Styling Maxi Dresses For The Summer ft Boohoo

By Sophie R - July 22, 2018

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I've only ever owned one maxi-dress before, so when Boohoo challenged me to style one of their dresses for summer from their maxi-dress section on their website I was so for it.

So on Wednesday when one of my friends from university travelled down to see me we took a walk in the woods and snapped a few photos of how I would wear a maxi dress.



The dress I'm styling in this post is the Nicole Hammered Satin Button Maxi Dress in the colour Tan. This was a dress in a really different colour than what I normally pick out, I normally stick to blacks and blues, but seeing how this was looking on the model I just kind of had to try it out. Probably not the best way to go about online shopping but it worked in my favour this time.

I kept the look for this pretty simple as I think is the way to go when you're wearing a maxi dress. If we ignore the watch and black hair tie that don't really leave my wrists the planned additions to this gorgeous maxi dress was the heeled black boots and the layered necklace. The gold coloured necklace is a piece I don't really wear much since I stick to my silver jewellery more but it compliments the tan tone of the dress so well.

This photo shoot was actually massive for me since I really don't go out in anything other than long trousers for my bottom half. The last time I went out in a dress in public [not counting blog photos in my back garden] was probably my year 11 prom 3 years ago. So I stepped way out of my comfort zone to walk around my local area, but I'm glad I did because I don't think these photos would have turned out half as good if I took them in my back garden.

Are any of you fans of maxi-dresses? How would you style one? I'd love to see!

- Sophie

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*This item was kindly gifted to me by Boohoo

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19 comments

  1. Ah this maxi dress is gorgeous and you look amazing! I've never actually owned a maxi dress, but I think they're such simple but staple items which you could easily dress up or down. I love the necklace you styled it with! x

    Evie x | https://eviejayne.co.uk

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  2. Love these cute woodland photos and the maxi dress suits you so well!

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  3. Love this maxi dress, most people completely pull of maxi dresses and they look gorgeous but as for me, i'm way too short it looks awful!

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  4. That dress really suits you, the colour is perfect! Looks so nice with the necklace and boots as well Xx

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  5. Great post! I love the outfit, the shoes are so pretty x

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  6. You look absolutely stunning Sophie, I love this dress so much too! Definitely something I'd wear!

    Lucy | Forever September

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    1. Thank you Lucy! I bet it would look amazing on you!

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  7. The maxi dress looks great on you and I love the woodland photos! Lovely post x
    A x | www.simplyxanna.wordpress.com

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  8. This is super cute! I love that color and the boots compliment it really well.

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  9. beautiful dress, you look like a princess, very gentle. Love you

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  10. Looks gorgeous on you! You did a great job accessorizing this dress and you pull it off so well. I've never really worn a maxi dress, but I suppose I need to find the right one!

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