Whether short and chic or light and long, you'll be swept away by the beauty of these gowns

A feminine white re-embroidered lace halter gown with fluted skirt, $3,300, Legends by Romona Keveza, gets a nautical touch thanks to a silver metallic knot belt, $325, by Temperley London, 323-782-8000. “Montrose” gold and silver earrings, $1,285, by Leslie Greene.