Posts tagged "maxi dress"

14 Reasons Maxi Dresses Are The Best

You might say that the maxi dress is just a glorified muu muu. And to that we say: okay, you are right. But what of it? Keeping up with fashion puts so many demands on women. Can’t we just have this one thing that’s easy, and most importantly, comfortable? The Frisky staff are all such…

The Frisky / July 26, 2014

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Summer-Ready Maxi Dresses Under $50

Why wear a maxi dress during the summer? It’s simple: Shaving your legs every friggin’ day gets so tedious. Plus, maxi dresses are a femme, flow-y way to stay cool in the face of 90 degree heat and humidity. Throw one over your head, slip on some sandals and you’re ready for work, the beach…

Julie Gerstein / June 8, 2013

Well Played: J. Lo’s Stripey Style

On Thursday J. Lo was spotted out with her three kids — twins Emme and Max and boyfriend Casper Smart. ZING! But seriously, I love this casual maxi-dress on her — she looks comfortable and ready to tackle whatever it is Emme and her over-sized stuffed animal puppy throw her way. [Photo: Fame/Flynet]

Julie Gerstein / August 31, 2012

Style Stealer: Keira Knightley’s Maxi Dress Cool

Yes, yes, isn’t this an adorable picture of just-engaged couple Keira Knightley and James Righton? Knightley announced her engagement to the Klaxons band member over the weekend, and wore this ensemble out to dinner with him on Wednesday evening. Don’t they look cute together? Makes you want to barf. But enough about true love, let’…

Julie Gerstein / June 3, 2012

Style 911: “Help Me Find A Maxi Dress That Doesn’t Make Me Look Pregnant!”

I would GREATLY appreciate some help in finding maxi dresses that don’t make someone 5’1″ look pregnant. I always love how they look on everyone, and the few I’ve tried on are the most comfortable things on Earth, however, they always end up making me look short and fat, and often like I’m about to…

Julie Gerstein / April 19, 2012

Ask The Man Panel: Michelangelo’s Maxi Dress

The product description for this ModCloth maxi dress begins as follows: “‘Every block of stone has a statue inside it, and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it,’ the great Michelangelo once said. Certainly, he wasn’t talking about this dress…” Luckily for us, our Man Panel certainly is talking about this dre…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 31, 2011

Ask the Man Panel: Alice + Olivia Flounce Dress

I love this otherworldy-seeming Lison Long Flounce Dress from Alice + Olivia, because basically I’m a whore for ruffle sleeves. But also! Doesn’t it look so elvish and “Lord of the Rings”-y? So what do the boys think? We asked our man panel to give an in depth analysis of the flounce dress and they…

Julie Gerstein / May 12, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Sunburst Maxi Dress

The maxi dress should be a no-brainer: It’s flowy, soft and romantic, so dudes must love ‘em right? But what did guys have to say about this Sunburst Maxi Dress from Free People? Their comments may surprise you. And if you’ve got an item you’re dying for the man panel’s opinion on, {encode=”julie@thefrisky.com” title=”email u…

Julie Gerstein / March 7, 2011

Modesty Returns With The Mid-Calf Dress!

Do we have “Mad Men” to thank for the return to ’50s styling and modest silhouettes? While celebrities have been strutting around in the smallest and sheerest items on the market, runway designs have begun to take a more modest approach, reminiscent of the pieces our elder family members once wore. It’s time to butto…

Bianca Posterli / July 7, 2010