10 outdated summer dress trends to skip and 10 to buy in summer 2024

As summer approaches, I start thinking about dresses. When temperatures are above her 75 degrees, there’s nothing happier than being able to break away from your usual wardrobe and express your entire style with just her one outfit. Easy, effortless, reliable dresses are everything I want to wear in June, July, and August to work, weekends, vacations, and countless summer occasions.

Luckily, there are plenty of fresh styles to spice up your summer. Determined to add some seasonal style to our wardrobe, we scoured everything from Spring/Summer 2024 runways to trends on Instagram. I also received a lot of notes from my fellow editors to see what dress styles are getting the thumbs up from the fashion world this summer.