Skip Nav
Watch Our LIVE Holiday Gift Guide Show Now and Win Big!
Holiday Fashion
8 Universally Flattering Party Dresses to Wear This Holiday Season
Street Style
How to Style the Clothes You Already Have

The Look For Less: BCBG Max Azria Taffeta Shirtdress

I am crazy about almost every item of clothing that BCBG Max Azria comes out with. But if I really bought every BCBG item I loved, I'd be completely bankrupt. Just yesterday, in fact, I fell for this BCBG Max Azria Taffeta Shirtdress, available for $332 here. This piece puts a cute, tailored twist on the little black dress, with velvet trim, a tulle petticoat, and cute covered buttons.

If $332 seems a bit steep for you, however, I've found a super-cute and startlingly similar dress for $282 less. To see what it is,


It's the Johnny Collar Wrap Dress, yet another surprisingly stylish find from JC Penney, available for $49.99 here. It's cotton-spandex rather than silk, but it has the same great shirt-dress cut and big, playful bow. Both dresses would be a great option for a company cocktail party or other holiday gathering.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
vienvien vienvien 9 years
^^^What I mean I'm not sure if I like the tulle petticoat trimming underneath
vienvien vienvien 9 years
I'm not sure if the shirtdress is what I like or the taffeta trimmings.
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 10 years
I have a dress.....that looks like this. But its not this dress. I like it :)
Tiinnaaaa Tiinnaaaa 10 years
Love it.. :)
BeachBarbie BeachBarbie 10 years
I totally love this, too! :)
hotstuff hotstuff 10 years
Very nice!
Adriana42 Adriana42 10 years
I like the bottom half of it.
nicachica nicachica 10 years
SO. BEAUTIFUL. :)
fluffy-bomb fluffy-bomb 10 years
Now that is what I'd call a fab find. That dress is so cute and so affordable!
sofi sofi 10 years
You are really lucky with JC Penny's. I actually like the cheap one better-more practical. I guess I won't walk right past Penny's next time.
honeysugar28 honeysugar28 10 years
How cute I love bargains!
Ms_Magnificent1 Ms_Magnificent1 10 years
That is soooo freakin cute!!!
tabloidprincess tabloidprincess 10 years
I love it. So classic looking.
L7amiguita L7amiguita 10 years
Hehe...that dress looks exactly like the dress the Fabsugar Icon is wearing. Love it!
jennifer76 jennifer76 10 years
Wow I LOVE BCBG. And I really like this JC Penney version. We actually have JC Penney in my hick town. No stores that sell BCBG, though. lol
WhatTheFrockBlog WhatTheFrockBlog 10 years
Fab is making a great name for JC Penney!
AtlantaNoleGirl AtlantaNoleGirl 10 years
Love it!
crispet1 crispet1 10 years
Great find.
Holiday Gifts by Personality Type 2014
Bomber Jackets For Fall
BCBG Resort 2015 Collection Party | Video
Lubov Azria on Dressing Beyonce
Black and White Spring 2013 Trend | Video
BCBG Max Azria Interview Fall 2013 (Video)
I'm a Huge Fan Britney Spears Episode Two

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds