Valentine Dresses

It’s that time again. The celebratory red/pink dress should be something you’ll wear again. All of these will elicit sighs. None will break the bank.

Variations On a Theme


Left: Paper Dolls Off Shoulder Crochet Dress With Frill Sleeve– Sweet and flirty. Woven crochet fabric. Lined body. Bardot neckline. Zipper-back fastening. Small back slit. Slim fit – cut close to the body. 100% polyester. $91.00

Center: Paper Dolls 3/4 Length Sleeve Lace Dress– More covered than its neighbor, still flirty. Crochet lace. Partially lined. Boat neck. Fringe hem detail. Zipper-back fastening. Kick split. Close-cut body-conscious fit. 100% polyester.  $103.00

Right: Chi Chi London Bardot Lace Pencil Dress– A mix of lace and smooth polyamide. Ladylike. Woven fabric. Bardot neck. Off-shoulder design. Embroidered lace overlay. Kick split. Slim fit – cut close to the body. $83.00

Other Details


Left: Vesper Wrap Front Lace Pencil Dress with Bow Waist– More traditional. Lined lace. Plunging neck. Close-cut body-conscious fit. Pretty bow sash. Viscose/nylon/ elastane. $98.00

Center: For Love & Lemons Gianna Midi Dress-Beautiful silhouette. Very sheer. Features embroidered floral detailing throughout, thin adjustable shoulder straps, scalloped V-neckline and hem, hidden back zipper and hook closure, bodycon midi silhouette, and beige bodysuit with snap closure. $260.00  Only small and large left.

Right: ASOS Fold Detail Bardot Scuba Pencil Dress– Va va Voom. Gift wrap yourself. Fold-over style with exposed shoulders. Kick split. Zipper back closure. Slim fit – cut close to the body. Machine washable polyester/elastane. $73.00

Not Shown: Jovani One Shoulder Bow Cocktail Dress $495.00  h

Not Shown: Adrianna Papell Sleeveless Midi Taffeta Dress– Full Skirt, Sale $120.00

DEEP red


Left: Rare London Clash by Night Bodycon Dress– Dress up or down. Remember to match nails and makeup. features a slight sheen, cut-out padded cups with underwire, enclosed zipper at back, adjustable straps, strappy detailing at front, and bodycon silhouette. Machine washable polyester/elastane. $68.00

Center: Radiant Reunion Lace Dress– Almost girlish. Features illusion shoulders, padded bust, and tulle skirt. Fully lined polyester/elastane. Swish. Back zipper closure with hook and eye closure. Limited sizes. On sale $74.99

Right: ASOS Folded Bardot Pencil Dress With Halter Strap Detail– Seduction on the hoof. Lightweight smooth satin. Lined top. Inner gripper tape for a secure fit. Elastic straps. Zipper-back fastening. A sheath. Machine washable polyester/cotton/elastane. $83.00

Pretty in Pink


Left: Keepsake Without You Asymmetric Surplice Midi Dress – Stylish and feminine without frills.  Keep jewelry simple. Classic crepe cocktail dress with an asymmetric cross-front twist. Sleeveless with a pleated waist that’s gathered at one side, featuring one spaghetti strap halter strap and a diagonally-cut open back, finished with a deep V-neck and slit tulip hem. Fully lined. Hidden zip closure. Machine washable polyester.  $185.00

Right: Kimchi Blue Vida Satin Handkerchief Midi Dress– Barbie? Satin handkerchief dress with fitted deep-V bodice. Featuring cut-in princess seams and a barely-there racerback with micro straps. Hemmed with a floaty, uneven hem. Hidden zipper-clasp closure at the side. Soft chiffon lining. Machine washable polyester. $89.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.

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