Glam Up with a Sequined Dress

by pinksoda
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Okay so I sported a sequined dress before. I was skeptical as anyone would be before I actually decided to give it a go. I wore this on a christmas party with a retro theme. It definitely matched the festive ambiance (at least I thought so :P). It’s a two-toned sequence dress (blue and black). Unfortunately I wasn’t able to get a shot of it’s back view.

So anyway, Sequined dresses are no doubt shiny and glamorous! They can make you the star of the night but overdoing it can make you look like that magician assistance waiting to be cut into pieces inside a box.

Here are some tips to wear a sequined dress right:

Jewel tone accessories enhance the outfit – Metallic clutches and deep jewel tone accessories keep up with the sequin dresses. Too much texture difference takes away from the outfit. Remember though, sequins are such bold pieces so go minimal on the accessories. A sleek bag or a simple piece of jewelry is all you need to make a stylish impact.

Stick to only one sequined item per outfit – any more than that will make you look like a disco ball. You can even skip he jewelry unless the occasion’s theme calls for it.

An overlay – you can tone down the glitter with an overlay or a nice jacket.

Don’t be afraid to play with color. Try a sequined item in a bright hue or add a pop of color elsewhere in the outfit.

Sequined Dress: bought it from SM Dept. Store / Ankle Boots: Primadonna / Jacket: WGW / Velvet Clutch

Here’s a clearer shot from a much better camera :).


With my friends sporting their own retro outfit

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12 comments

Marky August 22, 2012 - 10:06 am

It’s nice to see you looking so confident with that dress. Looks good on you. πŸ™‚

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zoan August 22, 2012 - 12:43 pm

you are so sexy, stylish and full of confidence! πŸ™‚ the dress looks good on you sis

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Pinx August 22, 2012 - 3:11 pm

haven’t tried wearing a dress like that…i wish someday… anyway, you look good in it… i love how you paired it with the clutch and the ankle boots.

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Jessica Cassidy August 22, 2012 - 4:40 pm

you look fab and dazzling beautiful in those dress Momi
πŸ™‚ and the shoes is a beauty too πŸ™‚

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Mrs.D August 22, 2012 - 4:48 pm

wow, you rock it! super love the dress….great outfit over all!

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jheylo August 22, 2012 - 4:58 pm

you look so great in that sexy dress πŸ™‚ aka celebrity hehehe

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Bless August 22, 2012 - 6:10 pm

That’s a nice outfit and looks great on you. The most important thing is the confidence on how you carry what you wear and you got it girl! πŸ˜‰

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David August 22, 2012 - 7:21 pm

you look gorgeous! the dress looks good on you.

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Arlene August 22, 2012 - 8:47 pm

You look gorgeous in that! Great for evening jams.

With my size and age I don’t think I can be brave enough to wear that. hehehe

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Shela August 23, 2012 - 1:42 am

I love the blue and beige combo! Look great.

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emzkie August 23, 2012 - 4:06 am

that dress is beautiful, but i like to see it without the blazer.

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haze August 23, 2012 - 8:01 am

You nailed that outfit. I love how you lightly accentuate it. So elegant and you look fabulous!

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