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Tracee Ellis Ross Made This Chanel Sequin Dress Look Even Better Than It Did on the Runway

Karla Welch killed it, yet again.
Tracee Ellis Ross in Chanel. Photo: John Lamparski/WireImage

Tracee Ellis Ross in Chanel. Photo: John Lamparski/WireImage

It's not exactly a new revelation that Tracee Ellis Ross is one of the most fashionable actresses of our time; she routinely tops best dressed lists and works with renowned stylist Karla Welch. Over the weekend, her impeccable style streak was going strong at a "Black-ish" event at PaleyFest in New York. For the occasion, Ellis Ross chose a silver-and-navy sequin gown, a look from Chanel's Fall 2017 collection. And yes, she managed to make it look even better IRL than it did when it originally came down the runway. (Sorry, Karl.)


The dress, tea-length, with a dramatic cutout, low back and unexpected center slit, epitomizes chic fall dressing — see it below with a perfectly autumnal trench coat. It's enough to make even cool-weather critics glad for the change of seasons.

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