Our favorite summer lewk? An effortless, easy-to-wear summer dress. You know the kind we’re talking about. — It’s breezy, maybe with a fun print, that’s ideal for accessorizing in a million different ways and manages to keep you from not completely melting in the heat. Your sartorial summer ride-or-die, if you will. Good news! We’ve searched every nook and cranny of the internet to bring you the best of the season, from colorful maxis to neutral minis. Check out all of our favorite must-haves, below.
— Dylan Essertier
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Mango Bow Midi Dress
We love this Mango dress not only because it’s ultra-comfy, but because it’s super easy to roll up and pack in your suitcase for that impromptu weekend getaway.
& Other Stories Belted Kimono Wrap Midi Dress
Is it a kimono? Is it a dress? This & Other Stories gem is both, making it a unique and stylish addition to your warm weather wardrobe. For extra mileage: throw it on with a pair of jeans come fall.
& Other Stories Ruffled Linen Wrap Midi Dress
Is it even summer if you don’t rock a fun, flirty and floral dress? Nope.
Corey Lynn Calter Soho Shirt Dress
The struggle to decide what to wear to the office on a scorching summer day is so real. You want to look polished but you also don’t want to be a sweaty mess. We’ve got you covered with this eye-catching shirt dress.
FARM Rio Carnaval Midi Dress
Tall and tan and young and lovely. Go ahead and channel your inner ‘Girl From Ipanema’ with this colorful midi dress from Brazilian brand FARM Rio.
Cecilie Copenhagen Dress
Add a little effortless Scandi flair to your summer look courtesy of Danish designer Cecilie Copenhagen.
Tatjana Anika Asni Maxi Dress
This elegant-but-relaxed number from Tatjana Anika is great for everything from hitting the beach to attending a summer wedding.
Ganni Leopard Yellow Wrap Maxi Dress
We’re excited to be able to transition our love of leopard into the warmer months thanks to this super-cute Ganni maxi dress.
Topshop Boutique Zebra Tiered Silk Dress
We can’t get over how soft and silky and stylish this zebra print dress is!
Innika Choo Hugh Smocked Embroidered Linen Dress
Rock this smock silhouette dress on its own, or pair it with some white jeans for a layered look.
Caravana Leather-Trimmed Cotton-Gauze Maxi Dress
From its deep green color to the fact Mayan artisans used centuries-old techniques to specially weave its braided strap, this Caravana dress is all types of special.
A.L.C. Brynn Cotton-Linen Mini Dress
We love this summery and sophisticated take on a classic cargo dress.
Mes Demoiselles Donatella Fil Coupé Georgette Maxi Dress
If you’re looking for the ideal summer date night dress, look no further than this feminine pink maxi dress.
Ulla Johnson Ciel Midi Dress
With plenty of florals and a handkerchief hemline, this frock is all about a boho-chic vibe.
Ulla Johnson Gisela Dress
Color blocking will always makes our heart skip a beat, so you can only imagine how we felt when we discovered this colorful crepe maxi dress from Ula Johnson.
Three Graces London Julienne Silk Crepe de Chine Maxi Dress
A drawstring silhouette will never go out of style. Neither will a dress with pockets. Did we mention this Three Graces London beauty has both?