By Invitation AW18 Collection | Blue Velvet Evening Dresses | Lace, Chiffon, Silk Tops & Skirts | Hobbs Australia

Darkly romantic. Truly decadent. This season's limited edition occasion collection takes inspiration from the home of the ardent poet Lord Byron. Showcasing luxurious fabrics and exquisite craftsmanship, it's made for lavish celebrations.

DARK BLOOMS ABOUND

With it's royal associations, the iris is a fitting flower for our occasionwear. Hand-painted in Italy, our exclusive print in cobalt blue and bronze, sees the stately bloom elegantly entwine on silk, chiffon and velvet. Dramatic ties, sleeves and ruffles accentuate the regal mood.

ENTER THE SALON

It's the season of the tuxedo suit. This timeless salon attire has been reimagined with a distinct feminine allure. Exquisitely tailored suiting that flatters the figure, exudes sophistication. Sheer sleeves add a demure playfulness to a tuxedo dress. It's cocktail dressing at it's finest.

WHEN MIDNIGHT STRIKES

Mark celebratory moments in a shade of midnight. In luxurious velvet featuring floral cutwork motifs, this deep blue hue only heightens the opulent tone. Beautifully catching the play of candlelight at your elegant soirees.