There's nothing better than slipping into your most beloved summer dress for a day of socializing with your favorite people. While this summer brings about a refreshing joy, those frocks you lived in last summer might seem irrelevant. However, when we saw this timeless style pop back onto the scene, it made us do a double take for more reasons than one. This summer dress trend we speak of is easy, casual, and versatile: scrunched camisole dresses. This spaghetti-strap dress is identified by its delicate ruching along the front neckline, sometimes accompanied by a small tie or bow.
You'll often see this dress in kitschy prints like bold florals, fruits, and even landscapes, and if that doesn't put you in the summer mood, I don't know what will. Whether you wear this dress around your home or save it for when socializing is normal yet again, I can guarantee your heart will be satisfied with the purchase for many months to come.
The good news about this summer dress trend is that it has become so popular that it will suit a vast array of style types and moods. Just go ahead and scroll through the selection ahead—you'll see.
This casual dress trend is perfect for laying on a blanket in the grass and daydreaming all afternoon. If you have yet to realize that that is one of the most relaxing summer activities, come talk to me.
Zara Floral Print Dress ($50)
Ciao Lucia Lara Dress ($365)
Vero Moda Lisa Floral Tie Neck Body-Con Dress ($39)
Go ahead, run your errands in this dress and simple sneakers. I promise you'll look way more polished than you might feel.
Lovers + Friends Juliana Mini Dress in Pink ($118)
Faithfull the Brand Shaloom Striped Linen Midi Dress ($300)
Urban Outfitters By the Sea Printed Mini Dress ($69)
Even Aimee Song has come out with her own angelic version of this summer dress trend, and by the looks of it, it's about to sell out fast.
Song of Style Willow Mini Dress in Siren Multi ($188)
Wilfred Genoa Dress ($178)
Lovers + Friends Emma Midi Dress in White ($158)
Accessorize your new scrunched cami dress with unexpected accessories like cowboy boots and a hair scarf the next time you have a Zoom happy hour.
H&M Bow-Detail Jersey Dress ($18)
Dress Forum Printed Empire Waist Mini Dress ($45)
H&M Fitted Dress ($25)
What screams summer more than strawberries? A strawberry-printed dress, that's what.
Réalisation The Alba in White Strawberry ($240)
Amavo Cami Dress ($24)
Mango Striped Cotton Dress ($60)
A pair of simple strappy heels can take this dress trend from day to night in a matter of seconds.
Urban Outfitters Kamaryn Tie-Front Midi Dress ($79)
Urban Outfitters Riley Smocked Waist Mini Dress ($69)
Urban Renewal Eco Linen Ruched Mini Dress ($49)
If you're sick of sweatpants, don't be afraid to dip your toes back into the dress section of your closet. Especially when it comes to this particular trend, a dress can often be just as comfortable.
BCBGeneration Crinkle Poly Dress in Chili ($88)
Mango Gathered Details Dress ($60)
Kiss the Sky Tie-Shoulder Mini Dress ($59)
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