Empire Waist Dresses and Empire Formal Gowns

Empire-waist dresses offer a classic look that is forever in style. Derived from Neoclassical fashions and inspired by Greco-Roman art, where women were pictured wearing loose fitting tunics belted under the bust, empire-waisted dresses are both supportive and comfortable. Channel the regal elegance of a Greek goddess at your next special occasion in a gorgeous empire-waist gown. Although empire-waist dresses can be form-fitting from neckline to hem, dresses with an empire waistlines are typically snug fitting through the bodice with the skirt falling loosely or straight to the hemline. This classic empire-waist design is still very popular and can be found on formal prom dresses, cocktail dresses, pageant gowns, as well as holiday party dresses. Empire-waist dresses often feature sweeping long skirts or layered tulle skirts and are accented with plenty of beautiful details like jewels or embroidery to portray an ultra-feminine vibe. Shop this assortment of empire-waist dresses at Simply Dresses for your next formal evening gown, party dress, or short cocktail dress with an empire waistline.

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Long Illusion-Lace-Bodice Open-Back Prom Dress
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Empire-Waist Long Lace Wedding-Guest Dress
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Long Sleeveless Sequined Lace Formal Gown
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Long Tulle Prom Dress with Crocheted Lace Bodice
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Empire-Waist Long Formal Prom Dress by Simply
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Empire-Waist Open-Back Short Formal Hoco Dress
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Cold-Shoulder Empire-Waist Long Black Prom Dress
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Long Glitter Formal Dress in Rose Pink Ombre
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Long A-Line Chiffon Empire-Waist Formal Dress
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V-Neck Beaded Long Formal Dress with Sequins
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Cold-Shoulder Knee-Length Plus Wedding-Guest Dress
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Lace-Bodice Knee-Length Black Cocktail Dress
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Long Open-Back Plus-Size Prom Dress by PromGirl
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Backless Long Empire-Waist Mermaid Formal Dress
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Metallic-Crepe Short Empire-Waist Party Dress
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Long High-Neck Chiffon Ruched Formal Gown
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Long High-Neck Chiffon Ruched Formal Gown

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Short Strapless Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7420
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Lace-Back Long V-Neck Formal Dress by Simply
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