There are pieces we buy that we’re head over heels in love with, then they sit untouched in our wardrobes because we don’t have the right occasion to wear them. As fabulous as the designs may be, they’re only truly fabulous when they’re being worn — and we’re getting our money’s worth. The shirtdress is one stylish piece that will be in frequent rotation in your wardrobe because it works for a myriad of events and across all seasons.
A shirtdress is a polished choice for work that will get easily meet most office dress codes. What’s more, the shirtdress can be worn on the weekend to brunch, running errands and even lazy days at home. Add in a few glamorous accessories, such as statement earrings and a pair of heels, and the shirtdress can be carried into evening.
Unlike flip flops and straw hats, the right shirtdress can transcend seasons and help wearers master confusing trans-seasonal dressing. When the temperature goes down, swap sandals for boots and maybe a pair of printed tights even jeans with the dress.
To fully understand just how versatile shirtdresses are, you need to own one. Ahead, shop 19 shirtdresses that will see you from the end of summer into fall and beyond.