A sculptural neckline adds drama to this sleek column dress and matelassé, a French stitching technique, gives the appear of texture.
Roland Mouret “Breton” matelassé gown, net-a-porter.com. Maja DuBrul earrings, majadubrul.com. Eva Fehren “X” bracelet, Barney’s New York, 212-826-8900. Whitney Stern ring, 800-695-8000.
Illustrations throughout by Ian Berry