Favorite Dresses/Dresses in Style/Contemporary Dresses
Favorite Dresses/Dresses in Style/Contemporary Dresses
May 13, 2020 LifeWear

Dresses are great to turn to when you start running out of fashion ideas because they’re easy to style and wear. But while it’s good to remain comfortable, it’s more important to look stylish. Let us help. These eight dresses both confer stylish looks and bring out the comfortable qualities of linen, mercerized cotton, and other fine fabrics. And because they’re so easy to care for, you can wear them every day without any concerns!


Contemporary Looks Without the Fuss! Fantastic Dresses that Single-Handedly Produce Great Looks!


Get a stylish, sophisticated look with this deep yellow linen dress





This dress confers a sophisticated, laid-back look, owing to its cotton linen fabric and cocoon silhouette. Plus, its size is neither too relaxed nor too revealing and its neck opening is trim, so you’ll be tempted to wear this dress in both on- and off-duty arrangements. If you’re looking to style it on an everyday basis, then your best choice is this deep yellow, which balances out the dress’s fluffy feel.


【Modeled items】


W's Linen Blended Short Sleeve Cocoon Dress
Metal Combination Sunglasses

W's Espadrilles (Coming soon in the Philippines this season)


※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


Lady-like details and a comfortable fabric





This dress has many classy details that begins with a tapered waist and airily flared silhouette. A blend of cotton and linen adds a nice touch, producing a fine, laid-back appearance. You’ll love how the dress can be easily arranged to suit almost any occasion. For example, use the same-fabric belt to draw attention to the waist, or remove it completely to produce a beautiful cascading form. Even the simple addition of a cardigan fosters a wholly different appearance.


【Modeled items】


W' Linen Blended A Line Sleeveless Dress

W's Open-toe Mules (Not Available in the Philippines)


※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


Mercerized Cotton A-line Sleeveless Long Dress




TThis dress’s comfortably crisp feel and a silhouette is a result of cotton that has been mercerized to produce a silky luster as well. Even when casually worn, the dress looks fabulous because the cotton fabric received a contemporary feel. This season, consider layering an oversized shirt to complete a wonderful, casual arrangement.


【Modeled items】


W's Mercerized Cotton V Neck A Line Sleeveless Long Dress
W's Extra Fine Cotton Oversized Striped Long Sleeve Shirt
Boston Combination Clear Sunglasses

※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


A T-shirt dress always comes in handy!





It’s always good to have a T-shirt dress in your wardrobe in spring and summer. Just use accessories to enlarge your styling options. A sophisticated athleisure look results when you bring in sporty items because, even though the dress offers a relaxed fit, it’s made from mercerized cotton that has a tasteful luster.


【Modeled items】


W's Mercerized Cotton Short Sleeve Long T-dress
W's Pocketable UV Protection Parka

※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


An airy quality and a cool, clean feel lead to a classier appearance





This dress’s dazzling floral print has the classy feel that’s the hallmark of Cath Kidston’s Joy of Print. Moreover, it’s the perfect complement to the dress’s light and airy crepe jersey, which is silky to the touch, is resistant to wrinkling, and dries quickly. Drape a cardigan over your shoulders to produce a more casual appearance. Remember to choose green for the cardigan because it’s in the dress’s pattern.


【Modeled items】


W's UV Protection Supima Cotton Crew Neck Cardigan
W's Joy of Print Crepe Jersey Wrap Dress

※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


Opt for an elegant silhouette when wearing dots





This dress has a classic French dotted pattern because it was created in collaboration with leading international model Ines de la Fressange. And because of it’s twist pleats from the generous use of fabric, the dress dazzles the eye with every step you take. Consider pairing the dress and this dashing jacket. The resulting contrast beautifully brings out the fabric’s classy crepe texture.


【Modeled items】


W's Twist Pleated Sleeveless Dress
W's UV Protection Relaxed Jacket

W's Ankle Strap Sandals (Coming Soon in the Philippines this season)


※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


Produce a completely different appearance by pairing a dress and jeans




This generously gathered dress was created in collaboration with JW Anderson. Try this contemporary approach when styling the linen-blended fabric’s natural feel and the youthful tunic quality. Layer the dress over blue jeans to create a stylish, denim-on-denim-like arrangement.


【Modeled items】


W's JWA Linen Blend Gather 3/4 Sleeve Dress
W's Slouch Tapered Ankle Jeans

W's Espadrilles (Coming soon in the Philippines this season)


※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.


A free-spirited dress for both town and getaways





An exquisite balance of sophistication and sweetness, this new dress comes from a collaboration with Anna Sui. You’ll love how its natural cotton fabric makes the dress easy to style and wear even though the item boasts a voluminous silhouette and the bold use of colors and patterns. Simply add a stylish vinyl bag and leggings to complete a cosmopolitan yet slightly bohemian look.


【Modeled items】


W's Anna Sui Cotton 3/4 Sleeve Dress

W's Ribbed Slit Leggings (Coming soon in the Philippines this season)

W's Open-toe Mules (Not Available in the Philippines)


※NOTE: Remaining items were provided by the stylist.



【Staff Credit】
Photo:Yuya Shimahara
Stylist:Kaori Okano(TRON)
Hair&Make:Harumi Kanbe
Model:Chiemi Aiko(TENCARAT)
Direction:Yasushi Morita
Edit:Arisa Sato
Text:Ayako Takahashi