Eyelet gets a dressy update, thanks to a rich navy-and-blush palette and a sophisticated fit-and-flare silhouette. Also available in petite and tall sizes.To buy: $90, loft.com.Featured April 2014
Perfect for a holiday brunch, this crisp white dress offers endless accessorizing possibilities. Consider it your blank canvas. Also available in black, as well as tall and petite sizes.To buy: $120, bananarepublic.com.
For a softer alternative to black, try navy. This lovely one-shoulder cut can look just as dramatic for a nighttime bash, yet maintains ladylike elegance for a graduation or an outdoor affair. Available in six other colors as well as petite sizes.To buy: $150, anntaylor.com.
Looking for an even fancier option? Slip into this embellished pale pink sateen sheath with a sexy X-back. Pair it with metallic heels and simple silver jewelry.To buy: $228, usa.frenchconnection.com.
With its blush tone and cascading waterfall of beads, this knee-length shift falls gracefully over curves without clinging, and highlights the collarbone for subtle sexiness.To buy: $100, wallisfashion.com.
Reminiscent of a dancer’s tutu, this coral stunner features a gauzy figure-balancing full skirt and strategic draping to whittle the waist. Available in three other colors.To buy: $298, bodenusa.com.
Enhance your feminine figure with this intricate lace dress, which features a sweetheart neckline, a defined waist, and bra-concealing straps so you don’t have to sacrifice support.To buy: $250, saks.com.Get Daily Finds via e-mail