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STYLING

HOW TO DO WINTER MIDI DRESSES

By Lucy Glen, 21 June 2018

Windy walks on a deserted beach. Red wine by a roaring fire. Winter has a lot we can get behind. And here’s one more: the saviour to mild winter days everywhere – the easy-breezy floaty dress. How to wear it without losing yourself in a sea of frills and keep warm simultaneously? Well, seeing as you asked so nicely, here’s a little inspiration…

Blogger wearing a blue dress and black boots

Picture: Rex

It’s all about balance, baby. And this street-styler has got that nailed, with her don’t-mess Dr Martens, triangle clutch and super-skinny 90s frames bringing all those frills firmly back down to earth. With long sleeves and a calf-skimming hemline, think loose cuts and cosy cable-knit sweater for extra snug-factor.

Blue dress, black boots, all available at ASOS

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For your own take, try swapping the frills out for florals and let some chunky lace-up boots provide the yin to your daisy-print yang. Then, top it off with some layered gold necklaces and micro cat-eye sunglasses and… voila! You’re all ready for that fire-side wine. We'll meet you there...

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