Jessica Alba, Alexa Chung, Keira Knightly, Kristin Cavallari
Are you tired of dresses that show much of legs? Move along girls, there´s a trendy longer dress that makes you feel airy, comfy, and still super chic – the midi dress. Midi dresses are any type of dress, body con, empire waist, or maxi-inspired, that hit at your mid-calf. It covers most of your legs and yet is enough to keep you look sexy and stylish.
Jessica Alba recently wore a monochrome checked midi dress from Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2013 to the Warner Bros. and InStyle Party following the Golden Globes event early this year. Alexa Chung was seen in a Chanel midi dress while Kiera knightley opted for a gorgeous printed midi dress by Mary Katrantzou. Kristin Cavallari sported a chic violet midi dress, cinched in with a silver belt, to the Rachel Roy show last year.
The key in wearing midi dresses and not look baggy is to go for a dress that accentuates your curves and complements your silhouette. Aside from body con, waist-nipped dresses are the safest if you´re not adding a belt. Here are some gorgeous midi dresses you might love to have.
Monochrome Panel Midi Dress
This doll monochrome mesh is very similar to the optical illusion midi dress Kate Winslet wore to the red carpet. A definitely sophisticated number that aligns to this season´s monochrome trend.
Floral Print Body Con Midi Dress
Here´s another season´s staple, a beautiful floral print dress in midi length featuring high neck and sleeveless style. Finish off with cream knitted jumper, black tights, and edgy black platform tights.
Cute Striped Midi Dress
Another season´s staple is stripes, how would you like a black and white stripe dress in trendy midi length? Go light and casual this spring and summer, finish off a striped dress with large floppy hat, vintage sunnies and a pair of tan sandals.
Polka Dot Midi Dress
If there´s a polka dot print dress that will make you get spotted from the crowd, it´s this dotted midi dress with cap sleeves and cut away back detail. Looks truly sophisticated with a pair of black high heels.
Oriental Print Midi Dress
Remember the Oriental fashion trend for fall/winter 2012? Well, this Cameo Rose Shell Pink Oriental Print Dress still channels that trend but only updated in a more recent of-the-moment midi length. Feel free to dress it up or down.
See more trendy midi dresses here, find the right dress that suits your style. What do you think of midi length dresses? Is t something you´d wear this spring and summer?