Search the site

Womens Shift Dress

…this fuss-free T-shirt dress with your eyes closed and you'll still be ready to face the day. Featuring pretty ruffles at the sleeve and hem, it's made from textured cotton slub for a comfortable jersey feel. With a casual crew neckline and relaxed above-the-knee cut, this dress is the daytime go-to…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Self fabric ruffles

Emily Jersey Dress

$70.00

    4.2
    (22 reviews)

    This T-shirt dress is the definition of throw-on-and-go style. We've added a few special details to this classic, from the sophisticated boat neck, to the cotton slub with its soft, subtle texture. Perfect for going straight from the beach to lunch with the girls.

    • 100% cotton
    • Machine washable
    • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
    • Length finishes above knee
    • Short sleeves
    • Soft cotton jersey

    Paulina Jersey Dress

    $70.00

      3.5
      (20 reviews)

      Can you really call it a wardrobe if it doesn't contain a trusty denim dress? We don't think so. In a classic shift dress shape, we added subtle slide slits for a modern twist. It has an exposed zip with a grosgrain pull because we love those special finishing touches.

      • 99% cotton 1% elastane
      • Machine washable
      • Fitted shape
      • Length finishes above knee
      • Elbow length sleeves
      • Woven denim with stretch
      • Unlined
      • Exposed back zip

      Freya Denim Dress

      $90.00

        4.2
        (58 reviews)

        Modern woman, meet our bright shift dress. Two pleats at the front give this smart dress swish. The sleeveless shape is ideal for wearing alone when the weather is warming up or layering on chillier days. In a textured European cotton blend with a bit of stretch, it’s comfortable too.

        • Main 82% cotton 16% viscose 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
        • Dry clean only
        • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
        • Length finishes just above knee
        • Sleeveless
        • Fully lined
        • Concealed back zip

        Canonbury Shift Dress

        $180.00

          5
          (1 review)

          When the temperature soars, you can stay cool (in more ways than one) with this no-effort-required shift dress. Breathable cotton linen fabric keeps you comfortable, while the straight shift shape and turn-back sleeves make for thoroughly modern casual dressing.

          • 55% linen 45% cotton
          • Machine washable
          • Semi-fitted shape
          • Length finishes above knee
          • Short sleeves
          • Unlined
          • Functional front placket

          Eleanor Dress

          $95.00

            3.7
            (15 reviews)

            Get a shift on with our whenever-wherever dress. It's crafted from textured ottoman fabric for a flattering, smooth look that won't crease, however busy you are. The statement colourblock design works just as well for morning meetings as it does for after-work drinks, while the grosgrain zip tape…

            • 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
            • Machine washable
            • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
            • Length finishes just above knee
            • Short sleeves
            • Textured medium weight jersey
            • Zip detail at back

            Jeanette Ottoman Dress

            $110.00

              4.4
              (8 reviews)

              Say hello to your new favourite everyday outfit. Not only is this soft semi-fitted dress simple-to-wear and comfortable, but the medium-weight jersey is easy to care for. As if that wasn't enough, it's cut above the knee and has slanted slit pockets for practicality and style.

              • BLK, GRN, PNK and YEL: 55% cotton 44% polyester 1% elastane
              • DEN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
              • Machine washable
              • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
              • Length finishes above knee
              • Two front pockets
              • ¾ length sleeves
              • Textured medium weight jersey
              • Unlined

              Trinity Jersey Dress

              $98.00

                4
                (35 reviews)

                Say hello to the perfect fuss-free holiday dress in cool cotton. The shift shape slips on over your bikini, while the fitted waist keeps things flattering. A colourful trim on the neck and hem show this dress is ready for sun, fun and sangria (aren't we all).

                • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane, Lining 100% cotton
                • Machine washable
                • Length finishes just above knee
                • Sleeveless
                • Fully lined
                • Side zip

                Easy Rickrack Dress

                $110.00

                  3.1
                  (8 reviews)

                  This versatile shift dress is straight from the Sixties. We've given this clever design a flattering empire waistband, while our in-house-designed floral print really makes a statement. It's crafted from soft textured cotton and you can even go bag-free with the hidden pockets. Wear with casual…

                  • Main 98% cotton 2% elastane
                  • Lining 100% cotton
                  • Machine washable
                  • Straight shape
                  • Length finishes above knee
                  • Front pockets
                  • Sleeveless
                  • Concealed back zip

                  Retro Pocket Dress

                  $130.00

                    4
                    (26 reviews)

                    Where would your wardrobe be without an effortlessly stylish shift dress that's ready for whatever you've got on the agenda? The patterned jacquard fabric is slightly stretchy for comfort, but holds its flattering shape all day long.

                    • Main 78% cotton 22% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
                    • Machine washable
                    • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
                    • Length finishes just above knee
                    • Full length sleeves
                    • Textured jacquard jersey
                    • Fully lined
                    • Concealed back zip

                    Guinevere Jacquard Dress

                    $140.00 $70.00

                      3.9
                      (17 reviews)

                      Ponte is the most magical of fabrics – it has enough weight to keep you warm, enough structure to flatter your figure and enough soft stretch to keep you comfortable. All. Day. Long. Add a luxurious velvet trim and this is pretty much the gold standard of day-to-night dresses.

                      • Main 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Trim 100% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
                      • Machine washable
                      • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
                      • Length finishes above knee
                      • Full length sleeves
                      • Medium weight ponte jersey
                      • Fully lined
                      • Concealed back zip
                      • Velvet trims

                      Ingrid Ponte Dress

                      $130.00 $65.00

                        4.6
                        (11 reviews)

                        This showstopper is made from intricate, multi-coloured lace inspired by a print that was hand-drawn here at Boden HQ. The streamlined pencil shape and nipped-in waist make for a seriously flattering silhouette.

                        • Outer 100% polyester
                        • Lining 100% cotton
                        • Dry clean only
                        • Fitted shape
                        • Fully lined
                        • Concealed back zip

                        Greta Shift Dress

                        $450.00 $270.00

                          5
                          (2 reviews)

                          Have a holiday romance with our 60s-inspired dress. In an embroidered design, it's perfect for popping in your suitcase to wear with sandals by day and wedges by night. The shift shape is easy and there's a slip underneath to keep you covered and comfortable.

                          • Main 100% cotton, Detachable camisole 100% cotton
                          • Machine washable
                          • Semi-fitted shape
                          • Length finishes above knee
                          • Sleeveless
                          • Comes with detachable camisole slip

                          Elana Dress

                          $150.00 $75.00

                            3
                            (5 reviews)

                            This classic empire-line dress in soft cotton sateen is designed to flatter and skim your curves in all the right places. Its wide neck is effortlessly elegant and, paired with some heels, it'll shift seamlessly from the 9-to-5 to a night on the tiles.

                            • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane
                            • Lining 94% polyester 6% elastane
                            • Machine washable
                            • Semi-fitted shape
                            • Empire line
                            • Length finishes above knee
                            • Cotton stretch fabric
                            • Fully lined
                            • Concealed back zip

                            Diane Dress

                            $130.00 $65.00

                              4.8
                              (13 reviews)

                              Hands up if you love sixties-inspired fashion. With a stand-up collar and semi-fitted shape, this jersey dress wouldn't look out of place on Carnaby Street. The stretchy (but structured) fabric has curved seams for a flattering silhouette. What more could you want? Oh that's right: hidden pockets.

                              • Body 67% polyester 33% cotton, Lining 100% polyester
                              • Machine washable
                              • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
                              • Length finishes just above knee
                              • Two front pockets
                              • ¾ length sleeves
                              • Medium weight jacquard jersey
                              • Fully lined
                              • Concealed back zip

                              Sarah Jacquard Dress

                              $140.00 $84.00

                                4.2
                                (16 reviews)

                                Ruffles make everything better, so we popped some on the cuffs, neck and pockets (yes, pockets) of this sleek ponte dress. Whether you're in the office or at a party, the versatile semi-fitted shape looks the part, while the full lining keeps you comfortable all day long.

                                • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                • Machine washable
                                • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
                                • Length finishes just above knee
                                • Two front pockets
                                • ¾ length sleeves
                                • Medium weight ottoman jersey
                                • Fully lined
                                • Self fabric ruffles

                                Miranda Ponte Dress

                                $120.00 $60.00

                                  4.2
                                  (19 reviews)

                                  Hit all the right notes in this stylish shift dress, complete with bell sleeves. We've given it a flattering fit (of course) and striking stripes along the hem and cuffs. You'll make a sophisticated impression, whether you wear it to work or your next dinner date.

                                  • 57% viscose 26% polyester 17% polyamide
                                  • Machine washable
                                  • Semi-fitted shape
                                  • Length finishes just above knee
                                  • ¾ length sleeves

                                  Matilda Knitted Dress

                                  $140.00 $84.00

                                    4.9
                                    (7 reviews)

                                    Who knew such a flattering statement dress could be so easy to wear? Pops of colour at the hem and neckline make an impression at the office or a garden party, and the versatile shift shape (in easy-to-care-for ponte fabric) is ready to simply pop on and go.

                                    • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                    • Machine washable
                                    • Semi-fitted shape
                                    • Length finishes just above knee
                                    • ¾ length sleeves
                                    • Medium weight ottoman jersey
                                    • Fully lined

                                    Siobhan Ponte Dress

                                    $120.00 $84.00

                                      4.6
                                      (16 reviews)

                                      This shift dress has got a trick up its sleeve – ruffles. The subtly flared flutter detail adds a contemporary touch to this sleek, elegant style. Made from stretchy Ponte fabric for a comfortable fit, it's simple but oh SO effective.

                                      • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                      • Machine washable
                                      • Length finishes just above knee
                                      • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
                                      • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                      • Fully lined
                                      • Back zip fastening

                                      Lavinia Ponte Dress

                                      $120.00 $84.00

                                        4.7
                                        (46 reviews)

                                        No wardrobe is complete without a shift dress, and that's a fact. This semi-fitted design is made from 100% British-milled wool for an authentic look that will last for years. Wear it alone, or layered over a rollneck jumper when it's chilly.

                                        • Outer 100% wool
                                        • Lining 100% polyester
                                        • Dry clean only
                                        • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
                                        • Length finishes just above knee
                                        • Fully lined
                                        • Concealed back zip

                                        Deborah Tweed Dress

                                        $220.00 $132.00

                                          4.4
                                          (28 reviews)
                                          >