cocktail dress

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a dress suitable for formal occasions


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There are several choices in this respect, but the dark-colored cocktail dress is appropriate for many situations.
10: pounds 34,887 Catherine Walker's midnight-blue and white satin cocktail dress is a favourite during a visit to Japan in 1986.
Denise Richards wore a belly-fitting blackberry cocktail dress worthy of Jackie O.
4 -- color) Kristin Chenoweth of ``The West Wing'' shimmered in a Elsie Katz Couture cream-colored silk chiffon cocktail dress with rose-print gold foil.
A COCKTAIL dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in How To Steal A Million fetched pounds 60,000 at auction.
Karen Millen hot pink satin cocktail dress, pounds 160; Karen Millen gold strappy shoes, pounds 120; Urban Outfitters renewal gold metallic clutch bag, pounds 32; Malene Birger black high neck shift dress, pounds 245; Karen Millen black and silver bow front high heels, pounds 120; Karen Millen clutch, pounds 99; Wallis Limited Edition black cut-out long jersey dress, pounds 55; Dolce & Gabbana green and black chiffon layered dress, pounds 2,110; Dorothy Perkins black and gold velvet shoes, pounds 35; Urban Outfitters renewal leather patch clutch bag, pounds 32; Wallis Limited Edition mink satin neck-tie blouse, pounds 35; On front cover: Electric blue dress, pounds 160; black and silver bow heels, pounds 120; clutch bag, pounds 99, all by Karen Millen
So little surprise then that the hot pink cocktail dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's sold for nearly pounds 100,000 when more than 50 years of Hollywood history went under the hammer.
She had even bought a pounds 5,000 cocktail dress for the champagne bash at the Tate Modern in London next month.
Even when wearing a saucy, short Jovani cocktail dress, girls find they stay warm simply from dancing the autumn night away.
Are you looking for an amazing short cocktail dress and become the focus of the party?
Attending the 2013 Black Tie Gala, Kidman wore a sleeveless, light coral lace cocktail dress embellished with sequins, which is from Sb's fall-winter 2012-13 haute couture collection.
Show your personality--not your skin: For men, a shirt and tie is appropriate; for women, a tasteful cocktail dress.
Black is back--and not just on your cocktail dress.
Looking as though she'd be more comfortable in less impractical clothes, the artist lumbers out, in front of a formally dressed audience, in high heels and a short black cocktail dress, carrying her purse like a blunt instrument.
To songs by Schubert, Stephen Foster, and William Bolcom, the two frumpy intimates--she in a halter-top cocktail dress, he in a football jersey and sweats--frolic about in rhythmic counterpoint on delicately articulate feet, with a precarious gracefulness that's always on the verge of toppling.