Ruffles Evening Dresses
An evening gown is a long flowing women's dress usually worn to a formal affair. It is generally floor-sweeping. Evening gowns are often made of an elegant fabric such as chiffon, velvet, satin, taffeta, silk, or charmeuse. Although the terms are used interchangeably, ball gowns and evening gowns differ in that a ball gown will always have a full, flared skirt and a strapless bodice; in contrast, an evening gown can be any silhouette - sheath, mermaid, A-line or trumpet shaped - and may have straps, halters or even sleeves.
Select ruffles evening dresses and gowns that fit you properly by taking your own measurements with a tape measures – when your ruffles evening gown is too loose, it will slip around all night and when your ruffles evening dress is too tight it looks unflattering; and be bold when you buy ruffles evening dresses because you can wear any color you want and include dazzling details such as rhinestones and a dramatic slit up to your thigh; and while black is a traditional evening wear color, step out of the box and grab attention by choosing bold colors such as red or electric blue.
Evening dresses and gowns can be formal or fun, depending on your destination. Shop around our vast selection of evening gowns to find something sexy and sparkling to show off your special sense of fashion and appeal.
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- Sheath/Column Strapless Blue Flower/Rosette Ruffles Beading Chest wrap Side zip up Low No Trains Satin Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1819) Sku:Eveningdresses1819 US$380.78US$190.39 Write a review
- Sheath/Column One-Shoulder Light Sky Blue Flower/Rosette Ruched Beading Chest wrap Lace up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1815) Sku:Eveningdresses1815 US$380.78US$190.39 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Bust Corset Romantic Finge Blue Ruffles Beading Sequins Sweet-Heart Zip up Mid Sweep Organza Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1786) Sku:Eveningdresses1786 US$396.46US$198.23 Write a review
- Ball Gown Strapless Bust Corset Hunter Green Rhinestones Ruched Beading Sequins Chest wrap Lace up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1784) Sku:Eveningdresses1784 US$394.22US$197.11 Write a review
- Sheath/Column One-Shoulder Package Hip Orange Rhinestones Ruched Beading Chest wrap Zip up Strappy Watteau Satin Chiffon Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1778) Sku:Eveningdresses1778 US$378.76US$189.38 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress One-Shoulder Pink Rhinestones Ruched Beading Sequins Sweet-Heart Zip up Mid Sweep Chiffon Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1774) Sku:Eveningdresses1774 US$372.78US$186.39 Write a review
- Ball Gown One-Shoulder Shoulder Attraction Blue Flower/Rosette Ruched Beading Sequins Sweet-Heart Zip up Mid Chapel Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1765) Sku:Eveningdresses1765 US$438.57US$219.29 Write a review
- Sheath/Column Strapless Asymmetrical Red Bow Brooch Ruched Chest wrap Zip up Mid Court Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1760) Sku:Eveningdresses1760 US$364.81US$182.40 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Strapless Asymmetrical Brown Ruched Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Mid Sweep Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1749) Sku:Eveningdresses1749 US$394.22US$197.11 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Bust Corset Package Hip Asymmetrical Red Flower/Rosette Ruffles Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1739) Sku:Eveningdresses1739 US$358.83US$179.41 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Halter Red Applique Ruched Beading Sequins Sweet-Heart Lace up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1726) Sku:Eveningdresses1726 US$369.58US$184.79 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Strapless Asymmetrical Purple Applique Ruched Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Low Sweep Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1720) Sku:Eveningdresses1720 US$367.34US$183.67 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Bust Corset Red Applique Ruched Beading Chest wrap Side zip up Mid Sweep Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1718) Sku:Eveningdresses1718 US$387.50US$193.75 Write a review
- Sheath/Column Halter Backless Fuchsia Rhinestones Ruched Beading Sequins V-Neck Zip up Open Sweep Chiffon Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1709) Sku:Eveningdresses1709 US$387.50US$193.75 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Sling Backless Royal Blue Ruched V-Neck Zip up Low Court Satin Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1682) Sku:Eveningdresses1682 US$358.38US$179.19 Write a review
- Ball Gown Strapless Bust Corset Red Rhinestones Ruched Beading Bow Sweet-Heart Side zip up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1678) Sku:Eveningdresses1678 US$532.27US$266.14 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Strapless Romantic Finge Grape Flower/Rosette Ruffles Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Mid Court Taffeta Organza Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1676) Sku:Eveningdresses1676 US$558.19US$279.09 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Bust Corset Red Ruched Chest wrap Lace up Mid Sweep Satin Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1668) Sku:Eveningdresses1668 US$358.83US$179.41 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Bust Corset Package Hip Blue Applique Ruched Beading Sequins Chest wrap Lace up Mid Sweep Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1667) Sku:Eveningdresses1667 US$398.70US$199.35 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress Bust Corset Watermelon Flower/Rosette Ruched Sweet-Heart Zip up Low Court Chiffon Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1665) Sku:Eveningdresses1665 US$358.83US$179.41 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Bust Corset Package Hip Black Ruffles Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Mid No Trains Satin Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1659) Sku:Eveningdresses1659 US$430.60US$215.30 Write a review
- A-Line/Princess Line Dress One-Shoulder Package Hip Grape Flower/Rosette Ruched Beading Sequins Chest wrap Zip up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1650) Sku:Eveningdresses1650 US$394.22US$197.11 Write a review
- Mermaid/Trumpet Bust Corset Package Hip Dark Navy Bow Beading Sequins Rufuched Sweet-Heart Zip up Mid No Trains Taffeta Evening Dresses (Eveningdresses1615) Sku:Eveningdresses1615 US$396.46US$198.23 Write a review
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In the Middle Ages, formal dress for women had yet to be developed. Women simply added a train to their kirtle for formal occasions. As centuries rolled by, most gowns were generally very elaborate, but more so for formal occasions.
In the 18th century, formal dress started as the mantua, but later developed into the elaborate sack-back gown.
Starting with the 19th century, the term "evening gown" began. The fashionable length was ankle-length, but, during the reign of Victoria, the evening gown became floor-length. The styles ranged from having huge sleeves in the 1830s, to off-the-shoulder and with wide flounces in the 1840s, to very low-necked in the 1850s, to having low necklines and short sleeves in the 1860s, to long and lean with a bustle and very short sleeves in the 1870s, to sleeveless, low-necked, and worn with gloves in the 1880s, to having a squared decolletage, a wasp-waist cut, and skirts with long trains in the 1890s. During the Edwardian era, the empire silhouette was popular.
Later, in the 1920s, evening gowns were very simple to match the style of the flapper era. Starting with the 1930s, evening gowns began to modernize. Along with the empire cut, over the years the sheath, mermaid, A-line, and trumpet shapes became popular. Also, the dropped waist and princesse styles were frequent, depending on the era. Grace Kelly is noted for wearing understated evening gowns.
Today, the evening gown comes in any silhouette, and is popular for occasions such as a state dinner or evening party.
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