Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses

11 & Other Stories dresses we’ll be wearing on repeat this summer

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Summer-ready dresses have never looked so good, and these 11 & Other Stories numbers are proof.

At last, dress season is upon us. It’s time to relegate the restrictive jeans of winter to the backs of our wardrobes and promote our legion of breathable dresses.

On the off-chance, though, that your arsenal is in need of an update, there’s help at hand from the fashion gods at & Other Stories, which has stocked its IRL and virtual shelves full of the best dresses anybody could ever desire for their summer wardrobes.

There are teeny-tiny knitted mini dresses, floaty maxis that scream, “Get me on a flight right this minute,” and there are floral dresses that will instantly become the most hard-working members of your wardrobe in no time at all. These are the & Other Stories dresses we’re snapping up ASAP (race you to the checkout).

  • & Other Stories buttoned linen mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories buttoned linen mini dress

    A linen dress is never a bad idea, but especially when it’s lime-coloured and this good-looking. Pair with statement-making flatform sandals and a kitschy summer-ready bag for optimal style points.

    Shop & Other Stories buttoned linen mini dress, £75

  • & Other Stories strappy side slit maxi dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories strappy side slit maxi dress

    You can never go wrong with a sweeping, floaty dress and that’s precisely what this burgundy calf-length midi offers in spades.

    Shop & Other Stories strappy side slit maxi dress, £65

  • & Other Stories bow detail linen mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories bow detail linen mini dress

    Heading to any weddings, bat mitzvahs or christenings this year? This orange-toned mini is simply crying out to be debuted by you with a pair of strappy sandals and a bold lip.

    Shop & Other Stories bow detail linen mini dress, £85

  • & Other Stories puff sleeve linen midi dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories puff sleeve linen midi dress

    There’s just something about baby blue during the summer months, and the cut and silhouette of this midi is a case in point as to why it’s such a warm weather perennial. 

    Shop & Other Stories puff sleeve linen midi dress, £95

  • & Other Stories strappy wrap mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories strappy wrap mini dress

    Holidays are back on! Which means we need the wardrobe to match. Enter, this fun and playful mini, which is the sartorial equivalent of a smile on a sad day.

    Shop & Other Stories strappy wrap mini dress, £75

  • & Other Stories pointelle knit midi dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories pointelle knit midi dress

    “Swimsuits on and get yourselves to the beach,” is all I hear when I see this creamy crocheted number. Add sunglasses and beach-ready snacks and you’re good to go.

    Shop & Other Stories pointelle knit midi dress, £120

  • & Other Stories linen mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories linen mini dress

    Get ready to channel the red-clad dancing emoji with this structured mini dress, which simply needs a pair of flatforms to really do all the talking.

    Shop & Other Stories linen mini dress, £85

  • & Other Stories cut-out back mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories cut-out back mini dress

    A knitted mini dress is the ultimate summer style saviour, thanks to its ability to be both subtle yet also stylish. We’ll take one in every colour, thank you very much.

    Shop & Other Stories cut-out back mini dress, £65

  • & Other Stories ruffled strappy mini dress

    Summer fashion: best affordable & Other Stories new-in dresses
    & Other Stories ruffled strappy mini dress

    There’s very little we don’t like about this punchy bubblegum-toned mini, and we foresee great things for its relationship with the rest of our summer wardrobe.

    Shop & Other Stories ruffled strappy mini dress, £65

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