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38 Completely Adorable Patterned Dresses To Wear This Summer

Because solid colors are boring.

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1. A unicorn-covered dress that's downright magical.

You'll pretty much sparkle in this thing. Get it on Modcloth for $69.99 (available in sizes XS-XL).
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You'll pretty much sparkle in this thing.

Get it on Modcloth for $69.99 (available in sizes XS-XL).

2. An adorable dress for letting out your inner cat lady.

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This piece of clothing is so cute it gave us paws (sorry).

Get it on Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL).

3. A '50s-style swing dress that comes with a little white belt.

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Make waves in your new favorite outfit.

Get it on Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes XS-3X).

4. A fierce looking dress to channel your inner Disney villain.

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Torrid has a ton of cool Disney dresses like this Peter Pan one, or this Minnie Mouse beauty.

Get it on Torrid for $58.90 (available in sizes 00-6).

5. A spooky skeleton cat dress that you don't even have to wear on Halloween.

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Get these undead felines on Modcloth for $89.99.

6. A leafy swing dress you'll look great in while enjoying a piña colada.

Get it on Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-3X).
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Get it on Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-3X).

7. A celestial dress that's perfect for stargazing in.

Get it on Modcloth for $79.99 (in sizes XXS, S, and XL-4X).
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Get it on Modcloth for $79.99 (in sizes XXS, S, and XL-4X).

8. A flowy floral dress you'll want to wear all summer.

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Yes, there are pockets!

Get it on Amazon for $12.97+ (available in sizes S-XL).

9. A navy dress that's really illuminating when you turn off the lights.

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Who can resist becoming their own planetarium?

Get it on ThinkGeek for $49.99 (available in sizes S-3X).

10. A baby blue dress that's a real looker.

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Jeepers creepers, where'd you get that peepers dress?

Get it on Amazon for $17.99 (available in S-L).

11. A prehistoric look that'll be a hit at your next museum visit.

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No bones about it: This is the perfect dress for any casual occasion.

Get it on Modcloth for $44.99+ (available in sizes S-4X).

12. A Sailor Moon dress perfect for fighting crime in the name of the moon.

Get it on Amazon for $38.90 or Hot Topic for $31.12 (available in plus size 3 on Hot Topic).

13. A magnetic frock with a cut-out and tie to spark the attention of everyone when you wear it.

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Attract a crowd with your outfit.

Get it on Modcloth for $79.99 (available in sizes XXS-4X).

14. A rockabilly look with classic cherries to wear to the malt shop.

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Get it on Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes XS-3X).

15. A button shirt dress you're going to feel starry-eyed for.

Get it on Boohoo for $35 (available in sizes 4-8 and plus sizes).
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Get it on Boohoo for $35 (available in sizes 4-8 and plus sizes).

16. A Disney dress that will be a whole new item for your wardrobe.

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You don't have to trade your voice to a sea witch to get this amazing Little Mermaid frock.

Get in on Hot Topic for $31.74 (available in plus sizes 0-5).

17. An off-the shoulder-maxi-dress that's covered in tiny watermelons and polka dots.

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Watermelons have never looked so cute.

Get it on Anthropologie for $158 (available in sizes 00-16).

18. A pin-up dress covered in pin-up models and dresses that could have been designed by Xzibit.

Yo dawg! We heard you like dresses. Get it on Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes S-3X).
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Yo dawg! We heard you like dresses.

Get it on Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes S-3X).

19. A tasty looking cold shoulder dress covered with lots of cold goodies.

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Hopefully you'll get to eat some ice cream this summer instead of just wearing it.

Get it on Amazon for $35 (available in sizes 0-14).

20. A crimson A-line dress that has mermaids and jellyfish swimming all over the seams.

We dare you to find a more charming jellyfish dress. It can't be done. Get it on Etsy for $89.
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We dare you to find a more charming jellyfish dress. It can't be done.

Get it on Etsy for $89.

21. An off the shoulder skater dress with puff sleeves covered in palm trees perfect for casual days.

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*Napoleon Dynamite voice* I likes your sleeves.

Get it on ASOS for $32 (available in sizes 0-14).

22. A perfectly pink collared shirt dress that's covered in little strawberries that might make you hungry all day.

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Strawberry Shortcake will have nothing on you.

Get it on Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S-2X).

23. An elephant-covered frock that looks like a tapestry turned dress.

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College chic!

Get it on Boohoo for $26 (available in sizes 4-12).

24. A retro-style dress covered in flamingoes with an adorable belt that ties into a bow in the back.

Don't worry: You don't need to stand on one leg while wearing this. Get it on Amazon for $19.59+ (available on S-3X).
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Don't worry: You don't need to stand on one leg while wearing this.

Get it on Amazon for $19.59+ (available on S-3X).

25. A perfectly geeky dress that's decked out with starbursts and spaceships from Star Trek.

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Set phasers to stunning.

Get it on ThinkGeek for $39.99 (available in sizes S-5X).

26. A shift dress covered in foxes to wear when there's no real woodland creatures to commune with.

Get it for on Redbubble for $65 (available in sizes XS-2X).
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Get it for on Redbubble for $65 (available in sizes XS-2X).

27. A backless skater dress that's perfect for super hot summer days.

Get it on Boohoo for $30 (available in sizes 4-12 and plus sizes).

28. A handmade navy dress with anatomical hearts perfect for cute, off-the-clock doctors.

Our heart goes out to this stunning number. Get it on Etsy for $86.50.
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Our heart goes out to this stunning number.

Get it on Etsy for $86.50.

29. A very long shirt that can be worn as a dress if you get a big enough size.

Promising review: "I AM OBSESSED WITH THIS SHIRT TURNED DRESS! I got a large and use it as a dress! I've gotten a lot of compliments on it already! I washed it and dried it and it shrunk, so be careful!" - Marita BonvillianGet it on Amazon for $15.39 (available in sizes 0-8).
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Promising review: "I AM OBSESSED WITH THIS SHIRT TURNED DRESS! I got a large and use it as a dress! I've gotten a lot of compliments on it already! I washed it and dried it and it shrunk, so be careful!" - Marita Bonvillian

Get it on Amazon for $15.39 (available in sizes 0-8).

30. An off-the-shoulder skater dress with a perfectly simple geometric design.

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Get it on Boohoo for $30 (available in sizes 12-18).

31. A maxi dress covered in monstera leaves to make you feel like a Tumblr post come to life.

Monstera plants are having a ~moment~ right now, so you might as well borrow their good looking leaves for a nicely patterned dress.Get it on Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-XL).
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Monstera plants are having a ~moment~ right now, so you might as well borrow their good looking leaves for a nicely patterned dress.

Get it on Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S-XL).

32. A strappy tropical number for looking as hot as the weather outside.

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Get it on Missguided for $29 (available in sizes 0-12 and 2 colors).

33. A wonderful belted dress with a whole swan romance unfolding on the skirt.

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Promising review: This is a very nice dress. Fits as expected. The top part of this dress is stretchy a and fitted, while the bottom of the dress flares out. Comfy to wear, and washes nice. I love the way it fits. —Jessica Herrera

Get it on Amazon for $23.99 (available in sizes S-3X).

34. A tropical sleeved frock you'll pack for very vacation.

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Grab your best summer hat and wedges for a complete summer adventurer look.

Get it on Modcloth for $99.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL).

35. A form-fitting swing dress that looks like a mid-century cookbook exploded all over your outfit.

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Promising review: "Beautiful dress made with good quality fabric that has some stretch to it." -Giovanna

Get it on Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes S-XL).

36. A junior's dress with sleeping kittens all over it.

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Shh, don't wake them.

Get it on Target for $39.99 (available in sizes S-XL).

37. A retro swing dress worth tweeting about.

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Don't be surprised if bird watchers start following you around.

Get it on Amazon for $29.99 (available in sizes S-3X).

38. A stretchy skater dress that's an actual work of art.

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Wear Hieronymus Bosch's The Garden of Earthly Delights on your clothes and become a walking museum.

Get it on Amazon for $11.90.

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