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5 Best Types of Summer Dresses to Meet the Season with Chic

Isn’t summer everybody’s favorite season? Alright perhaps it is not yours but summer is one of our favorite seasons. With COVID’19 gradually going away, we are excited to be out in summer again. We’ve highlighted some of our favorite summer dresses to help you choose the perfect feminine, pretty and flattering piece made just for you. Ready to meet the new season with chic? Here are 5 types of summer dresses you must try out this summer.

A-line dresses

An A-line dress is flowy from the shoulders down and forms the shape of a capital letter A. We love A-line dresses because they look great on all body types. And, we consider them fabulous for summer for their comfortable yet flattering feel. A-line dresses are available in a variety of lengths …thigh length, knee length, calf length, or ankle length. Paired with the right accessories, wearing A-line dresses is an easy and comfortable way to look chic in summer. Here are some of our favorite A-line dresses:

Sherosa Womens Summer Floral Print Sleeveless Sundress
Sherosa Womens Summer Floral Print Sleeveless Sundress

This stretchy, lightweight dress is a comfy choice to welcome summer in. You can wear is as a summer, beach, or casual dress. You can also rock it on different occasions…pool party, casual, summer party, outdoor date…  It can be dressed up very easily with any combination of cape jewelry, sandals, heels, flip flops, or even sneakers.

Types Of Summer Dresses
Beach Floral Sundress Casual Loose Tank Dress

We also love this dress from the elescat Store. If you want a beach dress that never gets old-fashioned, then this classical dress is the way to go. We love its colorful life-bearing print and we’re sure you will too. This sundress is a great start for a stylish summer.

Fit and flare dress

The fit-and-flare dress is simply fit and flare. It is fitted at the top portion around the chest, then gradually tapers towards the waistline from where it flares towards the hem. Fit-and-flare is loved for its subtle skill of adding curves to your frame in all right places. It is a great dress for creating the illusion of a curvier hip. You could also add in a wide belt for a smaller waist.  This flattering dress comes in a variety of lengths and fabrics. Thigh-length, knee-length, calf-length, or ankle-length… So, you can always find the perfect fit and flare for every occasion. Check out some below:  

Guberry Women'S Wrap V Neck Sleeveless Sundress Summer Flare Tank Dress With Pockets
GUBERRY Women’s Wrap V Neck Sleeveless Sundress Summer Flare Tank Dress with Pockets

Everything about this midi-length dress is adorable. From the wrap closure to the fit and flare silhouette. Imagine this with a basket bag, sun hat, and tie-up sandals. It is a simple comfortable dress suitable for daily wear, casual wear, or a beach party. Simply, the right piece for a chic summer.

Owin Women'S Floral 1950S Vintage Swing Cocktail Party Dress
OWIN Women’s Floral 1950s Vintage Swing Cocktail Party Dress

Looking for the elegant yet simple perfect dress for a special occasion? We recommend the OWIN Vintage party dress. This dress features a boatneck that adds glamour to the already feminine fit-and-flare silhouette. It is a comfy option for a graceful appearance. The vintage Mild White + Butterfly dress never goes out of fashion.

Maxi dress

The maxi dress is the comfortable, sophisticated I-got-it-all-under-control-boss-lady dress. It is an informal ankle-length dress often made with flowy fabric. It can be made with fabrics ranging from chiffon, velour, linen, cotton to rayon, or polyester. So, you have a variety to choose from to suit your unique event and style. You can wear this dress to a beach party, an outdoor party, or poolside parties. You can also wear it as a daily casual, styled to dates in summer, and is suited for holidays. Plus, the maxi dress looks great on all body types. Here are some of our beloved maxi dresses:

 Shein Women'S Sexy Satin Deep V Neck Backless Maxi Party Evening Dress
SheIn Women’s Sexy Satin Deep V Neck Backless Maxi Party Evening Dress

We love this maxi dress from the Sheln Store for its flattering plunge neck and side slit. After a long time at home, we’re excited to show off our beautiful legs again. This dress will sure be the hero piece in your summer wardrobe.

Types Of Summer Dresses V Neck Backless Maxi Party Evening Dress
ECOWISH Halter Neck Boho Floral Print Casual Maxi Dress

Proclaim your love for summer with this halter neck floral dress from ECOWISH. We love this dress for one of our favorite necklines-the halter neck. Halter necks draw attention to the elegant shoulders we want to flaunt.

 This beauty is perfect for a great day at the beach. You could match it with all kinds of shoes, accessories, and hairstyles to create the look you want.

Wrap dress

The wrap dress is an elegant style with asymmetric closing. The wrap dress wraps one side of the dress around another. The dress can be secured in place with a tie that closes the front opening, a fancy button, or a belt. It is a mature yet sexy style. It is also a flattering style for most body types. Paired with the right accessory, you could never go wrong with summer dressing in a wrap dress. Wrap dresses are great for many occasions… vacation, dinner parties, spring-summer, or night-outs. See these awesome wrap dress:

Btfbm Faux-Wrap Ruffle Hem Short Dress
BTFBM Faux-Wrap Ruffle Hem Short Dress

This simple solid color wrap dress is also a great chic kick-off for a splendid summer. Its V-neckline shows off your adorable neckline, while its relaxed fit and shape make it suitable for all body shape. The ruffles also add in the right touch of feminism. It is simply super simple and super cute. Pair with Chic Heels and A Clutch to Complete The Perfect Look

Mini dress

The mini dress stops mid-thigh or thigh length. It is a great choice for the beach, shopping sprees, poolside parties and could double as a daily casual. It is an awesome way to spice up your wardrobe and approach summer with glam. You can pair this mini dresses with flats, high-heeled sandals, or boots, depending on the overall look you’re aiming for. It also comes in a variety of fabrics so you have numerous options to select your perfect fit.

Dokotoo Womens Spring Summer Deep V Neck Ruffle Long Sleeve Floral Print Mini Dress
Dokotoo Womens Spring Summer Deep V Neck Ruffle Long Sleeve Floral Print Mini Dress

Of course, it only gets better with ruffles. This ruffled dress from Dokotoo is beautiful. We love the carefully designed trend-forward details on this dress.

Matched with a simple necklace, sunhat, and sandals, you are ready to be out in the summer. Styled with layered necklaces and knee-high boots, you’re great for fall. It is an effortless piece that can be worn all year round. 

Shein Women'S V Neck Adjustable Spaghetti Straps Sleeveless Sexy Backless Dress
SheIn Women’s V Neck Adjustable Spaghetti Straps Sleeveless Sexy Backless Dress

Want a dauntless sexy piece to spice up your closet this summer? You should try out the Sheln dress.  This sleeveless flared mini dress is perfect for summer and we can assure you you’d love it. The dress is simple. Comfortable and cute.


While choosing your sundresses and getting ready to ride summer in glam, remember you’re choosing a dress for you. Go for a dress in which you feel both elegant and comfortable. There are fashion trends and there always will be. But, fashion trends are not rigid limiting boxes. Remember, a summer dress should make you feel marvelous, carefree, and glad.