Ruffles as a style aesthetic have continued to remain a mainstay, now considered a look so versatile that it is possible to go from subtle to over-the-top to test the parameters of style. Whether through bright hues and bold colors, and intricate design, the options in ruffles span a broad spectrum that speaks to a number of tastes. The frills and fun that ruffles can evoke are just a few of the reasons why ruffles dominate catwalks worldwide and continue to trend in womenswear.
No matter what your style objective is, retailers out there have provided consumers with several ruffled pieces that are as edgy and daring as ever. Previous eras have left their own take on ruffles, and these days more labels are not only bringing back looks from the past but forging new ways to wear ruffles for the latest fashionistas. The following are just some of the curated selections that set a scene in immaculate style.
A cascading ruffled dress that is both sexy and bold?
The Alvarez Asymmetrical Ruffle Dress does ruffles in a glorious way, with an asymmetric style that is an instant classic that commands attention whether as low-key daywear or striking evening wear. From the spaghetti straps to the sleeveless style, the ruffles on this dress are front and center and a winning look that women everywhere can appreciate. A ruffled dress of this nature needs only a few accessories and you are assured of a winning look.
Bring on the night in ruffles.
Ruffles for dinner?
The old adage ‘go big or go home’ applies here and this option has been created for those that dress outside the sartorial box. Make a bold entrance in this stunning blouse that is a definite contender for your wardrobe! Featuring broad shoulders that are ruffled throughout the sleeves, this all-black Bilha Ruffle Blouse works well with pants or a pencil skirt. It also features a turned-up collar that you can pop up or down and sashes that gives off a singular, sexy effect from the front as well as the side silhouette. For a chic and casual look that goes above and beyond, this is a top that is an absolute stunner.
Go rogue with ruffles.
The concrete jungles have met their match with this army green ruffle dress that boasts an innovative design and intricate tailoring. One of the first things noticed with this piece are the butterfly sleeves and scoop neck that exudes true vintage style, along with a pleated silhouette design made of chiffon and spandex for a more structured look. It is the perfect outfit for daywear - simply pair with sandals, boots, and a tote. For more formal occasions, wear heels, boots, and statement jewelry for an ethereal look that is effortless, chic, and minimal all at once.