Green velvet blazer
As a sustainable fashionista, it's essential to maximize the versatility of your wardrobe. At  La Mère Village we make the most out of every clothing item we own. One piece that can effortlessly transition from summer to other seasons is the beloved maxi dress. This article will explore five creative ways to transform your summer maxi dress and maxi skirts into stylish outfits that suit different weather conditions. 

 Layer up
   Belt it for shape
  Top it with a Cardigan
  Style with a Jacket
  Pair it with Boots 

Layer it Up

One of the easiest ways to wear your summer maxi dress during the colder seasons is by layering it up. Add a fitted turtleneck, a long-sleeved blouse, or a mock neck top underneath your dress. Choose a blouse in a delicate fabric, such as silk or chiffon, for a more formal look. This adds warmth and creates an interesting mix of textures and colors. Complete the look with ankle boots and a leather jacket for a chic and cozy ensemble.

Belt it for Shape

If you want to give your maxi dress a more structured and polished look, add a belt around your waist. This simple accessory can instantly transform a loose-fitting summer dress into a flattering and stylish outfit for any season. Opt for a wide belt to cinch in your waist or go for a skinny belt for a more subtle definition. Experiment with different belt styles and colors to create unique and eye-catching looks.

Top it with a Cardigan

A cozy cardigan is another great layering option for your summer maxi dress. Choose a long, chunky cardigan in a neutral color to create a cozy and relaxed look. Leave the cardigan unbuttoned or add a belt to cinch it at the waist for a more put-together style. Complete the outfit with ankle boots or loafers for a comfy and stylish fall ensemble.

Style with a Jacket 

green velvet blazer

A quilted jacket or a classic blazer is a versatile wardrobe staple that can effortlessly elevate any outfit, including your summer maxi dress. Throw on a quilted jacket over your dress for an added dose of warmth and sophistication. The flowing maxi dress and the structured quilted jacket create a perfect balance. Furthermore pair with ankle boots or loafers for an effortlessly chic fall look. For a more polished look, try a blazer. You can’t go wrong with a sustainable blazer in a structured fabric, such as wool or tweed. Our go-to brands for these are Neve & Noor and Choklate Paris.

Pair it with Boots

Boots are a must-have footwear option for the colder season, and they pair perfectly with maxi skirts. Whether you prefer ankle boots, knee-high boots, or over-the-knee boots, they all work well with maxi dresses. Nevertheless a slimmer silhouette boot to balance out the volume of the dress. The contrast of the feminine maxi dress with the edginess of the boots creates a fashionable and on-trend look.

Following these tips, you can easily transition your summer maxi dresses  like the sustainable fashionista that you are. So don't be afraid to experiment and have fun with your style!

Be sure to check out our sustainable women's collection that features high-quality clothing with traditional charm.