There are certain fashion staples that will literally never go out of fashion. This a big plus if you're on a budget because you can invest once and keep them in your wardrobe knowing full well that you'll always be on trend! From monochrome to white shirts, a LBD and red dress too, one of my favorite recurring fashions is the flirty sundress.
Ultra-flattering no matter your body shape, there is a staple sundress to suit everyone. A little curvy? Rock those curves with a lower neckline and a flared skirt. Tall and athletic? A bodycon sundress is the cure for your summer day 'what to wear' headache.
I'm loving this season's take on this fashion staple, and I'll be lining my wardrobe with a few of these picks below…
Bright & Beautiful Sundress
Summer is made for a flash of color and drama, and I love, love, love, this flirty striped sundress. The neckline is a little unusual which is what makes it stand out and the length is ideal for all body shapes because the sweeping skirt hides a multitude of sins. Pair it with brightly colored pumps and paint those toes in a dramatic shade - the more of a clash, the better!
1. ROKSANDA Striped Midi Dress 2. OSCAR DE LA RENTA Tassel Drop Earrings 3. JULIEVOS Ring 4. LOEWE Sunglasses 5. KATE SPADE Bangle 6. JULIEVOS Cuffs 7. SAM EDELMAN Mule Sandal 8. MEL BOTERI Cara Envelope Clutch in Blush Snake-Effect Leather
Sundress With A Little Bit Of Drama
Who said that sundress fashion had to fit a mold? I love to go against the grain, and this dramatic blush sundress can easily take you from daytime to night-time, with a pair of skyscraper heels to help with the transition. The side split gives you a hint of sexiness, but the dramatic sleeves take the stage pulling this fun look together. Divine!
1. PHILOSOPHY DI LORENZO SERAFINI Midi Dress 2. SEREFINA Fringe Necklace 3. FRAME Belt 4. CHARLOTTE TILBURY Lipstick 5. MEL BOTERI Cocoa Brown, Croc-Effect Leather Cara Envelope Clutch 6. CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA Pom Pom Sandals
The basis of a sundress is dainty and fun, and this cute option ticks not only the sundress option but the off-the-shoulder trend too! Another big plus - No awkward strap tan marks. Again, pair it with flats for day or throw on a pair of strappy heeled sandals for night to give you a totally flexible outfit.
1. HUGO Dress 2. KATE SPADE Ear Crawler 3. LAFONN Stone Ring 4. DAVID YURMAN Ring 5. FOSSIL Bracelet Watch 6. DAVID YURMAN Bracelet 7. MEL BOTERI Taupe Snake Print Emmy Convertible Clutch 8. STEVE MADDEN Sandals
Fun & Flirty Sundress
Finally, we have the fun and flirty look, which is ideal for everyone, no matter what your size or shape. This long-sleeved sundress shows you that you don't always have to bear a ton of skin just because it's summer, and if you're particularly conscious of your upper arms, this is a great option to give you more comfort in your look. Dress it up with a funky pair of flats for some drama and a pop of color!
By now you should be loving this sundress trend as much as me. Next week we're going to check out another wardrobe staple ideal for the summer months - the bright and breezy blouse. We've got some amazing looks coming your way, so stay tuned!!
Cheers to a sunny week ahead!!