The 20 Best Travel Dresses for Your Next Vacation
by Caroline Harris
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Lucky you, you’re about to go on vacation. Your plane tickets are booked and your itinerary is set, but now comes the hard part — what are you going to wear while you travel? Comfort is key, so step away from the heels and too-tight jeans for the journey. Instead, throw on one of the best travel dresses to see you through even the longest travel days.
Travel-friendly dresses should be quick-dry to withstand coffee spills and beach days, and it’s best to look for dresses that are lightweight so packing them is a breeze. The most comfortable travel dresses are breathable with flowy designs that move with your body. Maxi and wrap styles are some popular choices.
Whether you’re flying to Paris or Palm Beach, travel dresses are a winning option for looking put-together, even on minimal sleep.
Thanks to influencers like Cary Cristman, airport fashion is gaining traction. Cristman asks her Uber driver to take her photo whenever she gets dropped off at the airport. The social media mogul sets up the shot for her driver, then hops into place, flaunting her travel outfit and statement suitcase. And it makes sense she dresses so stylishly for her flights considering airports are busy hubs where you’ll encounter tons of people — meaning your outfit will get the attention it deserves.
Come touchdown, Cristman continues to look camera-ready by whipping out a cute travel dress stashed away in her carry-on. The casual queen loves styling her travel dresses with floppy hats and strappy sandals. It’s a great go-to when for when the jet lag sets in and outfit planning feels rough.
Rip a page from Cristman’s book and enter vacation mode in the best travel dresses for every trip. These dresses are all under $150, meaning you’ll have plenty of funds left over for souvenir shopping. Scoop up some of these can’t-miss picks for your next getaway, and happy traveling.
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