When the wedding invitation calls for formal or black-tie optional attire, men have it easy. They can wear either a tuxedo or a dark suit and tie. But what should women wear? A formal cocktail dress is totally appropriate, but an evening gown is so much more fun. (How many times do you get the opportunity to get really dressy?) Add glamorous makeup and dramatic hair and jewels and you’re all set. Here’s some inspiration for deciding between a cocktail dress and an evening gown.
Shopping Guide: What To Wear To A Formal Wedding
Figuring out what to wear to a wedding can be a daunting task, especially if the invitation is vague about the attire. Formal can mean something so different to different people. So we’re going to help you out just in time for the summer wedding season. Check out more of The Frisky’s Wedding Survival Guide here!