The theme for this year’s prestigious racing event is ‘Leader of the Pack’ focusing on a deck of cards and the different suits. Find your Durban July dress inspiration below for dressing to this year’s theme.
Colours to wear
If you think of a deck of cards the colours that immediately come to mind are red, black and white. White and backless dresses have roamed the red carpets at all major award ceremonies this year so far. Black sequin dresses and red statement dresses are also trending and make a definite impact in being the ‘Leader of the Pack’.
Trending Dress Styles
Plunging necklines, open backs and sheer details are some of the major dress trends this year so far. Thigh high slits, full skirts and 2 pieces follow close behind.
Go for Cocktail
If you are not a long dress fan the opt for a statement LBD or a trendy cocktail dress and still look glamourous in being the ‘Leader of the Pack’.
From gold to silver, metallics are a big trend this year on red carpets and catwalks. Go extreme or minimal depending on how bold you want to be at this year’s Durban July.
There is nothing wrong with keeping it simple and making your ‘Leader of the Pack’ statement with bold accessories.
Feel inspired and find your perfect Durban July dress at our showroom. Choose from our beautiful cocktail and evening collection, and not forgetting the ideal accessories to make sure you are the ‘Leader of the Pack’. Open weekdays 9am to 4.30pm and Saturdays 9am to 2pm.