On Trend: 3 Ways To Wear A Pleated Maxi Dress

The pleated dress look is a refreshing way to keep your summer style in check. This easy trend is definitely worth adopting – the dresses are universally flattering, timeless and versatile. Plus, they are the perfect alternative to a structured dress in the oppressive summer heat! Here are our favorite ways to style it.

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As Is

Elena Perminova Long Pleated Dress

Elena Perminova, Image c/o stockholm-streetstyle.com

Belted

Add a belt to your pleated dress – whether it’s skinny or more chunky – to step up your look.

Belted pleated dress

Image c/o dothehotpants.com

With A Crop Top

A super fresh look for a cooler day – go for a monochromatic cropped top or  sweater.

Pacific Atlantic Pleated Dress with Crop Top

Image c/o atlantic-pacific.blogspot.com

p.s. it also makes for a great baby bump look!   Here’s our chic lead stylist Anouk showing how to get through a scorching NYC day with style with a pleated dress, greek sandals, and a crossbody.

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