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15 Reasons You Should Be Wearing a Wrap Dress This Summer

This iconic style has been around for decades for a reason.

The wrap dress is nothing new—its icon status dates back decades. The classic style’s longevity is proof of its versatility. Diane von Furstenberg originally invented the wrap dress in jersey material in 1974, according to an article in Marie Claire. Its power was that it was both universally flattering and actually comfortable. From Studio 54 to the White House, these popular styles have been worn by everyone from Madonna to Michelle Obama.

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These day brands are reinterpreting the classic style, toying with hemlines and fabrications. The new versions range from flirtatious, floral minidresses to structured cotton midis. Wrap dresses are the perfect style for summer, as they can simultaneously be sophisticated, stylish, and modern. Plus, they will never go out of style—it’s literally been popular for decades. We’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite iterations of the classic wrap dress style below.

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Shop Our Favorite Styles:

Wesley Dress

$220 $110

Amber Dress


Lala Dress


Wrap Dress

Hanne Bloch

Floral Midi Wrap Dress

$342 $257

Chinie Dress

Stine Goya

Short and Sassy Dress

La Double J
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