How To Style Maxi Dresses

By July 13, 2020January 2nd, 2021No Comments

What would be a summer or sunny day without maxi dresses? You know those long and flowy dresses that we so badly want to rock? Their appeal is undeniable. It looks good on every body and their versatility allows them to be easily dressed up or dressed down, for daytime style, a casual weekend, going to a wedding as a guest, to a beach vacation and on those special evenings out. Here are ways on how to style maxi dresses.

Bold coloured maxi dress

Maxi dresses are typically form fitting at the top and then flows loosely over the bottom part of the body. The maxi dress is always in style and it should be a staple in every woman’s wardrobe. It comes in different fabrics, colours and patterns. Given that the maxi dress has stood the test of time, it is important to know how to style it and stand out. Below is a roundup of our favourite six ways to style the maxi dress.

  • Belt up

Want to create a flattering silhouette even with the flowy nature of maxi dresses? Are you skeptical that your figure may get lost in all the lose fabric? You do not have to be. The belt is your friend. A belt helps to accentuate your waist and create flattering curves.

When choosing a belt, go for neutral tones but if you want to attract attention, a bold coloured belt would also do.

  • Add in sneakers

If you are a fan of athleisure, then you love sneakers and you can incorporate your gym wear to your day outfit.

This look was even featured in the Vogue Magazine.

You can also accessorize with loop earrings, sun glasses and bangles.

Terryanne Chebet in a Maxi Dress and Sneakers
  • Maxi Dress to Work

Below is a guide to wearing your favourite maxi dress to work. Layering is the trick.

Get a fitted blazer over your maxi dress and add fashionable footwear and a bag. With this, you will be ready to take on the day at the workplace from client meeting to presentations.

  • Go for pattern

You already know that maxi dresses come in all colours of the rainbow. Get creative and do not play safe. Polka dots and flowery prints will not only make you look fabulous but also turn heads as you walk around.

Wear a maxi dress to beach
  • Throw on a headscarf

Do not beat yourself up wondering how to style maxi dresses? Headscarves are accessories that help you look more confident and also add credibility to your outfits.

A scarf can be used on your head, neck or on your handbag. Play around with it.

  • Layer with a leather jacket

Are you a fan of a biker style or suede jacket? You can layer them on top of a maxi dress for that edgy cool look.

Styling maxi dresses should not be hard and that is why we have a course on how to revamp your whole image from the inside out. Talk to us today on 0715315960 or email us at for a free image consultation

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