Modern details, unexpected colors, and elegant silhouettes turn this year's standout gowns into striking works of art.

A silk-crepe sheath with structured shoulders and an embellished illusion cowl back lets you dazzle guests whether you're coming or going.

Dress, $6,500, Marchesa. Bracelet, Mimi So. Ring, Tiffany & Co.

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