Aptly named, this dress gives you a sophisticated yet fun summer look without having to accessorize. A great dress for almost any summer event – especially an urban roof-top cocktail or tapas party. Milly Spin Art Sari Beaded Hostess Dress, $532, available at Revolve.
Find a dress to match your hosting style – this one is fun and sophisticated. Wear it for a bridal shower or a cocktail party. You’ll wear this one over and over. Michael Stars Taupe/Fire Eve Kaftan Dress, $138, available at Rosie True.
This dress creates a low-maintenance, pulled-together look, perfect for hosting a summer book club meeting. Pair it with leggings in the fall. Dolce Vita Alina Shirtdress, $110, available at DJPremium.
Easy breezy is the look of this maxi dress, which is great for a sophisticated pool-side party when paired with bright patent leather flip flops. Sparkle & Fade Sheer Button-Front Maxi Tank Dress, $69, available at Urban Outfitters.
Beachbouse dinner party? Throw on this dress for a hip, resort-wear feel and add a tribal necklace for some contrast. Diane von Furstenberg Squaretan Dress, $325, available at Shopbop.
Proper enough for a graduation party or ladies lunch. H&M Light Beige Dress, $30, available at H&M.
This 20’s inspired lace number is simple enough for a saturday night dinner party or a hip baby shower. Dorothy Perkins Light Mocha Lace Drop Waist Dress, $69, available at Dorothy Perkins.