On My Radar: Summer Dresses under $100

Typically for Memorial Day Weekend, I enjoy a few days by the pool, soaking up the sun, and sipping summer water -aka rosé. This year, we had really crappy weather and it was a big downer. No pool time for me, but it wasn’t all bad. I finished “The Keepers” on Netflix {SO good}, went to a wedding shower, did some grocery shopping, booked my flight to Atlanta for an upcoming wedding, and took some much needed naps.

I also submitted vacation requests at work for weddings, baby showers and quick getaways that I have on my calendar this summer. Although I absolutely love these kind of things, I don’t have anything to wear to them. I was online window shopping for affordable summer dresses yesterday, and thought that some of you might be doing the exact same thing! So, I pulled together my favorite 12 finds and this post was born. 

I’ll be honest. I don’t like wearing the same dress to multiple events during the same year – especially if the same group of people are there and photos are taken. Don’t call me crazy. I know you feel the same way. Right?! That doesn’t mean I’m spending thousands of dollars on a new wardrobe. All of the items that I picked out are under $100! 

Most of the dresses come from Nordstrom {not sponsored!}, because they have free shipping and returns, and that’s pretty much amazing. Even though there’s a Nordstrom close to my apartment, I can’t stand wasting time at the mall. The parking, the crowds, the lines. UGH. No thanks. Shopping at home in my sweats is such a better idea. Plus, I can be as indecisive as I want without a sales rep breathing down my throat. 

Happy shopping! 

Affordable summer dresses

1. Charles Henry Off the Shoulder Dress

2. Charles Henry Surplice Chiffon Maxi Dress

3. Lioness Caliente Ruffle Dress

4. Volcom Laying Low Swing Dress

5. Wayf Blouson Midi Dress 

6. Mary & Mabel Ruffle Slipdress

7. BB Dakota Jacqueline Shift Dress

8. Charles Henry Tank Dress

9. Lush Ruffle Dress

10. Lush Olivia Wrap Dress

11. 19 Cooper Print Trapeze Dress

12. Everly Print Maxi Dress

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  1. May 30, 2017 / 10:58 am

    Actually going to buy #2 immediately… Thanks for this! I needed some new summer dresses 🙂


    • May 30, 2017 / 8:36 pm

      Aren’t they cute?! I’m definitely buying a few of these for upcoming events. Actually might get #2 too 🙂 We’ll be twinning!

    • June 2, 2017 / 10:19 am

      Thanks Audrey! I completely agree 🙂 xo, Nicole

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