10 summer dresses perfect for your Christmas party

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We've gathered the 10 best dresses to get you through the summertime heat dripping in style. Turn heads at the Christmas party and get well into the silly season with multiple styles, lengths, silhouettes and sizes that cater to every shape. The best from Aje, Seed, Country Road, Forever New and more.

A beige, white and patterned dress
Photo: Esther & Co/Maurie and Eve/Eloquii

Aje - Casabianca Puff Sleeve Dress - $425.00

Invest in a timeless piece from Aje that will last you well through the summer season. This mini length smock dress includes a fitted bodice with ruching and signature Aje puff sleeves with frill detail. We love a dress that has pockets, and this dress has a seamless side pocket detail for functionality and style. At the back, you'll discover a floor-sweeping, luxurious gathered bowtie at back, and an invisible zipper at the waist with an internal hook and eye closure.

Aje. Casabianca Puff Sleeve Dress - $425.00
Make a statement with puff sleeves and a mini dress this summer. Photo: Aje.


Eloquii - Tie Front Full Skirted Maxi Dress - $139.95

Customers are raving about this plus size maxi dress from Eloquii. The garment is the perfect attire for a summer wedding or dinner by the beach. Including a tie front full skirt maxi dress and a close fit bodice with a waist seam with back elastic and full sweep skirt, turn heads with your style. The elbow sleeve length is perfect for a bit of modesty while showing off a bit of shoulder.

Eloquii Tie Front Full Skirted Maxi Dress - $139.95
Stun in this plus size over the shoulder dress at your next summertime wedding. Photo: Eloquii

Everlane - The Linen Open-Back Dress - $135.00

You can't go wrong with linen in the summer. This sleeveless sundress offers a touch of drama with a high crew neckline, a flattering open back, an easy elastic waistband, handy side pockets, and a tiered midi skirt. Plus, it’s made of light, breathable linen, so it’ll keep you looking (and feeling) naturally cool all season long.

Everlane The Linen Open-Back Dress - $135.00
This open back dress is perfect for the summer heat. Photo Everlane

Forever New - Chelsea Halter Midi Dress - $89.99

Every wardrobe needs a classic little black dress, and this chic halter dress from Forever New is the perfect one to slip into this summer. This sleek halter dress can be styled in many different ways, perfect for a date night. Including a fitted silhouette, lightweight stretch fabrication for comfort and a sultry halter neck design and a side split midi skirt.

Forever New Chelsea Halter Midi Dress - $89.99
This sultry halter dress is the perfect date night dress. Photo: Forever New

Maurie and Eve - Inari Dress - $159.00

Cutouts are huge at the moment and create a gorgeous shape on all body types. This bestselling midi dress makes a statement while balancing the softness of the white linen. Made from organic cotton and featuring a flowy silhouette cut out at the waist, the statement is strong and designed to last. One 3/4 puff sleeve and cross-body neckline send all eyes on you in one, trend defying style.

Maurie and Eve Inari Dress - $159.00
Dress on trend with this gorgeous cut our dress. Photo: Maurie and Eve

Hello Molly - Espionage Dress - $89.00

This sweet espionage dress features a ruched bust with a matching off-the-shoulder neckline, breezy bouffant sleeves, a snatched waistline, and a flared skirt with ruffle trimming. For that flirty finish, the dress is finished with waist ties and a flirty floral print! Pair yours with a summer hat and white mules and with big bouncy curls for the ultimate summer picnic flirty look.

Hello Molly Espionage Dress - $89.00
This over the shoulder dress is a must-have piece this summer. Photo: Hello Molly

Esther & Co. - Everly Midi Dredd - $109.95

This stunning midi dress brings class and sexiness tied into one gorgeous dress perfect for the silly season with a fitted bodice, relaxed skirt and sweetheart neckline. In a stunning light baby pink base colour featuring a red polka dot print. This gorgeous midi features a sweetheart neckline with gathered detailing on the bust, buttons down the front and cinched sleeves with frill detailing. This midi is perfect for the upcoming festive season and summertime events.

Esther & Co. Everly Midi Dredd - $109.95
A classic peice to add to your summer wardrobe. Photo: Esther & Co.

SEED - Poplin Midi Dress - $159.95

This classic Australian designed dress is made of cotton poplin and gathered into a flattering, A-line silhouette midi dress. The puff sleeves balance the ruched bodice of the dress and the full skirt swings from the gathering at the waistband. Pintuck details trim the style, at the sleeves and along the hem. Dress in comfort and style at your next summer event with SEED.

SEED Poplin Midi Dress - $159.95
A gorgeous summertime coral colour for your next Christmas party. Photo: SEED

Country Road - Printed Halter Maxi Dress - $249.00

Make a statement in this printed halter maxi dress this summer season. If you're into chic prints, look no further than this Country Road dress that adds a statement in style for the warmer months. This midi dress is made from cotton poplin. It has a halter neckline with elasticated shoulder straps and elastic at the back for added comfort, with a basque waistline and side cut-outs.

Country Road Printed Halter Maxi Dress - $249.00
Add a pop of print to your next dress purchase. Photo: Country Road

Something 4 Olivia - Juliet Gingham Midi Dress - $139.99

This sweet contemporary design is great for running errands or a daytime date by the water. A weekend casual dress, the Juliet Gingham Midi Dress from Something 4 Olivia is designed with a shirred bodice fit to allow for maximum comfort. Featuring a gathered elasticated cuff sleeve and comprising of a fresh gingham design.

The Iconic Juliet Gingham Midi Dress - $139.99
The perfect everyday dress to throw on and still look chic. Photo: The Iconic

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