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Posted by in Party Dresses on August 6, 2011
Are you hosting a party? Or are you attending a party? In both the cases, it is important for you to know about the latest and on-going party trends. One popular party trend is the party dress code trend. This means that the host of the party specifies a dress code for the guests and the guests have to follow it. The guests are made aware of the dress code through invitation cards. These dress codes are used on all types of occasions and events such as weddings, birthdays, prom nights, anniversaries and office parties.
Following are some popular dress codes for parties:
Black Tie Party
This code can be typically used for wedding, prom and even reception functions. It is a formal party where men are dressed up in suits and women are dressed up in gowns. The attire that the guests wear depends completely on the decision of the hosts. The invitation can state that it can be black tie attire but the party dress codes will be semi-formal.
If this is the code for a formal office party or a meeting, then men should go for grey or black tuxedos with matching ties while for a semi-formal occasion, they can choose to wear white or black tailcoat and dinner jacket. For women, it is suggested to wear evening gowns or long dresses, in case of formal or semi-formal events while in case of office parties, they can go for evening gowns or wide leg trousers. Read the rest of this entry »