We love opulent eveningwear pure extravaganzas of fashion, decoration and detailing, sweeping in to a room and making an entrance with the swish of fabric or the intricate beading or the blinding shimmer of sequins or swish of your cape.
An exquisite choice for black tie events, this embellished silk gown by Jenny Packham sees a dazzling array of iridescent and matte sequins arranged in a zig zag pattern. Cut with a V-neckline and softly draped batwing sleeves, the floor-sweeping silhouette is as stylish as it is flattering. Delicate micro-beads and a cluster of sparkling crystals at the waist add further opulence to this head-turning number.
Imbued with directional elegance, this exquisite gown from Valentino has been expertly crafted in Italy with pure sumptuous silk and boasts a chic empire silhouette with floating cape sleeves. Perfect for any special occasion, simply partner with a slick up-do and bold red lip to complete the look.
Lanvin Ruffle V-Neck Mousseline Gown £3,675.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
Crossing borders between femininity and masculinity, Lanvin’s SS17 collection saw tactile combinations of silks and satins cut in a masculine way. This floor length gown has been styled to build around the body courtesy of the V-neck wrap around silhouette and loose frilled sleeves imagined in navy silk. Fluid and sensual, unleash its femininity with patent heels and loose curls.
Jovani Crystal Embellished Jersey Gown £1,375.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
A spectacular example of Jovani’s penchant for embellishment, this show-stopping Crystal Embellished Jersey Gown gown sees nude tulle intricately decorated with shimmering sequins, delicate beading and sparkling jewels in a floral pattern sit either side of a minimalistic crepe panel, perfectly balancing elegance with embellishment. Exuding red carpet glamour, the floor-sweeping design fits close through the body and pools into a beautiful train for a flattering silhouette. Accessorise with simple jewellery to let this gown make a statement.
Andrew Gn Pansy Embellished Gown £7,899.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
Andrew GN takes inspiration from post-Revolution France with fantastical, billowy silhouettes and finessing them with his signature florals. This stunning gown from Andrew GN has been imagined in a sumptuous silk blend adorned with pansy embroidery that seems to fall down the fit-and-flare silhouette. Perfect as an evening piece, pair with a choker and a black clutch to complete the look.
Maje Ruche Gown £145.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
Exclusive to Harrods for the Made with Love campaign, the Maje Ruche Gown is crafted in scuba jersey fabric for a liquid sheen and body-sculpting fit, delivering glamorous party style. Embellished with a beaded trim at the neck, the form-fitting silhouette is softened by a draped back and side splits to the skirt.
Dolce & Gabbana Ruched Satin Gown £3,150.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
Perfectly poised for black tie soirées, this gown from Dolce & Gabbana is ruched through the body, creating the illusion of an hour glass silhouette. Crafted in Italy from lustrous satin, the sultry design is finished with a fishtail hem and a V-back. Wear yours with a box clutch and a smattering of diamonds for after-dark allure.
Oscar De La Renta Embroidered Strapless Evening Gown £10,250.00 Harrods (Shop Now)
Purveyor of feminine elegance, Oscar De La Renta showcases exquisite after-dark glamour with this evening gown. From the contrasting champagne-hued embroidery framing the piece beautifully to the full skirted A-line silhouette imbued with classic glamour, it’s crafted from luxurious pure silk for added opulence. Fastening to the back with a sleek concealed zip, the strapless neckline is calling for a draping of diamonds.