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Doria Chain Shirt Dress in Jersey
Doria Chain Shirt Dress in Jersey
Marella's new Doria dress is an elegant classic with a satisfyingly modern twist. The eternally-stylish shirt silhouette is crafted from fine viscose jersey and updated with a bold interlocking chain print that makes it stand out from the crowd. Accessorise with a tonal shoulder bag and T-bar sandals.
AED622.-
Ounass
Avenue Midi Dress in Satin
Avenue Midi Dress in Satin
Combining a vintage-inspired print with a contemporary design, Keepsake's Avenue midi dress is a cool addition to the wardrobe. Cut from floral print satin, it features a one-shoulder design and flared hem. Add heeled mules and a statement bracelet.
AED750.-
Ounass
Ruins Midi Dress in Crepe
Ruins Midi Dress in Crepe
Keepsake's Ruins dress is an interpretation of the fit and flare silhouette that's delightfully feminine. Designed in Australia and cut from crepe fabric, the impeccably tailored dress is detailed with gentle gathering at the shoulders and waist, creating lines that flatter. Accessorise with silver-tone jewellery and finish with a woven slip-on heel.
AED750.-
Ounass
Aliane Scallop Midi Dress in Linen
Aliane Scallop Midi Dress in Linen
Channel vintage elegance when you wear Zimmermann's Aliane dress. Crafted in floral linen, it has fine straps that lace up at the back and waist-revealing cut-outs above a flowing midi-length skirt. To style it for romantic events, opt for jewelled earrings and a softly structured bag.
AED3,250.-
Ounass
Joy Crêpe Evening Gown
Joy Crêpe Evening Gown
The Joy gown from British label Solace London is a stunning pick for after-dark events. Crafted in crepe, it is shaped with a plunging sweetheart neckline and belted waist, and flares out below the hips to create an elegant silhouette. Accessorise with crystal jewellery to add a touch of shine.
AED1,770.-
Ounass
Sequin Peplum Dress
Sequin Peplum Dress
Jovani's opulent dress is ideal for elegant occasions. Perfectly polished with a decadent off-the-shoulder sweetheart neckline, this dress is accentuated with a mesh sequin embellished waist panel that cascades to a floor-sweeping asymmetric peplum frill hemline. Create an alluring ensemble by styling with a petite shoulder bag and point-toe stilettos.
AED3,150.-
Ounass
Puff Sleeve Gown
Puff Sleeve Gown
Introduce vintage-inspired glamour in your evening selection with this beautiful gown by Jovani. Crafted in a ruched one-shoulder design, it's given a bold edge with a thigh-high slit and floor-pooling hem. Simply add statement earrings and towering stilettos to create a show-stopping edit.
AED2,850.-
Ounass
Aurora Gown in Sequin Tulle
Aurora Gown in Sequin Tulle
Needle & Thread's Aurora gown makes a striking addition to the event wardrobe with its darkly embellished look. Crafted in lace, it is cut with a high-necked and flared shape with semi-sheer long sleeves, finished with sequin embellishments throughout. Opt for metallic or tonal heels to complete the edit.
AED2,800.-
Ounass
Louis Short Garden Dress in Silk
Louis Short Garden Dress in Silk
The Louis Garden dress from Louisa Parry can be styled with heels or sneakers, so it'll get plenty of wear. Expertly tailored from fluid silk twill, the relaxed empire line silhouette brings a breezy air to summer soirees. Style it with gold-tone jewellery and a low-rise sneaker for easy elegance. This design has a unique size scheme, please check the size and fit tab for extra advice.
AED3,404.-
Ounass
Ella Puglia Day Dress in Silk
Ella Puglia Day Dress in Silk
Louisa Parris named the print on this dress after Ella Fitzgerald: the legendary singer inspired its elegance and asymmetry. Created with daytime soirees in mind, the dress is cut from cool cotton topped with pretty shoulder ties, and has thoughtfully incorporated pockets for tucking away a lip gloss and smartphone. Weave a silk scarf through loose hair to complete the look. This design has a unique size scheme, please check the size and fit tab for extra advice.
AED2,919.-
Ounass
Blaze Midi Dress
Blaze Midi Dress
Keepsake The Label's Blaze dress embodies a graceful classic aesthetic. Illustrated with painterly florals, its deep V neckline, fluttery short sleeves and front slit skirt result in an effortlessly feminine look. Choose gold jewellery to coordinate with the dainty metallic buttons that run down the front of this piece.
AED750.-
Ounass
Mesh Ruched Button Up Dress
Mesh Ruched Button Up Dress
This Good American dress is the must-have of the summer with its ruched design. It is crafted in mesh with a printed swirl pattern, while the long-sleeve shirt dress shape is updated with ruched details around the button placket. Wear with heeled mules and a mini bag.
AED375.-
Ounass
Evelyn Cotton Dress
Evelyn Cotton Dress
Channel the inner European cool-girl vibe with Brøgger's Evelyn dress. Crafted in cotton with a striped pattern, the sleeveless mini features a ruffled neck and ruffled drawstring shoulders, while the tiered construction is finished with an asymmetrical ruffle. Layer over a long-sleeved shirt now, and wear on its own on warmer days.
AED1,520.-
Ounass
Tiered Dress with Metallic Stars
Tiered Dress with Metallic Stars
Turn heads when you wear this Aanchal Chanda dress to the next soiree. Crafted in metallic star-print tulle, it is styled with a high-neck bodice, fitted waistband and sumptuously voluminous tiered skirt to create a captivating feminine look. Accessorise with opulent gold jewellery and a glossy red lip.
AED990.-
Ounass
Il Riso Midi Dress in Linen
Il Riso Midi Dress in Linen
Springtime florals are brought to life in this vintage-inspired midi dress. Cut for a floaty, feminine silhouette, the dress is decorated with Faithfull the Brand's exclusive Teatro floral print which is hand-painted by artisans in Indonesia. Sweep hair into a loose chignon and style with a metallic heel.
AED960.-
Ounass
Pearl Satin Gown
Pearl Satin Gown
Make an entrance at the next event in Elle Zeitoune's Pearl gown. Crafted in lustrous satin, it is cut with a one-sleeve design while the other side features a thin strap on the other side, while the cinched waist leads to a flared skirt finished with a thigh slit. Add barely-there sandals to let the dress take centre-stage.
AED720.-
Ounass
Grace Satin Gown
Grace Satin Gown
For the next event, opt for Elle Zeitoune's glamourous Grace gown. Crafted in lustrous satin, it is designed with a high neckline leading to an asymmetrical bodice while the wrap skirt is cinched with a self-tie belt. Add metallic heels and a clutch to complete the edit.
AED750.-
Ounass
Peggy Garden Dress in Eco Cotton Poplin
Peggy Garden Dress in Eco Cotton Poplin
The Louis print is a cool gradation of moss green, buttermilk cream, and jet black checkerboard. The Garden dress is elevated for occasion dressing in soft Silk Twill. Suited to wear with both sandals and ankle boots alike, this playful piece is an all-year-round winner. The Majorca Scarf Top and the Vienna Wide-Leg Culottes are also available in the Louis Print. This design has a unique size scheme, please check the size and fit tab for extra advice.
AED3,960.-
Ounass
Zaara Satin Pleated Dress
Zaara Satin Pleated Dress
This shimmering and captivating Zaara dress is a striking addition to the eveningwear collection, elegantly designed by Anaya. The satin fabric is adorned with signature pleats and coupled with modest three-quarter length sleeves. Style with a tonal clutch and crystal-embellished stilettos for upcoming special occasions.
AED1,225.-
Ounass
Heart Print Dress in Cotton
Heart Print Dress in Cotton
Love Moschino's T-shirt dresses are a chic go-to during the summer months. This one is cut from pure cotton with a hint of stretch, and stands out from the crowd with an oversized heart graphic and contrasting logo. Style it up with silver-tone jewellery and chunky sneakers.
AED420.-
Ounass
Martha Cotton Dress
Martha Cotton Dress
Playful shades and feminine fits have become a signature for Paper London's collections. Mirroring the same aesthetic, the Martha Cotton Dress features romantic, short balloon sleeves and a square neckline, flaring to a tiered mini skirt covered in contrasting hues. Complete the look with a ruched leather bag and woven slides.
AED510.-
Ounass
Martha Cotton Dress
Martha Cotton Dress
Playful shades and feminine fits have become a signature for Paper London's collections. Mirroring the same aesthetic, the Martha Cotton Dress features romantic, short balloon sleeves and a square neckline, flaring to a tiered mini skirt covered in contrasting hues. Complete the look with a ruched leather bag and woven slides.
AED510.-
Ounass
Wrap-around Sequin Embellished Gown
Wrap-around Sequin Embellished Gown
Embodying old Hollywood glamour, the wrap-around sequin embellished gown embraces special occasions with its femininity. Flattering in silhouette, it has a maxi length, wrap silhouette, highlighted by dazzling sequins all over. Match its shine with an embellished clutch bag and metallic heels.
AED1,650.-
Ounass
Baird Portrait Dress in Crepe
Baird Portrait Dress in Crepe
Elegant in its minimalist simplicity, the Baird Portrait dress from Alex Perry is a chic LBD. Cut from satin crepe, it features structured padded shoulders mirrored by an angular square neckline, finished with simple long sleeves and a midi hem. Add point-toe pumps for a classic look or add boots for an of-the-moment edit.
AED3,225.-
Ounass
Frill Shirt Dress
Frill Shirt Dress
A unique and statement making dress, this Poca & Poca is an essential special occasion addition. A contrasting textured diamond print adds a luxury edge and effortlessly flaunts the short frill sleeves that refine this dress. Style with a bold clutch bag and metallic stilettos.
AED1,075.-
Ounass
Nouvel Illusion Gown
Nouvel Illusion Gown
Tadashi's Nouvel Illusion gown is decadent and dreamy. Topped with cap sleeves, the bodice is cut for a close fit and overlaid with whispy tulle with palm-leaf embroidery that lends an air of 1920s elegance. Accessorise with sparkling earrings and a metallic heel.
AED1,220.-
Ounass
Fringed Crêpe Abaya
Fringed Crêpe Abaya
The unique style of this Noor The Label abaya ensures this luxury staple makes a statement. Contrasting fringe details add a splash of colour to this crêpe abaya and showcase a modest silhouette. A metallic shoulder bag and matching stilettos refine the elegant ensemble.
AED945.-
Ounass
Logo Sweatshirt Dress in Organic Cotton Terry
Logo Sweatshirt Dress in Organic Cotton Terry
This sweatshirt dress by Calvin Klein Jeans reflects an elevated approach to the athleisure trend. Cut from peached-finish organic cotton terry, the relaxed silhouette is enriched with a glossy tonal logo print on the front. Emphasise this piece's sporty styling by accessorising with a baseball cap and belt bag.
AED300.-
Ounass
Catherine Silk Mermaid Gown
Catherine Silk Mermaid Gown
The Catherine gown from Alexia Maria is inspired by the golden age of film and fashion. Made in the United States from lustrous silk, the strapless bodice is framed with blouson sleeves topped with decadent bows and finishes with a graceful mermaid skirt. Style with glittering statement earrings and carry a metallic clutch.
AED7,300.-
Ounass
Body Wrap Dress in Milano Jersey
Body Wrap Dress in Milano Jersey
A contemporary take on the goddess dress, this wrap dress from French house Balenciaga is a cool after-dark option. Crafted in Milano jersey, it flatteringly drapes over the body with a one-sleeve sweatshirt design, cinched waist and ankle hem. Add point-toe mules to complete the editorial feel.
AED5,990.-
Ounass

About Dresses

Do you find yourself thinking ‘what should I wear today’ often? Well, you are not alone. Even a style pro can be hit with such a question many times. If you love dresses, choosing stylish ones and donning them right is the ultimate trick. In this page, we will unveil how to do that, so read on. 

The most common function of dresses is to provide coverage, warmth, and protection to the body. With the passage of time, wearing them has become a socio-cultural phenomenon. However, that only happened after humans began to live together in high numbers in localities and established colonies. Different civilisations adopted various forms and styles of long apparels, giving birth to specific forms, structures, and elements in them. Throughout history, these clothing pieces have become a wardrobe staple among people from all social classes. And if you are planning for your next shopping adventure, we will give you some ideas on which ones to add to your dress collection. 

Make waves with these ultimate forms of dresses 

There are hundreds of dresses in every style imaginable. And because of that, it is only normal to feel lost when you are shopping online. Our advice is to determine your requirements and preferences to make the entire process as easy and convenient as possible. Of course, you also need to understand a dress’ features and its suitability to your body type to make the right choice. What is more, your colour of choice will be at play since you need to pick based on your skin tone. We compiled below a few recommendations and suggestions that will help you stock your wardrobe with some of the best dresses available in the market today. So, keep reading to find them out. 

Women’s casual dresses

There are so many types of dresses in the world, which is why deciphering the right casual dress for women tends to get difficult sometimes. Mini dresses are perfect for night outs, whereas tailored printed suits pack a serious punch. From casual maxi dresses to asymmetrical dresses, tunics, and A-lines, the list of casual apparel is endless. Since dressing up can often make or break your look, it is imperative to choose based on the occasion. Thus, opting for something casual is a no-no when searching for a dress to wear to a wedding. However, if you want a chic New Year’s Eve dress, you can style sparkly sequin dresses casually. 

Mens’s dresses and skirts

The fashion industry took a leap forward by introducing skirts for men. Though they wear it only to make a fashion statement in public, men are no strangers to wearing skirts and beautiful apparels. The battle dress for Scottish men is a classic example. Apart from this, there are other variations of dresses available for men. From jeans to shorts, high-end T-shirts, and formal shirts, the options are endless. However, being a gentleman is knowing what to wear at the right event. The good news is, you can find your dream dress for any special occasions such as weddings, graduations, and more here on Shops.ae. Plus, you have countless options to select from including tuxedos, jeans, shirt with bow ties, and much more. 

Summer dresses 

Diversity is the spice of life. Whether you are at the office or soaking in the sun, there is a proper outfit for every place and occasion. Wedding dresses with sleeves and strapless bodycons for summer weddings are a few examples. In short, there are various apparels out there that can help you stay protected from the sun stylishly. Alternatively, there are also throw-on beach dresses and wraps that will glam you up on any occasion. From a holiday party to a pleasant afternoon lunch in the garden, an excellent piece of clothing will make you stand out in the crowd. 

Skirts 

Ladies, when was the last time you wore your favourite skirt? We hope most of you regularly wear it unless you are in an area where you can freeze to death. Skirts offer convenience much more than beauty. Moreover, they are healthier than pants because pants block the blood flow in the pelvic organs. Whereas the skirt is a loose attire that offers you relaxed blood flow throughout the legs and the pelvic region. In short, if you choose to wear a skirt, then you can look gorgeous, elegant, calm, and confident. Our product search engine is a treasure trove of skirts from an array of brands and shops, so explore them today!  

 

Tips on how to buy the best Dresses online in Dubai

For sure, you will agree that it is common to hold on to clothes that never really see the world and make less sensible decisions when buying them. To avoid this, follow the tips and tricks we compiled below. We guarantee that keeping them in mind will help you spend wisely and transform your look this season effortlessly. What is more, you will have a better and more fun shopping experience like never before. So, let us get started.

  • Buy men’s dresses and skirts suitable for all occasions – We all love purchasing something new for a special occasion. However, we end up guilty of it when that certain dress rarely gets more than one outing. Therefore, rather than purchasing something that is event-specific, go for something simple such as shirt dresses, transfers, and halter dresses. This way, you will be able to wear them repeatedly.
  • Do not store something that does not fit – It is quite common to hold on to something that does not fit you in hopes that it will someday. However, what many people do not realise is that this habit is one of the worst things to do. This is particularly true if you are trying to limit the number of apparels in your wardrobe. Try to be a minimalist by donating any of your clothing pieces that do not fit anymore.
  • Avoid outfits that do not suit you – Many of us fill our closets with outfits that we love rather than the ones that look good on us. Often, we buy something on a whim because it is a big trend, or it looks good on someone else. But because it does not suit us, we never really take it out of our cupboards. Remember that if a piece of clothing does not make you feel comfortable, then it is not worth investing in.
  • Know your style – Getting a classy dress is not complicated at all. You can analyse your personal preference rather than asking for an opinion. This is the key to help you make a wise decision. Look at your choice of colour, style, and pattern. Therefore, buy outfits that suit all your criteria and offer comfort along with style. Always try and buy apparels that flatter your figure.
  • Avoid attires that overexpose – Dressing classy is the key to success and doing so requires a bit of modesty. So, avoid baring tops, miniskirts, and revealing low décolletage. Instead, go for necklines that are typically collared, boatneck, or V-neck. Jersey dresses are one classic example. Alternatively, you can also try square, cowl, or scoop necks. Just remember that regardless of the type of dress you wear, your cleavage and belly button are covered.
  • Do not go overboard with accessories – If you are aiming for a sophisticated look that is both classy yet stylish, then go for simple accessories. You can opt for earrings made of pearl or diamonds, or you can also don gold bangles. What’s more, you can wear long pendants and scarves to elevate your look. Also, do not forget the colour of your shoes. Boots, slingbacks, and ballet flats in cream, navy, or black go well with a multitude of attires.

The first impression is everything, and a dress is a considerable part of leaving a mark on someone or at someplace. From tricot dresses to maternity, vintage, and bandeau, there is an overabundance of their types. This makes choosing a dress quite a perplexing endeavour.  Even pros do not get it right every time. Nevertheless, it is always a fun experience, as you get to explore and try-out various apparels and admire yourself in them.

Question & Answer

What dresses are in style now?

Dresses are more of a necessity than a luxury. Therefore, they never seem to go out of style regardless of the season. However, the only thing that evolves is their type. From snazzy cocktail dresses to stylish polo dresses, fabulous peplum dresses, and stunning skater dresses, there are now a lot of variations to select from for a specific occasion. These come in different makes, cuts, designs, and patterns. Hence, you can always portray your personality through the choice you make.

Which dresses are in fashion today?

Dresses are a wardrobe staple, and you cannot disregard them, as they are critical in glamming you up. However, they have often been subjected to harsh transformations over the years since their inception. So, you need to choose wisely. Nowadays, they are widely available in distinct types and styles. Some of the popular dresses that are on-trend right now are balloon dresses, caftans, sleeve dresses, evening, knitted, blouse dresses, and many more. 

Which dresses should I buy? 

Buying a dress is a tricky business because its types are limitless. From skater dresses to peplums, there are unique and stylish varieties of them available in the market. Therefore, when shopping, the comfort factor is weighed more than any other aspect. Also, it is imperative to look for dresses that suit you best, stylish, and can stand the test of time. This way, you can save your hard-earned cash and experience satisfaction with your purchase.

Are dresses comfortable?

The right dress can make you feel magical, which is why we love ditching those pants and getting all gussied up when heading out for an occasion. However, pulling something off that is stylish may end up uncomfortable after some time. Therefore, no matter how fancy a dress might be if they are not comfortable and of the right fit, you will find yourself disposing of them eventually. The key is to shop wisely.

Want to go shopping for dresses online? You can get your dream attire delivered right at your doorsteps through Shops.ae. We are a superfast online shopping engine where you can shop for ladies’ tops in the UAE, long dresses in Dubai, men’s summer wedding dresses, and so much more. Moreover, you can explore an extensive range of attires from top brands such as ASOS, Zara, Gucci, Denim, Debenhams, Versace, Forever 21, Adidas, H&M, and Next. They are widely offered in more than 500 stores here. So, shop till you drop and transform your look this season!