15 of the best cult dresses of summer 2020

These dresses have been cropping up all over Instagram this summer

A great summer dress is a staple in any woman's wardrobe. It can carry you from a day in the garden to a barbecue to a night out (remember those?), and playing with bright colours and prints is what this time of year is all about.

I spend a lot of time gathering style inspiration on Instagram, saving outfits that spark joy, and mentally filing ideas that I can recreate from my own wardrobe. There are so many fabulous summer dresses on the high street right now that I've seen time and again on my feed, that I felt I had to share them for some mid-summer retail therapy.

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Embroidered dress, €49.99 from Zara


Puff-sleeved cotton dress, €22.99 from H&M 



Venus turquoise dip-dye maxi dress, €388.95 from Rixo


Ivory print double V maxi dress, €68 from Topshop


ASOS DESIGN puff sleeve maxi dress with pephem in 70's floral, €48.99 from ASOS



Puff sleeve linen midi dress, €99 from & Other Stories


Printed halter neck dress, €49.95 from Zara


Smocked cotton dress, €27.99 from H&M


Ash black ditsy floral dress, €171.95 from Rixo


Black and white gingham cross back smock midi dress, now €34 from Topshop



Warehouse tiered floral print mini dress in multi, now €52.26 from ASOS


Bustier balloon mini dress, now €174 from & Other Stories



Rustic gingham dress, €29.95 from Zara


Seersucker dress, €22.99 from H&M 



ASOS DESIGN belted maxi tea dress with balloon sleeve in floral print, €62.99 from ASOS

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