Spend your weekends dreaming of ball gowns? Yeah, us too! You can pretty much guarantee if we’re attending an event we’ll be wearing a ball gown. With our growing obsession to this classic silhouette, it was only natural that designer Ashley Lauren added some incredible new ball gowns to this fall’s collection. She was inspired to modernize the classic silhouette so not only does your ball gown accentuate your curves but also makes a statement. See some of our favorites, and Ashley Lauren’s personal styling tips below:
Ashley Lauren’s Styling Tips: “This geometric ball gown is one of my personal favorites. I love the metallic gold details. Plus. the cap sleeve and belted waist perfectly accentuate your curves. I recommend pairing this dress with gold earrings and a classic black pump. For more drama add a large necklace.”
Velvet or Velvet?
Ashley Lauren’s Styling Tips: “Velvet is one of my favorite fabrics for fall and winter. This ball gown screams red carpet or holiday party. I recommend styling it with pearls. I’m picturing pearl studs and ropes of pearl necklaces.”
Blush & Gold
Ashley Lauren’s Styling Tips: “My favorite part of this ball gown is the beaded belt. The crystals are set like diamonds making this dress look incredibly rich. Pair this dress with gold, gold and more gold.”
Ashley Lauren’s Styling Tips: “I love a modern take on a classic silhouette (which is exactly what inspired me to create this dress). When accessorizing this ball gown go for silvers and add pops of royal blue.”