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Party Dresses

Party dresses by major designers are the number one category for New York Dress.

If one is not wearing their dress to a party then one needs to bring the party to them. There is nothing quite like getting dressed up for a party. When you are at a party, you know that you look your absolute best, and you probably know that no matter what, you are going to enjoy yourself. It is important to find party dresses that really fit your needs and really make you look spectacular at the same time.

In order to find the best party dresses, there are a few things that you are going to have to think about. These will help you be sure that you've found the right party dresses for your occasion.

First of all, it is important to think about the party and the actual atmosphere that you are going to be a part of. Saying that you are looking for a party dress isn't always all that you need, simply because of the vast differences between types of parties. There are lots of different get together occasions that might be considered parties, so before you choose party dresses, ask yourself some questions.

The formality of the party is the first thing to keep in mind. A party that is celebrating someone's wedding is going to be much more formal than a party celebrating an afternoon graduation from high school. A party that celebrates a friend's birthday out at a bar is a much different party from the one that celebrates your grandmother's birthday in her dining room. Therefore, the formality of the party is the first thing to figure out before you begin to find party dresses. For very formal parties, you are going to want to look at dresses that are also quite formal – long dresses that don't show as much skin are often more formal than others, although you can find very formal dresses that are strapless. The form is what is important. For very formal occasions, party dresses should be long, flowing, and high class. However, there are plenty of great non formal party dresses for parties are more casual.

For the most casual parties, like afternoon garden parties or informal gatherings, you can base your dress selection on what the weather is like where the party will be. An afternoon garden party in the summer is a great time to wear that new sundress, however, a birthday party in February might be that great occasion to wear the long dress with long sleeves as well. No matter what, if you first look at the formality of the party, and then at the weather where the party will be held, you'll be able to come to some great conclusions.

There are a few rules that you should follow when you are choosing party dresses, so that you can be sure you have chosen the right dress. First of all, for party dresses in the summer, you'll want to remember that you can wear white before labor day, as long as you aren't wearing white to a wedding. For wedding party dresses, you'll want to be more formal, and you'll want to avoid wearing white because that is the color that the bride will traditionally be wearing. Therefore, avoid white and be sure that you are dressing to the formality of the wedding you are attending.

For garden parties and other outdoor parties, it is a good idea to think about summery short dresses. Dresses like knee-length or tea-length sun dresses can be great for this type of party, and you'll be able to find that with the right types of dresses will come the right types of accessories.

Using accessories for your party dresses is another thing entirely, and you'll want to be sure that you think carefully about it before you do so. For one thing, the jewelry that you wear is going to be very important because it will help you decide which dresses are going to be more formal and which are going to be more casual .With more formal dresses, you'll want to use more formal jewelry, but you can take a formal dress and make it less formal by adding fun and funky jewelry to it. You can also take a plain and simple dress and make it more formal by adding beautiful jewelry to it. No matter what you might be considering, you'll be able to find that perfect type of dress for your needs when it comes to party dresses.

After you have a good idea of the types of dresses that you are looking for, finding exactly what you need is going to end up being easier than ever. With the right party dresses, you'll be on the right track to figuring out exactly who you are and what you want to look like, at every occasion. As long as you plan ahead, finding party dresses is easy and is something that you can do on your own, very quickly.

  • Scala 48356
    Scala 48356
    (5)

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

    $238
  • Lara 32921
    Lara 32921

    Long-Sleeved Gilded and Contrast Scroll Cocktail Dress by Lara 32921
    Color: Black/Gold

    $248
  • Scala 48544
    Scala 48544
    (4)

    Tantalizing Cutout Sparkle Cocktail Dress by Scala 48544
    Available in 8 colors

    $198
  • Scala 48377
    Scala 48377
    (7)

    Richly textured cocktail dress with sleeves by Scala 48377
    Available in 7 colors

    $278
  • Faviana 7660
    Faviana 7660

    Sheer and Shimmer Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7660
    Color: Black/Gold

    $268
  • Scala 48484
    Scala 48484
    (1)

    Twinkling Lace Luxury Cocktail Dress by Scala 48484
    Available in 10 colors

    $238
  • Alyce 3695
    Alyce 3695

    Flirty Floral Shimmer Cocktail Dress by Alyce Paris 3695
    Color: Black/Red

    $150
  • Hannah S 27895
    Hannah S 27895

    Opalescent Enchantment Lace Cocktail Dress by Hannah S 27895
    Available in 2 colors

    $260
  • La Femme 18177
    La Femme 18177
    (5)

    Exquisite short formal with diamond back by La Femme 18177
    Available in 4 colors

    $298
  • Faviana 7652
    Faviana 7652

    Smooth and Chic Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7652
    Available in 2 colors

    $198
  • Alyce 2324
    Alyce 2324
    (8)

    Breathtaking mini with long sleeves by Alyce Paris 2324
    Available in 4 colors

    $458
  • La Femme 20204
    La Femme 20204

    Svelte strapless shift with sheer midriff by La Femme 20204
    Available in 3 colors

    $278
  • Terani 1611P1013
    Terani 1611P1013

    Textural Floral Two-Piece Party Dress by Terani 1611P1013
    Color: Ivory

    $451
  • Terani 1611P0107
    Terani 1611P0107

    Charming Plunge Floral Cocktail Dress by Terani 1611P0107
    Color: Off White

    $341
  • La Femme 20429
    La Femme 20429
    (3)

    Flowing Skirt Mini Dress by La Femme 20429
    Available in 3 colors

    $398
  • Dave and Johnny 1364
    Dave and Johnny 1364

    A short, jewel coated gown adorned with a halter top by Dave and Johnny 1364
    Color: Nude

    $360
  • La Femme 18449
    La Femme 18449
    (2)

    Disk-adorned strapless mini with designer lines by La Femme 18449
    Color: Nude/Gold

    $250
  • La Femme 20063
    La Femme 20063
    (1)

    Super Cute Mini Dress by La Femme 20063
    Available in 3 colors

    $278
  • Sherri Hill 50521
    Sherri Hill 50521

    Gilded Shining Cocktail Dress by Sherri Hill 50521
    Available in 4 colors

    $480
  • Shail K 3658
    Shail K 3658
    (2)

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

    $250
  • Envious Couture 15303
    Envious Couture 15303

    Sparkling Jeweled Cocktail Dress by Envious Couture 15303
    Available in 3 colors

    $472
  • Mac Duggal 61381R
    Mac Duggal 61381R

    Lacey Lovelies Illusion Dress by Mac Duggal Black White Red 61381R
    Available in 2 colors

    $498
  • Terani 1611C0005
    Terani 1611C0005

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

    $363
  • MNM Couture N0080
    MNM Couture N0080
    (1)

    Long-Sleeved Ruffled Jumpsuit by MNM Couture N0080
    Color: Black

    $700
  • Saboroma 8867035
    Saboroma 8867035

    Magnifique sleeveless mini with richly wrought designs by Saboroma 8867035
    Color: Black

    $620
  • Faviana S7668
    Faviana S7668
    (1)

    Shimmering Applique Cocktail Dress by Faviana S7668
    Color: Nude

    $298
  • La Femme 20629
    La Femme 20629

    Sleeveless short formal with lace inset by La Femme 20629
    Available in 3 colors

    $338
  • Dave and Johnny 10490
    Dave and Johnny 10490
    (2)

    Artfully embroidered cocktail dress by Dave and Johnny 10490
    Available in 7 colors

    $250
  • NUE by Shani S916
    NUE by Shani S916

    Contrast Lace Overlay Cocktail Dress by Nue by Shani S916
    Available in 6 colors

    $273
  • Shail K 3703
    Shail K 3703
    (1)

    Shining Embellished Cocktail Dress by Shail K 3703
    Color: Black

    $250
  • Milano Formals E1678
    Milano Formals E1678

    Beautiful floral and scalloped mini from Milano Formals E1678
    Color: Nude

    $118
  • Scala 48608
    Scala 48608

    Fierce Sparkles Tonal Cocktail Dress by Scala 48608
    Available in 3 colors

    $258
  • Sherri Hill 50527
    Sherri Hill 50527

    Jeweled Cocktail Dress by Sherri Hill 50527
    Available in 4 colors

    $450
  • La Femme 19403
    La Femme 19403

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

    $238
  • Tarik Ediz 92185
    Tarik Ediz 92185

    Off-the-shoulder short formal with fluttery sleeves by Tarik Ediz 92185
    Available in 2 colors

    $770   $539
  • Scala 48404
    Scala 48404

    Dazzling sweetheart mini with sequins by Scala 48404
    Color: Blush

    $178
  • MNM Fouad Sarkis 2287
    MNM Fouad Sarkis 2287

    Trouser set with sheer accents by MNM Fouad Sarkis 2287
    Available in 2 colors

    $1,000
  • Terani 1625H1199
    Terani 1625H1199

    Unique Mirror Printed Cocktail Dress by Terani Homecoming 1625H1199
    Color: Ivory Multi

    $176
  • Terani 1521C0231
    Terani 1521C0231

    Tailored short-sleeved dress with sheer accents by Terani Cocktail 1521C0231
    Color: Black

    $297
  • Alyce 4379
    Alyce 4379
    (1)

    Illusion Ruched Glamour Cocktail Dress by Alyce Homecoming 4379
    Available in 5 colors

    $198

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