A dress is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached. In Western culture, dresses are usually considered to be items of women's and girls' apparel.
The hemlines of dresses vary depending on the whims of fashion and the modesty or personal taste of the wearer.
Types of dress:
Ball gown : a very formal dress, typically elaborate and floor-length.
Bouffant gown: a fancy gown for formal occasions.
Evening gown: a long dress worn for evening events.
Gymslip: a sleeveless tunic most commonly worn as part of a girl's school uniform.
House dress: an informal dress worn at home for doing housework in.
Jumper dress: a dress worn over a blouse.
Little black dress: an evening dress or cocktail dress, often quite short.
Midi dress: a dress of mid-calf length.
Shift dress or chemise: a short, sleeveless dress in a simple style with little detailing.
Tea gown: a semiformal gown intended for wear during afternoon tea.
wedding dress : wedding dress worn exclusively by the bride at her wedding. In Western cultures, white is the most popular colour.