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Special Occasion Dresses

Special occasions demand a special shirt and we've got just the thing. This 100% cotton Oxford style has a classic button-down collar and a cheeky pop of colour on one button hole. Wear this to birthday parties and snazzy dinners and you'll win the award for best-dressed every time (unlucky,…

  • Regular fit
  • Button-down collar
  • Chest pocket
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Oxford Shirt

$38.00

    Dress your little one up in this smock dress for a special occasion or a big family gathering. This soft twill design has a Peter Pan collar and sweet detailing – and it's lined for added cosiness. Handy buttons down the back make getting dressed a tad easier, too.

    • Appliqué detail on MBL colourway
    • Back button placket opening
    • Outer 100% cotton
    • Lining 100% cotton
    • Machine washable

    Pretty Collared Smock Dress

    $48.00

      4.3
      (3 reviews)

      Dress your little one up in this smock dress for a special occasion or a big family gathering. This soft twill design has a Peter Pan collar and sweet detailing – and it's lined for added cosiness. Handy buttons down the back make getting dressed a tad easier, too.

      • Appliqué detail on MBL colourway
      • Back button placket opening
      • Outer 100% cotton
      • Lining 100% cotton
      • Machine washable

      Pretty Collared Smock Dress

      $48.00

        4.3
        (3 reviews)

        With a smart Peter Pan collar and two front pockets, this pretty dress is ideal for those special occasions. The brushed back fabric feels wonderfully soft against delicate skin, while the long sleeves will keep wriggly little arms nice and toasty.

        • Back popper placket opening
        • 85% cotton 15% polyester
        • Machine washable

        Cosy Collared Dress

        $38.00

          5
          (1 review)

          With a smart Peter Pan collar and two front pockets, this pretty dress is ideal for those special occasions. The brushed back fabric feels wonderfully soft against delicate skin, while the long sleeves will keep wriggly little arms nice and toasty.

          • Back popper placket opening
          • 85% cotton 15% polyester
          • Machine washable

          Cosy Collared Dress

          $38.00

            5
            (1 review)

            Get dressed up any special occasion with our smartest shirt yet. Look out for Johnnie's classic detailing, like the red button hole stitching and back neck tape. This slightly-grown-up, cotton design looks great paired with your favourite chinos.

            • Regular fit
            • Button-down collar
            • Chest pocket
            • 100% cotton
            • Machine washable

            Smart Shirt

            $38.00

              Velvet was made for parties, and so was this dress. In smart navy with rickrack detailing, a sparkly collar and a touch of gold at the buttons, it'll make big occasions feel even more special. Team with tights and gold shoes to really shine.

              • Outer 100% cotton, Lining 80% polyester 20% cotton
              • Machine washable

              Velvet Party Dress

              $66.00

                Stand to attention: introducing our military-inspired jacket. A bright and beautiful soft velvet fabric, oversized buttons and textured braiding make this a statement coat for parties and special occasions. Slip it on with jeans or dresses and march down the street with pride.

                • Outer 98% cotton 2% elastane
                • Body lining 100% cotton
                • Sleeve lining 100% polyester
                • Machine washable

                Military Velvet Jacket

                $75.00

                  This pretty pinafore is perfect for dressing your little one on special occasions. The duck and riverbank prints are sure to have the grown-ups cooing – and just wait till they see those frills. It's lined for extra cosiness and you can pair it with a body on chillier days.

                  • Back button placket opening
                  • Outer 100% cotton
                  • Lining 100% cotton
                  • Machine washable

                  Ruffle Cord Pinafore

                  $45.00

                    5
                    (6 reviews)

                    This pretty pinafore is perfect for dressing your little one on special occasions. The duck and riverbank prints are sure to have the grown-ups cooing – and just wait till they see those frills. It's lined for extra cosiness and you can pair it with a body on chillier days.

                    • Back button placket opening
                    • Outer 100% cotton
                    • Lining 100% cotton
                    • Machine washable

                    Ruffle Cord Pinafore

                    $45.00

                      5
                      (6 reviews)

                      Take it easy with this laid-back loose-fit jumper. It's a shipshape navy colour, with a glittering gold stripe (because a little sparkle makes everything better). Dress it up with a flippy skirt for special occasions, or team with jeans for town trips and bike rides.

                      • 30% viscose 19% polyamide 16% wool 16% cotton 10% polyamide 6% metallised fibre 3% cashmere
                      • Machine washable

                      Sparkle Stripe Sweater

                      $60.00

                        Perfect for a special occasion, our sweet dress is as smart as it is pretty. The linen and cotton style is fully lined, with a detachable ribbon and a zip at the back to make getting dressed easier. It even comes with a tutu petticoat for a fuller skirt.

                        • Separate net underskirt
                        • Outer 55% linen 45% cotton
                        • Lining 100% cotton
                        • Machine washable

                        Vintage Dress

                        $69.00 $41.40

                          5
                          (4 reviews)

                          A pretty dress for a special occasion can be soft and comfortable too: this little number in gentle gingham proves it. The layered top features an eye-catching back detail, while its cotton fabric keeps you feeling cosy. Team with cute Mary Janes for perfect party dressing.

                          • 100% cotton
                          • Machine washable

                          Iris Dress

                          $69.00 $20.70

                            Special events are sorted thanks to this floaty occasion dress. Bodice panels with princess seams and a contrasting (removable) grosgrain belt tied around the waist create a super flattering fit. It’s fully lined too, so your swirly knee-length skirt will keep its shape.

                            • Outer 100% viscose
                            • Lining 100% polyester
                            • Machine washable
                            • Model is wearing longer length
                            • Flattering fit and flare shape
                            • Length finishes at knee
                            • Fully lined
                            • Concealed back zip

                            Leah Dress

                            $130.00 $52.00

                              4.2
                              (9 reviews)

                              A touch of lace, a hint of ribbon and a floral print – we've cracked the recipe for the perfect party dress. This sleeveless number is ideal for special occasions, with or without a smart jacket. Add a pair of pretty sandals and you’re party-ready.

                              • 100% cotton
                              • Machine washable

                              Agatha Dress

                              $69.00 $55.20

                                4.5
                                (4 reviews)

                                With a smart Peter Pan collar and two front pockets, this pretty dress is ideal for those special occasions. The brushed back fabric feels wonderfully soft against delicate skin, while the long sleeves will keep wriggly little arms nice and toasty.

                                • Back popper placket opening
                                • 85% cotton 15% polyester
                                • Machine washable

                                Cosy Collared Dress

                                $38.00 $34.20

                                  5
                                  (1 review)

                                  With a smart Peter Pan collar and two front pockets, this pretty dress is ideal for those special occasions. The brushed back fabric feels wonderfully soft against delicate skin, while the long sleeves will keep wriggly little arms nice and toasty.

                                  • Back popper placket opening
                                  • 85% cotton 15% polyester
                                  • Machine washable

                                  Cosy Collared Dress

                                  $38.00 $34.20

                                    5
                                    (1 review)

                                    This light jersey dress is comfortable enough for everyday wear and smart enough for special occasions. With even more layers than a birthday cake (well, four), this pretty design is perfect for dancing at the disco – or in the back garden.

                                    • Outer 50% cotton 50% modal
                                    • Machine washable

                                    Vanda Dress

                                    $45.00 $18.00

                                      4.5
                                      (4 reviews)

                                      Get dressed up any special occasion with our smartest shirt yet. Look out for Johnnie's classic detailing, like the red button hole stitching and back neck tape. This slightly-grown-up, cotton design looks great paired with your favourite chinos.

                                      • Regular fit
                                      • Garment washed for a casual appearance
                                      • Chest pocket
                                      • 100% cotton
                                      • Machine washable

                                      Smart Shirt

                                      $35.00 $24.50

                                        This dress will take pride of place in your wardrobe – it’s super comfortable and wonderfully flattering too. The slimming colourblock panel oh-so-cleverly hugs curves while the below-the-knee hem makes it a great choice for those special occasions.

                                        • Main 67% viscose 28% polyamide 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                        • Machine washable
                                        • Fitted shape
                                        • Length finishes below knee
                                        • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                        • Fully lined
                                        • Concealed back zip

                                        Flora Ponte Dress

                                        $150.00 $60.00

                                          3.3
                                          (4 reviews)

                                          This woven dress features a colourful bird appliqué and a fun pompom trim – just the thing for special occasions. It comes with a sweet pair of matching knickers, and its buttoned back makes dressing your mini-wriggler that little bit easier – hurrah.

                                          • Comes with matching pants
                                          • Appliqué logo
                                          • Back button placket opening
                                          • Outer 100% cotton
                                          • Lining 100% cotton
                                          • Pants 100% cotton
                                          • Machine washable

                                          Summer Birds Dress

                                          $46.00 $27.60

                                            5
                                            (3 reviews)

                                            This woven dress features a colourful bird appliqué and a fun pompom trim – just the thing for special occasions. It comes with a sweet pair of matching knickers, and its buttoned back makes dressing your mini-wriggler that little bit easier – hurrah.

                                            • Comes with matching pants
                                            • Appliqué logo
                                            • Back button placket opening
                                            • Outer 100% cotton
                                            • Lining 100% cotton
                                            • Pants 100% cotton
                                            • Machine washable

                                            Summer Birds Dress

                                            $46.00 $27.60

                                              5
                                              (3 reviews)

                                              Never settle for 'it'll do' – this elegant maxi dress will make you feel more than just alright. With its flattering ruching on the back, floral pattern and wrap front, it's perfect for those all-important special occasions. All you need now are some wedges and a clutch, and you'll be ready for…

                                              • Main 92% viscose 8% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                              • Machine washable
                                              • Flattering A-line shape
                                              • Maxi length
                                              • Soft drapey jersey
                                              • Fully lined
                                              • Ruching on bodice

                                              Georgia Maxi Dress

                                              $190.00 $114.00

                                                4.5
                                                (27 reviews)

                                                Need a quick way to dress up jeans for a special occasion? Our pretty broderie vest is just the thing. We’ve added a little bit of mischief too, with colour-pop neon stitching.

                                                • Button placket at centre back neck
                                                • Outer 100% cotton
                                                • Lining 100% cotton
                                                • Machine washable

                                                Serena Tank Top

                                                $44.00 $17.60

                                                  4.7
                                                  (3 reviews)

                                                  Your favourite jeans have a new best friend in this versatile, sophisticated top. It's made from a fluid viscose crepe that creates an elegant drape, while the keyhole detailing at the back give it a contemporary twist – so its smart enough to be dressed up when a special occasion comes calling.

                                                  • 100% viscose
                                                  • Machine washable
                                                  • Semi-fitted shape
                                                  • Length finishes at low hip
                                                  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

                                                  Claudette Shell Top

                                                  $70.00 $42.00

                                                    2.6
                                                    (8 reviews)
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