Today, I am going to talk about something that can make you look very refreshing and elegant at the same time for a cocktail party, a prom, or any semi-formal to formal events. That magical item that can help you look great in a natural way is the pleated maxi dress. You may already be very familiar with the pleated skirt, but the pleated dress is really a different monster that makes you look even more elegant and feminine. To show you some possibilities of how good you can look with it, I have collected some of the best pleated maxi dress outfit ideas. Let’s check it out now.
White Sleeveless Wrap Pleated Maxi Dress
While I said that these pleated maxi dress outfits are mainly for parties and other events, some of them are actually natural looking enough to be worn as a business casual outfit. Let me start off this list with a work outfit. To achieve this look, you can wear a sleeveless pleated maxi wrap dress. Pair it with a brown leather clutch bag and a pair of white open toe heels.
Green Pleated Maxi Dress with Pink Heels
This is a super refreshing outfit that can certainly make you look good in a cocktail party. Additionally, it is also great for an outdoor garden party. To form this outfit, you can simply wear this green pleated maxi straight cut dress. Pair it with pink heels and a sky blue leather clutch bag to complete the outfit with a refreshing and stylish touch.
Black Chiffon Pleated Maxi Dress with Leather Jacket
If you prefer to look more stylish and dark for a formal event, adding a leather jacket to your outfit is a good option. For example, you can wear a black chiffon maxi pleated dress with a black leather jacket layered over it. Wear black ballet heels to complete the outfit cleanly and elegantly.
Blush Pink Maxi Pleated Flared Dress with Black Leather Jacket
The black leather jacket is such a versatile jacket. As shown earlier, it looks great with a black dress, and this time, it looks equally good with a pink one. In details, to achieve this look, you can wear a blush pink belted maxi pleated flared dress with a black leather jacket. Wear pink pointed toe strappy heels to complete the outfit.
White Halter Neck Maxi Shift Pleated Dress
Up to this point, I have shown you quite a few fit and flare dress that looks feminine and elegant. Now, let’s take a look at a more refreshing dress that has a straight cut. The dress here is a white halter maxi pleated shift dress that is surprisingly easy to pull off. Simply pair the dress with silver open toe heels and a white purse to complete the look.
Grey Gathered Waist Deep V Neck Maxi Flared Dress
At first glance, this may looks like a typical maxi pleated dress that looks good. But if you look more closely, it is a actually a low-key sexy dress that can make you stand out from the crowd. It is a grey deep v neck maxi flared dress that is so refreshing and sexy at the same time. Pair it with brown heels to look even more elegant.
White Sweetheart Neckline Belted Floor Length Pleated Dress
For those of you who have beautiful shoulders and beautiful collarbones, this dress is going to allow you to show off your strength. It is a white sweetheart belted maxi pleated dress. The silver belt can both make the dress more eye catching and make your waistline look slimmer. Wear the dress with a gold clutch bag and silver heels to look more classy.
White Deep V Neck Gathered Waist Maxi Dress with Silver Heels
This outfit perfectly demonstrates how to look minimal and sexy at the same time. The beautiful and simple dress here is a white deep v neck gathered waist floor length pleated dress. You can pair it with silver ankle strap open toe heels and a pink leather clutch bag to complete the amazing look.
Blush Pink Halter Neck Gathered Waist Maxi Pleated Dress
If you want to look more ladylike, wearing something pink is going to give you a good chance of doing just that. This outfit, though, takes the ideas to the next level by being an all-pink outfit. To achieve this look, simply wear a blush pink gathered waist maxi pleated dress with a pair of pink pointed toe heels.
Light Blue and Blush Pink Color Block Keyhole Maxi Dress
This is such a creatively designed dress that also looks absolutely beautiful. In details, it is a sleeveless keyhole gathered waist maxi pleated dress that has a color block design, with the upper part being light blue, the middle part being yellow, and the lower part being blush pink. Wear the dress with pink heels to complete this remarkable look.
White Floral Chiffon Maxi Dress with Brown Heels
As you can see from the previous color block dress, interesting use of color can really make you stand out when it is done right. Here is another relatively color dress that is not a solid-colored dress. Instead, it is a white floral printed chiffon maxi pleated dress. You can simply pair it with brown open toe suede heels to add an extra elegant touch to the look.
White Deep V Neck Pleated Maxi Dress
To look both refreshing and sexy at the same time, a white deep v neck pleated maxi dress is a great choice that can help you achieve the feel you are looking for. To style the beautiful dress, you can wear a pair of white ankle strap open toe heels and a subtle silver necklace.
Blush Pink Maxi Pleated Flared Dress
Sometimes, it is the cutting that can separate you from the crowd. For example, here is a blush pink babydoll maxi pleated flared dress that makes you look youthful and girly. To complete this attractive girl-next-door look, simply pair the dress with pink strappy heels.
Pink Fit and Flare Bell Sleeve Pleated Maxi Dress
This is a very interestingly designed dress that looks kind of like a ribbed sweater if you look at only the upper part of the dress. In details, it is a pink fit and flare bell sleeve maxi pleated dress. You can simply pair it with black suede ankle strap open toe heels to complete this minimal and attractive look.
Green Long Sleeve Button Up Maxi Pleated Dress
Here is a maxi pleated dress that is perfect to wear both for company event and for daily work. To achieve this look, you can simply wear a green maxi pleated dress that has the upper part look just like a long sleeve button up shirt. Pair the dress with pink pointed toe heels to complete the outfit elegantly.
I hope you find these pleated maxi dress outfit ideas useful and interesting. If you are looking for an outfit that can make you look both beautiful and natural for your next party or event, the above list should be able to help.