These Are the Most Popular Casual Dresses of the Season

Along with shorts, swimsuits, and sandals, casual dresses are a summertime staple around the globe. And we don't know about you, but the plethora of casual dresses to choose from this time of year can get more than a little overwhelming. So to help guide you in your shopping journey, we consulted the experts in all things trend-related: Edited. The fashion retail analytics company gets its insights by monitoring over 700 million products in real time.

Luckily, Edited's retail analysis and insights director, Katie Smith, told us about six dress trends that are soaring in sales this season, and they're all really good. You'll have to keep reading to find out what they are, but we'll kick things off by providing you with this interesting tidbit from her: "Despite the chatter, the off-the-shoulder trend is far from dead."

Keep reading to find out more about the aforementioned style and five others that are very popular this season. (And be sure to scroll all the way to the end to find out which trend is "the biggie" this season.)