Black Evening Dresses
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Everything about Needle & Thread's tulle 'Solstice' gown feels so perfect for the party season. Cinched with a satin band at the waist, it's embellished with glistening sequins and beads that intertwine in the shape of flowers and vines. We love how the voluminous skirt moves as you mingle at a reception.
In a new version of the sportswear inspired Gucci jacquard stripe, the lace insert embellishes a silk georgette slip dress. This silhouette was presented multiple times on the runway and is part of a new concept of evening layering. The whimsical blend of the nostalgic and the surreal come together for Spring Summer 2018. ; Unlined; Black silk georgette with a wrinkled finish; Ivory lace Gucci stripe and trim; Three button detail on the front; Front slit; 100% silk; Made in Italy; The model is 178cm and is wearing size 40;
A classic fishtail hem, lends a dramatic touch to this formfitting Norma Kamali dress. The piece is composed of soft, slinky jersey and styled with an off-shoulder neckline. Covered elastic top hem. Raw edges. Unlined. Fabric: Slinky jersey. 95% polyester/5% spandex. Wash cold. Imported, China. Measurements Length: 57.75in / 147cm, from center back Measurements from size S
- Marchesa Notte black and white gown- Tulle- Floral appliqués cutout back partially lined - Concealed hook and zip fastening at back- 100% nylon; combo1: 100% nylon; combo2: 100% nylon; combo3: 100% polyester; lining: 97% polyester 3% spandex- Dry clean;100% Nylon
A revealing Rachel Zoe gown styled with a dramatic center slit and open back. Long sleeves balance the formfitting silhouette. A button and hidden zip secure the back. Lined bodice. Fabric: Crepe jersey. 95% polyester/5% spandex. Dry clean. Imported, China. Measurements Length: 60in / 152.5cm, from shoulder Measurements from size 4
Runs true to size. A cascading ruffle and curved, split skirt bring elegant asymmetry to this Black Halo gown. The off-shoulder neckline and cap sleeves create a ladylike profile. Hidden back zip. Mesh lining. Fabric: Slinky, mid-weight jersey. Shell: 86% polyamide/14% elastane. Lining: 92% nylon/8% elastane. Dry clean. Made in the USA.
Fusing a minimalist silhouette with '70s styling, Jenny Packham's floor-grazing gown re-imagines retro with a polished modern twist. Delicate beading outlines raw cut eyelet patterning on its oversized collar for breathtaking results * Black fabric, sheer long sleeves, contrast collar with beaded eyelet patterning, slit back with a closure at the nape, back slit * Slim fit, column silhouette * Style with swept up hair and heritage jewelry
An easy drop-shoulder Norma Kamali gown with a glamorous, asymmetrical maxi length will keep your party style going as long as you. Fabric: Stretch Jersey Maxi-dress cut One-shoulder neckline Short sleeves Shell: 95% polyester/5% spandex Wash cold Imported, China
Crafted in supple jersey, this floor-skimming Halston Heritage evening gown is easier to wear than most similar styles, without sacrificing any elegance. Fabric: Matte jersey Ruching in front and back Maxi-dress cut V neck Long sleeves Double-layered Shell: 94% polyester/6% elastane Lining: 92% polyester/8% elastane Dry clean Imported, China
A stylish upgrade on the little black dress, work this off-shoulder Marchesa Notte gown at your next formal event. The blend of modern style and classic romance is an elegant no-brainer. Fabric: Crepe Maxi dress cut Off-shoulder neckline Sleeveless Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at side Open back Partially lined Shell: 100% polyester Trim: 100% nylon Dry clean Imported, China
Every design by Needle & Thread has an ethereal elegance, including this 'Utopia' maxi dress. It has a floral-embroidered tulle bodice that's left sheer at the décolletage and framed with delicate lace ruffles. The balletic skirt is lightly fluted and defined by a grosgrain waistband.
A gown that is elegant, flattering, and comfortable is difficult to come by, but this Norma Kamali dress fits the bill. This reversible dress is made of comfy jersey material that is both formfitting and flattering—an effortless gown to wear to any formal event. Fabric: Slinky jersey Maxi dress cut Scoop neck 3/4 sleeves Shell: 95% polyester/5% spandex Wash cold Imported, China
This stunner of a gown by Marchesa Notte is covered in texture and intricate details and promises to sweep beautifully with your every movement. Fabric: Swiss-dot tulle Textured embroidery Tiered ruffles Pleated, boned bodice Eyelash trim Maxi dress cut Crew Neck Sleeveless Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at back Tie at neckline Lined Shell: 100% nylon Lining: 100% polyester Dry clean Imported, China
Gown Crepe Waist ties Concealed zip fastening along back Rear slit Stretchy fabric Made in Italy Cutouts;67% Polyester 29% Vinyon 4% Elastane
Midi length Tulle Satin Paneled Hook and zip fastening at back Ruffled hem Non-stretchy fabric Mid-weight fabric Dry clean Imported;81% Polyester 14% Polyamide 5% Elastane
Needle & Thread's 'Daisy' gown has a sheer neckline and ruffled broderie anglaise trims reminiscent of Edwardian detailing. Made from two layers of wispy tulle, this floor-sweeping design is adorned with shimmering sequins and tonal 'Wildflower' embroidery – a motif seen throughout the Resort '18 collection. We love how the grosgrain belt emphasizes the narrowest part of your frame while tempering the soft volume of the skirt.
Sheer inserts, crystal-embellished trims and frothy ruffles inform this black floor-length dress from Preen by Thornton Bregazzi * It's finished with silk for a truly indulgent feel * Black fabric with sheer and printed panels, round halter neckline with ruffles, crystal embellished trim, cut out back with buttons at nape of neck, zipper fastening * Slim, airy silhouette, floor length
Silver-tone bead embellishment breathes sparkling glamour into the pitch black fabric of this floor-length dress from Steffen Schraut. We love the long sleeves as a modern and modest approach to evening attire * Black fabric, silver-tone bead embellishment, round neckline, zipped back, slit through front * Slim silhouette, fitted
An enchanting choice that will lend depth to your evening edit, this black velvet gown from Dhela is styled with a languid fit and a sensual front opening. The ruffled trims and cuffs add volume and draw the eye to all the right places.
Marrying tactile black chenille with sheer panels, this dramatic floor-length gown from Alexander McQueen is a bold statement that boasts all of the gothic finesse that the brand is known for. Note how the high neck and long sleeves keep it modest and refined.
Allover sequins lend sparkling drama to this Rachel Zoe gown, and a thick band reaches across the revealing open back. Ruching casts an elegant drape through the padded shoulders, and a thigh-high slit lends a sexy finish. Sleeveless. Hidden side zip. Lined. Fabric: Sequined mesh. Shell: 100% polyester. Lining: 97% polyester/3% elastane. Dry clean. Imported, China. MEASUREMENTS Length: 64in / 162.5cm, from shoulder
This off-shoulder Black Halo gown has sharp, layered panels at the bodice. A back slit lends movement to the floor-grazing hem. Flexible boning. Hidden back zip. Lined. Fabric: Crepe. 74% polyester/20% rayon/6% spandex. Dry clean. Imported, China. Measurements Length: 58.25in / 148cm, from center back Measurements from size 2
Rows of translucent beads lend a glamorous touch to this Parker gown. Asymmetrical pleats sit below the surplice neckline, and a front slit relaxes the fit. Sleeveless. Hidden back zip. Lined. Fabric: Silk chiffon. Shell: 100% silk. Lining: 100% polyester. Professional spot clean. Imported, India. Measurements Length: 62.25in / 158cm, from shoulder Measurements from size 2
- Black crepe - Concealed hook and button fastening at front- 100% polyester- Dry clean;100% Polyester
- Mikael Aghal black and gold gown- Embroidered tulle- Layered ruffled hem fully lined- Concealed hook and zip fastening at back- 100% polyester- Dry clean;100% Polyester
Crepe Beaded Hook and zip fastening at back Fluted hem Non-stretchy fabric Weighted fabric Dry clean Imported;100% Polyester
Halston Heritage's strapless evening gown is covered with sequins that shimmer with movement. Draped to perfection and nipped at the waist, we're pairing it with all black for understated elegance * Black fabric with sequin embellishment, strapless top, draped bodice is fitted at the waist for a bloused look, hidden back zip closure * Loosely fitted, floor length, short train
A tribute to the brand's legendary wrap design, the "Heavyn" gown from Diane von Furstenberg is the piece to covet. The metallic pleated skirt continues down from the elegant bow to showcase a festive and timeless look.
A layer of sheer black lace sits over this floor-sweeping dress from Alexander McQueen, lending sensual attitude and indulgent prettiness to the neural brown-beige color. Ruffled sleeves lend interest and volume to the streamlined fit * Brown-beige fabric with black lace overlay, v neckline, ruffled detail on sleeves, zipped fastening * Slim fit * Pair with barely-there sandals
Sleeveless stretch cotton and viscose-blend dress in black. Pleats at bust. Kangaroo pocket at waist. Exposed zip closure at back. Wrap-style vent at back hem. Unlined. Silver-tone hardware. Tonal stitching.
Sleeveless raindazzi cotton jersey dress in black. Crewneck collar. Raw-cut hem. Racer back. Tonal stitching.
A blouson bodice and short train give this slinky Badgley Mischka Collection gown a fluid, graceful silhouette. Hook-and-eye closure and hidden zip in back. Lined. Fabric: Slinky jersey. Shell: 100% viscose. Lining: 100% polyester. Dry clean. Imported, China. Measurements Length: 57in / 145cm, from front shoulder Measurements from size 4
Designed with a slimmed silhouette and romantic gold-tone embroidery, there's no better piece for your next black tie affair than this gown from the eveningwear specialists at Marchesa Notte. Fabric: Stretch crepe Sheer yoke Body-con silhouette Maxi dress cut Crew neck Cap sleeves Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at back Lined Shell: 75% polyester/23% viscose/2% spandex Trim: 100% nylon Lining: 100% polyester Spot clean Imported, China
Dare to be dramatic on date night (or any other night). This Ali & Jay gown covers but reveals with miniskirt lining and a floor-length lace skirt. The bodice is also a study in covered vs. bare, with a draped overlay at the off-shoulder neckline and sheer long sleeves. Fabric: Lace A-line silhouette Maxi dress cut Boat neck Long sleeves Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at neckline Lined Shell: 88% nylon/12% rayon Trim: 100% polyester Dry clean Imported, China
Sheer mesh panels wrap around the sides of this curve-hugging Halston Heritage dress, revealing just a peek of skin. A high neckline and long back slit balance the silhouette, neither revealing or covering too much. Fabric: Mid-weight crepe Back slit Sheath dress silhouette Maxi length Crew neck Sleeveless Hook-and-eye at back Hidden zip at back Lined Shell: 100% polyester Trim: 93% polyester/7% elastane Lining: 100% polyester Dry clean Imported, China
Silk-chiffon Detail at the side Ruched Long sleeves Zip fastening at side Fully lined Transparent fabric Dry clean Made in Italy;100% Silk
Gown Corded lace Baize Satin-crepe Detachable belt Short sleeves Ties at neck Hook and concealed zip fastening at back Flared hem Dry clean Imported 2-piece set Beaded Sequined Cape-effect Side slit pocket;82% Triacetate 18% Polyester Wool Nylon
- Multicolored silk-georgette- Concealed hook and zip fastening at back- 100% silk- Dry clean;100% Silk
Brocade Chiffon Fil coupé Concealed zip fastening along back Fully lined Made in Italy Silk-blend Gathered Wrap-effect front Paneled Metallic;52% Silk 30% Acetate 17% Polyester 1% Acrylic
Gown Sleeveless Floral-print Ruffled trims Ruffled Ties at neck Elasticated waistline Partially lined Viscose Lightweight fabric Made in Italy Dry clean Logo Side slit pocket;100% Viscose