23 floral dresses that prove Miranda Priestly was right… florals are SO much more than just a spring thing

Tulips, roses, peonies: whatever your vibe is, floral dresses are so hot right now. And whether you’re wondering what to wear to work or you’ve got some nuptials you need a wedding guest dress for, the varieties of floral dresses are almost as endless as our love for them.

Nobody’s Child reigns supreme when it comes to affordable floral dresses, with their Selena cut coming in top. With a slim silhouette and fluty sleeves, it’s the perfect companion to your mules or heels as you watch your bestie say “I do”. If you’ve got a little more money to spend, the Lucinda tiered smocked floral-print dress from New York-based brand SEA is the perfect transitional piece to see you right through to autumn – with a smocked bodice and floaty tiered skirt. So. Chic.

Afraid to look garishly girly? Just add a cool trench coat on cooler days, or a pair of white trainers or chunky dad sandals, et voilà! The global appeal behind floral dresses is that they’re endlessly versatile.

Want more dress styles to add to your wardrobe? We’ve found the best summer wedding guest dresses, flattering dresses, linen dresses and polka dot dresses, plus the best summer dresses to wear all season long. Looking for something to throw on and go? Floaty dresses are where it’s at, and backless dresses are perfect for those nights out with the girls.

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Here’s our edit of the 23 best floral dresses to snap up right now…