A cocktail dress is an evening dress for ladies to wear at semi-formal occasions. It was in the latter half of the 1940’s that Christian Dior coined the term ‘cocktail dress’ referring to dresses worn in the early evening and especially for cocktail parties. Every woman is expected to have a cocktail dress or two to complete her wardrobe. Originally, they were only in black and called the ‘little black dress’ but nowadays you find them in many different colours. Generally, they are knee length or shorter dresses. The working woman finds it difficult to spare time to go out shopping after a long day at work. It is much easier to sit in the comfort of her home and browse through the internet and look forcheap cocktail dresses usa online. The varieties are just unbelievable. So also are the prices. There are dresses below $ 100 also. There is the alluring “Black Short / Mini-length Strapless A-line Cocktail / Prom Dress” in black, which versatile, because for another occasion, it can be worn with a coatee for that different look. This costs just $ 82.99. For those who prefer colours, there is the lovely lime green “Dramatic Short Empire Sweetheart Daria’s Homecoming / Sweet Sixteen Dress”. This full skirted organza dress has an empire waist detailed in pale pink and a sweetheart bodice. It comes for a low price of $ 81.99 after discount. For those who enjoy showing off their gorgeous figure, there is the “Elegant Sheath / Column Knee-length Strapless Yulia’s Cocktail / Party Dress” made of Elastic woven sating. This dress is very modern and chic and all for just $ 85.99.
These lovely dresses are good for other occasions also. Cheap cocktail dresses for weddings can be used by bridesmaids too. The beautiful red “Lovely A-line Halter Mini-length Homecoming Prom Dress” with the large bow at the waist would make a great bridesmaid dress and is just $ 99.99. For $ 87.49, there is the enchanting golden honey coloured “Sweet A-line Sweetheart Pleats Bodice Knee-length Nastye’s Bridesmaid Dress”. This accentuates the slender legs of girls and the neckline shows off the sexy collarbones. It is a totally chic dress made of chiffon. If deep blue is the colour the bride would wish her bridesmaids to wear, the “Brilliant A-line Spaghetti Straps Knee-length Homecoming / Prom Dress” would be the ideal choice. At $ 90.69, it is a steal and the dress, which is backless and has a lace skirt, is an empire prom dress. It can be used as a cocktail or a prom dress too!
Another reason to buy cocktail dresses online cheap is that it is hassle free and delivered at your doorstep around 2 to 8 calendar days with a 10 to 15 days processing time to tailor the dress to your exact measurements. Even floor length cocktail dresses are available for less than $ 100. For example, the “Charming Ruffles A-line Floor-length Bridesmaid Dress” which can double as a cocktail dress, is available for just $ 86.69. It is short-sleeved and has a sexy deep V-neck. What is more exciting is that they are shipped free of charge.
Cheap Cocktail Dresses For Weddings And Parties