Quoting lilredsmurfy:" You could make a maxi work if it's not too cold. It just means a step up from jeans, without being black tie formal. So women should dress classy, do your hair and nails nice, nice shoes."
Quoting lilredsmurfy:" Depends on how formal the company is too (does DH work in an office or is he a construction worker kind ... [snip!] ... too out of place with some really great DARK jeans as long as you pair it with awesome shoes and a formal top, and great hair."