17 lightweight dresses that won’t cling to you in the heat of summer

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When it’s particularly hot and humid outside during the summer, it leads to sticky conditions that aren’t exactly easy to dress for. We need sets that are light, breathable and don’t stick to our bodies uncomfortably. Naturally, we turn to dresses to tick all three boxes!

The season is just starting to warm up, so we have time to shop for dresses to wear as our weather apps continue to soar. Check out our current favorite options below and beat the heat with We!

17 lightweight summer dresses to wear on super hot and sticky days

Short dresses

1. Our absolute favorite: Buyers say this simple button trapeze dress from Time and Tru is versatile for work and play – just $17 at Wal-Mart!

2. We also like: This Romwe Floral Dress is the ultimate summer mini to wear this time of year – from $25 on Amazon!

3. We cannot forget: When it’s really hot outside, this ultra-light gauze style rip curl dress will keep you cool — $50 in Nordstrom!

4. Best mini with pockets: Whenever a simple dress like this one from Billabong comes with pockets, it’s immediately on our radar – from $36 on Amazon!

5. Favorite Female Pick: The floral prints on this No Boundaries mini dress are perfectly feminine (and the price is beyond affordable) – just $13 at Wal-Mart!

6. Choice of beach cover: However this Becca mini dress is designed to be used as a swimsuit, you can still wear it as a casual weekend dress — $58 in Nordstrom!

Midi dresses

7. Our absolute favorite: We are completely obsessed with the smocked design of this fluid midi dress from The Drop$70 on Amazon!

8. We also like: This Reforme slip dress has a high slit on the side which makes it even more breathable — $128 in Nordstrom!

9. We can’t forget: We love how this ruffled dress from Time and Tru uses color blocking to make a major statement – just $20 at Wal-Mart!

10. Chic Lunch Pick: The overall design of this dress Scoop is adorable, but our favorite detail is the tie back waist — $40 at Wal-Mart!

11. Favorite evening dress: Buyers say this romantic MEROKEETY noon is ideal for any type of daytime summer evening — $43 on Amazon!

Long dresses

12. Our absolute favorite: Wrap dresses, like this one from JOLIJARDINwith elaborate boho prints are a must-have for We in summer — from $35 on Amazon!

13. We also like: We can’t think of anyone who wouldn’t be gorgeous in this staple Floerns long dress – from $35 on Amazon!

14. We cannot forget: If you are looking for a loose and comfortable dress, we highly recommend this one from Elan$58 in Nordstrom!

15. Best Cut Out Dress: Maxi dresses usually don’t have cutout details, which is why we were delighted that this dress Scoop includes them in its design — $38 at Wal-Mart!

16. Interesting and different impression: The unique geometric pattern on this sexy dance dresss will definitely make you stand out – just $26 at Wal-Mart!

17. Best Clothing Deal: We were thrilled to find this classic and simple double maxi for sale at a price we can’t resist – just $24 at Wal-Mart!

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