Fashion 5 New Party Dress Trends to Try By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on November 14, 2010 @ 10:32PM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio 5 New Party Dress Trends to Try 01 of 05 Sapphire & Green Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio Make a splash with a refreshing palette of deep-sea tones. SHOP THE LOOK (left to right): Silk and velvet, Hype, amp#36;208; at hypestyle.com. Sequined polyester, A/X Armani Exchange, amp#36;125; at armaniexchange.com. Silk, Banana Republic, amp#36;150; at bananarepublic.com. 02 of 05 Pastel Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio Lighten up with pale, delicate hues that show off your softer side. SHOP THE LOOK (left to right): Rayon jacquard, Single by Galina Sobolev, $285; singledress.com. Polyester with beaded trim, Robbi & Nikki, $295; 213-629-2800 for stores. Chiffon, Express, $98; at express.com. 03 of 05 Detailed LBDs Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio Just because it's black doesn't mean it has to be basic. SHOP THE LOOK (left to right): Silk-rayon, Frock by Tracy Reese, $198; 614-299-7693. Viscose with sequins and beaded trim, French Connection, $228; 212-219-1197. Silk with beaded strap, Tibi, $395; 901-682-1128. 04 of 05 Plum & Gray Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio Go for a subdued glamour in shades of aubergine and slate. SHOP THE LOOK (left to right): Velvet, Walter, $298; at shopwalter.com. Polyester, White House Black Market, $178; at whbm.com. Nylon-spandex, Thatcher by Alisse Thatcher, $198; at shopbop.com. 05 of 05 Black & Gold Chayo Mata/Time Inc. Digital Studio A perfect pairing of rich and bold, these two always get it right. SHOP THE LOOK (left to right): Silk with beaded neckline, Myne, $260; at catchboutique.com. Silk with paillettes, Foley + Corinna, $495; at foleyandcorinna.com. Polyester jacquard, DKNY, $395; at select Macy's stores.