Glam evening dresses? 10 inspirations from your favourite style stars

erica bbn, toke makinwa, lily afe
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Glam evening dresses inspiration for when you’re ready to party? We think you should get your mood board ready.

Glam evening dresses are gradually making their way back (Instagram is gradually buzzing again thankfully) after the pandemic that saw everyone in loungewear/getting dressed to stay at home. 

We have to be prepared for when they ‘finally open OPEN outside’ because we will all see the end of covid-19! Even our Pinterest pins are buzzing.

Your favourite celebrities have teased looks in recent times attending events bearing in mind social distancing and sharing looks to take inspiration from; some are so uber-glam they totally can make second wedding dresses! Yep, they are going all out.

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What better way to get prepared for when events resume in full swing – we know that things won’t ever be the same though, so while at it, maybe get inspired to craft matching face accessories (a stylish protective ‘face barrier’ will always be a great idea).

From the glitterati, top to toe embellished, fringe detailed, daring cutouts, floor-sweeping body-hugging, plunging neckline, thigh-high slit and so much, glean these jaw-dropping inspirations maybe you’ll get inspired for your next glam event when the pandemic is all over.

Mercy Eke in Tubo

The reality star rocked this daring emerald green dress for a birthday party. The look featured a plunging neckline with sleeves in a sheer nude-toned mesh. It’s a sensual look that came together for the reality star.

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Mercy Eke in CeoLuminee 

She rocked this dramatic look for a movie premiere but ditching the dramatic cape, the short figure-hugging embellished dress has elements to fuse into a glam look.

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Toke Makinwa in Xtrabrides Lagos

This icy blue embellished look featuring crop top over pants with a matching embellished mask was fierce. Toke bodied the look she rocked for a movie premiere. The pearl embellishments etc were just enough to give the look enough attitude.

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Toke in Xtrabrides Lagos

This short set made heads turn. With a wildly embellished and back embroidered velvet jacket with matching shorts and embellished bralet, her skin was on display here and it was tasteful. 

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Erica Nlewedim in Magnetic Elegance

This skimpy corseted look has a beaded finish that came together on the look. It has elements to definitely pick from.

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Erica Nlewedim in Lanre Da Silva Ajayi 

She rocked this look for her birthday. Form-fitting, delicate sheer placement and figure-hugging complete with a train. The embellishments were intricately placed to create a stunning illusion.

Erica in Lanre Da Silva Ajayi
Erica Nlewedim in Tolu Bally

This look is red carpet/second wedding dress worthy so it’s a perfect glam inspiration. What do you say?

Erica in Tolu Bally
Lilian Afegbai

The actress in a form-fitting Topefnr piece featuring a thigh-high slit and sheer underlay.

lilyafe in Topefnr
Nengi in Rikaotobyme

The reality tv star chose this look for a movie premiere. The dress has strategically placed tassel details, a hi-lo hem, embellished and figure-hugging. It’s fierce yet understated glam.

Nengi in Rikaotobyme
Cee C in Ericamoore

This look is dramatic and brings just enough oomph and it’s a perfect inspiration for a glam event.

ceec in ericamoorebrand