4 Fresh Ways To Wear A Slip Dress For Fall


Nearly as ubiquitous as denim, slip dresses have become the frock du jour for the fashion set. From daytime to dressy, the slinky staple is not only sartorially sound but wonderfully versatile: the fluidity of silk and satin iterations deftly balance structured separates when layered under or over poplin shirts, knits and shell tops. With high-shine en masse for fall, the hero item is the ultimate layering essential when temperatures start to dip from work (yes, really!) to weekend whether you covet a prim, preppy or pragmatic look. Unconvinced? Here, four fresh ways to layer a slip dress like a fashion-girl.

Adam Katz Sinding

Slip Dresses For Fall

A bodysuit layers beneath a slip dress without adding bulk. For a cool-girl take, a vertical-striped version paired with clean accessories feels fresh.

Stanhope Watch



Marlow Booties



Stitched Detail Dress



TL-180 Agenda Shoulder Bag


Club Monaco

Striped Stretch-Jersey Bodysuit



A button-down maxi worn open as a jacket is cool over a mid-length slip dress. Substantial accessories keep the look from feeling too prim.

Taner Half Hoop Earrings



Alis Leather Satchel


Louise et Cie

Chain Slippers


Massimo Dutti

Floral-Print Silk Crepe De Chine Maxi Dress



Silk-Charmeuse Dress



Serious sleeves are only gaining momentum, and they give fashion-girl appeal to a pinstripe slip. Metallic heels and geometric add-ons are a playful combo.

Gold And Silver Chain Link Earrings


Isabel Marant

Bay Mini Buckle Satchel



Della Metallic Leather Sandals


Malone Souliers

Navy Pinstripe Cami Dress


River Island

Pleated Cotton-Poplin Shirt



A cropped shell is a casual-yet-sleek layer atop a navy slip. Luxe booties and modern extras are eye-catching.

S801 Bonsai


Simon Miller

Orion Gold And Rhodium-Plated Choker


Maria Black

High Heel Velvet Ankle Boots



Bias-Cut Satin Slip Dress



Leo Cropped Crepe Top


Elizabeth and James