Friday, April 23, 2010

Drum Roll Please...

So I know some of you have been waiting to see the pics of me in my dress from the event I told you about here....well here they are! Thank you all so much for your suggestions! Here's what I ended up doing:

I went with Kim Porter's suggestion of bronze make up...bronze smokey eye with a nude lip. I went with Erika's suggestion of hair over the shoulder, but I went with it down rather than in a pony tail. I know most of you said go with my hair up, however I saw this picture of Kourtney Kardashian wearing her hair over her shoulder and I really liked it.
To keep the look from being too bridal I went with Kimmy D's suggestion to add a pop of color with my jewelry by adding teal color stones.
The majority of you agreed to gold accessories which is what I went with considering it was a conservative and classy event.

The ball was so much fun and it really did feel like prom...we even had to take our picture in front of a faux background...don't laugh! ;)

{Gown - BCBG, Shoes and Bag- Aldo, Earrings Varga Boutique LA- Bracelets - YaYa's Boutique LA, Hair Comb - Rite Aide}

Photos by Patti Anglin


  1. gorgeous! and uve got a great figure!!!!!!

  2. Oh. My. Gosh. Jamie you look like a blushing bride. The tiers of that dress add such volume, and the way it hugs your curves is just phenomenal. I cannot get over how gorgeous you look - like a supermodel. Love love!

    Thank you so much for the shoutout!! :)

  3. You looked BEAUTIFUL! Love the dress. You did a great job with the makeup too!

  4. Thanks for the shoutout. Whoever took the pictures of you did a great job too!

  5. oh i love everything about this look, that dress was *made* for you!!

    and yay for vegas! I'm glad he's buying it for you haha he's a man of his word!

    I found you can buy line by-pass for $20 days before you go to XS, or you can call ahead to be on the waiting list. The line is extremely long (really..really long) and it gets pretty hectic.

    I think its less than $50 for men if you get in there earlier maybe? I was waiting in line to get in for about 30 mins and it was at around 10:30 pm. Then a bouncer from the front went around the line telling everyone that 'the cover is now $50 for guys!' so I'm guessing its cheaper earlier?

    Anyway inside the club the decor is really pretty and there's a pool at the back with the vip slots around and such. Very classy venue, beautiful (but sometimes trashy-dressed) girls... but I'd say its REALLY crowded. Its a big club but its very crowded so ... be prepared to be smooshed :( I unfortunately brought out my mini chanel chain purse and i had drinks spilt on it and such all night. lol my fault!

    anyway i hope you have a really nice time :D !! and yes, i think xs is worth it..........

  6. One word: Beautiful!:D

    Happy Friday!:D
    ...and everything girly under the sun!

  7. Jamie, you are absolutely stunning!!! Everything about your look came together perfectly and you really are the belle of the ball. ;) I love the teal stones and the sideswept hair! And the dress looks like it was made for your awesome body. So glad you had a great time! Who's the lucky guy??


  8. ohmygosh!!! JAMIE!! you look beautiful. its so elegant and timeless and totally classy. total perfection. and your hair!! OMG!! GORGEOUS!!! I love it!

    I hope you had a lovely Earth Day #40 yesterday! Happy Friday and have a great weekend!

  9. BEAUTIFUL!!!!!

    Jamie you look sooooo good! I love this dress on you - wow!

    Great choice on the hair, make up and accessories.

    Is that your man?!

    Sounds like a wonderful evening!! :D

  10. DYING!!! You are gorgeous! I loooooove that you give me a shout out for the earrings...but love even more that I could 'help' with this AMAZING post. You look like a dream!


    Kimmy D

  11. Jamie thank you so much for sharing this with us. You look stunning. You have the most perfect figure girl. x

  12. Jamie!!! You look SO pretty in your gown!!! And your figure in that dress is RIDICULOUS!!! Everything from head to toe is perfection! I especially love your "prom picture." :)

    The 4th still looks good for me, so if you want to meet again over cocktails...I'm down! lol! I'll email you. xoxo

  13. stunning, absolutely stunning!
    Love your hair, they are my secret dream as I am curly!!!


  14. You look so gorgeous! Everything came together so perfectly. The "prom picture" is adorable! What a striking couple you make. :)

  15. u look gorgeous.. that dress fitted u perfectly

  16. your dress is gorgeous and looks very expensive ;)

    beijo *

  17. you have a very sophisticated look, girl. And my, those curves. I'm with Erika, you're like a supermodel :) only with more emphasized curves.

  18. Ah.Mazing. The dress fits perfectly and I'm dyyyying for your hair! just gorgeous!

  19. jamie, you are stunning! you have got to post more hair-how-to's because yours always looks amazing. i hope you had a great time!

  20. There are no words. You look absolutely INCREDIBLE!

  21. you looked amazinggggg!! love how you kept the accessories very simple and your hairstyle was perfect!!