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Evening Wear Is Going Bold—These Are The Flashy Party Dresses We’re Buying

 

As the party season approaches, it’s time to elevate your evening wardrobe with a touch of boldness and glamour with flashy party dresses. However, the best of course, are styles that capture attention in the most unexpected ways. From classic shades shimmering with sequins to voluminous textures, these dresses redefine evening wear with their striking allure and trendsetting designs.

 

So, whether you’re into the wearable glamour of LULUS or the striking styles of Erdem, you’re in luck. These four editor picks are just what your closet needs to lead a night filled with excitement. Not to mention, these flashy party dresses can (and should) be worn over and over again. Regardless of your usual party attire, these four and counting styles are here to upgrade your wardrobe.

LULUS Anjou Sequin Fringe Cocktail Dress

Evening Wear Is Going Bold—These Are The Flashy Party Dresses We’re Buying

16ARLINGTON Salina Sequined V-neck Mini Dress

Flashy Party Dresses In Classic Shades

 

Stepping into the light demands confidence, and these flirty, flashy party dresses are your ticket to making a grand entrance. Picture yourself adorned in the captivating LULUS anjou sequin fringe cocktail dress or the sleek 16Arlington salina sequined v-neck mini dress. Fusing timeless shades with glistening sequins, this pair radiates a classic, yet trendy charm. Not to mention, they’re much more wearable for those not yet used to getting all of the attention.

 

However, even if you’re willing to step outside of the box, you’ll find the 16Arlington style to be just perfect. With just the right amount of cleavage for some fun, and its flirty length, you’re promised an unforgettable entrance. After all, isn’t that the whole point of flashy party dresses anyway?

Shop more flashy party dresses selected and reviewed by our expert fashion buyers and stylists

  • MARIA LUCIA HOHAN Regina Midi Dress

    $2,405
  • FOR LOVE & LEMONS X Revolve Bustier Gown

    $348
  • TALLER MARMO Garbo Off-the-shoulder Feather-trim Crepe Dress

    $1,870
  • THE VAMPIRE’S WIFE The Poison Bow-sleeve Lamé Gown

    $3,250
  • E.STOTT Olive + Ellen Detachable-skirt Sequinned Dress

    $1,395
  • ERDEM Appliquéd Ruffled Textured-satin Midi Dress

    $4,395
  • SPORTMAX Mantide Turtleneck Mesh Midi Dress

    $3,290
  • 16ARLINGTON Salina Sequined V-neck Mini Dress

    $890
  • LULUS Anjou Sequin Fringe Cocktail Dress

    $74
  • EMILIA WICKSTEAD Sequined Gown

    $2,405
  • LOVERS + FRIENDS Penelope Mini Dress

    $178

Add Drama With Some Volume & Texture

 

For those seeking a dramatic impact, opt for flashy party dresses that embrace volume and texture. The best place to start? The striking E.Scott olive + Ellen detachable-skirt sequined dress. Classic, yet unique in its own right, this piece is perfect for those looking for a timeless touch. Although on the trendier side, its classic black color makes up for the drama up top. But even if you’re not into sequins, it’s full skirt will surely win your heart like it did ours.

 

Meanwhile, the Erdem appliquéd ruffled textured-satin midi dress is another to snag now. With cascading layers adding depth and drama, you can’t go wrong with this runway showstopper. And, with voluminous silhouettes and captivating textures, these flashy party dresses epitomize fashion innovation. Moreover, they also set the stage for a standout presence everywhere you plan to go. No matter the dress you choose, you can be confident knowing your night will go better than planned.

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Evening Wear Is Going Bold—These Are The Flashy Party Dresses We’re Buying

E.STOTT Olive + Ellen Detachable-skirt Sequinned Dress

Evening Wear Is Going Bold—These Are The Flashy Party Dresses We’re Buying

ERDEM Appliquéd Ruffled Textured-satin Midi Dress

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