Slip Dresses: The New Fashion Staple!

A dress under a dress!? Well, this dress is now THE dress to wear this season! Slip dresses are trending and worn down countless runways giving a modern and classic feel. Silk slip dress are the new fashion staple!

In the 1920’s to late 1980’s the average woman who did not wear a slip under her dress was consider not very lady like. This trend re-emerged in the 1990’s and has trescended to 2017. Some of the top designers have showcased this highly requested item for their 2017 collections. And, it looks like this trend may convert to the new seasons that are approaching.

                                            Image of model Rochas

This new trend, I like to consider a vintage look, with flavor!

Image of Chanel Iman in Silk slip dress on street
Model Chanel Iman in The Perfect Sara silk slip and Emma duster photo courtesy Pintrest

Don’t worry, there are many ways to style up your slip dress without looking like your ready for bed or standing on a street corner. Honestly, this look gives so much of a vintage feel, it will make you look chic. So, Kontrol has provided some ideas below on how to wear your slip dress and who to purchase from.

Image of Zendaya modeling silk slip dress
Zendaya in Daya by Sendaya, Photo: Daya by Zendaya
Image of Selena Gomez in Galvan dress
Selena Gomez in Galvan silk slip dress

Slip dress pass knee length are the ultimate sexy dress. Just ask Zendaya, Selena Gomez or Jennifer Lawrence. This year these ladies provided red carpet looks to die for in their silk slip inspired dresses. Zendaya not only provided the look but it can be purchased at Daya By Zendaya for just $40.00. See above.

The inside dress is NOW the outside dress.

Image of Kendall Jenner and friend in slip dress and thigh high bootsKendall Jenner in Slip dress and t-shirt with Gigi Hadid 2016 MTV Movie Awards After Party Photo/Splash news

If you having notice, the t-shirt and slip dress is the THING! The Kardashian-Jenner clan have all rocked this lookfrom Kim, Kylie to Kendall. I know we hate to love them but one thing those girls sure can do is look chic.

Honestly, there are only a few ways to wear this look, but you can never go wrong if you take notes of the looks above.  Slip dresses can be purchased at Top Shop, Fashion Nova, to Calvin Klein. 

I guess looking like your ready for bed time isn’t a bad thing as long as you look good doing it!

 

Shanice Shantelle

Fashion Writer

Fashion writer for Kontrol. Has previously interned as a reporter for local newspaper in North Carolina. While, freelancing for 2 independent social media blogs as social marketer and writer. Shanice is continuing to perfect her writing craft and gain exposure for more opportunities within entertainment and media.