Happy New Year's

Greetings Fashion Friends,

Oh wow, we made it! Another beautiful day usher's in the beginning of a new year. Year 2013 will undoubtedly bring new challenges that we must try our best to prepare for and new opportunities that will allow us to spread our wings and fly. However, we have to understand that we can't be prepared to face every single mountain, but a positive, determined attitude will make any "mountain" appear as a simple mole hill. I pray much success, happiness, and good health for you and your family. God bless you all :-)

I'm trying my best to get back on track with my blogging and it's definitely on my 2013 goal list, lol. I simply love you all for continuing to support my fashion forum and as you can see, I'm starting to turn things around beginning with my blog template. Next change will be my content. Although this blog is an awesome hobby for me, I still want it to be well edited and interesting. Wish me luck ;-)

The weekend before Christmas I attended a scholarship banquet and I had a great time. The attire was cocktail/semi-formal but I totally went with a simple, understated look. In retrospect, I am very disappointed in my choice for this event because you all know how much I love getting dressed up, SMH.

Don't get me wrong, I love this dress but I had so many that I haven't worn yet which would have been waaayyyyy more appropriate.

I tried to dress it up with a statement necklace. I should have went with more bling!

I need to purchase another pair of ankle strap heels because I am wearing the heck out of these babies, LOL.

Please excuse my nephew's toy in the background. He tried so hard to interrupt my photos, lol. I had to crop these pics extensively!

Earrings - Burlington Coat Factory
Necklace - Forever 21
Dress - Boohoo.com
Clutch/Rings - Forever 21
Heels - Karen Millen of England



Style4Curves said…
This dress is gorgeous!!!
Lorraine said…
Super cute Dress!! I love your heels! Happy New Year love!

With Love,
You look gorgeous and your hair is amazing.

Well... I love that dress on you :).
Happy New Year darling!
MrsDjRass said…
I think the entire look is gorgeous. You can send me the dress:-)
Seeking Style said…
Wishing you the best in 2013!

xo Jennifer

Unknown said…
Sometimes, simple is best for the soul! I think you look great!

Happy New Year!


Shari said…
Yassssss! This is too stinking cute! dress and shoes are on point! Happy New Year!
The dress looks great on you! Fabulous as always! Happy New Year!
LA Lynn's said…
Love the dress & I completely understand about getting back into the blogging! I feel the same wayyyy... ~Cheers to a Happy New Year!!!!!

Anonymous said…
Very cute! Happy New Year to you too! Thanks for the words of inspiration at the beginning! I'm wanting to do better at blogging too. We shall see.
Ariel said…
Happy new Years Darling. Love the olive green and black color blocked dress... super cute!
miasmode said…
Happy new year!!!! You rock that dress and the fabulous heels. I need a similar pair like that. Maybe I´ll find one on sale :-)

Unknown said…
I want that dress!