This holiday season, shine brighter than the lights at the State Fair of Texas.
Photos by Rudy Arocha, Hair and Makeup by Ellie Mae Leal, Modeled by R’Bonney Gabriel, Styled by Niki Jones
Tibi long-sleeve, jewel-neck plisse mini cocktail dress, $795; Tibi luxe faux-fur zip-front track jacket, $395; Sachin & Babi Dupio tassel clip earrings, $250; Aquazzura Coquette velvet satin platform sandals, $950.
Alice + Olivia Stacey slim velvet ankle pants, $285; Alice + Olivia Macey one-button fitted velvet tuxedo blazer, $485; Alice + Olivia Willa long-sleeve silk top with embellished placket, $350; Golden Goose Superstar glitter fabric low-top sneakers, $530; Oscar de la Renta earrings, $450.
Milly Jana metallic-velvet asymmetric wrap dress, $525; shoes, stylist’s own.
Milly Gina rainbow velvet shift dress, $337.
Badgley Mischka Collection strapless mikado ruffle mermaid gown, $795; Mignonne Gavigan earrings, $295
Aidan by Aidan Mattox sequin back-ruffle dress, $122
Year after year, the State Fair of Texas brings people from across the globe together to celebrate all things Texan at historic Fair Park in Dallas. With a mission to promote agriculture, education and community involvement, the fair aims to provide quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment to the 93,000 average daily fairgoers. Featuring a world-renowned auto show, livestock exhibitions, creative arts competitions, food and rides, the fair has something for everyone. In its 132nd year, the State Fair of Texas was proud to celebrate Texas innovation. This year’s focus was on celebrating the groundbreaking inventions, technological advancements and scientific milestones that have come out of Texas. The Hall of State exhibition featured some of the best Texas inventions of all time. Big Tex Urban Farms displayed innovative ways to grow high-yield produce. And countless shows and attractions showcased Texas-sized talent and creativity.