If you haven’t noticed, I’m a bit of a sucker for sparkles. This is probably why I love sparkly dresses and sparkly cocktails. But I’m trying to branch out, so if you have a favorite cocktail feel free to leave it in the comments or email it to capitolhillstyle (at) gmail (dot) com.
This simple knit dress is for those nights when you need to look pretty and festive but you wish you were wearing your pajamas. The dress has a light mauve color and a subtle sheen to make it special without being unwearable.
Add a clutch, heels and a statement necklace for evening functions. You can also add a leather belt, tights and booties for a going out to dinner style that is both chic and comfortable.
Recipe found on Delish.com:
For each drink, add 3/4 teaspoon sugar, 3 mint sprigs, and 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice to a cocktail shaker. Muddle content with a longhandled muddler or bar spoon.
Add ice to shaker, along with 2 ounces vodka and a splash of cranberry juice.
Shake vigorously and strain into a flute.
Top the glass with champagne; garnish with a few fresh raspberries and a sprig of mint.