A boat neck dress is just something between the crew neck dress and the off the shoulder dress. Some people may just think of it as a version of a crew neck with a wide neck and think that it doesn’t make too much of a difference. In fact, since the boat neckline allows you to show off your collarbones, the difference is actually huge and the result is a low key sexy look. To show you some nice ways I can style it, I’ve rounded up some of the best submarine outfit ideas and included them in a list below. Let’s get in right away.
Black and white dress with a dotted boat neckline
To start the list, I’m going to show you this lovely black and white polka dot fit and flare dress with a boat neckline. The dress looks so adorable and eye-catching that you really don’t have to do too much to style it. Just wear it with a pair of black ballet flats and you would have a great looking casual outfit.
Black sheath dress with boat neckline
Here is a simple black boat neck sheath dress that will accentuate your beautiful collarbones. It also has some small and nifty cutout details. Simply pair the dress with bare heels with an open toe strap for a simple and elegant look.
Navy half sleeve wavy skater dress with neckline
Not only that, this dark blue skater dress with half sleeves is a dress with a boat neckline. The neckline is a creative wavy neckline. To create an elegant and minimalist outfit around this beautiful and creatively designed dress, just combine it with silver heels with an open toe strap. This outfit is perfect for cocktail parties and proms.
Rose Gold Silk Fit and Flare Midi Dress
For a cocktail party, many people try to do their best and dress very sexy while showing a lot of skin. You don’t always have to show a lot of skin to look sexy. For example, you can wear this gorgeous rose gold silk midi dress to show off your collarbones and still look sexy. Combine the dress with a pair of open toe heels that are exactly the same color to complete the outfit elegantly.
Gray plaid midi dress with belt and black blazer
Here’s an outfit that shows how to wear a jacket with a boat neck dress. In this case, a gray midi dress with a plaid belt is combined with a black blazer. Pair them with black open toe heels and ankle straps for a stylish, casual look.
Red bodycon midi dress with boat neckline
For a hot and eye-catching look, a red bodycon midi dress is an obvious and popular choice. Adding a boat neckline to the classic red dress will only make the outfit look hotter. For the shoes, black shoes with an open toe strap would be the best choice. Alternatively, you can turn all red.
Navy Fit and Flare Boat Neck Dress
If you want to look more mature and understated at a cocktail party or prom, here is a good looking but low key dress that will suit you. It is a dark blue and flared dress with a boat neckline. You can wear silver heeled sandals to add an elegant touch to the outfit.
White, figure-hugging dress with yellow, open toe heels
After mentioning a red bodycon dress a little earlier, here’s an alternative for you if you don’t like the color red. It’s a plain and plain white bodycon knee-length dress with a boat neckline. What is a bit surprising about this outfit are the yellow open toe heels. While this type of pairing isn’t very common, it’s definitely fun to wear something with high contrast every now and then.
Gray lace dress with cap sleeves and scalloped hem
As simple as this dress looks, it actually has a lot of interesting and beautiful details. For example, trimming the cap sleeves makes the dress look cuter while the dress is made of lace which gives the dress a feminine feel. Not only that, the scalloped hem design also makes the dress look more unique. Pair the dress with a silver ankle strap with open toe heels to look elegant.
Black short-sleeved sheath dress with boat neckline
This has to be one of the easiest cocktail party outfits I’ve ever seen. But because the black sheath dress with a boat neckline is so timeless. The outfit isn’t shabby at all. The combination of the dress with black ballerinas results in a very simple and clean outfit.
Navy bodycon dress with black strappy heel
This is a sophisticated and feminine outfit that you can both wear to the office or to a cocktail party. The outfit consists of a dark blue, sleeveless, figure-hugging dress with a boat neckline and a pair of black strappy heels. To add more colors to the outfit, you can wear a brown leather handbag and silver bracelet.
Navy Fit and Flare Ruffle Midi Dress
This is a very classy look that is relatively easy to pull off. To achieve the look, you can wear a dark blue and flared ruffle dress with a long silver necklace. Combine the pieces with silver open toe heels to look classy and elegant.
White Belted Boat Neck Flare Dress with Felt Hat
This airy dress with a white belt and boat neckline is perfect for spring. Wear it with white sandals and a white felt hat for an all-white look.
Black and white striped, figure-hugging dress with a boat neckline
The black and white striped T-shirt is so popular and versatile. Let’s see what it looks like when the design is transferred to a dress. This is a black and white striped, bodycon dress with a boat neckline that looks feminine, beautiful and restrainedly sexy. You can pair it with black ballet flats and a black choker to add a stylish touch to the look.
Gray t-shirt dress with boat neckline
A t-shirt dress looks very casual and yet stylish. This gray boat neck has just the right amount of detail to make it look great. Wear the dress with white trainers for a striking and simple look.
By the time you’ve reached this point of the blog post, you should have found that these gorgeous boat neck outfits are actually very easy to take off. Just give it a try and have fun styling it.