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Charity Case

Cattle Baron’s Ball and Crystal Charity Ball. Two smashing soirees that dominate Dallas’ social calendar. Come September, the big question on everybody’s mind is, what to wear? Well, see for yourself.
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Charity Case

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Evening Sleek
Many designers went dark for fall, but evening gowns with sparkle, embroidery, ornamentation, and color will make you shine at Crystal Charity Ball.

LEFT: Bill Blass taffeta ball skirt worn as dress ($5,000), Linda Bergman tahini pearl necklace ($720), Linda Bergman earrings ($800), and Christian Lacroix heels ($475) available at Neiman Marcus. RIGHT: Elie Saab silk chiffon gown ($8,975), David Yurman turquoise and diamond drop necklace ($3,400), and David Yurman earrings ($2,000) available at Neiman Marcus.

LEFT: Reem Acra beaded dress ($5,885), Cassin fox fur wrap ($1,125), Ippolita garnet earrings ($420), and Christian Lacroix heels ($475) available at Neiman Marcus. RIGHT: Murad silk chiffon dress ($4,650) and Dolce & Gabbana leopard-print heels ($550) available at Neiman Marcus. David Rodriguez Fox shrug ($6,720) available at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Cowgirl Chic
Western wear is a key trend this season, which bodes well for Cattle Baron’s Ball-goers. From pretty prairie skirts to updated leather, the traditional cowgirl get-up gets a boost just in time for the big event.

LEFT: Frankie B. western shirt ($135), Serena Kay skirt ($385), Liberty boots ($1,715), and Lost Art turquoise necklace ($17.50) available at Cowboy Cool. Arthur Porter belt ($350) available at Dallas Fashion Incubator. RIGHT: Free People button-down shirt ($70), Lost Art tan leather pant ($3,000), citrine pendant ($12.50), JS butterfly tan boots ($1,025), and Bullrider straw hat ($50) available at Cowboy Cool.

LEFT: Murad top sold with dress ($4,975) available at Neiman Marcus. Lost Art black suede feather frill pant ($12,500) and Zorro camel boots ($1,010) available at Cowboy Cool. RIGHT: Lost Art camel deer-suede wrap ($2,000), Agate camel suede necklace ($17.50), Shady Brady felt and suede hat ($110), and Old Gringo boots ($425) available at Cowboy Cool. An For Me jean with detail ($560) available by calling 469-835-9586.