24 Dress-Outfit Ideas to Wear Before the End of Summer

A dear friend once told me, “we all know you live for peak summertime dressing” and honestly she was right. Don’t get me wrong, I’m excited to start adopting fall’s biggest trends, but practicing a socially distanced summer has left me with a bit of FOMO. To be clear: I’m not missing the times of pre-COVID-19 (as we’re not going to really go back to that for a while) but for a time when I could frolic about somewhere in the sun in a hot lil’ ensemble without worries. 

But, if this time has taught me anything it’s about finding joy even in the bleakest of circumstances—and if that means, throwing on a little sundress, so be it. So ahead, we’ve rounded up 24 dress outfit ideas from readers to replicate before the end of the summer—because who said you can’t wear a full look at home? Or to a picnic? You can still make the most of this summer, and find a little joy in the process, all you have to do is keep reading…