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Cocktail Dresses

Cocktail dresses section has all one needs for any occasions.

From an intimate holiday party or a large event our web site has one of the largest selection of designer dresses on-line. There are events such as wedding ceremonies and black tie affairs to which you would expect to see many women wearing formal, full-length gowns. At events where less regal attire is appropriate for attendees, many women choose to wear cocktail dresses.

The most distinctive differences between formal gowns and cocktail dresses are the lengths of the dresses, and the richness of the fabrics and added embellishments used in the making of them. Cocktail dresses are shorter, made with less expensive fabrics, and usually have far less ornamentation added to them, than what goes into the creating of traditional floor length gowns. The lengths of cocktail dresses can vary from the bottom of the dress reaching to just above or below the knee, to falling midway between the knee and ankle, or to stopping very near the ankles.

A formal gown, sometimes also called a ballroom gown, could cost you more than a few hundreds dollars on up to prices in the thousands of dollars range to own. That certainly causes many women to have to consider whether purchasing such an expensive dress for a single occasion, or when they attend very few formal events, is worth it. Especially in times of economic uncertainties when closely budgeting clothing expenses, becomes more important. Cocktail dresses are more affordable than their fancier counterparts are, and stylish enough too, for women to wear them to many special events, and informal gatherings. You can find retailers offering cocktail dresses for sale ranging in price from less than a hundred dollars to only a few hundred dollars, for stunning dress styles that almost every woman can fall in love with.

Cocktail dresses come in many styles, colors, fabrics, lengths, sizes, and prices Vintage-style cocktail dresses are popular with many women right now. These dresses look as if they must have cost you a fortune. However, you can keep the fact that you did not have to spend a lot of money for your vintage-inspired cocktail dress to yourself if you want to, your dress will not tell on you, guaranteed.

Which colors are the hottest trends this season? Black is always in fashion, and red always gets a woman noticed. Other colors such as aqua, blackberry, cantalope, cherry, coral, cream, fern, floral, fuchsia, grape, iris, kiwi, lilac, sunflower, peach, pink, powder blue, silver, sunset, and teal are some of the delicious colors that you will find are popular choices in cocktail dresses this year. Which color might work best for you is a matter of your individual tastes and personality.

Perhaps a dress with bright, brassy colors and unique designs that grab others people’s attention is just the kind of party dress you have been looking for. On the other hand, maybe flashy is not quite your style, yet neither is the vintage look. Maybe you would rather have a dress with beautiful, softer colors, and more subtle designing that shows your sense of style, yet does not cause a roomful of eyes to follow your every step. Are you having trouble choosing between a decidedly party dress and a more toned down styled dress? Cocktail dresses are so affordable to your budget, and versatile in their styles, that you can have several of them in your wardrobe to match your changing moods and the changing moods of the events that you attend.

A few of the fabrics used to make cocktail dresses are silk, satin, taffeta, cotton, denim, and polyester blends. Stain-resistant and easy-care fabrics appeal to many women. Most of the fabrics used in making cocktail dresses can easily be hand washed, or cleaned using the gentle cycle on your washing machine, while some other fabric styles will need dry-cleaning. A majority of stains can be quickly dotted away before they have a chance to set in and ruin your dress, with a clean cloth and some seltzer water.

What are some of the top brands and designers making the strikingly good-looking cocktail dresses that are most popular with women these today? Adrianna Papell/ Phillip Lim/ Anne Klein/ Calvin Klein/ Alberto Makali/ Aidan Mattox/ Allen Schwartz/ Alexander Wang/ and D&G Dolce& Gabbana, are merely a few of the multitudes of top brand designers offering their uniquely designed cocktail dresses to women wanting to find that perfect little dress, to help make attending special occasions that much more special for them.

Unlike some other dress designs that seem to only look on women who are size 2, cocktail dress are made to fit the rest of us who on average, are not quite that small in size. Women of all sizes and shapes, from juniors and petites, to women with fuller-figures, will find that they have many style and color design options to choose from in cocktail dresses. It does not matter if you have long legs and a thin torso, or short legs with a rounder torso. There is a cocktail dress design for you to accentuate your feminine beauty points, while camouflaging those points you might be less happy about having. The right cocktail dress can show you just how beautiful you truly really are as a woman, every girly-gorgeous point of you from head to toe.

Cocktail dresses in a variety of styles and colors are available at most major retailers that sell clothing, and in small boutiques and dress shops. You might however, find it easier to shop online for cocktail dresses to add to your clothes collection. You can view large catalogues containing quality images of cocktail dresses to see how they look before buying them. You can compare different styles side-by-side to help you in choosing which styles might look the best on you. With the help of the internet, you can also check out the various pricing and shipping options that are available to you when purchasing cocktail dresses.

Cocktail Dresses

  • La Femme 20469
    La Femme 20469

    Cap Sleeve Lace Detail Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 20469
    Available in 2 colors

    $498
  • Clarisse 2841
    Clarisse 2841

    Strapless Fine Shimmer Cocktail Dress by Clarisse 2841
    Available in 5 colors

    $270
  • Feriani 26099S
    Feriani 26099S

    Chic short dress with sheer ballet-length sleeves by Feriani 26099S
    Available in 2 colors

    $798
  • La Femme 20478
    La Femme 20478

    Cap Sleeve Lace Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 20478
    Available in 2 colors

    $578
  • Mon Cheri 116833
    Mon Cheri 116833

    Timeless Pearl Cocktail Dress from Social Occasions by Mon Cheri 116833
    Available in 3 colors

    $298
  • Scala 48544
    Scala 48544

    Tantalizing Cutout Sparkle Cocktail Dress by Scala 48544
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • La Femme 21644
    La Femme 21644

    Quarter Sleeve Lace Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 21644
    Available in 2 colors

    $350
  • Scala 48377
    Scala 48377
    (6)

    Richly textured cocktail dress with sleeves by Scala 48377
    Available in 5 colors

    $278
  • Lara 32511
    Lara 32511
    (2)

    Tonal Applique Cocktail Dress by Lara 32511
    Color: Blush

    $598
  • Shail K 3703
    Shail K 3703
    (1)

    Shining Embellished Cocktail Dress by Shail K 3703
    Color: Black

    $250
  • Mac Duggal 11011R
    Mac Duggal 11011R

    Marvelous shirred cocktail from Mac Duggal Black White Red 11011R
    Available in 3 colors

    $498
  • Scala 48356
    Scala 48356
    (5)

    Dramatically shimmering long-sleeve cocktail dress by Scala 48356
    Available in 9 colors

    $238
  • Mon Cheri 116849
    Mon Cheri 116849

    Cap Sleeve Cocktail Dress by Mon Cheri Social Occasions 116849
    Available in 3 colors

    $298
  • Terani 1611P0004
    Terani 1611P0004

    Exquisite Jeweled Masterpiece Cocktail Dress by Terani 1611P0004
    Color: Blush

    $352
  • Feriani 18472
    Feriani 18472

    Sequined Peacock Print Cocktail Dress by Feriani 18472
    Color: Green/Multi

    $350
  • Terani 1521C0235
    Terani 1521C0235

    Pretty peplum dress with scoop neckline by Terani Cocktail 1521C0235
    Available in 2 colors

    $470
  • Scala 48487
    Scala 48487

    Fashionable Glimmer Bejeweled Cocktail Dress by Scala 48487
    Color: Lead/Silver

    $238
  • Mon Cheri 114817
    Mon Cheri 114817
    (11)

    Breathtaking illusion lace ensemble by Mon Cheri Social Occasions 114817
    Available in 2 colors

    $488
  • Mon Cheri 115862
    Mon Cheri 115862
    (1)

    Lace Detail Cocktail Dress by Mon Cheri Social Occasions 115862
    Available in 2 colors

    $350
  • La Femme 20512
    La Femme 20512

    Off-the-Shoulder Brocade Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 20512
    Available in 3 colors

    $398
  • Johnathan Kayne 5002
    Johnathan Kayne 5002

    Luxurious wrapping cap-sleeve cocktail dress from Johnathan Kayne 5002
    Color: Black

    $360
  • Terani 1611C0005
    Terani 1611C0005

    Darling cap-sleeve cocktail dress with illusion bodice by Terani Evening 1611C0005
    Available in 2 colors

    $363
  • Dave and Johnny 1606
    Dave and Johnny 1606

    Hourglass Glimmer Shaping Cocktail Dress by Dave and Johnny 1606
    Color: Black

    $250
  • Mon Cheri 115870
    Mon Cheri 115870

    Cap Sleeve Lace Overlay Cocktail Dress by Mon Cheri Social Occasions 115870
    Available in 2 colors

    $278
  • Nina Canacci M214
    Nina Canacci M214

    Lace Cocktail Dress by Nina Canacci M214
    Available in 4 colors

    $298
  • Terani 1521C0233
    Terani 1521C0233

    Sculpted sleeveless dress with square neckline by Terani Cocktail 1521C0233
    Color: Black

    $429
  • La Femme 19403
    La Femme 19403

    Sparkling Enchantment Striped Cocktail Dress by La Femme 19403
    Available in 4 colors

    $238
  • NUE by Shani S594
    NUE by Shani S594

    A la mode peplum dress by Nue by Shani S594
    Available in 2 colors

    $280
  • Feriani 26167
    Feriani 26167

    Shimmer Detail Cocktail Dress by Feriani 26167
    Available in 3 colors

    $350
  • La Femme 22533
    La Femme 22533
    (1)

    Strapless Floral Print Cocktail Dress by La Femme 22533
    Color: Multi

    $350
  • La Femme 21633
    La Femme 21633

    Lace Detail Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 21633
    Available in 3 colors

    $398
  • Feriani 26221
    Feriani 26221

    Glittering and Peplum Cocktail Dress by Feriani 26221
    Available in 3 colors

    $398
  • La Femme 21937
    La Femme 21937

    Flirty Floral Lace Cocktail Dress by La Femme 21937
    Color: Royal Blue

    $338
  • Feriani 18474
    Feriani 18474

    Sequined Cocktail Dress by Feriani 18474
    Color: Navy

    $350
  • Saiid Kobeisy RE2753
    Saiid Kobeisy RE2753

    Unique Beauty Fluttering Party Dress from SK by Saiid Kobeisy RE2753
    Available in 3 colors

    $1,755
  • Dave and Johnny 453
    Dave and Johnny 453

    Lace Delight Pearl Cocktail Dress by Dave and Johnny 453
    Available in 2 colors

    $240
  • La Femme 22212
    La Femme 22212

    Posh sleeveless baby-doll dress from La Femme 22212
    Available in 2 colors

    $278
  • Faust Couture Paris 712
    Faust Couture Paris 712

    Curve-kissing long-sleeved cocktail dress by Faust Couture Paris 712
    Available in 2 colors

    $290
  • Hannah S 27959
    Hannah S 27959

    Personify beauty in this dress by Hannah S 27959
    Available in 2 colors

    $288
  • Shail K 3658
    Shail K 3658

    Beaded Textured Cocktail Dress by Shail K 3658
    Color: Shimmering Blush

    $250

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