3 Ways to Wear a White Dress for Summer

by Gaby Burger ; Updated September 28, 2017

There's nothing like slipping into a comfortable, breezy white dress during the summer, especially on days when the temperatures rise and all you can think of is breathable fabrics and billowy silhouettes to keep you cool. A perfect white dress is a seasonal staple I can always count on, no matter the occasion. It's a piece you can wear on repeat, from easy weekend strolls around the city to dinner dates — it never disappoints!

Let's take a look at three ways you can wear your favorite white summer dress!

For an edgy look, throw a leather jacket over your shoulders, sport some comfy gladiator sandals and opt for mirrored sunglasses as a finishing cool factor. Get the look: Sunglasses | Dress | Leather Jacket | Cross Body Bag | Gladiators

For an easy and casual weekend look, pair your dress with sneakers (very on trend right now!), a practical cross body bag and a denim jacket that can be either tied at the waist or worn on your shoulders when it gets chilly in the evening. Get the look: Sunglasses | Dress | Handbag | Denim Jacket | Sneakers

If you're going out, you can easily dress up your favorite summer dress with a tailored black blazer (makes such a great contrast!), sleek heels and cat-eye sunnies. Get the look: Cat-Eye Sunglasses | Dress | Blazer | Handbag | Heels

No matter the occasion, a little white summer dress is definitely a versatile closet staple to own!

About the Author

Gaby Burger is the fashion and lifestyle blogger behind The Vault Files, a site dedicated to inspire and provide tips and ideas in the areas of fashion, food, DIY projects, and decor. Throughout her blogging career, Burger has partnered with many brands including J.Crew, Anthropologie, Sephora, Sorel & Urban Outfitters.