Backless Dresses

Ahh yes, the back is back. While we seriously respect a girl willing to take the plunge and bare it all with a deep neckline, recently we've found ourselves captivated by its reverse counterpart: the backless dress. Whether it's a printed mini dress a la Zoe Saldana or a full-length gown seen on the likes of January Jones, Jennifer Lawrence and Elizabeth Banks, the backless trend is a seamless way to make an au courant statement at any formal function or soira©e this season. Take a look at our carefully garnered picks in today's slideshow to see how our favorite trendsetters donned their own versions of this uber-chic and elegant of-the-moment look!