Madewell Day Dresses
It's the small but significant details that make each Madewell piece feel current and cool - like the lightly frayed hem on this dress. It's cut from a soft blend of cotton and linen that'll keep you comfortable on balmy days and has a flattering wrap front. We like it solo or layered over a tee.
- Black and white flannel- Button fastenings through front- 100% viscose- Machine wash
Star-print dresses are always on our wish list in the run-up to the party season, making Madewell's mini a timely choice and one you should snap up before it's gone. This piece is cut from fluid burgundy and ecru silk and has fluttering edges. Style it with a beanie and high-top sneakers during the day.
Madewell's 'Night Flower' maxi dress is one of those perfect throw-on-and-go styles that'll work just as well with sneakers as it will ankle boots or espadrilles. This piece is cut from terracotta silk crepe de chine printed with cream and yellow feathers. It's finished with a flattering wrap-effect front and two slits to enhance the fluidity.
Madewell's tea dress captures the femininity of the timeless '40s staple and feels cool and relaxed - exactly what we're after on easy summer days. Decorated with pretty "field bouquet" florals, this silk crepe de chine style has a flattering wrap-effect bodice and tie-fastening sleeves that create subtle ruching. Try wearing yours over jeans or add heels for weddings and garden parties.
Madewell's dress is printed with miniature blooms against a forest-green base - we think it's the perfect way to work florals in the cooler months. Cut from lightly crinkled chiffon, it has blouson sleeves and is designed in a wrap-effect silhouette that accentuates your waist. Try layering it over a turtleneck on cooler days.
"Cool and effortless, this might be the only thing to get us out of our jeans, " says Madewell of this shirt dress. Designed with off-duty days in mind, this blue piece has a slightly frayed hem to create the feel of an old favorite. You'll love how simple it is to style - just add sneakers or slides.
Pretty ruffles and a bright indigo wash give this denim dress a fresh, early-'80s vibe. Plus, the high waist paired with the A-line skirt gives you legs for days. Style Name:Madewell Ruffle Denim Dress. Style Number: 5429355. Available in stores.
A truly pretty dress in breezy eyelet lace with a scalloped hem. With its elasticized waist and a concealed button front, it's as comfy as it is flattering. Waisted. Falls 35" from highest point of bodice. Poly. Lined. Dry clean. Import.
On its own or layered under a denim jacket, this casual striped dress always looks great thanks to the fit-perfecting ribbed knit. Style Name:Madewell Stripe Rib Knit Minidress. Style Number: 5416215. Available in stores.
Soft, cozy merino wool is stitched into a casually fab sweater-dress updated with ties on the cuffs and perfect for pairing with your favorite booties. Style Name:Madewell Tie Cuff Sweater Dress. Style Number: 5468173. Available in stores.
Swingy and stretchy, this A-line tee dress is made of the softest, drapiest jersey. Add sandals or sneaks for a perfect throw-on-and-go outfit. Nonwaisted. Falls 35" from high point of shoulder. Viscose/elastane. Machine wash. Import.
A stripey tie-sleeve shift dress with a versatile neckline that can be worn on or off the shoulders (we love a good day-to-night switcheroo). Nonwaisted. Falls 37 1/4" from high point of shoulder. Viscose. Dry clean. Import.
For days when you need a something a little extra pretty, try this off-the-shoulder dress with floaty bell sleeves. The breezy embroidered eyelet was inspired by the lace on a '20s nightgown. Nonwaisted. Falls 30 1/4" from high point of shoulder. Rayon/Tencel®. Lined. Dry clean. Import.
Our supersoft denim shirt returns in dress form with a cooler-than-cool letdown hem. This one's drapey, laid-back and oh so easy. Nonwaisted. Falls 35 5/8" from high point of shoulder. Cotton/lyocell. Machine wash. Import.
As the daughter of archaeologists, Manhattan-born Ulla Johnson went on some incredible family vacations. Her globe-trotting childhood comes through in thoughtful designs like this airy lace-up mini dress with its subtle tie-dye finish. Nonwaisted. Falls 35 1/2" from high point of shoulder (based on size 6). Tencel®/linen/cotton. Lined. Dry clean. Import.
As comfy as your favorite pajamas, this sweatshirt-dress made from supersoft stretch terry is perfect to throw on and go. Style Name:Madewell Sweatshirt Dress. Style Number: 5445604. Available in stores.
A goes-with-everything mockneck dress with a flattering swingy shape. Made of stretchy, substantial ribbed jersey, this is an all-day style that can do night duty too (and, bonus, it looks great with tights). Nonwaisted. Falls 34 3/8" from high point of shoulder. Poly/rayon/spandex. Machine wash. Import.
A new sunny-day classic, this dress combines menswear-inspired shirting fabric with flirty cascading ruffles for a true guy-meets-gal feel. Waisted. Falls 34 5/8" from high point of shoulder. Cotton. Lined. Machine wash. Import.
Make every day a bit more special with the luxe touch of velvet in this versatile shift that's as cute worn casually as it is dressed up for a night out. Style Name:Madewell Velvet Mockneck Shift Dress. Style Number: 5482387. Available in stores.