Sunday Best POW outfits are special occasion clothes for dinning, theater, opera, holiday parties, church, and other such occasions that need something special. Peruse below for brief overview of each outfit or use the Sunday POW tag for a full post listing of these special outfits.

Beyond POW: Chic Classy and Faux Fur Sunday Best: Combine rich colors and textures with an elegant draped top for an elegant and sophisticated special occasion look that will make you feel like a million dollars

Outfit:  Beyond Tee and the Duchess Scarf from cabi Fall 2016. Frolic Skirt from cabi Fall 2014 and not available. The shoes are from Target last year, I think. Faux gold pearl earrings bough years ago and an old clutch from Coldwater Creek.

Posted: October 15, 2016

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Beach Easy Elegant Sunday Best: Mix up your dress up by pairing a feminine, elegant skirt with a high end tee, easy beach hair, and pearls for the perfect look for a special occasion and a stroll on the beach after

Outfit: Pleated Star Skirt from Canvas by Lands’ End, Kris Top from cabi Spring 2016, pearls were a wedding gift from my husband and they are from Robert Lance Jewelers, Unisa Eavvi Sandal sold at DSW.

Posted: September 25, 2016

For tips on a beachy, casual elegance, do read the full post!


Pretty in Pink & Pearls Sunday Best: Dress your destructed denim up for a special occasion look with fancy, feminine pieces for a pretty, edgy, feminine, and comfortable outfit!

Outfit: Destructed Slim Boyfriend jeans from cabi Spring 2016, Sophia Cami from cabi Spring 2015, the thicker silver bracelet is art of the Villa Necklace from cabi Spring 2016, sparkly bead bracelet is the Cubist Bracelet by Bauble Bar, Rose Quartz Dangle Earrings by Shine Chaser Jewelry, Jet Set Travel Large Smartphone Wristlet by Michael Kors, Gigi Cape from cabi Fall 2015, Celtic Infinity Loops by Nicholas and Felice on Etsy, older covered pearl and ribbon necklace, shoes are from Target several years ago. 

Posted: June 19, 2016

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Southwestern Sparkly Princess Sunday Best: To dress denim up for a special occasion look, throw on the fancy—think tulle, sparkly gems, embroidered velvet, statement pieces, and amazing shoes’

Outfit: Bardot Shirt from cabi Spring 2016, 6-layer Tutu Ballet Ruffle Bridal Petticoat Princess Skirt Mini Dress from Amazon. Peacock Feather Embroidered Velvet Clutch from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Store. Shoes are older from Target. Necklace is likely from Charming Charlie necklace a few years ago.  Vintage Crystal Studs from Stella & Dot. INC International Concepts Gold-Tone Beaded Faux-Leather Bracelet at Macy’s. Discover more in the post.

May 29, 2016


White Out Over Navy Saturday: Be put together and carefree in your sundress by adding layers and accessories in a variety of whites

Outfit: Margherita DressBlanca Cardigan from cabi Spring 2016. Belt unsure.  BMC Womens PU Faux Leather Perforated Cutout Pattern Boston Top Handle Handbag at Amazon. Yet Plane by Aerosoles. Necklace: Citrine Chunk Bar Pendant by Shine Chaser Jewelry. Yellow Bead Earrings from Fab’rik. Love Bracelet by Shine Chaser Jewelry and Samantha Jewel & Bead Stretch Bracelet Set from Cents of Style. For some available alternatives to these no available item, along with styling tips, check out the post!

Posted: May 14, 2016

Simple Elegance Sunday Best: For an elegant, sophisticated outfit that is easy and comfortable, pair your black skirt with a neutral silk and similar accessories

Outfit: Run Around Skirt from cabi Spring 2016.Spirt Tunic from cabi Fall 2102 (no longer available). Audrey Brooke Glenda Pump from DSW.Vintage Crystal Studs Earrings from Stella & Dot. Old bracelet of unknown brand. An old clutch from Coldwater Creek (not available). Learn more in the post!

Posted: April 24, 2016




White & Bright Sunday Best: Look for comfortable, classy clothes you can dress up with  good pants and accessories.

Outfit: Plume Top and the Portico Shrug from cabi Spring 2016. The Everly Pant from cabi Spring 2014 and Vintage Stud Earrings from cabi Fall 2014 (both no longer available). Crosby Link Necklace and then White Stone Sutton Necklace bith from Stella & Dot and not available. Marissa Stretch Bracelet in white by Cents of Style and beige suede pumps from Target last year.

April 10, 2016

Classic Pearls and Lace Sunday Best: Sometimes simple is special—keep it simple with black pants, a lacy sweater, and classic accessories.

Outfit: Go-To Trouser and Sophia Sweaterfrom cabi Spring 2016.  Simple Cami from a previous season of cabi. The pearls were a wedding gift from my husband and they are from Robert Lance Jewelers. The L&M convertible reversible black and gold handbag or clutch. Unisa Eavvi Sandal sold at DSW. This lipstick is Sizzling Red by Mary Kay.

March 27, 2016


Backwards Lace and Some Flutter Sunday Best: Don’t throw a cardigan on, choose a special cardigan and plan your special occasion outfit around it!

Outfit: Michelle CardiganSimple CamiLido Skirt Dolce Charm EarringsLocket Necklace (part for a bracelet and part for a necklace), Sophia Sweater  backwards, Jennifer Lopez’s Women's Metallic High Heels, and a vintage clutch. Find out my secret tip for versatile clothing in the post!

March 13, 2016


Sparkling & Flannel Sunday Best: Turn flannel elegant by adding a dressy skirt and accessories.

Outfit: Slightly Fitted Scotch Plaid Shirt in Deep Evergreen Tartan, Frolic Skirt from cabi Fall 2014, Jennifer Lopez’s Women's Metallic High Heels, vintage clutch (I’m guessing from the 1950s or 1960s), cabi Fall 2015 Twist Scarf, Fall 2014 cabi Contessa Necklace, cabi Fall 2014 Vintage Stud earrings. For more details and a denim and tulle outfit inspired by these tips, check out the full post.

February 28, 2016


Just add Sparkles, Fur, and Beads to make it Sunday Best: Take a pretty blouse and a neutral pencil skirt and turn it into a sophisticated special occasion outfit with fur, sparkles, beads, and mixing a single metal.

Outfit: Fall cabi Love Blouse and Heirloom necklace as a belt. The Skirt is vintage cabi (similar). Also wearing vintage Stella & Dot Devon chandelier earrings, a very vintage clutch (50s or 60s), and Jennifer Lopez’s Women's Metallic High Heels. Learn more on the post!

February 07, 2016

Put a Cape on your Sunday Best: Add a cape, shawl, or other special piece to increase the formality of your outfit and add layering options.

Outfit: Fall 2015 cabi Media Jacket, Claire Dress, and Gigi Cape. Shoes are from Target last year. Earrings are older and from  Charming Charlie. Visit the post for details, alternative clothing options, and a spring version of this look.

January 24, 2016