The 15 Most Flattering Little Black Dresses on the Planet

The 15 Most Flattering Little Black Dresses on the Planet

Look and feel your best in these crazy flattering party dresses.    

By Courtney Thompson

Work parties, neighborhood progressive dinners, New Year’s Eve blowouts—the holidays offer so many excuses to go dress shopping. And while the cocktail frock options are literally endless, little black dresses will always be your most surefire bet. LBDs are iconic for a reason—they flattering on everyone who wears them.

So we’ve gathered up 15 gorgeous options for you to don this winter. For those looking for extra warmth, we’ve got a few selections with long-sleeves, in addition to lots of velvet, lace and both body-con and A-line silhouettes. Basically we’ve got every dress for every body type and budget. The hardest decision you’ll have to make will be which shoe, jewels, and clutch get to come along for the ride.

Laundry by Shelli Segal Ruched Velvet Sheath Dress

BUY FROM: Saks Fifth Avenue, SALE $117 (Regularly $195, 40% Off!)

Ella Moss Cerine Metallic Tiered Keyhole Dress

BUY FROM: Saks Fifth Avenue, SALE $136.80 (Regularly $228, 40% Off!)

French Connection Arrow Dress

BUY FROM: Nordstrom, SALE $82.80 (Regularly $138, 40% Off!)

BB Dakota 'Renley' Lace Fit & Flare Dress

BUY FROM: Nordstrom, SALE $66 (Regularly $88, 25% Off!)

H&M Long-Sleeved Lace Dress

BUY FROM: H&M, $69.99

Mossimo Women’s Lace Sheath Dress

BUY FROM: Target, $27.99

Merula Feather Dress

BUY FROM: Anthropologie, $228

V-Front Bardot Midi Dress Black

BUY FROM: Missguided, $45

Black Halo Jolie Velvet Dress

BUY FROM: Bloomingdales, $398

Aidan Mattox Embellished Tiered Dress

BUY FROM: Bloomingdales, SALE $177 (Regularly $295, 40% Off!)

Flynn Skye Off-Shoulder Dress


BCBGMAXAZRIA Nikita Ruffle-Trim Shift Dress

BUY FROM: Bloomingdales, $268

Ann Taylor Velvet Trim Tiered Halter Dress

BUY FROM: Ann Taylor, $159

Modcloth Soiree Sophistication A-Line Dress

BUY FROM: Modcloth, $79.99

For Love and Lemons Willow Bell Sleeve Dress

BUY FROM: Zappos, $194

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