Time to embrace lace midi dresses and these 5 gorgeous items
TREND / 2019-09-11
Lace. Why does it always come back in trend? Well, the reason is simple – women just love it so much! This romantic, flirty, feminine and classic fabric makes for absolutely stunning wardrobe addition. Lace dresses and tops also have the quality of being easy to mix-and-match and can be worn at literally any occasion at any time of the day. Fashion ninjas have been mixing lace with slouchy silhouettes, or have chosen to go bold by combining it with leather, or kept it casual by pairing it with sneakers and been extra by wearing statement jewels.. By the end of this post, we’re sure that your cart would be full of all the gorgeous lacesu pieces that you need right now! There is something really graceful and royal in lace creations as this fabric migrated from cocktail to day wear basics over the years. Speaking of the lace color palette, pastels are a given but this year, we have whites, earthy hues, and bold colours that will make you look incredibly sexy and decadent. All in all, this year, fashion favors those who favor lace!
MM6 MAISON MARGIELA Satin Silk Lace Paneled Denim Shirt Dress
1. Midi Lace Dress
A semi-sheer white mid length lace dress looks refined and feminine. Try it on with big 70s inspired trending straw bags and cat eye black sunglasses. For the upcoming chilly days, try on a high-neck lace maxi dress and pair it with a structured black wool coat, leopard print pumps and a matching handbag. For an extra boss-babe vibe, get yourself a LBD – Lace Black Dress! For a lace dress for prom, it is extremely versatile. You can also wear it to a dressy event as well as to the office, by styling it appropriately. Completed with a blazer, flat ballet shoes and opaque stockings. For a summer dress trip, get your hands on some coral and earthy lace numbers and make some waves with some salt-spray styling in your hair!
ALICE MCCALL Sweet Little Mystery Off-the-shoulder Lace Maxi Dress
SELF-PORTRAIT Circle Floral Lace Ribbon Maxi Dress
2. Colored Lace
Moving on from neutral and timeless lace color palette, colored lace is a hot trend right now. Choose bright red, lime yellow, blue or purple colors instead of black and beige. Combine it with your favorite, neutral accessories if you don’t want to go overboard.
GANNI Everdale Sheer Floral Lace Shirt
SELF-PORTRAIT Floral Paneled Fine Lace Midi Dress
3. Off-shoulder Lace Tops
Off-shoulder tops are synonymous to boho vibes. Lace off-shoulder tops look sexy and appropriate for the beach when teamed with light blue denim shorts. Coming back from the beach to the city, take a cue from the Queen, Beyonce who appears on the streets wearing an off-shoulder lace tops frequently and like to pair her tops with tight bottoms. This piece is undoubtedly suitable for a number of events. You can pair it with pretty much anything you have in your closet, be it denim skirts, high-waisted trousers, to leather midi skirts and distressed shorts. Think brown leather sandals and jute tote bags as accessories to pair with off-shoulder lace tops. Keep it chic, keep it summery cool!
ALICE MCCALL Wilde Grotto V-neck Eyelet Lace Romper
4. Lace Blouse
A gorgeous, detailed lace blouse can be worn in different ways. This ethereal fabric is one of the biggest trends on the horizon right now and starting from runways to Instagram feeds, it can be seen everywhere. If you feel intimidated by the fact the lace blouses tend to show too much skin, you can always wear a camisole underneath or wear your lace blouse over a t-shirt as a tie-up shirt. To give you some styling options, a white lace dress with pointed-toe strappy nude pumps makes a great outfit for work as well, for days where you want to let them know who’s the boss. For a casual coffee date, think of a red lace T-shirt tucked in contrasting pencil cut skirt. Complete the color-blocking of this outfit by adding rounded black sunglasses and leopard print clutch bag. To mix trends, go for a neon semi-sheer lace top and team it with black slim trousers or jeans. There you go, style it up and stay chic!
GANNI Broderie Anglaise Eyelet Lace High Neck Tie Blouse
JONATHAN SIMKHAI Sateen Lingerie Lace One-Shoulder Top
5. Lace Skirt
If you want to stick to more retro and universal versions of lace, for a neutral silhouette like a lace midi skirt. Lace skirts look great when paired with metallic pumps and chic envelope clutch. For office, use a form-fitting skirt, something like a structured non-see-through lace bottom in navy with an ivory white top and black pumps.
Have an important party coming up and have nothing to wear? Fret not, the versatile lace skirt will save the night. Pull off a chic party separates outfit that can be mixed of a cool pencil skirt, eye-catching sequined lace top or a classic tucked in button-down shirt, and nude stilettos. If you are not one to enter the experimental zone, a sexy black pencil bottom in various lengths is your go-to this year. Try it on with pretty polished peach blouse or a short-sleeved turtleneck. For a girl next door look, pair up a lace mini skirt with slouchy sweaters and sneakers.