Floral dresses are the perfect look for spring and summer. They’re incredibly versatile, and can be easily dressed up or down for different occasions – be it a guest at a summer wedding or a dinner party. Styling your floral dress can present some challenges, and too much jewelry or conflicting patterns can reduce the coherence of your look. As a general rule of thumb, try sticking to solid colors, simple jewelry shapes, or neutral palettes. Here are some summer outfit ideas on what to wear with floral dresses.
Outfit #1: This look combines the delicate floral pattern of the dress with a few well-placed bold accessories. The Spiked Bib Necklace adds an edgy and refined detail to the sweetheart neckline, while the black sunhat and leather platforms echo the dark palette of the necklace. To avoid heavy accessorizing, pair with a pale pink clutch and matching sunglasses help retain the feminine balance of the look.
Outfit #2: A dressy-casual day look that combines pastel florals with mixed-metal jewelry and gladiator sandals. The Hammered Heart Pendant Necklace adds a delicate detail to the flowing neckline. Its dappled, handmade surface works perfectly with the eclectic Bronze and Gold Chain Toggle Bracelet, which adds some metallic shimmer without distracting from the color palette of the dress.
Outfit #3: Perfect for a date night, wedding party or dressy event! This polished floral look mixes neutral pastels with subtle metallic jewelry. The Handmade Geometric Gold Studs echo the warm metallic tones in the elegant Brass Crystal Chandelier Necklace. The gold edging of the clutch helps add continuation to the metallic theme, while the pastel jacket highlights a color from the dress pattern.
Outfit #4: Drawing inspiration from tropical colors, this outfit adds a little dose of paradise to your wardrobe. The matching Coral Pink Handmade Beaded Necklace and Handmade Charm Bracelet perfectly highlight the colors of the dress pattern. A solid color orange clutch and neutral brown heels enhance the look without detracting from the bold print.
Outfits #5 and #6: This is a great example of the many ways to style a floral print dress. The easiest technique? Choose a bold color stud earring and matching shoes! The featured earrings (from left to right) include the Handmade Geometric Studs in Mint, Royal Blue (Dipped in Gold), and Peach. Add a neutral clutch, and you’re ready to roll.
Dress (Left) | Dress (Right) | Earrings (Green) | Earrings (Blue/Gold) | Earrings (Pink) | Clutch (Tan/White) | Clutch (Blue/Tan) | Clutch (Gold) | Clutch (Gray/White) | Shoes (Green) | Shoes (Blue) | Shoes (Purple) | Shoes (Pink)
Which one’s your favorite?