How to Wear Your Favourite Summer Slip Dress Into Autumn

If you bought one trend-smashing piece this summer, it's highly likely that it was a '90s-style spaghetti strap slip dress. Correct? Thought so. The classically grunge-tinged Courtney Love–esque throw-on has undoubtedly been the silhouette of the year so far, but can you re-work it into your A/W 16 wardrobe? You bet. Wearing a slip dress throughout autumn and winter is entirely possible. 

The key to wearing one in the latter stages of 2016 is all about playful layering—this trend isn't going anywhere just because the weather is about to take a nose dive, and there are outfits to prove it. But by layering we don't mean practical remember your coat darling: The street style set prove that if you are brave enough, slip dresses will work under and over pretty much anything, from jeans and a white shirt to your tracksuit bottoms. And as bloggers Lucy Williams and Shea Marie prove, it is the ultimate trans-seasonal piece for looking chic in that impossible-to-get-ready-for in-between weather. 

For how to wear a slip dress in autumn see below for seven street style-ready tips…