The holidays are the most wonderful time of year not only because our schedule is filled with social engagements, like seasonal cocktail parties and family get-togethers but it’s also the perfect excuse to don a divine party-friendly frock and lots of shining accessories. From vintage casual to evening bombshell, we assembled a few of our favorite looks that will ensure you make a fabulous entrance!
The weather is getting warmer, the apple pie is baking, and the fireworks are raring to get lit. It can only mean one thing: the 4th of July is near! If you’re feeling festive and want to jazz up your summer wardrobe with some patriotic flair, we have a seasonally divine collection of red, white, and blue that’s sure to set the holiday tone.
The simple elegance of the gin rickey inspired us to create an all seasons look that’s as effortless as it is classic. Refreshingly vibrant, the timeless appeal of the Green Beverly Knit Dress is perfectly complemented with the Baby Green Sparkle Kiss Lock Coin Purse and the Black and Baby Green Sparkle Mini Atomic Tote. Finish your ensemble with the Yellow Rose Stud Earrings.
Tart and refreshing, the gin rickey is as simple to prepare as it is delicious.
The Gin Rickey
- 1 1/4 ounce dry gin
- 1/4 ounce lime juice
- 1 ounce club soda
- Stir together dry gin and lime juice
- Serve over ice in a highball glass
- Top with a splash of club soda
As simple as it is elegant, the white Russian is the quintessential after dinner dessert drink. We were inspired by this snow-hued favorite to create a darling ensemble thats perfect for your next holiday party. The Unique Vintage Roman Holiday Ivory Scalloped Swing Dress is a showstopper when paired with bold accessories like the Red Lady Lux Kiss Lock Bag and the Red Satin T-Strap Cutie Pie Heels. Finish the look with a pair of demure earrings like the Black Flower Retrolite Earrings and the Ruby Leopard Trim Smart Screen Gloves for a touch of cozy.
The White Russian
- 3/4 ounce coffee liqueur
- 1 ounce vodka
- 2 ounces heavy cream
- Add coffee liqueur and vodka to an ice filled old-fashioned glass, stir and finish with heavy cream. And ENJOY!
Here at UV, we love the holidays! One of our absolute favorite things about the season is the fabulous holiday entertaining. This year, we’re getting dressed up in crimson. We’ve styled the Unique Vintage Red Satin Happily Ever After Dress with the 1940s inspired Black Leather Ankle Strap Bettie Heels and the Black and Leopard Miss Lux Clutch. Of course, no retro holiday look would be complete without a stunning red lip. Try Besame Cosmetics Lipstick in classic cherry red for that perfect pout!