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Article: How to Wear a Dress in Winter

How to Wear a Dress in Winter

How to Wear a Dress in Winter

Written by Karl

Welcome to your ultimate winter style guide where sophistication meets comfort! In this article, we're diving deep into the realm of winter dress outfits, unravelling the secrets of how to seamlessly wear a dress in winter without compromising on warmth or style. Now, you might be wondering, "Can one really wear a dress in winter without turning into an icicle?" Relax, as this article is the ultimate guide on how to conquer the season with grace, glamour, and of course, a touch of BEIGE | BROWN’s signature flair. So, whether you're seeking relaxed vibes, a touch of opulence, or a snug yet stylish look, our winter dress outfit guide has you covered. So, sit back, have some tea and relax, as we’re about to embark on a journey filled with cozy and fabulous.

Wearing Dresses in Winter: Style Tips for Winter Dress Outfits

Let's go over style tips for winter dress outfits because wearing a dress in winter isn’t supposed to be a challenge but a fabulous fashion statement. Whilst dresses take the center stage definitely during summer, mastering the art of winter dress outfit can be an exhilarating adventure at first. So, grab your tea, slip into your coziest cashmere, and let's dive into the world of winter wonderland wardrobe wonders. From layering strategies that could make an onion jealous to incorporating seasonal accessories that scream sophistication, the following tips are designed to make your winter ensemble unforgettable and elegant.  Let's redefine the narrative that dresses are just for fair weather and embrace the beauty of winter fashion. It's time to make those winter streets your runway! The key to wearing a dress in winter is to use versatile outerwear options that help you to master the art of layering. You can hardly go wrong with a timeless belted relaxed coat which is perfect for formal occasions and dates. Then again for that extra glam add a touch of chic to more high-brow affairs with a gold-detail belted jacket, which helps you transform a humble cocktail dress into a show-stopper of an ensemble. For more casual vibes go for a lightweight parka coat, which is ideal for daily activities and errands. However, if you want to go for a bold statement, go for an oversized double-breasted coat and pair it with short, flowy dresses for stylish street-style outfits. If you wanna look hip and casual, go for an oversize wool shirt jacket, which brings a touch of laid-back charm to weekend outings and gatherings with friends. If you wanna treat yourself and are looking for an article which helps you feel confident and on cloud nine at the same time, go with a crewneck cashmere sweater, which helps you effortlessly feel stylish during day and night whilst layered with midi or short dresses. Mix and match these staples for a winter wardrobe that easily shows your sense of style and cool which helps you turn heads wherever you go. And the best part is you’ll feel warm, cozy and chic all season long and you won’t freeze into an icicle.

Bow-detailing longsleeve dress

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Chunky fringed scarf ANISE

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Add Layers

Layer with relaxed belted coat

Achieving warmth without compromising style is an art, and the Belted Relaxed Coat Cameron by House of Dagmar is the perfect stroke for mastering this balance. To create a well-layered fit, simply drape the coat over your chosen base such as your favourite dress or a cozy sweater and skirt combo. Nevertheless, it’s a versatile coat  so you can easily attend formal events or experiment with different textures and lengths underneath to add depth.

Layer with gold-detail belted jacket

This bomb of a jacket takes center stage as the perfect layering piece. This jacket effortlessly enhances your winter ensemble, whether paired with a dapper cocktail dress for evening drinks or worn over casual attire for casual elegance. The gold detailing definitely adds a touch of luxury, turning a simple layer into a statement piece that helps you feel warm and confident wherever you go. To craft a well-layered fit for chilly days, simply incorporate the Gold-detail belted jacket CAMBRIA by Moose Knuckles into your wardrobe, allowing its elegant design to elevate your chosen base. Whether you're aiming for a touch of glamour during daytime outings or aiming to make a lasting impression at evening events, this belted jacket is the key to mastering winter layering with style and flair.

Layer with lightweight parka 

The lightweight parka Belle Cote by Moose Knuckles emerges as a versatile layering essential. Lightweight parkas seamlessly enhance your cold-weather look, providing a perfect blend of style and functionality. Whether casually worn over a favorite day dress or paired with maxi dress for a more wavy vibe, the lightweight parka brings an effortless charm to your winter ensemble.

Lightweight parkas offer relaxed fit  and comfort without compromising style, making it an ideal choice for everyday outings.

Layer with oversized double-breasted coat 

Layering an oversized double-breasted coat by House of Dagmar will make you look as a bold protagonist in the art of layering. This coat effortlessly transforms your cold-weather attire, providing warmth and style. Whether paired with a short, flowy dress for a trendy street-style look or donned over casual ensembles, this oversized coat adds a confident statement to your winter wardrobe. Its bold silhouette and double-breasted design make it a versatile choice for various occasions, from casual outings to more formal settings.

Layer with shirt jacket

This Oversize wool shirt jacket DAKOTA by House of Dagmar effortlessly enhances your cold-weather wardrobe, offering a blend of comfort and contemporary high fashion. Whether worn as a top layer over a fitted dress or casually worn over everyday outfits, the oversize wool shirt jacket introduces a laid-back charm to your winter everyday look. Its relaxed silhouette and woolen texture make it a perfect choice for adding warmth and a touch of casual sophistication to your outfit. 

Layer with a cashmere sweater

The softness and opulence of cashmere adds a touch of luxury to your winter style. Crewneck cashmere sweater RENSKE by Lisa Yang helps you to elevate your cold-weather with much needed warmth and intelligence. This versatile cashmere sweater seamlessly upgrades your outfits, whether paired with a maxi dress for a cozy daytime look or when worn over a midi dress for an evening affair. Crafting a well-layered fit for colder days becomes a delightful experience with the addition of a cashmere sweater. Its classic design and sumptuous texture make it a timeless choice for various occasions. 

Ribbed knit wool dress CARLA

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Fur-trim leather boots

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Wear a Vest

Mock neck cashmere vest

This Mockneck cashmere vest TOVA is a refined layering essential. Whether paired with a crisp shirt for a polished appearance or draped over a casual dress for an extra touch of cozy charm, the versatility of this vest makes it a key player in crafting a stylish and snug fit for the colder days ahead.

Knitted waistcoat

The Erika Cavallini Knitted Waistcoat becomes a game-changer for achieving both warmth and fashion finesse. This knitted waistcoat seamlessly elevates your cold-weather ensemble, offering a stylish layer that can be draped over a chic dress for a cozy yet sophisticated look.

High neck zipped vest

This Highneck zipped vest seamlessly enhances your cold-weather look, featuring a high neck and zipper detailing for a modern touch. Whether draped over a casual dress for a laid-back charm or paired with other winter essentials, this zipped vest adds a layer of warmth and contemporary flair to your winter outfit.

Cashmere vest

Adding this sumptuous vest to your winter fit is a masterstroke, wrapping you in unparalleled warmth and sophistication. Whether layered over a crisp shirt for a polished look or seamlessly integrated with a cozy dress, the Mockneck cashmere vest by FTC Cashmere introduces a layer of comfort and style to combat the chilly weather. 

Wear a Blazer

Tie-Front Wool Blazer

If you want to go for a more polished look, pair the tie-front wool blazer by Erika Cavallini with a sheath dress. The blazers details add a touch of elegance, making it an ideal choice for both office wear and sophisticated evening outings.

Pinstripe Blazer

If you’re looking for a perfect smart-casual outfit, layer the pinstripe blazer over a shirt dress. The pinstripe pattern is a sign of professionalism, creating a refined yet relaxed vibe perfect for daytime activities or casual evenings out.

Collarless Blazer

If you want to achieve  a modern and minimalist look, combine the collarless blazer with a shift dress. The clean lines and collarless design create a sleek silhouette, making it a versatile choice for both casual and more formal occasions.

Knitted cashmere dress

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Tie-front wool blazer

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Oversized Blazer

Go deep with the trend of oversized elegance by styling the oversized blazer with a Embrace the trend of oversized chic by styling the Oversized Blazer with a bodycon or wrap dress. The proximity of the structured blazer and the form-fitting dress creates a balanced and fashion-forward ensemble suitable for various settings.

Contrast Wool Jacket

If you’re looking for a cozy and a stylish touch to your winter dress outfit, layer the contrast wool jacket over a sweater dress. The contrasting details and warmth of the wool make it a perfect choice for staying snug while making a fashion statement.

Wear a Scarf

Consider these scarves as the versatile accessories that tie your winter look together. Whether you opt for the luxurious feel of cashmere or the bold patterns of logo scarves, these additions will not only keep you warm but also elevate your style to new heights.

Knit cashmere scarf

Inspired by the timeless elegance of Parisian style, Knit cashmere scarf PARIS complements any winter outfit. Whether worn over a tailored coat or paired with a sweater dress, its soft knit and cashmere blend add a touch of sophistication.

Multicolor scarf

Infuse vibrancy into your winter ensemble with the Multicolor scarf ARDESIA. This scarf is a versatile accessory that adds a pop of color to neutral tones. Pair it with a monochrome outfit or let it playfully clash with patterns for a bold voguesque look.

Logo-pattern scarf

Make a statement with the Logo-pattern scarf BAMBINO. Inspired by contemporary trends, this scarf combines warmth with branding chic. Whether worn over a blazer or draped over a casual dress, the logo pattern adds a touch of urban sophistication to your winter style.

Chunky fringe scarf

Embrace warm textures with the Chunky fringed scarf ANISE as chunky scarves are a must-have for added warmth and style. Pair it with an oversized coat or layer it over a sweater and dress for a relaxed look.

Wear Boots

Leather chelsea boots

Embrace a timeless look by pairing the Leather chealsea boots BETHEL with a midi sweater dress. The classic silhouette of the boots complements the elegance of the dress, creating a versatile and polished ensemble suitable for various winter occasions.

Ankle leather boots

If you wanna go bold, go with the Ankle leather boots HELIA. By pairing them with a sleek bodycon dress, the edgy vibe of the boots adds a contemporary touch, creating a chic and stylish look that effortlessly transitions from day to night.

Mini strap dress

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Double-breasted wool coat ANISSA

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Suede ankle leather boots

Elevate your winter style by pairing the Suede ankle boots TWEED with a boho-inspired maxi dress. The textured suede adds a cozy and fashionable element to the ensemble, making it a perfect choice for casual winter outings.

Leather boots with fur lining 

Stay luxuriously warm by pairing the Fur-lining leather boots ALTO BEAR with a fit-and-flare wool dress. The fur lining adds an extra layer of coziness, creating a winter outfit that's both sophisticated and snug, perfect for colder days.

By incorporating these boots with different types of dresses, you can effortlessly create winter looks that are not only stylish but also tailored to the occasion, ensuring you step out with confidence and warmth.

Wear Sweater Dresses

Knitted cashmere dress

If you want to opt for luxurious warmth, go with the knitted cashmere dress by Erika Cavallini. This dress effortlessly combines comfort and sophistication. Perfect for various occasions, pair it with knee-high boots and a statement coat for an elegant winter look.

Ribbed-knit cashmere dress

Elevate your winter style with the Ribbed-knit cashmere dress FINLEY. The ribbed-knit texture adds a layer of visual interest to the outfit, making it a go-to choice for both casual and more polished vibes. Pair it with tights and ankle boots for a cozy daytime look.

Knitted cashmere dress

This Ribbed-knit cashmere dress FINLEY seamlessly blends comfort with sophistication. Upgrade the look with over-the-knee boots and a tailored coat for a stylish outfit suitable for long and dark winter days.

Rib knit midi dress

This Ribbed knit midi dress is perfect for creating a laid-back but chic look. Pair it with chunky ankle boots and a long coat for a casual outing or add a statement belt for a more polished appearance.

Whether you opt for the luxurious feel of cashmere, the textured rib-knit designs, or the relaxed style of a midi dress, we hope that BEIGE | BROWN style guide and tips help you craft your individual look that helps you feel safe, confident, stylish and warm. Thanks for reading. Til next time.