Five Essential Summer Dresses: The Long and Short of It

Five Essential Summer Dresses

Shop smart this summer. As much as we want to buy every cute dress we try on (and god knows there’s an unlimited supply of those), it’s best for your budget to remember that you need a little something of everything. Maxis like this printed Nanette Lepore ($226) are great for your average day. See which other essentials you’ll want after the jump and shop for them from Bergdorf’s summer sale!

Five Essential Summer Dresses

Beach
Aiko Laurette Striped Single-Sleeve Dress ($174):
This playful, sailor-striped dress will fit in just perfectly on the shore! More importantly, the light crepe will keep you feeling cool.

Five Essential Summer Dresses

Wedding
Catherine Malandrino Strapless Charmeuse Mock-Wrap Dress ($225):
Of course wearing white at a wedding is a big no-no, but dark hues like black and red can look equally out of place. A pastel charmeuse dress is the ideal blend of flattering and understated.

Five Essential Summer Dresses

Cocktail
Herve Leger Sequin-Top A-Line Bandage Dress ($1,183):
You can always count on Herve Leger to make an appearance at a party. This A-line style is a nice change from the oh-so-popular bodycon.

Five Essential Summer Dresses

Luncheon
Halston Heritage Cross-Neck Short-Sleeve Dress ($131):
Luncheons can be a little formal. This dress is sophisticated yet summery in a citrus shade that’s sure to garner compliments from all around the table.

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