Vintage Tunic Dress

Tunic dresses are great pieces to wear with leggings or boots or in summer months as is.  They also represent a great way to incorporate hip styles into your wardrobe.  Best of all finding a vintage tunic dresses that incorporate vintage elements into modern styles is completely refreshing.  Naturally there are several examples of great vintage style tunic dresses that you are sure to love wearing.

First consider the Olka ¾ Sleeve Tunic Dress by designer Velvet by Graham and Spencer.  Fresh from Velvet’s Baby Jersey collection, this cotton dress features feminine features like pleats around the bust and a V neck that is finished off with a contrasting cotton sash/bow completing the empire waistline.  The 3/4 length sleeves also feature a slight pleat at the cuffs.  This dress is made of a baby jersey cotton which gives this tunic dress that jersey softness making this elegant dress also extremely comfortable.  The dress also features a double layer of jersey to give it an added bit of lining.  It looks great with boots and as you can see in the picture with our model, this dress looks great even with edgier cowboy boots as an accessory option.

Next, for a distinctive tunic dress option consider the Martha Tunic Dress also by Velvet.  This tunic dress is loaded with lots of feminine details such as the empire waist, the gathered bustline, and boatneck which all combine to make this tunic length top or short dress a unique addition to any wardrobe.  This dress is a true statement piece because of all of the details and also the vibrant green color called Greenbean.  It also looks great with leggings and boots again giving you added versatility with this dress.

Another bold vintage style tunic dress that is sure to be a statement piece is the Burca Scoopneck Tunic Dress also by Velvet.  This tunic dress features a wide zipper that is prominently displayed in the back of this dress.  The zipper is a great way to add some shine and also give the piece an edgier feel.  The dress also features great design elements that give this tunic dress that added bold edge.  The dress narrows from the shoulders to the hips and also features an asymmetrical line that is gathered in back for added detail.  This tunic dress also gives clean lines and is a true standout.  It looks great worn with high boots or leggings and is a great little black dress alternative.

Even though all of these dresses are designed by the same designer, they each have a distinctive look and are great examples of vintage style elements brought into fabulous modern tunic dresses.  Of course you need to find the perfect vintage style tunic dress that suits your individual style, but if nothing else these options demonstrate that there are a number of options out there for tunic dresses that are vintage inspired, but new and incorporating modern fabrics.

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