How to style modest clothing

Trend-led styles made with modesty in mind

Missguided modestMissguided modest

Introducing the Missguided Modest collection. Empowering you to wear trend-led prints and styles, regardless of your body shape or faith. Find this season’s favourite street wear pieces, tailoring and contemporary shapes, all made with modesty in mind. We have used opaque fabrics, layering and full length sleeves to ensure that your sense of style is never limited.

How to style modest clothing

Take a look at our tip picks from the new collection to get inspiration on layering, discover maxi dresses and oversized fits.

Opt for oversized styles

Choose from jeans, leggings and trousers with a fitted top and throw an oversized overshirt over the top. Keep it casual with checked flannel shirts, or choose something more overstated like a satin or leather shirt.

Oversized modest leather s
Green cord oversized shirt

Play with layers

When it comes to modest styling, layers are your new best friend. Fill up your wardrobe with versatile long sleeve tees, base layers and leggings. You can wear these under dresses or on their own.

woman wearing grey long sleeve t shirt
girl wearing missguided tie dye long sleeve bodysuit

Make it maxi

Looking for a modest dress for your next event? Or just to level up your insta feed. Choose from loads of Missguided maxi dresses to team with over the knee boots, for full coverage, without compromising on style or personality? No sleeves? No problem, choose a thin long sleeve tee to layer underneath.

Black floral maxi dress modest clothing
grey leopard print maxi dress

What is modest clothing?

Modest clothing or modest fashion basically means a way of dressing that shows less skin. This can be for religious purposes or just as a preference.

How to make clothes modest

Most clothes can be worn modestly, by layering slim fit roll neck tops under low necklines, adding leggings and incorporating more layers. However the Missguided modest collection features loads of trend-led pieces that fit effortlessly into your current wardrobe.