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Q. My fiancé and I are eloping and then celebrating with a big party a few weeks later with all of our friends and family. I would like to look "bridal" without wearing a traditional wedding gown. Can you help me find a fun, cocktail-style white dress to wear to my wedding party?
Q. I can't figure out what jewelry to wear with a black sequin blazer and black chiffon dress to wear to a cocktail party.
Q. I'm attending a wedding in October in the Berkshires in Lenox, MA. The wedding is in a historic mansion and is at 1 p.m. The bride is encouraging guests to wear fall colors, and said that her friends are wearing cocktail dresses.
Q. I am going to a Vegas nightclub in a couple of weeks and I want to look HOT but not hoochy, what can a 40-ish woman wear that will still catch my husband's eye while looking classy?
Q. With all of the bright florals, geometric prints and animal prints this year, are they really appropriate for an afternoon wedding? Or are they too bold?