Being fashion-forward can also happen when wearing a really good fashion piece from the past
Wearing something vintage for the evening? Going with something black for the night is a wise idea. But remember to keep the accessories to a bare minimum because there is already too much history in the clothes for the look to be any more precious.
Tom Ford for Gucci black dress, F / W 2004 at 1stdibs
This little black dress is just perfect to look sultry for the evening; wear it with a pair of black high heels and drop earrings to look like a million bucks.
Thierry Mugler black crepe dress with sheer bodice, 1990s at 1stdibs
Elegant but brash, the black dress boasts appliques on its sheer bodice; wear it with a pair of high heeled peep-toes to pull off a strong and feminine look for the night.
Yves Saint Laurent red dress with black trim, 1990s at 1stdibs
Strikingly red, with standout black details, the dress is ideal for cultured evenings; wear it with a pair of black pumps.
Alexander McQueen Runway Sheer Black Plunging Asymmetrical Dress, F / W 1997 at 1stdibs
The black dress features a plunging neckline but the dress itself is rather professional-looking and exudes an idea of raw power; wear it with a pair of strappy black high heels and carry a clutch.