Our first Posh Party Gal Tells All post is going to be about attire. That seems to be a common topic that I get asked about the most. Recently, 2 Posh Party Gal readers asked the same question….
Q: I have a party to go to that calls for “black-tie” – is it okay to wear a cocktail length dress?
A: YES! In today’s day is certainly apropos to wear a cocktail length dress to a black-tie affair. The trick is to accessorize fancy. Make sure your jewelry, hand bag and shoes are as dressy as you would wear with a full length gown. Take a look at the red-carpet – you always see stars dressed on gowns of all lengths.
Here are a few of my favorite cocktail-length looks that can be worn to a black-tie event: