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27 Stylish Things To Wear When It's Basically 1,000 Degrees Outside

Make summertime dressing easy and breezy.

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1. A sleeveless chiffon dress to wear when not only your ~palms~ are sweaty.

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+. Sizes: XS-XXL. Available in 16 patterns.

Promising review: "This dress looked exactly like the picture and fit great. Material didn't feel cheap. I'm 5'10" and normally wear a size small so I'm always a little worried about dresses being too short on me. This was the exact length I was expecting." —Erin

2. A '20s-inspired dress with lace trim you'll basically float around in.

Get it from Torrid for $58.90. Sizes: M-6X.

Promising review: "Bought this on vacation. I used to be anti-dress, and this changed my mind. It's so feminine and flowy. I will be purchasing more dresses for sure." —Ellymimi


3. Flowy shorts with a stretchy waistband that prove it's ~breezy~ being green.

4. A 1960s-inspired A-line dress for those days you wish the temperature was also in the '60s.

Bonus: IT HAS POCKETS!!!!!!!!!!!!

Get it from Amazon for $19.99. Sizes: XS-XL. Available in 21 different patterns.

Promising review: "I can dress this up and wear it to work with a little sweater, or I can wear it to the beach! I absolutely love this little dress. It is lined so it's not see-through, but it's very lightweight! I wore it one night to dinner in Mexico. It was hot and humid, so this dress with a pair of heels was perfect!" —Jody

5. A loose-fitting maxi dress with a scoop back for the perfect combo of style and ventilation.

Get it from Amazon for $19.99. Sizes: XS-L. Available in 11 colors.

Promising review: "I love the way the dress fits. It's loose, but sits on the shoulders in a very flattering way. It's perfect to throw on when you don't know what to wear. The fabric is nice and heavy and quality-feeling. Love the pockets!" —Mindy N.


8. A striped blouse that barely touches your torso on days you honestly wish you could just go naked.

Get it from Amazon for $5.80+. Sizes: S-XXL. Available in 18 patterns and colors.

Promising review: "Was a super-cute top. Material was nice and it fit great. I wasn't expecting much because of the low price and I was very impressed."—KK

9. A romper with cutouts in the back and button detailing down the front to kick it up another notch.

10. A shift dress that gives the cold shoulder to any buildings without air-conditioning.

Get it from Amazon for $16.99+. Sizes: XS-XXL. Available in 17 colors.

Promising review: "This dress is SO cute, and you can't beat the price! It is not a cheap, thin material, but it actually feels very expensive. Great quality and very flattering on. It's also not quite as short as it looks in the picture (at least it isn't on me — I am 5'6"), which is great because I am wearing it to a work event." —Alyssa Creed


11. A floral smock dress to wear when it also *feels* like a rainforest outside.

12. A sundress with a crisscross front and adjustable spaghetti straps for the perfect fit.

Get it from Amazon for $15.99+. Sizes: S-XXL. Available in four colors.

Promising review: "I love this little A-line dress. It fits perfectly and flows away from the hips, which I really like. I love the crisscross detail at the neckline, super, super, cute. I am wearing this all spring/summer long with my wedges!" —Brittany

14. A sheer T-shirt dress for just the right goth-chic vibes when the mercury is pushing 100°.


18. A dress with a handkerchief hem designed especially for twirling.

Get it from Amazon for $12.99+. Sizes: 1X-4X. Available in seven patterns.

Promising review "I really loved this dress! It was super comfortable, and I was getting compliments all day long. I normally wear a XL but I went one size up and ordered a 1X. It gave me breathing room, which I liked a lot." —Zy0618


19. A open-back romper on days when even hearing the weather report ~ruffles~ your feathers.

20. An open maxi dress with shorts underneath that amps up the drama but not the temperature.

Get it from Amazon for $22.46. Sizes: S-3X. Available in eight colors and patterns.

Promising review: "This is amazing! I never thought it would work on me because of my height (I'm 5'3"), but with wedges it's perfect! I wore it to a bunch of graduation celebrations and got tons of compliments on its uniqueness. The material is really light and comfortable. It may be prone to wrinkles, but it's not noticeable with the pattern." —Ann

22. A sleeveless swing dress you'll want to buy in all 14 colors and wear every day.

Get it from Amazon for $9.98+. Sizes: S-XXL. Available in 14 colors.

Promising review: "PERFECT! PERFECT! PERFECT! Love this dress. It even has pockets!! I will be buying another. I am 5'8" and this hits me right above the knee. The fabric is soft and comfortable and the fit was perfect." —Amazon Customer


23. A midi dress in a super-comfy and light linen you can unbutton as needed.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79.99. Sizes: XS-XL. Available in three colors.

Promising review: "This is hands-down my most favorite dress I've ever owned. It fits perfectly. It's like a tee shirt that I want in every color! I have it in a bright yellow and am ordering it in white and black as well. Can't get enough. Well done!" —WandereRN

24. An open-back maxi dress you can wear to those outdoor summer weddings that might be sweltering.

Get it from Amazon for $22.99+. Sizes: XS-XXL. Available in 13 patterns.

Promising review: "Don't let the overly posed model fool you, this dress is very classy! I would have paid four times as much for a dress this beautiful. Fabric is light and breezy and so comfortable to wear. I received so many compliments at our seashore town's mayors ball and felt beautiful in the dress! No sideboob but wore one of those push-up side-stick bras from Victoria's Secret." —Karolyn

25. A long camisole top with a flowy fit that's perfect for layering over or tucking into shorts and skirts.

26. A loose off-the-shoulder blouse for anyone who likes a little sleeve without a lot of sweat.

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+. Sizes: S-L. Available in three patterns.

Promising review: "Really cute summery top. I like the fabric; it's thick and comfortable. The print is pretty and the whole top seems high quality." –Lulubella

27. A knotted mini dress that's the perfect step up from the tied-up T-shirt.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $49. Sizes: XS-XS. Available in three colors.

Promising review: "Bought this dress on a trip to Charleston as a casual dress to wear around and I absolutely love it. It is comfy yet form fitting and true to size. You can also dress it up for like a date night or night on the town. Love it and highly recommend the purchase." —GabbiePyrtle