It is what you want it to be from board room to cocktail hour.
Its a blank palette that works with your accessories to make it appropriate for where you want to wear it.
To make it flexible, a basic design is traditionally used.
The fabric needs to be of good quality, black washes out quickly and can easily
look cheap if made out of a flimsy fabric.
The silhouette needs to be flattering, a must if nothing else, to work for your body type.
When I chose this dress, I asked myself, can I wear it to work, a wedding, a funeral, a birth-night party, to a fancy restaurant, a graduation and the answer was absolutely.