Winter maxi dress and ankle boots outfit
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Winter Maxi Dress Outfit

Today’s look is my winter maxi dress outfit.

Happy Friday! I hope you are all set for the weekend.

Winter Maxi Dress Outfit

I wanted to show you this outfit as it’s how I wear my maxi dress at this time of year. Winter styling of maxi dresses can feel tricky but here are some tips that I think about when wearing maxi dresses in the winter that makes it a lot easier.

  • Style the maxi dress with tights and ankle boots. Either black or natural colour tights work depending on the colour of your boots. I find black tights look better with black boots.
  • Wear long boots under your maxi dress. (That’s a very on trend thing to do this season.)
  • Style the maxi dress with trainers for a laid back daytime look.
  • Layer a biker jacket, sweater or chunky knitted cardigan over the maxi dress for an extra layer of warmth.
  • Opt for a darker floral print with a dark background like black or navy.

As you will see, I have paired my maxi dress with tan ankle boots and as it’s a nice mild day, I did have a cardigan but have taken it off for some of the photos so you get to see the full dress.

The dress is an older one of mine that I styled on the blog back in the summer of last year. (You can see the original post here.) It’s from British brand Alice’s Pig and as it’s one of their classic dresses, it’s still in stock. Alice’s pig is an ethical brand and what I love about the smaller ethical brands is that they are not fast fashion pieces.

I hope you like the look and tips. Let me know your thoughts on the winter maxi dress outfit in the comments section below.

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Outfit Details

Dress – Alice’s Pig c/o

Boots – Massimo Dutti (old)

Bag – Fendi

Floral necklace – Alex Monroe c/o

Small chocker necklace – Les Mots Doux c/o

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  • Amy Eade

    Love this dress Gemma and great tips – I love maxi dresses with black tights and boots in winter!
    Amy xx
    callmeamy.co.uk

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Amy x

  • http://www.comfycozyup.com Comfycozyup

    Cute dress! I like how you made it work for this season with the boots.
    http://www.comfycozyup.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks x

  • http://jtouchofstyle.com/ Jodie Filogomo

    I love seeing our “summery” items made appropriate for now!!
    Fabulous look, Gemma!
    XOXO
    Jodie
    http://www.jtouchofstyle.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much Jodie x

  • http://www.isthismutton.com Gail Hanlon

    Great styling Gemma. Good to see tips on how to wear different items

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Gail x

  • http://www.mrsqbeauty.com Jennifer | MrsQBeauty

    Love the outfit. You look great! My winter is cold, cold, cold and I wouldn’t wear a dress.

    Jennifer | Mrs Q Beauty

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Jennifer x

  • http://www.katescloset.uk/ Kate Mitchell

    Love this look on you, and your hair looks fantastic xxx
    http://www.katescloset.uk

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Kate x

  • Kelsey Martino

    Beautiful dress! Love how you styled it!

    http://ashimmer-ashadow.blogspot.ca

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Kelsey x

  • http://www.districtofchic.com/ districtofchic

    I really love your ladylike bag!

    District of Chic

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks x

  • https://www.nancysfashionstyle.com NancysFashionStyle

    This dress looks amazing on you and those ankle boots are perfect with the outfit. Have a good weekend !

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Nancy x

  • http://reflectionofsanity.blogspot.com/ Shireen

    That is a gorgeous dress! It’s still too damn cold to be without a thick coat, I can’t wait for winter to be over.

    Shireen⎜Reflection of Sanity

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Shireen x

  • http://vanityandmeblog.blogspot.com vanity And Me

    I would wear every item here! Love how you created this style Gemma
    Laurie xx

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Laurie x

  • Amy D. Christensen

    Beautiful dress! I love how you styled this. You look fabulous, Gemma. Have a great weekend! – Amy
    http://stylingrannymama.com/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Amy x

  • http://fashionablyidu.blogspot.com/ idu

    Lovely dress Gemma and your hair looks beautiful!!

    http://www.fashionablyidu.com/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Idu x

  • http://www.laurajaneatelier.com Laura Jane Atelier

    What a cue Maxi dress, I love the print
    xo
    http://www.laurajaneatelier.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much x

  • http://www.thefashionfolks.com The Fashion Folks

    Love the floral maxi dresses so much!! They’re just the cutest. And love the idea to layer with high boots, a chic and trendy statement indeed. Have a lovely weekend babe! Xx

    http://www.thefashionfolks.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Mia x

  • Dressed With Soul

    The tips you share here for wearing a maxi dress are really good, dear Gemma! I agree, maxi dresses for winter are a fantastic choice and you are in your wonderful look with the maxi dress are definitely the proof for this!
    With love from Bavaria/Germany, Rena
    http://www.dressedwithsoul.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much Rena x

  • http://olis-myme.blogspot.gr/ Olga Olis

    I love your boots!! The dress also looks lovely, especially the see-though sleeves!!!

    Love,
    Olga from Myme

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Olga x

  • http://awayfromtheblue.blogspot.com/ Mica

    That is a beautiful maxi dress! I love dresses and ankle boots for winter, it’s a go-to for me when I want an easy dress outfit even though it’s cold 🙂

    Hope that you are having a lovely weekend 🙂 We are having a relaxing one, much needed after a hectic week!

    Away From The Blue Blog

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Mica x

  • Susan Tran

    I love this! I honestly had the idea that maxi dresses were for summer only, but this completely changed my mind! This is a perfect outfit for warmer winter days. I love the boots with it. And I love wearing dresses to work since I’m up and down all day with the kiddos!
    Thanks for the inspo!

    Susie | http://milehighdreamers.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much Susie. Glad you like it 🙂

  • http://Jemappellechanel.com Sonia / Chanel

    These tips are wonderful Gemma! I don’t own any maxi dresses anymore but I think I should look for one with these styling tips!

    x,
    S | Je M’appelle Chanel

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Sonia x

  • Emily

    My maxi dresses always stay in the back of my wardrobe, eagerly awaiting Summer but these are some great tips to make use of them even when it’s cold!

    Musings & More

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Emily x

  • Izabela Majkut

    This dress is just beautiful! 🙂

    Best Regards – http://izabiela.pl/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Izabela x

  • http://thedanieloriginals.com Daniel Poon

    Amazing dress! x

    Daniel x

    The Daniel Originals | Instagram: danielpoonvignez

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Daniel x

  • http://beyoutiful.com.ua Виктория

    As usual very interesting! Thanks a lot for sharing)

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks x

  • http://www.elegantduchess.com/ Elegant Duchess

    you look adorable in this maxi dress!! that print really suits you girl xx

    http://www.elegantduchess.com/2018/01/30/3-reasons-your-wardrobe-needs-a-teddy-bear-coat/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks 🙂

  • http://www.theellediaries.com/ elle

    LOVE this maxi dress! Perfect choice and styling ideas.
    Love the print and the cool boots, and a stunning bag to complete this outfit.
    ❤️❤️❤️
    Elle
    https://theellediaries.com/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much Elle x

  • http://www.fashiontalesblog.com/ Ladyofashion

    This is such a lovely maxi dress, I like it with the cardigan as well. <3 /Madison
    FASHION TALES

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Madison x

  • sophie

    I love the bag and the boots. Nice outfit.
    sophieatieno.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Sophie x

  • Rosanna Briguglio

    Thanks so much for the tips, what a beautiful dress too!
    Have a lovely day 🙂
    Rosanna x
    http://www.rosesrooftop.co.uk/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks so much Rosanna x

  • WhatWouldVWear

    Love the maxi dress, babe! So chic!
    Happy Monday, babe!

    xoxo, Vanessa
    http://www.WhatWouldVWear.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Vanessa x

  • http://goldcoastgirlblog.com/ Gold Coast Girl

    Such a pretty dress! Love the print!
    ~Samantha
    http://goldcoastgirlblog.com

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Samantha x

  • Margot R

    Such a lovely maxi dress !
    xx,
    Margot
    https://troughthepasturesofthesky.com/

    • http://www.jacquardflower.uk Jacquard Flower

      Thanks Margot x

  • http://www.naomella.com/ Naomella

    Such a beautiful maxi dress and I like the way you styled it with the boots, cardigan and bag. xoxo

    http://www.naomella.com

  • https://AMbeautyedit.com Amy

    I’d never think to wear a maxi dress in Winter but this looks amazing. I am in need of a major wardrobe update!

    Amy – http://AMbeautyedit.com

  • http://stylesprinter.com/ Katya Bychkova | StyleSprinter

    Maxi dress never gets old. So fab!

    StyleSprinter Blog by Katya Bychkova

  • http://notjessfashion.com/ Jessica

    This looks so cozy and carefree. Love the floral maxi and the ankle boots combo.

    Jessica | notjessfashion.com