LC Lauren Conrad Dress
Even though this polyester-chiffon dress is floor-length, it’s casual enough for dinner and drinks. And it’s easier to pull on than a skirt and a top. (No coordination required.)
To buy: $54, kohls.com.
Lydell NYC Bracelet
A fanciful Art Deco look: glistening onyx stones centered in gold-tone octagons.
To buy: $32, lydellnyc.com.
Jason Wu for Target Clutch
This oversize envelope bag covered in black lace has an expandable bottom, which means you can take it with you.
To buy: $30, target.com.