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.

Dolce & Gabbana - Black Stretch Tulle Bustier Dress

Dolce & Gabbana

Black Stretch Tulle Bustier Dress

$1295 $738

Jil Sander - White Esteemed Shirt Dress

Jil Sander

White Esteemed Shirt Dress

$1590 $811

Olivier Theyskens - Black Fitted Tessil Midi Dress

Olivier Theyskens

Black Fitted Tessil Midi Dress

$1095

Acne Studios - Purple Micelle Dress

Acne Studios

Purple Micelle Dress

$2250 $1305

Wolford - Black Convertible Fatal Dress

Wolford

Black Convertible Fatal Dress

$215

Jacquemus - White 'La Robe Bolso Longue' Dress

Jacquemus

White 'La Robe Bolso Longue' Dress

$650 $566

Loewe - Beige Diagonal Cut Fringe Dress

Loewe

Beige Diagonal Cut Fringe Dress

$2450 $1421

Yang Li - Black Floor-Length Shirt Dress

Yang Li

Black Floor-Length Shirt Dress

$775 $519

Wendelborn - Blank Tank Rib Dress

Wendelborn

Blank Tank Rib Dress

$590 $389

Rick Owens Lilies - Black Ribbed Abito Dress

Rick Owens Lilies

Black Ribbed Abito Dress

$370 $266

Nomia - Navy Zip Front Shirt Dress

Nomia

Navy Zip Front Shirt Dress

$495 $317

McQ Alexander McQueen - Black Hybrid Long Dress

McQ Alexander McQueen

Black Hybrid Long Dress

$635 $425

Gucci - Black Lace Logo Slip Dress

Gucci

Black Lace Logo Slip Dress

$2695

Y-3 - Black Stripe Dress

Y-3

Black Stripe Dress

$420 $244

Marine Serre - White & Red Cornerstones Long Dress

Marine Serre

White & Red Cornerstones Long Dress

$1275 $701

Yohji Yamamoto - Black Asymmetric Draped Strap Dress

Yohji Yamamoto

Black Asymmetric Draped Strap Dress

$1870 $972

Toga - Black Cut-Out Shoulder Dress

Toga

Black Cut-Out Shoulder Dress

$525 $336

Kwaidan Editions - Red Floor-Length Shirt Dress

Kwaidan Editions

Red Floor-Length Shirt Dress

$1605 $1059

Rick Owens - Black Bustier Gown

Rick Owens

Black Bustier Gown

$960 $595

Visvim - Black Kaftan Bandana Dress

Visvim

Black Kaftan Bandana Dress

$845

Lauren Manoogian - White Cotton Accordion Dress

Lauren Manoogian

White Cotton Accordion Dress

$250 $155

Cédric Charlier - White Ruffle Asymmetric Dress

Cédric Charlier

White Ruffle Asymmetric Dress

$995 $557

Ovelia Transtoto - Transparent Pact Dress

Ovelia Transtoto

Transparent Pact Dress

$1750 $928

Boris Bidjan Saberi - Black Object Dyed Dress

Boris Bidjan Saberi

Black Object Dyed Dress

$590 $407

Boris Bidjan Saberi - Green Long Sleeve T-Shirt Dress

Boris Bidjan Saberi

Green Long Sleeve T-Shirt Dress

$590 $360

Joseph - Navy Silk Satin Clea Dress

Joseph

Navy Silk Satin Clea Dress

$615 $357

Ann Demeulemeester - White Byron Shirt Dress

Ann Demeulemeester

White Byron Shirt Dress

$905 $579

Rick Owens Drkshdw - Black Rib Tank Gown

Rick Owens Drkshdw

Black Rib Tank Gown

$420 $235

Wolford - Black Seamless Fatal Dress

Wolford

Black Seamless Fatal Dress

$215

Haider Ackermann - Black & White Stripe Morganite Dress

Haider Ackermann

Black & White Stripe Morganite Dress

$1320 $673

Brock Collection - Beige Long Dallas Dress

Brock Collection

Beige Long Dallas Dress

$3490 $1954

Rick Owens - Black Ribbed Tank Dress

Rick Owens

Black Ribbed Tank Dress

$345 $235

Alexander McQueen - Black Lace-Up Knit Dress

Alexander McQueen

Black Lace-Up Knit Dress

$5295 $2753

3.1 Phillip Lim - Black Jersey T-Shirt Dress

3.1 Phillip Lim

Black Jersey T-Shirt Dress

$495 $366

Kwaidan Editions - Black Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

Kwaidan Editions

Black Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

$730 $365

Kwaidan Editions - Red Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

Kwaidan Editions

Red Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

$730 $365

Kwaidan Editions - Blue Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

Kwaidan Editions

Blue Underpinnings Turtleneck Dress

$730 $365

Raquel Allegra - Black Long Turtleneck Dress

Raquel Allegra

Black Long Turtleneck Dress

$295 $207

Raquel Allegra - Ivory Long Turtleneck Dress

Raquel Allegra

Ivory Long Turtleneck Dress

$295 $186

Haider Ackermann - Black Embroidered Round Shoulder Dress

Haider Ackermann

Black Embroidered Round Shoulder Dress

$2950 $1475

Erdem - Blue Florence Dress

Erdem

Blue Florence Dress

$1440 $763

Khaite - Black Karen Dress

Khaite

Black Karen Dress

$1050 $651

A.W.A.K.E. - Off-White 'Albino Octopus Head' Dress

A.W.A.K.E.

Off-White 'Albino Octopus Head' Dress

$1075 $538

Simone Rocha - Black Floral Tulle Bell Dress

Simone Rocha

Black Floral Tulle Bell Dress

$2140 $1220

Sacai - Grey Sport Knit Dress

Sacai

Grey Sport Knit Dress

$985 $630

Alexachung - Pink Lurex Frill Dress

Alexachung

Pink Lurex Frill Dress

$550 $314

Nocturne #22 - Black Fleece Hooded Dress

Nocturne #22

Black Fleece Hooded Dress

$530 $360

Rick Owens - Black Ellipse Dress

Rick Owens

Black Ellipse Dress

$1215 $608

Emilio Pucci - Pink Wrapped Fringe Dress

Emilio Pucci

Pink Wrapped Fringe Dress

$2060 $1030

Stella McCartney - Tan Wool Turtleneck Dress

Stella McCartney

Tan Wool Turtleneck Dress

$1145 $573

Boris Bidjan Saberi - Black Long Sleeve T-Shirt Dress

Boris Bidjan Saberi

Black Long Sleeve T-Shirt Dress

$580 $290

Boris Bidjan Saberi - Black Sleeveless '1' Dress

Boris Bidjan Saberi

Black Sleeveless '1' Dress

$500 $250

Acne Studios - Grey Rita Open Back Dress

Acne Studios

Grey Rita Open Back Dress

$750 $420

Lauren Manoogian - Ivory Accordion Dress

Lauren Manoogian

Ivory Accordion Dress

$350 $182

Marques Almeida - Black & White Plissé Tulip Dress

Marques Almeida

Black & White Plissé Tulip Dress

$715 $358

Rick Owens - Black Velvet Limo Dress

Rick Owens

Black Velvet Limo Dress

$2060 $1030

Craig Green - Black Kagool Hooded Dress

Craig Green

Black Kagool Hooded Dress

$685 $459

Balmain - Black Knit Turtleneck Dress

Balmain

Black Knit Turtleneck Dress

$1170 $608

Y's - Black Long K-Bottom Pleats Dress

Y's

Black Long K-Bottom Pleats Dress

$1010 $505

Raquel Allegra - Black Drama Maxi Dress

Raquel Allegra

Black Drama Maxi Dress

$240 $125