It looks like the night sky exploded on this dress! :) I just need something to cover up the shoulders <- Agreed! It's looks like a starry night sky, and maybe drape one of black wraps over the shoulders!
Late black and ecru embroidered lace gown and jacket. Example of how adding a shaped lace overlay can glam up an otherwise simple gown. The short-sleeved bolero ages this up to be suitable for the crowd.