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Special Occasion Style Guide

Special Occasion Womens Twin Set | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Supple Sparkle Twin Set & Mesh Pants

Subtle sophistication comes easy with these seperates the light up the room. The cardigan's hem dips to points for slenderizing silhouette.

Draper's & Damon's

You've been looking forward to the big event for months, but you still don't know what to wear. What exactly are mature women wearing to special events these days? A formal jacket dress? An elegant skirt suit? A dazzling twin set? The options can be overwhelming. But Draper's & Damon's has the stylish answers. Our women's special occasion outfits will set you apart as the most beautiful woman in the room. Designed with you in mind, our outfits come in misses, petites, and plus sizes evening styles for a flattering fit. Let our style guide help you quickly find the flattering formal wear that looks best on you.

What Should I Wear to My Special Event?

Special Occasion Defined: Your ideal special occasion style is simply defined, with explanations of our most popular special occasion fashions. Find your perfect outfit for any special celebration when you select a formal jacket dress, twin set, dress or suit.

Special Occasion Formal Dress | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Scallop Lace Jacket Gown

For all your enchanted evenings, this sequined-lace gown is a fashion fairy-tale come true.

Special Occasion Womens Suit | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Elegant Shantung Suit

A classic down to the last detail, in a shade so beautiful and vibrant it's impossible to ignore. Designed in a premium shantung fabric with the perfect touch of sheen.

Special Occasion Floral Blouse and Chiffon Pants | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Gilded Floral Blouse & Chiffon Pants

Getting picture-perfect ready for any event is an art form. But here's a tip; gold, shimmer and floral embroidery will have you all aglow. The Gilded Floral Blouse by Alex Evenings is the ideal place to start with its elaborate detailing and feminine flattery.

Formal Dress

Whether it's a romantic evening for two or an extravagant affair, an elegant dress captures the mood with timeless grace and feminine flair. But when it comes to selecting the perfect formal dress, comfort and confidence are on par with beautiful style. Which is why each option in our special occasions dress collection features premium fabrication, exceptional details and expert flattery. So when you're dining or dancing you'll look and feel absolutely radiant.

Twin Sets

No doubt about it, a special occasions twin set makes a dramatic statement. And it's easy to see why. Adored for their spectacular details, like sequins and jeweled art, a formal twin set is the perfect blend of class and distinction. But what customers love most about dressy twin sets are their versatility. A lovely partner with skirts or pants, twin sets easily let you build endless elegant outfits around them.


When it comes to the best of posh and prestige, a special occasions pant suit marks your arrival with pure sophistication. Combining the regal look of a blazer with made-to-flatter formal pants, an elegant suit never fails to capture the room's attention. Stately and striking with expert tailoring, special occasion separates such as a formal women's suit conveys confidence like no other special occasions outfit can.

Jacket Dresses

Feminine yet distinctly formal, jacket dresses for special occasions are the ideal combination of class, grace and chic styling. Pairing a tailored jacket with the alluring look of a flowing dress, a jacket dress offers elevated elegance with the comfort and ease of two unrestricted pieces. Go ahead and stand, stroll and glide across the dance floor. That's exactly what formal jacket dresses were made for.

How Should my Special Occasion Outfit be Styled?

The Right Style: Whether the wedding or special occasion is a casual or elegant affair, we offer a variety of special occasion styles to perfectly match the mood. From sequins to lace to tiers and flow, you'll look and feel your best in the fabrics and styles that were made to create the most beautiful special occasion outfits.

Special Occasion Tier Tops | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Watercolor Triple Tier Top & Chiffon Pants

All eyes will be on you when you make your entrance in this Alex Evenings ensemble. Made for magic moments and enchanting evenings with a formal floral burnout top that flutters with three angled tiers. The Chiffon Full Leg Pants are just as lovely with a fluid silhouette that brings attention to your every graceful move.

Special Occasion Lace Tops | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Radiant Lace Twin Set & Chiffon Tea Length Skirt

Mesmerizing color and sparkle lace combine to create the twin set of your dreams. And of course it could only come from Alex Evenings.

Special Occasion Womens Beaded and Sequin Outfit | Draper's and Damon's Special Occasion Guide

Silver Screen Beaded Jacket Separates

Lavished with opulence, this Mandarin collar jacket features elaborate floral art in iridescent seed beads and micro sequins. The art can also be seen at the back shoulder.


When you want your special occasions style to shine, sequins is a must. No other detail dazzles as brightly. Radiant with shimmer, rich with sparkle, sequins transform formal dresses, twin sets and jackets into gorgeous statement pieces.


Lace is forever lovely, and its magic makes the most of special occasion jackets, suits, twin sets and dresses. Loved for its timeless look of romance, lace brings grace to every setting.


Whether they come in twos or threes, tiers add femininity and flounce to any special occasions outfit. And when arranged at an angle or on the bias, tiers will magically slim and flatter.


Hoping to find a look of pure enchantment? A flowing silhouette has the right magic. Allowing you to sweep and sway to your heart's content, a flowing special occasions skirt or formal dress are the things stylish dreams are made of.

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