Evening dresses for the dress code black-tie
At many events and festive occasions, guests are expected in a particular dress code. Black-tie is the most common dress code and is used for premieres, prize ceremonies, dinners, weddings, ball’s and other festive occasions. It is important that you choose a correct length and model of dress with the requested dress code. In addition, requirements are also imposed on the accessories, whether or not wearing watches, jewellery, the colour of the shoes and / or gloves. Also read our tips!
Discover our dresses for a black tie event.
Stunning glamour prom dress in pink, features a fitted bodice and fishtail skirt fully covered embroidered and beaded lace overlay.
Black lace prom dress features an Off-the-shoulder V-neckline with long sleeves, a charming small drag and high slit.
Attractive long black evening dress with a high slit, the bodice features a high neckline and transparent open back with narrow straps.
Elegant hour-glass shape evening dress features long lace sleeves, a V-neck draped bodice and waist.
Elegant evening dress features an illusion high-neckline created with a lace overlay on the sweetheart bodice.
Elegant blue evening gown features a draped waist with beaded applique over the bodice and wide shoulder straps.
Stylish dark-blue evening dress with lace buster overlay and long sleeves, the flowy fabric is draped around the waist.
Flary evening dress features an embroidered lace bodice with V-neck, a gold coloured waistband and long skirt with Tule overlay.
Stylish blue evening dress features a strapless bodice, A-line skirt with tule and short bolero jacket.
Evening dress with black skirt, silver coloured bodice and dark grey bolero jacket with three quarter sleeves.
What dress to wear at a black tie event?
If you have an invitation for an event with a dress code black tie, the ladies are expected to appear in a long dress. A short evening dress or a nice cocktail dress may be allowed in a few occasions. When the black-tie event also includes dinner, then you are obliged to arrive in a long evening dress. Choose chic dress in smooth or calm colours. Avoid bright coloured dress or summery prints gowns.
Wearing half-length gloves is allowed, but the arms may also be uncovered. However, watches are forbidden, allowed are other festive jewellery and evening bags. The best choice for shoes is those with a (half) high heel
The gentlemen come in a tuxedo, this is a two or three-piece suit. The gentleman wears black trousers with a black jacket and a muscular white shirt where the buttons are not visible, finished with a bow tie.
What jewellery to wear to a black tie event?
The refinement for the ladies is in the details, paying attention to the hair and the make-up. For your shoes, evening bags en jewellery matching items are required, they do not have the same colour as the evening dress. Do not be too exorbitant with accessories, because with black tie the rule is "less is more".