Designer knit dresses for winter

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Ten Designer Knit Dresses You Need in Your Winter Wardrobe

Along with a classic pair of black boots, every woman’s winter wardrobe needs a knit dress. Cosy, comfortable and chic, the classic knit dress is a winter staple for a reason: it can be dressed up or down, worn in the office or at the bar, and what’s more is that it is both comfortable and cosy. Like a wearable blanket, sans the frumpiness.

Paired with an elegant trench coat, these ten gorgeous designer knit dresses are sure to get plenty of wear through the cooler months.

Khaite Nina Ribbed-knit Midi Dress

Featuring a notched sweetheart neckline, this slinky number from Khaite is a timeless and versatile dress. Made from sculpting and stretchy ribbed knit, the Nina Midi Dress hugs all the right places.

Khaite Nina Ribbed-knit Midi Dress
Khaite Nina Ribbed-knit Midi Dress, A$980 | Source: Net-a-Porter

Chloé Belted Long-sleeve Knitted Dress

Made from wool with hints of cashmere and silk, this Chloé long-sleeve knitted dress is the ultimate winter comfort dress. Cinched in by a belted waist, this full-length dress is both classy and comfortable.

Chloé Belted Long-sleeve Knitted Dress
Chloé Belted Long-sleeve Knitted Dress, A$1,059 | Source: FarFetch

Proenza Schouler One-shoulder Ribbed-knit Midi Dress

From Proenza Schouler’s Fall 2020 collection, this one-shoulder midi is rib-knitted from soft yarns for a sumptuous feel and sophisticated look. Subtly textural with its alternating ribbed pattern, this khaki number pairs perfectly with boots or heels for nighttime wear.

Proenza Schouler One-shoulder Ribbed-knit Midi Dress
Proenza Schouler One-shoulder Ribbed-knit Midi Dress, A$1,374 | Source: Net-a-Porter

Acne Studios Purple Knit Kaida Polo Dress

If preppy-chic with a side of purple is what you’re looking for, this lilac knit dress from Acne Studios ticks all the boxes. With its collar, statement front pockets and slightly fitted look, this polo dress makes a statement while being perfect for everyday wear.

Acne Studios Purple Knit Kaida Polo Dress
Acne Studios Purple Knit Kaida Polo Dress, A$456 | Source: MyTheresa

Sovere Exhale Combo Knit Dress

Comprised of a chic off-the-shoulder sweater and a classic square neckline midi dress, this cream-coloured knit combo is sure to get plenty of wear throughout the cooler months.

Sovere Exhale Combo Knit Dress
Sovere Exhale Combo Knit Dress, A$269 | Source: David Jones

Bassike Balloon Sleeve Knit Midi Dress

Crafted from a cotton and wool blend in a classic shade of navy, Bassike’s Balloon Sleeve midi is sure to retain warmth while flattering the body. With its striking balloon sleeves, this dress stands out from the rest and exudes sophistication.

Bassike Balloon Sleeve Knit Midi Dress
Bassike Balloon Sleeve Knit Midi Dress, A$239 | Source: David Jones

Saba Elle Wrap Knit Dress

Made from a sumptuous merino wool yarn, this wrap knit number from Saba is the perfect everyday essential. With its chunky knit tie detail and v-neckline, this midi can be dressed up with heels and a clutch for evening wear or dressed down with sneakers for errand running and chic everyday wear.

Saba Elle Wrap Knit Dress
Saba Elle Wrap Knit Dress, A$359 | Source: David Jones

Dion Lee Natural Stripe Rib LS Dress

While this timber-toned number may appear like your average knit dress, it features a stunning twist detail in the back. With its long sleeves and slightly flared skirt, this Dion Lee dress makes for the perfect winter wardrobe essential.

Dion Lee Natural Stripe Rib LS Dress
Dion Lee Natural Stripe Rib LS Dress, A$379 | Source: Dion Lee

Jacquemus Green La Montagne ‘La Robe Ascua’ Dress

Featuring a twisted accent across the chest, this stunning green dress from Jacquemus is the perfect cocktail dress for a cool winter’s night. Made with a mohair blend, this pastel-toned mini dress is elevated by its off-shoulder neckline and subtle gold hardware.

Jacquemus Green La Montagne 'La Robe Ascua' Dress
Jacquemus Green La Montagne ‘La Robe Ascua’ Dress, A$456 | Source: Ssense

Alaïa Ribbed-knit Midi Dress

Rib-knitted from a wool blend, this midi dress from Alaïa exudes elegance, from its flared-out skirt to its high neckline. While the delicate open back offers a glimpse of skin, the dress’s long sleeves and woollen material are sure to keep you warm on chilly nights.

Alaïa Ribbed-knit Midi Dress
Alaïa Ribbed-knit Wool-blend Midi Dress, A$3,640 | Source: MyTheresa

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