Fashion ft. Dezzal // Patterned tights + sweater dress

End of summer means TIGHTS! I’m one of those girls who love stockings and tights of all kinds, and think that a good pair of tights can totally make an entire outfit. I love patterned tights, brightly-colored tights, soft knit ones, and thin sheer ones to achieve every kind of look possible.

Today, I’m highlighting these amazing brocade-patterned knit tights by Hue, paired with this amazing, heavy sweater dress from Dezzal. It’s a bit of an unusual style, because the hems are all artfully ripped in different places, which is why I absolutely had to have this dress to begin with! It’s heavy and warm, but the no-sleeves thing make it a good fall piece—perfect to transition! I hope you like this look…


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I’m really getting back into the look of funky stockings recently; they were a staple of mine in college when I really went crazy with patterns and colors. I’ve since calmed down and for the past few years, have only really worn black or crochet tights, but this year I’m bringing the tights back in a whole new way.

Here’s how to style these patterned knit stockings right:
  • Pay attention to color. Here, I’ve echoed the same color—burgundy—on the stockings and the dress. But I also love pairing complementary colors like orange and purple, or forest green and mustard yellow, provided they have a similar undertone. Warm tones should stick together, likewise with cool.
  • Pay attention to texture. A textured pair of knit tights like these should be worn with something equally sturdy.
  • Don’t be afraid to mix patterns! But do so tastefully.
  • Confidence, as usual, is the best way to rock a new look.

I also adore this hat. I picked this up in London in January, on Portobello Road, for about twelve quid. I wore it all around London for my holiday, and it gave every outfit I packed an extra flair! I love finding cheap treasures like this, especially if they remind me of a certain place or time of my life!

Get the look // dress c/o Dezzal , hat from Portobello Road shops, stockings from DSW (Hue), boots from Modcloth


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  • Leslie Guzmán Anderson

    Super cute outfit

  • KRPS

    Love the dress – the color and the funky vintage fit is just too cute! Cute patterned leggings too 🙂

  • Melanie R Grosjean

    I love sweater dresses! And your tights are awesome!

  • Cricket Plunkett

    I love those tights!

  • ohmummymia

    quite interesting dress

  • Borei Design

    I really love the bell cloche hat. It makes the outfit.

  • I love this look. The tights are so much fun!

  • Devika Bhagwat

    lovely dress. prfect fall look.

  • Devika Bhagwat
  • Amanda S

    I’ve recently found a love for leggings, I’m excited for fall outfits!

  • Nice look as we transition into fall. Love the burgundy color.

  • What a gorgeous look for fall! Love the tights!

  • Ashley Voicu

    Hey, this was my thought this morning. I like to wear tights over a dress.

  • Love this fall look. Beautiful tights. Cute hat.

    Rita |

  • Your tights are so cute! I love the design. Very cute look for the Fall.

  • Sondra Barker

    The overall aesthetic of this outfit is giving me 1920s vibes and I love it! I love those tights paired with those heels! So perfect!

  • Sincerely Shanti

    Love this look! Where’s the bag from?

  • Kimberly Lewis (Lou Lou Girls)


  • Great fall style! Nice photos too!

  • Editor-in-Style Good

    What a lovely outfit! I particularly love the hat and tights. It’s a really chic look!

  • The dress is adorable and love the tights you paired with it!

  • Sheila Jo Spencer

    I can’t get on board with the hem of that dress, but the tights are great!

  • Liz

    love love love the floral!

  • Tiffany VanSickle

    I love patterned tights! And the asymmetrical hem on that dress?! Awesome!!!

    Tiffany |

  • Alice Abner

    Great work! I’m really inspired by it 🙂
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