10 Lace Dresses That Are Neither Too Prim Nor Too Proper

The words "lady" and "lace" just always seem to flow together. Still, there are many ways to don the feminine fabric without looking frilly and over-the-top girly.
In fact, the lace dress is one of the most versatile pieces sitting in our closets. From the boardroom to cocktails with the ladies, there are a million places and occasions that call for lace's perfect combination of flirty and polished. So, from downtown edgy to just downright sexy-fierce, we've rounded up some of our favorite lace dresses that need to find their way into your closet — ASAP.