Cocktail parties are the social get-together and normally served with drinks and light refreshments. The guests will come in nice attires and every woman finds to get noticed in the party. Women are too cautious about their dressing, when womens clothing & fashion is considered. The cocktail dresses are designed to meet the basic needs of the party. There are short or long dresses depending on the choice of the women.
Due to its versatility, the cocktail dresses are worn in any occasion. The short length cocktail dresses are greatly preferred in any evening party because of change in the fashion trends. These short dresses are comfortable and suit the occasion. Cocktail dresses are made with less expensive fabrics and yet look fashionable. Choose the fabric material according to the season. The wool or woolen blended fabrics are excellent for winters. Cotton, satin or silk in light shades are perfect for the summer wear. If the party is in the afternoon, then floral printed dresses will match the occasion. For an elegant look in the evenings, select the dark colored fabrics like red or black as they add a glamorous look in the party. These cocktail dresses have little ornamentation added to them, unlike the traditional formal dresses.
Cocktail shoes depict the fashion sense of a woman. Proper care should be taken while selecting a perfect shoe for the cocktail party. For a formal cocktail party, the high heeled shoes or boots are mostly preferred with the matching color of the dress. For an informal party, the scandals or flat shoes are worn. A plain black high heeled shoe goes well along with any type of dress.
Without the handbag, the fashion is incomplete. A handbag made of leather adds a charm to the dress and creates an elegant look. A nice gold bracelet or a gold plated wrist watch with matching earrings and a small necklace with a pendant makes you look trendy.