12 of the best cut-out dresses to buy now

With summer perhaps coming to an end, cut-out dresses aren’t going anywhere. We don’t know if it’s due to strangulation Euphoria has us, or Kendall Jenner’s dodgy but coveted wedding guest dress, but our desire to bare some skin and introduce cutouts into our wardrobe has never been stronger.

If stripped styles seem like the kind of thing you generally shy away from, we’re here to convince you to re-evaluate. There are plenty of ways to make and wear cutout dresses that don’t just scream skin, from deconstructed details to unconventional slits and peekaboo backs.

Below, we’ve rounded up our favorite finds, making sure to cater to a variety of occasions, styles and comfort levels. So whether you’re looking for something sleek and strategically placed, or have something a little spicier in mind, keep scrolling to shop 27 of our favorite cutout dresses below.

Simon Miller Pica Cutout Dress

Price: $271

You can’t help but think of the asymmetrical cutout in the back of this dress. Buy it here before it sells out.

Twisted Long Sleeve Cotton Mini Dress

Price: $59.99

Perfect for cooler weather, you’ll be wearing this long sleeve mini dress all winter long. Buy here.

Aje Introspect cutout mini dress

Price: $525

Aje’s latest collections have featured some truly stunning cutout dresses. One of our favorites is this adorable linen number. Buy here.

Alemais Farrah Cutout Midi Dress

Price: $565

We’re obsessed with the retro paisley-inspired print of this stunning cutout dress from Alemais. The puff sleeves and high neckline are dreamy. Buy here.

Dress Gabrielle Wntrmse

Price: $239 $143.40

This versatile knit two-piece can be worn separately or together for custom cutouts. Buy here.

Aere Cutout Maxi Dress

Price: $170

This dreamy linen dress features puff sleeves and a bold back. Buy here.

The Wolf Gang Levisa Key Hole Mini Dress

Price: $279

This tangerine cutout mini dress features a keyhole detail in the front and a cute open back. Buy here.

Elka Collective Isobel knit dress

Price: $269

Subtle cutouts make this knit dress endlessly versatile. Buy here.

Lover Kaia cutout dress

Price: $280 $196

Subtle and flattering, we love this go-anywhere piece from Lover. Buy here.

Witchery Cutout Maxi Dress

Price: $229

This chic knit maxi dress proves that cutouts can work for any occasion. Buy here.

Simon Miller Sun Cutout Dress

Price: $354

We don’t know if we like the color of this dress or its subtle side cutouts. Buy here.

Ginger And Smart Seeker Summer Dress

Price: $399 $239

We love the edge that the subtle underbust cutout brings to this classic A-line dress. Buy here.

Staud Edesia – Space Dye Cutout Knit Dress

Price: $515

This fun psychedelic knit dress from Staud exudes pure vibes of island life, perfect for chasing the summer all year round. Buy here.

Mid-length dress Sir The Label Petit Palace

Price: $420

Set the mood in this bodycon dress with its double keyhole design and scoop neckline. It is also available in black. Buy here.

Toso cashmere dress Christopher Esber

Price: $790

Christopher Esber’s latest dresses feature very elegant cutouts. This keepsake maxi dress in a dark wine red hue is simply stunning. Buy here.

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Image credit: Aje

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