The Best Sundresses for Staying Stylish Around the Water

Stay cool all summer long by the beach or pool.

From an afternoon boat excursion to a game of tennis, the right sundress can do it all while saving space in your luggage.Shutterstock

Nothing gives off warm weather vibes quite like a sundress. The must-have, versatile summer attire looks just as great layered over a swimsuit and flip-flops at the pool or beach, and then dressed up with earrings and strappy sandals over a nice dinner out or worn to the club. Sundresses come in a variety of colors and styles for every mood or occasion—and with so many wallet-friendly options, there’s no excuse for not filling up your closet with them.

Scooped Neckline

A wrap dress is convenient for going from the beach to the restaurant or vice versa.Amazon

Say hello to summer with an easy-breezy wrap dress! A flattering look for most body types, these dresses come in a variety of colors and patterns and are a fantastic addition to just about anyone’s wardrobe. With a loose fit, these wraps are perfect for wearing as a beach coverup—but really, the sky's the limit as to where you can wear them.

Flattering Halter-Style

Keeping things casual doesn't mean you can't turn heads.Amazon

Every woman needs a dress like this in her closet. Perfect for beach vacations, weddings, cocktail parties, picnics, and outdoor events, or even layered with a cardigan to the office—this dress is an all-around winner. Show off your legs and curves with the fit and flare style. With the affordable price tag and a wide variety of styles, you might even want to pick up a few of them!

A Chic Dress for Your Inner Tomboy

Sensitive skin requires a little extra protection, and it can be done without sacrificing style.Amazon

This dress was definitely designed with active, sporty gals in mind. Four-way stretch, UPF 50+ fabric wicks moisture away from your skin and dries quickly for all-day comfort while simultaneously providing maximum sun protection. Details like side pockets, thumbholes, and a tag-free collar to reduce chafing make this dress the ideal outfit to wear hiking, camping, or at the beach.