The spring flowers are blooming, the April showers are approaching and the weather is definitely warming up. Spring is here to stay, and that means it’s time for all the parties and cocktail fêtes to begin. To find some fresh cocktail outfits, we went shopping at Net-A-Porter and put together this amazing selection of black-and-white cocktail dresses that are so perfect and oh-so chic for the transition from winter to spring and straight into summer. They are so easy for any Parisienne to wear, especially when paired with pop-of-color accessories. Or you can keep your look simple and classic with black patent leather. These dresses are versatile enough for the office—just add a cardigan or blazer—and the light, low-maintenance fabrics make them great travel pieces, too. Either way, you simply cannot go wrong! What better way to step into spring than with a little black and white?