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How to dress for a red carpet event

Fashion Tips
 How to dress for a red carpet event (Photo: Courtesy)

Red carpet season is upon us and we are ready to embrace it. From all the glitz and glamour that comes with the red carpet to the different styles showcased on the carpet, the red carpet has so much to offer.

Have you however wondered what it takes to fully prepare for the red carpet as far as your dress code is concerned.

If not, we are here to help and break it down for you.

It goes without saying that you ought to adhere to the events dress code. Although it does not hurt to break a few rules, you want to ensure that you have your fashion in check and there is no room for embarrassing moments.

So how exactly do you dress for a red carpet?

 Your outfit is everything. Make it bold and classy (Photo: Courtesy)

Choose the right outfit

It might sound cliché but this is the most important part of them all. Remember, comfort is key. That said, look for a cocktail dress that flatters your size and shape.

Floor length gowns are a plus as they always look amazing but that does not mean that you have to stick to that.

Choose the right undergarment for your outfit and remember to choose the perfect bra. This is always a plus on the carpet.

 Remember your comfort is key, everything else is secondary (Photo: Courtesy)

Invest in shoe pads

While we all aspire to make our looks on the carpet memorable, comfort is key especially when it comes to footwear.

Gorgeous strappy heels always work the magic for a red carpet obviously depending on what you have on. To however prevent foot pain, invest in shoe pads.

Foot pads provide extra cushioning for the balls of your feet, which bear the burden of your body weight when you wear heels. Gel foot pads are very inexpensive, but they are great value for money and a real life saver at red carpet events.

Make sure your hair and make-up is in check

You might have a gorgeous gown on the carpet but without good hair and make-up, everything else does not make sense.

Red carpets are all about glam and you sure do want to look your best so why not invest in a good make-up and hair stylist?

It sure is worth it. You won’t regret it.

With that, you are most definitely ready to rock the red carpet.

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