Ten of the Best Budget Dresses for Summer 2014

If you are looking for beautiful high quality summer dresses in the UK without the expensive price tag, there is a wide selection of exquisite fashions that will get you through the summer without breaking the bank.

Many women are concerned about fashion and usually high fashion also means an exorbitant price tag.  But it doesn’t have to be this way.  Many women can dress fashionably in quality clothing without having to max out their credit card or drain the bank account to do so.  If you are looking for the best budget dresses for 2014, here are a few selections to get you started:

Roman Women's Long Plain Cotton Summer Dress Turquoise1. Roman Originals Plain Cotton Summer Dress

This women’s long plain cotton summer dress from Roman Originals is a beautiful shirred paneled dress made of 100 percent cotton that you can pick up for as little as £25.00.  The dress consists of a feminine romantic V-neck front with sleeveless arm openings and is crafted with beautiful embroidery design.  The flowing skirt on the bottom is calf length with both the bodice and the skirt lined with soft cotton.

The back of the dress is finished with a fashionable bow with sundress-style straps and intricate embroidery completing the look.  This exquisite creation is ideal for casual wear, attending a summer wedding, or everyday wear in comfort.  The dress is crafted with a lovely two-tone turquoise that highlights the beautiful embroidered patterns throughout the garment.  It is also available in a selection of other fashionable colors to suit different tastes in style.

Bi-stretch shift dress2. M&Co Bi-Stretch Shift Dress

If you are looking for the perfect little black dress on a budget, M&Co offers a comfortable bi-stretch shift dress for as little as £29.00.  This is the perfect little black dress for work wear when you throw a cute little jack over it. It will also take you past five o-clock if you decide to meet friends for cocktails after work.

The dress is made of 100% stretchy polyester providing a metro-style look that is chic and upscale.  The plain style back allows you to slip into the dress with a back zip and fastener.  Accessorize with casual or dressy accessories and you are ready for any occasion.

3. KRISP Tie Back Jersey Skater SundressKRISP Tie Back Jersey Skater Sundress

If you just need a simple sundress that you can dress up or down, the KRISP Tie Back Skater Sundress provides simple summer style at a fraction of the price.  This free flowing and comfortable jersey sundress can be purchased for around £12.99 but the style says you paid a lot more money for it.

The scoop neck sleeveless style ensures you stay cool on hot summer days. The front design exhibits class with a sewn-in waistband that is complimented with subtle gathered material around the seam.  The dress is the perfect material for layering a cute jacket or light summer sweater over it for cool summer nights.

If you prefer to go without a jacket, the back of the garment lends itself to an interesting shoulder yoke accented with gathered material around the seam and a lovely bow that can be tied according to your preferences.  The garment is made of 95% Viscose and 5% Elastane which gives it its flowing texture and a length that hits just above the knee.  The KRISP Tie Back Jersey Skater Dress is available in a variety of designer colors.

multi-cap sleeve4. Roman Originals Multi Cap Sleeve Belted Maxi Dress

For fashionistas that are looking for wonderful summer prints at a budget price, the Roman Multi Cap Sleeve Belted Maxi Dress is the perfect creation for the summer months or a tropical getaway.  The dress is crafted with a flowing fabric consisting of 97% Viscose and 3% Elastane which makes it comfortable, stylish, and breathable.

The pattern is a wonderful combination of ferns and tropical florals done in bright pink, light, green, white, and orange backed by a classy black background which makes the colors in the tropical print pop.  The short sleeves are offset with a fashionable scoopneck in both the back and front. The Maxi Dress is floor length and also comes with stylish and updated black belt which finishes the look.  A tasteful choice at just £35.00.

Solid Ruffle One Shoulder Sleeveless Satin Cocktail Dres5. My Evening Dress Solid Ruffle One Shoulder Sleeveless Cocktail Dress

If you are attending a special event, the Solid Ruffle Sleeveless Cocktail Dress by My Evening Dress is the perfect fashion statement for cruises, wedding receptions, summer black tie events, and other occasions where a casual summer dress just won’t do.  This exquisite creation is the perfect choice for both classical and traditional evening parties.

The modern solid one shoulder style is accented with a ruffle which is just the right adornment without being too over the top.  The wonderful satin-like material is soft to the touch and comfortable for wearing and is crafted with a very subtle shimmery design that can be accessorized with a dressy pair of evening pumps and elegant understated jewelry.  The dress falls just above the knee and is available in an endless variety of fashionable colors at a price tag of around £120.73.

Stripe pattern swing dress6. M&Co Navy Stripe Pattern Swing Dress

If you are trying to find something versatile to wear on a summer cruise, the Navy Stripe Pattern Swing Dress by M&Co is the perfect choice.  The navy stripe nautical-type design is made of a soft jersey fabric and makes a feminine statement with the soft swing shape cut.

The Stripe Pattern Swing Dress is designed for casual wear with subtle slouch pockets that would complement a light summer cardigan.  The fabric is very flowy and breathable, thanks to the soft material made of 49% Polyester, 48% Viscose, and 3% Elastane.  The dress is styled with a plain navy striped back and a modest scoop neck in the front and short sleeves.  This is the perfect choice for a vacation near the water for a budget price of £29.00 and can be accessorized with a nice pair of summer sandals for flip flops.

Wrap front dress7. Roman Originals Wrap Front Dress

The Wrap Front Dress by Roman Originals provides you with a classic, elegant, and impeccable look for those summer moments where only a polished look will do.  This classy design is timeless and features cap sleeves with a flattering V-neck finished with an elegant puckered waistline.  The drapey material which is constructed of 95% Polyester and 5%Elastane is what provides the effortless wrap look in the front.

The classy waistline continues around the back that is designed with a plain look.  The hemline falls just at the knees with an A-line skirt that has a drapey type of effect when you move.  At first glance, this dress looks like a pricey fashion that only upper end retailers carry and is available in dark navy and black.  Budget seekers can pick up this classy little number for just £30.00.

Banana Moon8. Banana Moon Lakewood Shally Dress

For that beach resort vacation on an exotic island, the Lakewood Shally Dress is the perfect dual-purpose dress that can serve as a fashionable cover up on the beach or standalone casual beachfront attire for that relaxing lunch on the pier.  The dress is very lightweight and features an elastic waistband and a deep feminine V back.

The front neckline offers a modest scoopneck with an exquisite lace neckline and deep sleeveless arm openings.  The hemline which is just above the knee has subtle lace trim.  The dress is made of a soft woven 100% cotton fabric and is available at a reasonable price of £65.00.

Emma Low Strappy Back Maxi Dress9. Emma Low Strappy Back Maxi Dress

For fashion-forward women that are looking to stay cool in the hot summer weather without sacrificing style, the Low Strappy Back Maxi Dress by Emma will make waves on your next summer outing.  The dress is crafted in easy to wear comfortable jersey fabric with spaghetti straps and scoop neckline in the front.

The back of the Maxi Dress is adorned with additional spaghetti straps that are styled in a classy criss-cross design which compliments the plunging V-style back that comes just below the lower back.  This dress is casual enough to accessorize with funky platform sandals and dressy enough to add a pair of thinly strapped feminine evening sandals.  All for a low price of £8.00.

Myla Tropical Print Sweetheart Midi Bodycon Dress10. Myla Tropical Print Sweetheart Midi Bodycon Dress

Prefer bold prints for a trip to a tropical paradise?  The Tropical Print Sweetheart Midi Bodycon Dress fits the bill with its bold season brights that take print patterns to a new level.  The dress is styled with a fashionable sweetheart neckline, thick straps, and sleeveless arm openings.

For fashionistas that like to accentuate their waist, the Midi Bodycon Dress features a wide fitted waist panel that emphasizes the Bodycon fit with a pencil style skirt that falls just below the kneecap.  The back of the garment features a keyhole opening and back slit at the hemline which provides additional movement to the stretch polyester fabric.  This piece is perfect when paired with a bold colored set of heels and is ideal for casual wear, holidays, and special occasions for only £15.00.

We found so many wonderful budget dresses for summer 2014 it was hard to choose the best ten.  If you search a little further online, you will find a great selection of dresses as well.

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