I do not work the holiday party circuit. The part of me that loves canceled plans is more than happy about the openess of my social calendar, but the part of me that loves to dress up is not. I do, however, make a point to have an ongoing list of clothes I would purchase,should I receive an invite to some glittering, champagne-filled affair. Currently, I'm eyeing a slip dress by Sleeper, the Ukranian-based brand that specializes in elegant nightwear.
And while it's little odd to want to wear a nightie to a soirée that isn't a designated pajama party, Sleeper doesn't design sleepwear that is meant only for your bed; instead, the label makes sets trimmed with feathers and ruffled chiffon that could and should be worn outside of your home. My wish list-topping light blue slip dress is 100% viscose and its straps are embellished with pink marabou feathers. It sounds a tad costume-y, but it's a handcrafted bias-cut beaut that looks expensive and like a modern-day Carrie Bradshaw closet staple.
Sleeper "Voulez Vous Dancer?" Dress, $290, available here.
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