Do you have summer weddings and parties to attend in the coming months? Are you hunting for just the right dress? It’s always tough to find a pretty, effortless party dress that suits your personality and body shape. I’ve gathered up a few of my favorite party dresses for this season, starting at just $68. Will you choose a short and fluttery chiffon number, a classic 50’s style full-skirted dress, or a two-tiered, 20’s inspired design threaded with metallic strands? Take a look at more options, next!
Pleated Side-Paneled Dress 1 of 10If you are looking for a breezy, ethereal dress, this silk charmeuse dress from Erin Fetherston might be just your thing. Currently on sale for a great deal, the silk charmeuse dress features side panels made of wispy chiffon.
$129.00 at Erin Fetherston.
Classic Sleeveless Dress 2 of 10Channel your favorite old movie heroine in this sleeveless '50's style dress. The understated design features a gathered skirt and fitted sleeveless bodice in a subtle white on white damask.
$495.00 at Nordstrom.
Tie-Neck Flutter Dress 3 of 10Perfect for a cocktail party or a wedding, this sweet, fluttery dress features an adjustable tie at the shoulder and a pleated chiffon body.
$118.00 at Erin Fetherston.
Sweetheart Lace Dress 4 of 10For an understated, romantic style, try this dress by Jill Stuart. The shirred, strapless bodice is paired with lace overlays pleated at the waist for a fetching, summer look!
$298 at Nordstrom.
Silk Petal Dress 5 of 10This modern take on a flapper style, features leather flowers with rhinestones, all subtly scattered on silk georgette.
$525 at J.Crew.
Pale Pink Ankle-Length Dress 6 of 10This long pleated skirt is paired with a t-shirt style top with a keyhole closure. The result is sheer effortlessness.
$68 at Need Supply.
Wildflower Dress 7 of 10This loose-fitting, 100% silk dress is strewn with vintage-inspired wildflowers. Pair with heels for a purely elegant look.
$248.55 at ASOS.
Metallic Thread Dress 8 of 10Designed by Girl by Band of Outsiders, this romantic frock is threaded with metallic strands in a two-tier design made of silk.
$695 at Opening Ceremony.
Midnight Blue Chiffon Dress 9 of 10This star strewn dress might be just right for garden parties and dinners on the dock. Made of 100% silk chiffon, the fabric is strewn with tiny ivory stars. The three-quarter length sleeves feature gorgeous fabric detailing.
£135.00 at Plumo.
Lavender Silk Dress 10 of 10Wear this sweet lavender dress for summer weddings. The easy, sleeveless style, V-neck, and drop waist keep it cool without sacrificing style.
$394 at Shop Bop.
Top photos: Shop Bop, Erin Fetherston, Need Supply, and Opening Ceremony. All other photos from respective sources.
Chelsea Fuss is a blogger and prop stylist based in Portland who blogs daily at Frolic!
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