Best Dressed: Summer Ball edition

These BDOCs are serving some ballin’ looks

The past couple of weeks have been filled with society summer balls. The end of year balls are the one time of year when everyone gets dressed up to go out. Whether the ball is themed or not, making an extra effort with your outfit is a must. Some of the themes this year were Economic Society’s Casino Ball and Law Society’s The Big Apple Summer Ball.

The tasks of picking out an elegant dress, bearing the pain of heels and keeping your lipstick perfectly in place for one night were all pulled off flawlessly by the best dressed lot below. Here are some of your the most chic and glamorous looks:

English Society Once Upon a May Ball: Jodie, Laurie and Rhiannon

Reds and whites = guaranteed sophisticated look.

Sociology Society End of Year Ball: Joy and Chloe

Playful elegance.

Economics Society Casino Ball: Will, Imogen, Alicia and Rob

Keeping it classy.

Landscape Architecture Ball: Ashleigh, George, Philip, Christina, Cicely


Law Society The Big Apple Summer Ball: Georgia, Helen, Olivia, Chloe, Anna, Emma

Black is a fail safe black tie option and its simplicity allows for more attention to detail.

SLC Ball: Caitlin, Aashna, Sarah, Katie

Whether you chose a bodycon or floatier style, these girls show you how to wear them right.

Psychology Ball: Holly, Sukhvir and Pippa

A smart jumpsuit is an edgy alternative to a classic dress. Wear a flattering top and skirt combo for something a little different.

Politics Ball: Vickie and Nellie

Get into the summer spirit with florals and bright colours.

Geography Ball: Hayley, Helen, Hope and Gabriella

Metallics and blacks create instant sophistication.

Journalism Ball: Stacey, Sophie, Mojo, Olivia and Sophie

Cut-out details and plunge necklines make for subtle sexiness.