Throughout our intrepid warm-weather shopping research, we’ve discovered that all we want to wear right now are dresses. The temperature is at an all-time high, and a breathable dress is our go-to uniform for all occasions — including (but not limited to) logging endless work-from-home hours, running errands, and looking cute on Zoom.
To prepare you for a full summer of dress-wearing, we crafted a guide to the easiest and breeziest styles worth living in for the rest of this season — and in order to suss out the styles that everyone is currently carting, we headed straight for the review sections of our favorite sites. Once you’ve read — and shopped — this story, don't be alarmed if strangers stop and ask where you bought your summer dress or if you and your best friend end up wearing the same viral cottagecore frock.
Welcome to Hype Machine, our hit-list of the top reviewed products across the web — according to a crowd of die-hard shoppers. Call this your 4-star-and-up-only club, with entry granted by our devoted-to-the-goods shop editors.
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