9 of the Best Floral Dresses

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Street Style – New York Fashion Week SS19 Day 2


Nothing says summer quite like a floral frock. Capture a laid back and luxurious mood with these of-the-moment printed dresses. Invest wisely and this will be one of the hardest working pieces in your wardrobe – great with trainers for off-duty cool and perfect with heels and a smattering of jewels for a more sophisticated occasion. Whether a small ditsy print or large and loud, there is a floral out there for everyone.

Jazzy greens

These flattering mid-length dresses can be easy adapted with heels or smart sandals. If you’re heading for a late summer break in Europe, they’re the perfect travel companions.

The Vampire’s Wife green silk dress, MatchesFashion; Les Rêveries floral-print cotton-voile wrap dress, Net-A-Porter; Prada shirred cotton poplin dress, Net-A-Porter.

A touch of lavender

An undeniably feminine take on florals, the pinky purple hues in these florals will melt the steeliest of fashion hearts. Toughen them up with trainers.

Bernadette silk dress, Bernadette Antwerp; Miu Miu crystal embellished ruffle silk floral dress, Net-A-Porter; Diane Von Furstenberg silk crepe wrap dress, Diane Von Furstenberg

Spice rack tones

Opt for rust, mustard and dusty tones for an instant nod to this season. Keep it modern with light layers of gold jewellery and your favourite black slides.

Sea floral print midi dress, Sea-NY; Les Reveries silk printed dress, Net-A-Porter; Saloni tea-style dress, Shopbop

  • By Elaine Lloyd-Jones