A slinky silk dress is a great item to have in your wardrobe. The look is all about understated luxury. Silk slip dresses are reminiscent of a 90s style of minimalism while draped dresses have a certain Grecian aspect to them. You can also layer the dresses up or down, depending on the occasion. Take a look at some stunningly slinky silk dresses below.
Price: $270.00 at net-a-porter.com
Slinky silk dresses such as this are an elegant option for everyday dressing. It has a simple column-like design and features a scoop neck, thin shoulder straps, and panelling. Team it with a draped cardigan, flat leather sandals, and a slouchy hobo bag for a luxe every day look.
Price: $465.00 at net-a-porter.com
This acid green dress is guaranteed to set you apart from the crowd. It has a one-shouldered design with asymmetric draping through the front. It also has an adjustable spaghetti strap, wrap-effect skirt, and a scalloped trim. Work a funky cocktail look and pair this dress with a high-shine clutch and black strappy heels.
Price: $140.00 at us.topshop.com
T-shirt dresses are perfect for styling up or down. This silk dress has short rolled sleeves and a front patch pocket. It comes in a neutral nude hue which can easily be style up or down. Wear it as is and team it with some layered chunky necklaces and sandals, or channel your inner rock-chick and wear it with leather-look leggings and ankle boots.
Price: $192.50 at net-a-porter.com
This charcoal silk dress features a graphic tan print on the front. The overall effect is quite subtle and resembles thin etch marks. This dress can easily take you from day to night. Pare it down with blazers and flat shoes during the day, and layer some metallic necklaces over the top and wear with heeled sandals at night.
Price: $160.00 at us.topshop.com
Bright blue colours will be a popular choice this summer. This semi sheer dress has a v-neck front, self-tie waist, and side seam pockets. Work a cool evening look and team this dress with a bold metallic jewellery and bejewelled sandals.
Price: $635.00 at lagarconne.com
This is a fairly contemporary take on the slinky silk dresses trend. This dress has a low draped neckline, lace detailing, and an elastic smocked waistband. It also has a wrap front with a self-tie belt. Work a feminine/tough aesthetic and pair this dress with a leather jacket and wedge ankle boots.
Price: $247.50 at lagarconne.com
This silk dress has a modern appeal to it. It has a slashed neckline, rolled twisted cuffs, and a pointed tulip hem. The fabric has a slight metallic sheen to it which gives the dress a slight futuristic feel. This dress would look great worn with black pumps and black jewellery.
Price: $4700.00 at barneys.com
Channel your inner goddess with this luxurious silk pleated dress. It has a halterneck design and cut-out rear. It also features large centre splits at the front and rear. Style this dress as an evening gown and pair it with sparkly drop earrings and strappy metallic sandals.
These silk dresses are a fuss-free option for the summer months. You can also experiment with textures as the weather cools down and team your silk dresses with leather jackets, faux fur coats, and chunky knits. Which of these slinky silk dresses do you like best?
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