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Formal or semiformal attire and accessories usually worn in the evening.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eveningwear - attire to wear on formal occasions in the eveningeveningwear - attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
balldress - a suit or dress for formal occasions
dinner dress, dinner gown, evening gown, formal - a gown for evening wear
black tie, dinner jacket, tux, tuxedo - semiformal evening dress for men
dress suit, full dress, tail coat, tailcoat, tails, white tie and tails, white tie - formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men
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Rosie - black diamante- trim gown with chiffon panel, pounds 280, Belle Eveningwear.
Malhotra's collection was comprised of elegant line of eveningwear with an urban Chic line of casuals weave.
Contestants will model swimwear and eveningwear to win a place in the Miss Newcastle 2009 final.
Madeleine Mizzen, 38, self employed owner of City Prom, the eveningwear and promwear boutique in Cardiff.
Debenhams also scooped the prize for the eveningwear category at the Prima High Street Fashion Awards.
From sharp, modern work wear through relaxed, casual weekend pieces to sexy eveningwear, the range creates the foundations for a versatile wardrobe that works seven days a week and transcends effortlessly into night time.
In addition to housing a varied range of couture, pret-a-porter and eveningwear, T'Frisson offers a bridal collection featuring designs that incorporate diamonds and crystals.
Satin is huge news next season, so sneak in early with eveningwear sexily inspired by the boudoir.
Designed as an underslip, it can also be worn under a jacket for work or as eveningwear.
For March, the strongest categories at Saks Fifth Avenue were women's designer eveningwear, men's shoes and contemporary apparel, fashion jewelry, women's shoes, and fragrances.
Composed of chic separates, elegant cocktail dresses, and extravagant eveningwear, the collection showcases designs for strong and powerful, self-made women who are active in the homes, businesses, and communities they support.