How To Wear - October 1, 2019

Weekly Outfit Ideas: How To Style A Fall Midi Dress

brighton keller styles fall midi dress outfit ideas

Back this week with a new how to style post on this midi dress I am obsessed with! I had y’all vote between this black color and the olive green style. I knew black would win because it’s so classic and can go with way more than green. BUT the olive green is such a good option for fall, too. So honestly you can snag both and have options! I love this dress because it is just fitted enough to give shape and not look bulky when you layer it – as I did in every single look below. Plus I like the short sleeves so you can still wear it right now and not feel like you’re suffocating in a double long-sleeve situation. Also, something you can’t see in these pics is that the dress comes with a tie waist, I have the tie secured in the back but if you want that belted look you can pull it to the front for a little more added detail. So versatile and such an easy staple piece to dress up or down. See how I styled it 6 ways below!

brighton keller wearing black midi dress cream jacket black booties

Leather Jacket + Booties

Leather Jacket // Dress // Block Heel Ankle Booties

Love this simple look – throw on a black or statement color bag with gold OR silver jewelry for an extra chic date night look.

brighton keller wearing black midi dress cream cardigan tan purse black shoes

Cardigan + Heels

Cardigan //Dress // Crossbody Bag // Pointed Toe Heels

I feel like if I worked in an office I would wear this non-stop in the fall. It’s comfy but the heels dress it up a notch for an office. Play with the color of the cardigan to match your style!

brighton keller wearing black midi dress jean jacket white sneakers

Denim Jacket + Sneakers

Denim Jacket // Dress // Sneakers

This is the look that I would most likely wear right now (late September) to probably run errands in because like I said, this dress is so comfortable! Throw the denim jacket around your waist if it gets too warm!

brighton keller wearing black midi dress with mules and olive green jacket and gold necklace

Duster Jacket + Mules

Duster Jacket // Dress // Leather Pointed Toe Mules // Gold Coin Necklace

I feel like this look says ‘cool girl’. The duster jacket is made of a pretty nice material so it feels more like a jacket than a cardigan. Love the notched detailing, too! These mules are also different than the Madewell ones I love – this style is a bit taller and pointier of a toe.

brighton keller wearing cream sweater with midi dress leopard loafers

Sweater + Loafers

Crewneck Sweater // Dress // Leopard Loafers

Ok now for the looks that might be a bit tougher to master. Throwing a sweater over a dress is definitely a look for the cooler temps BUT I love how to makes the look completely different than just adding a jacket. I style this crewneck full-length sweater by tucking it under a bit to keep my waist defined and added these leopard loafers I love to compliment the color scheme!

brighton keller wearing sweater over fall midi dress with loafers

Turtleneck + Mules

Turtleneck Cropped Sweater // Dress // Snakeskin Mules

I got this sweater in after I had styled the first five looks and just couldn’t resist throwing it over the dress – so here we are with the sixth look. Love this sweater because it’s more cropped than the previous one and the high turtleneck gives a completely different vibe! I went back and forth between these snakeskin loafers or the mules here but settled on these mules cause they are so unique and a bit breezier (cause I still live in Texas) than a fully enclosed shoe.

Do you like these looks – which is your favorite? Would you wear this midi dress? Let me know in the comments!