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Maxi Dresses: How to Wear them this Summer

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Customer Happiness Team

October 31, 2016

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Maxi dresses scream Summer! The long flowing material combined with glamorous prints and and colours make for the perfect outfit option, no matter what the occasion. Maxi dresses doesn’t have to mean floor length with a train, think mid ankle and asymmetric hemlines; modernise your wardrobe with a touch of difference.

Look no further than GlamCorner for your perfect maxi dresses this Summer. We’ve picked our top five options and styled them with some incredible accessories. From casual class to sophisticated black tie events, our Maxi Dress style guide will show you how to style the perfect outfit, from top to toe.

Floral Beauty

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Go for a touch of casual class in maxi dresses this Summer, keeping your wardrobe fresh faced and modern. Opt for one with an asymmetrical hemline like this one from Fame and Partners, for a fun take on the classic style. The deep V neckline with ruffled edging makes the muted floral print stand out.

Pair it back with minimal accessories, keeping the overall look simple yet sophisticated. Our top pick? These modern drop bar earrings from Jenny Bird. Go all out with a pair of sky high strap stilettos, or keep it casual with a pair of slip on sandals. Just be sure to avoid stepping on the lovely train all night long!

White Lace Wonder

The Jetset Diaries - Fez Maxi Dress - Front
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So very Summer, a white lace maxi dresses will work perfectly for all occasions, all Summer long. Look to the Fez Maxi Dress from the Jetset Diaries for a stylish, modern take on the maxi dress. The V neck and double straps make for an elegant, soft bodice, while the semi-sheer floor length skirt adds a touch of modern-class to a classic white gown.

Keep the overall look polished with fine gold accessories like this gold double look River Cuff from Jenny Bird. Team with small gold hoop earrings and a few fine rings for a mix and match touch. When it comes to shoes, we recommend a neutral toned mule or wedge. Take inspiration from the bohemian vibe of the gown and match your accessories to suit.

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Long and Lovely

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Go modern class in an intricate floral lace design like this mid ankle maxi dress from Erdem. The Intricate coloured floral design suits the classic shape as the raw hems and neckline create a point of difference. Team it with a pair of pointed pumps in black or nude, or go for an of-the-moment look with a pair of pale mules, drawing colour inspiration from the lace.

When it comes to accessories, keeping it neat and minimal is best. Opt for small drop earrings in gold and marble, echoing the colours in the gown. Keeping hair simple with some soft lose waves, and a perfect manicure will have the finished look perfectly polished.

Army Elegance

Aurelio Costarella - Ramen Gown - Tobacco - Front
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Never underestimate the glory of an Army inspired khaki gown. Maxi dresses for black tie or formal functions are a must, but to stand out from the crowd, opt for a gown that has a point of difference. Our top tip: go bold in a deeper colour like an olive green or lighter shade of khaki brown to complement your sunkissed glow.

This strapless silk gown from Aurelio Costarella features a sweetheart neckline and layers of soft, flowing silk chiffon. Pair it with a set of detailed vintage black studs for a truly elegant, polished look.

Black Beauty

Fame & Partners - Megan Lace Dress - Front
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For those who like to wear maxi dresses all day long, look no further than the Fame and Partners Megan Lace Dress for an option that will take you from office to bar to beach to cafe and everywhere in between. The sleeveless cut dress features a slimming floor length design and intricate lace detailing on the bodice.

Team the beautiful dress with a statement colourful block heel and a novelty over-the-shoulder bag. When it comes to accessories, we recommend going all out. Ear cuffs, over-the-top rings and a colourful mani-pedi to match your shoes will make this classic black number pop, big time.

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Maxi dresses for summer are the perfect option for those who like to move away from the shorter mini frocks. Team them with elegant accessories and a novelty clutch for a fun addition to your summer wardrobe.


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