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    28 Amazingly Versatile Dresses You'll Probably Wear All The Time

    ♫ Only bought this dress so I would never have to take it off. ♫

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    1. A sleek V-neck T-shirt dress that'll be the perfect blank canvas for pretty much every jacket, pair of shoes, and accessory you own.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Get this dress in every color! I'm a 32DD, size 4-6, and 135ish pounds and I got the small. It's perfect! Not clingy, snug, or see-through. Ideal for anything. This a one-stop, go-anywhere dress wherever your day takes you, from groceries to drinks out. The fabric is light and airy and for $18???? Seriously, get one in each color and pair with cardigan or jean jacket or even toss leggings under it if it's cool. There are not enough stars for this dress and I'm picky picky picky. This will be my go-to! Very versatile." —Goody

    Get it from Amazon for $18.50 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 12 colors and prints).

    2. A polka dot T-shirt dress with pockets so comfy and cute that you may never want to take it off. You live in this dress now.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! Whoever invented dresses with pockets was a genius. Sizing was spot on. Very flattering and comfy. Casual enough to wear for whatever, but I can dress it up with a cardigan or blazer and necklace to wear to work." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in three colors).,

    3. A leopard slipdress that'd be a sexy date look with heels or an Insta-worthy casual OOTD layered with a jacket or sweater, tights, and boots.

    Walmart

    Get it from Walmart for $29.95 (available in sizes XS-XXL).

    4. A classic striped T-shirt dress just begging to be layered with denim or even other prints like camo or leopard — because stripes are basically a neutral.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is such a versatile dress, plus it's super comfortable! It looks cute by itself or with a denim jacket! I get compliments every time I wear it." —C. Happy

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

    5. A long-sleeved maxi dress that I bet you'll be able to think of about 1,652 ways to style faster than I can say "and it has POCKETS!!!"

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I bought this dress a year ago because I was making a six-day coast-to-coast drive and I wanted to be comfortable. I ended up wearing it most of the drive. This dress is very versatile. I've worn it to work conferences and meetings. I’ve obviously washed it a bunch and the color hasn’t faded. I bought the XXL and I’m 5’2” and 235 lbs. I did have to hem it, but it’s jersey knit so it won’t fray. This is one of the best things I’ve ever bought on Amazon." —CBeam

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 24 colors and prints).

    6. An autumnal corduroy fit-and-flare you can rock on its own or layer over a sweater for an extra pumpkin patch-worthy ensemble.

    ModCloth

    Get it from ModCloth for $79 (available in sizes XS-4X and in two colors).

    7. A sweet scallop-trim dress that's equally appropriate for business or pleasure.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Check out more of the best work dresses you can get on Amazon!

    Promising review: "This little number is so cute! Normally, I would find a pink, scalloped dress such as this *too* cutesy, but the neckline is really great, with the plunge providing great detail without being low! It's a great dress that can be dressed up or down and worn to church or a date." —Kbelle26

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in six colors).

    8. A work-appropriate, black-and-white dress you can pair with all kinds of colorful shoes, jewelry, and makeup to create tons of different high-fashion ~lewks~.

    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $67 (available in sizes 12-28).

    9. A long-sleeved T-shirt dress that seems basic, but is there anything basic about over 4,900 positive reviews? Didn't think so.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress fits GREAT and is so versatile!! I was able to create at least 10 different outfits with this dress. The quality is so perfect! I also ordered it in three other colors: brown, green, and rose pink!" —Sequeena Thompson

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes XS-3X and in 37 colors and prints).

    10. A breezy ruffled dress you can dress up or down so easily, it's actually hard to think of places you couldn't wear it.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    The 3/4 sleeves and fact that it works equally well with or without tights also make it work for every season.

    Promising review: "So. Dang. Cute!!! I love this loose, flowy dress for any occasion. It fits true to size and the color is great! If you’re looking for a form-fitting dress, this is NOT it. It’s flowy and causal while still flattering!" —Robin R.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in nine prints and colors).

    11. A gorgeous wrap maxi that can be worn as a dress or a duster, but it's sure to bring the drama either way.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love, love, love this dress!!! I bought it for work and it's just beautiful! I thought it was going to be too long for me (I'm 5'2"), but with just three-inch heels it was perfect! I could probably wear it with sandals and the bottom of the dress would just graze the ground a little. The colors are very pretty and I love the sleeves. As I said I bought it for the office, but I would definitely take it on vacation or wear it to a nice lunch or dinner. It's very flattering and makes me look taller." —D. L.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.79+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 17 colors and prints).

    12. A faux leather-trimmed sweatshirt dress for when you want the chic versatility of an LBD but the feeling of being curled up in your fave hoodie.

    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $62 (available in sizes 0-12).

    13. An affordable and classic wrap dress that's just as chic and versatile as the designer alternative.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I have the DVF wrap dress, which I love, and it cost me four times what this one cost. I love this just as well and it's actually more flattering. I think this would flatter any figure. It is well-made and looks great. Super price — you can't go wrong ordering this one!" —Coco L

    Get it from Amazon for $42.51 (available in sizes XS-XL and in 16 colors and prints).

    14. An ingenious, super stretchy maxi dress with long straps you can wrap, tie, and drape in over 24 different ways. Finally, the excuse you've been waiting for to order 24 new dresses (you can fit them all on one hanger 😉).

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I've ordered five different kinds of convertible dresses and this is by FAR the best! The fabric is thicker than others I've tried and the construction is impressive, especially for the cost! I love that front ties overlap, which makes it much more modest than many of the others! I'm 5’4” and 115 lbs and the length of the small was absolutely perfect!" —Enewbie

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 37 colors).

    15. A plaid sheath dress that's a total office MVP — it's known for getting along swimmingly with all kinds of coworkers, from heels to flats.

    Old Navy

    Also with jean jackets, blazers, statement necklaces, scarves...the list goes on.

    Get it from Old Navy for $39.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL regular, S-XXL tall, and XS-L petite).

    16. A simple sweaterdress as versatile and ideal for fall layering as your favorite sweater, but just a touch dressier. Your Thanksgiving dinner outfit is served.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress. I got it in white and it's my go-to dress for when I want to feel cute and sexy. It's thick so it will keep you warm." —Harmony Miller

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 10 colors).

    17. A cute sleeveless shirtdress that comes with a removable braided belt to give you even more styling possibilities.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    It's machine washable, so you can wash it quickly and get back to wearing it over and over in all kinds of different ways!

    Promising review: "I NEVER have time to write reviews, but this dress, out of the hundreds of clothing orders I've placed on Amazon, truly deserves the time to review! This dress is AMAZING! It's not only beautiful, but it makes you FEEL absolutely gorgeous in it! It's casual enough for day and dressy enough to just switch out boots for heels for a Saturday night date. It's so comfortable and playful and I got TONS of compliments on it! You'll feel like a million bucks in this dress, and everyone will tell you that you look like a million more!" —DaisyLove

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 14 prints).

    18. A plaid midi you can wear loose, cinched with a belt, or even partially open like a jacket or flannel shirt. In other words, you can ~check~ "signature fall piece" off your shopping list.

    Anthropologie

    Get it from Anthropologie for $150 (available in sizes XXS-L).

    19. A breezy, boho maxi that's one of the rare dresses that'd work for a wedding, a beach vacation, or a weekend brunch.

    Free People

    Promising review: "I bought this for a 'dressy casual' wedding in the hopes that it would be appropriate and it was just that. It's so flattering and flowy, and I love that it isn't see-through whatsoever, so no need for a slip. The best part is that I can wear it again and again because of how simple yet cute it is." —ambrose

    Get it from Free People for $128 (available in sizes XS-XL and in seven colors).

    20. A denim shirtdress as reliable as your favorite jeans.

    Nordstrom

    Get it from Nordstrom for $79 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    21. A soft swing dress with 3/4 sleeves that I bet you'll be able to wear to more than 3/4 of your upcoming plans. It's no wonder it has over 1,000 positive reviews!!!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! I like how this is a little more fitted but still has the flow of a swing dress. The heavier fabric is really nice and it's really good quality (I sew most of my own clothes and I am really picky!). I'm planning to order another one! This is my go-to when I want to throw on something comfortable and I love that it can be dressed up or dressed down!" —TammyN

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 21 colors).

    22. A unique twofer dress that's part sweater, part tulle skirt, and appropriate for pretty much any place you'd wear either of those things. You'll never be over- or under-dressed again.

    ModCloth

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

    23. An elegant fit-and-flare dress with dramatic ruffled shoulders that works (and wows) everywhere from the office to a cocktail hour and is so fabulous, you may want it in every color.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    The ruffles make it interesting enough on its own, but it's also a great backdrop for a statement necklace!

    Promising review: "OMG! This is like the best dress I've ever purchased. The style, the material, the design, and the way it hugs my figure are to die for. I cannot believe how cheap this dress was. I purchased the teal and the dark pink and then ordered the royal blue. This is now my favorite dress. I can't wait until my hubby sees me in it. We might never make it to dinner. Lol 😆." —Brooke S

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 13 colors and prints).

    24. A chic and shockingly budget-friendly lace dress that's got summery vibes, but would also be amazing layered with a black moto jacket, tights, and booties for colder weather.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Really nice. The fit is perfect and it's not too short or see-through. It has a tiny bit of stretch to it." —L. Gall

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in two colors).

    25. A cozy and clever dress that you can wear as a jacket or a cardigan, so you're basically never going to take it off.

    Eloquii

    Promising review: "Very versatile. I've worn it as a dress and open as a cardigan and I got lots of compliments both times." —Lyric M.

    Get it from Eloquii for $119.95 (available in sizes 14/16-26/28 and in two colors).

    26. An Alice and Olivia striped bodycon number because — call your 2009 self — zebra print is back in a big way. And in a sexy but not too-short shape, this dress can be worn to work or a party and as a standalone statement or with equally ~wild~ accessories.

    Nordstrom

    Get it from Nordstrom for $330 (available in sizes 0-14).

    27. A super mini faux-pearl-embellished dress, which could work as anything from clubwear to the way to make a leggings-and-oversized-cardigan outfit instantly unboring.

    Forever 21

    Even if this is way too short to wear on its own most places, I love the idea of it as a layering piece. You could try it with a moto jacket and tights, or tossed under a sweatshirt and paired with tall boots. It's even got self-tie straps to help you get your perfect fit.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $29.99 (available in sizes S-L and in two colors).

    28. A high-low polka dot midi that can be dressed up or down and worn with boots now or in the spring with sneakers.

    Boohoo

    Get it from Boohoo for $20 (available in sizes 12-24 and in three colors).

    You in your new favorite dress, knowing it's perfect for every occasion:

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