones I wore are not available! So sorry! thank you! xo

  • Kasie Chelanne 14/12/2016 at 03:19

    This dress is absolutely beautiful on you! I adore that rich color for this time of year. I love how you accessorized the look!

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:42

      Hello Kasie, thanks for your kind comment! I think the colour is lovely! Hope the week continues to be a good one for you! xo

  • Dora 13/12/2016 at 20:47

    I love the 70s vibe of this dress! The colour is so perfect for the holidays and you’ve styled it to perfection

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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:39

      I’m glad you like the styling of the dress. The colour is so beautiful. Thanks Dora xo

  • Shauna 13/12/2016 at 15:18

    This is THE prettiest holiday dress I’ve seen so far!!



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      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:37

      Thank you, Shauna! Hope you are having a good week! xo

  • Taislany Gomes 13/12/2016 at 12:56

    Such a lovely dress! Thanks for sharing doll!

    Kisses & Happy Tuesday,

    • mm
      yvonne 14/12/2016 at 17:36

      Thanks for visiting Taislany! xo

  • Sharon Wu 13/12/2016 at 07:38

    What a beautiful cocktail dress. I love the color and you have definitely styled it to perfection! xo, sharon


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      yvonne 13/12/2016 at 09:31

      Hello Sharon, So happy you like the cocktail dress and thanks for such a lovely comment!xo

  • Kristina 13/12/2016 at 07:15

    Looking for tights like these at the moment! This dress is really extraordinary and I love your Chanel.
    ♡ Kristina

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      yvonne 13/12/2016 at 09:30

      Thank you, Kristina! Check out your department store for fishnet tights or go to the link on my blog!Have a wonderful day! xo

  • Dushka 12/12/2016 at 23:09

    Dress look incredibly good on you! Love your whole outfit, your blog is such an inspiration! 🙂
    xoxo Dushka

    • mm
      yvonne 13/12/2016 at 05:49

      Hello Dushka, thanks for your lovely comment. I’m so happy to know that you pick up a little inspiration on my blog! Wish you a fun and good week! xo

  • Kathrine Eldridge 12/12/2016 at 22:49

    What a stunning dress I love the back detail especially. Perfect dress for the holidays!


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      yvonne 13/12/2016 at 05:44

      Same here, Kathrine! I love the dress but the back is just, wow!!! Hope your week started out well! Thank you! xo

  • Jalisa 12/12/2016 at 19:47

    This is such a beautiful and unique dress and it looks absolutely amazing on you! I love the way you’ve styled it with the fishnet tights and those amazing heels! Thanks so much for sharing and I hope you have a wonderful week ahead, beauty!



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      yvonne 12/12/2016 at 21:25

      Hi jalisa, Thanks for your kind comment! I was very happy to find this dress and really like it a lot! I’m glad you like the fishnet tights with it! Have a lovely week! xo

  • roseylafleur 12/12/2016 at 18:34

    Gorgeous love it !

    • mm
      yvonne 12/12/2016 at 21:20

      Thank you so much, Roseylafleur! have a great week! xo