It can sometimes be hard to find maxi dresses that allow you to wear a regular bra. This one, in red or black, with a sexy side split, is casual perfection. It’s available in sizes 12-20.
|Boohoo.com Layla Side Split Slinky Maxi Dress|
Eshakti has really been hitting it out of the park this past year. The crisscross detail on the straps gives this maxi dress a lot of visual interest. I would dress this one up with a bold cuff bracelet or dress it down with flat sandals. This dress is available in sizes 0-36W or custom fit.
|eShakti Crisscross Strap Crepe Maxi Dress|
This ruffled number from H&M is pretty in pink. Available in sizes 14-24.
|H&M+ Long Dress|
Land’s End offers straight and plus sizes AND petite and tall lengths. This maxi is available in three print options and sizes 0-26W (petite sizes available in sizes XXS-XL). This floral print is just perfect for spring!
|Land’s End Sleeveless Maxi Dress|
Have you checked out the Milly line for Kohl’s? This dolman sleeve maxi dress is available in sizes XXS-XL and in this fun print or sapphire.
|MILLY for DesigNation by Kohl’s Dolman Maxi Dress|
This maxi dress from Eloquii in versatile scuba fabric is available in navy or a fiery red-orange color. The strategic and interesting seaming elevate this dress from simple maxi to a a beautiful, structured showpiece. Size 14-24
|Eloquii Studio Cutout Scuba Gown|
Available in sizes small to 4X, I would wear this one from Rebdolls as resort wear, or if I was feeling especially daring, for a fashion event or special night out with the man.
|Rebdolls Grisel “Lost in Paradise” Gown|
For when I’m feeling a little less daring, this white crochet-trimmed gauzy dress from Forever 21 is such a pretty and easy spring/summer option. Available in sizes XL-3X.
|Forever 21+ Crochet-Trimmed Maxi Dress|
From Target’s new plus size line, Ava & Viv, this graphic striped maxi dress is one of the few winners from this otherwise (in my opinion) dull and disappointing collection.
|Ava & Viv Plus Size Maxi Dress|
This option from LOFT, available in regular, petite, and tall sizes, has such a gorgeous print. The laid-back vibe is perfect for road trips, casual outings, and backyard barbecues.
|LOFT Wanderlust Maxi Dress|
What do you think? See anything you like? Do you wear maxi dresses? If so, do you wear them as casual wear, for dressy occasions or both?