A dress in the wardrobe is a must have for any woman. Young girls, mature women and even older ladies can always choose a model that is suitable for their age and perfectly fits their figure. Today we will discuss the styles of women's evening dresses that will be popular in 2018-2019.
Evening dress is a great way to emphasize the femininity and beauty of its owner. They never go out of style.
Evening dresses are not worn during the day. This is not an everyday look, but a festive outfit. They allow any woman, even those who are used to jeans or trousers, to feel like a princess - confident, beautiful and sexy. Such an elegant look requires the addition of the right accessories.
Evening dresses to the floor are a classic. They often allow you to hide a few extra pounds, give the image of femininity and elegance. A skirt will help hide imperfect legs. And some models of dresses hide any figure flaws. Esotericists, in turn, believe that long skirts retain feminine energy.
Before you buy…
Today abundancefloor-length dresses are hard to describe. There are models with slits, asymmetrical shoulders, torn skirts, rhinestones, feathers, etc.
It is important to remember some rules for choosing evening dresses. You can open your upper chest, shoulders and even your back. The main thing is that it should be in moderation, otherwise the image will turn out to be too bold. You should take care of choosing a strapless bra in advance, as even transparent silicone harnesses are considered bad form.
Let's consider the most popular styles of floor-length evening dresses.
A-line silhouettes feature a fitted bodice and flared skirt. They are characterized by conciseness, which is appropriate for any event. Suitable for both young girls and mature women.
Their main advantage is versatility. A-line dresses look great on girls with different body types, from hourglass to apple. In addition, they will add a few centimeters of height to short girls and hide a couple of extra pounds. But especially these dresses are suitable for tall, slender girls.
The model gained popularity thanks to Christian Dior, who presented a whole collection of dresses representing this particular style.
Mermaid style (also called "fish") is one of the most beautiful and solemn models of evening dresses. The style really resembles a mermaid silhouette, as it hugs the figure tightly to the knees, and then expands, like the tail of a sea maiden.
The model is perfect for special occasions. Brides often choose this style of dress for their own wedding. It is appropriate for gala receptions and themed parties.
The main drawback of this style of women's evening dress is that its owner must have a perfect figure. If your figure repeats the shape of an hourglass - this model is for you. In addition, the “fish” is suitable for girls with a pear-shaped figure of medium fullness and a “rectangle”. Provided that a model with a corset is purchased, which will give the silhouette ideal proportions. Girls with other body types should avoid the mermaid style.
The dress is suitable for girls who want to focus on beautiful breasts and rounded hips. To make the waist thinner, if necessary, models with a corset will help. A model with an open back will emphasize a beautiful back. A black mermaid evening dress looks especially impressive, which visually makes a woman much slimmer and taller.
Some women think the mermaid dress is the same type. However, it is not. The abundance of models allows every woman to choose a dress that suits her perfectly. The severity of it can be softened by harmoniously selected accessories. "Fish" is recommended to be worn by women of medium and tall stature. Be sure to combine with elegant shoes or sandals with heels. A neat clutch bag will complete the look.
Evening dress with a straight silhouette is classic minimalism,which is appropriate for any event. The dress adds femininity and strict elegance to the owner. No wonder this style is very popular among celebrities.
Traditional dresses with a straight silhouette have sleeves of different lengths and a round or square neck. Many decorative elements allow you to diversify the style.
Straight cut dress will suit women with an hourglass figure, as well as a rectangle and inverted triangle figure. The last is recommended to emphasize the waist with an elegant belt. Girls with wide hips, shoulders and tummy should avoid this style, as it will emphasize all the flaws.
Dresses of a straight silhouette can be purchased both for the cold season and for the warm season. It goes great with high heels. But in warm weather, a dress made of lightweight fabric can be combined with flat sandals.
Accessories for a straight dress are easy to pick up. If the model you have chosen is decorated with decorative elements, it is recommended to choose laconic jewelry, without pretentiousness and bright elements. To a strict dress, on the contrary, it is worth picking up exquisite, unusual accessories.
Empire style dress can be recognized by its airy and light shape. The style of such dresses was inspired by the Greek style, and was popular even during the time of Napoleon Bonaparte. However, fashion designers have radically changed modern products, made them more daring.
Empire style dress has a narrow bodice, oftendecorated with decorative elements. It is draped just under the bodice, which allows it to fall in soft folds to the floor. The neckline of the dress is often very revealing, but thanks to the long skirt, this impression is leveled.
The main advantage of Empire style dresses is their versatility. They beautifully emphasize the chest, but at the same time hide any figure flaws - lack of a waist, a small tummy, narrow or too wide hips. A flowing skirt hides all the flaws, visually makes a woman more slender and tall.
Suitable style for full. But in this case, you should choose a model with a not too lush bottom, otherwise it will only add volume to the hips. Empire style is a great choice of evening dress for a pregnant woman.
Girls short dress can visually shorten if the model is decorated with a train. Therefore, they need to choose dresses of this style very carefully.
To complete the look, thin, graceful jewelry and beautiful shoes with thin heels are selected for the Empire style dress. Greek-style sandals will also work.
Today, many stylists urge girls to replace high heels with comfortable shoes with flat soles, including for an evening look. And to appear taller, you can choose flesh-colored shoes. However, only a small number of dresses (black in particular) can be matched with flat shoes. Empire is a happy exception.
The above styles of evening dresses are by far the most popular.However, they are worn much less frequently than short models. Perhaps this is due to the fact that floor-length evening dresses often simply have nowhere to wear, and they see the light only 1-2 times a year.
Shorter evening dresses are very popular due to their versatility. They are appropriate for visiting theaters, concerts, restaurants, and some of them fit perfectly into the club atmosphere.
Short dresses 2018-2019
What styles of evening short dresses will be popular in the coming season? Fashionistas should pay attention to dresses with a flared skirt, a-line, straight-cut dresses. Two classically elegant colors are on trend - black and red. The sheath dress is especially popular.
Short sheath dress
Here is a black evening dress, elegant and graceful, will be a wonderful decoration for any beauty.
Mid-length sheath dress is one of the most popular styles. Its versatility is amazing, because with the help of accessories you can experiment with looks even if you have only one pencil dress in your closet.
The abundance of models in the assortment of popular stores allows every woman to choose the most suitable for her. Women with an hourglass figure can buy a tight-fitting dress that will emphasize all the advantages of the physique. It is also suitable for owners of the figures "rectangle", "apple" and "pear". In this case, one should choose a modelloose at the waist and emphasize it with a belt.
Shoes with heels, if you decide to wear a sheath dress, is necessary. It can be classic pumps, sandals, boots, ankle boots. Flat shoes can make you look squat, so avoid them.
Mini High Waist
Dresses, the length of which does not reach the knees, are called mini. Short evening dresses with a high waist in 2018 are especially popular. The style has many advantages - it gives airiness to the silhouette, hides figure flaws and emphasizes the chest thanks to a beautifully embellished bodice.
Models with a high waist are divided into several types:
- "Baby dollar". This style of fluffy dresses (evening ones included) is distinguished by a standing flared skirt, reminiscent of the outfits of the beautiful Barbie. These models visually give the figure a slim figure, outline a thin waist and show off beautiful legs.
- Empire style dress. Its features are described above. This is a beautiful style of evening dress for pregnant women. It gives a woman a certain airiness, even if she is in late pregnancy.
- A-line is a great choice for an evening dress style. Owners of magnificent forms look especially impressive in it. This style is described in more detail above.
The desire to remain attractive is natural for a woman. Keep beauty and individuality by emphasizing her with elegant dresses. Remember to pay attention not only toand shoes, but also accessories that can perfectly complement the image.