It is very difficult to explain what a Gatsby style dress is. To do my best, I would describe it as a vintage, glossy dress that is usually loose fit and straight cut. It usually comes with lashes and sequin details. It's the old school dress that looks beautiful and unique when you wear it at today's cocktail party and prom. To describe it better than words, I will, of course, use pictures to show you what they are. In fact, I'm about to show you some of the best gatsby-style apparel ideas I've collected. Let's see if these vintage looks are something you are interested in trying.
Black and silver Fringe Gatsby Style dress
Let me kick start this list of great outfit ideas with a super eye-catching and vintage look that can make you shine at a cocktail party or a prom. To create this outfit you can wear this mini dress in silver and black fringe. Pair it with a vintage silver and black headband and a pair of black heels to complement the look.
Silver sequin Gatsby style Midi dress with long silk gloves
This is an even more unique costume that is special to those of you who are not afraid to look different from the crowd. To achieve this look, you can wear a silver sequin midi-fringe dress with a pair of white long silk gloves. Wear white strappy open toe heels and a pearl necklace to look extra vintage and classy.
Pale pink and silver sequin Gatsby style Midi dress
To see a relatively low profile, here is an outfit that is much easier to pull off than the previous ones. The dress here is a light pink and silver sequin midi dress. It comes with a nicely combed detail that can make you look even more feminine. Wear pink heels with open toe to complete the suit.
Blue Fringe Gatsby dress with fishnet socks
This is a very eye-catching outfit thanks to the super light royal blue color. In detail, the dress is a royal blue sequin mini-dress with sequins. You can wear fishnet socks to make the outfit look more mature and vintage. Pair the outfit with royal blue pointed toe heels so that they fit perfectly with the dress.
Silver Chiffon and Sequin Mini Gatsby dress
For those of you who prefer a more feminine and even fragile look, it really helps to add some chiffon elements to your outfit. For example, here is an attractive stylish silver chiffon and sequin mini dress. To build an elegant look around it, simply use silver open heels in silver to complete the suit.
Pale pink and silver tank mini vintage dress
This is a very beautiful pink and silver princess-like look. To achieve this, you can wear a pale pink and silver colored sleeveless mini fringe dress. Wear a silver chain with a vintage chain necklace and a pair of shoulder straps in pointed toe heels to look extra classy and eye-catching.
Black and silver sequin mini French dress with silver heels
To look more beautiful and mature in a walking or cocktail party, this is an outfit you may want to try. The dress here is a black and silver sequin mini fringe gatsby style dress. You can wear a nice and small leather black handbag and silver ankle strap open toe heels to see more ladylike.
Rose Gold V-neck Vintage Maxi dress
To look more mature and elegant, a maxi dress can often help you do just that. For example, here is a rose gold and black sequin maxi dress with v-neck. The dress is so eye-catching and beautiful and it is best to keep the outfit as minimal as possible. Just wear black heels with open toe to finish the suit clean.
Gold sequin Fringe Gatsby Style Mini Dress
This is a very interesting all-gold costume that can really make you the center of attention in a semi-formal or even formal event. This is probably not something you would wear much, but rather just wear sometimes to have fun wearing something super glossy. To achieve this look, you can simply wear a gold-sequined mini fringed gown with gold banded open toe heels.
Black and silver scalloped home Mini dress
This is a very natural look that looks just right. It is not too exaggerated nor too low. It's easily my favorite outfit on this list. To create this outfit you can wear this black and silver colored mink dress. Carry a small silver bag with a pair of silver colored metal heels with open toe heels.
Silver Short Sleeve Maxi Fringe Vintage Dress
For those of you who are not currently in your best shape, a loose fit but a gathered waist dress like this can often help cover the waist. In details it is a silver short sleeve gathered midi dress in fringe. Pair the dress with open toe heels in silver to look even more elegant.
Teal Ruffle Gatsby Style Midi dress with gray felt hat
For a garden party it is a good and interesting idea to wear a beautiful hat. For example, you can wear a gray felt hat with a teal midi sleeveless dress that comes with a subtle ruffle detailing near the hem. Wear a long pearl necklace and a pair of pink heels to complement the costume in a ladylike and elegant way.
White and black tribal printed Midi French dress
It is not that often to see some tribal printed details on an evening dress but here is a rare and beautiful one that looks very vintage. More details, it is a white and black tribal printed fringe midi dress. You can simply pair the dress with black heels to complement this stunning look.
Silver Sequin Low Cut Mini Fringe Dress
Here is a straight cut and loose fit mini frill dress in silver sequin that looks both sexy and vintage. Simply pair it with a subtle silver necklace and a pair of open toe heels of silver colored look elegant and attractive.
Black sequin Midi Fringe Gatsby Style dress
This is a very vintage two-color dress, where the upper part is a black sequin sleeveless top and the lower part is a midi fringe skirt. Pair the dress with a pair of black straps to look classic and beautiful.
Here are some really interesting ideas for gatsby-style apparel that can make you look vintage and unique. If you run out of ideas on what to wear to your next party, try doing it the intuitive way by wearing something old school.