Black and Gold.

reiss starla skirt - the stripe
camisole // skirt // clutch // pumps

 

Hello, Friday! Last night was one of those random New York nights that ended up being amazing. I was finishing up work and about to head to SoulCycle when one of my girlfriends asked me to be her “date” for a dinner party with Makers. Without knowing much about Makers, I immediately accepted as it was being held at Clocktower (the restaurant in the Edition hotel – it’s amazing) and I’d always wanted to go. So I ran across town to my workout, ducked out slightly early, got ready in twenty minutes, and made it to dinner in time. Whew. Thank goodness for dry shampoo.

The evening turned out to be incredible. Little did I know, Makers is this fantastic organization dedicated to empowering strong women and sharing their stories. I found myself sitting around a table with my friend, a jewelry designer I’ve always admired, the founder of the organization, and an up & coming actress. We talked a lot about women’s rights, and what the world will look like forty years from now. I left dinner feeling inspired, empowered, and wanting to just be better at everything I do. It was a really awesome night and I feel so grateful to have attended.

Outfit Details: Cami New York Camisole // Helmut Lang Blazer // Reiss Starla Skirt // Manolo Blahnik Pumps //Saint Laurent Clutch (similar) // Baublebar Necklace

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The back of this camisole, though – my fave.

photography by Lydia Hudgens.

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  1. Sasha says 9.25.15

    What a great skirt! And the back of your top is too pretty!
    xx
    SASHA

  2. Laura Kathleen says 9.25.15

    I love a great black and gold combo! Thanks for sharing! Sounds like an amazing dinner! Have you read ‘Lean In’? If you’re interested in professional woman and success of women you might find it an interesting read!

    – Laura

    http://Www.lauraaimevous.com

    • graceatwood says 9.25.15

      Yes, I did – when it first came out! I loved it!

  3. Jessica says 9.25.15

    Sounds like you had an amazing night. It’s nice to be inspired by new people and experiences. And your outfit is gorgeous as always xx Jess

  4. Natali says 9.25.15

    Looking so beautiful and feminine in this outfit!

    http://lartoffashion.com

  5. Andi says 9.25.15

    Oh the details on this outfit are to die for!

  6. Jessica says 9.25.15

    Adore this cami! I need more little black camisoles like this. They’re just perfect for any look!

    xo Jessica
    http://www.mystylevita.com

  7. Katie says 9.25.15

    Love the detail on your cami!

    Katie

    I am celebrating 1 Year of Blogging today!

    http://www.lamiabellavita.com

  8. Ally says 9.25.15

    All the lace detail on the cami and skirt is amazing. Love the addition of the blazer too.

    Xo Ally

    http://www.allysoninwonderland.com

  9. Aubrey says 9.25.15

    I love the lace back!

    xx. The Coastal Confidence
    http://www.the-coastalconfidence.com/

  10. Liz says 9.25.15

    I love black and gold together! It sounds like a wonderful evening.

    xo, Liz
    http://lipstickandconfetti.com

  11. Tanya says 9.25.15

    Grace, you always have the best outfits!

  12. melissa says 9.25.15

    love that back detailing!
    xo,
    Melissa
    MissyOnMadison.com