Top 5 Vacation Dresses For Women
Channel quiet luxury on vacation with this button-up shirt dress. Its innately sophisticated vibe is perfect for pairing with oval sunnies and a raffia bag.
A flattering silhouette and a cool jersey fabric make this dress one you’ll love to wear from the beach to your coveted vacation dinner reservation. Plus, it packs flat in a travel bag.
If a vacation day calls for sun protection and cute style, look no further than this dress. Made with recycled polyester and spandex stretch, it moves with you and wicks away sweat to keep you cool. It has a comfortable brushed elastic band, built-in shelf bra and pretty keyhole back detail. Plus, the crinkle woven fabric means you can toss it in your bag without worrying vacation dresses for women about wrinkles. Wear it while you’re hiking, cheering on the sidelines or hopping on your next plane to paradise.
Featuring a halter neckline and handkerchief hemline, this dress is flattering from every angle. The light, soft material is also comfy enough for all-day wear.
Everlane Weekend The Smock Dress
For a vacation dress that feels as effortless as it is pretty, Everlane’s Weekend The Smock Dress is the one. The relaxed silhouette has a sweet smocked neckline with straps paired with hidden pockets and a fluttery hem. It comes in an array of colors to pair with your favorite sandals and a chic sunhat, and you can choose from a linen blend that’s environmentally conscious or 100% cotton for a classic look. Lulus’ Days Like This Sleeveless Ruffled Mini Dress has a similar vibe with a flattering top tie detailing and can be worn to every occasion on your summer calendar.
BTFBM T-shirt Dress
The BTFBM T-shirt dress combines the comfort of your favorite T-shirt with the style of a summer dress. It comes in a number of solid colors, including rosy pink and orange for warm-weather trips, and it has two side pockets big enough to stash your keys or phone so you can explore a new city without needing a bulky purse.
This bodycon style from btfbm has a ruched bodice to show off your curves and a tie-front hemline that gives it a more dressy silhouette. It’s a top-rated pick with thousands of happy Amazon shoppers adding it to their carts.
Packing T-shirt dresses for vacation is easy—roll them up, and they’ll fit in your carry-on without wrinkling. The best part: You can even use them as loungewear or a beach cover-up.
Farm Rio Ruffle Halter Dress
As a recognizable brand for sun-soaked dressing, Farm Rio’s tropical designs are infused with an exotic, toes-in-the-sand spirit that’s fashion-forward and vintage-inspired. This ruffled halter dress has a far-from-ordinary print featuring houses and beach chairs in a scenic tropical scene and is crafted from a lightweight cotton-voile. Its tie-fastening straps can be adjusted to suit your fit, while the skirt adds pretty volume. Pair it with bold shoes and a colorful bag for an easygoing getaway outfit. Buy it here.
What began as a handful of goods at a local fashion fair booth has grown into one of Brazil’s most recognizable labels for tropical dressing – Farm Rio.
Reformation Puffed Sleeve Ruffle Dress
Reformation has nailed the peasant dress trend for summer, and this puffed sleeve floral sundress is proof. It’s made from a cotton-voile that is sustainably grown and sourced (and certified by Canopy), so you can wear it with confidence knowing you’re doing your part for the planet.
Embroidered flowers, peter pan collars, and ruffles make this Reformation midi dress the ultimate vacation wardrobe addition. It’s perfect for a romantic picnic in the countryside or a dinner date on a picturesque patio. Pair it with a straw tote and mules for an vacation dresses for women effortlessly chic look. Shop this item and more from Reformation at Nordstrom.
One Shoulder Floral Dress
The one shoulder neckline and mesh fabric create a chic midi dress perfect for your next dressed-up event. Pair with heels and a clutch for effortless styling.
Whether you’re heading to the beach, exploring a new city or just looking for a night on the town, the right vacation dresses are key for making your summer travel plans a success. Ideally, you want to pack a variety of versatile styles that are easy to mix and match to build lots of different outfits (plus, you may need some extra room in your suitcase for all the souvenirs you’re bound to pick up along the way!). Whether you’re looking for a mini, midi or maxi style, we have the ideal dress for your next getaway.
Founded by two cousins, Jamaican brand Furkat & Robbie makes bold, island-inspired dresses and accessories handmade by female artisans. Their delicately see-through crochet dresses are perfect coverups to take you from the beach to cocktail hour.
Mango’s halterneck crochet dress in Barbie pink is sure to make you stand out in a crowd at the beach bar. Pair it with a pair of gold strappy heels and you’re ready for a night out on the town.
This whimsical mini leans into the playful vibe of a crochet dress, but also looks sophisticated enough for brunch or shopping in Soho. Its cinched waist illusion and floral print look amazing when teamed with a pair of chunky boots or sneakers. The mother/daughter team behind AlisdaKnit use bright colors to create one-of-a-kind crochet pieces they sell on Etsy.