evening dress

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Lying on the floor was a dead man, in evening dress, with a knife in his heart.
He is a young man of twenty, in evening dress, very wet around the ankles.
He was in evening dress, and, what of his broad shoulders and kingly head, he looked magnificent.
Everything was so strange, so brilliant, so bewildering--the rows of ladies in evening dress, the critical faces, the whole atmosphere of wealth and culture about her.
It was not a grand dinner--a little friendly gathering: no evening dress.
In this manner a full length evening dress is the thing that can be decided to both formal and casual events.
An evening dress that belonged to the daughter of the chief officer on the Titanic will be on show, along with a pearl and diamante encrusted silk wedding dress bought from Brown's of Chester and clothes bought from Liverpool department stores George Henry Lee and Owen Owen.
She had asked him for an evening dress and Tell England, a 1922 story by Ernest Raymond about a boys' public school.
This year, the glamour quotient was raised a notch: Women were focusing on flowing gowns, and men were asked to dress in white tie -- full evening dress, in other words -- a fancier proposition than black tie.
The dresses in this evening dress collection Envious Fashions recently showcased were made exclusively for the company so you can be sure if you purchased an evening dress from them it would not be seen or sold anywhere else.
Highlights include an evening dress created by Murray Arbeid and worn by the Princess in 1986 at a dinner held for the President of Greece Christos Sartzetakis at Claridge's hotel in London, which is going on display for the first time in Britain.
Unfortunately this madcap bunch in evening dress have stolen our thunder somewhat, having already covered said famous Sex Pistols tune, which they perform in the style of Simon and Garfunkel.
Dress code for the evening will be black tie or lounge suit for the men, evening dress for ladies.
Summary: London, June 08, 2010, SPA -- A long black evening dress with a plunging neckline worn by the late Princess Diana during her engagement to Prince Charles fetched 192,000 pounds (277,000 dollars) at auction in London today, according to dpa.