18 Summery, Sexy Date Night Dresses for Every Budget
Got a hot date? Check out these dresses for a fab night out. Some dresses are under $15!
What I love about dresses is that they’re “insta-outfits.” You don’t have to worry about your top un-tucking, your skirt rolling around your waist, or tripping over the hem of your pants (I've done that!). It’s just one item that you slip on or zip up, throw on an accessory or two,and then you’re out the door! How awesome is that! And if you’re on a first date, the last thing you need to do is fiddle with your clothing….you’re nervous enough as it is, do you really want to also worry about a wardrobe malfunction?
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Take a look at the dresses I've rounded up or you. Some of them will take you from the office to a resto after work. It's always nice to get more bang for your buck.
Here's a quick style note: some of the dresses can be paired with a sweater, blazer or denim jacket, so you can extend the life of the dress and wear it into another season.
Textured Sheath Dress ($139, anntaylor.com). The LBD goes tangerine.
Snake Print Halter Dress ($12.99, shop. avon.com). You can never go wrong with an animal print, or in this case, a snake print.
Nella Dress in Off White ($37, shopsosie.com). What a great way to show off your tan.
DVF Charlize Dress ($695, nordstrom.com). The LBD, updated.
Tie-Dye Belted Maxi Dress ($38.50, fashiontofigure.com). Tie-dye never looked so chic.
Mikayla Dress by Alice & Trixie ($223, designsbystephene.com). The cutout detail and flowing bodice of this dress are a no-brainer when the temps soar.
ASOS Bandeau Midi Dress in Polka Dot ($47.64, us.asos.com). Doesn’t this dress remind you of Audrey Hepburn.
Nanette Lepore Venice Beach Zip Front Dress ($180, bluefly.com). Floral, but not too sweet.
Veronica Dress ($40.25, darlingclothes.com). Show off your curves!
Simply Vera Vera Wang Simply Separates Crisscross Crepe Sheath Dress ($34.80,kohls.com). Sometimes you can say a lot without saying a word.
High-Low Chiffon Dress ($74.95, lanebryant.com). Who said chiffon had to be sweet?
Printed Animal Chain Maxi ($189, bostonproper.com). This lightweight maxi looks wonderful on a date or at your 37th wedding of the summer.
Halvarda Dress ($116.61, moodsofnorway.com). The dress has a sheer panel back…oh, so sexy!
Black and White Tribal Print Flare Dress ($9.98, clothingunder10.com). Optic wonder!
Lavender Double Front Slit Maxi ($28.99, amiclubwear.com). The maxi dress has a fun tropical print.
Schooner Dress by Mender ($79, girlsfromsavoy.com). The perfect dress for a date by the seaside.
In the Key of Chic Dress in Watercolors Plus Size by Bea & Dot ($124.99, modcloth.com)
Marianne Dress ($147, gentlefawn.com). You'll get noticed in this peek-a-boo lace maxi...in a very good way.
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