Heavy Metal

The volume was turned up on the heavy metal trend this season. Touch-me textures, hi-shine fabrics, ornate embellished dresses, thick coatings of sequins and beads, get your rocks on with dazzling metallic cocktail dresses and sparkling long evening dresses.

Heavy Metal

On the Catwalk


Go heavy on the embellishments and adornments, dip dresses in gloss as seen at Monique Lhullier and smother with Jenny Packham and Oscar De La Renta inspired foils. It’s the ultimate show-stealing trend in evening and occasionwear.

Embellished Dresses


Shimmer and shine takes on a new guise for AW15 for a season full of look-at-me party dresses.

Style Tips


How to wear a metallic dress and make the Heavy Metal trend work for you

Celebrity Inspiration


These celebrities show how many different ways embellished dresses can be worn on the red carpet. From Emma Stone's golden number to Lily Aldridge's beaded beauty, embellished dresses are the only way to truly shine this Christmas.

Outfit Inspiration


Dazzling ideas on how to rock an embellished dress

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