Maxi dresses have become the most important items in every woman’s wardrobe. The formal maxi dress, which is a style of the maxi dresses that is not commonly worn except for evenings and special occasions, was also the celebrities’ choice to attend many Oscar and red carpet occasions. The maxi dress proved its capability of showing the women in their best look and sustaining a touch of elegance. The casual maxi trend turned into a better, classy looking one; the formal maxi dress. The many soft, dyed and embellished fabrics when tailored into a long dress would cat the eyes and give a feminine impact; ad that’s why we find formal maxi dresses in evenings, special occasions, weddings and even as bridal dresses. The long maxi dress can represent a party or what we call a prom dress when coming in cheerful colors with a front or side slit to show the whole leg. It can also be more modest to represent a conservative style or a mother of the bride style when it comes with lace layers and long sleeves. The party dresses usually come in cheerful colors or at least many prints, while the conservative style comes with long sleeves and is usually plain colored. So, you must consider the age, body shape and the occasion you’re attending in order to choose the best formal maxi dress.