Cocktail dresses and short evening dresses

A cocktail dress is worn to a gala, wedding and glamor parties. For every occasion there is a different style short dress suitable. For a gala or wedding, we have a nice collection of short prom dresses and evening dresses. These dresses come in smooth chiffon fabrics or chic materials with lace. To celebrate your sweet 16, you wear a glamour dress decorated with sequins, a petticoat skirt or strapless top. The little black dress it an item which should hang in every wardrobe of every woman. Having a school gala soon and a little budget? Check out our sales page for cocktail dresses in the low-price ranges. At Robin you find the best cocktail dresses which suits your personality, appearance, figure and budget.

Which cocktail dress would you choose?

Short v-neck cocktail dress with gathered skirt and lace-up back | modelnr c-1-44

Short V-neck cocktail dress with gathered skirt and lace-up back.

Keyhole back short dress with front slit and black lace applique | modelnr c-1-46

Keyhole back short dress with front slit and black lace applique.

Tulle party dress with beaded lace bodice and spaghetti straps | modelnr c-mo1-20

Tulle party dress with beaded lace bodice and spaghetti straps

Lace cocktail dresses with high neck and cold shoulders in black and burgundy red | modelnr c-ul1-3

Lace cocktail dresses with high neck and cold shoulders in black and burgundy red

Sweetheart strapless short floral decorated dress with mesh lace embroidery  | modelnr c-1-59

Sweetheart strapless short floral decorated dress with mesh lace embroidery.

Short strapless dress featuring sequin and velvet, this little black dress makes you super slimming and flattering. | modelnr c-1-60

Short strapless dress featuring sequin and velvet, this little black dress makes you super slimming and flattering.

Light blue short strapless dress with glitter bodice and chiffon skirt. | modelnr c-u1-100

Light blue short strapless dress with glitter bodice and chiffon skirt.

Lace cocktail dresses with open back and flared skirt in black | modelnr c-ul1-1

Lace cocktail dresses with open back and flared skirt in black.

Lovely short dress, the white strapless structured bust with fine ruching and black mini skirt gives a simple and elegant look | modelnr c-1-57

Lovely short dress, a white strapless structured bust with fine ruching and black mini skirt.

Beaded dress with A-line short skirt and a fitted bodice with a sweetheart neckline and a high halter mesh overlay. | modelnr c-mo1-16

Beaded dress with A-line short skirt and a sweetheart neckline and a high halter mesh overlay.

Romantic short dress with straps, lace appliques on entire bodice and a chiffon skirt | modelnr c-1-51

Romantic short dress with straps, lace appliques on entire bodice and a chiffon skirt.

Gorgeous sticks and stones dress feature a high halter neckline and slim silhouette. | modelnr c-mo1-9

Gorgeous sticks and stones dress feature a high halter neckline and slim silhouette.

Strapless sweetheart cocktail dresses with elegant flowers on the petticoat skirt. | modelnr c-n1-60

Strapless sweetheart cocktail dresses with elegant flowers on the petticoat skirt.

V-neck short dress lace covered style and long sleeves | modelnr c-n1-62

V-neck short dress lace covered style and long sleeves

Short cocktail dress with deep V-neck with a halter neckline and strappy back | modelnr c-1-42

Short cocktail dress with deep V-neck with a halter neckline and strappy back.

Tulle halter dress features a sweetheart neckline with a high neck embroidered overlay | modelnr c-1-38

Tulle halter dress features a sweetheart neckline with a high neck embroidered overlay.

High neck cocktail dress featuring an open back and flirty skater skirt. | modelnr c-1-36

High neck cocktail dress featuring an open back and flirty flared skirt.

Strapless modified-sweetheart short skirt dress, the upper bodice is embellished with shimmering hand-sewn bead work | modelnr c-mo1-8

Strapless modified-sweetheart short skirt dress, the upper bodice is embellished with shimmering hand-sewn bead work.

Fun and flirty strapless beaded cocktail dress with a two tone skirt and corset back | modelnr c-mo1-2

Fun and flirty strapless beaded cocktail dress with a two tone skirt and corset back.

Short chiffon prom dress with embroidered lace bodice | modelnr c-1-35

Short chiffon prom dress with embroidered lace bodice.

Pink glamour cocktail dress with a silver embroidered lace bodice | modelnr c-u1-70

Pink glamour cocktail dress with a silver embroidered lace bodice.

Ultra sexy short sequin club dress in black | modelnr c-1-30

Ultra sexy short sequin club dress in black.

Sweetheart strapless cocktail dress with lace embroidered over the whole dress, in red and black | modelnr c-u1-61

Sweetheart strapless cocktail dress with lace embroidered over the whole dress, in red and black.

High neck cocktail dress with beautiful floral pattern in black on white. | modelnr c-u1-77

High neck cocktail dress with beautiful floral pattern in black on white.

Exquisitely beaded party dress with criss cross back straps | modelnr c-mo1-17

Exquisitely beaded party dress with criss cross back straps.

Elegant short dress features a soft sweetheart neckline which flows nicely into off the shoulder, cap sleeves | modelnr c-1-47

Elegant short dress features a soft sweetheart neckline which flows nicely into off the shoulder, cap sleeves.

Short sweetheart leatherette cocktail dress with patchwork effect in iridescent Pearl | modelnr c-1-56

Short sweetheart leatherette cocktail dress with patchwork effect in iridescent Pearl.

Short strapless sweetheart dress with beaded lace corset style bodice, slit and lace-up back | modelnr c-1-53

Short strapless sweetheart dress with beaded lace corset style bodice, slit and lace-up back.

Fabulous short dress features a high halter neckline with an elegant chest cutout. | modelnr c-1-54

Fabulous short dress features a high halter neckline with an elegant chest cutout.

Strapless cocktail dress with floral embroidered lace for school proms | modelnr c-ul1-17

Strapless cocktail dress with floral embroidered lace for school proms.

Glamour cocktail dress with a fully beaded sweetheart bodice in purple | modelnr c-u1-40

Glamour cocktail dress with a fully beaded sweetheart bodice in purple.

Straight cocktail dress with V-neck and peephole back, in the gold-silver | modelnr c-u1-60

Straight cocktail dress with V-neck and peephole back, in the gold-silver.

Sexy celebrity inspired cocktail dress with an open back and sheer panel detail | modelnr c-1-40

Sexy celebrity inspired cocktail dress with an open back and sheer panel detail.

Cocktail dresses with open back in light blue and dark blue | modelnr c-1-26

Cocktail dresses with open back in light blue and dark blue.

Elegant short dress with wide shoulder straps in many colours | modelnr c-a1-1

Elegant short dress with wide shoulder straps in many colours.

Strapless cocktail dresses in mint green and fuchsia pink | modelnr c-a1-59

Strapless cocktail dresses in mint green and fuchsia pink.

Strapless short cocktail dress with beaded bands over the bodice in light pink | modelnr c-a1-62

Strapless short cocktail dress with beaded bands over the bodice in light pink.

Strapless short cocktail dress with notched neckline and crystal accent | modelnr c-1-24

Strapless short cocktail dress with notched neckline and crystal accent.

Short dress with off the shoulder neckline and long dramatic bell sleeves | modelnr c-1-50

Short dress with off the shoulder neckline and long dramatic bell sleeves.

Short halter style cocktail dress with beaded straps and side cut-outs wrapping around the back | modelnr c-1-31

Short halter style cocktail dress with beaded straps and side cut-outs wrapping around the back.

Ruffle dress in purple, with strapless top | modelnr c-1-17

Ruffle dress in purple, with strapless top.

Lace dresses with flared tulle skirt in pink and green | modelnr c-ul1-9

Lace dresses with flared tulle skirt in pink and green.

Do want to see more cocktail dresses, pick one of the categories (in Dutch) below.

Cocktail dresses in small and large sizes

At Robin you find cocktail dresses in the sizes 28 up to size 48.
The glamor cocktail dresses have a heart-shaped neckline, these models you can combine with a v-shaped necklace. This emphasizes your beautiful neckline and optically extends it. The strapless dresses with the straight line or the off-shoulder dresses are best styles with a round necklace and dainty earrings. Many cocktail dresses have matching spaghetti straps, these are narrow straps over the shoulder, some short evening dresses have wide straps.