Sparkling Sequins and Brocades

sydneys closetWe went to an event at The Crucible in Oakland California a few weeks ago. The Crucible is a non-profit educational facility that fosters a collaboration of Arts, Industry and Community. That is my husband wearing the vintage smoking jacket and cowboy boots. My dress is from Sydney’s Closet. I love them. They have alwyas given me great service and they have a pretty extensive line of in-stock prom and cocktail dress in sizes 38+, yes 38+.  I usually order a 30 (I am a 26 -28) but I have it taken in the arms and sometimes shortened.  The dresses are not really designed for women my age and apple shaped.  But do be careful, I usually stick to the Sydney’s Closet Signature Collection because I can depend on the sizing.

I have NEVER gotten so many compliments on what I was wearing, even the cast stopped to say how much they liked it.

Dress: Sydneys Closet – Size 30, shortened to above the knee


6 thoughts on “Sparkling Sequins and Brocades

    • Thanks Ali Baba: So happy to have you here. Would love to guest blog you sometime if you are interested. Next time you get something new we could take a photo and describe you outfit and I would add it to my blog. We do not have to add your sizes, that is just something I am doing for my outfits. Think about it.

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