It’s the new take on the 1990s that brought back the slip dress, turning its distinctly minimal look and feel into a staple for the summer of 2014. Short, long, fitted or floaty, the slip dress received many interpretations, but it’s the simple silhouette and skinny spaghetti straps that prevail in assuring you’ll be sporting a clean, chic look this season.
If you plan on indulging in a bit of the 90s fashion, here are 5 ways to style the slip dress this summer, ranging from pure minimalism, to the prettiest take on pastels.
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Image one: Lace Hem Slip Dress at Topshop; Aamaya by Priyanka Arrow Twist rose gold-plated ring at Matches Fashion; The Row 63 round-frame sunglasses at MyTheresa.com; ASOS Oversized Felt Fedora Hat at Asos; Rag & Bone Enfield Shoulder Bag at Shopbop.com; Purified Patti lizard-effect leather sandals at Net-a-Porter.com.
Image two: Mason by Michelle Mason Washed-silk slip dress at Net-a-Porter.com; Michael Kors Gold-plated steel chronograph watch at Net-a-Porter.com; NARS Sheer Lipstick at Asos.com; Rochas Metallic matelassé bomber jacket at Net-a-Porter.com; Jimmy Choo Tilly metallic-leather pumps at MyTheresa.com; Victoria Beckham Loren Round Sunglasses at MyTheresa.com.
Image three: Kate Moss for Topshop Embellished paisley-print chiffon top at Net-a-Porter.com; ASOS Mini Dreamcatcher Necklace at Asos.com; Hipanema Goa Friendship Bracelet at Asos.com; Pamela Love Feather gold-tone onyx ear cuff at Net-a-Porter.com; Warehouse Lingerie Midi Dress at Asos.com; Valentino C-Rockee leather ankle boots at MyTheresa.com; Proenza Schouler PS1 Medium Fringe suede shoulder bag at MyTheresa.com.
Image four: Glamorous Cami Slip Dress in Blue Floral at Asos.com; Thierry Lasry Cat-eye acetate sunglasses at Net-a-Porter.com; ASOS Cross 90s Tattoo Choker Necklace at Asos.com; Asos Harvest Time Leather Flatform Sandals at Asos.com; DKNY X Opening Ceremony Sling leather and mesh drawstring backpack at MyTheresa.com.
Image five: By Malene Birger Callie open-knit mohair-blend cardigan at Net-a-Porter.com; Nails in Forsaken at Topshop.com; Shaun Leane ‘Cherry Blossom’ diamond bracelet at Farfetch.com; Christian Louboutin Farida leather shoulder bag at Net-a-Porter.com; ASOS Mini Cami Dress With Lace Trim at Asos.com; Burberry Prorsum Vinyl and suede sandals at Net-a-Porter.com.
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