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The Tall Girl Guide: Find The Perfect Tall Dresses for Summer

23/08/2022

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This summer is set to be another scorcher (when the UK weather agrees to it). Summer dresses are the ultimate wardrobe favourite with so many variations, they are the perfect lightweight option for keeping things casual during the day or getting dressed up after dark.

Read our latest blog to find effortless summer staples you can wear on repeat. Here at Long Tall Sally, we are experts when it comes to fitting taller frames – there won’t be any falling short here.

We’ve picked out our favourite dresses for summer and how we’ll be styling them.

Best Summer Dresses for Tall Ladies

Best Midi Dresses for Summer

Midi dresses are the ultimate throw-on-and-go option. The midi length shows off your elegant legs without being too short. Our range of tall midi dresses offer casual, relaxed and stand-out silhouettes that you can wear on repeat.

Elevate your new season wardrobe with this must-have wrap midi dress. Made from soft woven fabric, this dress will flatter you in all the right places with its tie waist belt detailing, cinching you in as much as you like.

Tie together with comfy canvas trainers for an on-the-go look, or swap these out for a pair of mules for an evening out with the girls.

Look to this t-shirt dress to elevate your everyday wardrobe. Made from a breathable cotton fabric, this relaxed design is the ideal summer piece featuring an easy wearing v-neckline and split hem detailing, adding shape to a relaxed silhouette.

Whether you pair it with sandals or trainers, it’s the ultimate throw-on-and-go option.

Mix up your collection of prints this season with this super-flattering paisley shirt dress. Designed with an elasticated waistband to get the perfect fit, it features a stand-out collar, button fastenings throughout, and long sleeves which gather at the wrist.

This statement midi dress is perfect to add to your occasion wear collection for any events over the summer, or to get dressed up in for the weekend. Partner with heels and matching accessories for an outfit you can wear with confidence.

Best Maxi Dresses for Summer

Floaty maxi dresses are a must-have for any summer wardrobe. Our floor-sweeping dresses are ideal for keeping you cool and comfortable in the warmer months.

We’ve pulled together our favourite tall maxi dresses to see you throughout summer.

Make sure you update your summer dress collection to include this must-have floral print maxi dress. Made from soft woven fabric, it features short sleeves, a flattering square neckline, and shirred upper fabric.

This elegant piece completes in a maxi length making it easy to slip on with all your summer sandals whatever you’re up to.

Who doesn’t love a bold blue number? This timeless ditsy print is a must-have style for any summer wardrobe.

Made from a soft woven fabric, for a breathable comfortable wear, it features short sleeves, a flattering ruffle v-neckline, and an elasticated waistband to create shape around your silhouette. Complete with platform sandals for a dressy look that can be worn during the day or into the night.

This retro-inspired maxi dress adds playful prints into your collection. Made from a soft stretch fabric, this maxi dress is designed in a bright floral print and features short puff sleeves, a flattering v-neckline and a ruched front detail. Not forgetting about this flattering side split, to show off and elongate your legs.

Best Sleeveless Design Dresses for Summer

Let’s be honest we all want to get our arms out during the summer months, and with these sleeveless design maxi dresses you’ll be able to do just that.

Opt for a lightweight layer for those days you need extra coverage – versatile right?

Bring a flattering colourful maxi dress to your wardrobe this season. Let the dress do the talking with its simple scoop neckline and sleeveless design. Made from a comfortable jersey fabric, take it to your holiday with sandals and a shoulder bag for an effortless everyday look.

Paisley print obsessed? We definitely are, and so should you! A trend-led design of the season, elevate your wardrobe with this lightweight, floaty maxi dress with a halter neck tie and a super flattering v-neckline.

Make styling easy with a pair of sandals for a day running errands, or opt for heels and a clutch bag for an evening outfit you’ll love.

Summer BBQ, baby shower or wedding? This dress is the perfect addition to your new season collection. Made from comfortable jersey fabric, it features a paisley design, an elasticated waistband to fit you and completes in a sleeveless design. Team with sandals and a bag to polish off your look.

Best Summer Shoes To Wear With Dresses

Summer dresses and sandals go hand-in-hand when it comes to summer styling. Opt for our flatform espadrilles to elevate any summer dress this season or take your dress after-dark with heeled sandals in easy wearing block heels.

We recommend saving the tie-up espadrilles for midi dress days so you can show off your sandals and elongate your legs at the same time.

White Canvas High Top Trainers  | Black Canvas Low Trainers

Found your summer dress of the season? Shop our tall summer dresses & tall sundresses for more must-have styles in UK sizes 8-28.

Show us your summer dresses by tagging us over on our social channels @longtallsallyfashion on Instagram & Facebook by using the hashtag #ImWearingLTS – you might even get featured!