We know we're not alone when we say the best summer dresses on Amazon are the ones you accidentally come across whilst browsing the website for whatever the latest gadget you've seen on TikTok is. It comes as a pleasant surprise (especially when you see the price tag) and reminds you that Amazon really does have it all.
Whether you're after a casual jersey dress for everyday wear or a chic maxi for a special occasion (when we're allowed those again!), you'll find it on Amazon. The e-tailer has a surprisingly great selection of the best summer dresses, many of which have been given a major seal of approval by thousands of happy customers who have left glowing reviews with five-star ratings.
However, like most things on Amazon, the options are endless and it can soon get overwhelming unless you're after a specific item. So to help make the shopping process much easier for you, we've looked through all the top-rated and purse-friendly summer dresses on Amazon to create a list of the best ones to get right now.
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The best summer dresses on Amazon to shop now
1. Yidarton Women Summer Blue and White Porcelain Strapless Boho Maxi Long Dress
The best seller
As a best seller in the Women's Formal Dresses section on Amazon, this strapless boho maxi is perfect for an outdoor wedding, birthday, or any other special occasion when dressed up with a pair of heels but can also be used for day to day wear when summer approaches. According to customers, who have given it a 4.5 rating, it's incredibly comfortable, cooling, and flattering on different body types. It's also available in 12 different colors and prints!
2. Milumia Women's Boho Button Up Split Floral Print Flowy Party Dress
A cute floral skater
This dress is not only super cute but despite being black, the vibrant floral prints make it the ultimate everyday summer look. You can wear it for everything from a picnic date to a semi-formal occasion. It's short, breezy, and easy to wear and customers have called it "pretty and comfortable" and others have praised the stretchy waist for giving them a flattering figure.
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3. Amazon Essentials Women's Tank Waisted Maxi Dress
A casual wardrobe staple
Everyone needs a simple jersey dress in their summer wardrobe and this Amazon Essentials women's tank wait maxi dress is great option. Available in 10 different colors and prints, including red, blue, floral, and brown, it's the kind of dress you can throw on without a thought and still look amazing. Customers have been especially happy with the way it's fit, calling it great value for money.
4. Amoretu Women Summer Tunic Dress V Neck Casual Loose Flowy Swing Shift Dresses
Perfect for a trip to the beach
When dreaming of summer, the beach is one of the first things that springs to mind and this breezy swing dress by Amazon is the ultimate beach essential. Whether you're going for a sunset stroll or need a light cover-up during a day of sunbathing, this dress is it. Available in all sorts of colors, from light shades to darker ones, the casual staple is super easy to slip on and features a cute V-neck, long sleeves, and a loose fit. It's comfy and super affordable, what more could you want?
5. PRETTYGARDEN Women's Wrap Ruffle Hem Pleated Mini Dress with Belt
A summer barbie dress
Fit for a modern-day Barbie, this striped wrap ruffle hem pleated mini dress has received a four-star rating by Amazon customers who claim they've gotten plenty of compliments whilst wearing it, and we can see why. It has a super flattering fit and is light and airy enough to wear on a warm day without feeling too stuffy. Oh, and it's super cute! But warning, the cleavage area is a bit low cut according to reviews so you may have to style it with a tank top or a suitable bra if you're on the bustier side.
6. R.Vivimos Womens Summer Floral Print Puff Sleeves Vintage Ruffles Midi Dress
Fit for a period drama
This gorgeous dress is as close as Amazon gets to a Bridgerton style summer frock. The sweet midi dress features a cute floral print, puff sleeves, and vintage ruffles. Wear it with the sleeves up for a flattering square neck or push them down for an off-the-shoulder look. According to happy customers, it fits really well and looks amazing with a pair of sandals or some heels if you're off to a special occasion.
7. Yobecho Womens Summer Ruffle Sleeve Sweetheart Neckline Printing Dress Mini Dress
Available in ten colours
I think it's clear by now that nothing says summer more than a ruffle dress. This cute little mini is light and casual, so if you're looking for a day-to-day summer dress, it's a great option. Featuring a lovely subtle floral print and a sweetheart neckline, it is available in ten shades including red, green, blue, navy, yellow, and pink, and thanks to its affordable price tag, you might even be tempted to get one of each—we know we are!
8. ECOWISH Women Dresses Summer Tie Front V-Neck Spaghetti Strap Button Down A-Line Backless Swing Midi Dress
The perfect picnic dress
We imagine ourselves wearing this dress on a cute picnic date by a river on a warm summer's day. It fits the script, doesn't it? Especially in this soft yellow hue. The popular dress has a strong 4-star rating on Amazon as well as endless reviews gushing over how flattering the fit is. It features a button-down and tie front, spaghetti straps, and a low back. It's also available in an array of colors and prints, so you're spoilt for choice.
Sagal is a journalist, specialising in lifestyle, pop culture, fashion and beauty. She has written for a number of publications including Vogue, Glamour, Stylist, Evening Standard, Bustle, You Magazine, Dazed and Wonderland to name a few.
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