With the weather still scorching the idea of putting any fabric near our skin is sweat inducing in itself. But having the slip dress as our summer staple, means we always have something to wear no matter what the occasion.
The style originated in the 1940's with screen sirens donning floor length silk gowns that oozed glamour and sophistication. The silhouette has changed over the years, with Instagram-Cult brands like Reformation and Réalisation Par giving the style a modern renaissance.
For the Day - With all things 90's making a comeback, the infamous 90's mini slip dress with spaghetti straps is no exception. Think Spice Girls but now make it fashion. Paired with some trainers this look is perfect for a day in the city during this soaring heat.
The Christy, €152.76, Réalisation Par
For the Night - A slinky silk slip dress is the epitome of keeping it classy. Accessorize sparingly with just some earrings or maybe a red lip and a simple heel and you are ready to hit the town for some cocktails as classy as your look.
Cowl Neck Slip Dress, €44.00, Topshop
For an Occassion - Slip dresses will see you through most days, but what about through your wedding day? The simple style is elegant and angelic, perfect for your walk down the aisle.
Seychelles Dress, €278.60, Reformation