Fishtail dresses usually come in the form of maxi dresses and midi dresses. The fishtail gives the outfit both a feminine feel and helps cover the shapes of your legs in case you don’t have the best looking legs. There is nothing wrong with minimizing your weakness. Highlighting your strength and minimizing your weakness has always been an important part of outfit game. To inspire you to come up with your own outfit ideas, I’ve put together some very good looking fishtail dress outfit ideas. Let’s dive right in.
White strapless maxi fishtail dress
I’ll start the list with a clean looking outfit. It consists of a white strapless fishtail dress and silver heeled sandals. The white dress does a great job and makes the outfit look both sexy and adorable. This will make you stand out from the crowd at a cocktail party.
Off the shoulder, gray, figure-hugging midi dress
This dress has the perfect color and cut that make it a youthful and refreshing dress. It’s a strapless, gray, bodycon midi dress with a nice little fishtail cut. Simply wear white heeled sandals to complete this minimalist yet gorgeous outfit.
Gray lace dress with an asymmetrical fishtail
Here is a unique dress that looks both feminine and airy. The gray dress is a fishtail dress, where the fishtail part is an asymmetrical flowing design and the core part is made of lace. That makes the dress much more stylish than a typical lace dress. A good choice for shoes would be the silver open toe heels with ankle straps.
Light blue maxi dress with a cross neckline
Here is a low-key sexy dress that requires you to show some skin on the upper waist area. It is a light blue, criss-cross, long, flowing dress. It’s one of those dark horse dresses that will make you stand out from the crowd at a party among people who are sexy dresses.
Red deep fishtail maxi dress with V-neck
For a glowing look, this is a classic red dress that is extremely eye-catching. To achieve the sexy look, you can wear a deep fishtail maxi dress with a V-neckline and silver heels with open toes.
Pink strapless maxi fishtail dress with a deep V-neckline
For a ladylike look, you might want to wear pink for your next cocktail party. For example, wear a pink strapless fishtail dress with a deep V-neck for a super chic and sexy look. Wear light pink heeled sandals for the shoes to match the dress. You can also wear a light pink chocker to complete the outfit with added style and elegance.
Black strapless maxi dress
Although the color red is my favorite color when it comes to what color to wear for a cocktail party, a black dress like this off the shoulder maxi dress is a timeless design with a deep beauty that I cannot deny. Just wear it with black open toe heels with ankle straps to complete this beautiful and jet black look.
Gray maxi dress with semi-transparent lace overlay
This gray maxi dress is such a unique dress made up of two layers. The inner layer is a figure-hugging mini dress while the outer layer is a semi-sheer maxi fishtail lace dress. The dress also has a sexy cut with an open back. To complete this remarkable look, you can wear a pair of gold heels to add an elegant touch.
Blue fishtail maxi dress with a ruffled top
The blue dress has a unique design with a ruffled cut that resonates with the fishtail. It’s also an extremely sexy plunging V-neck dress that is quite difficult to take off, quite frankly. But if you’ve put a lot of effort into getting in shape, you deserve to wear this stunning dress and get shimmered at a cocktail party.
Red, deeply divided fishtail dress with a deep V-neckline
Although a red deep V-neck dress is very sexy, if you wear it as part of a minimal outfit without excessive accessories, you can tone it down a little and make yourself more accessible. For example, simply wear this red high-split fishtail dress with a pair of black open toe heels with ankle straps for a minimalist and elegant look. For more outfit ideas for similar shoes, check out our blog post on wearing black heels with ankle straps.
Pink Sequin Flowy Fishtail Dress
A fishtail dress often looks very elegant when it is in the form of a long, flowing dress. For example, this flowing dress with pink sequins could make you look elegant and unique.
Dark blue maxi dress with chiffon cover
This dark blue maxi dress is very chic and consists of several layers. It has a semi-transparent tip design in the collar area. The fishtail part is made with layers of chiffon to create an airy and feminine feel. It’s a really nice dress when you want to wear it a little more mature. For example, if you are a boss or manager attending a company cocktail party, this is the perfect dress.
Black midi dress with deep V-neck and floral pattern
Sometimes you can bring a good and refreshing surprise to your friends by wearing a floral dress to a cocktail party. However, this is not your usual bright dress. Instead, it’s a black one with red rose patterns. With the deep V-neckline, this dress simply demands the attention of others.
White floral dress with a ruffled collar
Speaking of the floral dress, this one is a much more refreshing and cheerful white floral dress. It has a nice little ruffle collar design that makes the dress even more unique. Wear black open toe heels and a black choker to add class to your outfit.
Tiffany Blue Halter Midi Fishtail Dress
The color Tiffany Blue is one of my favorite colors when it comes to dresses. The color just has so much depth. The Tiffany Blue Neckholder Midi Fishtail Dress looks just great. You can simply wear it with white heeled sandals to complete this remarkable look.
So, here are the fishtail dress outfit ideas that I really want to share with you. With the exception of a few deep V-dress outfits, most of the other outfits mentioned are easy to take off. Give it a try and expand your comfort zone by continuing to dance on the edge of your comfort zone.