We’re suckers for a timeless dress, and admittedly the shirt dress is one of our all-time favorites. Aside from the fact that it’s a regular amongst tastemakers like Chiara Ferragni of The Blonde Salad and Leandra Medine of The Man Repeller, it’s warm-weather friendly and works for every style type, making it a true closet keeper.
Scroll through for 12 examples of how to wear the shirt dress this summer, and treat yourself to one with the shopping section at the end!
Who: Leigh Lezark
Style Tip: Try a shirt dress with sharp lines, and pair it with a structured black purse, and heeled ankle boots.
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Who: Ali Larter
Style Tip: For a weekend outfit worthy of praise, wrap a belt around your shirt dress, toss a boho bag over your shoulders, and finish the look with a pair of suede ankle booties!
Who: Tamu McPherson of All The Pretty Birds
Style Tip: Pair a sleeveless shirt dress with espadrilles and a bright necklace for a laidback, beachy vibe.
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Style Tip: Wear a pair of Bermuda shorts under your shirt dress, and unbutton the dress up to the waist for a unique styling look.
MSGM Embellished Cotton Poplin & Ottoman Dress ($1160)
We’ll be the first ones to say it: we’d definitely feel like the coolest girl at the party in this embellished shirt dress.
Sophie Hulme Gold Chain Cotton Shirt Dress ($403)
Invest in a crisp, white shirt dress and you’ll thank yourself for years to come.
Anthropologie Scattered Curves Shirt Dress ($178)
Just try not to feel more feminine in this pink printed dress!