When you think about it, the term ‘smart-casual’ actually makes zero sense. The whole point of the one is that it’s not the other. Nevertheless, we’ve recently been confronted with this term on wedding and engagement invites, and thought we’d reach out to those also struggling with the same (conflicting) dress code suggestion. Our advice? Opt for a frock with unique details, a feel-good print or blocked colours, and style with sharp accessories. Statement earrings are a sure-fire way to dress a black-tie dress down, and bright beauty can add evening drama to daytime dresses. Still struggling? Check out the below for a sturdy starting point.