The best romantic dresses exhibit a quiet elegance and are effortlessly versatile for all occasions. Wear one on a summertime date, weekend picnic, museum outing, or a wedding—the options are far and wide. A romantic dress can take many forms but is most often characterized by an A-line silhouette and midi-length. Find options in whimsical floral prints or in solid shades; styles made from lace and linen to silk and satin. They can be smocked at the bodice and puff-sleeved; sleeveless or one-shouldered, but above all, they are feminine and flattering to wear, all with an accentuated waist.
Romantic dresses were spotted throughout the Spring/Summer 2022 collections, from Emila Wickstead to Markarian. Discover more of these delicate, charming dresses in Over the Moon’s exclusive collaboration with Brock Collection or from cult-favorite labels like Dôen and Hill House Home, who have made a household name for these one-and-done dresses. Style one with a set of espadrilles, slides for something more casual, or dress them up with a pair of heels for a special occasion. In short, a sweet romantic dress is the ultimate summer wardrobe staple. Shop one now from our edit ahead.
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