Party Dress Looks

It's time to party like it's 2010! If you're still looking for the perfect New Year's Eve dress, look through this look book of great party dresses for a little bit of inspiration.
ESSENCE.COM Dec, 23, 2009

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It’s time to update that little black dress in your closet. Show off those curves (like Ciara) with a form fitted dress with shoulder detailing.

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Who says you can’t wear white after Labor Day? Never one to adhere to the rules, celebrity stylist June Ambrose glows in white off-the-shoulder party dress.

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If you’re looking for something a little less fitting (yet still glamorous) try a draped dress such as the one TK is wearing here.

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The standard black and white dress (like the one shown here on Vanessa Williams) is still a great, classic look. Don’t be afraid to pair a dress like this with some killer black pumps.

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We love the juxtaposition of materials used in this little black dress Beyonce is rocking.

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Solange is sitting pretty in this cute, mini dress with ruffles and feathers. Tres chic!

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Don’t be afraid to rock a patterned look like the one seen here on Alicia Keys. Remember to stick to a base color within the dress that flatters your skin tone and you can’t go wrong!

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Take a cue from Taraji P. Henson and rock a lavendar frock. An often overlooked shade, this hue looks great on our brown skin.


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