10 Perfect Black Dresses For The Holiday Season

The holiday season is here again; and indeed, it’s the most wonderful time of the year!  Great parties will be thrown here and there,  fun filled reunions will rekindle old friendships, and the light and festive holiday mood will give chances for new acquaintances and probably new love. Who knows?

Here, then, is your chance to shine, more than anyone else, — in black!  The Christmas season commonly sees the shades of green and red in decorations and in fashion, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. But to stand out in great parties, you need to exude your chic and elegance; and the fastest way to do it is to invoke the power of the perfect black dress.

Do you know that it is imperative for every woman to have that “perfect black dress” in her closet? A woman in a black dress, even in her own whimsical terms, can instantly create an impression of elegance, sophistication, and confidence.

And now, we give you the ten Perfect Black Dresses for the Holiday Season. Indulge!

ELLERY

Feather-Embroidered Structured Dress from Moda Operandi. This feathered confection of a dress from Ellery exhibits softly sculptural pleating around the waist, carving out an hourglass silhouette in black satin. Topped with a frothy plumage of ostrich feathers, this sleeveless evening frock captures elegance with an avant-garde touch.

ELLERY Feather-Embroidered Structured Dress

VALENTINO

Embellished Wool-Blend Dress from Moda Operandi. This long sleeved black wool Valentino dress features a contrast collar and cuffs with cut work and tonal beaded embellishment, and a wrap front construction at the skirt.

VALENTINO Embellished Wool-Blend Dress

GIVENCHY M’O

Exclusive: Stretch Draped Wrap-Effect Fitted Dress on Moda Operandi. Exclusive to Moda Operandi, this black stretch draped Givenchy dress features a high round neck, full-length sleeves, and a layered, wrap-effect silhouette.

GIVENCHY M'O Exclusive- Stretch Draped Wrap-Effect Fitted Dress

NINA RICCI

Bateau Neck Duchesse Satin Dress from Moda Operandi. This short sleeved black Nina Riccidress features a bateau neck, fine pleating at the bustier-style boned bodice, ruching at the back and a back center seam slit.

NINA RICCI Bateau Neck Duchesse Satin Dress

ROCHAS

Jacquard Dress with Velvet Back from Moda Operandi. This short sleeve black jacquard dress from Rochas features a bateau neckline, velvet back panel and front slit.

ROCHAS Jacquard Dress with Velvet Back

SIMONE ROCHA

Tinsel Dress with Draped Side from Moda Operandi. This glitter-flecked wool dress from Simone Rocha features a v-neck, slight cap sleeves, princess seam details, and an asymmetrical cascading drape accent at hip.

SIMONE ROCHA Tinsel Dress with Draped Side

THOM BROWNE

Silk Faille A-Line Dress from Moda Operandi.  This sleeveless silk faille dress from Thom Browne features a round neck, flat front panelling, padding at the hips and shoulders, and a full a-line silhouette.

THOM BROWNE Silk Faille A-Line Dress

ZAC POSEN

Silk Faille Strapless Cocktail Dress from Moda Operandi. This strapless Zac Posen cocktail dress features a full flounce skirt and a raw edge trim at the neckline.

ZAC POSEN Silk Faille Strapless Cocktail Dress

DELPOZO

Wool-Crepe Sculpted Waist Dress from Moda Operandi. This sleeveless wool crepe Delpozo dress features a high round neck, a keyhole at the front and a voluminous pleated skirt with tonal suspended trim at the A-line waist.

DELPOZO Wool-Crepe Sculpted Waist Dress

NINA RICCI

Radzimir and Tulle Dress from Moda Operandi. This sleeveless tulle and tafetta Nina Ricci dress features a shallow asymmetric v-neck, an A-line waist, asymmetric ruching throughout and a deep v-neck at the back.

NINA RICCI Radzimir and Tulle Dress