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Every Woman Needs a Red Party Dress

Updated on March 14, 2016
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Deborah is the mother of grown daughters and loves to write about fashion, gifts, diet, homemaking, technology, money and the holidays.

Women Around the World Love to Own a Red Dress

Red dresses are popular around the world for a wide variety of events, including Valentine's Day, Christmas, cocktail parties, bridesmaid dresses, proms and other special occasions.
Red dresses are popular around the world for a wide variety of events, including Valentine's Day, Christmas, cocktail parties, bridesmaid dresses, proms and other special occasions. | Source

Paint the Town Red with the Perfect Party Dress!

What better way to look spectacular at a party than to wear a red dress? The self-confident woman will choose to wear red. Songs have even been written about women in red dresses. Men tend to remember a woman in a red dress and the color red looks great on both blondes and women with dark hair. I know that my own husband loves it when I wear red, and I have heard other men say the same thing about their wives and girlfriends.

Red dresses are worn on Valentine's Day, Christmas, to proms, as bridesmaid dresses and for a variety of other special occasions.

Every once in a while, we all need to kick up our heels and get ourselves a red dress. You only live once. Enjoy yourself!

A Gorgeous Dress on a Variety of Women

bebe Mesh Sleeve Ottoman Bodycon Dress Tubular Crimson-m/l
bebe Mesh Sleeve Ottoman Bodycon Dress Tubular Crimson-m/l

This BeBe dress is one of my favorite styles. It is stylish and just sexy enough to attract attention ... without being too revealing! It is sure to help you stand out in a crowd, but do so in a tasteful way. It has a professional look, especially if combined with a contrasting business jacket. Remove the jacket in the evening, and you are all set to go out for cocktails with your favorite date!

If you want to learn more about this dress or read the reviews, simply click on the blue product name above and you will be taken to Amazon, where you can check out all your options ... including other colors and styles.

 

When You Say "Red" - It Actually Refers to a Variety of Shades of Crimson

When women look for a red dress that really stands out for a special event, the color can actually include burgundy, rose, and both deep and bright shades of the color. It also includes both solid colors and patterns. Whatever type of red dress appeals to you.

In fact, some people are a bit timid about wearing dresses that are too intense in color. They may choose a frock that is just trimmed in red or that is one part of a patterned dress. That is the safer choice. Red goes well with both black and/or white. It can also be used as an accent color with other combinations. It can also be combined with either gold or silver jewelry.

Other women will go all out and wear red with enthusiasm. A lot depends on their personality or the occasion where you will be wearing the dress.

If you pay much attention to advertising, you may notice that many companies have their model wear red when they want to draw attention to a product. You often see this at special events such as car shows. The color is so eye-catching, it just attracts attention.

Sometimes you will also see female politicians, Realtors and professional golfers choosing to wear the color red. It is certainly a good way to stand out in a crowd!


Red Bridesmaid Dresses Have Become Popular

Do you want the bridesmaids at your wedding to wear red? This is a popular color with brides who decide to get married around Valentine's Day or Christmas. Red can be a stunning contrast to the white dress of the bride. These bridesmaids dresses will look spectacular and provide the perfect look.

Red bridesmaid dresses can be found in both long and short designs. You can find simple designs that could be worn for other events or you might choose frilly dresses that will be fun but have more limited use in the future.

Simple, Stylish Red Bridesmaid Dresses Can Also Become Prom Dresses

Having trouble finding the perfect prom dress? Why not check out the local bridesmaid or wedding shop? Since red bridesmaid dresses have grown in popularity, you may be able to find the perfect dress there. In addition, most wedding dress shops will provide alterations, so you can be sure that it will fit you perfectly.

You can find designs that are both long and short and in a variety of shades of red. While some women will gravitate towards the brighter shades, others will prefer darker, burgundy colors. Both are available.


Do You Like to Wear Red?

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      Deborah Carr 3 years ago from Orange County, California

      Red dresses are perfect for the holidays and every special occasion. You'll love this collection of gorgeous dresses.

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      VspaBotanicals 3 years ago

      I love red dresses, they certainly grabs attention too!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @SimonJay: I agree that these dresses are pretty and they are also affordable! I think many women would enjoy one of them.

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      SimonJay 4 years ago

      wow some of these dresses are really nice and the price isn't too horrible for the wallet lol.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @emilysmaids: Thanks! I love to wear red, too!

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      emilysmaids 4 years ago

      Red is my best color, these dresses are gorgeous!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @CoolFool83: Me, too! Red is my favorite color.

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      CoolFool83 4 years ago

      I've always loved the color red.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @WriterJanis2: These dresses are perfect for Valentine's Day!

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      WriterJanis2 4 years ago

      Came back for another peek as Valentine's Day is right around the corner.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @Bartukas: Yes, I bet your girlfriend would feel very pretty in a red party dress!

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      Bartukas 4 years ago

      Great lens i will definitely show this dress lens to my girlfriend :)

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @Jogalog: Yes, I own more red tops than I do red dresses. However, red dresses are very eye-catching when a woman slips into one!

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      LornsA178 4 years ago

      Lovely collection, I like those cute dresses for children.

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      Jogalog 4 years ago

      Yes, not usually red dresses though but I have lots of red tops I love wearing.

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @LornsA178: Thank you! I love red party dresses for both adults and children, too!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @Jo-Jackson: Once you own a few red tops, getting red dresses seems like a great idea!

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      Deborah Carr 4 years ago from Orange County, California

      @WriterJanis2: Thank you! My husband loves it when I wear red!

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      Jo-Jackson 4 years ago

      I have lots of red tops but only one red dress.

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      WriterJanis2 4 years ago

      These are great dresses for the holidays.