Pull out all the stops with outfits from labels like Erdem and Givenchy this Christmas 

With the festive season in full swing,  there’s no time like now to invest in a show- stopping dress or two.

Rashmi Rajagopal Published :  20th December 2019 07:49 PM   |   Published :   |  20th December 2019 07:49 PM

Here are some dresses that are sure to give you some inspiration. Think lace, plissé, ruffles and velvet from names such as  Needle & Thread, Saloni and Tibi. 

Ruffle idea
Slip into Needle & Thread’s Demetria mini dress for a look that’s both sexy and elegant. Made from dust red tulle that is embroidered with floral motifs, it features ruffles at the hem and sleeves. Rs.35,555 approximately

Pretty plissé
Contemporary, minimal and chic, this plissé midi dress from Tibi allows you to make a lasting impression without being over the top. It has a loose fit with undulating ruffles on the high neck and hemline. It is finished with long crêpe de chine ties at the back. Rs.65,040 approximately

Getting dark 
Erdem’s Deletta dress features multiple elements such as lace inserts, velvet bows and sequin panels. They come together cohesively to create a stunning effect that is textural and has a vibe that spells dark romance. Rs.3,50,815 approximately

Pedal to the metal
Make heads turn with this dress by Marchesa Notte. It has a two-tone palette of silver and gold. Ideal for an evening out, it is cut from lightweight lamé and is designed with a boned bodice. Rs.68,465 approximately

On the dot 
Wear the colour of the season with this tiered gown by Rosario. It is made from polka-dot flocked tulle and has a sheer bodice with boning and a sweetheart cady neckline. Rs.1,45,455 approximately

Black label
Givenchy brings drama, romance and elegance together in this gown, which is crafted from silk chiffon. The draped front panel ends at the V-shaped velvet waistband, which extends to the back that is framed by long ruffles. Rs.5,50,410 approximately

Smooth as velvet
Turn up the heat in this striking halterneck dress from Saloni. Christened the ‘Michelle’, this luxurious piece is constructed with a lightly gathered bodice, an empire waistline and a fluid skirt, from a blend of velvet  and silk. Rs.54,824 approximately