Finding that PERFECT Summer Dress

“It’s going to be a bright, bright, sunshine day”. With that in mind, it’s time to go out and invest in that perfect summer dress! Tall, petite, curvy, athletic, or expecting, there is a dress out there to best complement your features. Here I present to you some great options that will put you on the best-dressed list among friends and family.


Find yourself looking up most of the time? Looking up to dresses that are longer than you. No need to fear! Designers are now introducing petite lines to their collections. Let’s face the fact that we all aren’t 5’10, unless we have on our 6-inch heels. J. Crew has a great petite section, totally devoted to dressing your body type. Here I present the Louise Dress. Made of silk chiffon, this summer dress is transitional from day to evening, and perfectly parable with a cardigan. Coming in a variety of colors, you can choose which shade best suits you and your personality.


Available at:


From small to tall, embrace your height and pull off that maxi dress. Best suited for girls 5’6 and up, this dress is great for running around town, to grabbing brunch. Easily transitional from spring to summer to fall, this style can be worn just about all year around. This two-tone Halston Heritage maxi summer dress will surely add a punch of color to your wardrobe. Keeping with a two toned theme you can easily pair this dress with a neutral color sweater for those chilly summer nights.


Available at:


Broad shoulders? Toned arms? Wanting to show off more of your feminine side?  Look no further than a kaftan. Perfect for a summer picnic or lounging poolside, this dress flows with the wind. Keeping with a more whimsical aesthetic, you can easily pair this garment with oversized earrings or a chunky necklace. Luck be a lady tonight, in this Oscar de la Renta white silk kaftan with black applique motif, which makes for a great bold, look at me, statement.


Available at: 


Large and in charge! All you see is curves. If you have it don’t hide it, flaunt it! When looking for that perfect summer dress be sure to keep in mind to look for something with bit of a cinched waistline. This will help accentuate your curvature, showcasing your best assets. This jersey v-neck maxi dress features slender shoulder straps and an elastic waist seam that will adjust to your perfect fit. Coming in all black, this garment can be paired with just about any accessory.


Available at:


Expecting… Expecting not being able to fit into anything besides elastic sweatpants for the next nine months? Well you assumed wrong. Just because you have a bundle of joy on the way doesn’t mean you have to look frumpy. Let me introduce the wrap dress. Great for just about any body type, this casual chic dress is comfortable and stylish all at the same time.  Issa makes a great silk-jersey wrap maternity dress. Coming in a rich violet hue, this color will compliment just about everyone’s skin tone. A perfect dress for that Mom to be!

                                                                                                   ISSA_Wrap_DressAvailable at:

Short, tall, curvy, toned, whatever your body type there is a perfect summer dress for you. All you need to know is what works best for your body figure. We are all individuals here so embrace who you are and accentuate your best self in something lovely and flattering.