So this was the first eShakti dress that I purchased after the Rack Reduction. It's a little bit big and I need to work on the measurements that I give them if/when I order from them again.
I ordered this just after the holiday season because I love the fabric. It's better in person but it has a peacock component with blues and pinks within the gold. It's no loner available. It came with a sash belt and pockets (!) and I had the neckline altered to a wide V and short sleeves added because I wanted it to look more 1950s like this:
|Party dress, 1950s via shewhoworshipscarlin tumblr|
I'm wearing it with short beaded cotton gloves (because of the heat in Kansas City) similar $15 in satin.
The multi-colored hair flower is a gift (similar $10) and the shoes are modern MJ almond toe pumps (similar $30). I love them but they are wicked painful. The tassel necklace is a modern jet piece that I love (similar $17). I got it from Dark Garden years ago. I have a THING about tassel jewelry.
Tassel Jewelry a Retrospective
|Watch Fob 1850 Lang Antiques|
|Pendant 1910 Bonham’s|
|Brooch Cartier, 1920s Christie’s|
|1920s Necklace 1stdibs.com|
|Brooch Cartier, 1925 Christie’s|
|Diamond and Pearl Necklace Sterlé, 1955 Christie’s|
|2014 via 13 Amazing It-Bags to Seriously Invest in for Fall and Beyond on WhoWhatWear.com|
|2016 Saint Laurent Lolita tassel choker at ysl.com|
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