8 Summer Dress Styles under £50

Looking fab on a budget can be tough, but we're here to help. Discover our edit of the best summer dress styles under £50.

The summer dress is your perfect companion for when the temperatures start rising.

We have covered extensively how to beat the heat and hold off the humidity.

Looking cool as a cucumber and like your stylish-self requires some effort but hey, beauty is pain.

Summertime dresses are the apotheosis of femininity and comfort, so with them there is no pain involved.

Your new season uniform takes you from office to drinks and dinner with your beau with minimum maintenance.

Dresses also bring an air of refined and retro elegance to your style. There is a style for every fashionista and budget which means there’s no excuse not embrace the dress.

Shop our edit of summer dress styles under £50.

  • Black Ditsy Floral Print Lace Trim Slip Dress
    Black Ditsy Floral Print Lace Trim Slip Dress

    Price: £10.00

    Was: £19.99

    This dress from New Look taps into the dark florals trend we’ve seen on the runways (ahem…Vetements).

    The slip dress has also been a trend of its own, taking inspiration from the lingerie as daytime clothing (hence the lace trim) and a nod to the 90s.

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  • Monki Contrast Striped Dress
    Monki Contrast Striped Dress

    Price: £14.00

    Was: £20.00

    This summer dress from Monki fully embraces the athleisure trend as it is made of lightweight jersey and the sleeves and collars are twin tip trimmed.

    The colour, a light shade of cerulean blue makes it the perfect addition to your day-goes-eveningwear wardrobe.

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  • ASOS Gingham Smock Dress
    ASOS Gingham Smock Dress

    Price: £19.50

    Was: £28.00

    Gingham has been a huge trend this Summer that will continue through Autumn and Winter.

    This dress from ASOS allows you to adopt the trend in a comfortable way as it is entirely made of woven cotton (breathable!), has a loose fit (for when you overdo it at lunch) and is machine washable (no more trips to the dry cleaners!).

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  • Definitions Shirtdress
    Definitions Shirtdress

    Price: £29.50

    Was: £49.00

    Show off your beach-ready figure with this printed shirt dress by Definitions.

    We’ve already established that the shirtdress is a must-have, so why not spice it up with stripes and dark florals?

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  • Bonprix Off The Shoulder Dress
    Bonprix Off The Shoulder Dress

    Price: £34.99

    Was: £49.00

    The off-the-shoulder shape has been ubiquitous this season.

    Useful to show off your tan without being over-the-top, this piece from Bonprix looks incredibly airy too with its butterly print and ruffled hemline.

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  • WYLDR Black And White Striped Cut Out Skater Dress
    WYLDR Black And White Striped Cut Out Skater Dress

    Price: £48.00

    Cutouts turn any basic garment into something playful and daring.

    This skater dress by WYLDR is elevated from skater dress to sexy thanks to its midriff cutouts and spaghetti straps.

    Also, hello stripes.

    Shop Now on Topshop
  • Warehouse Sleeveless Denim Dress
    Warehouse Sleeveless Denim Dress

    Price: £49.00

    The denim-mania knows no end, especially this Summer.

    It seems counterintuitive but denim can actually be a very light fabric, which makes it perfect for us now.

    This dress by Warehouse is the perfect example of denim’s lightness and versatility.

    Shop Now on ASOS
  • ASOS Textured Wiggle Dress In Placement Floral Print
    ASOS Textured Wiggle Dress In Placement Floral Print

    Price: £50.00

    The border between day and evening wear is slowly disappearing which means you can enjoy a night out on the town in denim and an elegant blouse.

    You can also elevate your office style with pieces such as this floral dress from ASOS during the hot summer days.

    Shop Now on ASOS

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