This Is The Most Versatile Dress on the High Street—4 Ways I'm Wearing It This Spring

As a fashion editor, I’m often asked what is the one most versatile piece in any wardrobe, and it shouldn’t surprise you that my answer is a classic black dress. Understated, transcending trend, the classic black dress is one that can be whipped out at any moment, and fit seamlessly into any plans you may have coming up. Whilst most would think of it as a reliable piece for evening affairs, its so much more than that. And I’m happy to prove it with TK ways to style a classic black dress for all occasions.

But where to look for this elusively hard-working piece? I’ve long been a fan of & Other Stories pieces. From French girl striped knits to forever denim, the brand continues to offer pieces that can be worn season after season, and have the quality to match. So naturally, this is where I turned for a do-it-all black dress, and the Slim Satin Midi Dress immediately ticked all my boxes. With a slight racer neckline, fluid drape and perfectly primed midi length, it’s details like these that allow this dress to rise to all occasions. Now that you’ve secured the dress, the fun can really begin. From office looks to date nights, there’s a plethora of ways to take this slip-style frock to new heights, just with a little styling. To save you the time of thinking up ideas, or hunting down outfit inspiration, I’m bringing four ways to style this wear everywhere dress straight to you. Feel free to thank me later.