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The White Party - Apparel for Sultry Heat

   The Classic White Party      "Gatsby looked at Daisy in a way that every young girl wanted to be looked at"  - The Great Gatsby The blistering heat, sun filled days and mouth watering barbeques with mint juleps on the deck are in full swing.  The backyards are lush with greenery and bountiful heads of brightly hued flowers bob in the warm breezes.   Sometimes, it is refreshing to be draped in all white creating a crisp and cool image against the summery backdrop.  The simple and nominal pieces are stylish for an all white affair, cocktails with friends or for a lovely night on the veranda.  Ah, summertime is here. Crisp and Cool       "You can have whatever you want if you dress for it." - Edith Head  I. The One and Only Dress:    Choose a white concoction that fits the occasion.  Stick with token lines with a bit of movement to have a memorable effect at any soiree.  After all, it is warm out and fabric close to the skin might be conf