April 29, 2011
We love black and grey, but you don't find that as much in the warmer months. So we are happy to discover the Ornella Ikat Long Dress by Joie
. This maxi dress has a scoop neck, empire waist with smocked elastic banding, gathered elastic banding at the back, surged edges, and 1.5 inch straps. There is a detachable slip-dress lining, it is 100% silk, and it is 54 inches long.
April 28, 2011
We love how the bit of tie dye on the Tie Dye Long Dress by Free People
really makes it interesting. This dress features a V-neck, seamed cups, and adjustable spaghetti straps that cross at the back. It is 54 inches long and available in both black and rain forest.
April 27, 2011
We don't really see the Grecian Strapless Dress by Rebecca Taylor
as Grecian, but it is still an awesome dress. It has a sweetheart neckline with ruching, pintucking at the front, smocked elastic side panels, slant hip pockets, boning at the bodice, and grosgrain pull at the exposed back zipper. It is lined, 100% silk, and 25 inches long.
April 26, 2011
Need something sexy? The Bias Long Dress by Haute Hippie
definitely is! This maxi dress has lace banding and pintucking at the scoop neck, ruching and a lace-up tie at the bust, lace trim at the top and bottom hems, bias seams at the empire waist, a deep scoop back, vertical back seam, lace spaghetti straps, and a hidden side zipper. It is 100% silk, 60 inches long, and comes in mocha and swan.
April 25, 2011
The Sweetheart Strapless Dress by Shoshanna
would be a great dress to wear to a wedding this summer. It has a sweetheart neckline, ruching at the waist, boning, bias seams, and pleating at the bodice, and a hidden back zipper. It is lined, 100% silk, and 26 inches long.
April 22, 2011
The Leather & Lace Long Dress by Simone
is a gorgeous maxi dress that we are coveting right now. It features metallic accents and mesh trim, a deep V-neck, gathered elastic at the empire waist, whipstitched edges and a tie closure at the contrasting nubuck belt, and an unfinished edge at the ruffled and asymmetrical bottom hem. It is semi-sheer, 58 inches long, and has a mesh lining.
April 21, 2011
The Marcelle Stripe Shirtdress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
would be great for a casual day at the office. It has stripes throughout, a fold-over collar, six buttons at the front, a tie at the waist, ruching at the back, a shirttail hem, two buttons at the cuffs, and long sleeves. It is 36 inches long.
April 20, 2011
This is such an adorable dress for hanging around in. The Indigo Stripe Dress by Juicy Couture
has a scoop neck, three snaps at the front, gathering at the elastic waist, a racer back, and two inch straps. It is 33 inches long as well.
April 19, 2011
The beautiful Birtwell Halter Dress by What Goes Around Comes Around
is an eye turner! It features a scoop neck, sheer crocheted panel at the waist, crocheted banding at the bust, pleating at the waist, ribbon trim at the skirt, gathered elastic banding at the back, a handkerchief hem, and halter straps that tie at the back. It is semi-sheer and 34 inches long.
April 18, 2011
You must check out the print of the Tamara Butterflies Dress by Torn by Ronny Kobo
up close. It is amazing! This dress has a scoop neck, bias pleats and seams at the front, and two inch straps. It is also double layered and 35 inches long.
The Diedra Deck Stripe Long Dress by Soft Joie
is casual, comfortable, and still quite sexy. There is a scoop neck, racer back, 1.5 inch straps, and it is sheer. Comes in two color combinations: caviar/sand and turquoise/charcoal.
April 15, 2011
The Morgan Dress by Obakki
is an interesting dress with the knotted overlays. There is also an asymmetrical neckline, a four inch strap at the right, and a three inch strap at the left. The dress is double-layered and 35 inches long.
April 14, 2011
The Plumage Print Jersey Dress by Marc by Marc Jacobs
is such a cute dress! It has a scoop neck, graphics at the front, a drawstring at the hem, covered elastic banding at the back, a rounded hem, and adjustable 1/2 inch straps. It is 34 inches long and comes in two colors: blue quartz and marine blue.
April 13, 2011
The Odette Dress by Rachel Pally
is sexy and simple, so you can accessorize in so many ways. This strapless dress has ruching at the seamed cups and sides and gathered elastic at the top hem. It is double layered at the bodice and 25 inches long. It comes in both black and rosebud.
April 12, 2011
Sometimes it's nice to not have to make decisions, like with the Necklace Dress by T-Bags
. It has your necklace already figured out with the wood beads, crochet-covered beads, and grosgrain ribbon ties at the tiered necklace. This dress also has a covered elastic top hem and an asymmeterical bottom hem. It is 27 inches long and available in black and olive.
April 11, 2011
The Carly Layered Lace Gown by BCBGMAXAZRIA
is a stand out dress, and probably one of our favorites over the last few months. It has a V-neck, accordion pleated ruffle tiers throughout, pleated champagne satin banding, a tie at the waist, a hidden back zipper, and one inch straps. It is lined and 60 inches long.
April 8, 2011
The Slim Haley Dress by Milly
is such a sophisticated summer dress. There is a split V-neck at the scoop neck, a single button keyhole, hidden zipper, and slit at the back, a topstitched self-belt tie at the waist, and pleating at the cap sleeves. It is 38 inches long and lined.
April 7, 2011
The Anemone Knee Length Dress by D&G
is a good dress to wear to a wedding this summer. It features a scoop neck, seam detailing at the front and back, a fold at the bust, a hidden back zipper, and 1.25 inch straps. It is 39 inches long, lined, and made of mostly silk.
April 6, 2011
The Embroidered Bustier Dress by Mara Hoffman
is a flattering dress, but it is also versatile as well. There is embroidery at the bodice, a contrasting jersey skirt, ruching at the waist, on-seam hip pockets, semi-molded underwire cups, boning at the bodice, and an exposed side zipper. It is 48 inches long, and the bodice is lined.
April 5, 2011
The Gleaner's Tank Dress by Jen Kao
is an eye-catching dress, but it also must look fantastic when you walk in it. There is a scoop neck, draping at the side, a layered, asymmetrical hem, and 1.5 inch straps. It is double-layered and 33 inches long.
April 4, 2011
We adore the cut of the Sleeveless Dress by Tibi
. This tweed dress has a crew neck, seam detailing at the waist, a V-back, hidden zipper at the back, and 1.5 inch straps. It is 35 inches long and lined, and it is available in two colors: fire and cedar.
April 1, 2011
We were drawn into the Moroccan Ikat Hawthorne Dress by Patterson J. Kincaid
because of the blue color paired with the ethnic print. This casual dress has a scoop neck, racer back, and one inch straps. There is a detachable jersey slip-dress lining, and it is 32 inches long.
Spring is here, and with it are a bunch of lovely spring and summer fashions. Check out the last month here at It's the Dress: