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Shimmy, shake, and get into the groove of high fashion in this solid Julian Taylor fit & flare dress. The extended cap sleeve styl...e with a boat neck includes an exposed back zipper closure. Length: 36 inches. 76% Polyester. 19% Rayon. 5% Spandex.... read more
On-trend and easy to wear. You'll love the casual elegance of this women's Sharagano shirt dress. Cotton blend denim Removable bel...t Collared Zip front to waist Sleeveless 4 snap pockets Unlined FIT & Sizing 38-in. approx. length from shoulder to hem Shirt dress styling Fabric & Care Cotton, polyester, spandex Machine wash Imported Size: 10. Color: Blue. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. read more
Leave them breathless with this juniors' evening dress from Speechless. Sequins throughout lace bodice Chiffon skirt Mockneck Slee...veless Lined FIT & Sizing 61-in. approximate length from shoulder to hem Hook & eye closure at neckline Zipper closure below back keyhole accent Fabric & Care Nylon, spandex Polyester lining Hand wash Imported Size: 7. Color: Blue. Gender: Female. Age Group: Kids. Material: Poly Blend. read more
You're sure to love the fun, flirty style of this women's seamed dot dress from Perceptions. In aqua/black. Dot print Exposed seam...s for a textured touch Crewneck Sleeveless Stretchy jersey construction Unlined FIT & Sizing 37-in. approximate length from shoulder to hem Fit & flare styling Fabric & Care Polyester, spandex Machine wash Imported Size: 8. Color: Med Blue. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. read more
Make a ladylike impression while wearing Gucci's silk and wool dress.
Valentino's draping dress comes in an elegant pink hue the label refers to as "cherry blossom".
Crafted in Italy from a blend of wool and silk, Fendi's fiery red dress is sure to be as comfortable as it is eye-catching, while ...two black Xs finish-off the cinched waist on a chic note. read more
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Celebrate in florals while wearing Valentino's wool and silk crêpe dress.
Opt for a classic Gucci silhouette with this silk and wool-blend dress.
Cut from a luxurious blend of wool and silk, Valentino's candy pink dress is effortlessly feminine.
As if the soft pink colour wasn't enough, Valentino finishes this feminine dress with sweet bows to the sides.
Alexander McQueen's minimalist dress follows clean-cut codes that flatter the figure.
Valentino's draping dress comes in a striking cherry-red hue for a head-turning effect.
Valentino's dress has been crafted in Italy from a soft blend of wool and silk and comes in a pretty pink shade.
Infuse your dress edit with poignant elegance courtesy of this charming ivory-hued dress from Valentino.
Valentino re-imagines the 1960s-style bell-shaped dress, throwing the signature pale gold-tone studs over it.
Proenza Schouler's asymmetric dress comes crafted from flowy silk-and-wool fabric in a classic black hue.
Gucci refreshes their feminine approach with a stirring silk and wool dress.
Flaunt your captivating potential while wearing Fendi's wool and silk dress.
Valentino's new season designs are nothing short of feminine and this dress proves just that.
Opt for a look that's both playful and elegant with Valentino's red dress.
Make an unforgettable impression in Valentino's vibrantly printed dress.
Gucci's wool and silk dress is a subtle nod to vintage styles, taking its cues from the girlish pinafore designs popularised in th...e 70s. read more
Valentino's latest collection is inspired by the diverse culture of Cuba, as shown here with this boldly beautiful dress.