11 Perfect Pieces to Wear to Love in the Garden

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NOMA's first event of the Fall is finally here! The annual Love in the Garden party takes place this Friday, September 27 in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden. Between enjoying delicious fare from restaurants like Apolline and Galatoire's Restaurant, guests will dance under the stars and among the sculptures. Not sure what to wear? These 11 pieces redefine the meaning of garden party. 


Amur Nalla Two-Tone Floral Midi Wrap Dress, $448, Nordstrom, nordstrom.com

Play with two tones in this stunning dress. We love the subtle hints of purple and blue!

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Clarissa Dress, $95, Cella's, shopcellas.com

Dress your best in this fancy frock! The multicolored applique flowers will help you stand out from the crowd.

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Wine Beaded Bag, $375, Hazelnut, hazelnutneworleans.com

Leave the big bag at home and opt for a smaller purse. This beaded option from Hazelnut is ideal!

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Mother of Pearl and Pyrite Flower Earrings, $120, Hazelnut, hazelnutneworleans.com

Whether you're wearing neutral colors or going all out in bright and bold hues, accessorize with these charming earrings.

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Saiorse Floral Midi Dress, $280, Anthropologie, anthropologie.com

Stay on theme with a gorgeous green ensemble.

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LOVESHACKFANCY Terrence Dress, $568, Shake Your Bon Bon, shopshakeyourbonbon.com

Slip into something a little darker this weekend in a sweet, prairie-style dress.

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Discretion Mini Dress, $125, BABE New Orleans, babeneworleans.com

Invest in a knockout piece that can be worn from one event to the next.

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Forest Green Velvet Clutch, $54, Hazelnut, hazelnutneworleans.com

This sophisticated clutch is a perfect party companion.

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Zimmermann Verity Maxi Dress, $695, Net-a-Porter, net-a-porter.com

An elegant maxi looks great with sandals in September or boots in the dead of winter.

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Ulla Johnson Cicely Dress, $645, Joseph, josephstores.com

Ring in the start of Fall with this mid-length number.

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No. 6 Store Selma Dress, $575, Pied Nu, piednunola.com

Another two-tone dress to consider. Wear with strappy heels for more formal occasions, then pair with sneakers for brunch.