Smock dresses are an easy trend to wear thanks to their relaxed style. They’re the kind of no-brainer dresses that you can just slip on and walk out the door in.
Smock dresses are also quite versatile as they’re perfect for layering in winter but are breezy enough to wear during the spring and summer months.
Take a look at these smock dresses that will take you all the way from winter through to spring.
1. ASOS SLEEVELESS DENIM SMOCK DRESS
We can’t get enough of denim right now and this ASOS smock dress is a great year-round option.
Like most smock dresses, it has a relaxed silhouette with a gently gathered waist.
Layer a long sleeved turtleneck top underneath and wear it with tights and lace-up shoes in winter for a preppy look.
In spring wear it alone or with a lightweight cover up for an effortless daytime look.
2. FOREVER 21 HEATHERED SMOCK DRESS
This heather grey smock dress from Forever 21 would be an ideal everyday dress.
It has pretty casual look about it, with a round neckline and cuffed short sleeves.
Wear with a denim jacket, tights, and lace-up boots in winter and with a leather-look cap and trainers in spring for a sporty twist.
This dress is also available in a darker grey fabric.
3. TOPSHOP GINGHAM SMOCK DRESS
The gingham smock dress might be a throwback to your childhood but rest assured this season it’s very much grown-up.
Topshop have done a chic monochrome version of the gingham smock dress with cuffed three-quarter length sleeves.
Wear it with tights, ankle boots, and a faux leather jackets for women when it’s cold and wear it alone, with ballet flats when the weather warms up.
4. VILANYAS DENIM SPOT SMOCK DRESS
This VILANYAS polka dot dress would make a playful addition to your wardrobe, no matter what the season.
The relaxed fit is easy to wear and you could style it with a floppy wide-brimmed hat and tan sandals for a cool and casual summer look.
The style of the dress is quite voluminous so you could always try cinching it in at the waist with a belt or teaming it with a tailored blazer or jacket for more structure.
5. PETER JENSEN PLEATED SMOCK DRESS
Crisp white dresses for women are a big trend for spring.
This smock dress by Peter Jensen has a preppy collar, short sleeves, and a pleated skirt.
It’s a more polished take on the smock dress and is perfect for either working an all-white look or teamed with splashes of colour.
6. FREE PEOPLE ‘JESS’ DRESS
You can always count on Free People for clothes with a bit of boho flair.
This casual knit dress comes in a striped pattern with flared cuff sleeves and gentle pleating under the bust line.
Wear it with tights, tall boots, and a beanie in winter or with a straw hat and strappy sandals in spring.
7. ASOS LACE SMOCK DRESS
If you like the lace look, check out this dress from ASOS. It has a cream lace overlay and comes in a relaxed smock style. Wear it with lace-up boots and a denim jacket for a cool boho-inspired festival look. The smock dress is versatile and can be styled to suit anything from preppy to grunge trends. All it takes is just a few accessories to alter the entire look of a smock dress.
What are your thoughts on the smock dress and which of these do you like best?