Transitional outfits arrive at L.K. Bennett just in time to take us from one season to the next. So getting the look right is easy with effortlessly pairing of midi skirts, silk blouses, dress and trouser suits. Autumn occasion outfits are all about the detail with ready to wear party dresses boasting feminine flare and nipped in waists. Beautiful designs in green, navy blue, monochrome and blush will add an instant wardrobe refresh.
Edge to Edge Jackets and Trench Coats
You’ll find chic layering and cover ups too with edge to edge styling and waist cinching belts. Classics such as trench inspired suede coats works well with all your best outfits. Slip over body sculpting dresses and heels or keep it simple with off duty flats and slim leg trousers. Collections also include military jackets with gold buttons, Crombie styles and double breasted leather coats.
Cream Tweed Pencil Skirt Suits
The new range is ready to take centre stage with investment pieces crafted from the most opulent fabric. Designs combine original prints, signature detailing and rich colours to perfection. Occasion dresses showcase unparalleled attention to detail with intricate and subtle embellishment for after dark elegance. For more polished styles to take you from desk to dinner there’s the laurel cream tweed skirt suit. The flattering pencil skirt finishes elegantly to the knee while the coordinating jacket is collarless with fringed edges. Simply elevate your evening look with L K Bennett leather courts and matching clutch.
There’s something timeless and incredibly alluring about silk. The ultra flirtatious fabric combined with elegant styling is always going to turn heads. Look out for sheer chiffon layers, billowy sleeves, handkerchief hemlines and shimmering embellishment. Romantic calf length full skirts and flowing dresses are cut to flatter to make a statement wherever you go.
Tailored to be feminine, you’ll find everything from stand out dress suits to beautifully crafted dresses and more. So it’s no wonder Hobbs is the sought after brand for special event dressing and ideal destination for a modern Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom. New 2017 occasionwear includes the Viv Dress and jacket in shimmering oyster. A gorgeous silk creation in soft pastel hues for spring summer occasions. The dress features a white floral lace bodice and pretty bow detailing to the front. Its matching jacket sports a chic Peter Pan collar and attractive buttons. For head to toe wedding coordination team with nude courts, chain clutch and wide brim fascinator.
Exquisite fabrics, attention to detail from fit to finish along with well thought out designs is what makes the Hobbs brand so unique. Which is why season after season expect to see exceptional tailoring, enviable occasion-wear and perfect party pieces. SS17 collections boast elegantly adorned and light layered chiffon fit and flare dresses for wedding guests and bridesmaids. Contemporary shorter length adult bridesmaid dresses along with traditional maxi lengths available come in an array of wedding colours. We love the soft mint, light blue, navy, confetti pink and multi ivory prints.
By Invitation Limited Edition Occasionwear
The By Invitation Limited-Edition collection is a definite must-have if you want to feel special. The selection of occasionwear specially designed to get you noticed feature intricate embellishment and hand painted florals. Discover gold and silver evening gowns and party dresses intricately embellished with diamante blossoms and netted fabric. For vintage appeal step back in time with a 1920’s inspired dress with softly pleated skirt and contrasting overlay top. Equally as stunning is the Juliette dress, with a trailing Japanese blossom print in blush pink. A true masterpiece with its hand painted design and full flared skirt giving a form flattering silhouette.
Updating your occasionwear wardrobe has never been easier with fabulous Hobbs dresses, matching jackets and boleros all in one place. Best of all you can have fun colour matching from the range of luxury heels and go-with-everything neutral clutch bags. Complement your outfit with a pair of high heel court shoes, slingbacks or for a balance of comfort and elegance choose a classic low heel. Finally complete your wedding or day at the races look with a fancy hat or disc fascinator.
Ariella London Collection
Fabulously flamboyant long dresses from Ariella London really set the scene for gala affairs and evening occasions. Original modern styles, shapes and beautifully embellished fabrics that demand attention is key to the success of these Oscar winning outfits. Whether you want to dazzle in sequins or make a graceful entrance in lace, silk and chiffon there’s a glamour dress for every event. The range includes cocktail dresses, party outfits, bridesmaid dresses and evening gowns for the Mother of the Bride with elegant cover ups, boleros and beaded stoles.
Full Length Evening Gowns
The Amya full length sleeveless gown comes in deep merlot red, decorated with intricate swirls of sequins and beads throughout with a sheer bodice and a boat neckline. The Nahla dress is cut to a flattering shape in black and nude with an Empire line design, V-neck and low back. For a feminine look that is sure to turn heads there is the Karla gown in blush pink. Crafted from a lightweight fabric adorned with delicate beadwork and sequins. A gently flared mesh skirt adds movement to this piece, just add heels and matching box clutch for a show stopping look.
Cocktail Party and Prom Style Dresses
Floor sweeping gowns to shorter dress lengths, the Ariella range is ready to impress. The stunning collection has an exquisite sense of style to make a woman look and feel beautiful. Designed for a flattering fit knee length dresses are perfect for the cocktail hour and to show off a pair of strappy sandals. Key looks that are dependably chic include off the shoulder prom dresses, wrap over and shift styles, pencil and ruffle short swing dresses. Florals and shimmering hues in emerald, champagne, gold, wine, silver and navy ring the changes as the party season approaches.
Chiffon Bridesmaid Dresses
From soft chiffon fabrics to opulent beaded creations you’re sure to find a unique style for a bridesmaid dress. Lilac, mint green and dusky pink maxi dresses a popular choice for a wedding come in a variety of finishes. The short bridesmaid dress Alia features a gathered bust with chantilly lace inserts on the shoulders and waist embellished with sequins. Style Marnie is a longer version and both are finished with a lace self tie belt.
Hobbs Mother of the Bride Outfits
Discover understated elegance at Hobbs occasionwear boutique where you will find 2015 style guides for Mother of the Bride, bridesmaid and wedding guests. With a nod to royal influence this season’s collection 4 comes in unique shades of verdigris, white gold and bluebell. The charming colour inspiration takes its cue from the pretty painted walls inside Queen Charlottes’s Cottage at Kew gardens. This exclusive collection features luxurious blue green shimmer fabrics perfect for special event dressing. Complete wedding looks, tailored trouser suits, occasion dress and jacket outfits with matching accessories for a polished finished.
For a modern edge to your occasionwear wardrobe add the sleek Courtier slim leg evening trousers to your collection. Crafted from the same shimmering silk wool fabric as the dress and matching jacket. These tailored trousers are a great investment piece to extend your outfit options and can be dressed up with a silk floral blouse and heels or teamed with the coordinating jacket. Details include pressed front creases and tapered shape for a leg lengthening look. Colour: Verdi green, inside leg length: 73cm
Wool Silk Dress and Matching Jacket
For the ultimate in chic you can’t beat the sophisticated cut of a shift dress. A classic look that works well in so many ways. Wear with narrow belt to cinch in the waist, the matching jacket for a refined two piece outfit or simply wear the dress on its own with coordinating accessories. The Courtier silk wool dress and jacket is an ideal wedding guest outfit that features a subtle sheen that strikes just the right note when it comes to occasion dressing. The cropped Courtier jacket features a single button fastening, 3/4 sleeves, peaked lapel and rounded hem.
Princess Elizabeth Jacquard Dress
Make an entrance in a Hobbs dress and feel fabulous from top to toe. The Elizabeth jacquard dress is sleeveless with a two tone rich floral design. Whatever your preference in style there’s cowl neck, shift, flared and bias cut midi dresses in the most romantic florals in shades of blue green and off white. For a summer cover-up there’s a printed bluebell cardigan, trench coat and pretty silk scarf to drape about the shoulders. Ladylike accessories include slim leather belts with decorative bow, stylish metallic slingbacks with kitten heels and patent leather evening bags.
Hobbs Lace Dress Two Piece Outfit
A chic combination however you wear it. The Hobbs Rosella lace dress is an elegantly finished piece that performs perfectly with both the matching coat and jacket. A dress that never fails to flatter with its classic cut, gently sculpted waist and attached lace overlay. Crafted in silk wool in harmonious tones of oyster-beige achieves a gorgeous subtle sheen. The sheer bodice is embroidered in silver and features delicate lace sleeves with scalloped trims. Style with nude accessories or highlight the metallics with a sleek pair of silver suede court shoes.
Silk Wool Oyster Beige Wedding Coat
For a seriously sophisticated ensemble team the Rosella dress with matching outerwear. The silk wool oyster beige event coat offers an enviable look with its ladylike length, invisible hook and eye fastenings and collarless design. The ideal match for a two piece wedding guest outfit. Alternately, pair the dress with matching tailored jacket. A romantic choice that feels luxurious to wear and enhances your silhouette. The Rosella occasion jacket features 3/4 sleeves, shaped waist detail, three covered button fastening and peaked lapel.
Dress and Jacket Outfits
A dress and jacket or dress with coordinating bolero is a must have addition for your occasion-wear wardrobe. Opt for polished figure flattering styles for the grandest entrance for the cocktail hour, a reception, dinner date or evening at the theatre. Designs with an easy modern edge that’s chic around the clock include a striking collection of dresses, boleros, shoes, clutch, jackets and coat in china blue.
Hobbs 2015 Occasionwear
New season arrivals will have you looking and feeling fabulous, whatever the occasion. Luxury separates combine to bring effortless event styling with sophisticated wedding guest and Mother of the Bride outfits. The line up coming soon for 2015 embraces the feminine side of fashion so celebrated in occasion wear this season. Graceful fit and flare dresses, romantic lace and embellishment along with tonal heels, clutch and boleros in a range of easy to style shades. Colours to look forward to include orange and wedgwood blue.
New Season Collections
The most desirable dresses in the season’s hottest hues awaits with statement shoes and bags to match. New arrivals at L.K Bennett are alive with zingy and vibrant colours in a mix of lace, crepe and silky fabrics. The newest range include expertly cut sheathe dresses designed to enhance the silhouette with side panels and cinched in waists. Fabulous dress shapes from the timeless shift and shirt dresses to fitted cocktail and embellished evening dresses.
Finch Lace Sleeveless Dress
The Finch Lace dress is an elegant knee length option in black and cream. It features a double layer French lace bodice over a gently flaring skirt. The clever design creates the illusion of a chic two piece outfit and the open back adds an extra dimension showing a glimpse of the under-layer beneath. Team with black strappy shoes and envelope clutch for ultimate evening glam. Alternatively try the Kareena suede block heel court with pointed toe and cute bow in ballerina pink.
Blossom Print Silk Dress, Ballerina
The chicest take on the T-shirt dress and one not to be missed, a silk short sleeve style with a playful daisy like print and black sash belt. Wear tied to define the waist or loose with pointed ankle boots, crew neck cardigan for a casual look with an ultra modern edge. The fully lined straight dress also boasts ruching at the shoulders, boat neck and black panel sides.
Rosa Ditsy Blue Flora Print Dress
A bold beauty in a dynamic Aurora floral print offers incredible day to night polish. The Rosa Ditsy Flora print dress is a beautifully cut shimmering shift style. Features include mid length sleeves, tie waist and knee skimming length for modest coverage for smarter events, weddings and formal functions. Pick your footwear in complementary hues for a stand out finish against the striking palette of cobalt blue, navy and purple.
Smart styles continue to impress with full pleated flared skirts crafted in silk and cotton perfect for adding an on trend accent to your wardrobe. Tuck in an understated top or showy blouse to suit both on and off duty looks. Stretch cowl neck vests, lacy shell tops and sleeveless shirts paired with pencil skirts or tailored trousers create office chic in an instant.