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    21 Dresses To Get You Through The Final Days Of Winter

    If you're just trying to make it through the rest of winter, these dresses may help.

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    1. A long-sleeve pleated dress with pockets, because nothing sparks more joy than a dress with pockets. Let's get a hip, hip hooray for built-in hand warmers!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I got so many compliments from complete strangers on this dress. It fits wonderfully and is super soft. Since it's winter, I thought it might be too cold to wear this outside, but it kept me surprisingly warm even without a jacket. Plus, a MASSIVE bonus — pockets!" —Nicole Roko

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 12 colors).

    2. A floral dress that'll go great with nude tights and heels to bring of touch of spring to your closet.

    ModCloth

    Get it from ModCloth for $89 (available in sizes XXS–4X).

    3. A pleated flare dress in the perfect shade of lipstick red for a touch of elegance that'll have you looking like a total sweetheart on snowy days.

    amazon.com

    Reviewers mention that this dress runs small, so size up when purchasing!

    Promising review: "This red dress is thick, yet has a beautiful drape to it. The sleeves are lantern-shaped and have a cute ruffled detail on the edge. The pin tucks in the front and back are placed in the perfect spot to accentuate the waist. The dress fits like a glove." —Ruth Maldonado

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and nine colors).

    4. A stretchy scalloped-hem dress with an A-line silhouette, because everyone needs a little black dress to quickly become your favorite ~going out~ outfit.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is really cute and it fits great! I am 5’9, 125 pounds, and the XS in burgundy fit perfectly. The sleeves were the perfect length. The dress is nice and heavy, so it will be perfect for winter." —Mz23

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and six colors).

    5. A turtleneck mini dress for an outfit that will have you looking polished in a *cinch*, thanks to its removable tie waist.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "This is a great sweater dress. The material is thick enough to keep you warm with some tights on underneath, but light enough to wear into spring. The belt is great to cinch your waist." —Elliemoss93

    Get it Nordstrom for $45 (available in sizes 2–14 and four colors).

    6. A floral print dress you can wear with tights and ankle boots to channel major spring vibes, even when it's freezing outside.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is one of my favorite dresses. I got so many compliments. The material is not what I expected, but I was pleasantly surprised to find that it stretches. It's super comfortable and super cute. Love, love, love this dress!" —Latisha

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (available in sizes S–XL and two sleeve lengths).

    7. A bodycon sweater dress that'll be your go-to when you're running errands for the rest of the season.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "I bought this in the green color and it's gorgeous! It can be dressed up or down, and will be great through fall and spring. It's a great length, doesn't ride up, is warm, comfortable, and is appropriate for so many events." —sndpiper7

    Get it from Nordstrom for $48.98 (orignally $98, available in sizes 0–12 and three colors).

    8. A long-sleeve wrap dress for having a pretty party dress with an even prettier price.

    Walmart

    Get it from Walmart for $34.19 (originally $27.99; available in sizes S–XL and three colors).

    9. A t-shirt dress made from a super comfortable material that looks WAY more stylish than your favorite pair of sweatpants. But guess what? It's equally as cozy.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is so cute! It's so easy to dress it up, but my favorite way to wear it is with a scarf and my ankle booties. I can also see putting tights or leggings under this in the winter and wearing it that way as well. It didn't end up looking completely shapeless. I was really pleasantly surprised with this dress. It's so easy to throw on and walk out the door." —Ashley L.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    10. A V-neck dress that seamlessly combines winter and spring styles. Add some black tights, your favorite combat boots, and you'll look like you stepped off a stylish, punk rock–inspired Instagram profile.

    Torrid

    Promising review: "I bought this dress as a last minute wedding outfit and absolutely LOVE it! It fits perfectly and is very comfortable." —KNORMAN88

    Get it from Torrid for $38.94 (orginally $64.90; available in sizes M-6X).

    11. A tunic dress with gorgeous and intricate crochet sleeves — if you're trying to find more unique pieces for your wardrobe, this purchase is step one.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! I bought it in both red and black because I love it so much! It's easy to dress up or throw on and go. I wore it to an engagement party, a funeral, and a rehearsal dinner. It's cute with flats, or booties, or heels. The sleeves are the perfect touch!" —Sara

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and nine colors).

    12. A printed maxi dress that'll have all eyes on you the second you walk into the party. Yeah, it's that show-stopping.

    Ashley Stewart

    Get it from Ashley Stewart for $41.65 (originally $59.50, available in sizes 10–36).

    13. A flowy button-up dress so you can get excited for the warmer days ahead whenever you wear this.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! I wear black almost exclusively so this is a fun pop of color in my wardrobe. It's very pretty with the cinched waist. I wore it with leggings in the summer (I'm 6' tall so it was a little too short for my comfort, but most dresses are at that height) and in the winter I've tossed a cardigan over it and it looks great. It's my go-to garment for when I need something a little fancier than my typical black tunic, black leggings, black boots aesthetic." —Christina

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 21 designs).

    14. A striped ribbed dress, because this'll help you reintroduce lighter colors to your closet in anticipation of spring.

    HM

    Get it from H&M for $24.99 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    15. A ruffled swing dress perfect for your next Sunday Funday brunch. Bottomless mimosas + a fantastic outfit = my ideal weekend.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is so cute! This dress is comfortable with pockets (a nice plus!). I wore it for Christmas with leggings and boots, and added a black belt. I can see how this dress can be worn during all seasons; it’s versatile. Finding this dress was such a happy relief, because it’s stylish but different than all the dresses I’ve seen in the stores. I’m 5’9 and usually wear a medium dress, but I ordered the large and it's a great fit." —mk

    Get from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and three colors).

    16. A striped dress to rock with sneakers and a beanie for a super cute, but casual weekend look.

    Forever 21

    Promising review: "This fits just right, is super soft, and is made of a nice sweater material!" —Maria G.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $19.90 (available in sizes S-L).

    17. A tie-waist sweater dress for a super cozy date night look.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is my new favorite item in my entire wardrobe! I just ordered it in another color. The material is super comfortable and not too thin. I feel like I’m wearing a light sweatshirt, but look like I’m rocking a super cute dress! It goes great with tights and booties or leggings and boots." —PW

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    18. A velvet midi dress that'll turn you into a literal ray of sunshine on a cold, gray day.

    Target

    Promising review: "I got this dress to wear to a November wedding. I styled it with a 70's glam look in mind — it looked and felt amazing. I received a ton of compliments. It's very comfortable and fits well. If you have a smaller bust, you may want to consider sizing down, because there was ample room in the chest even with a large bust." —korki

    Get it from Target for $36.99 (available in sizes 0X–4X and two colors).

    19. A flared midi dress to go from work to happy hour without changing much except for the drink in your hand. Goodbye, coffee! Hello, margaritas!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It fits so well and is really comfortable on my short and curvy frame. I am 5'3 so it hits right above the ankle. I will be ordering another in a different color. The material is nice, too. It is not flimsy or sheer like I feared. It is of medium weight and will be warm in fall or winter with a scarf and boots, but still light enough in spring and summer with sandals." —Craig L.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.89+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 21 colors).

    20. A ribbed midi dress to add a pop of color to your closet amongst all your black, burgundy, and blue pieces.

    Topshop

    Get it from Topshop for $50 (available in sizes 2–14).

    21. A check-printed knit dress for you to wear to your next big meeting *or* to your next coffee date with a special someone.

    Walmart

    Get it from Walmart for $10 (available in sizes 14W-24W and two colors).

    BONUS: This igloo dress from The Lizzie McGuire Movie for when you finally decide to go all out and embrace winter.

    Disney

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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