The four new dresses of the season you need to know now – and how to wear them
Come summer, everything is allowed, clothingly speaking. Sure, there are some must-have dresses out there, but since they’re the most ubiquitous item given the weather at this time of year anyway, any style is suitable.
However, as we move into fall, dresses are becoming less of a season staple and a more thoughtful statement, and nothing more than the four that are all the rage right now. As stores fill with fall shopping, four distinct dress styles have become apparent and are perfect for any occasion.
From the comfy midi dress that works for the office to the weekend dress to have on your radar, these are the four It dresses to look for on Main Street now …
The full knit dress needs a little introduction to a winter-ready wardrobe. But while you’d be forgiven for thinking that the earliest you hit for one is December, this season’s deals will be different, as the knit dress has gotten stylish for fall / winter 2021. Think light cashmere blends , slim fit silhouettes and open polo necks, like these neutral versions from Whistles and Hush.
In cold weather, a pair of heeled boots – suede or leather for a nice contrast in texture – will add a modern and refined touch. If you want yours to be suitable for work wear, add an ultra-thin leather belt to cinch the waist.
Wear it with: Heeled leather ankle boots + shoulder bag + trench coat