Wear your little black dress, with head-to-toe black like Sarah Jessica Parker.
Formal dresses can be hard to shop for if you don't know what looks good on you or what level of formality the party requires. Find out about dress codes such as "Black Tie" and "Cocktail," learn celebrity style secrets, shop for formal dresses online and more.
Which formal dress will look best for your special occasion? Browse through 10 styles -- including a halter dress -- that work for most body types now.
Formal hair style doesn't have to mean a stiff updo. A sexy, long hair style is youthful and fresh and looks especially great with a strapless dress. Get inspiration from this runway picture of long, sexy hair and tips for pulling off your formal long hair look.