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Black and white Chelsea boots are best with this dress in April, but sandal pumps will work for summer. Click through for 11 more outfits you can transition to next season.
Combo #1

Perfect For: All girls who want to crawl inside one of Free People's light-saturated lookbooks and never, ever leave.

Dress It Up: Use a wristload of bangles (just don't get too matchy-matchy; a mix of different colors and shapes looks less forced) and swept back hair to make it work for a party.

Dress It Down: Throw on a short denim jacket and floppy felt hat for a laidback look that's a slightly boho, but still city street friendly.

Summer Shoe Swap: D'Orsay flats with an ankle strap.

Combo #2

Perfect For: Gallerinas, PR mavens, fashion editors and other ladies with creative office jobs that include lots of after hours events.

Dress It Up: It'll work at most any cocktail party, if you add a thick gold choker and matching cuff.

Dress It Down: With a quilted moto bomber.

Summer Shoe Swap: Barely-there sandal pumps with two straps: one across the toes, the other around the ankle.

Combo #3

Perfect For: Rachel Bilson's many fans (because isn't this outfit so her?).

Dress It Up: Big, sparkly statement earrings!

Dress It Down: Colorful socks give it a casual spin.

Summer Shoe Swap: Pointy toe flats. (In a perfect world, these ones specifically.)

Combo #4

Perfect For: Tomboys at heart.

Dress It Up: Get a rose gold manicure and carry an oversized navy leather clutch.

Dress It Down: Throw on a backpack and baseball cap.

Summer Shoe Swap: Canvas sneakers like Converse or Superga.

Combo #5

Perfect For: Anyone who stops everything to read a new 90s nostalgia story on BuzzFeed.

Dress It Up: Given the ladylike cut and print of the dress, you don't need a lot to make this look more formal. A strong, substantial piece of jewelry, like a silver bib or arm cuff, is your best bet.

Dress It Down: Add grunge-y, fuzzy black pullover.

Summer Shoe Swap: Lace-up stiletto sandals (these ones would be perfect).

Combo #6

Perfect For: Girls who own a dogeared copy of Pride and Prejudice, and rewatch the Virgin Suicides every weekend (sometimes twice).

Dress It Up: By defining the waist with a skinny belt.

Dress It Down: For a cozy, librarian-chic feel, add a grandpa cardigan and thick-framed tortoiseshell glasses à la Jenna Lyons.

Summer Shoe Swap: Lightweight oxfords.

Combo #7

Perfect For: Caroline Issa, and all women who aspire to her polished, ladylike style.

Dress It Up: Although you could probably get away with wearing this outfit as is to a fancy event, a structured clutch and orange-y red lip are both good things to add.

Dress It Down: Wear a thin pair of ankle socks with the booties. Color-wise, white, hunter green and powder puff pink all work.

Summer Shoe Swap: D'Orsay pumps.

Combo #8

Perfect For: Those adamantly opposed to the idea of #normcore.

Dress It Up: It's amazing the way a strong crimson lip and cocktail ring will take this outfit from drinks with friends to toasts at a wedding.

Dress It Down: Carry a bucket bag and tie your hair in a top knot.

Summer Shoe Swap: A chunky sandal mule.

Combo #9

Perfect For: GOOP-y girls who love shopping at the farmers market, using organic face oil and drinking homemade kale juice.

Dress It Up: Swap that string around the waist for a structured leather belt.

Dress It Down: Layer it over a white long-sleeve shirt.

Summer Shoe Swap: Flat tan sandals Audrey Hepburn might wear while biking around Monaco.

Combo #10

Perfect For: Hippie types who still shave regularly and wear bras (sometimes).

Dress It Up: Create an elegant maxi skirt by covering the casual top half with a shrunken short sleeve sweater.

Dress It Down: Wear your hair in a messy side braid and carry a crossbody bag with fringe.

Summer Shoe Swap: Flat gladiator sandals with long ankle wraps.

Combo #11

Perfect For: Unabashedly girly-girls who'll happily admit their love for Taylor Swift, mini desserts they can hold in one palm and heart-shaped jewelry.

Dress It Up: It doesn't take much: a smokey eye should do the trick.

Dress It Down: By going all Alexa Chung with it, and finishing the look with a nylon anorak or military jacket.

Summer Shoe Swap: Metallic mid heels.