Thursday, May 27, 2010

Resort 2011 Dresses & Shabby Apple Giveaway!

Darlings, warm weather = time for fabulous frocks!
Resort runway inspirations via style.com.
Bottega Veneta (this and next 3)











Chanel (this and next 4)

















Christian Dior (this and next 10)















Darlings, CC is so excited about this giveaway!
One lucky CC reader will win this fabulous striped Circo dress from ShabbyApple.com. This frock is so flirty, fun and flattering!
Seven Day Contest: To enter, simply visit Shabby Apple and state in the comments section of this post which dress is your favorite! For an extra entry, follow gregforsimsbury on Twitter and leave a separate comment telling CC that you have done so. Good luck, darlings!
xoxox,
CC
P.S. Please check out my guest post on Park and Vivianne!

96 comments:

Sweety P said...

Lovely pics! I would have to say Pont Neuf is my fave dress on the website!

BALLET NEWS said...

How I wish we had some sun to wear these dresses !!! Lovely post as ever and good luck everyone

Kristin Hjellegjerde said...

I want I want the multicolored Bottega ah what elegance! Have a fab day:)

Jane Carlstrom aka Glorious Hats said...

For my Gypsie called out loudly. A wonderful graceful style. In your post today, the looonnngggggg striped T shirt like dress brought a smile to my face. Always enjoy the parades. Thanks for all the great finds.

oceania said...

love the little pink (feathery) cocktail dress - now if only i had the figure for it LOL

THESTREETFASHION5XPRO said...

chic+chic+chic+chic=couturecarrie

nuheila said...

Love this post!So many gorgeous dresses.



Nuheila

Michael St. James said...

Love the bright hues from Bottega Veneta and the flirty feminine silhouettes from Dior!

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CC said...

LOVE the Dior dresses but I wasn't super excited about the Chanel ones. Fab post! :)
Xx

Lee Oliveira said...

Oh Carrie... u made my heart stop for a few seconds..
LOVE IT...
Dior, Dior, Dior...

LOx

Miss Galino said...

my favourite would be the Black and white houndstooth dress. the trenchcoat detailing and Mad Men feel is amazing!

and may i add that this giweavay is wonderful? well, it is!

Monica @ Beauty Parler said...

I really need to get a few more Summer dresses, I especially love the Washington Square dress from Shabby Apple.

Grace said...

Wow, gorgeous dresses! I love that ruffled Dior number.

Keith said...

Hey there. Thanks for the comment on my blog. I appreciate it. Great post here. I enjoy checking out your blog. Hope you've had a wonderful week. Enjoy the upcoming weekend.

♥Aubrey said...

Christian Dior...I LOVE YOU!!!
Those dresses are fabulous.

themaddychronicles.com said...

I'm absolutely loving their Paris collection, with my favorite being the Bonheur dress!

Faith J. said...

Every time I go to Shabby Apple, I find a new favorite! Right now it's the white RENDEZVOUS dress. I'm going to Paris at the end of the summer, and this dress really captures a Chanel spirit! Good luck everyone!

FASHION SNAG said...

Love the Chanel. The Vixen dress is my favorite. x

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WendyB said...

Didn't realize Bottega had so many nice dresses!

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

the green Bottega Veneta dress is so gorgeous! I don't wear too many dresses but this one is lovely! xo

NGS said...

I like the blue Chanel dress. Pockets please me so much!!

Erika said...

Ah, I am so obsessed with Christian Dior. Such classic, Old Hollywood Glamour-inspired aesthetics!

As for Shabby Apple...j'adore Bonheur - http://www.shabbyapple.com/p-620-bonheur.aspx! Oh, I would SO love to own that dress!! :)

Fashion Teen said...

My favorite dress is the pink sparkly one on the second to last row

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naomemandeflores said...

WOW, the Dior dresses are fab!!!

Belle de Ville said...

Oh those Christian Dior dresses are adorable.

Stacey said...

My favorite dress was the coral to cream ombre dress with the ruffles. The dress feels like summer to me and reminds me of a Good Humor Strawberry Shortcake ice cream bar (in a good way!).

janettaylor said...

AMAZING!

julianne. said...

soo soso adorable.
i love the last couple.
too cute! <3

stilettolover91 said...

These are all so fab!!! Love them!!

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STYLEEZTA said...

following gregforsimsbury on twitter

@styleezta

STYLEEZTA said...

Gorgeous post!! love all of them :D

Loving the THIS SIDE OF PARADISE dress!!

La Feem said...

Take me away to a fabulous paradise pronto with a bag filled with these dresses. xo

BARGAIN BEX said...

well, seeings how it is officially my 30th birthday today - I couldn't think of a better day to put my hang into the ring to win such a beautiful dress - and if I had my choice - I would choose the striped Circo beauty of a dress and I'd wear it with some bright red lipstick to match!

~BB

Lisa Griffin said...

Gorgeous dresses, I love all of the Christian Dior yummmm
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Julia, the Thanksgiving Girl said...

Dior has the loveliest dresses! I also loved the green Bottega Veneta.

Helen said...

Because of 'YOU' I went to Shabby Apple and purchased the best dress! I was totally unaware of this website and their really great, affordable fashions. Many thanks.

tanvi @ now craving said...

The Chanel floral dress is my favorite~ so romantic and fresh!

Erika ~TiptoeButterfly~ said...

i love the femine vibe to it all - nice collection ..

*Kisses*
Erika
~Tiptoe Butterfly~

Stephanie said...

love the dior dresses!
checking out your guest post now!

kisses,
Stephanie

Kalee said...

Love pretty much all these dresses!

I love Shabby Apple's new France group, and the Champs Elysees dress is my favorite!

Dagny @ Scandinavian Chic said...

Dfinitely Chanel! Love it!!

xoxo
dagny

Diana Mieczan said...

Warm weather is here and I am ready for some great dresses and the top one from Bottega Veneta is stunning! Such an amazing selection :)
You are great my dear!
Muah

Michelle Huynh said...

What lovely dresses! I absolutely love the Rendezvous dress!

Ashley said...

Cute dresses, all of them! My fav from Shabby Apple is the "La Tour Eiffel" dress - so simple and chic!

-Ashley
http://breakfastatsaks.blogspot.com

Tights Lover said...

Oh my. These are all so gorgeous, I love them all!

CristyC said...

My favorite Shabby Apple dress is the rendevous dress.

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CristyC said...

I'm following gregforsimsbury on twitter.

@cristyclock

knk said...

awesome outfits they looks very beautiful love them all

Mary said...

dresses are my weakness, love love love. especially with pockets!

xxMK
Delightful Bitefuls

Kristin said...

DIOR! There isn't a piece I didn't like!

Jessica said...

So what do you do if you can't pick a fav, I mean literally I looked and the site and loved everything!! I think I have like 10 favorites, and how cute are the Paris pics!!

Check out my giveaway too darling:
http://livingembellished.blogspot.com/2010/05/flip-tumble-giveaway.html

Wanderlusting said...

Love the Chanel dresses. Also wish we had some sun :(

BTW the L'Amour dress from Shabby Apple is one of my faves. So special looking... or maybe I just wanna be in Paris.

Dith said...

OMG my bday is coming up! I want oneee!!

theswellelife.com said...

Ooh, I love the Tuileries dress! Memories of Paris! ♥

Sam said...

La Tour Eiffel! That is my fave! What a great giveaway CC! Adore these resort wear frocks too - especially that long maxi knit dress with the stripes - swoon!

Chic 'n Cheap Living said...

Oh Chanel! Thanks for the giveaway - the rendezvous dress is lovely!

Ms Smart said...

dresses rule. love the apple dresses. never heard of them before. wow. loving Casablanca, madison ave, the pairs numbers... very cool!

emily viveur said...

great picks, the chanel collection is simple gorgeous! i love shabby apple's bette d dress, such a classic.

Le Sigh of a Fashionista said...

The Dior is so unreal. Gorge!

Nubia said...

Carrie that last purple dress is so pretty!

I really like Champs Elysees its very classy

dancinginchiffon said...

Betty D would be my favorite!

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Nadine2point0 said...

Yep - This collection from Mr. Dior has me wishing I had an event each night for the shock and awe affect for unsuspecting friends.
STUNNING!

That green watercolour satin one is too much!

Mollie said...

i love your blog.
its SOO cool!!
i follow you. will you follow me??

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Liberty Jennifer said...

I am loving the Coney Island dress!

Pauline Yee said...

Thanks for all the great finds! I love Lois Lane on Shabby Apple.

beckyxoxo said...

Oh no I want all of the dresses! They're so lovely, perfect for summer. Haha. I think my favorite is Champs Elysees dress :)

v [ hobovogue ] said...

every girl needs a little black dress. love the black tiered ruffle dress... so playful and fun, wearable to many diff occasions.

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Front Row Mode said...

Loving the blog


tc

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Fashion Butter said...

I think the wash. state park dress! loves it

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Deme said...

I love Resort and Pre-fall collections... My favourite for 2011? CHANEL and DIOR I love them!

XXX

DM.

Moda Eres...

fashionfamous said...

I love this collection!

♥Raquel... :)

nookie said...

my fav is the La tour Eiffel one:)

Pitu said...

great post!!xx

Becca. said...

love love love them all. if only i could afford all of them!
Thankyou for the comment on my blog :)
XOXO, BECCA
http://fashion-train.blogspot.com

Keith said...

I wanted to be entered in this giveaway. My favorite dress is the La Tour Eiffel.

Keith said...

I just became a follower of gregforsimsbury.

TalulaB said...

I love 'some like it hot'

x

WeShop said...

These frocks are lovely. xx
PS Would you be interested in a link exchange? xx

interested said...

Lots of pretty dresses, my favorite is the Yorkshire. I tlooks like the perfect dress for fall and winter.
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Eric said...

These summer dresses are amazing! I love the Chanel collection. That stripe dress is beautiful. I really like all the ruffles at the Dior collection as well.

Mary Jo from TrustYourStyle said...

I love all these dresses especially that 2 color Bottega one--to die for!

xo Mary Jo

Amanda Lee said...

i am LOVING the resort collections!!
great post! i love all things pastel!

xx
a.

grant ashley said...

the dior collection is speaking my langauge!

amazing

xx Grant

PrettyDamnCute said...

I love the G. Cooper dress. Classic and flattering.

Janet Mazorie said...

All great dresses. I love the Tiery-Eyed dress!

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giveawaydarling said...

So hard to pick just one! I like the BUGLE BOY!

mruna said...

i like the baja dress!
pont neuf comes next!

Ľubaša said...

Nice dress collection! My fav from shabby apple: Frida K.
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SoaneHonor said...

Ah, I love the Chanel dresses!!!
My favourite from Shabby Aple is the dress Belle and Beast from the collection Golden Gate.
Great you give us such a chance.

xxxoxo

thebeautyphilosopher said...

Bring me summer in Australia please! Those dresses are so uplifting.

SM said...

THE TRAVELER is my current favorite but that changes every time I visit Shabby Apple

J'Adore Fashion said...

gorgeous dress! nice post darl! xoxo

annalene said...

following gregforsimsbury on twitter (@woozlewozzle)

annalene said...

I love the new Paris collection, my favorite piece is the La Tour Eiffel!