Have you been searching for the most fashionable summer dresses to buy in 2021?
Well, this round-up list of the best summer dresses to buy may have come late but since there is still enough time to shop for this season, it´s better late than never, right?
The things that I considered in choosing these dresses are the following – their overall style, positive customer reviews, and availability in all the sizes. What´s the point of featuring a lovely dress if it´s almost flying off the rack?
That said, let´s go ahead and deep dive on these must-have dresses that will surely make your summer all the more fun.
Casual Summer Dresses 2021
A few casual summer dresses that can easily be worn with flats, flip flops or booties, yet can also be dressed up for glam nights and romantic dates.
1. Bell Sleeve Loose Swing Tunic Mini Dress
What to love: Loose and comfortable shape, a beautiful print, thirty-five other colors and prints to choose from, feminine ruffles and deep V-neck that elongates the neck.
How to Wear: With nude sandals or slip-ons and a straw back.
2. Multi-Print Trumpet Sleeve Dress
What to love: A striking bohemian printed mini dress with fabulous and dramatic trumper sleeves.
How to Wear: For an effortless summer, wear it with nude flat sandals. To create a more preppy look, go for nude peep-toe ankle boots. Feel free to add a brim hat.
3. Casual Mini Boho Ruffle Swing Dress
Similar Dress: ZESICA
What to Love: Very feminine drop-waisted mini dress in nude dot print, and the short bell sleeves. It´s also available in six more colors and prints.
How to Wear: Choose a pair of sandals – with heels or flats – that matches the color of your dress.
4. Ruffled Off Shoulder A-Line Vintage Mini Dress
What to Love: This dress is hard to miss. With its dramatic lantern sleeves, square neck, cut-out and bow on the back, and its stunning A-line silhoutte, not to mention the vintage effect it creates, this dress is made ti impress.
I chose this white dress, but if you´re into flirty and powerful colors, make sure to check out the other colors, especially the red!
How to wear: Add gold jewelry, nude sandals, a wide brim hat, and a straw bag.
5. Layered Ruffle Sleeve Dress
What to Love: Everything about this dress is to adore! The ruffles, the layers, the marvelous dot print, and the classy mini silhouette.
How to wear: With white high heels or boots, white earrings, and black sunglasses.
6. Bell Sleeve Ruffle Mini Dress
Similar Dress: Dokotoo
What to Love: Beautiful huge bright blooms in black background, dropped floppy shoulders, ruffles and shirring.
How to Wear: With black or red strapped high heels for a glam look, or with a pair of silver knee-high boots with heels for a totally fabulous look.
7. Off Shoulder Trumpet Sleeve Swing Dress
What to Love: The off-the-shoulder style giving to those beautiful, long trumpet sleeves, the feminine print, and the option to choose other colors and prints, including similar swing dresses with off short sleeves.
How to wear: For a date night, with sexy nude high heels and stone jewels.
Summer Cocktail Dresses 2021
Your collection of cocktail dresses for summer should be versatile. It should include short cocktail dresses to body con and flowy midi dresses.
8. Tie Neck Ruffle Hem Cocktail Party Dress
What to Love: A simple black mini dress with trendy bow necktie and fabulous side ruffles.
How to Wear: It´s super easy to style, simple add a pair of gold high heels.
9. Dotted Ruffle Cocktail Party Dress
What to Love: Gold polka dot print on dark blue dress, high neck and sleeveless, ruffle detailing on neck and sleeveless line, and sheer ruffle hem.
How to Wear: Pair with gold jewelry and strappy heels.
10. Beaded Cocktail Dress
What to Love: A nude spaghetti strap dress with bead detailing.
How to Wear: With nude strap heels.
11. Casual Cocktail Pencil Dress
12. One Shoulder Scuba Cocktail Dress with Ruffle Sleeve
13. Sequin Cocktail Dress
14. Polka Dot Summer Cocktail Dress
Summer Dresses 2021 for Wedding Guest
15. Elegant Belted Pleated Flounce Sleeve Long Dress
16. One Shoulder Chiffon Bridesmaid Dress
17. Cocktail Dress with Boatneck
18. Plunging Neck Spaghetti Strap Dress
19. Chiffon Long Formal Dress
20. Wedding Guest Floral Lace Dress
21. A-Line Pleated Chiffon Maxi Dress
22. Lace Midi Party Dress
Summer Maxi Dresses 2021
Unless your maxi dress essentials are complete, you aren´t summer-ready. Are you wondering what style of maxi dresses are currently on trend?
While there are so many types of maxi dresses for summer, the most enjoyable to wear remains the colorful, printed and patterned maxi dresses. Clad in a dress that embodies festive elements, you´re very likely to spend more time outside, from morning to sunset.
The most coveted maxi dresses combine this season´s of-the-moment patterns – florals, stripes, animal print, solids, abstract and gorgeous florals – with easy silhouettes. Here are some styles of maxi dresses that you should consider to have this summer.
23. Off Shoulder Bell Sleeve High Slit Maxi Dress
24. Spaghetti Strap Vertical Striped Summer Maxi Dress
25. High Waist Boho Maxi Dress
26. Vintage Sleeveless Maxi Dress
27. Plain Flowy Pockets Loose Beach Maxi Dress
One style of maxi dress that shouldn´t be missing in your summer wardrobe is a functional casual flowy maxi. This is your go-to dress when it comes to weekend grill parties, lazy afternoon-bonding with your love at the park, or a fabulous stroll at the beach. This dress usually has a simple shape and plains color, but the overall look is gorgeous nontheless.
28. Sexy V Neck Sleeveless Boho Maxi Dress
What to Love: This maxi dress has attention-grabbing print. The first thing that would attract you to this dress is its vivid pattern, then you´d look at its silhouette only to fall in love even more with its smocked waist, metal decoration at straps, and racerback.
29. Ruffle Maxi Dress Floral Wrap Dress with Belt
30. Baggy Kaftan Sleeveless Maxi Dress
31. Spaghetti Strap Maxi Dress
32. Casual Backless Maxi Dress
33. Ruffle Maxi Dress
Romantic maxi dresses are your pick-me-up long frocks when it´s time to dress up. They have dramatic silhouette that drapes, holds and flatters. You can wear these maxi dresses to date with your love or to party with the girls. Expect these top romantic maxi dresses to have florals, embellishment, color block, pleats, or attention-grabbing hemlines.
34. Striped Backless Maxi Dress
35. Sundress Maxi Dress
36. Look Tall Maxi Dress
Look tall in this Tall It a Day Print Maxi Dress! It has all your favorite hues like navy blue, peach, yellow, orange, aqua, and white. It has adjustable spaghetti straps and a maxi skirt that drapes down to your ankle. The colors and mixed-blend pattern are utterly stunning. Wear this maxi dress with wooden platform sandals to gorgeously boost your height, then complete with a colorblock clutch and white sunglasses.
37. Gypsy Junkies Maxi Dress
When it comes to creating festive looks, a gypsy maxi dress is an essential. All the colors of a rainbow are present in this print. A sexy triangle cutout that sits just above the elastic empire waist of the dress is styled with captivating chevron embroidery. Keep up with the gypsy junkie theme by adding flat shoes, a colored woven purse, and bright sunglasses.
38. Batik Print Maxi Dress
Serena van der Woodsen would surely give this dress a nod. Stylish and fabulous in its Batik print, this Billabong maxi dress needs a pair of sexy, cuffed thong sandals, a taupe and black colorblock clutch, and a black/silver bracelet, to be party-ready. Don´t dare to miss the next fest, you now have an outfit that´s fabulous and comfortable.
39. Zigzag Striped Maxi Dress
Similar Dress: Mommy Jennie Maxi Dress
This bright zigzag print maxi dress is so pretty it´s almost annoying! Oh well, it annoys anyone who can´t possibly have it. If you´re looking for a dress which allows your dreams and passion for fashion to rendezvous, you´ve found it. Bold stripes of red, fuchsia pink, brown, navy blue, and ivory zigzag work their way down a slinky halter bodice, banded waist, and a maxi-length skirt. Wear it with black shoes, high heels or flats, and add a nude clutch.
40. Color Block Maxi Dress
Color blocking is made even more striking in this cute strapless maxi dress. An alternate shades of cream, blue, grey, and neon coral make this dress a summer must-have for every gal´s wardrobe. Complete the look with silver pumps of high heel sandals for a very polished finish.
Summer is soon here! Have you secured the most beautiful maxi dresses yet?