How to Wear a Slip Dress for Absolutely Everything on Your Calendar

Anyone who’s touted the charms of the slip skirt has clearly never met the slip dress. With twice the amount of styling options and none of the waist-cinching discomfort (who wants to be constrained by an elastic band at Sunday brunch?), satin dresses have the power to stretch eons further in your wardrobe.

Over the years, I’ve used slip dresses to conquer boardrooms, take long afternoon naps, and brave the dance floor—so you can say the slip and I have forged quite the bond. In a bid to prove its impetus, I decided to test out its multifariousness in our latest installment of How to Style it—and I used one dreamy silhouette as the foundation for each and every slip dress outfit.