Pencil-thin seams—starting from under an Empire bustline—give this frankly sexy frock an artful edge. Seductively slim, the washed faille-taffeta silhouette is finished with a flounced mermaid hemline trimmed with tulle.
Circular gems in black pearl and silver are simply alluring. Dress (with jacket, not shown), about $7,893, Karl Lagerfeld, bridalatelier.com. Cultured Tahitian pearl and diamond earrings, Iridesse Pearls. Diamond and silver necklace, David Yurman. Rings, Tara.