3 Chic Ways to Wear A Chambray Shirtdress

I don’t know if you caught my post a while back on chambray shirts, but they are becoming quite the wardrobe staple with fashionistas. This summer, chambray shirtdresses have also taken off. That’s because chambray is just as versatile as denim, only one step better.

Not only can you wear chambray with almost anything, but it is softer and more lightweight than denim, making it ultra comfortable.

Here’s a look at three cute chambray shirtdresses and how to style them to look casually chic.


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How to Style a Chambray Shirtdress – The Classic Casual Summertime Look

Chambray shirtdresses come in dozens of styles: with sleeves, no sleeves, button up, tunic style, belted, unbelted. This light wash shirtdress is flattering because the drawstring waist defines your middle, which always helps to make you look slimmer and more youthful.

Flat metallic sandals a chic tote is all you need to get the look.

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How to Style a Chambray Shirtdress – The Classy Dark Wash Look

If you’ve stayed away from chambray because you don’t like the casual light washed look, then have a peek at this dress. The darker wash gives this shirtdress a more polished look.

Be sure to roll up the sleeves to expose some forearm. Showing some skin makes you look a little more sporty and hip. chambray dress with leggings

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How to Style a Chambray Shirt Dress – The Sophisticated Leggings Look

This shirtdress or both of the dresses we have looked at up to now can also be worn with black leggings or white skinny jeans. Some shirtdresses are on the short side for sure, so wearing something on your bottom half gives you more coverage if you don’t want to show so much leg. Wearing leggings with a shirtdress is also a more sophisticated look than wearing the dress on its own.

Top off your outfit with some mules, jewelry and a fab bag, and you are ready to hit the town for a casual day out.

Here are a few more in stores right now:

5 Super Sundresses Under $100

You want to look cute but since summer is short, there’s no sense in spending a bundle. Fortunately, there are a lot of sales going on at the minute, and you’ll find some great deals.

Here are five versatile sundresses for women over 40, that are chic, appropriate and lovely for summer.

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Wow! – this Dress is Fab

There’s nothing more easy, breezy and summer- like than a dress that looks like it walked out of the garden. Blue and purple blooms set against white are so fresh and feminine! This is a very pretty dress for a special party or date night!

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Romantic Lace

Coral lace and an asymmetrical hemline make this dress feminine and modern.

If you have nice legs, this lace handkerchief dress will call attention to them.

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All White  – Looks Right!

As you can see, there are a lot of fit and flare dresses out there this summer. This style is very flattering for women because it gives you some breathing room around the tummy and hips.

This white jacquard dress can be dressed up or down with neutrals or bursts of color.

purple floral sundress

Fancy Florals

Here’s another very ladylike dress. It is mature, sophisticated and delicate.

graphic print dresses

Modern Motif

This is an interesting print for a sundress. If you are not the floral type of gal and prefer something cleaner and graphic, then this dress is for you.

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