Comedian Mo’Nique popped up on the gram recently looking snatched beyond belief. As impressive as her waistline was the sexy cold-shoulder black dress she wore to accentuate her new figure. The dress was a perfect balance of sultry and flirty with a fitted body and ruffled, fluttery bell sleeves that any ballroom dancer would envy. Keep reading to shop Mo’Nique’s look with these affordable little black dress options.
If you’re looking to mimic Mo’Nique’s halter neck silhouette, try this RACHEL Rachel Roy Cold Shoulder Ruffle Halter Dress ($109.00, macys.com). The sheath dress is almost a dead ringer for Mo’Nique’s look, minus the long bell sleeves, and is available in up to size 14. The knee-length hemline makes this appropriate for work or professional settings while the cold shoulders add just enough umph to make this a great choice for date night, too.
For a slightly more blingy flare, go with this XSCAPE Rhinestone Cold Shoulder Sheath Dress ($125.40, macys.com). The jewel encrusted shoulders add a nice touch of glam that make this one appropriate for a black-tie event or a wedding. Sizes range from a 14 to a 22W to accommodate the curviest figures. If drama is more your speed, try this Black Ruffle Cold Shoulder Slit Maxi Dress from Dress Me Plus ($53.98, dressmeplus.com). The floor-length hemline features a sexy slit that comes to mid-thigh.
For a super frugal find, try this Cold Shoulder Little Black Dress from Ever-Pretty ($24.99, every-pretty.com). Available in sizes up to 16, this number features short sleeves that flare out at the elbow and a hem that stops above the knee, making it appropriate for grown and sexy summer parties. To keep the summer vibe but lean more on the casual side, go with the Open Shoulder High Low Dress from Rosegal ($18.59, rosegal.com). This one would be perfect with some sandals for a cute garden party. Finally, this Vince Camuto Mini Dress ($59.99, ruelala.com) is chic and simple in silhouette for women up to size 14.
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