Celebrity-Inspired Summer Dresses for Every Shape
No matter your shape or size, when the weather warms up you need to be in a sexy sundress! Inspired by the spring styles of stars like Taylor Swift and Leighton Meester, we picked out can’t-miss silhouettes for every body type. Click through to find the match for you.
The nearly 6-foot Taylor Swift (in Shoshanna) showed that retro-inspired is the right way to go for tall girl! A just-above-the-knee hemline keeps her from looking lanky, while still showcasing her impressive gams.
Stencil-print dress, ASOS Collection, $72.72; asos.com.
Nicole Richie's Winter Kate dress has a mid-thigh hemline in perfect proportion to her less-than-statuesque height. Try an ethereal chiffon print design from AllSaints to flatter your own petite form.
Silk dress, AllSaints, $295; allsaints.com.
Leighton Meester chose a Vera Wang print dress with a tulip skirt that gracefully glides over hips. Flatter a fuller lower body with a draped number from Thakoon Addition.
Rayon jersey dress, Thakoon Addition, $295; net-a-porter.com.
An empire waist plus a flowing skirt made this non-maternity design a savvy choice for the expectant Kristin Cavallari. Get the exact same maxidress for under $30 from Kmart!
Polyester-spandex maxidress, Attention by Kmart, $29.99; kmart.com.
Jennifer Hudson worked her curves in a clingy Roland Mouret sheath with a defined waist. Try a peplum number from Dorothy Perkins to make the most of your hourglass.
Peplum dress, Dorothy Perkins, $89; dorothyperkins.com.
Olivia Palermo added volume to her narrow frame with frilly tiers. An A-line Rebecca Taylor dress will create a similar effect for your boyish body.
Metallic chiffon dress, Rebecca Taylor, $350; rebeccataylor.com.
Pippa Middleton (in Topshop) added curves to her well-muscled physique with a tie-waist dress. Get the look with a faux-wrap style from Merona.
Polyester-spandex jersey dress, Merona for Target, $24.99; target.com.