Sun dresses are among the most popular and versatile summer dresses for many people, for great reasons! A sun dress is a casual or informal dress meant to be worn during hot, sunny days, usually in a light, lightweight material, usually cotton, and generally with thin, strap shoulder straps. It’s typically a halter style, with a thin neckline, usually no shoulders, and wide, backless straps. Some sun dresses are backless and strapless, while others are open and straight.
You can go to any formal store and find at least a few sun dresses to choose from. You may want to look online to get an idea of the variety and price ranges, but even when you don’t, it’s easy to find great deals on dresses in many casual clothing stores, such as outlet malls, flea markets, or consignment shops. Look for sales, closeout, or clearance items, as they often have great quality and can last for years. When you’re buying second-hand, always check for authenticity, and choose one that fits properly.
Sun dresses come in many styles, colors, fabrics, patterns, etc. You should get something you’ll love to wear, because there are so many options. Sun dresses are ideal for a day at the beach, to a pool, to the beach, to the park, or anywhere you may want to enjoy the summer sun. They can be casual or elegant, sexy or simple; a sun dress can be worn by women or teenagers, young or old.
Do your homework before you go looking for a sun dress or “barely” dress to try on. Find out what is in stores and what’s in your size. It’s helpful if you have your measurements handy, as you need to have at least three before you go shopping. You can try on sun dresses in local stores, but it’s wise to go to some of the biggest clothing stores with many sun dress options. You can try on sun dresses online to see if they fit. If they don’t fit or you have trouble finding the style you like, many online stores have a return policy that may extend your shipping costs.
If you go to local stores, look for a fun, funky, or bright sun dress to wear to a summer party, a picnic, a pool party, or a casual get together. Bright, fun and colorful dresses are good for both young and old. Choose bright colors such as red, orange, yellow, blue, green, maroon, purple, teal, and Neon. These colors will make you feel summery and happy!
Finding fun, funky, or bright sun dresses is easy. The key is knowing what to wear, where to buy it from, how much it will cost, and if it will look good on you. Don’t just look at pictures of sun dresses on the internet, look at yourself in the mirror and ask, “Does this look good on me?” If it does, you have found an excellent sun dress!