Instead of predictable black, rock this year's festivities in a vintage ruffled frock that takes a page from the Carrie Bradshaw - ie. Patricia Field - playbook in the final episode of Sex & the City. $2600 from TheFrock.com.
For an equally superb modern version, The Fashion & Beauty Bargain Queens found this gorgeous lavender chiffon goddess number by Vera Wang will turn heads for all the right reasons...and only you will know it cost $350!
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