Peacock plumes ... blue ball gowns ... slinky black ... snow white spangles ... glittery gold. A dusting of fantasy, a sparkling of glamour.  Whether heading out or celebrating in, I say let's dress up for New Year's Eve.  How about you?  What will you be wearing?


{blue velvet}

Rachel McAdams photographed by Michelangelo DiBattista via

Peacocks Garden


Jean Patou gown illustrated by Rene Gruau via



mini photographed by Benjamin Kanarek for Harper's Bazaar China via

Fashion Copious

{peacock plumes}

on avatar created by Cajsa Lillihook via


{tunic & leggings}

Chanel pre-fall 2011 via


Kate Hudson, Harper's Bazaar 2007 from Style Maniac's files

{frothy blue}

Arthur Banks ballgown illustrated by Ruth Freeman


{white spangle}


by David Downton from

100 Years of Fashion Illustration

"Use the good china for breakfast."