One of our favorite things about being a lady is getting to shop for dresses. One of our favorite things about summer is getting to wear them! With a month and a half left of the warm season, we've compiled the top 12 summer dresses of 2012 to help you take full advantage of the opportunity to sport the finest maxi or mini before it's time to bust out the jackets and scarves...
1. Alexi Shirt Dress
Alloy has an amazing bold shirt dress that can be a hit for any occasion! The hot pink color goes along perfect with this summer’s bold color trends, and gives you an opportunity to dress it up with the right accessories. You can wear this style with a pair of wedges for a day time look, or a cute pair of stilettos for a night on the town! The possibilities are endless!
2. Pebble Crepe Embellished Maxi Dress
This style by Nicole Miller is one that we absolutely love! The bold colors along the neckline accompanying the white floor length maxi, makes this a great look for the summer giving you a pop of color to add to this fun look. This we would recommend for the fashionista who isn’t afraid of a little bold color in her life!
3. Ali & Kris Ruffle Peacock Tube Dress
Tilly’s has this adorable dress that is perfect for that summer time beach weather. With the added texture of the ruffles in the front you can be sure to make a bold statement in this dress when you’re hitting up any of your summer activities. This dress will look great with a cute pair of sandals as well as a comfortable pair of wedges.
4. Edith V-Neck
Banana Republic has created the ultimate look for the working woman on the go. Their Edith V-neck dress has made our top 12 list of summer dresses for its versatility to go from a look in the office to a look on the go! With the right pair of shoes and accessories the navy blue Edith V-neck can go from looking work ready to a fun summer night on the town!
5. Navy Floral Lucca Couture Dress
RedemptionStyle.com has created the ultimate summer couture look with their Navy Floral Lucca Couture dress! This dress has made our list for its unique style and couture favoring. The floral print makes it a great dress for the summer time and the front gives you a glimpse of sex appeal, while creating the illusion of a long dress in the back. It’s a great summer trend for the girl who likes to be bold and chic.
6. Cross Printing Double Strap Exposed Shoulder Dress
This Oasap homage to mod dress has made our list of the top 12 summer dresses! Its bold color and pattern and the hint of sexy makes it the perfect summer dress if you’re trying to make a bold statement, and shy away from the floral prints and flowy maxis. Stay ahead of the trends with this dress by creating your own look for summer.
7. Love Struck Maxi Dress in Powder Pink
This Grecian style dress by PinkMascara.com is a sexy summer find and one of our favorite looks for the summer! The cut-outs in the back show just enough skin, while the chiffon see-through bottom gives the illusion of legs, without having too much exposed. This dress has made the list for top summer dresses for its sexy design and sheer bottom, creating a hint of sexy while staying covered up!
8. Color Striped Flutter Dress
This colorful style by DJ Premium Boutique is one of the hottest trends for this summer. The bright bold color blocking in the dress is one of the latest looks that’s come straight from the runway to your closet! This dress is not only stylish, but comfortable with its roomy and flowy design and texture. You can dress this look up with your favorite pair of stilettos or keep it casual with your comfy flats. Whatever look you’re going for you can be sure to capture the eye of everyone in the room with this bold number!
9. Dear Creatures Women's Garden Dress- Khaki
This dress from Dear Creatures summer 2012 collection was made for the retro girl in all of us! The contrasting green with the signature khaki has modified this retro style and made it a hot summer look for 2012. This dress is chic, cute, and subtly sexy, perfect for a warm summer night, or a daytime stroll! You can find this look on 80spurple.com, along with a wide selection of other great looks!
10. Vest Dress
Stay comfortable and stylish in this cute vest dress from SuperDry.com. This style can be dressed up with the right accessories, or dressed down with a pair of leggings and flip flops. The stripes add just a bit of flair to the cotton-knit dress, making it stand out just a little bit more.
11. Divine Wear Black Zipper Dress
You can never go wrong with a little black dress, especially one as adorable as this one. Easily can be dressed up or down with the right shoes and accessories, and is an appropriate length for any event or occasion. Match this dress up with a cute blazer or a cute pair of wedges to get a versatile look that you can never go wrong with. This dress by Divine Wear can be found on Modnique.com along with some other amazing styles and deals on top name brands.
12. For Love & Lemons Good Times Dress in Gold
Turn your sexy all the way on with this gold leopard dress from For Love & Lemons! This dress is for the ladies who love to make an entrance. With its loose and draping materials and sexy cut-outs there’s no way you won’t be turning heads in this number. The sexy style and ferocious pattern makes this dress one of our top finds for the summer! The dress can be found on ShopTheTrendBoutique.com along with other amazing dresses and styles to choose from, take a look!
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