It is party season, so it is time to look gorgeous in vintage evening dresses. From the sexy beaded flapper dresses to the sleek Hollywood gown and full ball gowns. Here are some examples of old fashioned evening gown for you. Formal dresses of the 20s were known for their exquisite hand beaded gowns; a tea length bead and chiffon dresses were floating layers of elegance.
In the 30s, the dressed were long, sleek and sexy; made of silk or satin and were cut on the bias which means that the design naturally hugged every curve of the body. In the 40s, formal evening gown was glamorous; dresses could be short, but were mostly long with layers of gathered chiffon that hung down from the high waist. Formal prom dresses in 50s were huge volumes of layered tulle and strapless princess cut bodice and were often floor length or tea length. And now let’s have a look at these 42 pictures of glamour old-fashioned evening gown to inspire you.