She did it again! She must realize how fabulous she looks in our cocktail dresses, because Sarah Silverman wore Stop Staring’s LOVE Navy dotted dress last night to the 2013 CNN Heroes event at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City! CNN’s heroes is an annual event that recognizes everyday people doing extraordinary things! Sarah was one of the many stars who showed up to support this amazing event, and show some Stop Staring! love as well.

 


Here at Stop Staring, we have been blessed to come across some of the coolest people  from the around the world…everything from celebrities to local artists, from bloggers to editors, and from business elite to starving students and we have to say, that we are always very excited ,fascinated  and humbled ,by how many amazing people our dresses have brought thru our doors. But every once in awhile we meet some really cool person who stands out a little more than the rest and so we have to share these folks with you. If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you may remember a post I shared  a while back, of an amazing painting that featured one of our dresses done by Artist Cynda Valle Rogers. We were absolutely mesmerized by her artistic skills and completely flattered that she chose one of our retro dresses for her work. So imagine our surprise when she shares with us another painting with yet another one of our  cocktail dresses as part of the subject. I just had to know more about this artist and find out what the deal was with these rad pieces….so I hit her up and heres the scoop…straight from Cynda’s mouth,

“This series of paintings is inspired by memories and accounts of my parents lives and my own childhood from the 50′s and 60′s…Like many fledgling middle class families from the era my own parents’ lives together started with a happy ending (See “The Honeymooners” oil on linen, 52X42- Middle Pic) A few years later there’s trouble in paradise with “All That Glitters..”, oil on linen, 52×42, -Top Pic). In the painting all the family members are isolated;” alone together”. Both paintings feature Stop Staring dresses.  There’s a third painting to the series “One Foot Out the Door” (not pictured) where i hope the viewer sees that, though everything looks tidy and shipshape on the surface, things are going bad underneath, and the housewife has (literally) one foot out the door. The model wears a vintage house dress ( can’t wait til Stop Staring comes out with one)! The series will continue with paintings taking place in different rooms of the postwar american home…bathroom, bedroom, etc…I live in an old victorian in rural mendocino county (california,part of emerald triangle) and it is the rooms of this home i’m using for the series (even though i’m “re-staging” memories of a different house, time and place.); Like in a dream at night, time, place and people in my paintings get all mixed up, jumbled together.”

And what a beautiful dream it is! Cynda’s  paintings epitomize the beauty  and nostalgia of yesteryear, but still breath and speak to you in a very modern and contemporary tone, which is why we love them so much. I think our cocktail dresses are a perfect match and we are honored to have Stop Staring! featured on her pieces. We would love to thank Cynda for sharing her inspiration and photos with us and invite you all to check out her stuff online now!

You can contact  her via email (cyndavalle@gmail.com) or you can check out more of her work or buy prints, cards, etc at http://cyndavalle.deviantart.com/ or check her out on Facebook at:
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Comedian Sarah Silverman wore one of our cocktail dresses for her appearance on the ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday, November 14th. Sarah looked absolutely stunning as she walked on stage in our Billion Dollar Baby dress in black. The hilarious segment joked about Sarah’s past relationship with host, Jimmy Kimmel. We’ve posted part of the video above, but you can see the whole thing on Youtube now! Super exciting to see Sarah in our dress and can’t wait to see her in more. Ladies, if you love this dress on Sarah and want to get your hands on your own, we have them available online now for you to purchase. Follow this Link to order one today!!

 


This week on Food Network’s popular cooking show, Trisha’s Southern Kitchen, celebrity- chef and Grammy Award winning, country crooner Trisha Yearwood was spotted wearing one of our sexy dresses on the show! This weeks episode with aired November 9th, also featured Trisha’s sister Beth, with the both of them preparing a retro inspired meal. Both of these beautiful ladies decided to match the theme of their food, and dress up in our retro inspired dresses! Trisha has been a long time fan of Stop Staring! and has been spotted in our dresses before. So we are really excited to see and get our hands on some more photos of her in our frocks. Super Exciting! Make sure you tune in to Trisha’s Southern Kitchen every week to get tons of awesome recipes and hear some really cool stories as well!!


Korean Actress, Kim Min Jung looked stunning wearing Stop Staring at the premier of her new movie back on October 17th. Kim Min Jung’s new flick “Queen of the Night” will be her first romantic comedy in 24 years since she debuted as a child actor at the age of 6. Kim looked super stylish in our 2 piecce black and white top and skirt ensemble as she posed for pictures out promoting the movie with co-stars.  We are super excited to see our retro dresses making such a huge splash among celebs all across the globe and hope to see more of our clothes on the fabulous, Kim Min in the future. Also, make sure you check out Cosmopolitan Magazine October issue for more amazing photos of Kim Min Jung and read more about this amazing actresses transition from child sweetheart to sexy screen vixen!  We are sure to see Kim exploding in more movies around the globe really soon!

 

Food Network’s celebrity chef, Daisy Martinez, has been spotted looking red hot in one of our sexy dresses for her new spread in Cosmopolitan for Latinas (Winter 2013). Go pick up the new issue now to read more about the former model and actress turned chef, Daisy Martinez, and find out her picks for the perfect pairing for your next in-house party night. Judging by her great taste in clothing, I’m willing to make a bet her recipes are going to be equally enticing. Can’t wait to try out the recipes myself. Thanks so much to Daisy for picking our dress for your fabulous feature!

 

This week our sexy dresses got 2 awesome mentions via social media from 2 of LA’s favorite news girls! Both Alysha DelValle and Daniela Ganoza took to their social media accounts to give Stop Staring! props for some of their favorite looks this week. Daniela Ganoza, who you all know from Univision’s Primer Impacto show, showed off the above photo with hundreds of her Facebook followers yesterday, of her and a few other other Univision Hotties as they struck a pose on the Red Carpet. The next photo was shared by ABC 7‘s Alicia DelValle, on her Twitter account, of her looking super adorable in a do-it-yourself Halloween Costume starring Stop Staring! Alicia’s, last minute, Minnie Mouse costume was made using our Red and White Polka dotted jumper paired with those infamous Minnie ears! Very Creative and Super Sexy, ALicia!! Both Ladies looked super fab in their SS gear and we are super excited to see them sharing the love. It is so awesome to see how our retro dresses have become a favorite by all of LA’s fashionable News Girls…worn by everyone from Daniela and Alicia..to Makayla and Jillian!! We LOVE IT!!

 

Check out this awesome feature from this week’s new, issue of Us Weekly featuring  Stop Staring! cocktail dresses. One of the hottest trends you’ll be seeing everywhere this season is Plaid. Tartan is in for Fall! And it looks like everyone, including some of Hollywood’s biggest names are already catching on to this Mad for Plaid trend. Our dress, MOLLY-03 BBPLD, that  they’ve highlighted in yellow, is a perfect choice for this Plaid, Plaid World Segment.  Made of an amazing navy blue print plaid accented with tan and  brown…it’s the perfect color combo for cool Autumn nights. This is by far one of my top picks from our Winter Retro dresses collection, and I know , it will be yours too! We have tons of sexy, plaid dresses on our website now, so make sure you check them out now!

 

Another cool Stop Staring! retro dresses spotting. This time it was our Graceful Swing dress that got photographed on Emma Magazine.com, for their story on a Couples 30th Birthday. The dress was worn by Ann Peters, who along with her husband, Chris Peters, are a destination wedding photography planning duo from Michigan. The story shares some amazing photos of party ideas from the couples 30th Birthday extravaganza. The party was full of cute unique retro inspired ideas that will for sure be huge hits at your next big event, if you decided to get inspired!
Check out the full story now on EMMA MAGAZINE.com. And Special Thanks to Ann Peters for giving us a heads up on the story and for wearing one or our swing dresses at her special event!! You can also find more info on her amazing photography, shown here at PhotosByMissAnn.com.

 


Check out not one, but two awesome features of Actress Jessica Lowndes wearing on of our Stop Staring! retro dresses at the Fourth Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Los Angeles, CA. OkMagazine.com and JustJaredJr.com, both gave Jessica great reviews for her red carpet style choice at the event. Also, if your on Instagram, make sure you check out this cool video we came across of Jessica and her crew, partying it up on the ride to the event. You can see just how awesome the dress really looked on Jessica the day of the event. I posted it below, courtesy of Jessica’s Instagram. You can follow her now @jessicalowndes