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How to Dress for Saturday's Starry Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

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Welcome to Dress Code, a new feature borrowed from our sister site in which we pick an event in Los Angeles and ask three of our favorite shops to solve the what-do-I-even-wear-to-that dilemma.

While British Polo Day was a VIP-only affair, this weekend's Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic is an open-to-all event that's also a favorite pastime among LA's fashion fixtures. To make sure your pitch-side style is at the top of its game, our next Dress Code series challenges luxe designer boutique Decades, Versailles-inspired shop Enter, and Downtown LA store Pale Violet to style looks for Saturday's equestrian event.—Additional reporting by Jessica Estrada.

Where: Enter Boutique, 266 S Beverly Drive; (310) 858-8288

What: Rubber Ducky red dress, $80; Valmare hand-beaded clutch, $85; Enter sunglasses, $35

Why: Store owner Nira Lieberman went with an off-the-shoulder stunner for customer Tamara Sneider. "The best way to go to the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic is to keep it classic," says Lieberman, "[while staying] cool in Cali's hot weather." She tells us the shop offers complimentary styling services to all shoppers heading to an upcoming stylish event or who are in need of a wardrobe makeover.

Photo: Chris Toledo

Where: Pale Violet, 650 S. Spring R2; (213) 422-2099

What: Three Floor skirt, $180; Three Floor crop top, $104; Modern Vice black rio heels, $132; Dapper Diction black riot clutch, $255

Why: Pale Violet owner Julia Blake went with a fall-ready Three Floor look. "Three Floor nails it when mixing sophistication with modernism," she tells us. "To me this crop top with the higher waisted skirt is a modern take on the everyday floral dress. The mix of colors within the print screams fall while still being appropriate for Los Angeles's weather."

Photo: Chris Toledo

What: Keepsake adventure dress, $191; Miista shoes, $182; Lily Dawson cuff, $40; Dapper Diction grey riot clutch, $255

Why: "You can never go wrong with a little black dress," says Blake. She describes this classic Keepsake number as "very Audrey Hepburn." She added rad printed ankle boots to give the look a modern edge.

Where: Decades, 8214 Melrose Avenue; (323) 655-1960

What: Roland Mouret red silk open-back dress, $600; YSL Tribtoo snakeskin platform pumps, $350; Givenchy purple raffia hat, $650

Why: Ever the statement-makers, Decades' store stylist also chose a bright red dress, but opted to keep the skin-baring in back. They paired this open-back Roland Mouret number with a vintage floppy hat by Givenchy and sky-high heels by YSL.
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