Photo / Mara Sommer

Big Dress Energy: Voluminous, Shapeshifting Dresses To Indulge In

Category is...unapologetically space invading dresses that encourage a free-form mood

FREEFORM (above)

Liam patterns overlay dress with hand-painted motif $50. Jimmy D dress $430. Stuart Weitzman boots, $990, from Scarpa. Apple Airpods Pro (worn throughout) $449.

Photo / Mara Sommer

MONOCHROME MUSE

Layplan dress $540Stuart Weitzman boots, $990, from Scarpa.

Photo / Mara Sommer

BIG-TIME SENSUALITY

Aje dress $436. Standard issue skivvy $149. Karen Walker 9ct gold earrings $1799 and 9ct gold whistle pendant $1729. Windsor Smith shoes $160.

Photo / Mara Sommer

HOT IN THE CITY

Kate Sylvester dress $679. Burju x Kiira harper dance heels $250.

Photo / Mara Sommer

TWISTED FIRESTARTER

Wixii dress $285. Georgia Alice shirt $669. Veja sneakers $220.

Photo / Mara Sommer

PUMP UP THE JAM

Jimmy D dress $660. Stuart Weitzman boots, $990, from Scarpa.

Photo / Mara Sommer

ELEGANZA EXTRAVAGANZA

Harris Tapper dress $789. Karen Walker hat $160. Vintage beaded necklace, $25, from Go Jo Recycled Clothing.

Photo / Mara Sommer

IN FULL BLOOM

Juliette Hogan dress $679. Dr. Martens sandals $269.

Photo / Mara Sommer

PAINT BY NUMBERS

Maaike dress $495 and matching parasol (POA). Dr. Martens sandals $269.

Photo / Mara Sommer

POWER PLAYER

Sills & Co. dress $229. Karen Walker sunglasses. 

Photographer / Mara Sommer. Fashion director / Dan Ahwa. Model / Julia-Ruth Smith from Red Eleven. Photographer's Assitant / Ant Low.  Hair and makeup / Sophy Phillips at Common People. 

– Originally published in Viva Magazine – Volume Two

 

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