The hardest working summer dress every woman should own.

Crochet is to summer what wool is to winter. 

Picture yourself wearing a beachy dress with an Aperol Spritz in one hand and a good book in the other – it's the ultimate combination for warm weather

Yes, it can look a bit intimidating, anything sheer usually is, but it's a lot more versatile than you think.

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It's a fabric that is something of a chameleon, able to transform into anything you want it to be.

Pair it with cowboy boots if you want to give off boho vibes, or sandals if you want the world to think you're effortlessly chic. It can also work as a bikini cover-up, or a nice dinner dress when paired with heels. 

A crochet dress paired with a basket bag and tan sandals is an outfit formula that will never fail. Image: Instagram @bubblyaquarius.


It’s the perfect throw-on, and if the transparency of it scares you, you can wear a slip underneath for more coverage.

So, without further ado, take a look at some of our favourite crochet dresses for summer.

H&M Crochet Look Mini Dress, $74.99.

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Maurie and Eve Island Rain Crochet Maxi Dress, $269.

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SNDYS Claire One Shoulder Maxi Dress, $109.

Image: SNDYS, The Iconic.

City Chic Crochet Gia Maxi Dress, $159.95.

Image: City Chic, The Iconic.


Selfie Leslie Kasia Long Sleeve Crochet Maxi Dress, $97.99.

Image: Selfie Leslie.


KIVARI Clementine Midi Dress, $249.

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DISSH Mimi Striped Crochet Boat Neck Dress, $199.99.

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You + All Black Crochet Knit Dress, $69.99.

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MESHKI Monica Crochet Knit Maxi Dress, $149.

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AERE Organic Cotton Crochet Maxi Dress, $170.

Image: AERE, The Iconic.

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