How to Wear a Maxi Dress as a Skirt


We’ve chatted about maxi dresses. We’ve chatted about maxi skirts. So today I wanted to fill you in on one of my favorite summer styling tricks: how to make a maxi dress into a skirt.

I started with this striped maxi dress (now on sale!). For a boho day vibe, I added a tassel necklace and straw bag. You just need two items to transform your maxi dress into a skirt: a crop top and a belt. I did a different straw bag and tassel earrings and voila! Two easy beach vacation looks…

Sydne Style wears gorjana tassel necklace for summer jewelry trends

Want to see more ways to wear maxi dresses? I teamed up with my girl Kristina to show 6 ways to wear a maxi dress in a special Petite & Curvy edition of my Summer Trend Guide.

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Photos by Michelle Kyle

Dress: Rachel Roy (on sale!)
Necklace: Gorjana (on sale!)
Earrings: BaubleBar
Tank: Forever 21 (similar)
Belt: vintage (similar)
Bags: Fallon & Royce and Ellen James
Shoes: Marc Fischer
Makeup: Blushington

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