Today, instead of talking about how to style a very specific item, let’s have a really broad and interesting topic and talk about how to wear a occasion dress in general, whether it is a super fancy and formal dress for a prom or a semi-formal and refreshing dress for a cocktail party. It is such an interesting thing for me to write this blog post because I get to show a wide variety of beautiful dresses. It is like seeing a plate of assorted sushi which looks colorful and attractive. Let me now show you some of the best occasion dress outfit ideas for you now.
Pink Fit and Flare Floor Length Flowy Occasion Dress
To kick start this list of outfit ideas, let me first show you a fancy long dress that is perfect to wear for a formal occasion or a prom. To achieve this look, you can wear a blush pink fit and flare flowy floor length prom dress that has a sexy cutout back design. For the shoes, wear silver open toe ankle strap heels to wrap up the look.
Red Belted Sleeveless Fit anf Flare Midi Occasion Dress
To achieve this more youthful and refreshing outfit that can be worn as a cocktail outfit, let’s wear a red sleeveless fit and flare midi dress that comes with a black belt which can make your waistline look slimmer. Pair the beautiful dress with a pale yellow clutch bag and black rounded toe heels to complete the outfit cleanly.
Burgundy Off The Shoulder Bodycon Midi Ruffle Occasion Dress
To achieve this mature and low-key sexy outfit that allows you to show off your beautiful shoulders and collarbones, you can wear a dark red off shoulder midi bodycon dress that comes with a ruffle shoulder design. For the shoes, simply wear a pair of black ankle strap open toe heels to look lean and feminine.
Red Deep V Neck Fit and Flare High Low Midi Occasion Dress
Now, let’s look at a super classic way to dress for a formal event. It is to wear a bright red deep v neck sleeveless flared midi dress that has a subtle high low and ruffle hem cutting. For the shoes, you can wear a pair of black ankle strap open toe heels to complete the outfit in a classic and attractive way.
White Lace Fit and Flare Mini Dress with Open Toe Heels
This is a very refreshing and ladylike two-toned cocktail dress. In detail, it is a white lace and silk, fit and flare mini cocktail dress that can make you look very attractive and approachable. For the rest of the outfit, you can simply wear a pair of pale pink ankle strap open toe heels to wrap up the outfit in a ladylike way.
Red Sleeveless Midi Flared Lace Dress with Sequin Strappy Heels
To achieve this sharp and eye catching outfit, you can wear a bright red crochet sleeveless flared mini dress that comes with some nifty and elegant lace details. For the shoes, wear a pair of silver sequin strappy heels. Add a white clutch purse into the mix to look even more elegant.
White Sweetheart Neckline Spaghetti Strap Sheath Dress
To achieve a formal and refreshing look, wearing something white is often a very good idea. For example, you can simply wear a white spaghetti strap deep v neck sheath occasion dress as the core of the outfit. Pair it with a pair of white strappy open toe heels to complete this all-white attractive look.
Black Floral Printed Mermaid Occasion Dress
To form this mature and elegant look, instead of wearing just a plain black dress, find one that has some nifty floral printed details on it. In detail, the dress here is a floor length mermaid dress that also allows you to show off your curves. You can simply pair it with black ankle strap open toe heels to look lean and elegant.
Navy Blue Low Scoop Neck Mermaid Sequin Occasion Dress
To form this sexy and formal prom look, here is an outfit that can make you look shiny and eye catching. The dress here is a navy blue low cut square neckline floor length sequin dress that makes you show your curves. Wearing a pair of silver metallic open toe ankle strap heels would be perfect.
Navy Blue and White Floral Printed Mini Skater Dress
If you are going to a semi-formal occasion instead of a formal one, it is a good idea to wear mini skirt to look more youthful and energetic. For example, you can wear a navy and white floral printed fit and flare sleeveless mini dress. Pair it with a black clutch bag and a pair of pink high heels to complete the look.
Burgundy Long Sleeve Form Fitting T Shirt Dress with Thigh High Boots
You don’t always have to wearing some fancy dress for a cocktail party. Sometimes, less is more. For example, you can wear a simple burgundy long sleeve tee dress that is form fitting. That can make you look lean and youthful. Simply pair it with black thigh high suede boots and a black choker to complete the look.
Rose Gold V Neck Mini Bodycon Dress with Black Open Toe Heels
Here is another very eye catching, youthful and sexy cocktail dress that you may want to try. In this case, the dress is a rose gold silk short sleeve bodycon mini dress that has a narrow deep v neck cutting which can make you look sexy in a feminine and natural way. For the shoes, you can simply wear a pair of black platform open toe heels to complete the outfit in a clean and feminine way.
Lemon Yellow Midi Sheath Occasion Dress
To achieve this cheerful and elegant look, you can simply wear a lemon yellow v neck sleeveless sheath midi dress as the core of your cocktail party outfit. For the shoes, you can wear a pair of silver metallic open toe heels to make yourself stand out even more.
I hope you enjoyed the occasion dress outfit ideas that I have just provided above. These ideas are specially hand-picked to make you look great without overly fancy or unnatural.