The LBLD Effect: Sexy, Chic, and Perfect for Party Season

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The LBLD Effect: Sexy, Chic, and Perfect for Party Season

Rose Byrne's Jill Stuart confection is a sexy play on lace with a sheer-illusion bodice.

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Jessica Biel wore a lacy little Dolce & Gabbana confection to celebrate the Trouble With the Curve premiere.

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Shenae Grimes's Stylestalker black lace dress was equal parts flirty — thanks to a full skirt — and sexy — thanks to a sheer lace top.

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Christina Hendricks showed off her curves in a black lace Dolce & Gabbana confection.

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Alexandra Richards slipped into a body-conscious rendition of the black lace dress, with an intricate lace-inset neckline and sleeves.

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Karolina Kurkova warmed up her Chantilly lace dress with a wool vest.

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Rosario Dawson's take is perfect for stealing for your next cocktail party — an ultraflattering fit paired with practical tights for those chillier nights out.

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Eva Mendes perfected the bombshell look in her lace, curve-conscious Dolce & Gabbana sheath at the AFI Fest.

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Karolina Kurkova warmed up her Chantilly lace dress with a wool vest.

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Maybe the sexiest in the bunch, Lea Michele took lace to sultry lengths on this Zimmermann bodysuit and sheer dress.

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Eva Mendes perfected the bombshell look in her lace, curve-conscious Dolce

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The LBD gets an even sexier tilt when you add a little lace - just look to Eva Mendes's latest for the full LBLD effect. Eva again solidified her status as a Hollywood bombshell with one curve-conscious lace Dolce & Gabbana sheath - but she's not the only celeb who knows the sultry potential of the LBLD. Keri Russell turned up the drama in a lace-inset black sheath, while Karolina Kurkova tempered the all-out sultry vibe of her Chantilly lace dress with a wool vest.

There's something a little dark, incredibly sexy, and decidedly seasonal in each of these styles - plus the many more to flip through inside. Click on to get inspired by every iteration of the little black lace dress, then shop our editors' picks just in time for all of your holiday parties ahead.

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