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7 Sporty Dresses for Working the Athletic Trend in Style ...

By Sophia

When you think of the athletic trend, dresses might not be the first thing to come to mind. However, what better way to put the ‘luxe’ in ‘sport luxe’ than with a sporty dress? Slouchy shirt dresses are ideal for casual, laid-back looks while skater dresses can be perfect for pulling off a more polished outfit. Take a look at these sporty dresses that are perfect for working the athletic trend.

1 T by Alexander Wang T-shirt Dress

T by Alexander Wang T-shirt Dress This t-shirt dress from T by Alexander Wang is a great way to work the athletic trend this season. This soccer-inspired t-shirt dress has a relaxed cut and simple shift shape. The black and white colour palette is on-trend and could be quite versatile. Wear this dress as is, with strappy slides for a casual daytime look or add a bit more detail with a denim jacket, stacked jewellery, and ankle boots.

2 Topshop Sports Trim Bodycon Dress

Topshop Sports Trim Bodycon Dress This bodycon dress from Topshop has quite an athletic feel about it. It comes in a forest colour with black panels and white sporty trims at the shoulders. There’s also a cut out detail to the front and a concealed zip at the back. Wear this dress with heels and a clutch for a sport luxe evening look or dress it down during the day with a cropped jacket and canvas sneakers.

3 Rebecca Minkoff Striped Sweater Dress

Rebecca Minkoff Striped Sweater Dress This Rebecca Minkoff sweater dress features sporty mesh panels throughout. The striped sweater dress features black and white panels with red striped trims at the neck and sleeves. This loose fitting dress has a very sport inspired design and would look great teamed with a leather-look backpack and retro sneakers.

4 Forever 21 Soft Knit Skater Dress

Forever 21 Soft Knit Skater Dress Fit and flare skater dresses are well suited to working the sport luxe trend. This Forever 21 soft knit skater dress is an affordable option and comes in a versatile grey colour. It be worn alone or layered up, and would look great teamed with a bomber jacket, sneakers, and leather-look baseball cap for an on-trend athletic inspired outfit.

5 Topshop Zip Front Bodycon Dress

Topshop Zip Front Bodycon Dress Show off your figure in this bright green bodycon dress from Topshop. It’s made from structured jersey fabric and features structured paneling throughout. The exposed zipper that runs the length of the front of the dress conjures up striking similarities to a scuba suit. Add a leather jacket and pop on a pair of strappy heels for an evening look with a bit of a sport luxe edge.

6 A.P.C. Baseball Striped Cotton T-shirt Dress

A.P.C. Baseball Striped Cotton T-shirt Dress This A.P.C. striped t-shirt dress has a timeless, almost preppy feel to it. It comes in a classic navy colour and features white stripe details at the bust and sleeves. The loose fitting cotton dress would be great for wearing during the day, teamed with a floppy hat, large tote, and boat shoes for a nautical inspired look.

7 H&M Sweatshirt Dress

H&M Sweatshirt Dress The humble sweatshirt looks just that little bit classier thanks to this H&M sweatshirt dress. The dress has a fairly relaxed design but the drawstring waist adds a bit of extra shape and definition. Team it with a cropped denim jacket, tan sandals, and canvas tote bag for an effortlessly stylish everyday look.

Add an athletic inspired twist to your outfits with these sporty dresses. Styles range from relaxed t-shirt dresses to more daring bodycon numbers. How would you style these dresses for the athletic trend?

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