The Greatest Outfit in Fashion History: Tracy Ellis Ross’ Perfect Little White Dress
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The “rules” that dictate when you can wear something are generally garbage, but there are certain pieces that feel just right at certain times of the year. Like a little white dress for the summer, for example. — Its simplicity is the ultimate expression of elegant comfort — and this Rachel Comey LWD’s Tracee Ellis Ross is the blueprint.
The actor wore a sleeveless boxy mini to the designer’s New York Fashion Week show in September 2015. Aptly titled Elise Dress, his 60s-inspired silhouette is made from lightweight cotton and is perfect for late summer. She accessorized with red bootie-like heels (and a matching red lip) that added a pop of color, and silver geometric earrings that matched LWD’s retro vibe.
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