These Are The Perfect Dresses To Layer Over Your Tops

And they aren’t slip dresses

Embellished georgette mini dress, US$374 (approx. S$503.72), by Needle & Thread.
08 Sep 2016

Embellished georgette mini dress, US$374 (approx. S$503.72), by Needle & Thread.

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Morin stretch-cotton poplin maxi dress, US$863 (approx. S$1,162.33), by The Row.
08 Sep 2016

Morin stretch-cotton poplin maxi dress, US$863 (approx. S$1,162.33), by The Row.

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Ruffled cotton-blend crepe mini dress, US$967 (approx. S$1,302.40), by Marni.
08 Sep 2016

Ruffled cotton-blend crepe mini dress, US$967 (approx. S$1,302.40), by Marni.

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Side slit dress, $65.90, by Mango.
08 Sep 2016

Side slit dress, $65.90, by Mango.

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Pleated dress, $79.90, by Mango.
08 Sep 2016

Pleated dress, $79.90, by Mango.

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Short pinafore dress with tassels, $119, by Zara.
08 Sep 2016

Short pinafore dress with tassels, $119, by Zara.

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Floral embroidered dress, $59.90, by Zara.
08 Sep 2016

Floral embroidered dress, $59.90, by Zara.

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Moto cord V neck dress, $89.90, by Topshop.
08 Sep 2016

Moto cord V neck dress, $89.90, by Topshop.

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Rope for the Best lace dress, $98, by Nasty Gal.
08 Sep 2016

Rope for the Best lace dress, $98, by Nasty Gal.

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Ponte swing dress, $97.82, by ASOS.
08 Sep 2016

Ponte swing dress, $97.82, by ASOS.

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Pephem and Frill neck dress, $76.08, by ASOS.
08 Sep 2016

Pephem and Frill neck dress, $76.08, by ASOS.

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Jacquard dress, $1,985, by Dolce & Gabbana.
08 Sep 2016

Jacquard dress, $1,985, by Dolce & Gabbana.

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Dazzle tiered midi dress, $59, by Pomelo Studio.
08 Sep 2016

Dazzle tiered midi dress, $59, by Pomelo Studio.

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If you haven’t noticed, everyone’s wearing their frocks over tops these days. This style trend is one we’re totally on board for — it’s an unexpected yet effortless way to add interest to an otherwise simple tee or dress, and is totally warm weather-appropriate.

While the fashion set’s fave dress style for this is the ’90s slip dress, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t experiment with other dress styles as well. Just remember to opt for one that’s sleeveless, with a wider neckline so your top shows through. Need some options? Click through the gallery above for 13 dresses that are perfect for layering with!

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