Black Tie

The Black Tie Ball

Kelly Simpkin | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Simpkin

There is something about winter that just reminds me of black tie events. Dressing up in your most beautiful gown and risking it out in the freezing air to go to a grand event at the most amazing venue. Why do they all seem to happen in the winter?

What to Wear: To a Black Tie

James Field | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Style
James Field

Black tie is dress code for formal evening events, although in recent years elements from its core ingredients have been snatched by the high street for various evening looks. It's not unusual to see a play on a single breasted black barathea with thin satin lapel combined with jeans. Cool? Hmmm?

The Phrase 'Black tie' Hasn't Meant Very Much to me Until now, When Those two Little Words Seem Very Big all of a Sudden

Olivia Rose | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK
Olivia Rose

Black tie is at its heart, a dress code. But for many people, men and woman alike, 'black tie' is a perjorative term. One that conjures up images of awkward evening events and posh social functions.