5 Ways to Wear Maxi Dresses This Winter

Maxi dresses are pretty much the dream: They're comfortable and fabulous all at once. The summer months are when these floor-length beauties seem to be everywhere, but the truth is that they're better suited for the winter. (Hello, long, warm garment.)

Photo:

Style du Monde

Although they might not be the backless floral versions you're used to seeing, winter maxis are just as stylish, if not more. We've rounded up five creative, winter-appropriate ways to wear maxi dresses for your styling pleasure. From layering them over a turtleneck to wearing a long-sleeve printed number, options abound. Keep scrolling to find out how to wear your maxi dresses this winter.

Photo:

Style du Monde

Style Notes: Layer a delicate lace turtleneck underneath and top it with your favourite leather jacket.

Photo:

Vanessa Jackman

Style Notes: Bring your summer maxis back to life by throwing an oversized turtleneck sweater on top. Sandals are optional, but maybe pair them with socks or just opt for ankle boots to keep the cold away.

Photo:

Style du Monde

Style Notes: Try the all-white version by adding a warm jacket and over-the-knee boots.

The heel isn't too high on these, making them much more wearable.

Photo:

A Love Is Blind

Style Notes: Add some flair to a floral version by cinching your waist with a bandana instead of a belt.

Photo:

Style du Monde

Style Notes: Another way to wear a more summery dress is by topping it with a faux-fur coat. Feel like the furry jacket is too much? Dress it down with a classic sneaker.

We've had our eye on this dress for a long time (thankfully it's still available).

Next up are the 23 most awesome little black dresses you'll want to shop this festive season.

This post was updated by Elinor Block, November 15.