cocktail dresses for to dress up in cocktail parties and in semi-formal occasions. The length of these dresses varies depending on style and material of the costume. The height of these dresses varies from short and long. When it is short dress then it is said to be tea length and long dress is said to be ballerina dress, this type of dress also falls on the category of evening gowns category.
For cocktail parties, ballerina dress are better suits for this type of occasions and tea length dress is better suits for semi-formal occasions or black tie occasions. In mid century this kind of dress was said to be late afternoon. The men wore the suits for formal occasions and women worn afternoon skirts for this events. Only short dress was said to be cocktail dress, later as the technology develops the long dress was designed for dancing costumes.
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