It’s official: showing a bit of your shoulders has become cool! To make them even more appealing, off the shoulder dresses is this year’s key silhouette for that. It’s therefore an ideal for making a real impression on everyone. Believe me, if you aren’t sure what to wear for your chic week-end night out, just give them the cold shoulder! It’s not hard to wear off-the-shoulder dresses, they make a statement on their own, so they really don’t need much else. If you want however, to do something more unique, or you want to show off a killer » outfit of the day » to your secret lover, then you might want something unforgettable: The off shoulder Bardot dress. From one-shouldered dresses to cut-out pieces, there are plenty of ways to rock them, making this style endlessly versatile and extremely popular everywhere. However, styling an off-the-shoulder Bardot dress can be tricky. For instance, you have to worry about what type of bra – it may sound weird, but you are better off wearing a strapless bra rather than no bra, so look for a skin tone one since it can be worn under white or black off shoulders dresses as well.
The off shoulder Bardot dress can easily be seen as super feminine and even a little twee, but with the right accessories and colors, it can be given more of an edge. For example, with a hint of the bohemian about it,especially in the mini-dress,your favorite off the shoulder will be one of the hottest boho chic looks. Rather than this option, you can also opt for a pink mini-dress or a little ruffled dress with elasticated neckline and long sleeves, it makes a very pretty summer choice. The white Bodycon off shoulder Bardot dress also makes an appearance, and make your look elegant but not too much.
In term of accessories, you have two options: You can break up the look of an expanse of bare shoulders and chest by wearing a couple of fine gold or silver necklaces of different lengths – Layering many thin necklaces with different sizes add some interest, or wearing one big but shorter necklace. Regarding the hair, you can adopt a total hippie look and wear your hair down messy with those tousled beach waves or go for an unkempt ponytail in order to expose your tan shoulders. Finally, as some off the shoulder Bardot dresses end to be fairly voluminous, wherever possible wear a stylish double buckle belt, this trick will nip in your silhouette, creating a flattering look !
I’m wearing: H&M off the shoulder dress / Metroboutique sneakers / Similar watermelon clutch bag at John Lewis /