When I go into a cocktail party, what is usually what wow me is not the deep v-neck dresses, but instead the backless dresses. The most surprising and addictive moment is when someone wearing a typical black dress turns around and then you realize that the person is wearing an incredibly sexy backless dress. For those of you who don't show some skin, here are some of the best black backless dress outfit ideas I've put together.
Black Belted Halter Open Back Dress
From the front, the dress is a really elegant black halter dress with gold belt. From the back there is a fantastic lace dress with open back. You can simply wear a black heel with the heel to complement this amazing outfit.
Black backless Midi dress with high split
Here is a feminine and sexy outfit in black and silver. You can simply wear a black backless midi dress with silver heels. In addition to the silver heels, you can also carry the silver clutch bag to create this elegant look.
Black backless Ruffle Mini dresses
Sometimes, though rare, sexy and cute can happen at the same time. A black ruffle mini dress should be a really cute and casual dress. Now you should put this together with a backless cut. You will have a sexy look that is also very natural. By the way, the knotted band design really adds a lovely touch to the outfit.
Backless mini dress with flowing back design
From the front, this dress is just a typical and beautiful black long sleeve dress. From the back you can see the backless design with a very sexy detail, like how the backless part is loose. It's a kind of trick for people's minds to make people think they can see more skin from different angles. Sometimes it is not the show-skin game that makes you look sexy, but it is the show-skin and mind-game that will surprise people and make them guess.
Black halter dress with silver top
After talking about some pretty similar dresses, let's talk about this wonderful dress that consists of the top of the silver sequin halter and the black skirt. This stunning silver and black dress can easily make you stand out from the crowd. Simply pair it with black ankle strap heels to complete the suit.
Black Maxi Lace Backless Dress
This outfit is a black maxi dress with long sleeves that the sleeves are made of lace. The lace of the long sleeves extends all the back of this backless dress, making the dress look as elegant from the front and back. Very creative, the dress is paired with silver heeled sandals and the result is fantastic.
Black Lace Skater Open Back Dress
This is another black lace dress, but unlike the previous one, it is a more youthful stylish dress. It also requires that you show more skin as the sleeves are not made of sleeves, but a large part of the front is also. You can complement this minimal outfit with black ballet heels.
Black chiffon dress with cutout at the waist and back
This dress is a cute cutout dress that has small cutouts, one at the waist and one at the back to make this a subtle open back dress. To pair with this adorable chiffon dress, it's best to wear black and nude boho style platform sandals for a windy look.
Black Strappy Backless Maxi Dress
This black strapless backless maxi dress is a very classic design. When a real backless dress is to be compared to an uneven dress, you will be surprised how the majority of people think that the backless backless dress is more beautiful and sexy.
Black mantle Maxi dress with cutout at the back
This black robe backless maxi dress also comes in the form of a cutout dress. You may want to try this dress if it's your first time wearing an open back that you aren't sure enough to show too much skin. One small step at a time, brick by brick is often a good strategy for overcoming fear or a challenge.
Asymmetrical backless dress with ankle strap Open Toe Hesls
If you want to dress super sexy and super stylish at the same time, this dress can satisfy your desire. This black maxi dress has a very interesting and creative haircut that makes the dress look like a shoulder dress from the front and an almost completely backless dress at the back. The bottom of the dress is also a tilted design that makes the right side of the dress longer than the left side. Use black heels on the heels to complement the outfit with elegance.
Backless Black Skater Dress with Angel Wings Design
This is a really unique, almost cos-play-like black backless skater dress that can be worn in a party with creative themes. Although I must admit that I do not know exactly when is the best time to wear this dress, this is too amazing to be left out of the list. To take this outfit to another level, wear black heels and a black felt hat to give an artistic feel. By the way, if you want to see more outfit ideas of similar hats, check out our blog post on how to wear the black felt hat.
Two-part set of black sequin crop and matching mini skirt
This dress is a nice two-piece dress that consists of a black sequin crop and a mini black bodycon skirt. Simply pair it with open toe black heels for a great look.
Strappy Backless Black Dress with Gladiator Sandals
This outfit is a fantastic demonstration of how to design a wrinkled black dress. Simply pair this backless maxi-high split dress with black gladiator sandals to create an elegant wrinkled outfit.
Black lace and Chiffon Open Back Skater Dress
While a black skater dress usually looks cute, this one that uses some lace elements and an open back cut is one that looks low key sexy and cute at the same time. The majority of the dress is made of chiffon and this makes the outfit look even more elegant and feminine. Simply pair it with black suede heels with open toe to complement the outfit elegantly.
Here are the black backless dress ideas that I wanted to share with you. If you really want to try these sexy backless dresses but you don't have the confidence, the best way to start is with the clipped dresses that just require you to show a small area on your back. You will eventually be able to build trust, brick by brick.