Think of the hassle of having to buy a whole new wardrobe for all your summer events. Well fret not, we have the perfect solution to save you the bother and some cash. Invest in a versatile LBD, like our best-selling Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, a steal at £50, then create lots of different looks by pairing it with different accessories depending on your mood and style, to wow at every occasion! The classic pencil shape is great for flattering all shapes and sizes, skimming over hips and cinching in your waist, whilst the lace detailing adds a pretty feminine touch. Here are Team LBD's looks to inspire you:

Wedding Guest

Wedding season is fast approaching and we have the perfect dress to have you looking prim and proper for your friend's big day. Why not go for a monochrome look? A trend that lasts from season to season due to it's timeless appeal and classic style. Add a fascinator like the  Rachel Black Millinery Exchange Beret Headpiece, £85, for a smart and chic look and just be careful not to outshine the bride! Get the Look: Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, was £70.00, now £50.00Rachel Black Millinery Exchange Beret Headpiece, £85Krystal London Dangling Reef Earrings, £45Bourne Karin Clutch Bag in Grey, £135  

Dinner Date

Sexy yet sophisticated is the name of the game for this one, so a pencil dress like our Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress is perfect. We suggest adding a little colour with your accessories, and they say purple is the colour of good judgement, so why not go for the Bourne Mollie Shoe in Violet, for £178. Hopefully you'll meet your prince charming, but if not, you'll still look damn good in the process!

Get the Look: Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, was £70.00, now £50.00Krystal London Natal Earrings, £30Zandra Rhodes Ellie 01 Bag in Black, £95Bourne Mollie Shoe in Violet, £178  

The Races

Ready for Race Day? If not, refresh your Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress once again. This time, go bold and try rocking the colour pop look by adding a contrasting orange clutch and yellow stiletto heels. Finish off your outfit with a black fascinator so as not to go too over the top, and you'll soon be sipping Champagne in style! Get the Look: Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, was £70.00, now £50.00Rachel Black Millinery Lexington Headband in Black, £75Aftershock London Valerie Clutch in Orange, £54Bourne Arabella Shoe in Yellow, £150  

Girls Night Out

Get the girls together and get ready to paint the town red. This time pair your Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress with a sexy red heel and our super cute Zandra Rhodes Bella Bag in black spot, for £45. Vamp up the look with a sleek high pony updo to show off a pair of glitzy earrings like our Johnny Loves Rosie Black Drop Earrings, now only £9! Get the Look: Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, was £70.00, now £50.00Johnny Loves Rosie Black Drop Earrings, was £18.00, now £9.00Zandra Rhodes Bella Bag in Black Spot, £45Aftershock London Sherene Fabric Strap High Heels in Red, £64  

Graduation

Make sure your graduation outfit gets first class honours and has you looking as beautiful as you are brainy! Go for a shoe with an ankle strap, we don't want you tripping over the stage to collect your certificate. Pair with a black clutch and add a touch of sparkle with an embellished necklace like our Krystal London Spikey Necklace for £65. Get the Look: Lipstick Boutique Ivy Dress in Black and White, was £70.00, now £50.00Krystal London Spikey Necklace, £65Aftershock London Mackenzie Clutch Bag in Black, £44Bourne Alfreda Shoe in Black, £150 Shop our collection of black dresses for more gorgeously versatile styles.