Given that we also often look to celebs for a lot of our style recommendations, we thought it would be appropriate to showcase the pretty night-out dresses A-listers over 40 often wear for events and parties thanks to their inherently timeless and classic nature.
So with all that in mind, keep scrolling to check out a bit of visual inspiration featuring a few of the timeless going-out dress styles celebs like Jennifer Aniston and Kerry Washington wear. Plus, shop inspired styles that will work for anyone at any age—because age has nothing to do with what you should or shouldn’t wear.
On Jennifer Aniston: Prada dress
You clearly can’t go wrong with a timeless LBD. While Aniston went for a strapless silhouette here, cuts with long sleeves or with a turtleneck detail also feel incredibly modern.