Really, Julie, my fellow writer, roommate, and good friend, should be writing the description for this knockoutBettie Page dress, as featured in InStyle. She's a mixology maven and even - I have to confess - came up with the witty name for this dress. But, you're stuck with me. And though I may not be as much of a cocktail queen, I'm still bananas for this buttercup yellow dress. Unique, pretty prints always make me weak in the knees, and the retro, color-filled glasses poured over this practically pure cotton frock make me tipsy with joy. Plus a glittery red belt to cinch its A-line cut that I so adore? Ideal. ESP tells me that this dress will find its way into both Julie's closet and my own. So, when I walk upstairs in the morning wearing this dress, kitten ...
Whether you regularly venture into the parks and meadows in your area or simply appreciate nature from afar, youll love the tranquil essence of this lightweight, goldenrod-colored dress. Its sleek, button-down design is complemented by a removable belt and cute button details at the pockets and sleeves. Pair it with muted orange and brown accessories and a tank dress underneath for a trendy, modern-day look with a vintage-inspired color palette.
You're known for having the finest footwear collection from here to Miami, but little do your stylish sisters know, you've also upped your dress game! This soft pewter and split pea dress kicked off your wardrobe's graduation. With its removable sash belt, shirred waist, and casual side pockets, it's everything you desire in the form of a single fashionable piece. Slip it on with sheer tights, neutral-tone wedges, a charcoal pea coat, and knit headwrap, for an ensemble that's as unique as your taste is tantalizing!
Youre known far and wide for your chic style, and when you don this poppy-printed dress, you cant help but twirl. Featuring a lightly structured sweetheart neckline, banded waist with contrast stitching - in either yellow or black, depending on the dress - and full, pleated skirt, this vibrant golden yellow and black dress will garner a garden of compliments from all who see you. For a look that will quickly become a perennial favorite, pair with grass green heels, a woven clutch, and vintage-inspired accessories.
Pick yourself the sweetest of looks from the tree of style, and slide the exposed zipper of this zesty citrus dress over your feminine silhouette! Boasting jazzy features that will make your heart hum, such as a lovely bow on its boned, strapless neckline and a peplum ruffle at its pointed waist, this smocked frock promises that an unforgettable night lies ahead of you. All thats left to add are navy pumps, gemstone earrings, and a bracelet that dazzles, and you'll look fine!
You just scored tickets to an opening night reception at the city theater, and, when you wear this maxi dress from Ryu, everyone there will be singing your praises. Known for an expression of sophistication and creativity, Ryu has been catering to the modern woman through delicate silhouettes and detailing since 2008. Crafted by hand in small quantities, Ryu designs, such as this fetching frock, always include carefully selected fabric and attention to detail. The gathered grey bodice complements the flowing, yellow, floral print of the pleated maxi skirt. Explore and display your creativity by finishing your look with a pair of strappy heels and an emerald green clutch. By the end of the evening, fellow attendees will be toasting to your great outfit!
Its so nice to see such a pretty A-line dress made of carefree cotton-blend seersucker. The cheery yellow and white stripes and pocketed design would look perfect on a day trip outside of town, while the dainty lace encircling the shoulders and elegant back cutout would blend in beautifully at afternoon tea. Pair this fully lined piece with white patent flats and a vintage-inspired hat to create a swell look!
Swing and shake at your school dance in this fun and flowy, empire-waisted, sleeveless dress! Above the ruched bodice of your fully lined favorite, your lush, gold necklace tastefully accents the mustard-yellow pigment of your dress. After a night of music and merriment, hang this dress in your closet until next semester. When that time arrives, strut down the halls in a more casual look by dressing down this piece with a camel cardigan, a braided belt, and brown riding boots!
Fulfill your fashion fantasies with this dazzling dress! Dynamic, vibrant blossoms swirl across the dappled, sky-blue fabric of this pleated fit-and-flare. Youll love musing on the possible pairings for this piece - simple gold bracelets, delicate stud earrings, and fuchsia footwear highlight the eye-popping patterns of this fab frock. Don this dress, and watch all of your style dreams come true!
Always make a fabulous impression by wearing a look inspired by your favorite painter. Dappled pink and blue brushstrokes flit gracefully across the yellow backdrop of this lightweight, sleeveless shift, creating a composition that exudes elegant, artsy femininity. Frame the blue trim, belt, and shiny gold zipper of this frock with demure kitten heels, a contrasting orange clutch, and a pair of rhinestone studs. Your well-curated look will become an instant classic!
Looking to fill your closet with clothes as creative as you are? Add this dress from Plenty by Tracy Reese to your stash of stylish supplies! DIY darlings and fresh fashionistas alike will swoon for the geometric prints adorning the colorful panels of this dress. Its exposed seams and subtle, pleated accents were made for your wardrobe, so collage this detailed dress with black, patterned tights, bright pumps, and a vibrant headband to complete your sartorial masterpiece. You and this luxe, 100%-silk-shelled dress will live happily ever crafter!
Singing at venues across the country, youll need a look thats as bold as your vocals - don this dress, and your performance will be unforgettable! Leopard print harmonizes with blooming roses to create a sassy style thats sure to charm the toughest crowds. Youll send audiences swooning when you start crooning in the pin-up style, buttoned bodice, and halter neckline. Accompany this look with peep toes, a cuff bracelet, and a black fascinator, and youll be on your way to fashionable fame!
Your latest graphic design venture had you skipping through blossom-filled gardens - and donning dresses like this adorable one in white for inspiration! With features that make your project bloom, like flowers that fade from violet to crimson, and tiny, pixel-dotted posies among the crossed back and flared skirt of this frock, youre guaranteed to get a good grade! Set your good luck charm necklace among the scoop neck of this cap-sleeved dress, navy tights and light-brown ankle boots beneath it, and present your work proudly, and with the confidence that roots from your cute outfit!
Youll be a spectacle of adorable and ethical fashion when you strut about town in this stylish aqua frock! Handmade in Nepal according to fair trade practices, this eye-catching dress in an organic cotton blend flaunts fluttering cap sleeves, an asymmetrical keyhole neckline, and topstitched feathers of beautiful blues, greens, and pale canary yellow adorning its A-line skirt. Stand out from the crowd and champion your favorite cause by pairing this charming design with strappy vegan sandals, a matching woven belt, polished amber earrings, and a printed canvas tote!
When you awoke this morning, you sensed something special was on the horizon. Your upbeat mood drew you to this brightly striped sleeveless dress, which perfectly reflects your hopeful and happy feelings. Brandishing a bunch of fruit-hued stripes in lemon, persimmon, guava, raspberry, tangerine, and blueberry, this sheer ivory dress is a veritable rainbow of opportunity. With a vintage-inspired design, including structured bodice seams and a box-pleated skirt, this darling dress always makes you feel oh-so divine, especially when worn alongside red velvet wedges, an amber handbag, a cropped jean jacket, and bow-topped headband. Begin your day in a positively radiant way in this colorful frock!
Trying to balance an afternoon tea with your aunt before going to your friends birthday party? This dress can do both! A lemon-yellow top above a pleated magenta skirt mixes funky and elegant. The bow at the bust, V-neckline, and lining in the skirt go well with a gem statement ring, tan wedges, and a plaid satchel. So when youre with your aunt and with your friend, you will never have to excuse your appearance.
The light breeze and stretching landscape have warmed your soul so sweetly that today you don this deep sunshine dress to give back to the great outdoors! As you present the navy trim that pipes this frocks tri-petal keyholes and thin waist tie to your surroundings, the flowers seem to sigh as they welcome the energy your linen-blend wear grants to them. With dipped-toe flats set beneath this back-zipped wears flared skirt, plus vintage-inspired sunglasses between your blossoming earrings, your outfit contributes such spirit that you complete the lush scenery!
If donning dark hues has left you feeling too mysterious to enjoy a romantic nights magic, turn your sights right to this bright yellow dress! Its infectiously optimistic tone, fantastic spread of pleats, and elegantly embroidered bib are plots on your road map to a ravishing date. Pair this lined frock with indigo heels, a ribbon sash to top its fitted waist, and glistening sapphire earrings for a journey of an evening thats as lively as ever!
Theres so much fun to be had in the summertime, making it crucial to have the right dress for every casual occasion. Whether youre spending your days at beaches, parks, or zoos, this strapless jersey dress will keep your look cool and simple, while also allowing you to enjoy the sunshine above. This gloriously soft, golden-yellow frock will pair well with rainbow-colored sandals and a bright blue, beaded necklace!
You get outright gleeful when the overture to your all-time favorite musical comes on the radio - its the same feeling you get when you catch a glimpse of this Yumi shift dress in the mirror! Yumi draws inspiration from both London street style and their uber-international customer base to provide you with creative pieces to rock across the globe. This mustard-yellow, navy-trimmed knit dress, which is adorned by a tux-inspired bib, buttons, and bow-tie, is the perfect accompaniment to a moment spent twirling through your home, waving your arms like a bold conductor. Paired with patterned tights and bow-accented flats, this dress is worthy of a wardrobe encore!