In fashion terminology, asymmetrical
refers to a purposefully irregular or unbalanced design element, placed with the intention of drawing the attention of the eye, and creating visual interest.
If a gown has asymmetrical design elements, they are often displayed within the dress' hemline, neckline, or waistline. (e.g. –, one shoulder neckline)
The one-shoulder neckline
creates visual interest, while offering the support of a strap. (Pretty and
Asymmetrical hemlines can add great visual interest, allowing the incorporation of different fabrics & textures, or allowing the wearer to show a little skin (as is the case with a high-low silhouette