Summer is always synonymous to the beach. Going to the beach is always a fun-filled experience. Preparing for the trip to the beach is often as exciting as the trip itself. What to wear, what to wear, what to wear? That is the question that will forever bug women a few days or even weeks before a beach vacation. You will want to be fashionable on the beach of course and choose the right beach dresses will keep you preoccupied.
Beach dresses are not just cover ups for your swimsuit. These dresses come in short and long styles. Often they come in bright colors and prints.
Nowadays, though, black dresses have become a common fixture in beaches, and they look just as fabulous as the bright colored ones. Compliment these beach dresses with casual shoes, accessories, a good pair of sunglasses and even a big hat and you are off to a stylish vacation at the beach. Choose them with as much care as you would your attires.
Some beach dresses can pass off for casual clothes as well depending on the shoes and accessories you choose to wear with them. It is also common for cover ups not to be just simply cover-ups. They can be worn differently too or dresses that can be worn as cover-ups at the same time.
Your beach dresses are versatile pieces of clothing.
15 Best Beach Dresses for Women in 2017
1. Sakkas Everyday Essentials Caftan Tank Dress
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This Caftan Dress is a sleeveless round neck dress with fine embroidery in the neck and the hemline. Embroidery extends to the borders of the bodice just below the armhole to about the bust line.
The materials is a lightweight cotton fabric. It is a free flowing dress (without a waist) and being cotton; it has a nice flow. This dress is cool and comfortable to wear, too. It is quite see through because it is, after all, a cover-up, but if you wear some clothing, a slip perhaps beneath you could very well wear it to a beach party or a cruise.
The embroidery on this dress is a bit fragile, so hand wash and air dry are recommended. It is cotton anyway so that it will dry fast. These beach dresses are available in black, white and a variety of pastel colors.
2. Sakkas Batik Flower Caftan Dress
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This batik designed caftan dress comes in a soft (almost gauze-like) cotton fabric. You can wear as it is or just use it as a cover-up. It is not exactly see-through, but if you are wearing it as a casual dress, it would be wise to wear a slip underneath, especially if you want the light pastel colors.
This sleeveless dress will perfectly hang on your shoulders showing a smooth flow all the way to just below your knees (for a 5’4” woman).
This Caftan Beach Dress comes with a large armhole for comfort. Batik designs are printed on the neckline and the hemline areas.
The combination of colors of the dress and the batik prints are so cool. A black dress comes with either a purple or white the batik prints. There are ten dress colors with corresponding batik design colors to choose from.
3. NEOSAN Beach Cover Up with Oversized Prints
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This beach cover up comes in a tunic style. It is made from Ice cotton fabric. It is available in tube, sleeveless, short sleeves and three-fourths loose sleeves.
You can choose from a variety of colors and designs and chiffon bikini cover up style as well as blouse tops and beachwear. All these styles and designs are free-flowing, soft and comfortable.
The fabric is light and breathable. They are easy to slip on and slip off. They are quite oversized so they can fit almost any body size.
The blouse tops, when worn with a tank shirt beneath, will look great with jeans and shorts. The fabric is a little bit gentle, so it is best to hand wash.
4. ACVIP Bohemian Beach Dresses For Women
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This Bohemian style dress is in khaki color and made of polyester fabric. It is a strapless dress that flows nicely all the way to just slightly above the knee. Printed design covers almost the entire bodice and lines the hem.
This dress is best worn with a choker. This is a perfect casual beach wear that can also be worn with leggings. Wear it over your swimsuit and pair it with cute sandals and you have a fashionable beach wear.
5. LAPAYA Women’s Swim Beach Dress
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This above the knee beach dress is made of soft polyester fabric. It features a low V-neckline and an equally low V-style back. It comes with a drawstring on the first hip, or you can also position it on your waist.
At the back is a tie closure with gold accent. It is perfect as a beach cover-up and will look great as a beach dress (not see through) for a beach party or if you are going on a cruise. It is available in a variety of bright colors and also in black and white.
You can pair it sandals, and it will look awesome.
6. Ingear Short Beach Summer Shift Dress
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Depending on the color you choose, these short beach dresses come in plain, with floral or fish design. It has two pockets below the 2nd hip area. The fish design dress is made of 100% cotton, and the floral design is in 65/35 Polyester Cotton fabric. These dresses feature a not so low round neck style. They come with a knee length. These comfortable dresses are great for strolling on the beach and nice to wear on a cruise. Wear it with sandals or a wedge shoes and be fashionable on your beach vacation.
7. Angerella Women Low-out Short Sleeves Bohemia Beach Dress
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This low-cut, short sleeves Bohemia dress is made of soft Ice Silk Cotton. It comes in a loose and flowing design that is easy to slip in and out of. It features a V-shaped neckline. The back is also in a V-shaped design.
Below the very low neckline is an adjustable drawstring to highlight your figure. This is a cool cover up and a comfortable beach dress. It comes with a knee length.
This beach dress will show off your flawless neck and your nicely shaped legs. Huge prints adorn the entire dress including the sleeves.
8. Taydey Women’s Stylish Chiffon Tassel Beachwear
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This chiffon tasseled beachwear is available in solid in black, burgundy, green, red and white. It is made from a breathable fabric.
This crew neck dress is short and has tassels on the sleeves and the hem. It is an attractive cover-up which can also be a sexy beachwear. Flaunt your slim legs in this beachwear from Taydey.
9. Alki’i Halter Top Beach Dress
- Size: Small-3,4,5 Medium-6,7,8 Large-9,10 X-Large-11,12
- Available in white and black
- Made of 100% crinkle cotton
This beach dress is made of high quality 100% crinkle cotton making it soft, comfortable and lightweight. It has a halter design and comes with an uneven hem. It also has a very low V-style back.
Center hem dangles all the way to the knees. This is an awesome dress to wear over your swimsuit. It is available in black and white.
10. Creabygirls Women’s Sexy Crochet Hollow Out Dress
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This is a white crochet dress with three-fourths sleeves that comes with a brown belt.
Crochet thread used is of 100% polyester. This short dress is sexy to wear over your bikini. You can wear it also as a beach dress with an underdress.
Pair it with nice sandals, and you can be on your way to a beach party.
Last 5 Best Beach Dresses For Women
11. 1 World Sarongs PLUS Size Fringeless(TM) Sarong
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Bringing a sarong to the beach is just like bringing more than one beach wear. The sarong is so versatile; you can twist and turn it on your body to create whatever dress design you like.
You can wear this sarong either as a dress or a skirt. It is available in a variety of colors and designs. Most are floral designs perfect for the beach.
It is made of smooth and silky rayon fabric. It is fringeless, so there is no limit as to what design you would like to create with this wrap around the fabric. This is a plus size sarong (96 by 44 inches) and thus would fit anybody.
12. Coolibar UPF 50+ Beach Cover-Up Dress
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This short white dress comes with a drawstring on the waist. You can wear it loose or adjust the drawstring to show off some sexy curves.
The fabric is a blend of the cotton, viscose (Bamboo) and spandex with a coat of UPF 50+ for sun protection. It is of a pull-on design with a V-neckline and two pockets located right below the hip area. The hood is equipped with a drawstring and side slits.
This roll-up long sleeve with button tabs dress is stretchable and lightweight. It has a slip on design. It is also soft on the skin. This is machine washable as well.
Aside from white, it is also available in black and white, navy/white and slate gray stripe designs and solid black, coral, dark teal and sailor colors. Length is slightly above the knees.
13. Sakkas Nora Sleeveless Embroidered Short Caftan Dress
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This sleeveless round neck with tie dye design caftan dress comes embroidered on the neck area extending to the borders of the armhole.
It comes in knee length and closes to the top back. It comes in a soft and flowing cotton material. This is a beautiful and colorful beach dress that can double as both a swimsuit cover up and casual dress.
Pair it with sandals, flat or with low heels for an elegant casual look. Hand washes separately preferably in cold water is recommended to safeguard the tie dye design.
14. Jason Women’s White Beach Wear
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This white low V-neck long sleeved beachwear is made of very soft Rayon fabric. A dainty blue fine dot embroidery lines the neckline all the way to the hem of the dress.
A blue and red large embroidery stretches from the shoulders all the way to the hem (outside of the dotted embroidery). This dress is an awesome swimsuit cover up and is also a beautiful casual outfit.
15. Sakkas Ronny Lace Embroidered Cap Sleeve Tie-Dye Caftan Dress
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This long caftan dress comes with a tie dye design and embroidered accents. It comes with a round neck design with a little V opening accentuated with an adjustable corset. You can choose to leave the corset untied for a sexy neckline.
About 6 inches above the hem is also an intricate embroidery design. This caftan is made of a lightweight fabric that flows nicely. This dress is ankle length.
The beach is the best place to show off that body you have been working hard to achieve. It is where you can wear sexy clothes to highlight your curves and sexy legs. Beach dresses are becoming more and more awesome and breathtaking.
They come in a lot of different soft and bright fabrics that every woman would love to wear. Dresses for the beach are easy to pair with sandals and accessories. They are also easy to mix match with your casual dresses.
There are a lot of beach dresses available to the point that you want all of them and making a choice is difficult. An important tip is to choose a dress that will flatter your figure regardless of whether you wear a Small or a Plus Size.
Choosing the right beach dresses to bring to the beach will make your vacation stylish as it is going to be enjoyable. Remember though that not every dress that looks nice will also look nice on you. Know your body and your style well. Choose beach dresses you can confidently wear, and the rest will follow.alki