23 Mar 2019

Weekend Wardrobe: The Sweater Dress


The sweater dress, a faithful contender, when it comes to weekend dressing.

I love a sweater dress for my weekend wear and for my travels. It’s an easy choice and a great midseason option. Mine teams up with sneakers, more and more; the sneakers take me out and about and when I am home I swap them for my most comfortable mules.


What I like about a sweater dress is the way it can look elegant and casual at the same time. It also covers but I don’t find them bulky. I prefer those with sleeves as I generally don’t need to wear a jacket with mine – if I do it will most likely be my leather one.


This style of dress works great with a cross body bag if you don’t want to tie the waist. Giving the definition you need without emphasising any unwanted middle. A V-neck style suits those with longer body shape or when we want to accessorise the neck.


Both these dresses look wonderful with plenty of arm candy; both in easy wearing shades.



Dress + Accessories+ Shoes: Winning with this weekend wardrobe. xv



vince wool and cashmere  ||  lafayette 148 cashmere and silk on sale




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6 Comments

anitapelayorivera

This is the perfect go-to-lunch dress in the early spring, when it’s still a bit cool but SUNNY and promising. OH Vicki, you get it right every time!

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Michelle à Détroit

Vicki, I never thought of using a cross body bag as a sort of “belt” to define the waist. Great idea! I’ve also taken another peek in the box at my mules. Maybe I just need to practice walking in them. They do seem right for now. I’ll give them another try😉.

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Vicki

Good idea Michelle, mules do take a bit of practice I guess but once you get the hang of it… no stopping you :)

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Mumbai

whether summer or winter this is a basic in a wardrobe. And the best, you can dress it
up our down with the right pair of shoes and accessories. b.t.w. do you no longer
post pics on instagramm ?

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Vicki

I do.. I will.. I have just been busy with a new project (coming to you soon) and ran out of puff :)

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