22 Fun, Flattering Summer Dresses

Show off your flowy, warm-weather style with these fun, festive frocks.

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Celebrate warmer temps with these inexpensive dresses that look and feel amazing . Whether you prefer off-the-shoulder frocks, shirt dresses, or maxis, we have all your favorite summer looks covered. And if you're feeling like going for a bolder (and lighter) look this summer, try one of these short haircuts.

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Off-The-Shoulder Cotton Fringe-Trim Dress

$60

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Because this dress is 100% cotton, it's light enough for the summer months.

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Fit and Flare Cami Midi Dress

$35

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Pair this flowy midi dress with sandals or sneakers for an effortless summer look.

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Courtesy of Macy's
Ruffled Mixed-Print Tie Dress

$99

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This floral, striped pattern just screams summer!

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Courtesy of Amazon
Flutter Sleeve Button Front Maxi Dress

$90

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Shop summer pieces like this maxi dress from Amazon's new apparel line Ella Moon.

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Courtesy of Macy's
Plus Size Cold-Shoulder Maxi Dress

$150

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If pretty pastel florals are your thing, this cold-shoulder dress is perfect for any special occasion this summer.

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Sleeveless High-Neck Midi Dress

$35

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You can dress this up or down, thanks to its high-neck sihouette and soft, cotton-blend fabric.

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Courtesy of Macy's
Plus Size Printed Chiffon Split Maxi Dress

$89

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In need of a comfortable outfit to wear to a summer wedding? Not only does this dress have a flattering sweetheart neckline, but its chiffon fabric is light enough to wear during even the hottest weather.

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Short Sleeve Wrap Dress

$60

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Part of another new apparel line from Amazon, this Paris Sunday dress comes in both pink and an adorable green floral pattern.

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Courtesy of T.J. MAXX
Floral Midi Dress

$60

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Upgrade your summer wardrobe with this bright and cheery dress.

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Sleeveless Tie-Neck Shift Dress

$30

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What's the ultimate summer dress every woman should have in her closet? A shift dress like this festive floral print.

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Floral Ruffle Strap Maxi Dress

$55

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Whether you have a baby shower, bridal shower, or any other special occasion to attend this summer, this maxi dress is a great option for a semi-formal event.

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Courtesy of T.J. MAXX
Sleeveless Crew Neck Knit Dress

$60

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This dress has such a flattering fit thanks to the knot at the waist.

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Courtesy of ModCloth
A-Line Dress

$24

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Walk out the door feeling bright and happy in this colorful dress.

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Short Sleeve Wrap Midi Dress With Ruffle Detail

from $50

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Heading somewhere tropical this summer? Don't forget to pack this essential summer dress.

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Sleeveless Shirt Dress

$37

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This denim shirt dress is going to be your new summer go-to.

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Courtesy of T.J. MAXX
Cold-Shoulder Slip Dress

$80

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This bright and colorful cold-shoulder dress is the perfect summer date-night dress.

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Courtesy of Macy's
Lace Fit and Flare Dress

$84

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No matter the dress code, this lovely lace frock fits the bill for any outdoor party.

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Sleeveless Fit and Flare Dress

$55

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This royal blue dress flatters every body type.

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Courtesy of Nordstrom
Racerback Shift Dress

$49

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Pair this shift dress with jackets, blazers, printed scarves, and more — it goes with just about everything!

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Strapless White Floral Dress

$27

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Pair this breezy number with heeled sandals for a complete summer ensemble.

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Fit and Flare Floral Dress

$21

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A black belt and the floral pattern combine to make a bold and sophisticated outfit.

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Drapey Belted Dress

$14

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Get ready to rack up the compliments with this pretty printed frock.

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