October 24, 2011

Masquerade For One


Seeing I haven’t experienced a sober Halloween for a while, I may not be the Halloween expert. But I can offer you one Halloween advice: This is the only night of the year where you can be whatever you want without being judged. So show off your inner freak show you munchkin.

Seen here is myself at my own masquerade (it's that exclusive) with the help of from La Vie en Rose. I've worn the lustre dress many times with everything from kimono cardigans to boyfriend blazers. But adding a mask and some lace gloves vola comes a Halloween costume. As for the flapper dress, you can dress up as one of those, or wear it on a regular night with a knitter sweater and cute wedges. No one would know it was a costume. See? The possibilities of integrating costumes to everyday pieces and vice versa is endless! 

So visit La Vie en Rose for some Halloween ideas and have fun being whoever you want to be. I won't judge- unless you powder yourself white and dangle a baby off your balcony. 


flapper dress from La Vie en Rose, vintage fur shaw

Sequins and Feathers Bandana from La Vie en Rose, necklace from Forever 21


Dress from Lustre, mask from La Vie en Rose

65 comments:

  1. u made me laugh with that advice hahaha and i thought to myself, yeah youre right!! :) That custome were amazing missy! you ain't looking Halloween u looked so fab and beautiful good for a masquerade!

    Enjoy Halloween!

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  2. wow you look gorgeous!!!!

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  3. Love your mask and i love the flapper dress. I'm doing a whole mardi gras masquerade theme myself since I got a pretty mask from New Orleans when I was done there. I still need to pick up a few more things to make the whole look complete.

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  4. Oh, so fantastic!

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  5. Love your festive looks! The mask is great - Very Venetian!

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  6. Wow, those shots with the mask are amazing!

    xoxo ~ Courtney
    http://sartorialsidelines.com

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  7. I have to find a mask for this weekend. I'm going to a vampire's ball. It shall be epic!

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  8. I love that flapper dress! And the mask is very pretty!

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  9. Ooo so pretty! I love that mask, and the dress is gorgeous! I <3 Halloween. hehe :)

    xx Jessica

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  10. OMGGGGG, i love your look.. super gorgeous!

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  11. ahmm you look amazing!..loved this pot.

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  12. you look gorgoues as always!!

    hugs, Airene

    http://stylememoirbyair.blogspot.com

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  13. Wow, you look really beautiful! Ready for some sophisticated Halloweed Party, huh? You're definitely stunning dear! :-)

    BTW, thank you for dropping by my blog. I'm a new follower. I hope you follow me back.

    Much love from Mystic Nymph.

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  14. Beautiful!

    Thank you!
    I'm now following you!
    See you around.

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  15. Hi, you look awesome! I love your masquerade look :D

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  16. love every single pic!


    have a wonderful Monday!

    New post on my blog!
    www.thecurlylady.blogspot.com

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  17. Hey hun....you're gorgeous...love the pics!

    following you now! Follow back ? :)

    www.dashysassy.com

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  18. That was funny about painting your face white and dangling a baby from a balcony, he he!

    Halloween is so much fun and your mask is gorgeous!

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  19. beautiful pictures (: look gorgeous!

    CMPang x
    http://maisecrets.blogspot.com/

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  20. Those green contacts are fun! :D

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  21. great headpiece. i know halloween is just around the corner but i have no idea what i want to be this year!

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  22. your photo skills are amazing, share your camera tricks next time! a Toronto reader is in need of an advice! ;P love your headpiece too!

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  23. Ohhh the mask looks fabulous, girl, love it! Definitely got my vote as a great Halloween costume! And as always, you look stunning in the photos.

    Cheers,

    Wi
    A Single Girl's Musings

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  24. Um -- GORGEOUS. I love Halloween because, like you said, you can be a total freak and not have to worry about being judged.

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    Twitter: @GlamKitten88

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  25. fantastic photos!thanks for your comment!i hope that you return on my blog!;)
    kisses and have a nice day!=)

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  26. u look beautiful! and lovely mask! :)

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  27. You look so good in that mask! Sounds like you're all set for Halloween. I never thought of La Vie En Rose for Halloween costume ideas, but considering most girls wear something that's little more than lingerie when they go clubbing anyway, it's just as good a place as any to shop for costume stuff lol.

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  28. I love these pics! You look gorgeous!!

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  29. lovee it!!! youu look soo pretty too :)

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  30. -_____-" And here I sit semi-wishing for you to post up a photo where you don't look perfect. And then you go and do this... *is shot* So gorgeeeeeeeeous! -dies-

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  31. love it! classy, dressy and halloween appropriate! <3

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  32. amazing mask!!!

    I'm from toronto :) What a small world hahaha

    xx

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  33. Best Halloween Mask I have ever seen... there's NOTHING scary about this LOOK!

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  34. Hi dear!

    How have you been? You look gorgeous as always and awesome photos.

    I'm not sure yet what I'll be dressing up as for Halloween. I might even skip this year.

    xoxo

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  35. Cool effect on the photos! Tutorial please? hehe

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  36. so gorgeous it looks like an editorial!!

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  37. LOVE that mask! And you're right, Halloween is the only holiday which allows you to dress liberally in public without being arrested! ;)

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  38. Love the mask! And these costume ideas. I just finished making my feathered mask for my crow costume. It won't be as sexy as your costumes, but my intention is to scare people this year.

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  39. Great mask! These are such great photos! You look stunning. Yes, Halloween is an excuse to dress up as anything you want and not be called a slut lol. (Not saying that you look like one but you know the girls I'm talking about!)

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  40. great photoshoot, you should be part of Vogue's halloween part invites!
    xoxo
    Catita

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  41. That's a BEAUTIFUL mask! I love green. Your flapper dress is awesome. This is a beautiful post. :D
    http://sassyuptownchic.blogspot.com/

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  42. Your eyes are haunting and beautiful here! Masquerade masks always make me think of romance. Who wouldn't want to feel like Cinderella or the belle of the ball. Too bad we don't have masquerade balls that often.

    Take care,
    Rosamond

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  43. You look totally gorgeous! I love the flamboyant style of the mask plus is glamorous and mysterious, perfect!

    http://styleidnet.blogspot.com/
    http://styleidcloset.blogspot.com/

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  44. Very seductive and mysterious!! Great pictures!

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  45. If only we all looked so good in costume :P
    ♛ ♥I'd love it if you'd visit my blog sometime♥

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  46. love these looks
    I was a flapper last year
    probably will be again this year haha
    amazing blog, now following :)

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  47. ok. ur hair looks absolutely stunning!!! LOVE the color, its on fire! and I am flooring for that flapper dress. What a great costume! x

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  48. I love Halloween, but my costumes have been lame. One year I was a lumber jack (with a real ax)...another I was a homeless person (minus the smell). I think the latter was inspired by the fact that I went out as a hobo so often as a kid--and sometimes for Halloween too. =)

    I see some of the other commenters used the word stunning. I'm glad to see they got it right. That adjective could be used every day, but then you'd get bored with it.

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  49. prettiest Masquerade EVER! I love these pics and I LOVE Halloween!!

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  50. LOL at the white powder & baby dangling
    LMAO!
    one of the most epic fail scene
    >_<

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  51. Darling eyes!~

    That's all I can say. Those eyes... @_@~

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  52. your eyes your eyes *croons bruno* your eyes are mesmerizing! i really love those feathers and the mask. so mysterious!

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  53. so glamourous....my halloween costume is looking really dollarama compared to this

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  54. this costume is so glamorous! you look gorgeous in it. love the feathered mask and mysterious eyes. very HOT. I don't think I can pull off this look but look awesome on you. Halloween here you come ;)

    http://justtututiny.blogspot.com/
    Thu

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  55. wow! fabolouuuus!! i wish i had a mask like that when i attended a Masquerade party on saturday hehe x)

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  56. Can't believe that mask was from La Vie En Rose!

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  57. You're amazing!!!! I love your style!!!

    Warmly

    Caterina

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  58. best line ever: "show off your inner freak munchkin." i might actually steal it. maybe you should coin the phrase.

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  59. Such gorgeous pictures... that mask looks like what i wore last year to a masquerade ball.

    Lol @ freak munchkin

    ~Sherine
    Confessions Of A City Girl

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