Emilia Wickstead Day Dresses
Emilia Wickstead's designs always balance a distinct old-world elegance with contemporary details. This 'Moya' dress is cut from featherweight twill and was the only bright-green piece to appear on the Fall '17 runway, making it impossible to miss. It has elegant gathered sleeves and is shirred at the waist to create a flattering nipped-in silhouette.
There's nothing more inherently feminine than flowers, so it's no wonder they feature so heavily in Emilia Wickstead's collections. One of the most romantic pieces from the Pre-Fall '17 offering, this 'Storm' dress is beautifully made from Italian cloqué and underpinned with silk to hold its elegant A-line shape. We think it's perfect for a mid-summer wedding or garden party.
Pink silk Pia maxi dress from Emilia Wickstead.
Ivory wool Donatella short sleeved dress from Emilia Wickstead.
Details Refined but with ethereal charm, Emilia Wickstead's white lace midi dress is a ladylike choice for day or night. The voluminous neckline features a wide collar and a bow accent that keep the look elegant. Material & Care 100% Polyester Dry clean
White silk Cecilia Embroidered Dress from Emilia Wickstead.
Black silk Camelita sheer lace polka dot dress from Emilia Wickstead featuring bishop sleeves and polka dot mesh overlay.
Emilia Wickstead's postbox-red wool-crepe Milan dress is a sophisticated, vintage-tinged piece that turns to reveal a sultry open back for modern allure. It's shaped with a high neck with defining darts at the front and a three-button fastening at the back, and has a gathered waist that creates a subtle hourglass silhouette. The black silk-crepe lining ensures a smooth finish. Select your most directional shoes for a past-meets-present vibe.
Emilia Wickstead’s Juliet dress exudes the label’s pretty predilections; it’s printed with a brightly hued floral motif that’s designed exclusively for MATCHESFASHION.COM. Hanging from skinny shoulder straps, it nips in at the waist before falling in pleats to the knee. Pick out the brightest shade with a pair of tonal sandals.
Designed in lemon-yellow crepe, Emilia Wickstead's Bruna dress promises to be a palette cleanser for Resort 2017. It's meticulously cut to a minimal, lean silhouette that falls to an elegant calf-skimming length, and is darted at the bust and back for subtle definition. Temper the romantic mood with a pair of contemporary black mules.
Poetic romance is key in Emilia Wickstead's SS17 collection, which is inspired by the softly sweet interiors of 1960s motels. Debuted on the runway, this semi-sheer white cotton-voile Madeleine dress tells the story with a muted blue hibiscus print and floating midi-length silhouette that's anchored by a smocked waistband. Pointed flats in shining silver will complete the look with modern edge.
Illustrating Emilia Wickstead's penchant for beautiful fabrics, this black Giovanna dress is crafted from semi-sheer organdy with a subtle woven pattern. It's enhanced with a smocked empire waist, and falls into a slim skirt that ends at a ladylike midi length. Teamed with a box bag and pointed pumps, it'll epitomise evening elegance.
For AW16 Emilia Wickstead turns her hand to denim, with typically ladylike results. This navy Mary dress is cut with a high neck and an ankle-skimming skirt, with cut-out shoulders and an exposed back for a youthful twist. Style it for dressed-up days with grey suede sandals.
An effortless choice for day, Emilia Wickstead's dress is printed with a pretty floral motif and falls to a midi hem. Complement yours with navy flats. Concealed zip fastening along back Dry clean Made in the UK
Emilia Wickstead offers a pared-back take on Victoriana details with this black crepe-cady Lisbet dress. It's cut with long sleeves to balance the knee-skimming length, and trimmed with a soft ivory crepe de Chine ruffle that flows around the bib. Team it with small block heels for a low-key take, switching to sky-high sandals for added glamour.
Romantic yet ultra-modern, Emilia Wickstead’s Cora dress is crafted from indigo-blue denim – a new fabric for the quintessentially British designer. It has a cocooning silhouette that’s accented with exaggerated balloon sleeves and a full skirt that sweeps to the calf. Wear it by day with casual-chic sandals.
Despite the vibrancy of the pumpkin-orange silk-chiffon, Emilia Wickstead's Pia dress feels elegant and refined in equal measure. Long blouson sleeves and an empire waist create a romantic silhouette, while the softly gathered skirt is lined with nude-pink silk crepe de Chine for a subtle sense of volume. Pick out the sugar-sweet hues of the rose pattern with coordinating pink accessories.
Emilia Wickstead looks to the intricacy of ornate tapestries to design this cornflower blue crepe Sidney midi dress. The slender, panelled bodice features a flattering V-neckline that draws attention to the décolleté with coordinating cut-out detailing, alongside a sharp waist seam and long sleeves. Enhance the swing of the shin-grazing skirt by styling it with chunky block heels.
Emilia Wickstead's designs are always imbued with retro-inspired femininity. This light-pink crepe Gia dress is shaped for a midi-length silhouette with a black piped Peter Pan collar and matching turn-up cuffs, a gathered waist, and a high slit at the back. Create a contemporary contrast with velvet slides.
Emilia Wickstead is renowned for her distinctive feminine shapes and this Lavinia cornflower-blue and white tapestry-print crepe dress is a finely crafted example. It's tailored to a simple round-neck shape with soft gathered pleats that travel through the chest and a contrasting print panel across the bust and puffed sleeves, then shaped with contouring darts through the bodice to the thigh-skimming hem. Wear it to daytime events with velvet slides.