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    39 Fall Dresses So Pretty I Just Had To Tell You About Them

    I can't fully explain why but these dresses were meant to frolic through fallen leaves. Meant.

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    1. A puffy sleeve minidress to give your other LBDs a run for their money.

    A model wearing the black square neck off-the-shoulder dress with a floppy hat

    2. A flowy-but-fitted ruffled wrap dress because a formfitting dress doesn't have to skimp out on frills. This one has the perfect amount of ruffles.

    reviewer wearing the long-sleeve dress in dark green

    3. A tie-waist batwing sweater dress you could probs pull off as elevated loungewear because it's soooo cozy.

    4. An upcycled overall minidress that would be right next to the word "trendy" in the dictionary.

    A model in the light and dark wash denim mini dress with exposed zipper layered over a white turtleneck

    5. A totally cozy long-sleeve flannel shirtdress you'll probs find every excuse to wear this fall.

    6. A super-chic pleated sweater dress with a fun ombre pleated skirt that's sophisticated AND fun.

    The dress laid against a chair

    7. A pocketed and belted sheath dress that can be worn on or off the shoulders for a unique neckline.

    A customer review photo of them wearing the dress in blue

    8. A cozy shirt dress if you can't resist anything that's made from teddy-like fabric for fall.

    model wearing the brown dress and holding a white handbag
    model showing back of dress
    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $48.90 (available in sizes 12–24). 

    9. A hot cold-shoulder dress because even though your heart says it's fall, the weather may say, "We're still giving summer temps."

    a plus size model wearing the cold-shoulder dress in brown
    Amazon

    Promising reviews: “Fits and looks just like the photo. I went with my normal size.” —Melanie Reed

    "This dress is awesome." —Adwoa sarpong attakorah 

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in sizes L Plus–4XL Plus and in 12 colors).

    10. A cowl neck slip dress that's truly timeless. Style it underneath an oversized blazer for a business casual look.

    Promising review: "I am obsessed with this dress and have it in four colors. It's always a winner. Washing Tip: Always put these in a delicates bag. I neglected to one time and the zipper on something else really messed up the silky fabric." —Stephanie Verheyen

    Get it from Amazon for $23.98+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 12 colors).

    11. A T-shirt dress with a casually cool silhouette that'll be your new go-to fashion find. You: "Oh, I just threw this on, but it looks like I spent hours." 

    Psst — this is available on Prime Try Before You Buy so you can give it a whirl before committing if you're a Prime member.

    Promising review: "The go-to dress. With a nice-weight fabric and a front tie, this very comfortable T-shirt dress is kicked up a notch into a decent-looking outfit. I love how I can just throw it on, add earrings and a pair of flats or heels, and I get compliments for being nicely dressed. I love the pockets! Whenever I take a trip, this easily packable dress comes with me. I bought gray and blue, and then this year I bought green. All are true to color." —PAM

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99 (available in sizes S–XL and 24 colors).

    12. A velvet mini dress because nothing says fall quite like velvet. If you're looking to expand your closet with some fall hues, def snag one in a jewel tone! 

    reviewer wearing the purple velvet dress in an XXL
    another reviewer wearing the teal blue velvet dress in an XL

    Promising review: “This dress is fire!! I tried it on and immediately felt like a goddess! This dress is beautiful and hits my curves beautifully. I cannot wait to wear it out and bring all the boys to the yard. Don’t think about it, just click and ship.” —Chaunie

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS–5XL Plus and in 21 colors).

    13. A sleek plaid bodycon dress that one reviewer notes gives off major Mad Men vibes — and we couldn't agree more. This dress looks like you're ready for anything fall can possibly throw at you.

    A reviewer wearing the elbow-length-sleeve dress in navy and white windowpane print
    reviewer wearing the dress in navy, red, and yellow plaid

    Promising review: "This is one of my absolute favorite work dresses of all time! I feel like Joan from Mad Men every time I wear it. I get compliments every time. This dress looks even better with a skinny belt, and the mock turtleneck collar is an elegant detail that pulls it all together. The fabric is stretchy enough to hug your curves, but not cheap looking. It's thin enough to be comfortable, lightweight, and breathable, while still being opaque and good quality. Oh, and it doesn't wrinkle!! I'm usually a size US 14/16, and the 2XL fits me like a glove." —Rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes XS–5XL Plus and 13 colors).

    14. An open-back dress with tons of flair your friends will be begging you for the link.

    15. A knit dress that's flowy and cute and looks lovely paired with boots. This high-waisted sweater dress will be perfect for fall and can transition from work to after-work activities effortlessly.

    reviewer wearing knit dress in white
    model wearing knit dress with boots in the color caramel
    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I am 5’3” and the dress falls a little below mid thigh, which I like because it is work/office appropriate. It's super comfortable, the material isn’t too thin or too thick, and it has a nice stretch to it. It also has decent sized pockets." —Melanie Rose Venditto

    Get it from Amazon for $17.50+ (available in sizes S–XL and nine colors).

    16. An easy breezy tiered swing dress so effortless you won't have to think twice about what you're going to wear to work on any given morning. Just toss this dress on with a pair of loafers and you're ready to go.

    reviewer wearing the orange version
    Reviewer in black and white checkered version

    Psst — this is available on Prime Try Before You Buy so you can give it a whirl before committing if you're a Prime member.

    Reviewers love this dress, but recommend sizing down if you're in between sizes!

    Promising reviews: "Dress fits as expected. Great quality, vibrant colors. Long enough to wear to work. Does not need ironing before wearing." —Amazon Customer

    "This dress is absolute perfection! I purchased for a Texas game day brunch — good burnt orange is hard to come by. The fit was impeccable — flowy without looking ill-fitting, and hit me just above the knee (I'm 5'3"). I wore with cowboy boots and loved that I could chase my toddler around while still looking cute in this dress. The fabric is just thick enough to lay smooth and not cling, while not being heavy. Not see through at all. The balloon sleeves are EVERYTHING. Going to buy in more colors right now!" —FitGirlInFlight

    Get it from Amazon for $20.28+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 44 colors/styles).

    17. A ruffled sleeve pleated-skirt dress just begging to be twirled in. Grab your fave handbag and a pair of booties and you're set.

    reviewer wearing dress in green
    reviewer wearing dress in yellow

    Promising review: "LOVE THIS DRESS! I bought it for a wedding and got so many compliments. It fit great. I probably could have gone down a size because the top was a little loose. But it’s very flowy. The material is thin but thick enough that it’s not see-through." —Megan

    Get it from Amazon for $44.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and in 11 colors/styles).

    18. A flowy ruffled-hem dress your washing machine will be tired of seeing because of how often you'll end up wearing (and washing) it.

    Psst — this is available on Prime Try Before You Buy so you can give it a whirl before committing if you're a Prime member.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this dress — it fits perfectly and it's so adorable. The first day I wore it I got so many compliments and it was so comfortable. It was nice to wear as a dress or even a long shirt with leggings. The color is really cute too. I definitely recommend it and will probably buy more in different colors!" —Jasmine Ball

    Get it from Amazon for $21.69+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 18 colors/styles).

    19. A gorgeous bronze gown with puff sleeves and a twirl-worthy skirt you'll be so happy to own the next time you're feeling ~glamorous~.

    model wearing pixie dress outside
    model showing up close image of pixie dress
    JessaKae

    JessaKae is a family-owned small business that specializes in whimsical dresses for adults and little ones.

    Promising review: "These sleeves are everything. The shimmer is amazing. I love the tie around the waist." —Tricia m.

    Get it from JessaKae for $200 (available in sizes XXS–6X and four colors). AND, if you wanna match with your little, there is a children's version of this dress

    20. A soft tie-dye maxi dress to style under your shackets all season long.

    21. A comfy turtleneck midi dress you can make look ~extra~ fall chic with a cute plaid button-down tied around the waist.

    22. A ruffly mini denim dress that'll look put together, even if the only thing on your agenda today is running errands.

    23. An oversized sweatshirt tunic because fashion can be cute AND comfortable.

    24. A gorgeous polka-dot halter dress with an asymmetrical ruffled hem and tie waist that's just darling.

    A series of photos of a model wearing the polka-dot halter dress in brown

    25. A knit turtleneck sweater dress you'll have no choice but to wear while toting around a pumpkin spice latte in hand.

    26. A tiered-skirt minidress that's fitted yet still roomy so you can be comfortable, especially if you want to feel put together while you WFH.

    27. A roomy plaid shirtdress because the arrival of fall also means the arrival of all things plaid and wearable for pumpkin picking.