For maximum mileage make like the street style set and choose a timeless shade rather than a busy print. Look to subtle details like contrasting stitching if you'd like to add extra interest to the block colour. Finish with heels, boots, slides, anything you please—this wardrobe chameleon can be styled to suit any occasion. Shop our picks below!
Topshop polyester dress, $84; topshop.com
Rejina Pyo cotton and polyurethane dress, $1,230; at netaporter.com
Nina Ricci cotton dress, $1,563; at matchesfashion.com
Derek Lam 10 Crosby cotton dress, $238; at theoutnet.com