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Red Carpet Style

I was inspired by TheBlackTux, Black Tie Done Right to show how I would dress for red carpet style paired with some stunning men's style.  I would have loved to take down some of my gowns for this post, but wait.....no gowns here.  I need to fix that.  So, I did what I do best when I can't find something I like in my closet: I browse online.   Here are some of my favourite gowns of the moment, that I would most certainly wear if I ever had a chance to attend a formal event.




And I would pair them with the following hot men suits:

[caption id="attachment_6859" align="alignleft" width="502"] The Velvet Tuxedo Jacket[/caption]




I always feel bad for the guy, tuxedos all seem the same to me, until I saw the selection on The Black Tux, they have some great fashion forward options that would make any man look divine!

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  1. Oh love that Monique dress! And I'll just take the last guy...I mean that last tux...hehe.

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  2. Gosh, all of those dresses are just gorgeous. I think the last dress is my fav. Not to mention, those tux guys are pretty cute too :) Have a great weekend! xo

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  3. The floral Monique L'huillier is lovely.

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  4. k those dresses are GORG and now I really want somewhere fancy to go so Mr. B and I can get dressed up!!

    Simply Shaunacey

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  5. Thes gorgeous dresses make me want to go somewhere fancy shmancy.... or you know just drink wine in a formal on my couch, whatev.

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  6. Thanks for making me want dresses that I can't afford. SOB. The men in tuxes are a pretty nice accessory too...

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  7. I wish I could attend a fancy event like this with my hubby once a year. Dressing up like this would be so fun! That floral Oscar de la Renta is STUNNING!

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  8. Those dresses are so beautiful and now I want to go somewhere fancy. Thomas wants to wear a white tux to prom this year - oy!

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