Black Maxi Dress + Shades Of Red
I love all black outfits. They are perfect for smart casual occasions or those times when you either have no time to think out your outfit or you don’t feel like dressing up. I have been told that wearing all black may make you appear lazy because with an all black outfit, you clearly don’t need to think too much. What many people don’t know is that it is not easy to pull off all black. Do it wrong and you will appear dreary. My best bet for wearing all black is to choose clothes that fit well and accessorize with a bit of colour. In my case, I accessorized this simple yet chic black maxi dress with red low-heel wedge sandals, a burgundy bag and pink earrings. A red lip instantly brightened my face.
This dress is quite long and I realized, once again, why I usually save it to wear with heels. I love the extra length (my ideal maxi dress), but the constant dragging on the ground while walking can be a bit of a downer. All in all, I cannot complain about the overall outfit, even though I can see a slight bulge around my mid-section. I am trying to live with it but it takes some getting used to haha!
What do you think of this outfit? Which colours do you gravitate towards? Do share in the comments below.
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