10 Celebrities Show How to Wear Black Gown and Little Black Dress
By Anit Jyothi GeorgeUpdated On Apr 30, 2019
When some people consider black as a symbol of sadness, some connects it with a sign of elegance. With regard to the clothing, Indians are generally not experimental about their dresses. However, having a black dress is more than a piece of a regular outfit in their wardrobe.
Black is often regarded as a colour of sophistication. Black gowns and dresses have become the essential wardrobe staples for celebrities of Hollywood and Bollywood. From Hollywood’s Angelina Jolie to our young beauty Alia Bhatt, many stars deliver their best in Little Black Dresses (LBDs) and black gowns.
It’s the time to give a classic update on your wardrobe. Every fashionable woman understands the need for a black dress for various occasions. Hence, to complete your style, we bring you the top ten picks of this must-have wardrobe staple, while checking the best celebrity style.
1. Kate Middleton in a Laced Little Black Dress
Oh, what a look! The Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine aka Kate Middleton chose to wear a Temperley London little black dress during the SportsBall event in London. The dress features a black laser cut design overlay with elbow-length sleeves. The Duchess teamed her little black dress with a black suede Jimmy Choo Cosmic Pumps. To add a splash of colour, Kate carried a red Alexander McQueen clutch.
2. Angelina Jolie in a Knee-length Black Peplum Dress
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie appeared in a chic knee-length black dress during a UN Conference. The dress featured peplum waist, sheer neckline and long sleeves. Angie worn simple accessories to complete her look. She just wore a pair of diamond studs and pink pumps.
3. Emma Watson in a Black Gown
She is known for her cutting-edge fashion sense. The actress appeared in a sombre black gown during the premiere of Noah in New York. Hollywood glamour chose to wear Oscar de la Renta gown with a low back in V-shape. Carrying a metallic clutch, she accessorized an intricate gold hand chain, gold rings and diamond ear cuffs to underline her elegance.
4. Aishwarya Rai in Nedret Taciroglu Gown at Vogue Beauty Awards
What a breathtaking beauty! Have you missed her red-carpet look at the Vogue Beauty Awards 2017? The heavenly beauty had made her appearance wearing a black off-shoulder ruffled Nedret Taciroglu outfit. The ravishing embroidery of her cold-shoulder sheer gown simply flatters her body. She wore a bright red lipstick and red pumps. And, she looked gorgeous.
5. Taylor Swift in a Short Sleeves Little Black Dress
Many times, her red-carpet appearance made us go speechless. The young singer attended the launch party of her album Red in New York, wearing a little black dress. The flared vintage dress is paired with sophisticated peep-toe pumps. Her red lips, straight bangs, and a classic braided updo hairstyle completed her look.
6. Priyanka Chopra in a Little Black Dress
Former Miss World and actress, Priyanka Chopra looked smoking hot in this dress during the ‘Mary Kom’ Press Conference at Toronto International Film Festival, 2014. She had opted to wear a chic little black dress by Alice Olivia. The dress featured an asymmetrical hemline along with a leather waistband. With minimal accessories, she completed her look with deep red lips, a bee-hive hairdo and Dior black and metallic pumps.
7. Selena Gomez in Gold Embroidered Black Dress
During the Venice Film Festival at Palazzo del Casino, singer and actress Selena Gomez appeared in a little black dress with gold brocade embroidery. She wore a Dolce & Gabbana long-sleeve frock. She opted to wear a black strappy Jimmy Choo ‘Lance’ sandals and gold Melinda Maria cluster earrings. A loose updo hairstyle and a simple makeup completed her look.
8. Deepika Padukone in McQueen Gown
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone made a breathtaking appearance at the 2014 Screen Awards in India in an Alexander McQueen gown. The long-sleeved dress features a high neck keyhole cut-out collar with gold leave design. She opted to wear a maroon lipstick and dangling earrings. With a puffed ponytail, the actress looked gorgeous in this fishtail gown.
9. Anne Hathway in a Strappy Black Dress
We have seen Anne Hathway wearing many iconic black dresses. She made a classic appearance at Women’s Media Awards 2012 in New York in a knee-length strappy little black dress. The actress chose to wear a Victoria Beckham black dress with black Casadei shoes. To add an edge to her outfit, she painted her nails with red and white nail colours.
10. Sonam Kapoor in an Evening Gown
Indian fashionista and actress Sonam Kapoor makes stunning red carpet appearances everytime. During an event in Mumbai hosted by Pernia Qureshi, she had worn an Ashi Studio Cap Sleeve gown with an off-shoulder neck and high-low hem. Sonam chose a diamond necklace, black clutch and transparent pumps. She gave a ponytail to complete her look.