Plus they always make party clothes light and transparent as if we were all going to Australia to celebrate, and I always end up frozen, in an outfit I'm never going to wear again because it looks too Christmas-y.
Not this year, guys, not this year. This is what I'm going to wear.
And of course, now that the clothing issue is solved, I can focus on the most intersting part: what style am I going to rock with this, and what makeup am I going to do.
This dress definitely has a retro vibe, and you all know how much I love the 60's looks. So I have been browsing the web for inspiration.
New Burlesque icon Dita Von Teese - the ultimate pin-up. I know that isn't technically a 60's look, but she's always a good inspiration for retro looks.
The Mad Men ladies - how much retro and how much prettier than that could you get?
I wanna be January Jones when I grow up. And I think I'll be wearing a pearl necklace with my dress.
Hello, Mrs Holloway - the always beautiful Christina Hendricks.
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Don't think the 60's looks are dated - my friend and fellow blogger Aina rocks the Mad Men look like nobody's business, up to the pin curls!
|picture property of Ashley aka HollywoodNoir, click on it to visit her website|
Canadian blogger and YouTuber HollywoodNoir is the specialist for pin-up and retro looks, and she makes a beautiful modern Sophia Loren.
Who are your beauty icons? What is inspiring you for this year's Holiday looks?