A long time ago, slips are worn underneath dresses with clingy material so that they would drape properly. Slips also offer coverage and slips that were lingerie. In the 90s, slips became popular and fashionable on its own.

Celebrities like Kate Moss, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Wynona Ryder paved the way for the slip dress to become a closet staple. This season, slip dresses have made a comeback, just like all the other 90s trends. The slip dress features two spaghetti straps supporting a sheath silhouette made from silk or satin. What makes it incredibly versatile is its simplicity and that it suits all year round.

How To Style A Slip Dress

It can be a little intimidating trying on a skimming slip dress. Here are some tips on how to dress it up or down. A midi or maxi slip dress with flat sandals or sneakers for a casual vibe. It can also be layered with a cardigan or denim jacket. A blazer or cropped jacket is a great way to add some coverage while giving looking pulled together. Slip dresses sometimes can feel like a straight line so you can add a belt to create a unique look.

If you are heading to a wedding or special occasion, elegant slip dresses can be dressed up with the right accessories. Try matching it with a pair of heels and a clutch bag. For winter, there are myriad ways to style a slip dress. You can pile on chunky knits or sweatshirts over the dress or wear thin long-sleeved tops and tights underneath the dress. For spring, you can swap the heavier pieces for lighter ones like wearing basic T-shirts layered under them.

Sleek Slip Dresses You Need Right Now

Ahead are 6 favorite on-trend slip dresses to wear this summer and beyond.

Cowl Neck Slip Dress 

This bestseller slip dress from Amazon features a draped cowl neck and is supported with adjustable spaghetti straps. Made with lightweight satin material, the draping at the waist is great for added concealed tummy control. The midi length hits below the knees. This slip dress is also available in 12 solid shades and from sizes S – XXL.

Strapless Satin Green Maxi Slip Dress

This is another Amazon bestseller slip dress. Featuring a maxi silhouette and a draped cowl back detail, it has a strapless foldover style. Made from a blend of fabric that is both stretchable and breathable, this green dress is a dream come true for the minimalist fashionista. It also comes in 14 different shades and from sizes XS-XL.

Color Blocked Slip Dress

Do you feel the romance? Steal the spotlight with this slip dress when you paint the town red. This black-and-white color-block slip dress is specially designed for curvy figures. It features an asymmetrical high-low hemline that hits below the knee and fancy tie-back detailing. This elegant ensemble is available in sizes 16 – 20.

Divine Romance Sage Green Satin Backless Maxi Dress

This V-neck satin maxi dress features unique cutout back detailing and a triple-button closure. This sleek satin number also has adjustable spaghetti straps and a figure-skimming silhouette. The skirt flows into a gorgeous A-line silhouette that ends at a maxi hem with a sexy side slit for a sophisticated touch.  It is available in mint green and navy blue, and sizes from XS-XL.

Racerback Tank Midi Dress

This jaw-dropping tank midi dress is oh-so-flattering. It is a great dress for those who want a bit more coverage. This stunning blue slip dress from L’Academie fits like a casual tank but flows down into an elegant midi length. It has an alluring side slit for a glam touch. 

Wilfred Only Slip Midi Dress

The Wilfred Only Slip Dress can become your all-season workhorse. Its light and airy silhouette is a flattering shape for anyone. This slip dress is available in a range of colors and sizes from 2XS to 2XL. Accessorize it with a hat and sunglasses for a summer feel.  Elevate the look with pair with strappy heels to emphasize your legs for dinner dates.