12 Ways to Get in on the Overall Dress Trend

The easy way to replicate this street-style trend.

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If the online shopping forecasts 🔮 are all in order, overall dresses are going to be yuuuuuge this spring. Street style stars have made the strappy frock an all-seasons layering staple, pairing it with everything from band tees to turtlenecks to prissy white button-ups and peter-pan collars. Ahead, a dozen different takes on the overall dress plus cues on how to style it.

The classic jean overall dress re-purposes the trouser version into a more modern version with greater breeze potential (here's looking at you, spring). It's ideal for pairing with casual white tees and button-up shirts or even cropped tops à la Taylor Swift

Bib Overall Dress, $35; hm.com.

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Ditto for this cotton candy pink *velvet* version. Pair it with high socks and sandals for an extra street-style kick. 

Cord Velvet Pinafore Dress, $58; topshop.com.

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A Brit-inspired houndstooth jumper that looks ideal paired with neutral colors like black and white. 

Houndstooth Pinafore Dress, $30; mango.com.

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A longer, more streamlined version of the denim overall dress, with unfussy distressed details. 

Denim Bib Overall Dress, $50;hm.com.

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A blue velvet version with the slip-on snatch straps of your childhood. 

Moto Velvet Pinafore Dress, $75; topshop.com.

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An extra spring-ified midi dress in sweet polka dots to wear with tees and sneakers on the weekend. 

Monki Polka Dot Denim Pinafore Dress, $43; asos.com.

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An option with chunky straps to pair with band tees and light turtlenecks when it's breezy. 

Jumbo Rib D-Ring Pinafore Dress, $16; boohoo.com.

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An extra-luxe suede version that even if you're only window shopping for now, you can replicate for less.

Coach Suede Pinafore Dress, $995; mytheresa.com.

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*Or* you could seek out a less literal "pinafore dress," that's a little more stylized with a a chic apron bodice. See this Chanel-esque black flecked fabric dress with ring hardware details. 

Shiny Pinafore Dress, $40; zara.com.

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A ruffled pinafore dress with extra long straps that hit your waist, like suspenders. They look especially sophisticated with light sweaters and white tees. 

Jumper with Ruffles, $50; hm.com.

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A pretty new option for work that you can layer over button-up shirts and extravagant sleeves for added effect. 

Ruffled Pinafore Dress, $60; mango.com.

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A shift-style pinafore dress that reimagines straps as lacy ribbons. 

Stylenanda Pinafore Shift Dress, $83; asos.com.

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