29 Dresses From Amazon People Will Probably Think You Got Somewhere Super Fancy
3 November 2019 TRENDS
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A long-sleeved velvet beautysure to have you feeling like a princess — correction — a queen. amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I wore this beautiful royal blue velvet dress for New Year’s Eve and got so many compliments from complete strangers! I had one woman say to me, ‘Your dress is so beautiful, I can’t stop staring at it.’ Another young man broke away from his group to tell me, ‘beautiful dress.’The arms were a little tight, but otherwise it fit nicely. The material is heavy, like you’d expect velvet to be. It came to my ankles and I’m 5’6″, so it might be long on shorter people. The material is stretchy, so I didn’t have any trouble in the bust where I usually have difficulty with dresses. I was very comfortable all night.I tend to get warm, so I was worried about the long sleeves, but I never felt overheated wearing this. I would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a knockout dress that’s comfortable and priced right!” — Liz M. Price: $40.98(available in sizes S-XXL and in six colors) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“This was in a BuzzFeed article and I thought I’d give it try. OMG, I’m so glad I did! I wear a pant size 10 and the medium fits perfectly. I got the blue and it’s definitely more of a navy. It’s beautiful.” — Ray Price: $15.99(available in sizes XS-XXL and in 13 designs)
A faux-wrap wonderthat historians have concluded to be the most perfect work dress to exist in recorded memory. amazon.com, amazon.com
Several reviewers also love it as an adorable travel dress that won’t wrinkle in your suitcase!
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the best work dresses on Amazon. Promising review:“This. Dress. Oh boy, where do I start? Well, first off, I’m 5’7” and 165 lbs and I bought a medium. And I look fabulous! This dress is gorgeous. It flares right at the hips. The three-quarter sleeves are also a good touch. It looks very versatile, for everything from church to going on a date to business casual, depending on the footwear. Iabsolutely love this dress. The material is also cool, which is going to be great for spring and summer!” — Jen Price: $34.79(available in sizes XS-XL and in 33 colors and prints)
A strappy party dressover 1,000 reviewers love for helping them look classy even if they’re ~strapped~ for cash. amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I purchased this dress for a wedding. I was a little nervous about the low back; I can’t/won’t go without a bra and pasties don’t work for me. I was happy to see that the straps were adjustable, so my strapless bra worked perfectly with it. I got tons of compliments all night, and who doesn’t love a dress with pockets?The fabric is stretchy so you have a little wiggle room on the size. I’m 5’4 and 200 lbs, and I typically wear a large in tops and 16 in bottoms. I ordered a size large and was happy with the fit.” — Mandee Price: $33.92(available in sizes XS-XXL and in 34 colors and prints)
An elegantly embroidered stunneryou’re sure to get sewmany compliments on. Amazon Promising review:“This dress looks like it came from a high-end boutique. The fabric, stitching, and cut are all way above this dress’s price point. For reference, I’m 5’6″ and 127 lbs and curvy with a 35 1/2″ bust measurement. The medium fits perfectly. The bust measurement is the most critical thing to get right when deciding which size to purchase. The dress is forgiving at the waist and hip. If you have a 36″ bust measurement, the size 6 will be too snug. The way the dress hangs and the quality of the workmanship and fabric truly make you look like you spent several hundred dollars on it.” — MoxieLoxie Price: $59.98(available in sizes S-XXL) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I fell in love with this dress the moment I put it on. The material is lightweight and the stitching and pattern are perfect. I’m 5’2″ and 150 lbs and a a size 36DD, and I purchased a large. It’s not tight in the bust or arms.” — Kandy & Josh Turner Price: $28.99(available in sizes XS-XL and in six colors)
A pretty patterned sheathyou’ll actually look forward to wearing this week. And if someone mistakes you for the boss? I wouldn’t be surprised. amazon.com, amazon.com
You are a boss, after all.
Promising review:“I love this dress! I got compliments on it all day. My students could’ve sworn it was a $50 dress, and it’s comfy to boot! I’m 5’5″ and 140 lbs and I got the medium. I fits great and I even have a little extra room. It also goes past my knee, so it’s a great length. I’m in love!” — Luke Brenneman Price: $12.23(available in sizes XS-5X and in six styles) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“It’s a gorgeous dress!!!!! I wore it for New Years. After reading reviews, I decided medium was my size and it is. I’m 5’6″, a size 36C, 164 lbs, and an 8/10. I wore a bra but no Spanx — didn’t need them. The quality is great! There’s a stretchy, knit band sewn in the back that acts like a belt for more of a form-fitting fit. It’s really comfortable and the zipper is substantial. I might buy it in navy too.” — Madison Ave Kids Price: $29.99(available in sizes S-XXL and in four colors) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“Super cute! I love the buttons on the sleeve and the down the side of the dress. You can wear it with heels, booties, or flats. It’s a really light fabric, but not see-through. It has two belt loops and a matching belt. It’s perfect for a date or just a casual day out. I love it!” — chelsea Price: $25.99(available in sizes 4/6-12) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I ordered this dress to wear to a dance party. It was perfect! It was comfortable and easy to move in throughout the night. I got an XL, which I could just slip over my head to put on, even though it has a zipper. For reference, I’m 5’3″, 190 lbs, a cup size 38/40 DD, and I typically wear a size 14/L (sometimes XL depending on fit). I’ll be ordering another one in a different color. I highly recommend this dress!” — Sherlethia Price: $19.99(available in sizes XS-XL and in 13 colors and prints) amazon.com, amazon.com
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Degrassi?) Promising review:“I wore this dress to a wedding. I received so many compliments. I felt good in it, too. Everyone asked where a got the dress. The material is stretchy, so the XL was good for me. I’ll be buying another one in a different color.” — Kenyetta Price: $19.33(available in sizes 14-24 and in five colors)
A mermaid-inspired sequined minithat definitely needs to be part of your world. Amazon, amazon.com Promising review:“This dress is amazing, and for the price it’s a must-have. I wore it to a wedding and received so many compliments, it was ridiculous. In my opinion it fits true to size.” — Amazon Customer Price: $29.99(available in sizes XS-XL and in eight colors) Amazon Promising review:“This is an absolutely superb dress!!! The fit looks tailor-made, the quality is exceptional, and the look is incredible! I loved so much that I ordered two more!”— Melissa Price: $39.59(available in sizes XS-XL and in four colors)
An affordable and classic wrap dressthat’s just as chic and versatile as the designer alternative. Amazon Promising review:“I have the DVF wrap dress, which I love, and it cost me four times what this one cost. I love this just as well and it’s actually more flattering. I think this would flatter any figure. It is well-made and looks great. Super price — you can’t go wrong ordering this one!” — Coco L Price: $41.47(available in sizes XS-XL and in 16 colors and prints)
A stellar sequined gownto have you shining bright like a diamond (even if the baubles you pair it with are just costume jewels). amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“When I first saw this dress I couldn’t believe it was so inexpensive. I almost thought it was too good to be true. I ordered the rose gold and it blew me away. This dress easily looks about $200-$300 with the beautiful sequins and overall style. I’m also a fairly curvy woman and it fit amazingly.” — bellaxo Price: $48.26(available in sizes 2-18W and in seven colors)
An embroidered velvet tunicjust begging to be paired with your favorite tights and boots. Amazon Promising review:“Super comfy. It’s very good quality, which surprised me. It’s one of the hidden gems of Amazon. I ordered the biggest size they had as I thought it might run small, but I definitely could’ve gotten away with my true size. Regardless, it’s roomy and very warm.” — Brooke B Price: $23.98(available in sizes S-4X and in three colors) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I cannot write enough praise about this dress! I ordered it on Thursday for a ’20s-themed wedding I had on Sunday and was STRESSED the whole time about it fitting because I had no backup plan! It arrived in time and FIT PERFECTLY! It’s absolutely gorgeous. The beading and detail truly exceeded my expectations for the price.I got so many compliments all night. Highly recommend!!!” — Alexandria Segura Price: $33.99(available in sizes XS-XL and in eight colors)
A sequined lace gownwith a comfy, stretchy bodice, because it’s 2019 and formal dresses shouldn’t be uncomfortable anymore!!!! amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“There are no words to describe how beautiful this dress is! Don’t think about it! Just get it! The quality is unbelievable for the price — I am speechless! I needed an elegant dress and this was perfect. I kept getting compliments all night long. I’m extremely satisfied with this purchase!” — Jessica Martin Price: $53.99(available in sizes 14-26 and in two colors) Amazon, amazon.com Promising review:“I bought the black floral pattern and it’s SO vibrant! Wonderful fabric and well-made. The tassels add a lovely detail. I untied them to wear the neck a bit open and show the crisis-cross pattern of the ties, which adds even more detail. It glides smoothly over my hips and chest. It has a nice weight and looks like a rather expensive dress, much more than the 20 or so dollars I spent.Beautiful, precious, comfortable dress!” — Shiloh Price: $17.21(available in sizes XS-XL and in two prints) amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“This is the best dress I’ve found on Amazon! I love this dress! I followed the advice of previous reviews and ordered a larger size. It fit like a glove. I got soooo many compliments. I’ll be ordering it in more colors.” — Amazon Customer Price: $32.99(available in sizes XS-XXL and 10 colors and prints)
An asymmetric halter dressso glam, it’ll halteveryone in their tracks. amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“I purchased this dress for a wedding and was pleasantly surprised with it! I’m typically a medium but a large fit me better. The color is gorgeous and the fabric of the outer dress is thicker than anticipated. The draping across the front is really flattering. I really love how the dress shows off my shoulders.” — pugsnbourbon Price: $31.99(available in sizes S-XXL and in 12 colors)
A wide-striped ribbed sweaterdresshere to prove that cold days don’t have to mean giving up on looking stylish. Amazon, amazon.com Promising review:“This dress looks and fits exactly like the picture! It’s gorgeous. It’s a thick, heavier knit. I’m 5’10” and 160 lbs. I got the medium and it’s perfect. It hangs just right. This dress is worth the price.” — Reddragon Price: $69.50(available in sizes XS-XL and in two prints) @stylinghearts / Via amazon.com, amazon.com Promising review:“This is a great material and looks a lot more expensive than it actually is! I can’t wait to wear this to our neighborhood Christmas party this year. It would be a great fit for any formal or semi-formal event! I looks like I purchased it at Nordstrom!” — Steven Schuetz Price: $29.99(available in sizes S-XL and in eight colors)
An open-back boho maxithat’ll make everyone gasp when you turn around, pass as a much pricier dress, and make you want to book a beach vacation with all the money you saved. amazon.com, Amazon
Reviewers say this is an awesome dupe for a Free People dress!
Promising review:“I am OBSESSED with this dress!! At first I thought it was going to be too big and it seems that way when you first put it on, but once it ties it fits amazing. The quality is really good. I haven’t felt this happy about a dress in a long time!” — Amanda Ouellette Price: $28.99(available in sizes S-XL and in nine colors)
A boho shiftwith a fun metallic pattern and a versatile shape, so you’ll be ~golden~ from day to night. Amazon Promising review:“This sweet dress is totally on-trend, with the ruffles, drape, and floral motif. Very pretty! Love the fabric. The shoulders and sleeves are sheer; the bodice is lined. The length is on the short side, and it works great with opaque tights and booties. It can even work over leggings, or bare-legged with some strappy heels.” — Oliver DeMille, TJEd Price: $31.16(available in sizes 0-16)
And a long printed shirtdressI’m amazed didn’t just come straight off a runway. You say “extra” like it’s a bad thing. Amazon, amazon.com
Reviewers recommend sizing up!
Price: $36.98(available in sizes 0-14 and in 25 styles)
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