Summer is a wondrous time of year when getting dressed should feel the most simplistic. Warm temperatures, lazy weekend afternoons, and an overall air of ease are at top of mind for everyone, so it’s only natural that when it comes to your wardrobe the most important component to keep in mind is effortlessness. The best way to exude this relaxed aesthetic is by investing in several breezy summer dresses that make putting together an outfit a relaxing, stylish experience.
For 2019, the fashion crowd is diving headfirst into this dresses-first mindset and experimenting with mini, midi, and maxi silhouettes. Ahead, we rounded up the most recent looks from these inspiring women to illustrate why your closet is well-suited with each style of dress. Continue ahead for everything from florals and gingham to wrap dresses and flowy maxis.
There’s something effortlessly alluring about a mini hemline. Reach for ruffles, floral prints, and ruching details for an of-the-moment effect for your mini.
Realisation The Alexandra Dress ($195)
Doen Willa Dress ($148)
Veronica Beard Annabelle Ruched Floral Dress ($595)
A midi dress is arguably the easiest dress silhouette to pair shoes with because it hits at a versatile point on your body. Style with strappy sandals or sneakers, the options are limitless.
Song of Style Elsa Midi Dress ($238)
Reformation Genie Dress ($218)
&Other Stories Gingham Linen Midi Wrap Dress ($129)
Go for an ethereal, breezy aesthetic with a pretty summer maxi dress. Look for florals and pops of color to take it up a notch.
Zara Floral Print Dress ($50)
Fame & Partners Button Dolamn Wrap Dress ($249)
Eloquii Ruffle Maxi Dress ($100)
Up Next: 22 lightweight dresses for even the hottest of summer days.
This article originally appeared on Who What Wear