How to wear underwear as outwear/lingerie inspired clothing: White chiffon shirt with black lingerie inspired dress, white ‘Jadore’ clutch and multi coloured South African beaded necklace
Lingerie inspired clothing is bang on trend this season and we have spotted a number of celebrities rocking this trend. Underwear as outwear also known as lingerie inspired clothing come in form of bralets, silk robe/dressing gowns, knickers, negligee, bodysuits, lace cami tops, negligee, slips and more.
She looks effortlessly chic in this black lingerie inspired dress which she paired with loose white knotted shirt, black heels, white ‘Jadore’ clutch and multi coloured South African beaded necklace to finish off her look.
Tips on how to wear intimates without feeling over-exposed.
- Wear a lingerie inspired pieces such as a bra, bralet, negligee over a shirt, t-shirt or dress.
- Sports bras are no longer just for working out as you can team them up with jeans, high waisted skirts or jacket/blazer.
- Silk robes are not just for the bedroom only; pair them with jeans, skirts, playsuits or jumpsuits.
- Team up a V-neck jumper with a lacey bra or cami to show off your undergarment.
How to style underwear as outwear
Negligee dresses: Kim Kardashian wore her white lace sheer negligee with a white silk gown drape over her shoulder when she attended the Givenchy fashion show at Paris Fashion Week. She completed her look with a pair of clear perspex heels, a series of necklaces. Billie Faiers celebrated the latest season of In The Style in a lingerie-style velvet dress with lace trim which she teamed with a gothic black chocker, a black silk duster coat, strappy heels and a black clutch for an all-black outfit. Rita Ora stepped out in LA dressed in an orange risqué negligée-style mini dress with a sheer panel across her chest which she wore with a pair of black patent pointed folded boots by Giuseppe Zanotti Design, a duster coat, diamond chocker, series of rings on her finger and a Chanel handbag.
Lace cami tops: Heidi Klum stepped out in New York wearing a 1970s flared jeans which she teamed with a cream silk cami, brown handbag and heels for a chic bohemian look. Kim Kardashian stepped out for a date night dressed in a black lace cami top which she tucked into a black Atsuko Kudo latex mini skirt, a pair of strappy sandals, a satin kimono style cape and a leather cord around her neck. Bella Hadid stepped out in an all black outfit as she celebrated the launch of her new campaign for Joe’s jeans dressed in a black Joe’s skinny jeans, silk Joe’s Jean wrap camisole, pointed toe heels and a statement platinum chocker. Pixie Lott wore a denim jacket with a pencil skirt with front button details, a white camisole top, a pair of Acne studios Penny embossed leather loafers, patent bag and sunglasses.
Bodysuits: Kim Kardashian stepped out in a black lace balconette push up bra inspired bodysuit which she teamed with light blue ripped jeans with a pair of snakeskin cowboy boots and oversized sunglasses. Khloe Kardashian wore a black boob-baring racy bodysuit which she wore with a pair of acid wash skinny jeans from her debut collection, black fluffy sandals, a diamond and black chocker necklace as she attended the launch of her denim line Good America. Kim Kardashian can’t seem to get enough of lingerie-as-outerwear clothing as she was spotted wearing a black plunging neckline bodysuit with a sheer skirt, a pair of strappy Monolo Blahnik sandals, flurry handbag and a diamond chocker.
Cami dresses: Sailor Brinkley Cook attended Daily Front Row's 4th Annual Fashion Media Awards at Park Hyatt in New York City dressed in a backless T by Alexander Wang silver velvet maxi slip dress with a simple gold necklace & red heels. Kim Kardashian yet again stepped out in a black cami mini dress which she teamed with a pair of black Yeezy open-toe over-the-knee boots and a denim chocker. Rochelle Humes attended a red carpet event dressed in a white and gold cami gown with thigh high slit which she paired with a gold chocker and a pair of matching ankle strap heels.
Peek a book: Kourtney Kardashian wore a white satin suit pants showing a hint of a lace bra for a stylish look. Chloe Grace Moretz wore a black Alexander McQueen lace dress with a black lace bra underneath it avoid showing too much skin. She completed her look with a pair of silver sandals. Sarah Jessica Parker was spotted promoting her new series Divorce, in violet boots with a black A-line dress which showed off her black bra. Shanina Shaik attended the opening of the new Barneys flagship store in New York City dressed in a black plunging neckline dress which showed off her red triangle bra, she finished off her look with a pair of black strappy heels.
Do let us know if you’ll be trying out underwear as outwear trend anytime soon.