Let’s keep pretending it’s not raining, and that there’s actually a summer in the UK, what better to wear at a balmy summer party than a glorious flapper inspired dress?

a915631498feb2bf8d175543f9e0c10db3503316Cocktail anyone?

While it may not be her usual shade of purple, Donna looks amazing in her 1920’s flapper dress, without a doubt it is my favourite look for her.

The Dress.


As mentioned above this rich, dark colour works really well with Donna’s hair and skin tone.

Donna’s dress is beautiful, and almost impossible to match, so here are some alternatives I have found.

shopping (1)Art Deco Bridesmaid Wedding Guest-Etsy Gatsbylady 76.00

shoppingWomen’s Sequin Party Vintage 1920s Sheath Dress-LightintheBox 16.79

shoppingIsobel Gatsby Inspired Flapper Embellished Fringe Dress-Not on the Highstreet Gatsbylady 85.00

A black version.

shopping (3)Diamond Fringe Beaded Dress Black-French Connection 95.00

A blue and black vintage versions.

shopping (2)1920s Flapper Dress-Etsy daisyandstella 319.00

shopping (1)1920s Vintage Dress Black Silk with Aurora Borealis Beading-Mela Mela Vintage 375.00

The Accessories.


As with her amazing dress, Donna wears some great accessories, as she totally embraces the 1920’s vibe.

The Necklace.

Donna wears a dusky pink tassel necklace.

shopping (6)Light Pink Yoga Necklace Mala Yoga Tassel Necklace-Etsy TTassel 14.28

shopping (7)A Weathered Penny Extra Long Peach Tassel Necklace-Trouva 21.00

shopping (5)Rum Pink Knotted Pearl Sari Silk Tassel Necklace-Etsy HermitDesignsJewelry 43.87

The Bracelet.

Donna also sports a coffee coloured beaded bracelet.

shopping (8)CAROUSEL SPARKLE BEAD BRACELETS-Buckley London 12.00 each

Donna finishes off this look with a pair of gold shoes, and a beaded bag.

shopping (9)70’s vintage gold black beaded bucket purse-Etsy chickantique 59.82

shopping (10)Sole Diva Ankle Strap Courts-Simply Be 20.00

shopping (11)Womens Bowtie T Strap Bar Lolita Gold -21.55