It being spring and all, this seems to have been the week for cute day dresses to make a sudden uptick on the world’s red carpets. Although to be fair, this is a little too stiff and formal to be called a day dress:
Day dress or not, the more important question here is “Are we feeling this?” And by “we,” mean you, since you’ll be making the final call on this one. We think the pattern is pretty, but it gives the dress a sort of old-school Marie Antoinette-style formality to it that doesn’t quite scan when rendered in such a modern and simple shape. Plus the belt’s really weird. Our initial take was that this was uniquely and unexpectedly pretty, but there’s a weird tonal mismatch that bothers us the longer we look at it, which is where you come in:
Gillian Jacobs’ Versailles Day Dress:
IN or OUT?
Brock Collection Tayten Floral Corded Jacquard Top and Snow Floral Corded Jacquard Skirt from the Pre-Fall 2018 Collection
Styled by Caley Rinker
[Photo Credit: INSTARImages, Courtesy of Brock Collection, modaoperandi.com – Video Credit: Netflix via YouTube.com]