Swell parties and dressing up have taken an informal turn of late, with lots of short, flirty dresses showing up even for black-tie affairs. Still, nothing says glamour like a gown. And this season, those long beauties are slender and simple with an occasional train and details to dazzle.
This story first appeared in the November 11, 2009 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
MODEL: MCCALLAN/MUSE; HAIR BY KERRI URBAN; MAKEUP BY MISUZU FOR DIOR BEAUTY; FASHION ASSISTANTS: EADDY KIERMAN AND ALYSSA CENICACELAYA; SET DESIGN BY TYLER RESTY AND AMY LOMACCHIO.