The maxi dress. You probably know it quite well—prevalent on warm, sunny days. Close your eyes and think back to last weekend... At some stage, you (hopefully) left your house to venture outside—maybe to a park, a café or to the grocery store. And no doubt during your travels, you saw someone in a maxi dress.
Over time, they’ve become that ubiquitous throw-on weekend dress that requires absolutely no effort. But it’s that ''no effort'' that can sometimes make them look daggy and the opposite of chic.
With a few easy styling tricks, you can make the humble maxi dress appropriate for every occasion. From a grocery store visit to a night time event, you might even start to reconsider throwing it over a cozzie at the beach. What a waste!
If it’s been a while since you’ve added a maxi dress to your wardrobe, take a look at how these stylish stars are wearing them. A fresh blow dry, well thought-out shoes and a complimentary bag can transform the lazy style staple into something worthy of being snapped in.
Keep scrolling to see our top 5 rules to follow when slipping on a maxi.
Which celebrity has sold you on the maxi dress? Let us know in the comments below.