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For this edition of holiday party regalia, i took a page from harling’s recent assertion that monochrome is an instant way to make a statement “without exerting too much undue effort.” i don’t know what i’ve been buying over the last couple of years, but there is simply no party-ready festive wear in my closet: no velvet, no sparkles, not even an lbd. it’s an assumption to limit “festive wear” to those ingredients—i know, i hear ya!—but i still found myself struggling to think up something to wear. so i did what any girl in a bind would do and went straight for head-to-toe ballerina pink. this babydoll top is my pride and joy. according to the tag, it’s a vintage maternity top from the 1950’s, but all you need to know is that it has pockets

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