Jenna Ortega fully leans into her role as Wednesday Addams with every fiber of her being autumn wardrobe. The Nov. 16 Ortega walked the black carpet in a black lace wedding thigh-high slit dress from Versace’s Spring 2023 collection at Netflix’s “Wednesday” premiere in Los Angeles. Her stylist, Enrique Melendezcompleted the stylishly spooky ensemble with Delfina Delettrez jewelry and black pointed-toe pumps with strappy ankle detailing.
Feeding off her character’s iconic infatuation with all things macabre, Ortega kept her face grim behind her sheer fabric. black veil, which featured spidery lace and a silver tiara. The romantic dress was held up by black straps that plunged into the lace-trimmed bustier as she floated like a ghostly bride past the wrought iron fence and rotting foliage in the background.
Just below a bat-like keyhole neckline, the deliberately crinkled dress split into plunging necklines that came to a point on either side of her hips. The cutouts were layered with floral lace in black, which reappeared along the lining of the dress’s thigh-high slit. The whole look culminated in a miniature train that channeled Morticia Addams and Corpse Bride in the best possible way.
Ortega wasn’t the only member of the Addams family to understand the task on Wednesday. Christina Ricci joined Ortega at the premiere while wearing a sheer black dress with a tiered skirt and glittering cobweb design from Rodarte’s Fall 2020 collection. With two generations of the Addams family frequenting the black carpet, fans should keep their eyes peeled for more loveliness dark outfits.
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