Christmas season is just 2 months away. Time to start looking for a party dress perhaps? For more mileage, choose something in a simple, classic cut and basic colour.
Here's a few that I found at Nordstrom.com
(Top) BCBG Max Azria eyelet dress $280 (Bottom) Metallic lace dress $276
(L) Adrianna Papell $168 (R) BCBG Max Azria voile dress $188
Nine West belted halter $138
(L) Ruby Rox lace dress $78 (R) Necessary Objects $68