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    29 Beautiful Maxi Dresses That You Basically Need Right This Second

    You can even wear these babies into fall!

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    1. A haute halter with a dramatic slit to gather all the attention you deserve.

    amazon.com

    Get it on Amazon for $15.99-$29.99 (available in 10 colors and sizes S-XXL).

    2. A sheer work of art so everyone will want to paint you like one of their French girls.

    urbanoutfitters.com

    Get it on Urban Outfitters for $70 (available in sizes XS-L).

    3. A free-spirited frock for anyone who wants to run through a field and sing that the hills are alive (not in a scary way — just with the sound of music).

    amazon.com

    Get it on Amazon for $19.99-$32.99 (available in 18 colors and sizes XS-XXL).

    4. A versatile silky number you can easily layer come autumn.

    us.topshop.com

    Get it on Topshop for $60 (available in sizes 2-12).

    5. A casual T-shirt dress with POCKETS so you can store your many, many snacks.

    amazon.com

    Promising Review: "I love the way the dress fits. It's loose, but sits on the shoulders in a very flattering way. The fabric is nice and heavy with a quality feel. Love the pockets!" —Mindy N.

    Get it on Amazon for $12.87-$22.99 (available in 11 colors and sizes XS-L).

    6. A sexy sundress to beat out the end-of-summer sun's heat.

    amazon.com

    Get it on Amazon for $13.26-$22.99 (available in four colors and sizes 0-10).

    7. A bohemian design for those who aspire to dress in Ralph Lauren but can only afford their socks (maybe).

    amazon.com

    Get it on Amazon for $18.99+ (available in eight colors and sizes M-4X).

    8. A form-fitting slip for an instant confidence boost.

    missguidedus.com

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

    9. A shimmery gown so every party is your personal red carpet debut.

    us.asos.com

    Get it on Asos for $56 (available in sizes 14-24).

    10. A trendy print that may be neutral but stands out in flying colors.

    torrid.com

    Get it on Torrid for $31.99 (available in sizes 00-6).

    11. A breezy button-down as a no-brainer for your next "candid" Instagram shot.

    amazon.com

    Promising Review: "This dress could not be more perfect if it tried! It fits perfectly, is flowy, and has lots of fabric to make it look expensive. Also, it is the most comfortable dress I own." —Scott

    Get it on Amazon for $19.99-$39.99 (available in 35 colors and sizes XS-XXL).

    12. A daring silhouette to make jaws drop even lower than the plunging neckline.

    forever21.com

    Get it on Forever 21 for $48 (available in two colors and sizes S-L).

    13. Some luxe velvet so you'll never ~rub someone~ the wrong way.

    nastygal.com

    Get it on Nasty Gal for $50 (available in sizes 2-10).

    14. A modern take on romantic florals because true love — shopping — never dies.

    amazon.com

    Promising Review: "I cannot say enough about how awesome this dress is! I wore this to my stepson's wedding and received sooo many compliments. The 'side boob' wasn't an issue at all, and best of all, the material is such good quality." —Saki7777

    Get it on Amazon for $19.99-$32.99 (available in 12 colors and sizes XS-XXL).

    15. A bold satin look because shouldn't you be able to look sophisticated while in the comfort of a robe?

    missguidedus.com

    Get it on Missguided for $86 (available in two colors and sizes 0-12).

    16. A unique statement dress that'll have you ready in a snap.

    us.asos.com

    Get it on Asos for $56 (available in sizes 0-14).

    17. Some flirty polka dots to introduce mod to modern.

    forever21.com

    Get it on Forever21 for $38 (available in sizes 1X-3X).

    18. A slew of striking stripes with handy pockets for when you forget your phone and have nothing to do with your hands.

    amazon.com

    Promising Review: "I absolutely love this dress. The fabric is so soft and feels thicker than expected. The flow is perfect and the pockets make the dress so fabulous." —eiram g

    Get it on Amazon for $19.99 (available in seven colors and sizes S-XL).

    19. A fiery-hot hit of red so you can wake the hell up, even on gray mornings.

    us.boohoo.com

    Get it on Boohoo for $12 (available in three colors and sizes 12-20).

    20. A swirl of pretty tie-dye in case you're still not over missing Woodstock.

    us.topshop.com

    Get it on Topshop for $45 (available in sizes 0-12).

    21. A trip to the tropics for when the thermometer starts to drop and your panic begins to rise.

    missguidedus.com

    Get it on Missguided for $51 (available in sizes S/M-M/L).

    22. A long-sleeve stunner because approaching fall weather is no reason to have to wear pants.

    amazon.com

    Get it on Amazon for $39.99-$56 (available in 11 colors and sizes XS-XL).

    23. A glam head-turner to at least get a taste of how I assume Beyoncé feels.

    tobi.com

    But we will probably never really know.

    Get it on Tobi for $44 (available in three colors and sizes XS-L).

    24. A dotted delight in a cut that makes even the most ill-behaved feel ladylike.

    us.asos.com

    Get it on Asos for $48 (available in sizes 0-14).

    25. A sizzling firecracker with a convertible sash to keep your friends guessing.

    modcloth.com

    Promising Review: "This dress is my favorite dress! It fits great and can be styled multiple ways. Dress it up or dress it down, it doesn't matter." —kjchristi

    Get it on ModCloth for $54.99 (available in two colors and sizes XXS-4X).

    26. A ~strapping~ maxi that feels like a nightgown but looks like a declaration of confidence.

    ae.com

    Get it on American Eagle for $49.95 (available in two colors and sizes XXS-XXL). Also available in tall and petite.

    27. Some dark lace so you can add drama to the night without the regret.

    torrid.com

    Get it on Torrid for $66.67 (available in sizes 00-6).

    28. A sleek scarf print to establish your rightful place as Best Dressed.

    us.asos.com

    Get it on Asos for $79 (available in sizes 0-14).

    29. A vintage-inspired frock in a new, fashion-forward approach.

    nastygal.com

    Get it on Nasty Gal for $70 (available in sizes S-L).

    When you try on these dresses:

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