5 Ways to Wear Maxi Dresses This Winter

Maxi dresses are pretty much the dream: They're comfortable and fabulous all at once. The summer months are definitely when these floor-length beauties seem to be everywhere, but the truth is, they're better suited for the winter. (Hello, long, warm garment.) Although they might not be the backless floral versions you're used to seeing, winter maxis are just as stylish, if not more. 

We've rounded up five creative, winter-appropriate ways to wear maxi dresses for your styling pleasure. From layering them over a turtleneck to wearing a long-sleeve printed number, options abound. 

Keep scrolling to discover these five genius ways to wear a maxi dress in the winter.

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Collage Vintage

Go for a dress with a graphic animal print and top it with your favorite leather jacket and a mini bag.

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Try a cozier knit version and top it off with a faux-fur coat. Feeling extra playful? Layer a fun pair of socks with a platform sandal.

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Collage Vintage

Yes, you can still wear that gorgeous velvet dress from the holidays this winter. A pair of thick tights and fresh white ankle boots does the trick.

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Collage Vintage

Bring your summer maxis back to life by layering a thin turtleneck underneath. 

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Collage Vintage

Have a breezy shirtdress or one with a high slit? Wear it over straight-leg jeans and cinch your waist with a cool studded belt.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

Which maxi-dress look is your favorite? Be sure to let us know in the comments below!

This post was updated by Anna LaPlaca.