On Aug.18, Philly celebrates its fifth annual Diner en Blanc, where over 5,000 attendees will dine at a top secret location dressed all in white from head to toe. It’s no easy feat making a fashion statement using a single color, however, with the help of one-of-a-kind pieces you can turn heads while still following the rules. Here are our three picks to build the perfect ensemble for this year.
114 S. 19th St
If Hollywood chic is something you’re aiming for at Diner en Blanc 2016, look no further than ellelauri in Rittenhouse. A fashion favorite amongst stars like Jessica Alba and Kim Kardashian, the brand focuses on affordable yet luxurious fabrics that easily transition from day to night. Try the Calvin dress or the Caroline dress in white and be the belle of the blanc this year.
Zoya Egan Designs
219 Sugartown Road
You’re going to need a fabulous hat to go with that stunning white dress so be sure to check out Zoya Egan Designs in Wayne. Inspired by old Hollywood starlets like Audrey Hepburn and Joan Crawford, Zoya began making her own hats and fascinators when she was unable to find a hat of the quality she liked. Each design is custom fit to the purchaser to ensure perfect placement.
160 N. Gulph Road
King of Prussia
To add the finishing touches to your Diner en Blanc ensemble, you’re going to need to accessorize. For a dash of European elegance, you don’t need to travel overseas — Touche Accessories will do it for you. The shop makes frequent trips to France and Italy to stock unique items that will turn heads.