Jennifer Lawrence Has Officially Found the Most Sophisticated Party Dress

While each product featured is independently selected by our editors, we may include paid promotion. If you buy something through our links, we may earn commission. Read more about our Product Review Guidelines here.

Jennifer Lawrence's Dior dress isn't sparkly. It's not ridiculously tight or shockingly sheer. It's just . . . classic. With its asymmetrical, A-line cut and tuxedo-illusion bodice, it's the type of design you know you'd invest in and continue to wear for years. That's exactly why we looked twice when the actress showed up to a special screening of Joy in London.

Jennifer pulled back her hair to reveal dainty triangle earrings that matched her shimmering square clutch and studded Christian Louboutin heels. She completed her outfit with a row of diamond bangles and a matching ring and needed little else to turn heads — it was already in the bag when she chose that dress.

Read on to see J Law's must-have party outfit from every angle, along with her complementing outerwear: a collared tuxedo-style coat. Then, read on to shop for these holiday season essentials.

Getty | David M. Benett

Jennifer accessorized her sophisticated Christian Dior open-back dress with a metallic box clutch.

Getty | Dave J Hogan

She showed off the asymmetrical cut of her design as she walked across stage.

Getty | Danny Martindale

Jennifer covered her LBD with a suit-style coat.

Getty

She found the not-so-average LBD we'd never regret adding to our closets.