Getting an invite for a black-tie event is a little bit thrilling — after all, when tuxedos are required, you know it's going to be a good party. But, when it comes to choosing the right frock, things can get a little dicey. How formal is too formal? Can you get away with a short dress? (The answers: No such thing, and yes, totally.)
Ahead, we're showing you our favorite black-tie-ready dresses for every fancy event on your calendar. Styles this pretty are sure to get more than one turn on the dance floor.