A peacock-inspired print (charmeuse) paired with sleek navy blue (refined wool). Lots of color with swirling purples, greens and blues to lure in springtime. Ties are attached and add just the right accent. Zips up the back. Could this be one of those "transition" office-to-evening outfits that magazines promise will simplify your life? We don't know about that. We just promise you'll look fantastic. And know it.

Jillian Dress

Ring in the new year with sleek gray velvet and darling white lace. Just-enough-puff sleeves, and a built-in camisole. Skirt curves just like you. One piece, zipper in the back. Irresistable? Pretty much.