Bridesmaids actress Rose Byrne took a risk in a glittering white Elie Saab Couture jumpsuit – and it worked. With minimal accessories and a perfect bob with blunt bangs, her look was refreshing and stood out among all the dull dresses that were seen on the red carpet.
Although it may seem intimidating, a jumpsuit can be a good alternative to your standard little black dress for a formal event. This black jumpsuit from Zara has a subtle plunging neckline and a side-tie that cinches the waist so it still has shape.[caption id="attachment_5022" align="aligncenter" width="279" caption="Combined Studio Jumpsuit, Zara, $179."] [/caption]
When wearing a jumpsuit, fit is key: anything that’s too tight or clingy will look more like club-wear than cocktail attire. Since this black jumpsuit has a simple silhouette, it’s a great canvas for your favourite accessories. Stack on some bracelets and rings and you have a stand-out outfit for your next formal event.
Jumpsuit available at Zara for $179.
Would you take a risk and wear a jumpsuit to a formal event?