Outfits

TV Segment – How to Wear a Maxi Dress All Year

 Watch full segment from Mirror/Mirror here.

We LOVE a good maxi skirt or dress! A maxi just isn’t for the beach, vacation or resort wear either. They are perfect all year round, effortless, chic and are indeed a wardrobe staple which works for all body types. To quote the fabulous Rachel Zoe ‘A maxi is the best way to look glamorous & be comfortable.’ And we couldn’t agree more with the style icon that a maxi is a must have for every wardrobe.  Use these tips to wear a maxi dress all year.

Go for a casual summer look with a colorful maxi dress and sandals.  Let the dress do all the work while you run around and complete errands during the weekend in style or hit the sand on the beach.  To take this look into fall simple add a pair of booties, moto-inspired jacket all topped with a scarf.

For a formal evening or date night, a lux material slim fit maxi is guaranteed to make you the center of attention. Just add a few pops of detail with a metallic belt and bronze shoes. To wear the maxi dress in the fall, you can turn the dress around and so the halter becomes a strapless piece, add a pair of tights, heels and top it all off with a textured detailed jacket and large statement necklace. Bonus points to wear the dress as a skirt, add a sequined detailed top and coated blazer.

A maxi skirt can work for your casual weekend and overall casual days, by pairing a maxi skirt with a neutral top, sleeveless vest, wedges and a panama hat for an instant street chic look for the edgy fashionista. The skirt is perfect in the cooler months with a long sleeve sweater, jacket and colorful printed scarf. Just look at the skirt as an alternative to your wide leg trousers and mix in your wardrobe rotation.

The exact same maxi dress can be worn all year thanks to layers in the chilly fall and winter months. For summer this basic tank maxi is a staple for any busy gal from any walk of life from college girl to busy mom a tank maxi is a must have. Different variations of the tank dress can be backless or strapless and can work in the chilly months as well. Add tights, a button down top, vest and finish it off with boots to be comfortable and warm.

Every woman needs a little black dress so why not make it a maxi! Full with details from lace insets, cut out back, splits and minor a sheer overlay a detailed black maxi takes the little black dress to another level. In the summer just add your favorite go to heels and you are ready to hit the town in style. To stay warm in the chilly months, add a top under the maxi, a pair of tights, blazer and colorful statement necklace for a pop of color and uptown chic look.

Clothing and accessories provided by Dao Chloe Dao, Carrie Ann Boutique, Apricot Lane, and Duo.  Make up provided by Yubi Makeup

How are you wearing your maxi in the Fall?

With Style,

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