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    27 Summer Dresses That'll Make You Wish Summer Would Last Forever

    Summer dresses in every style and color under the sun!

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    1. A denim dress to wear with a white top to look instantly stylish.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69 (available in five colors, sizes 0–14).

    2. A 1950s-style dress as sweet as a juicy watermelon!

    Get it from Unique Vintage for $98 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    3. A spaghetti strap midi dress that'll help you blend in with Mother Nature.

    Promising review: "I love it! Very light and airy, but not see-through. It has an elastic waist/back and falls right below the knees. I have only worn it once but have gotten soooo many compliments. I ordered a medium, for reference I am 5'4", size 6, 34A chest." —Lauren

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in 29 colors, sizes S–2XL)

    4. A gingham dress perfect for a picnic in the park.

    Get it from Torrid for $37.45 (available in sizes 12–28).

    5. An embroidered dress — it may make you feel like a boho goddess.

    Get it from Anthropologie for $168 (available in sizes 00–16).

    6. A blazer dress for a fierce AF business casual look.

    Get it from Boohoo for $25 (available in sizes 2–10).

    7. A ruched shoulder midi dress that'll make people say, "orange you glad you bought that dress!"

    Get it from Pretty Little Thing for $30 (available in two colors, sizes 0, 4–10).

    8. An off-the-shoulder maxi dress that may make you want to shimmy your shoulders!

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in five colors, sizes S–XL).

    9. A faux two-piece midi dress to get the co-ord look without having to search for both pieces.

    Get it from Free People for $128 (available in two colors, sizes XS–L).

    10. A tube top dress for getting some tan line-free sun.

    Get it from PacSun for $39.95 (available in sizes XS–L).

    11. A solid maxi with pockets — it's guaranteed to become your end of summer to-go!

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in 11 colors, sizes S–2XL).

    12. A shibori dress that'll be totally tie-dye for.

    Get it from ModCloth for $69 (available in sizes 2XS–4XL).

    13. An aquarium dress that might be just as cool as scuba diving in the ocean.

    Get it from ModCloth for $64.99 (available in five colors, sizes 2XS–4XL).

    14. A ruffle sleeved dress so adorable it won't ruffle any feathers.

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in two colors, sizes S–XL).

    15. An ombre T-shirt dress you'll want to buy in every color and wear all summer long.

    Promising review: "What a great find! This is just a plain T-shirt dress and fits just like a T-shirt dress should. I was actually very surprised at how much I liked it in person. I love the ombre dye job. I ordered and XL (38 D and size 16 pant) and it fit great. I could have sized down, but I figured with washing, it may shrink and I'd rather be safe than sorry. I've found that the material does stretch a bit while wearing. Highly recommend!" —MC

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in eight colors, sizes XS–3XL).

    16. A swing dress because this is a closet staple you should definitely invest in.

    Get it from Old Navy for $17.97 (available in sizes XL–4XL).

    17. A lace midi dress sure to make anyone around you blush.

    Get it from Nordstrom for $89 (available in six colors, sizes XS–2XL).

    18. A button-up dress so simple, it'll make you look effortlessly stylish!

    Get it from Amazon for $15.94+ (available in 12 colors, sizes XS–2XL).

    19. A button-up mini dress with statement sleeves fit for a queen.

    Get it from Free People for $88 (available in three colors, sizes XS–L).

    20. A camouflage dress so you can hide from people you don't want to talk to.

    Get it from Boohoo for $50 (available in sizes 2–10).

    21. A stunning romper maxi dress to help you looked like you walked right off of a Pinterest board.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in 15 colors, sizes S–XL).

    22. A rainbow one-sleeve dress so bright and colorful it'll have people searching for a pot of gold under your feet.

    Get it from Target for $32.99 (available in sizes XS–2XL).

    23. A cold-shoulder dress — it can keep you cool on those last few hot days before Fall graces us with its presence.

    Get it from Torrid for $51.67 (available in sizes 10–30).

    24. A casual maxi dress with pockets for giving off a stylish boho vibe.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in 26 colors, sizes XS–2XL).

    25. A belted dress — it will be a cinch to throw on in the morning!

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in seven colors, sizes XS–XL).

    26. A dress that can help you wrap up the summer in style!

    Check out how much a BuzzFeeder loves this dress!

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in five colors, sizes XS–XL).

    27. A maxi dress with a slit you'll love to strut your stuff in.

    Promising review: "Love it! Very cute for summer. I thought it would be wrinkly from packaging, but hangs nicely. The pictures make it look like the slit is very open, but it's not, which I prefer. I guess if you stick your leg out awkwardly far then it would be revealing, but if you walk and stand normally then you don't have to worry about too much showing." —Matthew Mayer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in six colors, sizes S–XL).

    Looking fabulous in your summer dresses!


    The reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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