The Royal approved shirt dress!

No wardrobe is complete without a Silk Shirt Dress. It's the go to look for The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, who is always under pressure to look her best in the public eye. Meghan Markle looked stunning during her recent Royal tour of South Africa in an array of stylish and chic outfits.

During her ten day tour Meghan Markle opted to wear a shirt dress in a variety of neutral colours several times. A shirt dress is her go to style as it always looks smart and elegant. It is also a practical choice for the new mum and very flattering.

Our favourite look on The Duchess of Sussex was the White Shirt dress, it was the perfect blend of sophistication and glamour. It is very similar to our Classique Silk Shirt Dress, which has hand embroidered cuff and belt and also available in petite.

The Luna Luxe Royal approved style is on SUMMER SALE now! It is crafted from the softest silk crepe de chine, which is light-weight, making it the perfect choice for those summer days. It can also be worn in the colder months with boots and a cashmere sweater draped over the shoulders. At Luna Luxe Resort Wear we focus on sourcing the finest silks and have been continually praised on the quality of our fabrics and finishings. Silk is an easy fabric to care for and feels luxurious and soft on the skin. 

With her various iterations of the classic style, Meghan Markle looked professional and polished every time she stepped out, showing just how versatile and timeless a shirt dress can be. The shirt dress is suitable for all body shapes and appropriate for all ages. Like Megan Markle you can opt to wear the belt to create a more streamlined fit and define your figure without revealing too much. The Dutchess always looks chic yet trendy and further proved how this simple and classic style is a must-have for every closet. Whether you choose to accessorise with a stiletto for a glamorous yet effortless look or ballet flats for a chic french twist, the variations are endless with our ‘Classique white silk shirt dress’. 

By investing in wardrobe stables and relying on classic and wearable styles you will always have a  choice for those upcoming events and can play with styling. It has never been more important to become a conscious shopper and ask yourself how many ways you can wear the garment. By being more conscious when you shop hopefully you will re think those fast fashion purchases and opt to buy something more classic and versatile which will then lead to more sustainable buying behaviour. By choosing Classic styles like the silk white shirt dress it is easily transitional and keep you from over-cluttering your cupboards with unnecessary items. 

Make sure you check out the Royal-approved shirt dress styles on our online store. With one of a kind hand embroidered cuffs and belt featuring intricate french knots with tube beading the design details truly stand out. Luxury really is in the details, craftsmanship and our Classique Silk Shirt Dress is no exception. SHOP NOW