As the last push of spring’s high social season happens, the ballroom is aflutter with the swoosh of gowns and the whisks of tuxedos. Here’s some of our top favorite gowns to buy and dazzle ‘em all....
We can’t get enough of this embellished off the shoulder gown with gorgeous beading throughout. With a plunging neckline and keyhole back, of course. It has a concealed back zip closure and is fully lined. By Marchesa at Saks Fifth Avenue. $8995
WHEN THEY GO LOW, WE GO HIGH
This embroidered silk faille high-low gown is rich with metallic bead embroidery. Approx. The deep V neckline and back accentuates the full ball gown silhouette. By Oscar de la Renta at Neiman Marcus.
AND THE OSCAR GOES TO...
Oscar wins again in this radiant gown with a plethora of sequins to enhance this gorgeous strapless design. Strapless and lined in silk. By Oscar del la Renta at Saks Fifth Avenue. $10990
THE NEW JAZZ AGE
This feather-embellished tulle gown in black and cream is very Valentino. Beaded with ombre hand-painted rooster feathers it has an A-line silhouette. Made in Italy. By Valentino at Neiman Marcus. $25000
GIDDY FOR GLITTER
It’s sequins galore for this Wrap-Bodice Slip Dress in Praline by Valentino This tulle slip dress has a surplice neckline and slim straps in an A-line silhouette. Made in Italy. By Valentino at Neiman Marcus. $16000