6 Simple Ways to Make Your Little Black Dress All the Chicer

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.

How to wear a dress and a blazer



Take a black minidress to the next level by adding an of-the-moment slouchy blazer and layered jewelry.

How to style a LBD



A pretty blouse wrapped around a black dress feels different and incredibly elevated.

How to wear a LBD



You can't deny the power of a simple yet chic look featuring a black slip dress and coordinating heels.

How to wear a dress and a sweatshirt



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.

How to style a black dress



Teaming a pair of chunky flat boots with your gorgeous LBD feels quite modern.

Layer a printed turtleneck underneath a sleeveless dress for a directional feel.