Top 7 Formal Dresses You Should Know About
The way you dress no matter if it is a formal gathering and an informal meet up of friends, says a lot about yourself. If it is a big gathering such as a formal dinner, wedding, or a dance, you would certainly want people to take a look and then look again! Formal dresses are all about glamour and stylish fashion without being too flashy.
Here are the top 7 formal dresses you should consider if you have an event coming up giving you a classy and subtle look at the same time:
There is no denying that LULUS always has a variety of some of the most gorgeous dresses and gowns. They are smart, complement your figure, and have something for everyone. If you are looking for a dress that is simple yet gives that special look to your figure, LULUS will have something for you. Their collection is feminine, trendy, and decent. You cannot go wrong with a LULUS dress.
Our top choices for today are from LULUS.
Available in shades of black, gray-blue, and cream, this V-neck chiffon gown as the description says itself boasts a V-neckline. There is runching at the bodice and the waistband helps in accentuating your waist to add beauty to the full-length skirt. It is available in XS 00-0, S 2-4, M 6-8, L 10-12 and XL 14. The dress is made of 100% polyester with lining. There is a hidden back-zip closure. Just to give you an idea, the size medium dress is 61 ½ inches in length. The neckline is plunging and V-shaped, with sleeveless bodice and runched waistband.
Available in the gorgeous shades of black, burgundy, and sea green, here is another stunning piece by LULUS. The dress features a sweetheart neckline with attached straps which you can style in two different ways. The dress is available in XS 00-0, S 2-4, M 6-8, L 10-12, and XL 14. For size medium, the length of the center front length is 51 inches. You could style it as a sleeveless dress or flaunt an off-the-shoulder short sleeved look. The dress is lined and 100% polyester. The back-zip closure is hidden. The recommend cleaning is dry clean only.
Among our list, the third option we have from LULUS is this high mock-neck collar dress. Supporting a wide-legged look for the lowers, the jumpsuit spells out CHIC. The high neck perfectly balances the flare of the wide legs. It has a very sleek look with a smattering of blousing at the bodice which softens the overall look. It is available in a variety of colors and the most popular ones are mauve-gray, baby pink, and black. The sizes available in this halter jumpsuit are XS 00-0, S 2-4, M 6-8, L 10-12, and XL 14.
For medium size, the center front length is 63”, 34” inseam, 25” leg opening. There are button loop closures behind the neck and hidden back-zip closure as well. The dress is sleeveless with fitted waist to accentuate the slim-fit of the dress. It also has side-seam pockets and an open back. The dress is unlined and should only be washed by hand. The material is 95% polyester and 5% spandex.
Who would have known that an artist who began his career by designing sportswear in Toronto would become renowned for designing gorgeous bridesmaid dresses? Sung has a massive talent for designing floor-length cocktail dresses and gowns in an expansive assortment of colors and fabrics which include chiffon, Dupioni, and peau de soie which make them ideal choice for bridal showers, bridal parties, rehearsal dinners, dances, engagement, anniversary or any other event you would like to dress up for.
Today two of Alfred Sung’s dresses have made it to our top 7. The first one is a stunning V-neckline Dupioni gown which boasts a structured bodice with an A-line skirt and wide inset waistband. The flare is highlighted by crisp inverted pleats. It has on-seam pockets, and sleeveless with cutaway shoulders. There is hidden back-zip closure. The regular length is 60 ½ inches for size 8 and 64” plus length for size 22W. It is available in a variety of soft hues such as light gray, skin, and coral pink. The running size is small for this dress if you are between sizes, then you should get one size up. The dress is full-length with inverted pleats and A-line skirt which is fully lined and made of 100% polyester.
Another one from Sung, this dress is a timeless piece. Boasting a high/low silhouette, this dress is made of subtly lustrous satin twill that you add a whole new dimension to your personality. A strapless gown, it comes with belted waist, pleated skirt and fitted princess seams. It comes in a variety of colors but maroon, black, and blue are the most popular ones. Same as previous one it runs small so get one size up if you are in between sizes.
The dress is strapless with a sweetheart neck and on-seam pockets. The regular length for size 8 is 44” and for size 22W the length is 44 1/2”.Fully lined and 100% polyester, the dress comes with hidden back zip closure and a full-length high/low ball skirt. You could dry clean it or machine-wash it even.
Dessy Group is known for its bridal variety with elegant cuts and fine finishes. Dessy Collection is their flagship line with an abundance of stylish wedding wear and collection of bridesmaid, flower girl and other dresses. This beautiful chiffon gown that features densely runched panels is a sight to behold as the body wraps itself to the wearer’s body. Available in soft pastel shades of pink champagne, light cream, skin, and the likes, it is ideal for a wedding party.
It is true to size. The draped cap sleeves subtly and softly outline the sweetheart neckline whereas the pleated skirt softly falls to the length of the floor. For size 22, it has a length is 56 ½”. The dress is 100% polyester, lined and has a hidden back-zip closure.
Be sure to leave a lasting impression when you drape Mac Duggal. And it has been the same since its launching in 1984. They have a variety that flatters all body type and sizes and makes everyone feel beautiful. A number of celebrities are known to don them too.
You could also feel like a celebrity in this stunning velvet off-the-shoulder ball gown with sweetheart neckline that has a floor sweeping skirt with layers of flamenco-inspired ruffled tiers. Available in gorgeous shades of sleek black and deep burgundy, you are bound to make a statement. The dress has short sleeves and a hidden back-zip closure. It is 100% polyester, lined, and has a front slit.
Get ready to dazzle everyone.
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