What to Wear For All Of Your Summer Events & Parties
Summer is prime party time – there are always countless events to attend. Many people graduate school and throw low key or semi-formal graduation parties to celebrate. This can range from a backyard or pool-side party, to a fancy restaurant or location events.
Many weddings, baby showers and other parties often take place over the warm summer months. They may include relaxed BBQ dining, or call for a more formal outfit depending on the dress code, theme and style of event.
Luckily, we have you covered. There are so many beautiful cocktail dresses to select from, each that suit a range of parties and occasions. These will carry you through many events, and are versatile pieces to have in your wardrobe.
If you’re gearing up for a big celebration this summer, it’s essential to get your dress picked out before the day approaches. Now that the new collections are landing in stores, you have a wider range of choice. It’s a great time to get shopping and take the pressure off the day itself.
The newly released JVN cocktail dresses collection includes a diverse selection of designs – including full-on glam sequin designs for nights on the town, Homecoming fit and flare pieces, and pretty printed dresses that are ideal for weddings or other celebrations.
Get inspired for your party by checking out our top picks for a range of events and see what suits your event best.
Perfect for those cooler summer nights, this silver criss-cross dress is relaxed enough to suit a low key event such as a BBQ, pool or beach party. However, it’s dressy and elegant enough to make you feel gorgeous. This stunning design is covered in a gorgeous silver print.
It includes a textured look with a flattering fit and flare silhouette. From behind, an open back shows off some narrow strap detail. This breath-taking dress will look amazing at any summer celebration. It can be styled down with flat strappy sandals and a shoulder bag, or given a more formal twist with heels and a clutch.
Beachy waves in your hair or even a floral crown will give this outfit a festival inspired touch. A polished chignon and chandelier earrings give it a glammed-up twist. This is one of our favorite dresses – because of how flexible it is to style. It will take you through any event effortlessly and has a gorgeous summery vibe.
Whether you’re graduating yourself, or you’re simply attending someone else’s graduation party, the right dress is important. Many graduation parties are quite relaxed, but people still tend to dress up and respect the importance of the milestone.
A short cocktail dress is the perfect look for a graduation party. This ruby red sequin design is so vibrant and fun, with just the right look for a semi-formal party. This design includes simple spaghetti straps, a plunging neckline and flared end.
From behind, this dress is extra special. It includes a lace-up open back with gorgeous red ribbon detailing. Bold and sparkling, this stunning red dress will make you stand out at any graduation party, and can be re-worn on countless nights out!
Attending a wedding requires the perfect dress that suits the location, theme and style of the big day. For most weddings, a short cocktail dress with the right look is the perfect solution.
This taupe dress is one of our favorite choices for a wedding. The style is almost minimalist with a clean and simple look. However, it has a few striking details that set it apart. The gorgeous deep plunging neckline with strap detail is just stunning. The unique color and flattering flared skirt will suit many skin tones and body types.
From behind, this dress has an open back, exposing your back in a very elegant and original way. The silhouette is composed to create a gentle hourglass shape, making it so effortless to wear and complementing your shape perfectly.
To style this dress for a wedding, add white or metallic heels with a matching clutch. Sleek straight hair will look fashion-forward, while a loose up-do will add a touch of romance. A red lip or smoky eye will bring some drama to your beauty look.
NIGHT CLUB/DINNER PARTY
Everyone needs a little black dress. The LBD is your wardrobe workhorse – the dress you can rely on. This sparkling black design is classic, refined and simple, but far from boring or plain. It includes a unique neckline with strap detailing. It’s composed from a comfortable glitter jersey fabric that gives it sparkle and makes it comfortable to wear, too.
From the back, the dress is entirely open to the waistline, showing off your back entirely. This is the ideal night club or dinner party dress. It’s sophisticated, sexy and timeless. It’s easy to style in a variety of ways to revamp it, making it perfect to wear multiple times.
Style with gold or silver heels and a small box clutch for a night on the town. Pair with red velvet stilettos and a shoulder bag for evening dinners or events. This little black dress will never go out of style, and can be easily given a personalized spin through your favorite accessories.