10 Summer-Ready White Dresses You Need Right Now

Whether you're newly engaged or just consider the LWD a warm-weather staple (don't we all?), here are the prettiest ones to wear this season

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BARE FACTS

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Courtesy Velvet

Wear this breezy dress on or off your shoulders depending on how frisky you’re feeling.

Buy It! Velvet “Gustina” off-the-shoulder lace dress, $158; velvet-tees.com

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TWO-FACED

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Courtesy Mango

Consider this the sartorial mullet of LWDs — classic halter in the front, party-ready cutouts in the back.

Buy It! Mango halter-neck long dress, $80; shop.mango.com

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WHITE COLLAR

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Courtesy Shopbop

The classic shirtdress gets a modern update thanks to unexpected details like a tie-waist and flouncy, asymmetrical skirt.

Buy It! C/Meo Collective “Make It Work” poplin dress, $189; shopbop.com

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FEMININE CHARM

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Courtesy MatchesFashion

Calling all brides-to-be: We’ve found the perfect, intricately laced number to wear to that garden bridal shower your besties are throwing for you.

Buy It! Self-Portrait Teardrop lace peplum dress, $478; matchesfashion.com

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IT’S A WRAP

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Courtesy Asos

Just as comfortable as your favorite bathrobe but way chicer, this waist-cinching sheath will compliment even the most boyish figure.

Buy It! Asos Clean obi wrap dress with v front, $73; asos.com

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NO SWEAT

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Courtesy Urban Outfitters

Cold shoulder fashion is having a major moment, and this flowy version will keep you cool on those balmy summer nights.

Buy It! Silence+Noise “Ella” cold-shoulder midi dress, $129; urbanoutfitters.com

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FIT TO BE TIED

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Courtesy Rebecca Minkoff

This looks like your basic shift dress but the grommeted laces and subtle waist-nipping details (how cute are the tiny triangle cutouts?) make it super flattering.

Buy It! Rebecca Minkoff “Shaliene” dress, $198; rebeccaminkoff.com

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HEMMING IT UP

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Courtesy Halston Heritage

Need something sexy but tasteful to wear to your bachelorette dinner? Halston specializes in fete-worthy dresses, and this sleek piece is no exception.

Buy It! Halston Heritage Crepe dress with cutouts, $395; halston.com

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CUTE AS A BUTTON

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Courtesy Gap

Pair this sweet number with colorful sneakers for a sightseeing-filled weekend trip or wedges for an impromptu day date.

Buy It! Gap Eyelet and mesh shirtdress, $55; gap.com

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CREAM OF THE CROP

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Courtesy BHLDN

The best part about this flirty jumpsuit? It complements all heights — even petites! — thanks to its midi length.

Buy It! Moon River “Coquille” jumpsuit, $100; bhldn.com

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