As the heat turns up and the layers come off, the mission to find the best pieces for keeping cool — figuratively and literally — takes the lead. Beat the hot weather, even in the dog days of summer, with the an ever useful wrap dress.
A personal favorite of mine, the wrap dress is a summertime clothing chameleon. Wear it as a cover-up to the beach, a special occasion dress, or to work! Though this style is truly year round, I've found 12 of the best summer wrap dresses full of floral prints, lightweight fabrics, and bright colorways made for twirling in sunshine.
Love them or hate them, the tiny sunglasses trend that swept the fashion nation back in 2018 is officially on the outs. In their departure emerges a vast number of bigger and bolder frames that are taking 2019 by storm. It might not be warm enough to bust out your summer jumpsuits and beach bags quite yet, but fortunately sunglasses are appropriate year round.
Start thinking of the potential outfits that will inevitably lead to Insta-feed fashion fame, as you take a look at our thoroughly researched finds. Scroll down for our assembly of the 12 top sunglasses trends of 2019 — or what I like to call "the big, the bold, and the blinged out."
While our inner Carrie Bradshaw is dying to strut the streets of New York in some Manolo Blahniks, the idea of standing in six-inch heels all day long seems quite painful. Luckily, you don't have to sacrifice style or comfort, thanks to platform sandals. Not only does the chunky platform lengthen your legs, it also adds some height underneath the toe area to alleviate pressure. Whether you're looking for shoes that are easy to walk in or need a stylish pair to rock with your flowy maxi dress, these 10 platform sandals will soon become your sole-mates.
It's time to give the LBD a well-deserved break, and let the LRD (little red dress) heat up the streets. Turn to these fiery frocks to spice up your next daytime event or evening out.
It's time to bid adieu to winter and welcome spring and summer. Shake off those winter blues and get ready for some warmth and sunshine by updating your spring wardrobe. Aside from figure-hugging pencils skirts and comfy mules, which are great transitional pieces to have in your closet, maxi dresses are another must-have fashion staple for the new season. From dresses with flirty bell sleeves to stylish flocks that scream "Spring Break" (yes, we're all in need of a vacation ASAP), these casual maxi dresses will keep you comfortable and looking your best all season long. Scroll through to see all the chic buys we're loving.
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Thurley Vasette Lace Mini Dress - Classically sweet florals make the thurley vasette lace mini dress a keepsake piece. Patterned w...ith delicate floral embroidery in warm, springtime hues, this lace mini features sheer lace sleeves and a scalloped bottom... read more
Reformation Elle Smocked Minidress - A smocked square-neck bodice with puffy sleeves goes great with a basket of wildflowers on th...is lightweight georgette dress with a flippy leg-flaunting skirt. read more
retroféte Gabrielle Sequin Mini Dress - Fabric: 100% Viscose Lining: 100% Viscose Dry Clean Only&; Imported Model Measurements: He...ight 5'10; Waist 24; Bust 32 Wearing Size S Length From Shoulder To Hem: 32. read more
Lovers + Friends Davina Mini Dress - Self: 100% rayonlining: 100% cotton. Dry clean only. Fully lined. Embroidered detail with mir...rored disc accent. Hidden back zipper closure. read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Mini Dress - 74% Acetate, 26% Viscose. Made in Ungheria.
RED Valentino Ruffle Mini Dress - 93% Polyester, 7% Elastane.
RED Valentino Ruffled Mini Dress - A feminine offering from Red Valentino, this mini dress is composed of wispy ruffles throughout... the length. Echoing the subtle contrasts woven throughout the Spring/Summer 2019 collection, the flattering silhouette is... read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Mini Dress - A feminine offering from Red Valentino, ruffle detailing flows symmetrically on the front of thi...s dress. A versatile piece for styling with boots or sneakers, the design is cut to an A-line shape to complement the... read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Mini Dress - 74% Acetate, 26% Viscose. Made in Ungheria.
Deep red ruffle detail mini dress from REDValentino featuring a round neck, short sleeves, a rear zip fastening and a ruffle trimm...ing. read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Sleeve Floral Print Cotton Mini Dress - Redvalentino - redvalentino's red cotton-poplin dress presents a key ...resort 2019 print – note the charming birds which sit alongside floral motifs. It's crafted to a carefree, loose... read more
RED Valentino Star Ruffled Sleeve Mini Knit Dress - Red Valentino's chic staple features delicate star-printed flutter sleeves and... a comfortable knit fabric that instantly redefine the little black dress. A coordinated dotted scarf gives you a new way... read more
RED Valentino Woman Ruffled Satin-crepe Mini Dress Green - Mini dress Satin-crepe Ruffled Round collar Sleeveless Concealed zip fa...stening along back Fluted hem Non-stretchy fabric Lightweight fabric Dry clean. Imported. 74% Acetate, 26% Viscose. read more
RED Valentino Embroidery Lace Heart Ruffled Mini Knit Dress - Chic, sassy and incredibly versatile, this mini dress from Red Valen...tino is ready to make its debut in your day-to-evening wardrobe. Ruffles along the top and bottom hem give it texture,... read more
RED Valentino Fuchsia Ruffle Dress - Viscose blend dress. Side and front ruffle insert. Zip closure on the back. Composition: 74% ...viscose 26% acetate. Made in hungary. Model size: 40. read more
RED Valentino Ruffled Crêpe Dress - White ruffle trim elegant frames the shoulders of this dress from REDValentino.
RED Valentino Woman Ruffled Organza-trimmed Crepe Mini Dress Blush - Dress Mini length Organza Crepe Neckties Side slit pocket Con...cealed zip fastening along back Stretchy fabric Mid-weight fabric Dry clean. Imported. 51% Acetate, 46% Viscose, 3% Elastane. read more
RED Valentino Ruffled Dress - Astro blue ruffled dress from REDValentino featuring a tied neckline, a v-back and a sleeveless desi...gn. Material:Polyester. read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Dress - Black dress with short sleeves from Red Valentino. Zip fastening. Decorated with a ruffle. Round neck.... 74% Acetate. 26% Viscose. Model's Measurements. Height: 176cm. Bust: 85cm. Waist: 60cm. Hips: 89cm. Model is wearing... read more
Valentino's sister line, RED Valentino combines streetwear with high end, the result are elegant designs with a spontaneous and pl...ayful approach. This navy RED Valentino ruffled neckline dress features a sleeveless design, a rear zip fastening and a pleated hem. read more
RED Valentino Ruffled Dress - White sleeveless dress from Red Valentino. Made of cotton. Enriched by ruffles. Features an elastica...ted waistband and intertwined detailing on the back. 96% Cotton. 4% Elastane. Model's Measurements. Height: 176cm. Bust:... read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Trim Shift Dress - Red satin ruffle trim shift dress from REDValentino featuring a round neck, short sleeves,... a rear zip fastening and a ruffle trimming. Material:Acetate/Viscose. read more
RED Valentino Ruffled Midi Dress - As Valentino's sister line, REDValentino a romantic and cool style brand. Combining streetwear ...with high couture features, the brand's influence creates elegant designs with a spontaneous and playful approach. This... read more
RED Valentino Ruffle Embellished Dress - Pink ruffle embellished dress from REDValentino featuring a round neck, a sleeveless desi...gn and a concealed rear zip fastening. Material:Viscose/Acetate. read more
RED Valentino Woman Ruffle-trimmed Striped Crocheted Cotton Mini Dress Black - Dress Mini length Striped Cotton Crochet Ruffled tr...ims Slips on Mid-weight knit Dry clean. Made in Italy. 100% Cotton. read more
RED Valentino Wave Mini Dress - Exemplifying the label's preoccupation with love, this Red Valentino mini dress captures a romanti...c feel with its scarlet hue and waving lines, adorned as ribbon trims to frame the pockets and create a scalloped hem.... read more