How To Wear A Sweater Dress Outfit: Winter is finally here which means it’s the time to flaunt your sweater dresses. I mean, it would be no less than a crime to spend your winter without wearing one. Because, they are cozy, warm, and chic. A knitted dress will eventually fulfill your fashion needs, and of course, comfort needs. Let’s be honest, comfort is the key to most of us.
Jackets, vests, coats, or anything that will keep you comfy and warm are a great addition to the wardrobe of any woman. However, consider wearing knitted dresses if you wish to look fashion-forward. Among these warm clothes come sweater dresses which are all over the Instagram feed. And as always, we are here to help you to wear them in style. So, keep reading to know everything about them – from how to wear to what to pair them with – we are excited to share some amazing ideas that we have got in store for you.
Outfits To Wear With A Sweater Dress
Knitted dresses are feminine and elegant and because of the cozy feeling and soft knit material, they never run out of style. The best part is that they are flattering on every body shape and look equally irresistible on women of every age. It’s one such piece that your wardrobe will thank you for. As Vivienne Westwood said, “Buy less. Choose well. Make it last. Quality, not quantity.” So, are you ready to make a fashion investment this year and buy a super cool sweater dress? If yes, then let’s officially welcome the sweater dress period, and let me help you choose the best way you can style them. You can pair a sweater dress with a trench coat outfit, a button-up shirt, or black leggings.
Let’s get started with some latest tips that you must know!
Styling Tips For Sweater Dresses
- The most practical way to wear a sweater dress is to layer it with a coat or cardigan.
- Consider pairing it with ankle boots or long boots – it’s the one the best ways to serve the look.
- Layer it with a sweater or faux fur vest to help you to make the outfit unique and keep you warm and edgy.
- Accessorize, accessorize, and accessorize! I can’t emphasize this enough. Pair it with the right accessory to create a huge difference in your look.
21 – Classy Way To Style It
Let’s start the list with one of the classiest ways I would suggest styling a sweater dress. Wear a button-down shirt underneath and turn heads as you strut down the street in your new look! A white button-down shirt is a versatile piece and it should always be in your wardrobe. Coming to the outfit, this has to be one of the coolest workplace outfits – it gives off complete professional and bossy vibes. To recreate this outfit, Pair a v-neck knitted dress with a button-down white shirt. Add a belt and your clutch bag. Wear your make-up and confidence to seize the day. Finally, finish off the look with rocking high knee boots.
20 – Knitted Sweater Dress Set
Buy this cool and practical set this season. You can wear it as a sweater dress alone or layer it up with this cute turtleneck long-sleeved top. Currently, such sets are on top of the trend; you can find many different designs and cool colors. I love this layered top over it and it surely keeps you warm while also making a style statement. I would recommend buying such sets in colors like lavender, pink, or beige because they give such a nice vibe and look.
19 – Long Buttoned Sweater Dress
One of the stylish outfit ideas on the list – a buttoned-down dress to make everyone turn and look at you. The dress gives such a sophisticated vibe and the color is so pretty. For this outfit idea, Keep it classy and minimal. Embrace the middle part open hair trend and do soft glam make-up. Pair with ankle boots and finish the look with an elegant black bag.
18 – Pair It With A Long Coat
Now that’s one basic and effortless way to style your sweater dress. A long coat comes in handy when you wish to have a cozy and stylish outfit. This look is versatile and perfect for most of your outings in fall or winter. Pair your long coat with a high-neck dress and get your favorite knee-high boots to complete the look. Your coat and dress don’t have to be of the same color. However, make sure to add a matching color coat and boots to put it all together. Open your hair and put on perfect winged eyeliner to finish the look. Lastly, add a cool clutch bag and you get the ideal look for a winter brunch.
17 – Brown Tones
16 – Keep It Simple!
15 – With Sneakers
14 – When To Wear A Sweater Dress?
Sweater dresses are great for parties, casual wear, Christmas. But, they can go well in the workplace too. You just need to find the one with workplace-friendly designs and colors. Have a look at this beautiful brown long knitted wear. Isn’t it perfect? It gives the perfect professional look while also keeping you warm. Wear it next time for your presentation and rock your day in confidence. Pair it with white ankle boots and add some cute hoop earrings. Moreover, either put your hair in a bun or create a nice ponytail. Lastly, keep your make-up neutral.
13 – Rock It With Houndstooth Boots
12 – What Shoes To Wear
In all the above pictures, I am sure you have seen a knitted midi dress paired with ankle boots, knee-high boots, and sneakers. But, there is no hard and fast rule to only wear these shoes. You can wear heels with the dress and completely rock it. Have a look at this alluring slim-fit v-neck dress; perfect for Sunday brunch or parties. Accessorize with minimal pendant and lastly, slip into comfortable block heels to elevate the look. Wear this dress and be the center of attention.
11 – For Plus Size Women
Own your curves in this perfect brown buttoned dress. No fuss, just casually serving the look here. The whole look is so appealing and fashionable. To recreate this look, pair your dress with a cool black belt. Depending on whatever you feel comfortable in, wear either heels or sneakers. Since it’s a lovely v-neck, accessorize it with a two or three-layered necklace. Create your favorite soft make-up look and finish off the look with bold red lipstick. Remember what they say – give a woman red lipstick and she can conquer the world – wear your red lipstick and seize the day with your fashion-forward and confident looks.
10 – Style It With Stockings
Here we bring you a chic look. Pair your long-sleeved knitted dress with breathable stockings rather than layering it with bulky pieces. Moreover, as much as your dress matters, take some time to choose stockings in fun colors and patterns – like this criss cross design pair. It creates such a modern and elegant look. Since you are wearing stockings, I would recommend adding heeled ankle pumps – look at the picture below – they look gorgeous. For this look, apply light make-up with nude lipstick and of course, add some hoop earrings.
9 – Outfit To Keep You Warm All Day Long
Out of all outfit ideas, this one is certainly designed uniquely. I would say it’s definitely a dress to make yourself stand out in style!
8 – All Beige for The Win
Beige has made a ground-breaking comeback this season. Recreate this look when you want your outfit to be out of this world – a classic beige combo is here to do wonders. For this outfit, wear your knitted cardigan dress as a base. Add the matching belt and knee-high-crested boots. Add a new dimension by putting the lovely faux coat on your shoulder. Carry your essentials in a cute clutch bag and you are set to have everyone turn around and look at you!
7 – With A Metal Waist Chain Belt
6 – Add a Scarf
Isn’t this look a sophisticated sight to behold? I absolutely love this fit. For this outfit, get yourself a printed cardigan dress, add a designer belt to elevate the look. Wear timeless and classic boots and carry a bag to have your essentials with you. Add an elegant dimension by finishing off the look with a stunning beret hat.
5 – How About Adding A Vest This Time?
Enough of the coats and cardigan, layer it up with a vest and a scarf! And, of course, Throw in a cool pair of sunglasses when you are strutting the streets.
4 – Bringing The Color-Block Affair Back
If you want something more fun than just a single-color dress, then here we bring you a super cool color-block affair. Nothing can elevate an outfit as much as a good color block combo. This one is just perfect to give you beautiful and carefree vibes. You don’t need to do much to recreate this look. Simply, carry a cute little bag and wear strappy heels to tone down the look. Moreover, do a no make-up look and you are ready to dazzle. Plus point – this look will go well with anything, no matter where you go – you can wear this dress to a Sunday brunch, friends get-togethers, or even to formal events.
3 – Black And Red Affair
2 – Christmas Ready
We all know how cold it is on Christmas eve but it’s also one special occasion when you want to look really good. Therefore, consider wearing a sweater midi dress this time. It will keep you warm while also making a style statement. Have a look at this gorgeous red dress – perfect for Christmas. The color is vibrant and fun. For this outfit, get yourself a cool turtleneck and a long-sleeved knitted dress. Add a cute necklace and throw in your favorite pair of earrings. Finish off the look with a really cool pair of boots and you are ready. pretty easy, isn’t it? Isn’t it all we want? Looking our best selves while also putting less effort. Well, this dress seems to fulfill our wish.
1 – Show Stopping White Outfit
An outfit for all the people who love white. Exciting, dramatic, and a head-turner – this outfit has it all. Wear a matching cardigan with your dress and you are all set. Every knitted dress look is cute and classy but if you are looking for a sultry look and then here is the one. Get yourself a sweater dress with a slit, add a matching cardigan, and some comfortable sneakers to achieve this look. Moreover, curl your hair and add hoop earrings for a stunning finish.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Where to shop for sweater dresses?
Ans: Here are some of the places I would recommend you to buy sweater dresses.
Q. How do I style a turtle neck sweater dress?
Ans: It’s pretty easy and you can find tons and tons of ideas above. Nonetheless, here are some tips. Accessorize it, wear a necklace with it. Add a hat with the outfit to bring some uber-cool vibes. If it’s a simple turtle neck outfit then pair add a belt to give glamorous look. When adding a bag, crossbody bags or saddlebags would be ideal. And, of course, one of the tempting fashion styles is to pair your sweater dress with some cool boots – high knee or ankle boots.
Q. Are sweater dresses in style 2022?
Ans. There is no doubt that sweater dresses ruled 2020 and 2021 and there is no way that they are going of out style in 2022. They are coming back to rule our closets once again!
So, that was it for today! I hope you guys liked the outfits ideas. Comment below and let us know your way of styling a sweater dress. Also, feel free to share your favorite outfit from the list.
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