Thanksgiving 2010 Style // Ivory Lace + Gray + Brown

what I wore on Thanksgiving+dark

bone flower lace cutout dress with gray cardigan and brown tights

bone floral cut out lace dress with brown tights and gray boots

thanksgiving outfit+lace flower dress tights and cardigan

What I Wore …not much time to do a proper outfit photoshoot that day really but . . .
* Corey Lynn Calter Victoria lace shift dress in bone …from GILT ….but you can get one here now {the back is a v – which you can actually wear in the front if you wanted}
* Brown tights {ancient. so old actually that I had to wear underwear over them just to keep them from falling down. Yes, you needed to know that} – you can get some at American Apparel
* Heritage 1981 long gray cardigan
* Gray Rosegold ankle boots …also from GILT ON SALE AT GILT RIGHT NOW!!you can get them in brown at BlueFlyor in black at RevolveClothinglast seen here
* Hair: Curled with hot rollers, then clipped up the front. {and if you follow me on Twitter, you may know that at the end of the night when I took my hair down, it looked 10 times better – and you will also know that I hate that}

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Although our Frenchie, LeRoy has an annoying but serious hunger for babies {which my brother works endlessly on trying to fix – see in photos below walking LeRoy behind Delilah – though it may just look like he’s dangling a big steak in front of him} – just when we all thought LeRoy had relaxed and given up on his baby take-down quest, he managed to slip by us all and pop Delilah right in between her eyes. It made her cry. It made me cry. But we all got over it {hopefully}, locked LeRoy in the bedroom for the remainder of the day and had a wonderful Thanksgiving.

We had a lovely mix of friends and family join us for the festivities and even though I was in the kitchen for most of the day, I really enjoyed hosting for the first time in our new-ish house …which will be the home of many holiday gatherings to come. When we moved in at the end of last January, I was so looking forward to the holidays in this house and now that they are here, I am loving every minute of it.

Because I was busy busy busy all day, I wasn’t able to get too many photos but here’s a little slide show of the ones I did get …and if you haven’t seen my table settings yet, click here

hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving too!


LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.


  • Anonymous

    November 29, 2010 |

    How can you look so gorgeous AND cook Thanksgiving dinner? I looked like a wreck!

    Love the kitcen shot at the end. Looked like my kitchen.

  • Iva

    November 29, 2010 |

    oh no! I am so sorry about Dee! I hope she is ok! I am sure she is! She is a little champ! {…I HOPE YOU are ok! I am sure that scared all of you so much…and she is probably all happy and excited to see him again!}

    You hosted such a beautiful Thanksgiving! What a beautiful mix of family and friends!

    I seriously love that dress so much!

    Happy Monday! Welcome back from the Thanksgiving break! 🙂


    November 29, 2010 |

    Congrats on hosting your first Thanksgiving in that beautiful house and looking so beautiful while doing so. Too bad about the LeRoy situation! x

  • hilary

    November 29, 2010 |

    the underwear over the tights!! my sister used to do that all the time when we were growing up. 🙂

    your meal looks delicious! and your house, too.

  • Behind the Lashes

    November 29, 2010 |

    You look beautiful Maegan! Love the dress and your hair is just perfect!
    xoxo Heather

  • CaliforniaCandy

    November 29, 2010 |

    Your dress is pretty and your hair looks great!

  • God's Favorite Shoes!

    November 29, 2010 |

    That last pic…the aftermath of dirty dishes and food piled up…yep that’s why I “visit” people on holidays.

    OMG! I would’ve cried if I had to clean all of that up!

    P.s. You look exactly your mine in one of these pics:)

  • drollgirl

    November 29, 2010 |

    love the outfit!

    and i am glad your thanksgiving was so super!

    leroy, why do you DO that?! then again, why does my cat shit on the floor half the time?! animals! they can be so great, but sometimes they are just so ANIMAL-ish! yeesh!

  • BlueVanilla

    November 29, 2010 |

    Such good photos! Congrats on a successful feast at the newish home, that always adds a bit of peace!

  • A.Co

    November 29, 2010 |

    OMGGGG look at all your dessert!!! Ahhhhhh!!! <3

    …eep, and then look at all the dishes!!! :S

    That dress is sooo nice.

    A.Co @ A.Co est. 1984

  • My Shoes Please

    November 29, 2010 |

    Wonderful family! Happy thanksgiving 🙂

  • Serena P.

    November 29, 2010 |

    Amaaaazing! Loving video!!!

  • Amanda

    November 29, 2010 |

    I liked the chalkboard circles! <3 <3 <3 haa haa!

  • CessOviedo

    November 29, 2010 |

    Pretty pretty dress! I loved your hair on the pictures, can’t really see the problem!… Lovely family!

  • Helena from BrooklynBlonde

    November 29, 2010 |

    Everything is so amazing, especially that hair of yours!

  • Alex

    November 29, 2010 |

    Love the lace dress. I’ve really been into lace lately.

  • In Kinsey's Closet

    November 29, 2010 |

    You’re looking so beautiful here! I love the dress. You always have the best hair, I am completely jealous!

  • kimmie

    November 29, 2010 |

    Oh my goodness. that dress is AMAZING. You look fabulous, as always!

  • Allison Joy

    November 29, 2010 |

    Your pup sounds like my bad boy HOVA! He loves kiddles and always wants to jump on them and bowl them over…we are working on it but, until then, we just restrain him. Hopefully he will learn some day. Thanks so much for stopping by and taking a look at my recent Apple Pie. It was my first shot – how did I do? You must be a kitchen pro to host T-Day!! Anyway, hope you will stop by again and Check out MANIC in The City’s FIRST GIVEAWAY!!! xxxoo

  • Katie

    November 29, 2010 |

    You look great and everything looked beautiful!

  • fashion junkie

    November 29, 2010 |

    Looks like you had a wonderful thanksgiving! Your outfit is fabulous as usual! Love the lacey dress. So gorgeous!

    P.S. Your niece is adorable!


  • Lady K

    November 30, 2010 |

    I LOVE that outfit! So cute, and it looks sooo comfortable!

  • TK Kerouac

    November 30, 2010 |

    Beautiful, all of it!

  • Lisa Petrarca

    November 30, 2010 |

    Gorgeous as always!!

  • xoxo Elizabeth Toledano de Gomez

    November 30, 2010 |

    How amazing. You look adorable. Super chic and sexy.
    That dress is so beautiful.

  • Lainey

    November 30, 2010 |

    You look amazing. I love the detailing on that dress. Very unique.

  • we wear things

    November 30, 2010 |

    um i freakin love that dress..

  • Anna Saccone

    November 30, 2010 |

    Maegan, you look spectacular as usual! And I absolutely LOVED your Thanksgiving photos, your style is out of this world…you have a beautiful home! And I noticed the equally beautiful woman sitting at the table…I had a feeling she was your mom so I did some snooping here on your blog and found out that she is…well, beauty clearly runs in the family!! Oh and I finally figured out who it is you remind me of, hands down a young Kim Basinger. You’re her double!! <3

  • Andi

    November 30, 2010 |

    Ok, that CLC dress is insane! I love it. You look seriously amazing. I love the mix of elements in this outfit. So incredible. Your creativity is really inspiring.

  • Holly

    November 30, 2010 |

    love the dress! i dunno why, but it seems like a departure from what you normally wear? its pretty!

  • Gwen

    November 30, 2010 |

    Dee is absolutely adorable!!! I love this outfit. So perfect for Thanksgiving dinner but how in the world did you manage dinner dressed so pretty. I would have destroyed my outfit. And…I almost spit water at my computer when I read about keeping your tights up. 🙂 XOXO

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