Dress Up, Dress Down

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You know that feeling when you are completely overwhelmed with lust for that dress you’ve just bought? You promise yourself you’ll wear it anywhere, any time, any day… Thus convincing yourself that the purchase was worth it? (Fear not, you are not alone, it happens to the best of us). Well, who’s to say you can’t wear it all the time?! Repeat after us, the purchase was worth it! We give a shout out to the versatile wardrobe warriors on our lust lists that can be worn all day and all evening, girls brunch to disco, dog walk to date night, you get the picture. No more guilt when these pieces are sitting comfortably in your wardrobe...

Wow the crowd in this printed number by Primrose Park London. The roaring pink and orange tiger print and fluid shape are just some of the reasons we are head over heels for this dress, plus the flattering neckline is great for showing off gold jewellery. The perfect day to night contender, we’ll be pairing ours with sneakers in the day and barely-there heels in the evening. 

Printed dresses really do take the decision-making out of getting dressed and ditsy prints are flattering for all body shapes as they aren’t too overwhelming. Enter Rixo’s ‘Marianne’ style -- it really ticks all the right boxes here for both day and night. Swap your chunky dad sneakers for a block heel as the sun goes down…  

It has become so chic these days to wear trainers with dresses we would have ordinarily reserved for evening events -- and hey, what’s not to love about comfortable fashion?! Onjenu’s designs are the exact definition of pieces that can be dressed up or down at a moment’s notice. As much as we love teaming these with sneakers, they look equally as fab dressed up for a formal event with heels and a clutch.

A definite dog walk to date night contender, this Rixo ‘Kelly’ skirt is the epitome of easy elegance. Simply team with a chunky knit and sneakers as you stroll through the park with hound in tow. Then get date night ready by switching your knit to a silk camisole, add a statement hoop and bold lip and you are good to go!


Jade Brock