Going Out Dresses, Maxi Dresses, Eveningwear

There’s a sea of styles and colours throughout the spring, summer, autumn and winter line up of occasion dresses. You’ll find floral, paisley multi prints, 2 in 1 styles, shift dresses and long flowing maxis, plus wrap over jersey dresses, elegant eveningwear and party dresses. Every season has its favourite style and trend that offers a dress to suit everyone. The latest fashion frenzy channels iconic looks from the fifties with inspired prom dresses. nipped in waists and full gathered skirts. We hope you like our selection of occasion dresses.

Choose your style…


Occasion Dress Collection

Powder Pink Ruch/Bead Trim Mesh Dress

Powder Pink Ruch/Bead Trim Mesh Dress

Chesca

 

£275.00

More Details

Michaela Louisa Blush Pink ¾ Sleeve Lace Maxi Dress

Michaela Louisa Blush Pink ¾ Sleeve Lace Maxi Dress

Chesca

 

£220.00

More Details

Alecia Pink Cotton Dress

Alecia Pink Cotton Dress

L.K. Bennett

was: £350.00

£175.00

More Details

Floral Print Cold Shoulder Maxi Dress

Floral Print Cold Shoulder Maxi Dress

Roman Originals

 

£70.00

More Details

Damsel in a Dress Grid Lace Dress, Cherry

Damsel in a Dress Grid Lace Dress, Cherry

John Lewis

was: £89.00

£69.00

More Details

Mascara Lace and chiffon cocktail dress

Mascara Lace and chiffon cocktail dress

Navabi

 

£175.99

More Details

Lilac Lace Shift Dress

Lilac Lace Shift Dress

Mint Velvet

 

£179.00

More Details

Verity Cream Cotton Silk Dress

Verity Cream Cotton Silk Dress

L.K. Bennett

was: £525.00

£249.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Taupe Candace Sequin Embroidery Dress

Gina Bacconi Taupe Candace Sequin Embroidery Dress

Chesca

 

£320.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Embellished Pleat Dress, Navy

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Embellished Pleat Dress, Navy

John Lewis

 

£249.00

More Details

FRANK LYMAN Black/White Crochet Lace Dress

FRANK LYMAN Black/White Crochet Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£260.00

More Details

M&S Collection Lace Sheath Short Sleeve Bodycon Midi Dress

M&S Collection Lace Sheath Short Sleeve Bodycon Midi Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£79.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Lace 3/4 Sleeve Dress, Navy

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Lace 3/4 Sleeve Dress, Navy

John Lewis

 

£169.00

More Details

Raishma Embellish Frill Gown, Silver

Raishma Embellish Frill Gown, Silver

John Lewis

was: £480.00

£349.00

More Details

Damsel in a dress Furi Dress, Fuchsia

Damsel in a dress Furi Dress, Fuchsia

John Lewis

was: £75.00

£59.00

More Details

Mascara Floral embroidered evening gown

Mascara Floral embroidered evening gown

Navabi

 

£223.99

More Details

Gina Bacconi Taupe Debra Floral Print Dress

Gina Bacconi Taupe Debra Floral Print Dress

Chesca

 

£180.00

More Details

Piper Colour Block Maxi Dress

Piper Colour Block Maxi Dress

Coast

 

£95.40

More Details

Sculpted Dropped Hem Dress

Sculpted Dropped Hem Dress

Ted Baker

 

£215.00

More Details

Floral Placement Maxi Dress

Floral Placement Maxi Dress

Roman Originals

 

£70.00

More Details

Tomato Lace Shift Dress

Tomato Lace Shift Dress

Mint Velvet

 

£179.00

More Details

Kirsten Krog Embellished asymmetric cocktail dress

Kirsten Krog Embellished asymmetric cocktail dress

Navabi

 

£199.99

More Details

Autograph Ruffle Cuff 3/4 Sleeve Bodycon Midi Dress

Autograph Ruffle Cuff 3/4 Sleeve Bodycon Midi Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£69.00

More Details

Cold Shoulder Floral Dress

Cold Shoulder Floral Dress

Karen Millen

was: £225.00

£110.00

More Details

Tomato Asymmetric Peplum Dress

Tomato Asymmetric Peplum Dress

Mint Velvet

 

£149.00

More Details

Pretty Frill Chiffon Dress

Pretty Frill Chiffon Dress

Roman Originals

was: £60.00

£40.00

More Details

Floral Print Split Chiffon Dress

Floral Print Split Chiffon Dress

Roman Originals

 

£60.00

More Details

Lace Sleeve Dress

Lace Sleeve Dress

Karen Millen

was: £235.00

£115.00

More Details

M&S Collection Detachable Straps Pleated Maxi Dress

M&S Collection Detachable Straps Pleated Maxi Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£69.00

More Details

Ariel Embellished Dress

Ariel Embellished Dress

Phase Eight

 

£285.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Navy Rosalyn Floral Print Dress

Gina Bacconi Navy Rosalyn Floral Print Dress

Chesca

 

£180.00

More Details

Damsel in a Dress Eira Animal Lace Dress, Champagne

Damsel in a Dress Eira Animal Lace Dress, Champagne

John Lewis

was: £89.00

£69.00

More Details

Raishma Ella Embroidered Gown, Charcoal

Raishma Ella Embroidered Gown, Charcoal

John Lewis

was: £350.00

£299.00

More Details

 
Loretta Maxi Dress Pink Women Boden, Pink

Loretta Maxi Dress Pink Women Boden, Pink

Boden

 

£300.00

More Details

Carlotta Kimono Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Carlotta Kimono Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Boden

 

£300.00

More Details

Allegra Midi Dress Yellow Women Boden, Yellow

Allegra Midi Dress Yellow Women Boden, Yellow

Boden

 

£250.00

More Details

Jemima Ruffle Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Jemima Ruffle Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Boden

 

£250.00

More Details

Beatrix Dress Multi Women Boden, Multi

Beatrix Dress Multi Women Boden, Multi

Boden

 

£250.00

More Details

Cornelia Wrap Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Cornelia Wrap Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Boden

 

£250.00

More Details

Agnes Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Agnes Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Boden

 

£250.00

More Details

Winifred Midi Dress Black Women Boden, Black

Winifred Midi Dress Black Women Boden, Black

Boden

was: £280.00

£224.00

More Details

Averie Silk Dress Blue Women Boden, Blue

Averie Silk Dress Blue Women Boden, Blue

Boden

 

£198.00

More Details

Winifred Midi Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Winifred Midi Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Boden

was: £280.00

£196.00

More Details

Winifred Midi Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Winifred Midi Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Boden

was: £280.00

£196.00

More Details

Marjorie Organza Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Marjorie Organza Dress Ivory Women Boden, Ivory

Boden

 

£180.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

Gina Bacconi Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

John Lewis

 

£290.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jolene Crepe And Lace Cape Dress

Gina Bacconi Jolene Crepe And Lace Cape Dress

John Lewis

 

£370.00

More Details

M&S Collection Swirl Lace Short Sleeve Bodycon Dress

M&S Collection Swirl Lace Short Sleeve Bodycon Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£79.00

More Details

Chatsworth Bloom Dress Coat

Chatsworth Bloom Dress Coat

Ted Baker

 

£279.00

More Details

Chatsworth Jacquard Off-shoulder Dress

Chatsworth Jacquard Off-shoulder Dress

Ted Baker

 

£239.00

More Details

Chatsworth Jacquard Ruffle Dress

Chatsworth Jacquard Ruffle Dress

Ted Baker

 

£199.00

More Details

Chesca Blue Flower Floral Print Mesh Dress & Jacket

Chesca Blue Flower Floral Print Mesh Dress & Jacket

Chesca

 

£225.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Flamingo Flora Crepe And Chiffon Dress

Gina Bacconi Flamingo Flora Crepe And Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£250.00

More Details

M&S Collection Embroidered Jersey Shift Dress

M&S Collection Embroidered Jersey Shift Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£49.50

More Details

M&S Collection Textured Jersey Bodycon Dress

M&S Collection Textured Jersey Bodycon Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£69.00

More Details

Sleeveless Floral Fit and Flare Dress

Sleeveless Floral Fit and Flare Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £110.00

£66.00

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Jayne Dress, Silver/Grey

Fenn Wright Manson Jayne Dress, Silver/Grey

John Lewis

was: £174.00

£124.00

More Details

Floral Embroidered Mesh Dress

Floral Embroidered Mesh Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £120.00

£72.00

More Details

Carly Dress Raspberry Multi

Carly Dress Raspberry Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£159.00

More Details

Gabriella Embroidered Lace Dress

Gabriella Embroidered Lace Dress

Monsoon UK

was: £139.00

£99.00

More Details

Isme Oriental Embroidered Dress

Isme Oriental Embroidered Dress

Monsoon UK

 

£129.00

More Details

Sissinghurst Dress Navy Multi

Sissinghurst Dress Navy Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£159.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Shirt Dress, Yellow

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Shirt Dress, Yellow

John Lewis

 

£159.00

More Details

Samantha Print Dress

Samantha Print Dress

Monsoon UK

was: £119.00

£89.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Pleated Dress, Gerbera

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Pleated Dress, Gerbera

John Lewis

 

£129.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Metallic Jacquard Beaded Dress, Ivory

Gina Bacconi Metallic Jacquard Beaded Dress, Ivory

John Lewis

was: £175.00

£125.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Demelza Dress and Cape, Antique Rose

Gina Bacconi Demelza Dress and Cape, Antique Rose

John Lewis

 

£320.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Judith Floral Jacquard Dress

Gina Bacconi Judith Floral Jacquard Dress

John Lewis

 

£250.00

More Details

Chesca Embroidered Beaded Dress, Rose Pink

Chesca Embroidered Beaded Dress, Rose Pink

John Lewis

 

£275.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Demelza Dress And Cape, Flamingo Pink

Gina Bacconi Demelza Dress And Cape, Flamingo Pink

John Lewis

 

£320.00

More Details

Sleeveless Floral Print Dress

Sleeveless Floral Print Dress

Roman Originals

 

£48.00

More Details

Orange Floral Lace Dress

Orange Floral Lace Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £120.00

£72.00

More Details

Floral Print Dress

Floral Print Dress

Roman Originals

was: £48.00

£35.00

More Details

Sleeveless Fit and Flare Floral Dress

Sleeveless Fit and Flare Floral Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £110.00

£66.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Blue/Pink Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

Gina Bacconi Blue/Pink Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

Chesca

 

£290.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Navy Niamh Lace And Chiffon Dress

Gina Bacconi Navy Niamh Lace And Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£290.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Pink Clarabelle Crepe And Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Pink Clarabelle Crepe And Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£280.00

More Details

L.K.Bennett Eve Metallic Jacquard Dress

L.K.Bennett Eve Metallic Jacquard Dress

John Lewis

 

£425.00

More Details

L.K.Bennett Jesse Polka Dot Dress, Multi

L.K.Bennett Jesse Polka Dot Dress, Multi

John Lewis

 

£225.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

Gina Bacconi Jacquelin Dress And Chiffon Cape

John Lewis

 

£290.00

More Details

Navy/Cobalt/Ivory Cornelli Emb Mesh Dress

Navy/Cobalt/Ivory Cornelli Emb Mesh Dress

Chesca

 

£255.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Silver Mist Clarabelle Crepe And Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Silver Mist Clarabelle Crepe And Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£280.00

More Details

Royal Chrysanthemum Dress Oyster Multi

Royal Chrysanthemum Dress Oyster Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£279.00

More Details

Chesca Layered Jacquard Dress, Rose Pink

Chesca Layered Jacquard Dress, Rose Pink

John Lewis

 

£124.00

More Details

Lilah Dress Orange Multi

Lilah Dress Orange Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£179.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Colette Dress and Cape, China Blue

Gina Bacconi Colette Dress and Cape, China Blue

John Lewis

 

£250.00

More Details

Floral Print Cold Shoulder Dress

Floral Print Cold Shoulder Dress

Roman Originals

 

£48.00

More Details

Floral Print Dress

Floral Print Dress

Roman Originals

 

£48.00

More Details

Caylana Poppy Floral Dress

Caylana Poppy Floral Dress

Phase Eight

 

£130.00

More Details

Bethania Floral Dress

Bethania Floral Dress

Phase Eight

 

£130.00

More Details

Floral Print Pleated Dress

Floral Print Pleated Dress

Roman Originals

 

£48.00

More Details

Drake Print Scuba Shift Dress

Drake Print Scuba Shift Dress

Coast

 

£79.20

More Details

Moira Dress Orange Multi

Moira Dress Orange Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£149.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Fit And Flare Dress, Navy

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Fit And Flare Dress, Navy

John Lewis

 

£159.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Sequin accent chiffon overlay dress

Gina Bacconi Sequin accent chiffon overlay dress

Navabi

 

£195.99

More Details

navabi Elegant A-line crepe dress

navabi Elegant A-line crepe dress

Navabi

 

£159.99

More Details

Hermann Lange Leaf print chiffon dress

Hermann Lange Leaf print chiffon dress

Navabi

 

£175.99

More Details

Hermann Lange 2-in-1 chiffon dress

Hermann Lange 2-in-1 chiffon dress

Navabi

 

£151.99

More Details

Floral Garden Pique Fit and Flare Dress

Floral Garden Pique Fit and Flare Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £95.00

£57.00

More Details

Hermann Lange Embroidered tulle dress

Hermann Lange Embroidered tulle dress

Navabi

 

£199.99

More Details

Springtime Floral Cotton Dress

Springtime Floral Cotton Dress

Laura Ashley

was: £85.00

£51.00

More Details


Colour Block Illusion Dresses

Petite & Plus Size Panel Dresses

 

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

John Lewis

 

£170.00

More Details

Stretch Colour Block Dress

Stretch Colour Block Dress

Roman Originals

was: £40.00

£25.00

More Details

Adrianna Papell Crepe Colorblock Dress, Blush/Ivory

Adrianna Papell Crepe Colorblock Dress, Blush/Ivory

John Lewis

 

£110.00

More Details

M&S Collection Colour Block Bodycon Dress

M&S Collection Colour Block Bodycon Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£45.00

More Details

Damsel in a dress Colourblock Maxi Dress, Navy/Ivory

Damsel in a dress Colourblock Maxi Dress, Navy/Ivory

John Lewis

was: £79.00

£59.00

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Clementine Dress, Multi

Fenn Wright Manson Clementine Dress, Multi

John Lewis

was: £129.00

£90.00

More Details

Adela Dress Ivry Nvy Coblt

Adela Dress Ivry Nvy Coblt

Hobbs Ltd

 

£159.00

More Details

Betty Barclay Lace Dress, Black/White

Betty Barclay Lace Dress, Black/White

John Lewis

 

£140.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

John Lewis

 

£170.00

More Details

Contrast Pleated Panel Maxi Dress

Contrast Pleated Panel Maxi Dress

Ted Baker

 

£239.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Maddison Jacquard Block Dress, Black/White

Gina Bacconi Maddison Jacquard Block Dress, Black/White

John Lewis

 

£230.00

More Details

M&S Collection Colour Block 3/4 Sleeve Bodycon Dress

M&S Collection Colour Block 3/4 Sleeve Bodycon Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£45.00

More Details

Colour Block Shift Dress

Colour Block Shift Dress

Roman Originals

was: £40.00

£30.00

More Details

Damsel in a dress Canter Dress, Multi

Damsel in a dress Canter Dress, Multi

John Lewis

was: £89.00

£75.00

More Details

Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Dress

Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Dress

Chesca

 

£230.00

More Details

Monochrome Colour Block Dress

Monochrome Colour Block Dress

Roman Originals

 

£40.00

More Details

French Connection Manhattan Colourblock Dress, Royal Scarlet/Black

French Connection Manhattan Colourblock Dress, Royal Scarlet/Black

John Lewis

was: £90.00

£48.00

More Details

Piper Colour Block Maxi Dress

Piper Colour Block Maxi Dress

Coast

 

£95.40

More Details

Reiss Willa - Block-colour Shift Dress in Offwhite/Black, Womens

Reiss Willa - Block-colour Shift Dress in Offwhite/Black, Womens

Reiss

 

£180.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Lauren Scuba Dress, Multi

Gina Bacconi Lauren Scuba Dress, Multi

John Lewis

was: £170.00

£136.00

More Details

Hugo Boss Danouk 1 colour block shift dress, Blue

Hugo Boss Danouk 1 colour block shift dress, Blue

House of Fraser

was: £351.00

£245.70

More Details

Gina Bacconi Ruby Block Dress, Black/White

Gina Bacconi Ruby Block Dress, Black/White

John Lewis

 

£220.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

Gina Bacconi Jade Two Tone Dress

John Lewis

 

£170.00

More Details

M&S Collection Colour Block Wrap Midi Dress

M&S Collection Colour Block Wrap Midi Dress

Marks and Spencer

 

£45.00

More Details

Teresa Jacket Navy Chartreuse

Teresa Jacket Navy Chartreuse

Hobbs Ltd

 

£159.00

More Details

Teresa Coat Chartreuse Navy

Teresa Coat Chartreuse Navy

Hobbs Ltd

 

£199.00

More Details

Chesca Contrast Pintuck Dress, Navy/Ivory

Chesca Contrast Pintuck Dress, Navy/Ivory

John Lewis

was: £220.00

£125.00

More Details

Elspeth Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Elspeth Dress Navy Women Boden, Navy

Boden

was: £130.00

£65.00

More Details

Teresa Dress Navy Chartreuse

Teresa Dress Navy Chartreuse

Hobbs Ltd

 

£149.00

More Details

Belinda Dress Blue Multi

Belinda Dress Blue Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£139.00

More Details

Serena Dress Ivory Navy

Serena Dress Ivory Navy

Hobbs Ltd

was: £129.00

£99.00

More Details

Winser London Miracle Flared Dress

Winser London Miracle Flared Dress

John Lewis

 

£99.00

More Details

Online Exclusive Tapework Floral Dress

Online Exclusive Tapework Floral Dress

Roman Originals

was: £65.00

£28.00

More Details

Winifred Midi Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Winifred Midi Dress Green Women Boden, Green

Boden

was: £280.00

£196.00

More Details

Figure Flattering Slimming Outfits

By adding panels to a simple shift dress designers have come up with an extremely effective optical illusion.
Figure flattering styles to look out for are colour block, panelled, ottoman and tiered jersey dresses plus the iconic bandage body-con.

Find a selection of eye-catching creations from Alexon, Viyella, Coast, Precis Petite, Just Last Season, Reiss, Anna Scholz and Ann Harvey. Take a look at the latest colour block slimming dresses >>

Day to Evening Wedding Dress Styles

Favourite dresses include modern and ultra feminine styles for day and evening glamour. Figure flattering gathers, pleating detail and shape enhancing seams in all the right places. Matching bolero jackets, clutch bags and other essential accessories can also be found to complete the look.

Hobbs Dress Suits and Jackets

Trendy outfits for a wedding event can be found at high street stores such as Hobbs, Monsoon, Reiss, Coast and Phase Eight. They have a delightful selection of dreamy going out dresses for day to night events. There are more traditional styles from Windsmoor, Jacques Vert and Planet. If you are looking for a touch of glamour look to Damsel in a Dress, Gina Bacconi and Adrianna Papell.


Chesca Occasionwear
Chesca Occasionwear