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Relaxed dresses and skirts for your busy lifestyle. The softer side of dressing. Go to: Shoshanna, Dress the Population, Adrianna Papell, Ro & De, Yumi Kim, Blooming Print, Needle & Thread, Geisha Designs, Daniel Rainn, Corey Lynn Calter, Byron Lars

Shoshanna

A born-and-bred Manhattanite, Shoshanna Gruss studied art history before pursuing her passion for design full-time. Her dedication to flattering silhouettes and a penchant for whimsical details have made her a mainstay in the industry since the debut of her first dress collection in 1998. 

Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Scalloped Midi Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Lolla Embroidered Lace Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Vega Lace Mini Dress
Shoshanna Scalloped Midi Dress Shoshanna Lolla Embroidered Lace Maxi Dress Shoshanna Vega Lace Mini Dress
Simple yet elegant, an LBD is a closet essential - we love styling this scalloped rendition with kitten heels and a clutch. Add a dash of romance to your evening with this elegant lace maxi dress - pair it with your go-to heels for a memorably feminine finish. Breezy and sweet, this dainty lace dress is an ideal styling option for garden parties and warm-weather soirees.

 

Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Fidelia Lace Mini Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Asymmetrical Lace Midi Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Zirara Shimmer Midi Dress
Shoshanna Fidelia Lace Mini Dress Shoshanna Asymmetrical Lace Midi Dress Shoshanna Zirara Shimmer Midi Dress
This stunning lace mini dress lends a touch of femininity to any occasion - just add kitten heels and a clutch. With all-over lace and a sweeping asymmetrical silhouette, this midi dress is a staple for formal occasions - just add heels and a clutch. Shimmery golden florals and a sweeping silhouette make this midi dress a feminine classic - just add heels and a clutch.

 

Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Embroidered Lace Mini Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Ziara Smocked Midi Dress Slide View: 1: Shoshanna Embroidered Midi Dress
Shoshanna Embroidered Lace Mini Dress Shoshanna Ziara Smocked Midi Dress Shoshanna Embroidered Midi Dress
This stunning lace dress lends a dash of romance to any festive occasion - just add heels and a clutch for a memorably feminine finish. Shimmery, boldly-hued florals and a sweeping silhouette make this midi dress an instant feminine classic. Embroidered florals bloom across this midi dress for an enchanting, occasion-ready finish.

Dress the Population

Slide View: 1: Dress the Population Virginia Dress Slide View: 1: Adrian Dress
Dress the Population Virginia Dress Adrian Dress
Sheer cape sleeves make a flirty finishing touch for this intricately embroidered floral dress with a sweet, ruffled hemline. Cold shoulder sleeves and playful trim complete this crepe midi dress with a tailored silhouette and subtle sweetheart neckline. 

Adrianna Papell

Slide View: 1: Adrianna Papell Marjoline Dress Slide View: 2: Adrianna Papell Lilliana Dress Slide View: 1: Adrianna Papell Lilliana Dress
Adrianna Papell Marjoline Dress Adrianna Papell Lilliana Dress Adrianna Papell Lilliana Dress
Decked out in tiers of beaded fringe, this one-shoulder party dress gives major flapper vibes.  Oversized florals in soft hues adorn textured crepe with a soft metallic sheen. This maxi's close fit and stretchy construction flatters your figure and enhances curves, while the surplice bodice defines the waist. A v-neck and back slit round out the look. Oversized florals in soft hues adorn textured crepe with a soft metallic sheen. This maxi's close fit and stretchy construction flatters your figure and enhances curves, while the surplice bodice defines the waist. A v-neck and back slit round out the look.


Slide View: 1: Gwyn Dress Slide View: 1: Madigan Dress Slide View: 1: Madigan Dress
Gwyn Dress Madigan Dress Madigan Dress
Floral embroidery in muted pastel hues gives the sleek sheath silhouette a cheerful pop of color; and illusion neckline completes the look. This airy tulle dress features a high neckline and scalloped beading, striking the perfect balance between glam and ethereal. This airy tulle dress features a high neckline and scalloped beading, striking the perfect balance between glam and ethereal.

Yumi Kim

After a brief stint in the music industry, designer Kim Phan returned to fashion in 2004 with the launch of Yumi Kim. With a focus on prints and silk, the line - which borrows its first name from Kim's pet Yorkie - is inspired by vintage silhouettes and city living

Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Eden Mini Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Darlene Silk Mini Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Florita Tiered Maxi Dress
Yumi Kim Eden Mini Dress Yumi Kim Darlene Silk Mini Dress Yumi Kim Florita Tiered Maxi Dress
Featuring lively florals and a dainty silhouette, this square neck mini is a breezy essential. Featuring puffed sleeves and a sweetly wrapped silhouette, this dress pairs perfectly with kitten heels or go-to flats. Featuring lively florals and a sweeping silhouette, this tiered maxi dress is a breezy essential.


Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Hudson Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Roxie Ruffled Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Melissa Dress
Yumi Kim Hudson Dress Yumi Kim Roxie Ruffled Maxi Dress Yumi Kim Melissa Dress
Vibrant florals and a breezy silhouette make this maxi dress the perfect pick for any warm weather celebration. Viscose; polyester lining This flowy, long-sleeved maxi gets the ultimate floral treatment in a pattern reminiscent of garden parties and warm breezes.

 

Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Rocio Halter Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Juliette Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Meadow Wrap Maxi Dress
Yumi Kim Rocio Halter Maxi Dress Yumi Kim Juliette Maxi Dress Yumi Kim Meadow Wrap Maxi Dress
Rendered in a stunningly vibrant red, this sweeping maxi dress is an essential for your next formal occasion - just add heels and a clutch. A delicate floral print and a sweeping maxi silhouette make this dress a must-have for special occasions. A dainty floral print and a wrapped silhouette make this maxi dress a must-have for special occasions.


Slide View: 1: Yumi Kim Cadiz Tunic Dress
Yumi Kim Cadiz Tunic Dress
Polyester

Ro & De

Slide View: 1: Fatima Flounced Tunic Slide View: 1: Terese Tie-Dyed Midi Dress Slide View: 1: Lourdes Waffle Jumpsuit
Fatima Flounced Tunic Terese Tie-Dyed Midi Dress Lourdes Waffle Jumpsuit
Stylish and sweet, this tunic pairs perfectly with just about anything in your closet - outfit it with sneakers for a laidback feel, or elevate the ensemble with some go-to-boots. Polyester, spandex, nylon Creating a striking look that goes beyond a simple dress or two-piece combo, this all-in-one wonder can be dressed up with heels and a clutch or, for a more casual take, styled with sneakers.


Rosa Textured Top Slide View: 1: Ruthie Eyelet Pullover Arden Tie-Dyed Pullover
Rosa Textured Top Ruthie Eyelet Pullover Arden Tie-Dyed Pullover
Sweet ties at the cuffs - and a subtly textured finish - lend this top a hint of feminine flair. Polyester, rayon, spandex Subtly tie-dyed sleeves lend this top a touch of modern sophistication.


Lorraine Button-Back Top Slide View: 1: Elodie Tiered Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Tallie Tiered Mini Dress
Lorraine Button-Back Top Elodie Tiered Maxi Dress Tallie Tiered Mini Dress
Back buttons and a subtly textured finish make this top a layer you'll reach for time and time again. With a satiny finish and a playfully tiered silhouette, this maxi dress lends an air of effortless chic to weekend hangouts and nights out on the town. With metallic accents offering festive flair, this mini dress brings a feminine touch to any occasion.


Slide View: 1: Judith Top Slide View: 1: Velma Twist-Neck Halter Top Slide View: 1: Lizette Snake-Printed Cami
Judith Top Velma Twist-Neck Halter Top Lizette Snake-Printed Cami
This soft top features a lattice motif along the sleeves for an elevated, ultra-feminine touch. A hint of shimmer and a twisted detail at the neck grant this easygoing halter top an elevated touch. We love snake print for its quintessential rock 'n' roll feel and its ability to make a serious statement while remaining decidedly neutral. From classic brown to exotic greens and yellows, the serpentine pattern looks best when paired with a contrasting texture - think faux fur or denim.

 

Slide View: 1: Mesa Shirred Top Slide View: 1: Coral Ribbed Pullover Slide View: 1: Margie Ruffled Lace Sweatshirt
Mesa Shirred Top Coral Ribbed Pullover Margie Ruffled Lace Sweatshirt
Polyester This ribbed pullover offers a relaxed silhouette and endless opportunities for styling. Ruffled details and dainty lace offer this sweatshirt an elevated twist.

Needle & Thread

Slide View: 1: Needle & Thread Ruby Bloom Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Needle & Thread Petunia Gown Slide View: 1: Needle & Thread Petunia Maxi Dress
Needle & Thread Ruby Bloom Maxi Dress Needle & Thread Petunia Gown Needle & Thread Petunia Maxi Dress
A beaded bodice with ruffle details complements a dreamy, floral skirt. An open back offers a sultry edge to a romantic aesthetic. This delicate gown features a ruffled bodice with intricate embroidery and a breezy, Swiss-dot tulle skirt. A soft ribbon detail, floral appliqués, and scattered sequins make this look quintessentially romantic. Delicate tulle sleeves bloom from a ruffled bodice. A plunging neckline offers a bit of drama juxtaposed with the wispy, romantic skirt and allover floral embroidery.

 

Slide View: 3: Needle & Thread Honesty Flower Dress Slide View: 1: Needle & Thread Honesty Flower Gown
Needle & Thread Honesty Flower Dress Needle & Thread Honesty Flower Gown
This flirty mini is covered in intricately arranged sequins, offering shimmer with every step. A ruffled high neckline complements fluttery tulle sleeves. A delicate showstopper, this glittering gown is covered in sequins and ruffles for an unforgettable look. Fluttery sleeves pair with a high neckline for the ultimate romantic aesthetic.

 

Needle & Thread Patchwork Lace Dress Needle & Thread Shimmer Dress #1 Needle & Thread Wildflower Dress
Needle & Thread Patchwork Lace Dress Needle & Thread Shimmer Dress Needle & Thread Wildflower Dress
Allover lace lends intricate detail to this floaty maxi dress with sheer flutter sleeves and a tiered skirt.  Allover sequins bring substantial sparkle to this open-backed mini dress. Ruffled accents at the neckline and sleeves complete the look. Intricately adorned with sequined flowers, this frothy tulle midi dress makes a romantic party piece. 

Blooming Print

Toronto-based printmaking studio Blooming Print is the creative concept of artist Elise Young. Young carves each of her nature-inspired block prints by hand, creating prints and textile art that bring joy and fulfillment to the lives of those who admire them.

Slide View: 1: Blooming Print Button-Fly High-Rise Denim Capris Slide View: 1: Oceana Wide-Leg Pants Slide View: 1: Auberte Poplin Tiered Midi Skirt
Blooming Print Button-Fly High-Rise Denim Capris Oceana Wide-Leg Pants Auberte Poplin Tiered Midi Skirt
This printed pair boasts a longer inseam for maximum comfort and versatility. Just in time for warm-weather escapes, these breezy wide-legs are a chic essential for poolside lounging. Add a dash of romance to your day with this tiered, boho-inspired midi skirt.


Slide View: 1: Blossom Banded Top
Blossom Banded Top
Featuring a design by artist Elise Young of Blooming Print, this banded top brings easeful elegance to any ensemble.

Geisha Designs

Slide View: 1: Jennifer Sequined Tulle Maxi Skirt Slide View: 1: Ludovica Pleated Midi Skirt Slide View: 1: Geometric Pleated Midi Skirt
Jennifer Sequined Tulle Maxi Skirt Ludovica Pleated Midi Skirt Geometric Pleated Midi Skirt
Sequins and abstracted motifs are complemented by eye-catching sunray pleating, resulting in a skirt that's a wearable work of art. This pleated skirt will work overtime in your closet, effortlessly pairing with graphic tees, sweater tanks, and buttondowns alike. A striking geometric print makes this pleated skirt a wearable work of art - pair it with your favorite heels for an unforgettable evening ensemble.

 

Slide View: 1: Savita Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Margarella Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Cityscape Tulle Maxi Skirt
Savita Maxi Dress Margarella Maxi Dress Cityscape Tulle Maxi Skirt
Sunset hues and an array of dynamic prints lend this maxi dress an enchanting finish. Greet the season in a patchwork of sunny prints. With sweetly tied straps and a tiered maxi silhouette, this dress brings a playful twist to beach days and afternoons spent lounging in the garden. A cityscape motif rendered on flouncy tulle offers a design that's guaranteed to be a conversation-starter.


Slide View: 1: Charleston Pleated Midi Dress Slide View: 1: Mae Pleated Tulle Midi Skirt Slide View: 1: Renoir Pleated Tulle Maxi Skirt
Charleston Pleated Midi Dress Mae Pleated Tulle Midi Skirt Renoir Pleated Tulle Maxi Skirt
With polished pleats and a swingy silhouette, this dress is suited for all of life's adventures - just add beaded bracelets and flats for a sweetly elevated finish. Appliquéd details lend this twirl-worthy tulle skirt a modern, artistic edge - we love pairing it with kitten heels and a high-neck top for chic, wear-everywhere outfitting. Whimsical embroidery, flouncy tulle, and elegant pleating - the list of things to love about this skirt is boundless.

Daniel Rainn

Slide View: 1: Carrie Lace Blouse Slide View: 1: Halle Embroidered Blouse Slide View: 1: Tina Embroidered Lace Blouse
Carrie Lace Blouse Halle Embroidered Blouse Tina Embroidered Lace Blouse
We love pairing this lace blouse with high-rise denim and flats for a poised, feminine finish. Style this embroidered blouse with skinny denim or your go-to cords for a look that's eye-catching and elegant at once. We love pairing this embroidered blouse with high-rise denim and flats for a poised, feminine finish.

 

Slide View: 1: Cordelia Midi Skirt Slide View: 1: Phia Pleated Button-Front Maxi Skirt Slide View: 1: Lia Textured Mini Dress
Cordelia Midi Skirt Phia Pleated Button-Front Maxi Skirt Lia Textured Mini Dress
Vibrant and ever-so-swingy, this effortlessly feminine skirt is one of our go-tos from the moment the weather warms. Try styling this button-front maxi with an embroidered blouse or a graphic tee for weekday or weekend adventures. Simple yet elegant, this textured mini dress is a closet essential - just add heels for an occasion-worthy ensemble.


Slide View: 1: Paige Pleated Blouse Slide View: 1: Marilyn Pleated Wrap Maxi Dress Slide View: 1: Kaya Peasant Blouse
Paige Pleated Blouse Marilyn Pleated Wrap Maxi Dress Kaya Peasant Blouse
Polyester; rayon lining A sweeping silhouette and a preppy polka dot print make this wrap dress a feminine essential - to elevate the look, opt for a colorful clutch and heels. The '70s-inspired peasant top remains a favorite for its blouson sleeves, which lend a soft, breezy quality and laidback air to any outfit. Balance its loose fit by tucking it into denim shorts or a high-waisted pair of pants.

 

Slide View: 1: Textured Polka Dot Blouse Slide View: 1: Clarendon Plaid Trench Coat Slide View: 1: Patrizia Ruffled Maxi Skirt
Textured Polka Dot Blouse Clarendon Plaid Trench Coat Patrizia Ruffled Maxi Skirt
Featuring a timeless polka dot motif, this blouse brings a touch of textural interest to any outfit. Rendered in au courant plaid, this sporty trench coat was made to move with you - style it over a hoodie and leggings for a look that's perfect for life on the go. Dyed with care, this ruffled skirt makes a bold statement in a tried-and-true silhouette.

 

Slide View: 1: Shawna Ruffled Midi Skirt
Shawna Ruffled Midi Skirt
With a tiered, ruffled hem and an eye-catching print, this midi skirt is a festive essential.

Corey Lynn Calter

With experience gained in opera houses, Broadway shows and New York's punk scene, Corey Lynn Calter's eponymous line is defined by original prints, flattering cuts and punchy hues that are inspired by her vast and varied background.

Corey Lynn Calter Delphine Tiered Maxi Dress Corey Lynn Calter Papaya Shirtdress Corey Lynn Calter Meryl Tunic
This tiered dress is an eye-catching complement to your favorite kitten heels or sandals. We love pairing this striking shirtdress with crisp white tennis shoes or strappy sandals. With an eye-catching abstract motif and a breezy silhouette, this tunic is a wear-anywhere essential - pair it with sneakers for a laidback feel, or elevate the look with dainty jewelry and ankle heels.

 

Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Gia Blouse Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Tiered Mini Dress Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Dotted Tunic
Corey Lynn Calter Gia Blouse Corey Lynn Calter Tiered Mini Dress Corey Lynn Calter Dotted Tunic
Featuring a bold geometric print, this blouse takes any outfit from workday to girls' night out. Featuring all-over florals and a tiered silhouette, this tiered mini dress pairs effortlessly with sneakers and kitten heels alike. Stylish and sweet, this tunic pairs perfectly with just about anything in your closet - outfit it with sneakers for a laidback feel, or elevate the ensemble with some go-to boots.

 

Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Ruffled Maxi Shirtdress Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Bias Midi Skirt Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Geometric Blouse
Corey Lynn Calter Ruffled Maxi Shirtdress Corey Lynn Calter Bias Midi Skirt Corey Lynn Calter Geometric Blouse
Ruffled trim lends this maxi dress a polished touch. Boasting vibrant prints, this bias-cut midi skirt adds a playful note to everyday outfitting, whether styled with a graphic tee for the weekend or a blouse for an office look. Swingy and sweet, this blouse is an eye-catching complement to your favorite fitted denim.


Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Plaid Trousers Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Abstract Bias Midi Skirt Slide View: 1: Corey Lynn Calter Shimmer Trousers
Corey Lynn Calter Plaid Trousers Corey Lynn Calter Abstract Bias Midi Skirt Corey Lynn Calter Shimmer Trousers
Brighten up your wardrobe with these colorful plaid trousers - featuring a high rise, pleats, and a tapered leg, they're an easygoing match for blouses and tees. With a slim fit and an au courant bias cut, this abstract skirt is a wearable work of art - paired with a sleek black tank, its eye-catching hues are sure to take center stage. With a shimmery jacquard finish, these trousers are the sartorial embodiment of elegance.

Byron Lars

A San Francisco native who earned insta-praise and was lauded as Women's Wear Daily's Rookie of the Year for his first collection, Byron Lars specializes in expertly structured, sensuously cut silhouettes.

Slide View: 1: Byron Lars Gisella Lace Sheath Dress Slide View: 1: Byron Lars Gisella Lace Sheath Dress Slide View: 1: Byron Lars Carissima Sheath Dress
Byron Lars Gisella Lace Sheath Dress Byron Lars Gisella Lace Sheath Dress Byron Lars Carissima Sheath Dress
Embroidered lace and a sleek silhouette make this dress a perfect piece for any formal occasion - just add heels and a clutch for a party-ready look in no time. Embroidered lace and a sleek silhouette make this dress a perfect piece for any formal occasion - just add heels and a clutch for a party-ready look in no time. We're so smitten with this column dress - the lace and appliquéd flowers make it a perfect piece for every occasion. Add strappy, sparkly sandals for an event-ready look.

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