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Just a few years ago, the task of hunting down a frilly, lacy dress that didn’t look like it belonged on a preschool-aged flower girl would have been no easy feat. Luckily, these past few seasons, a girly, lace frock has become the ultimate warm-weather closet staple — and, thanks to its versatility, we’re thinking it’s here to stay.
No matter if you’re pairing one with some lace-up, metallic oxfords for a daytime look or a pair of chunky leather booties and a red lip for the ultimate happy-hour getup, these sophisticated iterations are sure to get heads turning. Just maybe keep the pearls at home this time.