Wine coloured burgundy strapless Yves Saint Laurent dress has fringed belt, a corseted bust and a zip fastening runs down the back. The dress has an embroidered and fringed belt which sits high on the waist and the hemline falls above the knee. This is an exquisite look for evening in a rich color and is the perfect dress to accessorize with statement heels and a clutch. 100% Silk (£1,635.00 at Browns)
Embrace uptown elegance with Oscar de la Renta's navy ruffle-trim silk-faille rosette-embellished coat dress. Glide seamlessly from afternoon to after dark by teaming it with a waist-cinching belt and sleek high heels. This navy silk-faille coat dress has a rosette and ruffle detail through front, a high round neck, an open front with concealed button fastenings, a bubble hem, gathering at waist, a full skirt, two pockets at front, three-quarter length sleeves and is fully lined. The dress is made from 100% silk ($1,790.00 at Net-A-Porter)
Gild yourself in 24-karat glamour with Vivienne Westwood Gold Label's gold lamé organza strapless dress with a signature figure-defining corseted bodice. Opt for a high-octane evening ensemble and wear this show-stopping dress with molten heels, luminous jewels and a statement clutch. This gold lamé cotton-blend organza strapless dress has a structured corset, a sweetheart neckline, an oversized gathering at front, an asymmetric hem and a concealed zip fastening at side. It is made from 47% polyester, 37% cotton and 16% lurex ($1,802.50 at Net-A-Porter)
Marithé et François Girbaud's navy and blue large check coat dress with a center 2-way zip has a shawl that collar can be gathered more to create different effects. The dress has tape and silver button fastenings across the front frill and has large gathered front pockets. The hem can be gathered in, as can the front and the back can be taped back ($979.00 at FarFetch)
About the designer: Husband and wife team Marithé and François Girbaud met in the heady, and revolutionary, days of the 60's, started up their self-titled fashion label and have not slowed down since. Specialising in casual clothing, particularly denim, their mens and womenswear is designed with an emphasis on comfort and wearability, but with avant-garde cuts and silhouettes. The forward-thinking duo, interested in eco-friendly fashion, have consistently involved sustainable fabrics and procedures, including laser-washing denim instead of bleaching to avoid water poisoning.
Collette Dinnigan's glamorus black rayon blend beaded lace cocktail dress is embroidered with sequins and feathers, has slim straps, a round and low neck and is in a slim and figure-hugging mini-length. This is a genuine red carpet dress and can be pared with classic evening-sandals and a matching clutch. It would also look great with a luxurious fur jacket or trench coat. This dress is made from 70% rayon, 20% polyester and 10% nylon ($3,830 at StyleBop)