How to Style a Midi Dress—the Nasty Way

Meet us in the midi


By Isabelle Turner


Plans are back and you’ve decided you’re gonna hit the social scene in a closet-staple, ankle-baring midi dress. Great, you’re half-way there to a killer outfit, babe. One thing we can guarantee is that a midi dress never looks outta place, whether you’re climbing up the career ladder or simply running errands (snooze). What’s that we hear? ‘How do I style my midi dress?’. Don’t worry, we gotchu. Check out our tips on how to wear your new favorite pieces.

Business Meets Pleasure Midi Shirt Dresses

Shop the red midi shirt dress

All work, no play? Not when it comes to your outfit.  Our ever-versatile midi shirt dresses are perfect for carrying you from boardroom to dive bar— without even breaking a sweat. Choose from swoon-worthy satin pieces, jaw-dropping linen looks, oversized denim midi numbers, and all in the power-dressing color palettes you can think of. Need to nail that client pitch? Dress like the badass bitch you are and style a long sleeve, ruched midi shirt dress with a pair of kickass strappy heels, statement hoop earrings, and a whole lotta attitude (ofc). When it comes to what shoes to wear with midi dresses, you can’t beat a pair of kickass strappy heels, or if you’re running from meeting to meeting, ditch the strappy sandals for a pair of super comfy, platform sneakers (your feet will thank you for it). And FYI, they’re totally fit for the job.

Save the Date Satin Midi Dresses

Shop the pink satin midi dress

You RSVP’d months ago, then completely forgot all about it. Don’t stress, there’s no problem that a sleek, satin midi dress can’t solve. Luckily for you, we’ve got one for every occasion and they’re perfect for all those last minute, dress-required situations. We’re talkin’ dreamy pastel hues, confidence-boosting silhouettes, bold eclectic prints, and let’s not forget the all-time favorite cowl neckline. Celebrating monogamy season? Meet your new plus one and rock a romantic, ruffle hem midi dress with faux leather heeled mules, a dainty chain necklace, and hella cute shoulder bag. Or leave the heels at home and pair with faux leather flatform sandals. Either way, you’ll be drunk dancing barefoot to Whitney Houston by the end of night. Guaranteed.

Hey Hey Vacay Beach Midi Dresses

Shop the black beach midi dress

Out-of-office, on? Check. Summer-approved midi beach dresses? Also check. Yasss, the time has come to make your pool-side debut. Whether you’re sippin’ tequila sunrises in the Caribbean (sigh), or just catching some rays in your backyard; be sure to pack your super comfy, throw-on-and-go cover-up midi dress. Featuring slinky silhouettes, animal prints, zero-effort required linen numbers, and badass floral pieces. Soak up the sun in a dreamy tie-dye number or head straight to the beach bar (no judgement here) in a cute ass black crochet midi dress. Pairs well with cleated flatform sandals, a curve-enhancing strappy bikini, oversized sunglasses, and sun-kissed skin.

Get-Shit-Done Smock Midi Dresses

Shop the green gingham midi dress

Adulting can be hard. Especially when you’ve got shit to do and no time to do it in. That’s where we come in. Say hey to your new partner-in-crime; the easy-breezy smock midi dress. From floaty silhouettes, to dramatic puff sleeves and all the stand out colors you could need, our zero effort, super roomy closet essential ticks all the right boxes If you’re checking off your to-do list, rock a balloon sleeve, check print, midi dress with faux leather, chunky sandals, a rad tote bag, and oversized sunglasses. Or for your next Zoom meeting, why not smock ‘em dead and style a killer leopard print, midi smock dress with statement earrings, and a whole lotta attitude? More dress, less effort—it’s that simple.

It’s Just a Little Crush Petite Summer Midi Dresses

Shop the lilac jersey midi dress

Ok we admit it, in some cases, size doesn’t really matter. No one wants an extra small coffee, or wine, in the same way all of our badass babes 5’3” and under want a midi dress that’s ACTUALLY mid length, am I right? Enter our stellar collection of timeless, shorter length petite midi dresses. Great for all those ankle-baring moments. Whether you’re working 9 to 5, or hittin’ up your favorite new brunch spot, our petite midi dresses have got you covered (well to your calf’s at least). Think floaty floral numbers, statement-making strappy silhouettes, kickass animal prints, and tie dye hues to fall in love with. Let your outfit do the talkin’ and style a ribbed, bodycon midi dress with faux leather flatform sandals, chunky chain jewelry, and a bold bucket hat. Oh, and don’t forget the zebra print crossbody bag. Hot damn.