13 Bewitching Black Dresses You Can Wear Even After Halloween
Just because Halloween is only one night a year doesn’t mean that it’s your only chance to wear your favorite whimsical black dress. These 13 black dresses are perfect to complete your witch costume on All Hallow's Eve and act as a perfectly classy cocktail party go-to during all of the other months.
Samantha Lace Off-The-Shoulder Sheath Dress
It’s impossible to go wrong in this gorgeous Karen Kane piece. The romantic feel of this little black dress is perfect for your next cocktail party, and the lace makes it especially great for a spooky soiree. We can’t get enough of those stunning bell sleeves, and the off-the-shoulder look perfectly keeps a dramatic design from looking too heavy.
To buy: Nordstrom, $158
Free People Heartbreaker Mini Dress
Everything about this Victorian-inspired mini dress is a yes from us. The reversible style V-neckline can be worn in either the front or the back, and the statement sleeves and lace details keep it just as girly as it is bold.
To buy: Free People, $228
Midi T-Shirt Dress With Pleated Lace Hem
Mixing casual with class on a dress is a surefire way to get a two thumbs-up from us. We’re loving this laid back style from ASOS. The t-shirt dress makes it versatile enough to wear to any event (or with any costume), and the lace adds a bit of intrigue to keep people enchanted all night long.
To buy: ASOS, $28
Cold Shoulder Chiffon Maxi Dress
This dreamy number from Lulus is a modern take on a classic style. The shoulder cutouts and V-shaped back add some extra feminine touches to a scary-gorgeous design. The chiffon fabric will make it easy to move and have fun whether you find yourself casting a spell or taking on a classy dinner party.
To buy: Nordstrom, $96
Kobi Halperin Cold Shoulder Cape Dress
The only place we want this cape dress to fly is right into our closet. Grab a flying broomstick, and prepare to totally stun other Halloween-goers with your scarily gorgeous attire. The lace appliqué and shoulder cutouts will help give a stunning feminine touch to our favorite wardrobe staple even after October 31.
To buy: Bloomingdales, $261.45
Renvy Lace Frill Dress
It’s no secret that playing with textures is one of our favorite pastimes, and this dress by Renvy does it for us. The playfulness of this piece will easily take you from a fun Halloween night to a weekend out on the town.
To buy: Gilt Groupe, $89
Strappy Swing Dress
Combine a bit of sweet with a touch of spice to get this versatile dress by BP. Dress it up with a pair of over-the-knee boots, some bold earrings, and a witch hat for Hallow's Eve celebrations, or keep it casual with some sneakers or strappy sandals.
To buy: Nordstrom, $39
Vince Camuto Crystal Choker Bell Sleeve Sheath Dress
This sultry Vince Camuto dress may look simple at first glance, but the plunging neckline and bell sleeves have us totally entranced. Not to mention the sleek rhinestone collar to catch our attention by day and the moonlight by night.
To buy: Nordstrom, $168
Bewitching Black Dress
Simple, yet sassy, is one of our favorite ways to style an outfit. The wide sleeves and flowy fit of this dress from Lulus will have you unintentionally casting spells on all of your suitors months after Halloween passes. No magic wand needed.
To buy: Lulus, $46
Mock-Turtleneck Sheath Dress
Talk about black magic! We can’t help but be totally enchanted by this illusion-style sheath dress. Between the gorgeous lace and intricate designs, you’ll feel like a total spellbinder in this stunning piece no matter what day of the year it is.
To buy: Macy’s, $119
Shoshanna Velvet Lace Dress
When witches go boho, you get this trendy velvet look from Anthropologie. The gorgeous fishnet details break up the heavy look and add some fun to the vintage-esque design. Go all-out scary with some bold accessories and a broomstick (Flying features, preferred).
To buy: Anthropologie, $398
Hacienda Convertible Gown
Bewitch your suitors with a boho vibe in this draping convertible gown. Even with minimal accessories, it still has our full attention. Go for a bold, whimsical witch hat and some spooky-inspired jewelry for an all-out costume, or grab a denim jacket or an oversized cardigan to rock it in the office during the cooler temperatures, too.
To buy: Nordstrom, $172
Finders Keepers Reality Black Wrap Knit Dress
No tricks, just treats when it comes to this gorgeous wrap dress from Tobi. The sheer sleeves add a touch of sultriness to the uber chic design. Opt for simple, elegant accessories and let the dress do most of the talking.
To buy: Tobi, $214