Love this trend: The Maxi Dress

Saturday, 23 April 2011
I've become slightly obsessed with the maxi dress this season. I remember seeing these dresses floating around (not literally, freaky if it was) a few years ago, and at the time I didn't think it was a good idea for me to be seen in one of those. Purely because I don't have Gisele's legs!
Fast forward to 2009 I gave in, I bought my first maxi dress. Although, even then I'd only wore it once. But now things have changed, one of my new years resolution (yes, I'm still trying to stick to that) was to wear more clothes from my wardrobe. I probably make use of about only 7% of my wardrobe...not good.

So, what's not to love about this trend? Feminine, romantic and comfy. Plus, you don't have to worry about tanning your legs. Now that's very important (for me)!
I just bought another one from H&M, so I'm converted. What is your take on the maxi dress?

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Above: Gisele B√ľndchen for H&M S/S 2011
My new purchase above: H&M Maxi dress
Above: H&M
Above: ASOS Maxi

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18 comments:

Sarah said...

Love that first picture, and the last maxi is gorgeous! You've got the h&M one? Lets see!! :D

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Peg said...

Those maxi dresses are just fab, its inspired me to go maxi dress shopping.

Peg x

Mary ♥ Mur said...

♥ So nice post.)) I love your blog♥

Jasmin said...

oh these dresses are gorgeous, i love maxi dresses, i think they're so easy for everyone to wear, and so summery! x

Reckless Rekha. said...

Definitely loving the maxi trend <3

Fashion Victim said...

these are awesome!
i bought 5 of H&M maxi dresses this spring, they have an amazing collection, i was really surprised
thank you for leaving me a cooment
xx
s

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beautiful dress! :)


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Peg said...

Thank you for you comment.

I think I am going to take the plunge and buy the new look one. I think the toilet situation would possibly put me off a jumpsuit.

Peg x

Michelle Lee said...

love the asos maxi

thanks for the comment
im your newest follower :)
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head over heels said...

all of these are absolutely gorgeous, especially the last one but i'm only 5 foot 1 so i tend to stay clear of maxi lengths x

Michaela said...

I do love maxi dresses, but now EVERYONE is wearing them, and I'm not sure if I want to buy into that- too late to jump on the bandwagon? Plus I'm a bit short! But I love the pictures you posted!
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CMA said...

i love maxi dresses
love it!
great blog, keep it up, and i'll be back for sure!

-COSMICaroline
www.COSMICaroline.com

MJonas_ said...

your blog is so cute..if you want you can be my follower!:)
XOXO
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Silvia Couture said...

love maxi's for summer as well! I posted a mcqueen one today :)



-Silvia

kisses from Paris~

Jlo said...

Maxi dress in bright & pastel colours are a key gear for this Spring/Summer! Love those selections <3 <3

Regards,
Pretzyness.blogspot.com :D

paula said...

Maxi dresses dresses are so chic! Love the first one. :)


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Emily said...

beautiful dresses, great prices!! Love this blog- following you! :)

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em.me.ma said...

tres belle campaigne!