Dress Over Pants

Just when we think there isn’t a new way to style jeans, or layer, we spot something new that elevates our everyday items to high fashion status.

Suddenly, chic women are wearing ultra girlie dresses with slim jeans or trousers underneath for a new play on proportion and quirky femininity.

At DKNY, a crimson slip dress layers over slouchy trousers.



A slinky satin slip takes jeans and plain white tee to a new level.



Sheer lace layers over a skinny black turtleneck and pants. Sneakers add yet another element of surprise to the look.



Wide cuffed jeans take the “too sweet” edge off of a delicate lace and embroidered off the shoulder dress.

popsugar fashion

popsugar fashion

This flounced skirt and camisole get a lift from dark denim cut off jeans and a pale peach fur piece.

Honestly WTF

Honestly WTF

Sheer white ruffles top graffiti jeans and a black bralette for a feminine touch.



Prim and proper gets schooled with slim jeans and gold loafers.



Are you ready to pull this look off ? The secret is clearly in the mix…be sure to balance a dres that is uber feminine with pants that are more casual ( you can’t go wrong with skinny jeans!) and have fun with your footwear. It’s the perfect way to breathe life into those girlie dresses relegated to the back of the closet!


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One Response to “Dress Over Pants”

  1. nina webb Says:

    Im so afraid to pull this look off, I never know how – so thanks for this post! ✨

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