It’s that time of the year again, and as the new year temperatures drop, many women will find themselves at a loss for what to wear to keep warm and look smart at the same time. There are a huge number of knitwear styles available, but knitwear isn’t for everyone; some find it itchy, and wearing several layers can make some ladies feel extra hot and uncomfortable, especially when ducking in and out of shops.
Long-sleeved dresses are a great option when it comes to winter dressing. Just like summer dresses, long-sleeved dresses can be the all-in-one outfit for colder season. There is such a huge variety of long-sleeved dresses available, that you can find one to suit any need or occasion. Work wear? Weekend wear? Evening wear? Long-sleeved dresses might be more versatile than you think, and Goose Island has a variety of them to pull you out of a winter style rut.
This layered lace tunic dress with matching scarfis a great option for everyday or weekend wear this winter. The three-quarter sleeves will cover up your arms and the lace trim creates a sophisticated style to suit anyone.
This dress would look great styled in so many different ways; wear it with tights and ballet flats for a smart casual look, wear with leggings and boots for a true winter look, or you could even wear it with heels for work or a more formal occasion.
If you prefer a more fitted look, then this print, black mesh dress will add an element of style to any outfit or occasion. The mix of colours mean that style will match many of your accessories including jewellery, scarves, shoes and handbags.
The long sleeves will keep your arms warm and this printed dress looks equally good with boots and leggings as it does with tights and heels.
The height of sophistication, this flattering long sleeved dress with a dipped hem comes in a choice of colours. The jersey material will keep you warm and snug but not stifled if you are spending times indoors.
This dress lends itself to accessories and you could add a long pendant necklace for a bit of winter sparkle, or you could wear a waterfall cardigan or knee length jacket soften the look for day to day wear.
Our free-size cowl neck dress with pockets offers a warmer option if you are spending more time outdoors. This style can also be easily accessorised with jewellery or a complementary scarf; alternatively add a waistcoat like our model, a pair of black boots and you’ll look the part wherever you’re going.
Our ever popular magic dress is a great winter colour, and its long sleeves and ruched skirt mean that it is extremely flattering for any shape and body size. It will also suit every style and occasion, and can be accessorised to work for the office, a night out, a day shopping, and the jersey material makes it extremely comfortable to wear all day long, or even to travel in.
There are almost unlimited options when it comes to buying or styling long-sleeved dresses, and you are sure to find something that suits you this autumn and winter, whether you just want something to make outfit planning easier, or your wardrobe is missing that essential long-sleeved piece.