Evening Dresses & Gowns Guide 2024

Discover the latest evening dress trends for 2024 with our comprehensive guide. The guide showcases the most glamorous and fashionable styles for formal events and black-tie affairs. Whether you're searching for a show-stopping mermaid gown or a classic A-line style, we’ve got you covered.

Popular Evening Dress Colours for 2024

Update your evening wear with gorgeous dresses in of-the-moment hues for 2024. From bold primaries to pretty pastels,
these leading colours rule the formal runway.

Black Evening Dresses
Black Evening Dresses

A black evening gown is timeless and elegant. Black works for any event year-round. Styles like off-the-shoulder, mermaid, or A-line in black are polished choices

Red Evening Dresses
Red Evening Dresses

A bold, stunning red evening gown makes a dramatic impact. Red complements most skin tones

White Evening Dresses
White Evening Dresses

Classic white or ivory evening gowns are elegant for summertime formal weddings and events. Great for garden parties or daytime occasions

Emerald Green Evening Dresses
Emerald Green Evening Dresses

A jewel-toned emerald green is perfect for holiday galas and winter events. Emerald looks great on brunettes and redheads.

Blue Evening Dresses
Blue Evening Dresses

From navy to cobalt, bold blues make a stunning impact. Blue flatters most skin tones. Try an A-line long sleeve blue gown for a chic look.

Gold Evening Dresses
Gold Evening Dresses

Gold - Gilded gold amps up shine and glamour. Go for sparkling gold embellishments or an all-over liquid gold look.

Pink Evening Dresses
Pink Evening Dresses

From blush to baby pink, soft pinks lend a feminine and romantic vibe. A pink chiffon gown makes a pretty choice for warmer months.

Purple Evening Dresses
Purple Evening Dresses

Royal purple or eggplant evening dresses make an uncommon alternative to classic red.

Ever Pretty Best Selling Evening Dresses

Want inspiration from other stylish shoppers? Browse our selection of top-selling and best-reviewed evening dresses

Evening Dress Trends for 2024

Discover the latest evening dress trends emerging for 2024. From striking silhouettes to opulent fabrics, these leading formal fashions allow you to put your most glamorous foot forward.

Ruffled Evening Dresses

Ruffled Evening Dresses

Cascading ruffles add drama and movement to evening gowns. Look for asymmetrical and tiered ruffles on both long and short dresses

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Sequin Evening Dresses

Sequin Evening Dresses

Sequins, beads, crystals and glitter amp up the glam factor. Go for an all-over embellished look or strategic accents

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Evening Dresses with Sleeve

Evening Dresses with Sleeve

Dramatic sleeves make a statement with voluminous shapes, long lengths, cold shoulders or lace accents. Structured shoulders add modern flair

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Full Skirt Evening Dresses

Full Skirt Evening Dresses

Full A-line and ball gown skirts, along with mermaid and trumpet shapes that accentuate curves are popular. Match with a fitted bodice for balance

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Top Occasions to Wear an Evening Gown

An evening gown is the epitome of elegance and sophistication. While casual daywear reigns for most occasions, sometimes only a formal floor-length gown will do. Here are the top events and occasions when an evening gown is appropriate, expected, and sure to impress:

Black Tie Weddings

Black Tie Weddings

Evening Dresses for Weddings
Galas/Benefits

Galas/Benefits

Gala Dresses
New Year's Eve Parties

New Year's Eve Parties

Party Dresses
Proms/Formals

Proms/Formals

Prom Dresses

Evening Dress Inspiration: Tips From Our Blog

Get more style ideas, guides and inspiration about evening dresses from our fashion blog. Read features about the latest trends,
silhouette spotlights, tips on dressing for your body type, guides to black-tie dress codes and more

Customer Photo Gallery

Have a scroll through snapshots of genuine customers living their best formal lives in Ever Pretty‘ dresses. Let real people guide you in choosing the perfect piece for your next occasion.

FAQs

What are considered evening dresses?

Evening dresses range from anything from floor-length gowns, formal dresses to cocktail dresses. Special occasions, like weddings, parties, call for evening dresses.

Should an evening dress be long?

Most evening gowns tend to be long, while midi or midi dresses can work for certain events. Check the dress code of the invite to find the best-fit length for the evening dresses.

How much are evening dresses?

Ever Pretty has striking evening dresses available at an very affordable price. Most of our dresses are priced under £100 without compromising the quality. Find an evening gown in your budget here today!

What size does Ever Pretty UK carry?

Ever Pretty UK always carries a full range of sizes(8-30), including petite and plus size evening dresses. Unsure of your size? Check out the size chart on the product page or ask our customer service team for expert help!

How should I dress in between sizes?

When you’re in between sizes, one of the best ways is to choose an evening gown made from stretchy fabric, which will help the dress fit you easier. Or, you can choose our customized options.

What kinds of evening dresses does Ever Pretty UK offer?

At Ever Pretty, you'll find brilliantly curated evening dresses for every special occasion, including prom dresses, wedding guest dresses, homecoming dresses, long formal dresses, cocktail dresses, wedding dresses, maternity dresses.

Where can I find affordable evening dresses online?

Ever Pretty UK offers exquisite evening dresses for all kinds of special occasions. Whether you need an evening gown for a ball, a long formal dress for a charity event, or an elegant short dress for a birthday party, you’ll find the best fit one here.

How can I find formal dress shops near my location?

One of the quickest methods is to use online search engines or maps. Just enter "formal dress shops near me" in your prferred search engine or mapping app, and it will provide you with a list of nearby options.