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Welcome to Dress Code, a feature where we pick a New York event and ask three of our favorite shops to solve the what-do-I-even-wear-to-that dilemma.
Pixie Market's look.
Scoring tickets to the New York City Ballet presents a fanciness dilemma—while there's no actual dress code, and you'll see both ripped jeans and ball gowns in your typical audience, there's something about Lincoln Center that makes us want to being our style A Game (The fountain! The chandeliers! The ghosts of fashion weeks past!). That's why we rung up three of our favorite shops — Pixie Market, Owen, and Life:Curated—to style looks that just might steal the ballerinas' spotlight.
Where: Pixie Market
What: Santorini Dress, $114 (Above)
Why: "Go way back and channel the Greek goddess in you for your evening at the ballet," Pixie Market co-owner Gaelle Drevet says of the look she styled on intern Lola.
What: Cushnie Et Ochs Crop Top, $650; Cushnie Et Ochs Skirt, $795
Why: "I love that this is not your typical dress that you would see someone wearing at the ballet, but more of a sexy, chic take on a night out at the Lincoln Center," Owen owner Phillip Salem says of the look he picked for store stylist Jessica Eusebe. "The hemline on the skirt bottom is so new and fresh, while the crop top balances out the look effortlessly."
Why: "This crepe jumper can be dressed up or down, which is why we love it so much," owners Sarah Meyer and Ryan Thomann say of this look. "Paired with the heels, clutch and gold and you're ready for your photo op with Bill Cunningham."
· Pixie Market [Official Site]
· Owen [Official Site]
· Life:Curated [Official Site]
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