Found: The Perfect Work Dress

Between the air-conditioned office and a steamy commute, dressing for work during a heat wave can be a challenge — but it's not impossible. Enter: the sheath dress, the ultimate go-to frock for looking professional and keeping it cool. Pair this traditionally form-fitted number with a rad blazer and you've created the perfect modern-day power suit. Then, when it's time to punch out, shed that layer and you're all set for happy-hour cocktails — we'll drink to that! So, save yourself some time in the morning and scoop up one of these 14 killer sheaths before sweater-dress season takes over.
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10 Crosby Derek Lam Striped Side-Panel Sheath Dress, $395, available at Cusp.
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Ann Taylor Crinkled Crepe Seamed Shift Dress, $128, available at Ann Taylor.
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Black Halo Classic Jackie O, $345, available at Black Halo.
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Club Monaco Salma Dress, $198.50, available at Club Monaco.
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Forever 21 Waverly Print Sheath Dress, $18.99, available at Forever 21.
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Halston Heritage Sleeveless Notch Neckline Sheath Dress, $395, available at Bloomingdale's.
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H&M Sleeveless Dress, $49.95, available at H&M.
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J.Crew Scalloped Dress, $168, available at J.Crew.
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Kachel Dalya Dot Dress, $178, available at Anthropologie.
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Prabal Gurung Silk-Cotton Darted Sheath Dress, $1,795, available at Stylebop.
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Rag & Bone Clemence Dress, $495, available at Rag & Bone.
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Theory Bellaire Dress in Reedly Stretch Virgin Wool, $295, available at Theory.
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Vesper Pencil Dress With Wrap Peplum, $82.69, available at ASOS.
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Zara Houndstooth Check Dress, $79.90, available at Zara.

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