Shop our pick of the best party dresses on the high street...
Party dresses will forever be a worthy wardrobe investment. Summer, autumn, winter – there’s no season that doesn’t require a do-it-all party frock, and we’ve rounded-up just a few of our favourite styles to kick start your collection.
The new season trends have dictated the style of party dresses for SS16, with colored lace, sheer fabrics and embellishment all coming together to create what we’re thinking is the best party dress offering yet.
But there are several things we need to contemplate when putting together that all-important look. The wrong underwear can ruin that oh-so-right dress. Yes, we’re talking about the dreaded VPL and unsupportive bras.
The purchase of a seamless brief, a well-fitted strapless bra and great control undies will ensure you own that party dress you’ve spent the last few weeks searching for.
Now we have that covered, it’s time to search for the dress and ASOS, Topshop and H&M are leading the charge on the high street, or if it’s something a little more expensive that you’re after, why not check out Rosie Assoulin’s new-season drop for something show-stopping?
We’ve rounded-up a party dress edit to suit every shape, taste and event. Whether your go-to is the LBD, you’re a fashion risk taker or you need something stylish to take you from the office straight to evening drinks – our definitive rundown, should have you covered.
So read on party-goers and click through to shop the edit of the best party styles for the new season…
Just add gold heels and a punchy pair of earrings to nail your party look.
Go one shoulder and slip into this mini style from Alice & Olivia.
Mid-length, polka dot and extra swishy – this style is well worth a look.
Still not got a dream LBD? Here’s our high street hit, courtesy of H&M.
Because who wouldn’t love a metallic slip dress?
Go all out and embrace this sequin number from Tibi.
Black, tiered and lace – yes, this ticks all the right boxes when it comes to party dressing.
Go for extra glamour and try this maxi dress from Mango.
Just add matching metallic heels and a box clutch to complete your look.
The ultimate LRD – this showstopper is guaranteed to impress.
Keep it chic in this black slip from Topshop.
Feeling brave? Try this pink full skirt option from Rosie Assoulin.
Whistles is always our go-to for stylish partywear. Case in point? This red high neck number.
Take on the pastels trend in this blue lace option from Mango.
Go for maximum impact with Ellery’s lace-up look.
Cold shoulder dressing is the look du jour for summer, and we’re getting our fix with this nude number from H&M.
Silky, metallic and under £30 – this Mango version is well worth a look.
Topshop?s LBD features a super flattering
cut out panel in the middle. Have fun with accessories to make this style stand
We’ve found the perfect dress to dance the night away in. Team with nude accessories and a dramatic eye.
MSGM are our first point of call for a dress with a little extra fun.