It may be the uniform of basic chicks everywhere, but that doesn’t make a lace dress any less wonderful. Equal parts formal, breathable, and summer-appropriate, they’re perfect for weddings, work, and everywhere in between. Choose one that fits your fancy, here.
1. Whistles Olivia Lace Dress
Enliven your warm weather wardrobe with this statement dress. The top half is constructed from a delicate white lace and nude under layer and the skirt features contrasting bold colour, perfect for summer. Partner with a boyish flat for edge.
2. Sandro Rebecca Dress
Sandro dress with short sleeves and round neckline. Floral lace allover. Invisible zipper in the back. Dress to wear in all circumstances.
3. Alex Perry Mavel Tulle Lace Pencil Dress
Rendered in floral tulle and features a sheer jewel neckline, a fitted silhouette with an architectural draped panel at the waist, and a midi length hem with tonal velvet trim throughout.
4. Mango Guipure Midi Dress
Tailored design, guipure lace, rounded neck, long sleeve, side contrast panels, invisible back zip fastening, inner lining.
5. Gucci Lace Embroidered Gown
A yellow lace floor-length gown with aqua green crystal and Erinite jeweled ric-rac detail then edged with red metallic lace ruffles on the sleeves. The gown is embroidered with multicolored designs of flowers, strawberries and pineapples, and animals such as a tiger, snake and birds.
6. Tory Burch Lace Dress
Tory Burch opts for textured lace on this playful mini dress. A flirtatious above-the-knee length brings fun-filled frivolity, while the capped sleeves add a touch of sophistication.
7. Reiss Pansey Lace Maxi Dresses on Sale
Combines SS16’s key fabrication and silhouette in one striking piece. Cut to sculpt the body with an elegant one-shoulder neckline, it was made for your next evening event. Let the intricate lace detailing steal the focus by pairing it with barely-there sandals.
8. River Island Lace Midi Dress
9. Self-Portrait Tiered Guipure Lace Mini Dress
Will work for a host of events this season, from wedding receptions to garden parties. Crafted from the label’s signature geometric guipure lace, this Victoriana-inspired style has romantic scalloped trims and a playful tiered skirt. The sand mesh lining provides coverage and structure, too.
10. Topshop Lace Mini Dress
Lace details come elegantly updated in this gorgeous long sleeve mini dress. Crafted with a plunging v-neckline, it comes detailed with an intricate all-over lace detailing and whimsy lace cuffs to finish.
11. Valentino Heavy Lace Dress
12. Zara Guipure Lace Tube Dress
13. Alexis Bell Sleeve Lace Dress
14. Badgley Mischka Floral-Appliquéd Lace Dress
15. DVF Ainsley Corded Lace Dress
16. H&M Lace Dress
17. J.Crew Lydia Dress
18. Lover Arizona Lace Fitted Dress
19. ModCloth Mystery Loves Company Dress
20. Dolce & Gabbana Cordonetto-Lace Embellished Dress
Dolce & Gabbana’s white cordonetto-lace dress is a beautiful take on the label’s Pre-AW16 banana leaf motif. It is crafted to a body-sculpting silhouette with a green sequinned leaf, round neck, long sleeves and sheer peplum hem.