over50feeling40: Party Fashion: What I Wore!
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Dec 15, 2013

Party Fashion: What I Wore!


Last week, we joined a few thousand people for my husband's company Christmas party! It was held in the Alamodome and the entertainment was, ZZ Top! 
It was a freezing, windy night in San Antonio and while I saw many bare- legged- ladies in dresses, I just could not join them.
Though my pictures are not the best for this outfit...here is what I wore...
A gold, shimmery tunic from CHICOS with leggings! However, due to cold, I wore my vintage black coat I found at Goodwill most of the evening.  I also picked up the necklace at Chicos.
The bracelet is a Simply Vera Wang from Kohls, I purchased in the last two years.
Of course, I had originally planned pictures along our beautiful RIVERWALK...so sparkly at Christmastime..but the weather would not allow. 

Hopefully, I will have some better images for you later today.

Have a gorgeous, warm Sunday, everyone!

9 comments:

  1. Love the outfit - wish I could find/purchase it. Most of my wardrobe is made up of Chico's. Their clothing fits me best, but I can't always fork out the money for it. When I have an upcoming event I first take a look at Chico's. Wish I could win a sweepstakes from them! (Do they ever have one?)

    Lovely, Pam. BTW, it's in the twenties up here. I'll come to TX for the heat wave! PSS I love the Riverwalk...

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    1. Hi Cathy, I know ...we are wimps down here when it comes to cold weather...and I do love the cold weather, because we have so little of it!! Make sure your sign up to be a Chico's Passport member..that will help you save and they are having great sales this time of year. I could not find this tunic online to link to, so it may be sold out, but I saw others online ...one was $14.99!! I have seen them do sweepstakes, make sure you are on their email alerts. Stay warm and safe!

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  2. Chicos for winter, Fresh Produce for summer, that's my mantra. You look great, Pam! I love that you're doing this. We need more ideas of how to dress at our age. I'm 59 and did a post about summer clothes, largely from FP, here, in case you or your readers are interested. I'll also add this comment to G+. http://anyshinything.com/2013/09/03/style-for-over-50/

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  3. That's what happens at Inaugural Balls after Presidential elections. People crowd into huge ballrooms that are January-chilly and end up keeping their coats on. The smart gals pick a dress with long sleeves and wear their long underwear underneath.

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  4. ZZ Top!!! Oh what fun! Your outfit hits that perfect balance between "special occasion" and comfort.

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  5. I bought a lot of Chico pieces for summer; but for cold weather clothes I turn to Talbots and Lands End. Thank you for recommending Coldwater Creek. for blue jeans. I went there recently and although I had to try on several pairs, I had a great sales woman who kept bringing back something else to try on. I found the perfect pair and they were 40% off! I enjoy reading your blog. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas.

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  6. We were in San Antonio the other night and walked along River Walk and it was gorgeous!!

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  7. great top Pam.. and I LOVE that bracelet!! xo J

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