How to Style a Printed Party Dress
Make an elegant entrance in a floral-print cocktail dress or a tropical-print long evening gown. Whether you’re looking for a dainty look for a casual birthday party or something to wear as a guest at a formal wedding, this collection has the perfect printed party dress for you! Style yours with heels and elegant accessories for an unforgettable outfit.
You can be dainty or daring with a printed party dress – from floral-print cocktail dresses to tropical-print long evening gowns. For a touch of glamour, opt for sequins and beaded embellishments (look to River Island’s baby-blue number with tactile beaded fringing and tiers of faux-ostrich for a high-fashion feel) or keep things simple in a mini shift shape like Reformation’s ivory style. Add a pop of colour with heels and your go-to purse.
A black printed party dress also looks slick and will hide any red wine printed party dress spillages (you never know who’ll be the unlucky one to launch their glass of vino down your front).
Whether you’re looking for a casual summer patterned maxi dress or a formal backless print midi gown, this collection has the perfect long and short patterned party dresses to suit your style and occasion. Choose a coloured or black party dress to express your individuality and stand out from the crowd, or go with classic black for a more sophisticated look that will always work.
Our occasion wear edit takes party dresses in a fresh new direction. Sparkly jumpsuits mingle with sequin, glitter, and ruffle dresses to elevate decadent dress codes and give a whole new meaning to party attire. With tunic, sleeveless, babydoll, and off-the-shoulder silhouettes to choose from, mini, midi, and maxi lengths available, there’s something for everyone. Slip one on over a boxy blazer and team with your go-to heels to get event ready in style. Alternatively, pair a sleeveless number with a denim jacket for casual garden parties or birthday celebrations.
According to Francesca Capper and Natasha Somerville, the founders of party-forward label Poster Girl — whose dresses have adorned celebrities such as Dua Lipa and Kylie Jenner — the printed party dress ideal party dress is one that makes the wearer feel comfortable. To that end, the duo recommends soft, stretchy fabrics that will allow you to move effortlessly and hop from one party to the next. That means ribbed jersey dresses and silky slip minis.
Show off your unique sense of style at your next special occasion with these trendy, affordable print plus-sized party dresses. Pair them with your favorite heels and purse for a look that’s both chic and striking.