Are you looking for a chic and comfortable piece to wear in winter as well as in summer? The shirt dress is the piece you need in your wardrobe. As the name suggests, the shirt dress is both a dress and a shirt. This double utility is very interesting for composing all kinds of looks. You can wear the shirt dress alone or with a piece at the bottom like tights, leggings or pants. It’s the way you accessorize it and the way you wear it that will make the difference. But then how to wear a shirt dress ? With which pieces should it be associated? Here are our 6 fashion tips to adopt the shirt dress this year!
Opt for an oversize cut!
This year, the trendy cut is XXL! Whether for coats, sweaters, blouses or even dresses, you will have everything if you choose an oversized shirt dress . The advantage of this cut is that it is suitable for almost all body shapes and in addition it is comfortable to wear. You will find many versions of the XXL shirt dress in stores but you can also choose another very simple option by going to search in the closet of Monsieur. And yes, ladies, our men’s wardrobe is full of treasures since oversized cuts are fashionable.
Belt it to feminize your look
Another strong trend this season : the belt! Marking the size is trendy and goes hand in hand with the oversized cuts. In addition, if you are not comfortable with the straight cut and you like the more feminine cuts, then you can use a pretty belt to make your outfit glamorous. Be careful, however, not to be mistaken in the choice of your accessory. What belt to wear with your shirt dress? This year, the trendy model is the black belt with the silver buckle on the front. Leather models are also very popular. On the other hand, forget the thin belts that were in fashion a while ago and favor a wide belt.
Adopt the denim shirt dress for a trendy look
Like the denim skirt, the denim dress is one of the timeless pieces that we find in our wardrobes year after year. Why does this piece cross the collections and keep coming back to our wardrobes? As we saw above, one can easily get a wide variety of styles with a denim dress. The secret to wearing a denim dress in style is how you accessorize it.
- In winter, you can wear tights in neutral colors by choosing black or gray which will go well with jeans. For a glamorous look, opt for tall boots. They will give a very chic effect to your outfit. You can also dare the waders! If you want a more cool style, ankle boots will be perfect. Flat or heeled, depending on the occasion.
- In summer, the denim shirt dress goes with everything! sneakers, flat sandals, flip flops etc. The denim shirt dress is perfect when you’re looking for a casual look. Rather, it is suitable for all shapes with its straight cut. You also have the option of belting it to mark the waist and dress your outfit, it will make it even more feminine.
How to wear a long shirt dress?
If you are looking for a sexy look, you can try a long shirt dress. Our advice to wear it well: unbutton the lower part to reveal some shapes. Side shoes, nothing more chic than a long shirt dress with a pair of boots or pumps. If you like the bohemian style, choose it with flowers. If you want a comfortable but sophisticated look, know that this type of cut goes very well with white sneakers. You will get a minimalist and chic style . Belt it to mark the waist and feminize your look. And if the sleeves of your dress are long, roll them up. In winter, you can combine it with your leather biker jacket and wrap yourself up warm in an XXL scarf.
Bet on the right accessories
You will understand, the shirt dress is a trendy piece but if you do not bet on the right accessories, you may end up with a misshapen cut and you will lack style. With your shirt dress, you should not neglect the choice of the following accessories: handbag, shoes, belt, sunglasses. Ask yourself the right questions. Do you have a rather minimalist, classic, rock, bohemian style?
If you have chosen a solid shirt dress model then you just have to think about which shoes to choose with your shirt dress. A pair of Dr Martens with an oversized white shirt and a leather bag can give a grunge style while a long flowing shirt dress will be very chic worn with pumps. Also think of associating your shirt dress with wide belts.