Marchesa Cocktail Dresses
Navy blue floral short sleeve cocktail dress from Marchesa Notte.
Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig know how to please their embellishment-loving customer the label’s lower-priced contemporary line Notte is a fabulous case in point. This stunning cocktail dress is defined by its intricate floral embroidery in a painterly palette of fuchsia, red and green against a black lace backdrop. The sheer bodice is balanced by a modest boat neck, short sleeves and a velvet waistband showcasing the slimmest part of your frame. Finished with a scalloped knee-length hem and a rear zip fastening, it's the ultimate in cool-girl eveningwear - just add sparking accessories and you’re good to go.
Black metallic floral jacquard dress from Marchesa Notte featuring a round neck, a sleeveless design, a rear zip fastening, a back cutout detail and lace inserts.
Multicoloured floral fitted dress from Marchesa Notte featuring a v-neck, cap sleeves, lace inserts, a floral pattern and a ruffled hem.
Lilac sequinned butterfly beaded dress from Marchesa Notte featuring a round neck, long sleeves, a shift silhouette, a back button fastening and a short length.
Black silk blend floral pattern cocktail dress from Marchesa.
For Spring/Summer 2018, Marchesa’s Georgina Chapman and Karen Craig presented a lineup of ultra-feminine gowns and cocktail dresses fit for life’s most romantic moments. Crafted from lightweight silk-tulle in a delicate dusty blue hue, this princess-worthy gown is beautifully embellished with colourful floral appliqués - inspired by a stroll through lush gardens. Featuring a plunging neck, a fitted waist with a velvet bow belt and cropped balloon sleeves, the flattering silhouette falls to a dramatic A-line skirt and a floor-sweeping train that elegantly trails behind you. Finally, notice a discreet back cutout detail and a concealed rear zip fastening ensuring a perfect fit from all angles.
Marchesa’s sister-line, Marchesa Notte, continues to exhibit the brand’s dedication to show-stopping flourishes, noteworthy attention to detail and feminine glamour. This stunning sequin-embroidered dress is from the label’s AW17 pre-collection, inspired by the idea of all-night dance attire. It has been fashioned from lightweight champagne tulle, boasting a round neckline, long sleeves with flared cuffs, a rear keyhole detail, a zip fastening, a sheer chest panel, a fitted waist and a voluminous double layer skirt with a short length.
All Marchesa’s dresses are made for the fantastic side of life and the label’s moderately priced second line is no exception. This blush pink 3D appliqué flower dress features a straight neck, short sleeves, applique floral detailing and a fit and flare design.
Pink floral dress from Marchesa Notte.
Behind all of the crystals and layers of tulle, there’s a Marchesa piece for every woman and nowhere is this savvy more apparent than in the Notte line - the label’s lower-priced but equally magical range. Crafted from shimmering grey lace layered over a navy blue bodice and pencil skirt, this dress is a true wardrobe perennial. The partially lined, cold-shoulder silhouette boasts a round neck, cropped sleeves with a frilly ruffle trim, a concealed rear zip fastening and a sheer ruffled hem that cascades from the knee to an elegant mid-calf length. Finished with enchanting, rainbow-hued embroidery, it's the ultimate in cool-girl eveningwear - just add heels and a swipe of lipstick.
Behind all of the crystals and layers of tulle, there’s a Marchesa piece for every woman and nowhere is this savvy more apparent than in the Notte line - the label’s lower-priced but equally magical range. This show-stopping dress from the Spring/Summer 2017 collection is crafted from pure silk in an enchanting palette of pinks, purples and greens. The form-fitting silhouette features a structured bodice with an off the shoulder design and a sculptural bow detail to the front, plus a concealed zip fastening for comfort. The slim pencil skirt is beautifully embellished with bouquets of iridescent sequins, designed to shimmer and shine from all angles. The flattering high waist and midi length create a leg-lengthening effect, while the back slit at the hem ensures ease of movement and shows a glimpse of skin. Let the bold metallic motif take centre stage and team with simple jewellery.
For Spring/Summer 2018, Marchesa’s Georgina Chapman and Karen Craig presented a lineup of ultra-feminine gowns and cocktail dresses fit for life’s most romantic moments. This rose gold-tone silk Illusion column gown features a sleeveless design, a fitted skirt, an embroidered design, a deep V back, a concealed side zip fastening, a plunging v-neck, a fitted bodice, a draped ruffle bow back and a metallic lace underlay.
Pastel blue and pink openwork lace dress from Marchesa Notte featuring a boat neck, a low back, a concealed rear zip fastening, three-quarter length sleeves, a full lining and a grosgrain waistband.
Pink fitted lace dress from Marchesa Notte featuring a round neck, short sleeves, a back zip fastening, a fitted silhouette and a knee length.
A firm favorite of A-listers including Blake Lively, Rihanna and Jennifer Lopez, Marchesa is sure to effortlessly steal the limelight from every angle, making it a go-to option when special occasions arise. This floral appliqué dress from the Marchesa Notte collection is perfect for your next evening event. Presented in a beautiful ivory, this dress is characterised by the tonal and gold-tone floral appliqués across the exterior and netting detail to the hem. It also features a round neck, a rear keyhole detail with a button fastening, three-quarter length sleeves, a short length and a fitted silhouette.
Ivory white ruffle embroidered cocktail dress from Marchesa Notte.
Pink silk-wool blend and silk metallic detailing dress from Marchesa.
White deep V-neck dress from Marchesa Notte.
Black silk flared midi dress from Marchesa featuring a flared skirt, spaghetti straps, a sweetheart neckline, a fitted waist and a mid-length.