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dress up: how i would've spent the rnc's money.

November 6th, 2008 · 2 Comments

By now we’re all well aware of Sarah Palin’s obscene shopping spree intended to refresh her wardrobe. Apparently, she was instructed to purchase 3-4 suits, and ultimately the Republican National Committee ended up with a $150,000 in its lap. So, inspired by her inexplicable ability to blow through this massive amount of cash at a moment’s notice, I present my selections — should the RNC happen to hand it’s credit card over to me. At a measly $24,630, the grand total doesn’t even begin to make a dent in the conservative minx’s spending binge.    

rncwardrobe
Starting at the top left: Bally, Silk paisley print dress, $1,395; Sonia by Sonia Rykiel, Long belted sweater dress, $660; DKNY, Floral lace tank dress, $295; Proenza Schouler, Silk origami dress, $1,095; DKNY, Printed tunic dress, $295; Oscar de la Renta, Leaf appliqué dress, $4,450; Alexander McQueen, Embroidered balconette dress, $4,995; Alexander McQueen, Side peplum dress, $5,720; Nathan Jenden, Alma ruffle dress, $1,445; Vivienne Westwood Anglomania, Nymphs shirt dress, $795; Matthew Williamson, Albertine floral dress, $2,700; McQ, Arrow print dress, $785

All pieces available at Net-A-Porter.com.

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Posted by: kimberly phillips · Tags: fashion

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  • 1 AG // Nov 6, 2008 at 10:21 pm

    I’m so glad you did this. When I read that those morons spent $10,000+ at Macy’s but just $800 at Barney’s, I knew it was all over….

    In related news, can you please start a weekly feature where you dream up outfits for Michelle O. to wear for the inauguration? Week 1: Thakoon custom-made ballgown + J. Crew cardigan; week 2: Narciso Rodriguez purple sheath; week 3: Richard Chai x Target with 35 brooches….You get the point

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