For a few years, the polka dot print is everywhere and comes in all its forms:blouses, dresses, accessories, etc.
One of the strong trends of recent seasons is the polka dot dress . In black and white or colored versions, vintage dresses can be worn all year round, in summer and winter.
While polka dot dresses come from the past, they are also very contemporary. From chic to casual, this is a dress you can wear for many occasions.
With its bold prints, the polka dot dress is the central element of an outfit. The accessories will therefore complete the look and match perfectly with the polka dots of the dress.
How to wear a polka dot dress with elegance? What shoes to wear with her dress? How to choose the right accessories for a polka dot dress ?
We answer all your questions in this article.
As we said above, the polka dot dress is the star piece of your outfit, don't forget it.
Here are all our tips for modernizing your outfit by choosing the right accessories.
With a polka dot dress, opt for simple jewelry .
Because polka dots are already the central element of your outfit, be sure to wear only a few jewels without overdoing it so as not to overload your look.
Wear simple necklaces and reserve multi-row necklaces for other outfits.
Beads go perfectly with the vintage spirit of polka dot dresses. They immediately give your outfit a chic look and are particularly a jewel of choice for going to a formal event.
If you want to wear a polka dot dress for a wedding , opt for a blue dress with white polka dots (from sky blue to navy blue, you will be very elegant) or for a brown dress with white polka dots (a very chic trend). You can sophisticate your outfit with pearly pearls or golden jewelry.
The number 1 style rule for wearing shoes with a polka dot dress is very simple:exit the patterns and prints. Your shoes should enhance your outfit without being too flashy. Choose plain shoe colors instead.
You can wear a polka dot dress with different styles of shoes:
For example, with a black polka dot dress , you can choose to wear Van’s black and white or Converses for a casual style. Retro-style dresses are perfect for adopting the trend of the moment:dress-sneakers.
You can wear a pretty mesh or a jacket with your polka dot dress . The sweater trend worn over the dress in a slightly oversized version gives a very modern touch.
Dare to wear a colored cardigan or sweater to break up the monotony of the polka dots in your dress if they aren't already too lively. If you have any doubts about the choice of color, go with neutral tones such as beige or cream.
In summer, the denim jacket goes perfectly with a polka dot dress. The perfecto is also a good option if you have black on your dress.
To elegantly mark the waist and slightly break up the pattern of your dress, do not hesitate to belt your dress with polka dots . It's up to you whether you prefer a thin or wide belt and at what waist level you want to wear it.
If you're wearing a ruffled polka dot dress in summer, you can accessorize it with a pretty straw hat or a wicker bag.
There are 2 main ways to choose your accessories with a polka dot dress . One will consist in brightening up the outfit by breaking the coldness of the polka dot with colorful accessories and the other will sublimate the outfit with elegance by opting for more discreet accessories.
First of all, it is worth choosing accessories in the same tones as your dress.
If the polka dots on your dress are already very colorful, it will be difficult to associate colored accessories with it. You risk making your outfit much too flashy.
For example, if you wear a red dress with white polka dots , it will be easier to opt for white accessories than to opt for a flashy color that will break the rhythm of your look.
If you have the eye, you can very easily add a touch of color and upgrade your look with a colorful accessory. But be careful, it is very important to make the right color combinations!
You can wear accessories in bright colors if your dress is black, gray, beige or navy blue. These colors remaining sober and discreet, your accessories can quickly go unnoticed if they are not colorful enough.