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25 Reasons Why this is the Perfect Holiday Long Sleeve Dress

November 11, 2017

Holiday long sleeve dresses are nothing new. If you saw velvet and cringed, stay with me! I was a non-believer but I will convince you with 25 reasons why this is the perfect Holiday  Long Sleeve Dress.

I have been seeing an array of velvet dresses make the rounds the last few holiday seasons. It has been as predictable as glittery dresses on New Years Eve, ugh, but I am finally convinced that there is nothing better than THIS velvet dress for the holidays!

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I actually prepared this post as soon as I bought this gorgeous Betsey Johnson dress a couple of months ago and since then I have seen velvet everywhere!

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I get annoyed when I am wearing the same as everyone else but I stuck to my idea of wearing this dress for the holiday season and I am so glad that I did. This is the most gorgeous comfortable dress you will ever wear!

long sleeve holiday dress girl le crans hotel 25Reasons Why You Need this Dress
    1. It hides wine stains.
    2. It hides food stains.
    3. Conceals your food baby, the perfection of a wrap dress.
    4. The fabric is stretchy.
    5. You can show as little or much as cleavage as you like, great for family functions and going out to a party afterward.
    6. No  need to dry-clean.
    7. Everything looks luxurious, it is historically associated with nobility.
    8. You will be warm.
    9. You will feel soft and cuddly.
    10. It is easy to put on and take off.
    11. You do not have to worry about gaining or losing holiday weight.
    12. The dress moves beautifully as you walk.
    13. The fabric is heavy enough not to fly up if it is windy outside.
    14. This dress fits the season perfectly.
    15. You don’t need to accessorize heavily because it is a statement piece.
    16. Everyone will compliment you.
    17. You can let a friend borrow this dress because it will fit (think Sisterhood of the Traveling Dress)
    18. It is easy to go to the bathroom, unlike pencil skirts and pants.
    19. The dress is perfect for work parties, family parties and a night out with friends.
    20. Burgundy is perfect for the season.
    21. Burgundy goes with all skin tones.
    22. You will contrast or match your surroundings in a beautiful way.
    23. You will look festive for the holidays.
    24. No need to wear stockings.
    25. Goes perfectly with any shoes.

Here are my favorites this season! There is the perfect holiday dress for you!

Long Sleeve Holiday Dresses

So what do you think…. are you feeling the velvet dress? Leave me a comment on which is your favorite! If you love these boots, you can see them styled here as well.

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  • loneteentraveller@gmail.com'
    Reply Meera November 11, 2017 at 9:42 pm

    This dress is beautiful, looks stunning on you!

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  • stephanie@glamorousandgeeky.com'
    Reply stephanie November 12, 2017 at 2:14 am

    love your velvet picks! Your dress is amazing!!!
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    Reply Ting November 12, 2017 at 3:15 am

    It’s absolutely a gorgeous dress on you! the color looks so beautiful on you.

    Xx
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    Reply Kathrin November 12, 2017 at 7:33 am

    Great velvet dress! Very interesting reasons to love it!

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    Reply Gail November 12, 2017 at 2:37 pm

    It looks very beautiful!

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    Reply E. November 12, 2017 at 7:22 pm

    You mix in this post two of my fav things: red and velvet. It is a dream dress and with these boots, they made the perfect combo. Red is your color for sure and you look stunning on it.
    Kisses,
    E.
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    Reply Yasmin November 12, 2017 at 9:30 pm

    What a beautiful red velvet holiday dress! Love the gold option too.

    xx Yasmin
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    Reply Courtney Thomas November 12, 2017 at 11:39 pm

    I love this so much because not two weeks I bought myself a long sleeved black velvet dress for a ton of the exact same reasons. And I wore it out last night and totally confirmed that my reasoning was 100% correct.

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    Reply Pam November 13, 2017 at 11:41 am

    you look amazing and I too would be wearing this on repeat! Love velvet as it is soooo soft!
    Pam xo/ Pam Scalfi♥

  • margot.richomme@hotmail.fr'
    Reply Margot November 13, 2017 at 3:38 pm

    This dress looks so chic with the velvet fabric !
    Looove it.
    xx,
    Margot
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    Reply Nevena Krstic November 13, 2017 at 7:08 pm

    I love your dress! It’s such a pretty shade and it looks great on you! 🙂 xx
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    Reply Andreea Birsan November 13, 2017 at 7:47 pm

    Love pieces that don’t require dry cleaning :). The cut of the dress and the color are so perfect, looking amazing on you. Wishing you a great week ahead! xx

    Andreea,
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    Reply Stacey November 13, 2017 at 9:31 pm

    You had me at hides wine stains LOL! This dress is absolutely stunning and of course you are as well! I think velvet can be awesome, I just use to laugh at the tracksuits, but as a dress or a blouse I think it’s perfect <3
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    Reply Radi November 13, 2017 at 10:51 pm

    So beautiful and you’ve totally convinced me 🙂
    I love anything velvet, but a dress like this really is perfect for any occasion.

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    Reply yuka November 14, 2017 at 4:28 am

    wow that velvet dress looks incredible on you!

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  • marisacavaleiro3@gmail.com'
    Reply Marisa Cavaleiro November 14, 2017 at 9:00 am

    I love velvet too. And you are stunning…
    Happy Holiday…
    Xoxo from Portugal

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    Reply Siffat Haider November 14, 2017 at 11:13 am

    This dress is ah-mazing on you! The colour and rich material make it look SO luxe! Totally with you, love full-sleeved dresses for the holidays!
    xo
    Siffat
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  • a_isabel_fonseca@yahoo.com'
    Reply Ana November 14, 2017 at 1:29 pm

    That dress is stunnig! love the color, love velvet and its perfect for the season.

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    Reply Lindsey Puls November 14, 2017 at 4:25 pm

    That is the perfect holiday dress! I love how you styled it with those boots too. So gorgeous!

    ~Lindsey
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    Reply Dominique November 14, 2017 at 10:46 pm

    This dress is beautiful! I’m currently obsessed with anything red! xx

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    Reply ANGELEBABY November 15, 2017 at 11:10 am

    oh my god you look stunning!
    xx
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    Reply amy November 15, 2017 at 3:44 pm

    They all sound like good reasons to me! You look STUNNING in this dress! So beautiful!
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    Reply Ela - themomentsbyela.pl November 16, 2017 at 9:38 am

    Great tips. You look great in this dress. Red is perfect for you.
    Kisses
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    Reply Jalisa November 16, 2017 at 7:56 pm

    This dress looks absolutely amazing on you! I love that it’s red crushed velvet, which is perfect for Christmas and Valentine’s Day, too. Plus, red looks amazing on you, girl! Thanks for sharing and I hope you have a great rest of the week!

    XO,

    Jalisa
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    Reply Missy May November 16, 2017 at 8:02 pm

    I just invested in two velvet dresses and I can’t wait to werk em. I love the feel of velvet on the skin. You look amazing dearest. Surely a good holiday piece.

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    Reply Tyler November 17, 2017 at 12:01 am

    21 totally perfect reasons and I totally agree! It’s gorgeous and looks amazing on you. Definitely a must for the holiday season.
    xx, Tyler
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    Reply Ruth November 17, 2017 at 6:58 am

    Such a beautiful dress! You look just amazing!

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    Reply Veronica November 17, 2017 at 11:57 am

    That dress really looks perfect. I’m lusting for that color. You look so comfortable in it. I want one for New Year’s Eve. It might be time to get something velvety too.

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    Reply Ankita Bardhan November 17, 2017 at 3:26 pm

    Hides food stains? Sign me up! You look gorgeous in this glam outfit! 🙂
    xx
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    Reply Chris November 19, 2017 at 4:19 pm

    Buying one now!!!

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    Reply Dasynka November 19, 2017 at 5:43 pm

    I really love so much this red dress! Perfect for you 🙂
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    Reply Lauren Grace November 19, 2017 at 9:57 pm

    I totally agree with you girl! I love all of the ones you linked too. Definitely going to get one for myself now!

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    Reply Kathrine Eldridge November 19, 2017 at 10:58 pm

    I couldn’t agree more about this being the perfect dress for the holidays! The color is stunning on you and I adore the fit as well.

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    Reply Anya Dryagina November 20, 2017 at 1:41 am

    Amazing look! You are so beautiful!
    Have a good day 🙂
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    Reply Ebony November 20, 2017 at 5:25 am

    Great reason to purchase one! You look so gorgeous in yours !!

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    Reply Rita Gallech November 20, 2017 at 5:32 am

    Love the dress you look beautiful
    bisous

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  • leigha@thelilacpress.com'
    Reply Leigha Gardner November 20, 2017 at 7:59 am

    I love this dress! And your reasons for wearing it – especially that it hides wine stains 😉

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    Reply Julia November 20, 2017 at 1:55 pm

    Such a gorgeous dress! Both the color and style are beautiful and I love your other picks too!
    Julia x
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  • amyann@straightastyleblog.com'
    Reply Amy Arnold November 20, 2017 at 4:25 pm

    Velvet and res? Perfect for the holiday!

    Amy Ann
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    Reply Melani November 21, 2017 at 7:41 am

    This is a beautiful and lux dress. I can imagine how the softness material feeling in my body skin 😊😊

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