One Piece, 6 Ways – The Basic Sleeveless Dress

A great wardrobe is one built with pieces that you want to wear over and over again – and it doesn’t have to be borinbasic sleeveless dress feat imageg!

Invest in versatile pieces that can be worn many ways and you won’t get tired of your clothing in a hurry.

We love a great basic sleeveless dress because it really goes the distance. The key is layering. Consider all the ways to wear your dress and you can wear it a few times a week without getting bored!

Let’s show you the beauty of a basic sleeveless dress from Jet, priced at just R129 and available in size 6 to 16:

Laid-Back Chic

basic sleeveless dress relaxed style

Easily pair with open-toe mules, R159 from Jet, and a longer length cardigan, R199 from Mr Price.


basic sleeveless dress office appropiate

Layer a collared shirt underneath, from R480 from David Jones at Woolworths, and pair with pointy heels for a classic corporate look, R542 from Next.

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A Pop of Colour

basic sleeveless dress pink poloneck

On a cold day, wear over a brightly coloured polo neck, R299 from Woolworths; tights, R49.95 from Woolworths; and high boots, R1 999 from Rare Earth at Poetry.

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Daring and Sophisticated

basic sleeveless dress leather-look trend

Wear as a tunic over leather-look tights, R129.99 from Mr Price, and pair with gold pumps, R179 from H&M.

Girl’s Night Out

basic sleeveless dress evening outfit

For a night out, wear the dress as a skirt with a dressy top over it, R545 from Next. Add sexy heels, R699 from Forever New, too.

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Chunky Layers

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Layer a chunky knit on top, R629 from H&M, and pair with trendy platforms, R450 from Woolworths.

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By Fashion editor, Nastassja Petersen

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