The Strapless Little Black Dress is an Elegant Choice for Sexy Actresses

Sofia Vergara in a black strapless dress and high heels
Sofia Vergara in a black strapless dress and high heels

The black strapless dress may very well be the most elegant and sophisticated item that a woman can wear. The bare skin of a woman's shoulder and even upper back are underrated for their potential for beauty. There is something very lovely to see a woman's hair fall over her bare shoulders. Many women prefer to elongate their neck and show sweep their hair on top of their head. Either look is elegant. For some women they enjoy the sex appeal that a strapless dress brings while others may need courage to wear such a dress. It is obviously very revealing both in the front and the back. Typically cleavage is displayed in an appealing manner.

A black strapless dress is perfect for those fancy evening events. Many young women prefer a strapless dress for attending their school prom. This has been fashion staple for many years. The style continues to more formal events as you may notice at celebrity award events. The black strapless dress is still just as popular today as it has been for many years past.

Women with slim and fit shoulders wear the strapless dress nicely. If you decide this type of dress is to your liking then you will want to make sure that you firm and tighten up the upper body. High rep shoulder, arm and chest exercise will create a toned and fit look without having bulky and bulging muscles. If you are going to wear a strapless dress the natural instinct is to look at a woman's upper body. This is particularly true if the hair is swept on top of the head.

How to Wear a Strapless Dress

If you choose to exercise to get a fit and firm look then the idea is to do a lot of repetitions versus a lot of weight. You want to build muscle tone and burn fat without appearing like ma muscle bound stud. This will serve a woman nicely when they wear the strapless dress. The attention will be placed right at the bare skin from shoulder to shoulder. Additionally the upper back will receive a glance or two as well. This is true if you have swept your hair to the top of your head. The black strapless dress bares and hides virtually nothing.

This brings us to hairstyles for women wearing a strapless dress. Long flowing hair looks nice as it cascades across the shoulders. However if you have a long beautiful neck as well as shapely shoulders then you may want to sweep your hair up to allow for a nice view of your bare shoulders. This is the beauty of a strapless dress in that it allows for an elegant view of a beautiful woman.

There are many colors that look amazing with a strapless dress but the little black dress is perhaps the most functional, elegant and sophisticated. A black strapless dress will go nicely to most any event.

The length of the strapless dress is one of personal choice. If you have lovely legs then you will no doubt prefer to have the dress come right at or slightly above the knee. Coupled with a delightful pair of high heel shoes this will certainly look amazing. The black cocktail strapless dress is a fashion favorite.

For those more formal events then a black strapless evening dress could be more appropriate. This dress will be of a longer length.

The black strapless dress is one of the most elegant and sophisticated items that a woman can wear. Whether she is going to a party and wears a short strapless cocktail dress or to a formal evening event wearing a strapless evening dress, nothing will look as beautiful as this style of dress.

Celebrities Wearing a Strapless Little Black Dress

Top actresses like Sofia Vergara, Charlize Theron, Jennifer Aniston and Amy Adams all can be seen wearing the strapless little black dress on the various red carpets they appear on. The dress is simple yet sexy. The celebrity will just about never find themselves in a fashion worst dressed list in the elegant attire. Matched with a pair of towering high heels the fashion, style and gossip magazines and TV shows will find their fashion choice worth discussing.

Katherine Heigl in a black strapless dress and high heels for the New Year's Day movie premiere
Katherine Heigl in a black strapless dress and high heels for the New Year's Day movie premiere
Charlize Theron arrives at the 13th Annual Hollywood Awards Gala in a black strapless dress and high heels
Charlize Theron arrives at the 13th Annual Hollywood Awards Gala in a black strapless dress and high heels
Elizabeth Reaser in a black strapless dress and suede open toe high heel pumps attending a New Moon premiere
Elizabeth Reaser in a black strapless dress and suede open toe high heel pumps attending a New Moon premiere
Dana Delany in a black strapless dress
Dana Delany in a black strapless dress
Vanessa Hudgens in a sexy black strapless dress and high heels
Vanessa Hudgens in a sexy black strapless dress and high heels
Sophia Bush in a black strapless dress with white horizontal stripes and funky high heels
Sophia Bush in a black strapless dress with white horizontal stripes and funky high heels
Jennifer Aniston in a short black strapless dress displaying her gorgeous legs in high heels
Jennifer Aniston in a short black strapless dress displaying her gorgeous legs in high heels
Christina Aguilera in a black dress and high heels
Christina Aguilera in a black dress and high heels
Heather Graham in a strapless black dress with sexy cutouts and wearing high heels
Heather Graham in a strapless black dress with sexy cutouts and wearing high heels
Elizabeth Hurley in a lace little black strapless dress and Louboutin heels
Elizabeth Hurley in a lace little black strapless dress and Louboutin heels
Sara Evans at the CMAs
Sara Evans at the CMAs

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Ebower 7 years ago from Georgia

lovely celebrity pictures! where did you get them?


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hunter1riley 7 years ago from Nashville Author

Mostly stock photography, etc.


iwhcpanties 7 years ago

I love to wear a black strapless dress!


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sabbatha1 7 years ago from patriciamccarty@rocketmail.com

Very nice pictures. Thanks for sharing them!


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sheglam 7 years ago from California USA

Strapless dresses are so in!!!! Great hub!


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jakessmith941 7 years ago from New York

Wow! Its a Great Collection....Thanks for sharing.....


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yenajeon 6 years ago from California

Beautiful collection!

Love the gold and black dress.


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dobo700 4 years ago from Australia

A little black dress always looks hot

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