Collaborative Post¦ Every formal occasion has its dress code, which creates uniqueness and purpose. However, finding the right outfit for an event can be challenging, especially if you want to make a fashion statement. It sounds fun knowing that you need a matching suit and pants for your company’s product launch event. But not anyone would do; this is where the challenge lies. However, give yourself a break and don’t go over the edge. This guide has you covered on everything you need to know about rocking the perfect outfit for any occasion without breaking a sweat.
Are you thinking of hitting that “Add to Cart” tab quickly because you can’t wait to try out that floral crimson evening gown? Don’t be in a hurry. “Why should I do that? It is my size,” you may protest. Undoubtedly, you have found the right dress for your size. But have you considered your body shape as well? These elements are of two different worlds. The last thing you want is to end up with a cloth that has tongues wagging. No one likes wardrobe malfunctions.
We have that part of our body we don’t like and congratulations to those who have the perfect body. Your formal dress can highlight your favourite and strongest features and downplay other non-interested areas. Understanding your body shape can help you to maximize this element, creating a perfect appearance. It also establishes your confidence at any formal event.
Now and then, we have that family member, friend, colleague, or even indirect acquaintance having an upcoming wedding. Of course, you cannot afford to miss that. For the ladies, it is ideal to rock a classic, formal floor-length evening gown. However, avoid outfits that will steal the show, robbing the bride of her moment. Such dresses on other occasions are ideal, but wrong for weddings. Not only do they convey rudeness, but they are also distasteful.
Moving away from weddings, formal events require that you balance your outfit and accessories. Sparkling pieces of jewellery complement simple dresses. On the other hand, plain accessories are ideal for busy and intricate attires. You can tone your overall look for less-formal events. The higher the formality, the more sparkles you should introduce to your fashion. Styling plays an essential role in enhancing design aesthetics.
Speaking of cuts and styles, A-line skirts occupy the top spot and complements a pear-shaped physique. If you have a boxy framework, a V-neckline top is your go-to outfit. Other styles augment different body shapes. As such, understanding your physique should be a priority when shopping for the right formal dress.
Looking trendy does not harm. We all love to stay in vogue, especially in the fashion world. However, some outfits are timeless, giving you that graceful appearance. People tend to appreciate fashionable pieces of clothing that have stood the test of time. Besides, you have more options as to what accessories to use. Such materials stick, regardless of the formal occasion. Spicing your wardrobe collection with these dresses can enhance your fashion statements.
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Welcome to my blog! I'm Laura, a 29 year old mum of two. I live in Kent with my high school sweetheart husband Dave, our daughter Autumn and newborn son Reuben.
I write about my experiences of parenting, as well as my plethora of interests including fashion, beauty, cars, weddings, mental health and the home.