One of the most versatile pieces, the maxi dress is comfortable, stylish and easy-to-wear. Whether you are layering up with a leather womens jacket or simply wearing with a pair of sandals to the beach, there are endless options for styling the perfect maxi dress for any occasion. Even as the cooler weather seeps in, extending your summer wardrobe has never been easier, all you have to do is add some killer accessories and a few weather appropriate essentials and you’re set! Need a bit of help styling your maxi? Not to worry, AlibiOnline has our top seven tips to keep you looking stylish and chic while wearing your maxi all year long.
Layer it up Throw on a blazer for women or a leather jacket over a simple maxi dress for instant style cred. Dress up when heading for a night on the town with a statement necklace or fine layered jewellery for a work-appropriate style. Add an animal print scarf for a finishing touch that is right on trend.
Denim & Boots
A simple black maxi dress layered with a button down denim shirt and boots is easy to wear regardless of the weather. Keep your hair out or up in a no-fuss pony tail with a fresh face for the ideal weekend look. Add a chunky cocktail ring to make the look really sparkle!
From Maxi Dress to A Skirt in Seconds
A maxi dress can look like a skirt in seconds. Pop over a waist length tee or tank and it will look as though you are wearing a top and skirt. Try a striped top with a plain maxi dress and add little ballet pumps
This look is stolen directly from the 90’s… Think about layering cute singlets and t-shirts, short-sleeved and long, UNDER your maxi dresses for an extra layer with a pop of colour.
Add a Trench!
Wear my favourite classic shorty trench, it’s a perfect addition to solid color maxi dresses and fun prints,adding a hint of classic chic!
A Little Military
A long slinky jersey maxi looks amazing with a cropped military style jacket and studded belt to edge it up a bit.
Leather and Lace
Another fun and edgy look by adding a cropped leather jacket and leather boots to a maxi dress with ruffles or lace.