The little white dress is summer’s hottest fashion trend and - because it’s so versatile - you can dress it down or glam it up with just a few key accessories!

The little white dress (LWD) is taking the stage as a wardrobe staple every woman should have in her closet. The LWD is perfect for a warm spring or summer day and can be styled up or down to fit the occasion. Not only does it instantly offer a fresh, chic look, but it’s incredibly versatile, too. If you’re still not convinced, here are some looks to try this summer.

How to Wear A Little White Dress

Party-Ready in the Little White Dress

Stay on top of fashion trends with The Gatsby lace white dress by Glamorous. Turn your LWD into a party ready look with a pair of luxe Burak Uyan metallic peep-toe python pumps.

Little White Dress with Classic Black

Little White Dress with Classic Black

For a classic, elegant look that never goes out of style, try pairing a layered spine shirtdress from Alexander Wang with solid black pumps from Le Silla. On a chilly spring morning to the office, you can add the Bryony cropped leather jacket from Reiss.

Little White Dress with Loose Scarf

Little White Dress with Loose Scarf

Try a chic LWD look by wrapping a breezy scarf around your neck. Patterned scarves are the best choice for a casual spring/summer ensemble. Pair the Fareeda split sleeve crinkle belted dress in white from BB Dakota with the chic Seashells chiffon silk long scarf from Roberto Cavalli, or Signature long silk scarf from Valentino Garavani for a stunning feminine summer day look.

Little White Dresses with Long Chains

Little White Dresses with Long Chains

A long necklace serves as a stylish centerpiece to little white cotton-silk dress that features tonal embroidery and sheer lace insets, like Dolce Vita Valentina lace dress. We recommend the multi-color chain necklace from MINU Jewels, which is piled on the layers to add texture to a pretty ensemble, or opt for a single gold chain with an oversize pendant, like the Vanessa Mooney Visit From Cairo necklace.

Little White Dress with Cool Turquoise

Little White Dress with Cool Turquoise

Paired with a cutout yoke and fold-over collar, the RDM Rue du Mail poplin dress is the perfect way to beat the heat and look good while you do it. Tunics tend to be a bit shapeless, so use the Kate Spade Key Pieces leather skinny belt to cinch in your waist and show off your svelte shape and make your little white dress pop.

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