Cocktail dress is elegant, sleek and suitable for semi-formal to formal occasion. There are many different styles of cocktail dress, but first, take a look at the do’s and don’ts when dressing it. Pair your cocktail dress with heels and avoid flat shoes unless completely unavoidable. Choose the right dress line; a full length dress for a black tie (formal) event, knee-length or slightly lower for semi-casual event, and knee-length or higher for casual event.
Also consider to wear hosiery; sheer black or a nude color will suffice for the occasion and avoid wearing skirts or suits. For the shoes, both open and closed-toe shoes are acceptable for a formal or informal event. If the shoes are open-toe then go for seamless hosiery. Now take a look at these 7 on a budget cocktail dresses to wear at a party below. Enjoy!
1. Off-Shoulder Dress
It’s a Sexy party dresses for prom, cocktail, evening, ceremony and dinner etc. 10/10 for versatility. The dress comes in nine solid prints and can easily be worn with a leather jacket, tights and boots, or heels. Add some jewelry and a statement necklace and voila.
2. Illusion Neck Flocked Scuba Crepe Sheath
Illusion mesh joins a high collar to a sweetheart neckline, adding to the chic look of this scuba-crepe dress elegantly patterned in flocking and sparkle.
3. Liverpool Glitter Body-Con Dress
Sprawling flowers inked in silver glitter sparkle festively atop a curve-flaunting little black dress with a split neckline.
4. Bow Twist Textured Midi Dress
An elegant bow brings an unexpected twist to this sultry strapless midi that’s perfect for your night on the town.
5. Cowl Velvet Minidress
Make it a memorable night in this rich, velvety mini styled with a drapey neckline and sweetly tied back.
6. Velvet Satin Minidress
Feel luxurious in this velvety satin mini styled with a flattering surplice V-neck and perfectly puffed three-quarter sleeves.
7. Sleeveless Button Front Sheath Dress
Sleek, shapely and sophisticated—this day-to-night sleeveless sheath seems to have it all.