How to Wear a Linen Dress in 2018

Linen Dress 2018 - Le Fab Chic

The little linen dress has had a major makeover for 2018. This trend has taken over my closet! It is so easy to wear for many occasions and perfect for this warm weather season.

In the past, linen dresses were mostly made in a straight, shapeless shift style. They also typically used to come in more muted neutral tones. Now, there are so many styles and colors available. From chic mini dresses to bold midi-dresses, there are so many ways to style this summer must-have. Keep reading to find out my 3 tips for styling a linen dress in 2018.

3 Tips for Wearing a Linen Dress in 2018

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1. Go for Chic Details

With so many cuts and styles available, it all comes down to the details. Updated versions of the linen dress have modern details. Try off the shoulder styles, ruffles, printed buttons and other little details for a modern chic way to wear this trend.

2.Pair with Current Accessories

Trendy accessories can make even the most simple styles look updated. The great thing about linen dresses is they can be worn for many occasions and pair well with a variety of accessory styles. A strappy sandal and trendy summer bag are great to pair with a linen dress for a summer 2018 update.

3. Keep the Color Simple

The texture of linen looks great in simple solid colors. The most popular colors for linen dresses are black, white, red, yellow and olive. Keep the color simple and let the details and texture stand out.

Since the linen dress is so trendy right now, it’s best to find pieces that you can save on. There’s no need to splurge on a style unless you want to make it one of your wardrobe staples for years to come. Here are some fab styles under $50:

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Shop My Look:

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Dress: Forever 21 // Bag: Cult Gaia (affordable version HERE)

Shoes: JustFab (similar HERE)


Have you tried this trend? Let’s chat! Leave a comment below. 

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