When it comes to wardrobe staples, the little black dress often reigns supreme for many. Rightfully so, that perfect LBD is incredibly versatile in that it can be dressed up or down to suit a variety of styles and occasions. While you may have a go-to way you enjoy wearing your trusty LBD, we thought some fresh inspo could be of interest if you’re looking to mix it up from time to time.
To showcase the outfit ideas in question, we turned to some of our favorite fashion follows to uncover A+ looks. Essentially, we found that there are six key ways to make whatever LBD silhouette you love feel all the chicer. Below you’ll be able to see some of the styling tricks we’re talking about. You’ll also find a range of shopping picks for further inspiration.
Take a black minidress to the next level by adding an of-the-moment slouchy blazer and layered jewelry.
Topshop Twist Neck Long Sleeve Minidress ($65)
Madewell Caldwell Double Breasted Blazer ($158)
Jules Smith Layered Crystal Charm Necklace ($55)
Kurt Geiger London Blake Leather Mules ($150)
A pretty blouse wrapped around a black dress feels different and incredibly elevated.
Sablyn Taylor Dress ($495)
Eloquii Organza Button Down Tunic ($90)
By FAR Edita Sandals ($408)
You can't deny the power of a simple yet chic look featuring a black slip dress and coordinating heels.
Cami Nyc The Lillian Silk-Charmeuse Maxi Dress ($375)
Staud Frankie Ruched Sandals ($325)
Want a more casual vibe? Consider wearing a black sweatshirt over a dress for something unexpected. Knee-high boots and sharp accessories complete the vibe.
Free People Smoke & Mirrors Maxi Slip ($98)
H&M Hoodie ($20)
Staud Rey Bag ($325)
Schutz Analeah Pointed Toe Knee High Boots ($238)
Teaming a pair of chunky flat boots with your gorgeous LBD feels quite modern.
Violeta by Mango Ruffle Dress ($120)
Dr. Martens Sinclair 8 Eye Boots ($200)
Layer a printed turtleneck underneath a sleeveless dress for a directional feel.
Marques'Almeida Peplum-Hem Taffeta Slip Dress ($370)
Stine Goya Anne Zebra Stripe Turtleneck Top ($150)
Themoire Hera Bag ($295)
The Attico Lola Slingback Satin Pumps ($630)
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