Jun 27, 2011 9:32 AM
Ashley writes: "Hi! I am on the prowl for a fun dress for my 40th Birthday party next month. I am having a karaoke party at a local bar/restaurant. Any suggestions for a fun look that is not too fancy and not too casual since I am the guest of honor :) ? I usually wear a size 8 or 10 and love bright colors! I'd like a fun dress that is not too fancy and not too casual, maybe strapless. I need a dress that says wow, but isn't over the top. I tend to stay away from tight fitting dress and dresses that reveal too much cleavage. Please help me look my best on my big night, thanks!!! Ashley"
Ashley! I am Found of You and I am krazy for karaoke. I go at least once a week. If I were at your birthday party, I would sing The Talking Heads' Psycho Killer for you. I'd to my best David Byrne dance moves and everything. Then I would do a duet of Lady Gaga's Telephone with you, but only if I get to be Beyonce. Here are a bunch of bright dresses suitable for a karaoke birthday, and I'd also like to suggest a super fabulous cocktail ring for your microphone hand. Karaoke magic!
1 - Pinup Couture Destined for Stardom Dress ($108)
2 - Cheeky in Coral Dress ($75)
3 - James&Joy Casual Orange Dress ($58)
4 - Who Sent Flowers? Ring ($23)
5 - Jade Ruched Dress ($95)
6 - Foil Tear Cocktail Ring ($14, on sale)
7 - MNB Jewel Waist Dress ($178)
8 - Day at the Derby Dress ($65)
9 - Donna Morgan Strapless Organza Dress ($178)
10 - Traffic People Silk Satin Tulip Dress ($83, on sale)
11 - My Pet Octopus Ring ($8)
12 - Vintage 66 Sun-kissed Judy Cocktail Ring ($48)
13 - Tropical Punch Dress ($80)
14 - Twist Neck Dress by Rare ($90)
15 - Pure Sugar Ruffle Front Print Dress ($78)
16 - Haute Child in the City Dress ($65)
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