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24 Chic Ways to Embrace the Shirt Dress

Shirt dresses are a great summer wardrobe choice. They are light, airy and still office-appropriate. You can dress them down for a casual day at the beach and all you have to do is add some accessories to kick it up a notch! Looking into our future fashion crystal ball, these 24 shirt dresses will look just as fab with tights and booties in a month or two, too!


1. Sophie Tie Dye Shirt Dress ($95): Cut in a long relaxed fit and hand-dyed, each dress is an individual work of art. This one can carry you through fall — just pair with boots!

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2. O’Neill Lynn Floral Woven Shirt Dress ($54): Shirt dresses don’t need to be structured! Kick back in this soft, flowy floral dress with just enough detail to keep it sharp.

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3. Oversized Jacket Shirt Dress ($70): This striking woven button-down dress comes in a drapey but tailored fit for instant sophistication. It would even look great over skinny jeans.

4. Mod T-Shirt Dress ($60): An effortlessly cool and classic shirt dress cut in a mod shift silhouette is the trendiest way to rock the trend. The high color and short cut make this look timeless.

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5. Bettina No-Gap Shirt Dress ($90): This LBD is a take on the classic camp shirt, but reimagined into a chic jersey dress. This lightweight shirtdress is a versatile and timeless work-to-weekend uniform.

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6. Mila Dress ($95): Pintucks lend a summery feel to this airy white shirtdress while lace insets give it all the bohemian chic vibes.

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7. Shirt Dress With Pleating ($60): This deep purple midi dress is perfect for a buttoned-up or more casual open look. A leather belt is the perfect accent for this fun, flippy little dress.

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8. Black Striped Short Sleeve Tee Dress ($20): Keep it casual with this super chill striped tee shirt dress. The stripes are giving us serious French-girl vibes.

7. G-Star Raw Women’s Rovic Shirt Dress ($230): Even though it’s short enough to keep you cool during the summer, add some leggings and you’ve got the perfect dress for a fall wardrobe, too.

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8. Eliza J Women’s Shirtdress Maxi Dress ($169): Floaty, floor-sweeping and fashion-forward, this maxi dress is sure to make some waves, especially with that bold pattern. Make a statement without saying a word.

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9. Derek Heart Belted Plaid Dress ($30): Channel your inner woodswoman with this cozy, cute plaid dress. Pair with short boots and add on tights when the weather turns cold.

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10. Splendid Women’s Treatment Shirt Dress Indigo ($80): Saturated with a dramatic shibori dye, this dress was inspired by the Mediterranean hues of blue and white. We can totally see that.

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11. Pendleton Women’s Cecily Shirtdress ($249): Plaid loses its prim and properness in this effortless style of a collared, long sleeved dress. Channel your inner grunge girl without losing your edge.

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12. Rebecca Taylor Women’s Juliette Silk Shirt Dress ($350): Go for a classic look with an extra punch of color. This blue button dress with drawstring waist combines tailored lines with unstructured comfort.

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13. Splendid Women’s Washed Cupro Shirtdress ($198): This shirt dress has all of the perks of an oversized boyfriend shirt but with a seriously sexy silhouette, not to an ultra luxe fabric. You’re going to want to live in this dress.

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14. Arctic Cubic Mini Babydoll Pleated Shirt Dress ($30): Enjoy some breathing room with this breezy dress that pairs structured stripes with feminine eyelet. So pretty!

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15. Trina Turk Ryan Summer Bouquet Shirtdress ($298): Lightweight eyelet fabric take this brightly colored, casual shirt dress to a much more sophisticated level. This splashy number will take you from office to art opening.

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16. RVCA Easy Runner Sleeveless Shirt Dress ($25-65): Enjoy a classic silhouette with a whimsical and charming floral pattern that keep this dress playful.

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17. Calvin Klein Matte Jersey Belted Shirt Dress ($128): Make your working wardrobe anything but boring with this crisp shirt dress in a stunning shade of coral. The matte jersey fabric makes wear and care effortless.

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18. Ronni Nicole Belted Shirt Dress ($68): Featuring pockets and a belted waist, this lightweight dress is the perfect pop of purple. This dress is sure to turn heads.

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19. Levi’s Women’s Sleeveless Shirt Dress ($58): We are loving this star-spangled sleeveless shirtdress that features a collared neckline and drawstring waist.

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21. Linensy Linen Tunic Shirtdress ($93): Oversized and perfect for lounging in, this linen dress with deep pockets would look perfect with some slides.

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22. MSK Polka Dot Woven Pintuck Shirtdress ($68): Delicate pin tucks in sheer dotted chiffon give this softly structured dress a sweet flirty vibe. What a fab choice for a bridal shower!

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23. The Kooples Lace Front Floral Collar Dress ($425): Make a statement in this bold floral dress with black lace detailing. The hot red color of this dress ensures that you’ll stand out in the best possible way.

24. Bradshaw Shirt Dress ($74): See things in black and white with this little black dress accented with pretty white detailing.

Do you like the collared look of the shirt dress? Would you wear this style into the fall season? Let us know the comments below!

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Alright, folks. We've officially made it to fall. And if you haven't already started switching out your decor (as long as it's ready by Friendsgiving, right?) you still have time to do so. Draw inspiration from this round-up of new home products that includes harvest-inspired candles, cozy linens and textiles, and a v. practical piece of furniture. One scroll through these, and you'll have all the motivation you need to transition the seasons. Scroll on to start shopping.

Prism x LOREM Collection ($96+): Calling all Cali babes. The popular Long Beach boutique, Prism, announced a boho-fabulous collab with home decor line, LOREM, that we can't get enough of. Shop everything from plant hangers (eight options, to be exact) to artwork, all inspired by the very colorful vibes of the brands. If you were looking for a cheery way to tide you through winter, this. is. it!

Floyd Mattress (Price TBD): Fans of the cult-favorite Detroit-based brand will love their latest launch debuting on October 29. The highly-coveted Floyd Mattress will have the same made-to-last design and superior comfort as their other furnishings, tailored perfectly to fit the line's in-demand bed frame. Additional details for the mattress include a breathable foam material, highly-mobile packaging, and a low-profile design to secure your best night's sleep yet. Check back on the last week of the month to get one for yourself.

Dims 'Composed Vanity' ($595): Small space? No problem! Direct-to-consumer brand, Dims, is giving you a quick and stylish solution to your storage needs with their newest item that doubles as both a desk and vanity. The functional piece is made with non-toxic, chemical-free materials and can be assembled in seven minutes or less. Throw in four sleek shades to choose from, and this may just be your best purchase of 2019 yet!

Saatchi Art x The Citizenry Holiday Collection ($225+): Get ready to deck your walls this holiday season. Saatchi Art partnered with The Citizenry in a one-of-a-kind collection that features a curation of art across styles. Explore everything from modern to abstract creations in a selection so stunning, it's bound to spark a conversation at your next gathering.

NEST Spiced Orange & Clove Collection ($16+): If you haven't experienced the addicting aromas of the beloved NEST fragrance brand, this is the perfect time to get on board! The label recently released their latest scent — spiced orange & clove — just in time for all your gatherings. Inhale festive notes of orange pomander, spiced brandy, cinnamon, and gingered honey across their suite of candles and diffusers to bring all the good vibes to your home.

Bloomingdales x RiLEY Home ($19+): RiLEY Home gets millennials. So they teamed up with Bloomingdales to make shopping their selection more attainable than ever. Now, you can get in on long-lasting, luxurious staples like flannel sheets, bedding, printed throws, premium pet beds, and more, by shopping online and in-stores at the department store. (Trust us: These dream goods are ones you're going to be *glad* you stocked-up on.)

Italic Serene Towels ($12+): The luxury brand that prides itself on using the *same* factories namesake brands (like Calvin Klein and Lacoste) use, but without the price tag behind them, brings you a new product for fall. Treat yourself to Italic's ultra-soft towel set spun from fluffy, 100% Australian cotton, in a convenient set of six. Consider it the perfect indulgence after a long soak in the tub on a cozy FNI (Friday night in)!

Hyascent x Neiman Marcus ($169): 'Tis the season for a delightfully scented home. Warm your abode with scents like bourbon joy, cheeky rose and more in a unique diffuser that doubles more as decor than a fragrance-inducer. Fresh off the (online) shelves of Neiman Marcus, explore nine scents that last up to six months in a specialized hourglass holder. (Shhh! Your friends will never know the secret of why your place smells so darn good!)