Sometimes you don’t have to buy a dress. You can do it yourself. Are you wondering how to do that? Simple and very effortless. You can make a scarf dress. Logically, you will need a scarf large enough to be used on the dress. Not your cup of tea? Do not worry; There are other ways to look stunning in a scarf dress.
In summer, it’s important to wear something that is light, casual, and flattering on your skin. The looser you go, the better. Shawl dresses are perfect for these occasions. You can wear it on the beach, but also in the city. In this post, you will learn how to style your dress as a normal everyday piece of clothing. We’ll also find out how the it-girls wear this lovely staple.
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Silky colored scarf dress
Aimee Song definitely knows how to pin down that scarf-dress look. She wears this summer combination as an everyday look.
You can easily recreate your outfit. Find the dress similar to this one. It has to be made of silk and colorful like this beautiful DFV in the photo above. Aimee with a belt made of the same material as a dress. She chose statement jewelry – earrings and bracelets.
Pastel colored scarf dress
What a nice way to wear your shawl dress. It’s practically wrapped around your body, but it also highlights your body figure.
The dress has beautiful pastel tones that look like a work of art. The sleeves are a bell and the dress has a V-neck. We can say that this dress looks like a kimono. It is made from the finest silk. Make sure you are very flattering and comfortable.
Do your dress (part i)
Leandra Medine is behind the Man Repeller site. She has a great sense of style and is very eccentric. She is also one of my favorite people ever!
She shows us how to make your own dress with two scarves. Choose the patterns and try it out!
Make Your Dress (Part II)
It’s Leandra again, showing us how to turn your scarf into a dress. It is easy! You should use two scarves, tie them on your shoulders, and strap them around with the tiny black belt!
You can wear both dresses with sandals, high heels, or just flip flops.
Splash of color
The dress is a combination of scarf and sleeve top. It probably wouldn’t be that interesting if it was in one shade. This splash of colors and patterns is something that you have to try!
This girl really knows how to wear this combo. She opted for cork platform sandals for a super effortless and casual look. You can style it with flats or classic high heels to make an interesting mix.
On the runway
Italians are known for their passion for these types of prints and silk material. Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci or Versace are some of the brands that have added scarf dresses to their collections.
This mix of patterns is for the brave girls. You should know how to style a dress like this, so try pairing it with low-key details.
Seeing pompoms on the dresses means you can know in advance that the outfit will be fabulous. This dress is DIY. You can easily knot an exciting long and large scarf and make a dress. Make sure it has pom poms though! Wrap the dress with a large slit on one side.
You can style it for everyday as well as for vacation by the sea.
Cover it with jeans
Ever wanted to wear your dress over jeans and a white t-shirt? No? Well, with a scarf dress that’s more than possible.
This fashionista decided to layer her red printed shawl dress over straight jeans and the white t-shirt. She decided on purple strappy sandals and the beige clutch. This combination is perfect for elegant occasions or for the late evening.
Printed scarf dress
He can be one of the typical presenters of scarf dresses. It’s classy with a halter neckline. It has black borders while the print is in the center. You can style this dress for many elegant occasions with high heels, leather jacket or a long chic coat.
Don’t be afraid to style this lovely printed dress. It just looks perfect.
Pink scarf dress
If the Victoria Secret angel wears a dress, it has to be good. You know what that means? Yes, you have to recreate it.
This pink printed dress looks amazing. It has a V-neck and an asymmetrical cut. It really looks like you did it yourself. Combine it with flip-flop sandals, flats or cork platforms.
Street style wear
Girls who wear high street style keep surprising me. They never let me down because I always learn something new.
This fashion blogger and editor decided on this black and white printed shawl dress. She buckled up, but left the low V-neck and the large slit in the front. We can all see that it looks sexy, but not provocative. You can pair this lovely dress with classic white sneakers for a mix of cool and casual look.
Make a sarong
Sarong is a type of dress that you want to wear in summer. It is perfectly comfortable to do this one shoulder dress when the temperature is high.
You can wear it with your bikinis by the pool or on the beach. Styling for and in the evening with flat sandals, lace-up shoes are the perfect choice.
Two-tone scarf dress
I love these two tone silk dresses. That said, this is very flattering to wear. With these pastel colors you can be sure that you are on trend and at the same time these dresses are classic. You can style it for many different events.
I hope you enjoyed these outfit ideas!