A lace dress is a great addition to anyone’s wardrobe. Lace dresses are pretty and and depending on how you wear them can also look glamorous and sophisticated. They can work in so many different ways from a ladies day dresses to wedding guest outfits. You can create so many different looks with a lace dress depending on the colour and style that you choose.
This summer there is a lace dress to suit anyone whether you prefer mini dresses or tea length dresses and whether you want black, white nude or brightly coloured lace. Many of the styles of lace dress have a vintage feel to them and you can find a style of lace dress to fit with the fifties, sixties and seventies trends that are so popular at the moment.
Nude Lace Dress
Nude lace has been a huge trend for party dresses and is the perfect choice for an elegant party dress with a vintage feel. This cream lace panel dress has a fifties silhouette that is incredibly popular at the moment. It is feminine and pretty and could be worn with with either nude or contrasting black shoes and accessories. This style of dress would make great ladies day outfits when worn with a hat or fascinator.
Bodycon Lace Dress
If you want to wear lace but not look too girly, a bodycon lace dress is a great option. As this dress is fairly simple, you can easily add a statement necklace and a tailored jacket or blazer. A pair of sky high heels would be the finishing touch to this outfit.
Lace Maxi Dress
The seventies are really on trend for the summer and a lace maxi dress is a great way to follow this trend. We love the colour and intricate pattern on the lace of this beautiful maxi dress.
Sixties Style Lace Dress
There are plenty of lace dresses with a sixties influence around at the moment from the simple mini shift dresses to the longer sleeved peterpan collar dresses. This very simple mini shift dress is the perfect choice for anyone who wants to look sophisticated and elegant.
A coloured lace dress is a bold choice and probably one of the most up to date looks of the season. Look out for red, pink and orange lace dresses. All of these dresses are designed to get you noticed and not for those who like to fade into the background.
Black lace is one of the most timeless ways to wear lace. A little black lace will never go out of fashion but for summer 2011, a black lace dress with a nude lining is very on trend. If you are looking for wedding guest outfits, white lace is a bit of a no no but this black dress would be perfect.
Finally if you don’t want to wear all over lace, a dress with lace trim also makes a big style statement. This tiered lace shift dress uses contrasting lace to create a eye catching vintage inspired look.