Last Friday (6 March) was recognised as National Dress Day. Founded by designer Ashley Lauren, the day was created as a way to relive good memories spent in dresses, from your prom, wedding, friends wedding, favourite date or your favourite dress in the summer you graduated.
The co-hosts turned heads in their shimmery ensembles to present the eleventh instalment in the hit BBC dance show.
September has long ruled as the busiest month of the fashion calendar but with the indecisive weather proving tricky to navigate, there’s only one trophy item you need in your wardrobe right now: the midi dress.A failsafe garb which will come in handy when the sunshine says hello, it’ll work well with the barely-there sandals we pretty much lived in over the summer.As temperatures begin to dial down, we’ll be chucking ours on with a pair of chunky cowboy boots (yes, they’re back for another round this season) while our worn-in Vejas are bound to get another outing or two.So what’s on our wish list right now?The street style set are sure to go starry-eyed over Ganni’s £230 seersucker midi dress in the brand’s cult check while Staud is battling for our attention with a £200 poplin frock that’ll see us through until winter.The high street is championing the must-have too with Zara, Warehouse and M&S pulling out all the sartorial stops with prices starting from just £45.Yahoo UK is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. At times, Yahoo UK may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page.
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If we ever got to walk the red carpet at the Oscars, we can imagine it’d be hard to strike a balance between elegant and a bit dull, or striking and garish.But through the years, celebrities and their stylists weren’t thinking about these things at all, and instead defied both the rules of fashion and, seemingly, gravity.Here are some of the worst Oscar dresses ever to have graced the red carpet. Brace yourself.
The election is over, and whether you liked the outcome or not, you’re probably in need of a post-election palate cleanser. Hence, this list of the 22 prettiest dresses and coats for us to lust after right now. Or if the result really did affect you and you need some wardrobe inspiration, look no further! From Valentino and Chanel to everyone’s favorite new label, Monse, we have the most exquisite embroidered dresses, the simplest and sophisticated sequin dress to the most extravagant fur coat from Fendi. What better way to through the rest of the week than with the most OTT looks from the runway?Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
It's that time of year again, when the temp starts to drop and the candy corn makes a return appearance on the supermarket shelves. This can mean only one thing: Halloween is almost here! We're all guilty of scrambling to a novelty shop at the last minute to find just the right costume to express our alter ego, but how often do we rewear that Batgirl costume stuffed in the back of the closet? Probably never. So this year, why not give these dresses from your favorite retailers a try? Add a few simple accessories and instantly become a witch, a goddess, or even a disco diva. Scroll down to see (and shop) our favorite picks. We promise, you'll definitely be revisiting these dresses in the future.
There is no denying Cannes Film Festival is one classy place. Each year celebs descend upon the city in glorious gowns, promoting their upcoming flicks and looking all kinds of fabulous. Their array of swoon-worthy dresses have us all lusting after new ensembles to jazz up our wardrobes, even if we haven’t got a ticket to the hottest film festival. So we’ve all found these delightful dresses that are sure to make you feel like you are dressed ready for a swanky red carpet.
In a recent attempt to do some spring cleaning, I decided it was time to comb through my ever-overflowing wardrobe and clear out the excess. Shirts, skirts, jeans, and jacket — it was all fair game.
By Alyssa CoscarelliThere are days you feel like getting dressed, and days you, well, just don’t. On the days you’re into it, you pay close attention to the details: You try a new layering trick you saw on Instagram, add an accessory you haven’t worn in a while, or plan an entire outfit around a new pair of shoes. On the other days, when even reaching for black leggings or boyfriend jeans requires too much thought (finding a top, for starters) — you grab a simple dress. So the throw-on-and-go section of your closet is one that can always use a few more inhabitants.We’re not talking about the fancy kind you wear to meet your S.O.’s parents or to an engagement party, though. We’re talking about the comfortable, no-brainer, could-put-it-on-in-the-dark-and-it-would-still-look-amazing kind of dress. Want to cut your getting-ready time in half? We’ve rounded up 20 no-fail pieces that you’ll want to live in. Ready, set, go!More from Refinery29: How I Broke My Skinny Jean HabitThese Jeans Are Your Butt’s BFFThese Sneaks Are The MOST Comfy
It’s been over 10 years since I attended my high school prom, but I remember it like it was yesterday. It was the year How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days came out, and all the girls in my high school wanted that simple-but-timeless canary yellow silk dress Kate Hudson’s character wore.Times may have changed, pop culture’s influence on prom season remains. So whether you loved the stunning blue-sequin Calvin Klein dress Selena Gomez wore to this year’s Grammys, or Zendaya’s graphic Ulyana Sergeenko gown from the Kids’ Choice Awards, here are 5 ways to steal your favorite starlet’s look for your big night.Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
From cocktails to Disney princesses, here’s what the internet had to say about this year’s red carpet dresses at the 88th annual Academy Awards. Have your own opinion? Let us know by tweeting to @YahooStyleCA. Don’t forget to check out Yahoo Style, Yahoo Celebrity and Yahoo Movies for up-to-the-minute fashion, beauty and entertainment news surrounding the 88th Academy Awards.
While Hollywood is busy perusing rails of designer frocks for this Sunday’s Oscars, choosing the right outfit could in fact mean the difference between bagging you the golden gong or going home empty handed. Algorithm bods at fashion destination site, Lyst, have been busy working out the winning fashion formula to achieve academy award success. Using complicated ‘fashematics’, analysing 80 years of Oscar fashion and 50 years of other red carpet looks, Lyst has devised a mathematically true fashion formula that could help secure the coveted gong.
If anyone in the royal family has embraced the concept of high-low, it’s Kate. The Duchess regularly switches between high street and haute couture – leaving a shopping frenzy in her wake. Click through to the gallery to see the damage a few of her staple items will do to your credit card.
No offense to clothing made of cottons, silks, and poly-blends, but sometimes, those fabrics can start to feel a little… expected. The antidote? Dresses constructed from unconventional materials. We’re not just referring to stuff like latex or faux fur—we’re talking creative, out-of-the-box designs that put Lady Gaga’s infamous “meat dress” to shame. It’s like a real life Project Runway challenge! Only, without Tim Gunn’s snarky (yet incredibly necessary) commentary.From gorgeous gowns made of gummy bears to freaky frocks created from fake nails, click through to see the world’s weirdest, most fascinating unconventional material dresses.Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
Photo: Pelvage is to Anthony Vaccarello what cleavage is to, say, Roberto Cavalli, or Donatella Versace. Model Edie Campbell kicked things off in a bomber jacket with a matching miniskirt that was two mere millimeters away from a potential indecent exposure. Some of the skirts even left the models fully exposed on one side — note to self, arrange for more Pilates classes stat! From the waist up, the aforementioned sun-kissed model, Maartje Verhoef, looked completely summer appropriate in a tank top worn under a belted gray asymmetrical dress. The look could have been a contender for a casual summer picnic or even the office if it weren’t for the sexy slash at the hip. Edie Campbell at the Anthony Vaccarello show.
The summer season has finally arrived which means that it’s time to show some skin. Inspired by Bella Thorne’s recent Memorial Day Weekend look, we rounded up the best cutout dresses on the market. She’s not the only one who has favored the foxy style. From the runways of Céline and Versace to celebs like Rihanna and Kate Hudson, cutout dresses have become a high fashion staple. Here are 11 options (at varying price points) so you, too, can rock the look. (Killer abs not included!) More from Yahoo Style:How To Wear Summer Stripes Like the Stars at Cannes