Why You Need a Denim Dress

It's the new Canadian Tuxedo

Don't get us wrong, we're huge fans of the Canadian Tuxedo (denim on denim, for the uninitiated). But we're also all about easy dressing, which is why we're psyched to wear one of spring's easiest trends--the denim dress. Scroll through to see how to style it and where to buy it.

The Sartorialist

How To Wear It: Pleated Perfection

A weird cutout and exaggerated, sculptural pleats. So much yes. 

denim dress topshop

Topshop ($70)

Just add a pair of sneaks and a cross-body bag for your new weekend wardrobe. 

How To Wear It: Well-heeled

While we can't condone the return of the ankle bracelet, we're all for the high-low mix of pairing a casual dress with killer stilettos. 

denim dress gap

Gap ($70)

Of course the Gap has this new staple on lock. 

How To Wear It: Tie It Up

Proving that denim can be super-polished, Pippa Middleton belts her sleeveless dress and adds a caramel-hued handbag for good measure. 

denim dress cos

Cos ($115)

Perfect for warmer days, this dress is actually made of super-lightweight fabric that's been woven to look just like denim. 

How To Wear It: Layer It On

But until it gets warmer, fight the chill with a long-sleeved shirt layered underneath. 

denim dress asos

Asos ($81)

The dark wash and tented fit are unexpected in the best possible way. 

How To Wear It: Keep It Simple

A denim dress doesn't require a ton of styling, making it the throw-on-and-go piece that we're expecting to see a lot of this spring.