20 best sundresses for summer, starting at $25
Whether you're going casual or dressing up, these picks are perfect for any occasion.
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June 7, 2019, 5:37 AM CST / Updated May 6, 2021, 2:16 AM CST / Source: TODAY
By Kayla Boyd
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One of the best parts of summer fashion is the ease of throwing on your favorite sundress for an effortlessly chic outfit. It doesn't take much besides a pair of shoes and a few of your favorite accessories to dress them up or down for any occasion. If you've got a busy day of errands, throw on a comfortable t-shirt style sundress. Going out to dinner? Try a maxi sundress. Just going to hang out with friends? The options are endless! With multiple styles on the market, it’s important to find one that will make you look and feel great.
From flowy bohemian designs to basic cotton dresses, we found some options that will upgrade your wardrobe. These 20 summer sundresses that will have you begging for sunny days.
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Old Navy Smocked Fit & Flare Cami Midi Dress
A fit and flare dress is flattering for every body type. The smocked elastic bodice conforms to your body in all the right places. Added bonus: There's pockets! It also comes in three other floral prints and black.
Banana Republic Knit Midi T-Shirt Dress
You can't go wrong with a simple, stretch cotton sundress like this one. The classic stripes make it a perfect summer staple and the T-shirt-like silhouette with a cinched waist will make you want to live in this all season.
Summer Boho Polka Dot Dress
This breezy dress is made with lightweight material and features a draped silhouette for a flattering, fuss-free fit. It also has unique details like flutter sleeves, side pockets and a tie waist.
Bohemian Floral Printed Wrap Dress
A patterned dress is a great way to spruce up your look for summer. This design has a comfortable wrap closure and made with a lightweight cotton-blend fabric.
Levaca Midi Flowy Dress
This midi dress has a simple yet feminine shape that’s casual enough for a barbecue and dressy enough for a socially distant dinner at your favorite restaurant. It comes in 24 colors and thanks to the comfortable Spandex-blend material, you may want to buy a few.
Gap Print Cami Midi Dress
Pair this sundress with a jean jacket and some tennis shoesfor an easy summer outfit that is both comfortable and cute. It comes in two other floral prints and is currently 50% off!
Old Navy Sleeveless Fit & Flare Jersey Dress
Everyone needs a reliable jersey dress in their closet for summer. This one also comes in black with polka dots, solid black and blue.
Boho Button Up Split Floral Dress
Looking for a versatile option you can wear over and over? This fit-and-flare sundress has a relaxed fit which can pair well with sneakers. With the help of a necklace or new bag, it can easily be dressed up, too.
Casual Short Sleeve Pocket Dress
This slouchy dress is as comfortable as they get, and thanks to a couple of handy pockets, you'll be able to hold a cool drink in the summer heat without having to worry about juggling your phone, wallet or keys.
Summer Floral Midi Dress with Pockets
Combine the midi trend and floral style into one with this casual dress. If you look closely, you’ll notice it has a drawstring at the waist for a flattering fit. Plus, it has pockets!
Lulus Off-the-Shoulder Maxi Dress
Made with a lightweight fabric and an off-the-shoulder design, this stunning maxi dress is a good choice if you're looking for something a bit more dressy.
V-Neck Loose Maxi Dress
For something more simple, this maxi dress is a good option. It currently has over 22,000 verified five-star ratings and comes in multiple colors and prints. The material is super soft and it has a casual silhouette that makes it great for lounging or even a trip to the beach.
Floral Printed Maxi Dress
Stay cool and comfortable without sacrificing style. In addition to a floral pattern, this gorgeous maxi dress also comes in vibrant prints and solid colors.
Patterned Tank Maxi Dress
This sleeveless dress is comfortable enough for lounging at home! It's made with a rayon-blend and has a silhouette that will flatter any body type.
Bohemian Floral Print Maxi Dress
Available in 35 colors and prints, this bohemian maxi dress is made with 100% cotton and features a beautiful floral print.
A New Day Button-Front Dress
The simplicity of this button-front dress makes it easy to dress up or down as you need. It comes in sizes XS to 4X and two other colors.
Asos Cami Midi Sundress
We’re getting all the warm weather feels with this gorgeous dress from Asos. It features a tiered hem with raw-edge trims and an elasticized cut-out back.
Lulus Smocked Tie-Strap Midi Dress
This dress is perfect for everything from a walk on the beach to a picnic in the park. Pair with your favorite espadrilles and a fun hat for a chic and playful look.
V-Neck Backless Lace Mini Dress
This simple dress pairs nicely with wedges or strappy sandals, and features a delicate ruffled hem. It also comes in darker colors like black and navy.
Modest Casual Midi Dress
You can't go wrong when you stick with the basics. This simple midi dress is cool and casual. It has a drawstring waist that's adjustable for optimal fit and has a wallet-friendly price tag.
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This article was originally published on June 6, 2019.
Kayla is the associate commerce editor for Today Digital. She writes about trending products and deals in style, home, food, health and more.
Megan Foster contributed.