3 Ways to Wear The Little Black Dress

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The little black dress is a wardrobe staple. Even if you have just one, style expert Afiya Francisco shares how you can wear it to all of your holiday parties without anyone noticing.

Party 1: It's all about the accessories!

Take your everyday little black dress that you've worn all year-round, add some great accessories, fantastic pumps and you're ready to party!

3 Ways to Wear the Little Black Dress for the Holidays

Get the look
  • Grab a sparkly blazer to up jazz up your little black dress for the holidays.
  • A nice belt cinches the waist and adds more interest to a simple dress.

Where to get it: little black dress, Winners; sequins blazer, Joe Fresh; belt, Winners; shoes, Aldo Shoes

Party 2: Wear it like a shirt!

Transform your little black dress into a two piece outfit. Grab a great flouncy skirt with a strong shape and pop it over your dress.

3 Ways to Wear the Little Black Dress for the Holidays

Get the look
  • Pick a pretty skirt with a great shape and no one will notice you're actually wearing a dress under it!
  • A nice statement necklace brings the interest up from the skirt to your face.

Where to get it: skirt, Anthropologie; necklace, Winners; shoes, Aldo Shoes; purse, Anthropologie; bracelet, Aldo Shoes

Party 3: Wear it like a skirt!

Grab a nice fluid top or blouse and put it on over you dress. Suddenly the dress has because a nice mid-length skirt.

3 Ways to Wear the Little Black Dress for the Holidays

Get the look
  • A mesh top is perfect for this look - it's sheer and pretty so you're still festive for the holidays. 
  • The fur infinity scarf and necklace add more layers and visual interest.
  • This is a really trendy look for the holidays so give your feet some rest from all those sky high heels and opt for a nice tall pair of flat boots.

Where to get it: mesh shirt, Winners; boots, Aldo Shoes; necklace, Winners; fur scarf, Joe Fresh; clutch, Winners

 

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