#nyfw | cocktail hour

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

#nyfw | cocktails

day 1 of nyfw was jam-packed, but fun. if you are following me over on snapchat we can both agree my photography game needs to be upped. where is mr. style when i need him? my son would glance over at my phone every once in awhile and give an eyeroll… but i’m determined to focus on my skills today as i’m backstage where all the action happens. needless to say, when you’re in new york there’s bound to be a cocktail party to attend. today’s ootd is all about an after five look. so out come the ruffles, silk, and metallic accessories. but i couldn’t resist throwing a blazer on to keep the overall look tailored. and since block heels are so on-trend i hauled out a pair of ferragamo’s from storage. don’t you just love it when a trend comes back in a big way?!

happy tuesday!

labels: skirt Ralph Lauren (old, similar here and here); c/o blouse White Label; blazer J.Crew; belt Ralph Lauren (similar here and here); shoes Ferragamo (similar here and here); handbag Prada (old, similar here and here)

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  • Nikki G
    September 13, 2016 at 12:19 pm

    I love the gold skirt and purse! I would love to be with you at NYFW. I am sure it is tons of fun.

    And I have to tell you rockin’ your Princess Diana look in the 3rd photo!
    🙂 gwingal

    • beth djalali
      September 17, 2016 at 8:57 pm

      did i mention that i love you?!

  • Talia
    September 13, 2016 at 2:15 pm

    What a fantastic look. Love how you incorporated the jacket!

  • Sue Smith
    September 13, 2016 at 2:31 pm

    Pretty, Beth! I have a simple, creamy white silk dress with a ruffled skirt like this, and a black ruffled skirt, and they both make me feel oh so feminine.

    I would never have thought to match it with that jacket but it looks great! sue

  • Lorena Lorena
    September 13, 2016 at 3:38 pm

    What a gorgeous skirt, love the colour and the ruffles.

    • beth djalali
      September 17, 2016 at 8:58 pm

      this is such a fun and flirty skirt. it’s always fun to pull out a feminine piece, but then pair it with its masculine counterpart.

  • 1010parkplace
    September 13, 2016 at 4:42 pm

    What a dynamite combination! Brenda

  • Andrea@WellnessNotes
    September 13, 2016 at 5:36 pm

    Great cocktail hour look!

    Sounds like you have having a great time at NYFW!!! 🙂

    Andrea’s Wellness Notes

    • beth djalali
      September 17, 2016 at 8:59 pm

      thanks for asking, andrea! i am always so happy to hit the streets of new york. there’s so much energy here. but then again, i’m always happy to head back home to athens. go figure!

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