The Slip Dress: Lingerie or Wardrobe Staple?

I WASTED my 20s being terrified of slip dresses. Traditionally a sheath of vapor-thin silk held up by two teeny straps, the slip dress, to my mind, seemed too scandalously scant to wear outside the bedroom, let alone to a restaurant or the office. I admired women confident enough to venture out in what’s barely a second skin, but I gravitate toward protective, sculptural clothing and feared a slip dress would leave me exposed. What’s more, I am by no stretch of the imagination a waif—a term used to describe the class of…

Leave a Reply

Back to top