Channel your inner Joan Holloway in this navy pussybow shift dress from River Island.
While full length dresses have been the most popular hemline of choice for high street designers this summer, the beginnings of this Autumn's designs offers something decidedly different. It's something equally appealing to retro lovers, however, like this Pussybow Midi Dress from ASOS.
With the midi hem length comes an instant feel of vintage conservatism, with this dress tapping into the forties tea dress style. The pussy bow and elaborate neckline add a sophisticated glamour to the dress, while the bodice has an elegant simplicity. In a rich burgundy chiffon this tea dress is anything but ordinary, providing a higher end forties look with ease.
Get yours from ASOS now for £40.
For simple sixties style in an instant, a mini-dress is always a great choice – especially with great retro looks like this Bow Dress by O&O.
The sleeveless a-line creates a simple and effective silhouette, allowing vintage inspired details like a peter pan collar, pussybow and bib-style neckline to look classic and chic. The mini hemline is just short enough to still be wearable, while navy and cream are a versatile take on monochrome.
Get yours from Urban Outfitters now for £48.