How to Wear Black Cut Out Dress: Best Outfit Ideas

For some people, dressing in a sexy way is to show any much skin as you possibly can. To me, the most sexy outfit makes show just enough to make people guess. Even better, dress is an way that shows just a little bit of skin in a very subtle “now you see it, now you don’t” way. To achieve that look, wearing a black cut off dress would be a great choice. To show you amazing such outfit can look, I have collected some of the best black cut out dress outfit ideas and I am going to share with you right now.

Black Sheath Knee Length Dress with Cutouts at Waist


To start off the list, I will show you a black cut out knee length dress that has a creative cutting. It has multiple cutouts at the waist that almost makes it look like a two-piece dress. To style this sexy black dress, you can wear it with black heels to achieve an amazing look that is suitable for cocktail parties and proms.

Criss Cross Neck Black Waist Cutout Dress

criss cross neck black waist cutout dress

Sometimes, even if we put a lot of effort into keep ourselves in shape, there are parts of the body that we can’t really shape them as we want them to look. The only exception may be the waistline. I still haven’t seen people not being able to get rid of their belly fat if they actually try and do it brick by brick. For those of you who are proud of your slim waist the effort behind it, here is a low-key sexy dress that is perfect for you to show off a little bit. It is a black criss cross neck cutout dress that shows just a little bit of your belly. Wear it with silver open toe heels and you are ready for a cocktail party.

Black Long Sleeve Sheath Side Cut Out Dress

black long sleeve sheath side cut out dress

Let’s continue to see some low-key sexy dresses that have cutouts at the waist. This time, it is a black long sleeve bodycon mini dress with side cutouts. Pair it with black ballet heels to complete this minimal look.

Cold Shoulder Sweetheart Neckline Cut Out Dress

cold shoulder sweetheart neckline cut out dress

Now, let’s move on to take a look at this extremely sexy black dress. It is a cold shoulder and sweetheart neckline cutoff dress. Pair this dress with white open toe heels to complete this eye catching and amazing outfit that would make you stand out from the crowd in cocktail parties and proms.

Black Bodycon Dress with Mini Side Cutouts

black bodycon dress mini side cutouts

This black bodycon dress only has two mini side cutouts. You can see how these mini cutouts actually take the dress to another level. Without them, the dress would have still looked nice but no where as beautiful and sexy. To make the outfit look even more elegant, wear a silver sparkly choker necklace and a pair of silver ankle strap open toe heels.

Black Open Chest Cutout Dress

black open chest cutout dress

I have seen many open chest dresses that are really showing too much skin and they definitely don’t look good. This black open chest dress, though, uses multiple cutouts to lead into the subtle open chest design, making this dress looks elegant and sexy. Simply pair the dress with silver open toe heels or black open toe heels and you are ready to go.

Black Drop Shoulder Dress with Striped Cutout Below Shoulders

black drop shoulder dress striped cutout below shoulders

This dress may be making you show just a little too much skin. You will have to be your own judge on that as the same dress can look very different on a different lady. This dress is a back drop shoulder dress that has a horizontal striped cutout that make it almost look like a strapless dress. Black strappy heels would be a good choice for the shoes.

Deep V Neck Maxi Cutout Dress

deep v neck maxi cutout dress

This is the type of elegant dresses that is almost exclusively designed for proms. With the cutouts, this black deep v neck maxi dress looks even more unique and sexy. Pair the dress with black ankle strap heels and a silver cuff bracelet to add an extra elegant touch.

Black Asymmetric One Sleeve Cutout Dress

black asymmetric one sleeve cutout dress

For those of you who try to dress ladylike all the time, how about have a little fun and challenge yourself to dress stylishly for your next cocktail party. To achieve a stylish look, you can wear a black asymmetric one-sleeve dress with cutout that seems to be placed randomly. Pair the dress with black strappy heels to push the envelope even further.

Black Criss Cross Neck Cutout Midi Dress

black criss cross neck cutout midi dress

For those of you who are really against showing any skin at all, here is a nice dress that just require you to show a super small part of your belly that may get you started. It is a black criss cross neck midi dress. Pair it with black ankle strap heels to complete the outfit. By the way, to see more outfit ideas of similar shoes, you may want to check out our blog post on how to style black ankle strap heels.

Black Halter Cutout Dress

black halter cutout dress

A fun fact about cutout dress is that it can sometimes seem like a two-piece dress. This black halter cutout dress is a good example of that. This is indeed a casual dress, especially if you compare it with other ones in this list. I would recommend you to wear pale pink sandals with the dress to complete a beautiful outfit that is perfect for dating and dining out.

Asymmetric High Split Maxi Dress

asymmetric high split maxi dress

Here is a stylish black asymmetric high split maxi dress. Even the cutout at the waist looks asymmetric. Simply pair the dress with black strappy heels to complete this outfit that looks both elegant and cool.

One Sleeve Midi Cutout Dress

one sleeve midi cutout dress

For another asymmetric look, here is an one-sleeve midi cutout dress, with the cutout at the waist. Simply pair the dress with black ballet heels for a beautiful look.

Black Bodycon Cutout Mini Dress with Leather Jacket

black bodycon cutout mini dress leather jacket

Very often, when you are just entering the party room of a cocktail party, you would like to wear a jacket with your dress. To pair with a black cutout mini dress, the best jacket to wear would be the black leather jacket. Match the jacket with black leather ankle boots to achieve a stylish look.

Black Cutout Maxi Dress with Floppy Hat

black cutout maxi dress floppy hat

For an artistic and creative look, you can wear this black cutout maxi dress with a floppy hat. A black floppy hat isn’t that easy to style, and this outfit definitely demonstrates a good example of how to wear it stylishly.

Here are the black cut out dress outfit ideas that I want to share with you. For more outfit ideas, make sure you check out the thousands of other outfit ideas you can find in this website.