Whether you work in a conservative office or stay at home with the kids, you can get into some of the season’s hottest trends in dresses. Let’s take a look at these fabulous dress styles for every mom.
Who said mommies-to-be can’t be chic too? Years ago, the then-pregnant Angelina Jolie made the maxi dress popular and it hasn’t left the fashion scene since. For the ladies who are pregnant this summer, jazz about your wardrobe with a maxi dress in a funky tribal print. Add a pair of jeweled thong sandals and a slouchy hobo bag to look fab, no matter where you are headed.
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The corporate mom barely has time to get dressed in the morning, so her wardrobe can’t be complicated. For the office, stick with clothes with clean, simple lines. A simple sheath dress with a straight or slightly A-line skirt is the perfect choice. And it doesn’t have to be black. For the office, gray, beige or even red are fantastic choices.
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For the mom who is always heading (or hosting) a party or special event, you need one glamorous dress for spring and summer parties. This season, choose a ruffled chiffon dress in an abstract or watercolor print. Glamorous dresses don’t have to be mini or maxi. Right now, knee-length dresses are on trend for all women — including moms.
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If you are always in tees and shorts, add a little femininity to your sporty wardrobe with a shirtdress. The shirtdress offers ’50s-inspired flavor and is easy to wear. You can just throw it on and go. Wear your shirtdress with any kind of shoes — from colorful Keds sneakers to wedge sandals.
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Just because you work from home doesn’t mean you don’t want to look cute. Tunics are figure-flattering and very trendy. The tunic dress is perfect for lounging around the house and will also look great wherever you need to go — from the grocery store to a parent-teacher conference. If it’s long enough, you can wear a tunic dress on its own, or just slip it on over leggings or slim jeans.
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