Osman Cocktail Dresses
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The Perfect 5 capsule sees Osman bring a hint of femininity to its razor-sharp cuts. A stellar option for chic events, this electrifying hot-pink wool-crepe Soraida dress is cut to a neat pencil shape – note the precisely nipped-in waist – and trimmed with a flirty ruffle that runs around the top. Polished black heels will make an on-point partner.
Exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM, Osman's royal-blue velvet Aileen dress is a party-ready piece from the AW17 collection. The scallop-edged neckline provides a touch of sweetness and the ruched-cuff sleeves demurely cover the elbows, while the draped asymmetric hem carries a subtle disco vibe. Style it with bold earrings and pared-back heels for a memorable night out.
Osman's take on sparkling embellishment is cool and contemporary. This black techno-cotton dress is cut to a shift shape with a square neck, and is covered in a pattern of glinting mirrors and precise embroidery. Simply add black stiletto heels, and perhaps a slick of red lipstick.
Osman's Resort 2017 collection makes a modern case for pearls. This black crepe Elizabeth dress is cut in the UK to a ultra-elegant silhouette with a contouring bodice and asymmetric skirt, and punctuated with a single faux-pearl at the V-neckline – a chic alternative to jewellery. A polished clutch and pointed flats are the perfect finishers.
What begins a “total wardrobe” more promptly than a cocktail dress rework? For Osman Yousefzada however, the devil is in the detail and the construction. So consider Melinda your all season, every occasion trustee. Falling to a knee grazing length, with cuffed long sleeves and a band collar, where this number does veer from tradition (literally) is with an asymmetric buttoned closure, wrapped with a tidy bow at the corner of the waist.Osman satin dressExposed button fastening at frontBand collar, long sleeves, buttoned cuffs, all over textured, pearlescent buttons, pleat at front, self tie belt at waist, box pleat at back yoke70% acetate, 30% silkDry cleanTrue to sizeSize 8: Length 49"Model is 5ft 10" and wears a size 8
Osman’s Angeline dress is a faultlessly elegant and sophisticated pick for evening that can be simply styled with a minaudière and heels. It's crafted from smooth crepe in an angelic white hue, and has a sweetheart neckline and contouring seams that sculpt and shape the body in the most feminine way. The back vent ensures ease of movement.
Black cotton blend Diynah one-shoulder curly hemline dress from Osman.
Black and white wool blend jacquard dress from Osman featuring an asymmetric neckline, a sleeveless design, an a-line shape skirt, a mid-length, a straight hem and an invisible back zip fastening.
Exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM, Osman's postbox-red Yari one-shoulder dress will be a bold addition to your eveningwear edit. It's crafted in the label's British atelier and is cut to a silhouette-sculpting silhouette with a thigh-skimming hemline, complete with a trailing lace panel overlay. It needs little accessorising – think black heels and a mannish box bag.
Fuchsia pink wool asymmetric ruffled dress from Osman.
Exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM, Osman's black silk Nesha dress is perfect for parties. It's crafted to a second-skin silhouette with a scallop-edged straight neckline and thigh-skimming hem, and is finished with shimmering circular embroidery. Match the embellishment to a metallic clutch for your next star-studded event.
The tiered floral guipure-lace composition of this black Bethany dress nods to a new perception of femininity for Osman. Exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM, it has draped sleeves and a nipped-in waist that creates a flattering silhouette – note how the floral-shaped edges lend it a gothic twist – before falling into a layered skirt that is bound to swing with every step. Heighten the vampish feel with sling-back pumps.
Osman's signature bold use of colour is seen on this black stretch wool-blend crepe Eve dress. It showcases an artistic blue abstract print, and is shaped to a flattering midi-length silhouette with a distinctive asymmetric neckline. Keep the look modern with elegant point-toe flats.
It's the sharp V-neckline and asymmetric hem that makes this architectural Elizabeth dress classically Osman. It's expertly made in Italy from a light-pink mid-weight crepe, and detailed with contoured seams and a satin lining to ensure it slips flawlessly over the frame. Wear it as part of a refined evening look with a box bag and mid-height heels.
Crafted from a cotton and silk-blend, Osman’s navy and white striped Arya dress marries luxurious comfort and contemporary style. It's cut with a V-neck and back and falls in soft pleats from the waistband to a calf-skimming asymmetric hem. Wear it with metallic stilettoes for eye-catching appeal, or contrast with loafers for a more casual finish.
Part of the Resort 2017 collection, this blossom-pink Maddy dress is the perfect showcase of Osman's skill at crafting the most elegant silhouettes. It's cut from heavyweight crepe in the label's London studio to a slim-fitting shape, and defined by balloon sleeves that fall in generous folds. Match the centre-front faux-pearl fastening to your accessories for the most refined take.
When it comes to contemporary desk-to-dinner pieces, Osman always delivers. This cream double-wool crepe Cassidy dress is cut in the label's UK atelier to a pencil silhouette that falls past the knees, and turns to reveal a cape-style overlay to veil the cut-out back. Simply switch kitten heels for spindly stilettos after 5pm.
Red cotton blend Anett one-shoulder dress from Osman.
Intricately cut dresses with a distinctively feminine appeal are at the heart of Osman's aesthetic, and this silver Rebecca dress – exclusive to MATCHESFASHION.COM – is an ode to the label's striking designs. It's crafted in the English atelier and style features a high neck, voluminous cape sleeves, and a thigh-skimming hem. Style it with sparkling kitten heels and a box clutch for polished evening allure.