A Definitive Guide to Styling (and Shopping) Fall's Prairie Dress Trend



The prairie dress is an oft-misunderstood piece of clothing. Designers such as Calvin Klein, Zimmermann, Coach and Etro have reimagined the trend, making the prairie dress acceptable not only for country girls-but city dwellers and It-girls, too. When styled properly, the modern-day prairie dress exudes equal parts Western romance and '70s bohemia-a fascinating juxtaposition that makes for seriously statement-making style. Browse our definitive guide to shopping and styling the prairie dress, below. Combat boots have a made a major comeback in fashion this fall, and there's no better way to style them than with that aforementioned unexpected vintage-inspired prairie dress. Vero Moda Mix and Match printed midi dress, $64 at ASOS. Benefit 1: The pointed toe lends these textured pumps a flattering design sure to complement your prairie dress. A mini prairie dress gives you room to experiment with your footwear pairings. read more...