Today I’m going to talk about something that can make you look very refreshing and elegant at the same time for a cocktail party, prom, or semi-formal to formal event. The magical element that allows you to look your best naturally is the pleated maxi dress. You may already know the pleated skirt very well, but the pleated dress is really another monster that will make you look even more elegant and feminine. To show you a few ways how great you can look with this, I’ve rounded up some of the best ideas for pleated maxi dresses. Now let’s check it out.
White sleeveless wrap pleat maxi dress
While I said these pleated maxi dress outfits are mostly for parties and other events, some of them look natural to be worn as business casual outfits. Let me start this list with a work outfit. To achieve this look, you can wear a pleated sleeveless maxi dress. Pair it with a brown leather clutch and two white open toe heels.
Green maxi dress with pleats and pink heels
This is a super refreshing outfit that is sure to make you look good at a cocktail party. In addition, it is also great for an outdoor garden party. To shape this outfit, you can simply wear this green, pleated, straight cut maxi dress. Pair it with pink heels and a sky blue leather handbag to complete the outfit with a refreshing and stylish touch.
Black chiffon pleated maxi dress with leather jacket
If you prefer to look more stylish and darker for a formal event, adding a leather jacket to your outfit is a great option. For example, you can wear a black chiffon maxi pillow dress with a black leather jacket over it. A pair of black ballerina shoes is a great way to finish off your outfit.
Blush pink maxi pleated flared dress with black leather jacket
The black leather jacket is such a versatile jacket. As previously shown, it looks great with a black dress, and this time it looks just as good with a pink dress. To achieve this look, you can wear a blushing pink maxi pillow pleated dress with a belt and a black leather jacket. Wear pink pointed toe strappy sandals to complete the look.
White halterneck maxi shift pleated dress
Up to this point, I’ve shown you a few pieces of clothing that look feminine and elegant. Now let’s look at a more refreshing straight cut dress. The dress here is a white halterneck maxi pleated shift dress that is surprisingly easy to take off. Simply pair the dress with silver open toe heels and a white handbag to complete the look.
Gray, fitted, deep maxi dress with V-neckline and deep V-neckline
At first glance, this may look like a typical pleated maxi dress that looks great. But if you take a closer look, it’s actually a low-key sexy dress that can make you stand out from the crowd. It’s a deep V-neck gray maxi dress that is so refreshing and sexy at the same time. Pair it with brown heels to look even more elegant.
White Sweetheart Neckline Belt Floor Length Pleated Dress
For those of you who have beautiful shoulders and beautiful collarbones, this dress will allow you to show off your strength. It is a white belted maxi pleated dress. The silver belt can make the dress more noticeable and make your waist look slimmer. Wear the dress with a gold clutch and silver heels to look classier.
White maxi dress with deep V-neckline and silver heels
This outfit perfectly shows how to look minimalist and sexy at the same time. The beautiful and simple dress here is a white deep V-neck dress with a waist floor and floor-length pleats. You can pair it with silver heels with an open toe strap and a pink leather clutch to complete the amazing look.
Blush Pink Halter Neck Ruched Waist Maxi Pleated Dress
If you want to look more ladylike, you stand a good chance of doing just that when you wear some pink. However, this outfit takes the ideas to the next level by being an all pink outfit. To achieve this look, simply wear a blushing pink maxi pillow with a ruched waist and a pair of pink pointed toe heels.
Light blue and blush pink color block keyhole maxi dress
This is such a creatively designed dress that looks absolutely beautiful too. In detail, it is a sleeveless pleated maxi dress with a grooved waist and ruched waist pattern that has a color block design. The upper part is light blue, the middle part is yellow, and the lower part is blushing pink. Wear the dress with pink heels to complete this remarkable look.
White floral chiffon maxi dress with brown heels
As you can see from the previous color block dress, an interesting use of color can really make you stand out if done correctly. Here’s another relatively colored dress that isn’t a solid color dress. Instead, it’s a white floral-printed chiffon pleated maxi dress. You can simply pair it with brown suede heels with open toes to give the look a particularly elegant touch.
White, deep maxi dress with deep V-neck
To look refreshing and sexy at the same time, a white plunging maxi dress with a deep V-neck is a great choice to get the feeling you want. To style the beautiful dress, you can wear a pair of white open toe heels and a subtle silver necklace.
Blush Pink Maxi Pleated Flared Dress
Sometimes it’s the cut that can separate you from the crowd. For example, here is a blushing pink babydoll maxi pleated flared dress that will make you look youthful and girlish. To complete this attractive look for the girl next door, simply pair the dress with pink strappy sandals.
Pink Fit and Flare Bell Sleeve Pleated Maxi Dress
This is a very interestingly designed dress that looks like a ribbed sweater if you only look at the top of the dress. In detail, it’s a pink fit and flare bell sleeve maxi pleated dress. You can easily pair it with black open toe suede ankle straps to complete this minimalist and attractive look.
Green long-sleeved maxi pleated dress with button closure
Here is a pleated maxi dress that is perfect for corporate events and everyday work. To achieve this look, you can simply wear a green pleated maxi dress, the top of which looks like a long-sleeved shirt with buttons. Pair the dress with pink pointed toe heels to complete your outfit.
Hope you find these pleated maxi dress outfit ideas useful and interesting. If you are looking for an outfit that will make you look both beautiful and natural for your next party or event, the list above should help.