Sizzling and safe, classic and edgy, entrance-making and elegant, the little black dress is the most adaptable weapon in the female arsenal. And Princess Beatrice knows it. The 24-year-old royal reached for an LBD to attend a book launch party in London last night with boyfriend Dave Clark, who works at Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic space tourism project. She accessorized the look with a studded belt and matching accessories, including a black braided clutch and pumps. What’s the key to a perfect LBD? Says designer Julie Chaiken: “It should be fabulous enough to turn heads in a room and sophisticated enough to take the breath away of someone special.” Did Beatrice’s do the trick? You tell us.
Plus, see more of Princess Beatrice’s outfits.