An extremely formal, traditional invitation is not appropriate for a five-year-old's princess birthday sleepover, and likewise a martini-glass shaped lime green note is not appropriate for a black-tie evening wedding.
The level of formality of the event/occasion: Designer dresses are available in a range from less-formal frocks appropriate for more casual special events to very formal gowns for black-tie affairs.
This doesn't mean black-tie formal, but the breezy sheath that would have been appropriate for the afternoon setting should be replaced by a longer hemline and, in general, more coverage.
Maybe. After my Cover Girl eye shadow review, I could see myself wearing it if I had some place really fancy to go, like a black-tie event or formal dinner.
Though the word casual is often synonymous with "beach wedding" in many guests' heads, more and more beach weddings are becoming elegant black-tie affairs.
Women's summer social dresses are not worn for extremely formal evenings such as black-tie affairs, but lighter events such as festivals and dances.
Wording should be formal if the reception is a black-tie affair, while casual invitation wording is perfect for an afternoon backyard reception.
Suitable for anything from a semi-formal to a black-tie function, an evening dress is meant to make you look sophisticated and elegant.
Unless the boy is attending a black-tie affair, he should be allowed to have some options in shoes, socks and his tie.
Moonlit dinner cruises or a black-tie dinner followed by the theater are just some of Gemini's favorite date nights.