Long Dresses

Culling from a diverse range of reference points and stylistic cues, the current roster of designer women’s long dresses proposes stately elegance and free-flowing bohemia in equal measure. Cast in elegant fabrics and cuts that bespeak both sleek refinement and forward-thinking deconstructionism, an undercurrent of extravagance prevails throughout the latest iterations of this womenswear staple. Satin variations of the full-length dress make for optimally alluring evening gowns, whereas shirt-style cuts reappropriate traditional menswear signifiers to deliver an unfussy yet imposing option for off-duty garb. Easily paired with a surprisingly wide scope of footwear options, the sartorial impact of the maxi-length dress is at the discretion of its wearer, offering a contextual fluidity that justifies its recurring prominence in recent collections. With fits ranging from the form-fitting to the billowing, the textural diversity of this season’s arrivals position the dress as an effortless style move apt for all seasons. Unlike its shorter-length counterparts, the newest in women’s long dresses unites the rich history of the traditional evening gown with the domestic easiness of the tea gown to paint a modernized portrait of dynamic womenswear.

Ann Demeulemeester - Yellow Keyhole Dress

Ann Demeulemeester

Yellow Keyhole Dress

$790

Ann Demeulemeester - Black Keyhole Dress

Ann Demeulemeester

Black Keyhole Dress

$790

Nanushka - Taupe Mahali Dress

Nanushka

Taupe Mahali Dress

$570

The Row - Black Ebbins Dress

The Row

Black Ebbins Dress

$2050

The Row - Tan Silk Guinevere Dress

The Row

Tan Silk Guinevere Dress

$3850

Collina Strada - Black & Yellow Tie-Dye Ritual Dress

Collina Strada

Black & Yellow Tie-Dye Ritual Dress

$595

Totême - Taupe Bianco Long Dress

Totême

Taupe Bianco Long Dress

$460

Totême - Black Bianco Long Dress

Totême

Black Bianco Long Dress

$460

Totême - Off-White Calvello Dress

Totême

Off-White Calvello Dress

$515

Totême - Black Calvello Dress

Totême

Black Calvello Dress

$515

Joseph - Black Silk Clea Dress

Joseph

Black Silk Clea Dress

$765

Joseph - Burgundy Silk Clea Dress

Joseph

Burgundy Silk Clea Dress

$765

Marni - Navy Wool Side Button Turtleneck Dress

Marni

Navy Wool Side Button Turtleneck Dress

$1490

Maison Margiela - Black Organza Long Shirt Dress

Maison Margiela

Black Organza Long Shirt Dress

$1880

Y/Project - Grey Stripe Polo Dress

Y/Project

Grey Stripe Polo Dress

$1425

Y/Project - Navy Polo Dress

Y/Project

Navy Polo Dress

$930

Alexander Wang - Black Moving Rib Splittable Dress

Alexander Wang

Black Moving Rib Splittable Dress

$950

Balenciaga - Black Velvet Evening Long Dress

Balenciaga

Black Velvet Evening Long Dress

$3400

Raquel Allegra - Black Maxi Henley Dress

Raquel Allegra

Black Maxi Henley Dress

$745

Eckhaus Latta - Purple & Blue Shrunk Dress

Eckhaus Latta

Purple & Blue Shrunk Dress

$570

Unravel - Black Seamless Dress

Unravel

Black Seamless Dress

$675

McQ Alexander McQueen - Black Askance Dress

McQ Alexander McQueen

Black Askance Dress

$635

Our Legacy - Khaki Silk Bias Slip Dress

Our Legacy

Khaki Silk Bias Slip Dress

$775

Nanushka - Grey Knit Turtleneck Dress

Nanushka

Grey Knit Turtleneck Dress

$495

Rick Owens - Black Bathrobe Dress

Rick Owens

Black Bathrobe Dress

$1530

Rick Owens - Black Sade Dress

Rick Owens

Black Sade Dress

$1300

Rick Owens - Black Bustier Gown Dress

Rick Owens

Black Bustier Gown Dress

$1230

MM6 Maison Margiela - Beige Turtleneck Dress

MM6 Maison Margiela

Beige Turtleneck Dress

$485

Maison Margiela - White Long Shirt Dress

Maison Margiela

White Long Shirt Dress

$1025

3.1 Phillip Lim - White & Beige T-Shirt Corset Dress

3.1 Phillip Lim

White & Beige T-Shirt Corset Dress

$730

MM6 Maison Margiela - Black Convertible Tank Dress

MM6 Maison Margiela

Black Convertible Tank Dress

$630

Our Legacy - Black Full Jersey Thermal Mini Rib Dress

Our Legacy

Black Full Jersey Thermal Mini Rib Dress

$270

Marni - White & Yellow Sleeveless Long Dress

Marni

White & Yellow Sleeveless Long Dress

$2695

Balenciaga - Black Velvet Turtleneck Fitted Dress

Balenciaga

Black Velvet Turtleneck Fitted Dress

$2590

Visvim - Black Kaftan Dots Dress

Visvim

Black Kaftan Dots Dress

$1400

Prada - White & Blue Chiffon Long T-Shirt Dress

Prada

White & Blue Chiffon Long T-Shirt Dress

$2335