Maxi dresses are a great fashion essential for the warmer months of spring and summer. They help us to stay cool and look fabulous and are one of the most comfy dress styles to wear thanks to their long, flowing material.
Maxi dresses not only look great and feel good on; they are also very forgiving for us curvier girls. If you have a fuller figure or have been blessed with a slightly larger than average chest size then they are a great way of showing off and making the most of your best assets whilst disguising the bits that you’re not so keen on!
Here are 10 of my favourite maxi dresses that you can buy right now, ready for spring/summer and that range from a size 16 upwards.
Maxi Dresses from the Gemma Collins Collection
These two Gemma Collins dresses above are a great example of easy to wear, day time maxi dresses. Both are under £80 each and will make a great fashion buy to last all summer long. Whether you’re a fan of her on the TV show ‘TOWIE’ or not, there’s no denying that these dresses look great!
Blue Tee Maxi Dress from Dorothy Perkins
Bright, beautiful and yet cleverly casual, this Blue tee maxi dress from Dorothy Perkins is a must have summer essential and a real bargain for just £25.00 at the moment!
Batik Print Maxi Dress from Curvissa
This brightly tribal patterned dress from Curvissa is ideal for making you feel confident. The strikingly bold patterns just scream ‘summer!’ and it is ideal for wearing as an ever day dress or for a special occasion when you want to make a real statement. Air with simple shoes and accessories.
Boho Chic and Halter Neck Maxi Dresses from Simply Be
These two styles are both equally wearable, one brings a touch of Boho chic and the other brings a halterneck style that would be perfect for beachwear and holidays!
Ruby’s Closet Black Feather Print Embellished Maxi Dress from New Look
This dramatic maxi dress looks beautiful for evening wear. Floaty material and a touch of sparkle make it a wonderful dress for wearing on a warm spring or summer evening. You can afford to splash out on this one at a budget friendly £36.00
Red Knot Front Maxi Dress from Dorothy Perkins
Looking for a dramatic maxi dress? Go all out with this striking bright red dress with knot front detailing. Priced at a budget friendly £25.00
Maxi Dresses from Evans
Last but not least we have these two fab maxi dresses from Evans, One is a monochrome style floral maxi dress that is very on trend right now, priced at £49.50 and the other is a flattering graphic print maxi dress that is suitable for any occasion! Both would make great buys now, ready for when our warmer weather finally arrives, but be quick as stocks are running low on some sizes!
Happy bargain hunting, ladies! Hopefully you’ll spot loads more potential fashion picks throughout your search.