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    34 Spring Dresses That’ll Prove You Don’t Have To Spend A Fortune To Love Your Wardrobe

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    1. A short-sleeve maxi dress that'll make you feel comfortable and confident on even the hottest of summer days. Did I mention it has pockets?!,

    Promising review: "Bought this in the purple gray color. Love it! Fits perfectly with room to spare, so flow. It feels like a t-shirt so comfy. For sure am ordering more colors! It's a little thin but not see through. Wore it for the first time today and received multiple compliments! —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes S–XL and 21 colors).

    2. A boho button up dress with a floral print that will rival the gardens sprouting up around your neighborhood. Tulips are shook!

    Promising review: "This is my first clothing purchase on Amazon, and I was really nervous because clothes are hard to find. This dress is beautiful! The colors are very vibrant and the fabric is nice." —Matea

    Get it from Amazon for $13.55 (available in sizes XS–XXL and 23 colors).

    3. A beachy sundress, because any outfit with pompoms is an automatic WIN in my book.


    Get it from Asos for $29 (available in sizes 0–14).

    4. A maxi dress with a floral print on the bottom and your favorite color on top. *Enter Hannah Montana* "It's the beeesstttt of both worlds!",

    Promising review: "Take it from me, who orders A LOT online. This is by far the best quality dress I have ever received. The bonus is the pockets. LOVE THIS, I want to get every color now." —mom2jules5809

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 21 colors).

    5. A mini dress in lilac with puffed sleeves for a look that'll stand out.


    Get it from Asos for $29 (available in sizes 2–14).

    6. A perfect-for-springtime sleeveless v-neck dress (with pockets!) that'll have sunflowers turning their heads in amazement.

    Promising review: "This is the cutest dress ever and fits so well. I'm an hourglass shape and as a result, sometimes dresses will fit fine through the waist and the hips and then be too small in the bust, or else fit the bust but be way too small in the waist and hips. However, this is PERFECT for me. The buttons are functional and the quality of the dress is great." —Brandon

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S–XL and seven colors).

    7. A tiered, flouncey scuba-knit dress that'll have you ~diving~ head first into the "best dressed" category at any event you attend this spring

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $38 (available in sizes 1X–3X and two colors).

    8. A floral printed crewneck shift dress with elevated bow tie sleeves so you can take this weekend look into the office and vice versa.


    Get it from Target for $29.99 (available in X–4X)

    9. A racerback bodycon dress so you can keep it simple on the weekends but still turn out a look.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $19.60 (available in sizes XXS–XL and six colors)

    10. A long-sleeve skater dress designed with gray stripes so you can have fun with all kinds of colorful jewelry and stand-out shoes.


    Get it from Missguided for $42 (available in sizes 12–18)

    11. A lace half-sleeve tunic dress that'll make you feel like the belle of the ball, even if you're just going to get groceries. You're the queen of aisle 12, ok!

    Promising review: "This dress is perfect. It's so classy and chic. I ordered a size up to account for my hips and butt. It fit fine, but I like adding a belt to make it less flowy. The details of this dress are so nice and I love it" —J.J.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and nine colors).

    12. A spaghetti strap swing dress you can add a shirt under for cooler spring nights or wear alone for those scorching hot middle-of-summer days.


    Get it from Target for $19 (available in sizes 1X–3X)

    13. A mustard midi dress with an off-the-shoulder cut that'll become your summer go-to for hotter days.


    Get it from Missguided for $47 (available in sizes 2–10)

    14. A flowy polkadot dress with a half-sleeve for those long days in the sun when all you want is something breezy and light.


    Promising review: "This dress is gorgeous. I love how flowy it fits, but isn't super long. It hits above the knee, but I am a teacher and feel more than comfortable wearing this to work." —Samantha

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 13 colors).

    15. A black and white printed sleeveless dress, because you're going to wear black (even in spring) until they make a darker color.


    Get it from Macy's for $41.65 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    FYI: Use code "FRIEND" for an extra 30% off, making it $29.16!

    16. A casual t-shirt dress you can wear alone or even as a bathing suit cover up at the beach.


    And it has pockets!

    Promising review: "Okay, so first and foremost, I am absolutely floored by how cozy this dress is. It fits very nicely, hugs the upper body very nicely, and swings away from the body at the waist. I adore the silhouette. Also, it has POCKETS! How many dresses do you own that have POCKETS!?" —Kayla

    Get it from Amazon for $11.77 (available in sizes XS–XXL and 25 colors).

    17. A floral print halter-neck mini dress so you can look in the mirror and go, "Damn! Ok me!"

    Promising review: "I don’t normally write reviews but I have to tell you how wonderful this dress is! The stretch in it is fantastic and isn’t crazy long." —Tina

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98 (available in sizes S–XL and 15 colors).

    18. A button-up maxi dress that'll flow in the wind like your problems, because you don't have any in this outfit!


    Promising review: "I loved the colors. This dress is quite comfy, very easy to pack for international travel (doesn’t take up much space), playful, and fun, but easy to wear with tights for a warmer outfit. This was the perfect combination of fun and adventurous and was a great 'outing' dress to travel with." —Addyson Burke

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and 35 colors).

    19. A printed shirtdress so you can spend very little and feel like a million bucks!


    Get it from Boohoo for $22 (originally $44, available in sizes 12–20).

    20. A boat-neck formal dress, because you've been wanting a stunning cocktail dress for a while now and this one is calling your name.

    Check out BuzzFeed's full write-up on this dress.

    Promising review: "This dress is killer. The fabric is high quality and the lace isn't delicate enough to rip. I can't tell you how amazing I felt in this. It's so beautiful. Underneath the lace, there's a layer of fabric to shield you from any see-through mishaps. There are also rubber straps in the shoulder area so that the dress doesn't slip off, which is so ingenious! I wore it for over 10 hours at a wedding and I had no problems. I just love this dress to death! Buy it!" —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and five colors).

    21. An embroidered bell-sleeve tunic dress, because you can wear this all summer and then throw some tights on underneath and wear it all winter too!

    Promising review: "This dress is beautiful! It's made of a really nice material that's thick and not see-through at all. The embroidery on the chest and sleeves is almost perfect. It hits at a great length — it's not too short and not too long. There are so many different ways you can wear this dress, from dressing it up for a wedding with some heels to wearing it to a BBQ with some flats or sandals. I will definitely be recommending this dress and wearing it a lot!" —Kelsey

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 12 colors).

    22. A spaghetti strap button-down midi dress that'll add pop to your Instagram grid — and you see those two pockets in the front? Those are great for snax.,

    Check out BuzzFeed's full write-up on this dress.

    Promising review: "I'm one of those people that never writes reviews. I found this dress through a BuzzFeed article and couldn't resist the white sunflower one. The material is stretchy and just fits your body so well. I didn't have any problems with it being see-through while I was wearing light gray underwear. The length is cute and it hugs you in the right spots. The buttons are fake, so they stay uniform all the way down. It's stretchy across the back of the bodice, so bigger-chested women would love this. My mom and I have completely different body types and the size large fits us both amazingly! I'm definitely going to try to order as many prints as I can!" —Courtney Clark

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 33 colors).

    23. A floral mini dress for a chill afternoon in the park or a walk through the neighborhood for some fresh air. We stan spring weather!


    Get it from Asos for $35 (available in sizes 2–10).

    24. A short-sleeve maxi dress made with a stretchy fabric so if you're pregnant or just had the best BBQ cookout of your whole life, you'll feel comfy,,

    Promising review: "I love how this dress fits. The fabric is amazingly soft. I could hang out in this dress all day long, even while at home." —Michelle Hensley

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S–XL and seven colors).

    25. A woven button-down dress with a front tie you're ~knot~ gonna want to miss out on!

    Nordstrom Rack

    Promising review: "It's super cute, has sleeves just the right length, has pockets that are actually useful (ie can carry phone) and overall is pretty much the perfect summer day date dress." —LUVSHOES

    Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $34.97 (available in sizes S–L and two colors).

    26. A black cami maxi dress that'll be a staple in your cycle of outfits because of how on trend AND comfy it is!


    Get it from Missguided for $47 (available in sizes 0–12)

    27. A belted sleeveless dress you can dress down or up for any events you have this summer. *cough* 1,000 weddings *cough*,

    Promising review: "I LOVE this dress! I can't believe how great it is for the price. The first day I wore it, I got five compliments on it. I feel confident wearing this dress." —Megan Jackson

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and seven colors).

    28. A bell-sleeve babydoll dress with adorable tie strings for a lightweight option you're probably going to wear until the first sign of fall. Then just throw some leggings on underneath because you're that in love.


    Get it from Avenue for $30 (originally $60, available in sizes 14–28 and two colors).

    29. A sleeveless chiffon cocktail dress, because classics are classic for a reason. This dress is adorable and the price makes it even cuter!


    Promising review: "I can't tell you how much I like this dress! It's a great length, and all-around beautiful. The chiffon material drapes elegantly and the lining inside is soft and comfortable. I can't wait to wear this dress EVERYWHERE! It's a classic look for all occasions!" —Alina

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 13 colors).

    30. A retro dress that'll express your personality without making a dent in your wallet! We stan affordable statement pieces.,

    Check out BuzzFeed's full write-up on this dress.

    Promising review: "This dress exceeded my expectations! It's so pretty. The belt is removable, so it can be worn however you want — tied in the front, back, or even the side. The top fits so nicely and I'm very happy!" —Harmony A.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.69+ (available in sizes XS–3X and 44 colors).

    31. A tie-dye ombre dress , because you're transitioning from winter to spring like this dress is transitioning from color to color.

    Promising review: "I'm always looking for interesting, casual, easy pieces, and I love this one.. The cut has more of a bell shape than I was expecting, but the drape of the material helps quite a bit and it's cute worn loose or cinched. The material itself has nice drape, but a nice touch of structure, too. I'm super picky about material, but this is super soft — not quite modal, but close. I dig it." —Resa

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes XS–3X and 11 colors).

    32. A food-print dress you donut want to take off. Ok that pun was so cheap but guess what? So is this dress!

    Promising review: "The material is super stretchy and will stretch to fit bigger sizes. The pattern is great and the material is thick enough to not be see-through. It has my full seal of approval. I'm convinced these dresses are made out of faith, trust, and pixie dust. So much so that I ordered another one as soon as I tried this on. The only negative thing I can say is that if you run hot like I do, this won't be a summer dress for you (but it would be perfect for spring or fall) because the fabric is kind of a mix between swimsuit and scuba material." —Shayracha

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes XS–5X and in 45 colors).

    33. A tie dye maxi dress that'll put a big smile on your face every time you twirl down the street in it.


    Get it from Aerie for $29.97 (available in sizes XXS–XL).

    34. A beautiful puffy swing dress you'll come to life in and want to show off to all your neighbors, just like this nice person!

    Check out BuzzFeed's full write-up on this dress here.

    Promising review: "This dress had me at pockets! What a great dress, especially for work! It has pockets on both sides, a work-appropriate hemline, and the material is the kind where you can sit for hours, but it'll never show a wrinkle! I'm 5'6" and 150 lbs and the medium fits great. With wedges, it's the perfect outfit for work: comfy and practical yet classy." —AprilAries

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S–3X and in 36 colors).

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