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Womens Shift Dress

Our cotton shift dress is perfect for warmer days. This comfortable design is oh-so-easy to wear with an extra-flattering cut. We've worked some clever wizardry with our seams to create a slimming effect, with hidden pockets for a perfectly sleek finish.

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured slub jersey
  • Unlined

Sorrento Jersey Shift Dress

$90.00 $63.00

    4.7
    (29 reviews)

    You'll be heading straight in the right direction with this textured shift dress. Vertical and horizontal ottoman stripes meet in the middle on this oh-so-chic design, made from light, structured fabric. Team with some sheer tights and flat boots for a fail-proof look.

    • 72% cotton 28% polyester
    • Machine washable
    • Relaxed fit
    • Length finishes just above knee
    • Elbow length sleeves
    • Textured medium weight jersey with drape
    • Unlined

    Hattie Shift

    $108.00 $54.00

      3.9
      (36 reviews)

      A beautifully slimming shift dress, you ask? Why on earth not, we reply. Block panels create a defined waistline, while keeping the easy-to-wear shift shape. It's a great all-rounder and will take you from Monday morning to Friday night in a flash.

      • 56% cotton 37% viscose 6% nylon 1% elastane
      • Machine washable
      • Semi fitted shape
      • Length finishes above knee
      • Short sleeves

      Zoe Knitted Dress

      $148.00 $88.80

        4
        (9 reviews)

        We pride ourselves on creating bright, bold prints that you won't find anywhere else – and this one is a real stunner. With 3/4 sleeves and a shift shape for a retro feel, it's easy to wear but makes a big statement.

        • 100% polyester
        • Machine washable
        • Relaxed fit
        • Length finishes above knee
        • Concealed front pockets
        • ¾ length sleeves
        • Concealed back zip

        Isabelle Dress

        $110.00 $66.00

          3.6
          (18 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

            4.1
            (39 reviews)

            We crafted cotton chino fabric into a classic shift to make this versatile dress. Our striking prints have been cleverly placed to give you a wonderfully flattering shape. Wear alone when the sun's shining, or add a long-sleeved tee to beat the chill.

            • 97% cotton 3% elastane
            • Machine washable
            • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
            • Length finishes above knee
            • Concealed side pockets
            • Sleeveless
            • Unlined

            Porto Stripe Shift Dress

            $110.00 $66.00

              3.7
              (19 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

                This sleeveless, fitted shift is a key shape of the season. With flattering colourblock seams (we kept the darker colours on the outside to slim the waist and hips), it’s simplicity at its chicest. Wear with bare legs and on-point flats for maximum style, minimum fuss.

                • 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane
                • Machine washable
                • Semi fitted shape
                • Length finishes just above knee
                • Sleeveless
                • Medium weight jersey
                • Fully lined
                • Concealed back zip

                Colourblock Ponte Shift

                $138.00 $82.80

                  4.6
                  (30 reviews)

                  Simple and flattering, smart and casual – this easy-going shift dress is a proper all-rounder. The contrast stitching adds a dash of colour and is cleverly positioned in figure-flattering places.

                  • Outer 100% cotton
                  • Lining 96% polyester 4% elastane
                  • Dry clean only
                  • Length finishes just above knee
                  • Front pockets
                  • Short sleeves
                  • Concealed back zip

                  Tilda Dress

                  $170.00 $136.00

                    3.7
                    (6 reviews)

                    We've borrowed two of the Sixties' best-loved trends to create this dress: a classic shift shape and a stand-out geometric print. Made from stretch cotton for wear-all-day-and-evening comfort, this dress also features full lining and a clever panelled design for an extra-flattering fit. Sorry Summer…

                    • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane
                    • Lining 96% cotton 4% elastane
                    • Machine washable
                    • Fitted shape
                    • Length finishes above knee
                    • Fully lined
                    • Concealed back zip

                    Pixie Dress

                    $138.00 $82.80

                      3.2
                      (6 reviews)

                      Go from am to pm without batting an eyelid in this easy-to-wear shift dress. Side panels and a waistband create a flattering line while the hotchpotch print will turn heads. The textured fabric keeps shape, no matter how hectic your day.

                      • 98% cotton 2% elastane
                      • Machine washable
                      • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
                      • Length finishes above knee
                      • Short sleeves
                      • Unlined
                      • Concealed back zip

                      Isla Dress

                      $120.00 $48.00

                        3.2
                        (33 reviews)

                        Did someone say florals? This flowery shift dress will take you from work to weekend brunch with a simple change of shoes. We've used a textured fabric and added some princess seams to nip in the waist, giving this classic design a slinky twist.

                        • Outer 71% cotton 26% viscose 3% elastane
                        • Lining 100% cotton
                        • Machine washable
                        • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
                        • Length finishes just above knee
                        • Fully lined
                        • Concealed back zip

                        Vivienne Dress

                        $150.00 $60.00

                          4.9
                          (10 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

                            4.5
                            (2 reviews)

                            We're going to get straight to the point: the colourblocking design on this classic shift dress is the update your wardrobe's been waiting for.

                            • 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
                            • Machine washable
                            • Semi-fitted shape
                            • Length finishes just above knee
                            • Textured medium weight jersey
                            • Unlined

                            Edwina Ottoman Dress

                            $95.00

                              4.4
                              (10 reviews)

                              This cotton shift is cut with side panels for a flattering silhouette, and is available in our printed textured cotton and stretch cotton denim. With a strategic shoe change, it will take you from work to weekend and beyond.

                              • DEN: 99% cotton 1% elastane
                              • Other colours: 98% cotton 2% elastane
                              • Machine washable
                              • Relaxed fit
                              • Length finishes at low thigh
                              • Side pockets
                              • Unlined
                              • Back zip fastening

                              Pippa Tunic Dress

                              $108.00 $54.00

                                3.9
                                (69 reviews)

                                This dress is ideal for when you want something a little bit special. Our simple shift design allows the floral placement print to really stand out. We've cleverly positioned the elegant pattern for a slimming effect.

                                • 38% modal 38% cotton 19% polyamide 5% elastane
                                • Machine washable
                                • Semi-fitted shape
                                • Length finishes just above knee
                                • ¾ length sleeves
                                • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                • Unlined
                                • Concealed back zip

                                Lily Ponte Dress

                                $140.00 $56.00

                                  4.3
                                  (7 reviews)

                                  If you're into power dressing, step this way. We've taken the iconic structured shift shape and added some modern touches like military-style gold buttons. Now, what's your next mission?

                                  • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Trim 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane
                                  • Machine washable
                                  • Length finishes above knee
                                  • Front patch pockets
                                  • Short sleeves
                                  • Textured medium weight jersey
                                  • Unlined
                                  • Metal buttons

                                  Hermione Ottoman Dress

                                  $110.00

                                    4.6
                                    (5 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

                                      5
                                      (1 review)

                                      You just can’t go wrong with a tweed shift dress crafted from 100% pure wool, sourced from Yorkshire's historic Abraham Moon & Sons mill. It may look simple at first glance, but this clever little number is working hard behind the scenes to flatter your shape. Layer with a rollneck and tights to…

                                      • Outer 100% wool
                                      • Lining 100% polyester
                                      • Dry clean only
                                      • Easy fitted shape
                                      • Length finishes above knee
                                      • Two front pockets
                                      • Sleeveless
                                      • Fully lined
                                      • Concealed back zip

                                      Heather Tweed Dress

                                      $208.00 $83.20

                                        4.4
                                        (9 reviews)

                                        …is made of two of our favourite things: stripes (on the inside) and spots (on the outside). We've turned up the cuffs and created a collar to show them both off side by side. With an easy-to-wear shift shape and practical pockets, this dress will bring a touch of fun to whatever you have planned.

                                        • 80% polyester 20% cotton
                                        • Machine washable
                                        • Length finishes above knee
                                        • Two front pockets
                                        • ¾ length sleeves
                                        • Double-faced jacquard jersey
                                        • Unlined
                                        • Exposed back zip

                                        Justine Jacquard Dress

                                        $95.00

                                          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

                                            No wardrobe can be complete without a quality shift dress and this vintage-inspired design does the trick nicely. With a colourblock trim, it's both classic and quirky at the same time. Team with a pair of zip-up ankle boots for a head-to-toe retro look.

                                            • Main 67% viscose 28% polyamide 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                            • Machine washable
                                            • Semi-fitted shape
                                            • Length finishes above knee
                                            • Two front pockets
                                            • ¾ length sleeves
                                            • Smooth medium weight jersey
                                            • Fully lined
                                            • Concealed back zip
                                            • Contrast binding around collar and pocket

                                            Gloria Ponte Dress

                                            $120.00 $72.00

                                              4.1
                                              (16 reviews)

                                              This bright dress has a retro feel with panel styling. The vintage-inspired seams on our classic shift design makes it extra flattering, and the pockets lay flat so they won’t add any bulk. Look out for the contrast jacquard fabric and grosgrain zip detail at the back.

                                              • Main 60% cotton 38% polyester 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                              • Machine washable
                                              • Semi-fitted shape
                                              • Length finishes just above knee
                                              • Two front pockets
                                              • ¾ length sleeves
                                              • Textured medium weight jersey
                                              • Fully lined
                                              • Zip detail at back

                                              Riva Jacquard Dress

                                              $140.00 $98.00

                                                4.6
                                                (21 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

                                                  4.8
                                                  (11 reviews)

                                                  This timeless number is the epitome of an elegant party dress. The flattering shift shape means it's extra comfortable, while the luxurious lace design will have heads turning. Plus, it's layered over smooth Ponte that sucks you in (score). Just add heels and a clutch for evening dos.

                                                  • Base 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane
                                                  • Outer and sleeves 38% polyamide 35% cotton 27% viscose
                                                  • Dry clean only
                                                  • Semi fitted shape
                                                  • Length finishes just above knee
                                                  • Full length sleeves
                                                  • Smooth ponte fabric with woven lace overlay and sleeves
                                                  • Full body lining
                                                  • Concealed back zip

                                                  Zeta Lace Ponte Dress

                                                  $138.00 $69.00

                                                    4.8
                                                    (8 reviews)

                                                    It's all about the florals with this shift dress. The woodblock print looks just as great on the front as the back, and ensures that all eyes will be on you as you make your big entrance. (Your exit won't go unnoticed either.)

                                                    • 38% cotton 38% modal 19% polyamide 5% elastane
                                                    • Machine washable
                                                    • Semi fitted shape
                                                    • Length finishes just above knee
                                                    • Short sleeves
                                                    • Smooth medium weight jersey
                                                    • Unlined
                                                    • Concealed back zip

                                                    Floral Ponte Dress

                                                    $138.00 $96.60

                                                      4.4
                                                      (19 reviews)

                                                      Dressing for your 9-to-5 gets a whole lot easier with this simple shift. But don’t let its clean lines confuse you. The clever hourglass seams on the front and back were designed to flatter, while the textured fabric (with a touch of stretch) is luxuriously wearable, wherever you're going. We're…

                                                      • DEN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
                                                      • Other colours: 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
                                                      • Machine washable
                                                      • DEN: denim look cotton blend
                                                      • Other colours: textured medium weight jersey
                                                      • Semi-fitted shape
                                                      • Length finishes above knee
                                                      • Side pockets
                                                      • ¾ length sleeves
                                                      • DEN: garment shade may vary due to washing, no two garments are alike

                                                      Seam Detail Dress

                                                      $110.00 $77.00

                                                        4.1
                                                        (71 reviews)

                                                        Add a striking touch to your wardrobe with this vibrantly printed jacket. Pink fringing brings an extra pop of colour, while the inner seam detailing keeps you comfortable. Wear with jeans and flats to run around town, or slip on with a shift dress and heels for evening drinks.

                                                        • Outer 100% cotton
                                                        • Lining 100% cotton
                                                        • Filling 100% polyester
                                                        • Dry clean only
                                                        • Boxy fit
                                                        • Length finishes at mid hip
                                                        • Side pockets
                                                        • ¾ length sleeves
                                                        • Quilted lining

                                                        Ariana Jacket

                                                        $150.00 $60.00

                                                          4
                                                          (1 review)

                                                          Time to refresh your accessories collection? Start with this versatile necklace. It features two chains for a layered effect, as well as delicate metal discs. The long length means it’s the perfect companion for shift dresses or cosy jumpers, proof that everyday chic can be easy (who knew?).

                                                          • Chain and trims metal
                                                          • 85cm/33½" total chain length, with 6cm/2¼" extender chain
                                                          • Lobster clasp
                                                          • Comes in a Boden box

                                                          Thomasina Necklace

                                                          $45.00

                                                            4
                                                            (2 reviews)

                                                            This striking link belt makes outfits stand out with a touch of texture. The overlapping woven leather pieces add sophistication to your favourite jeans and make a statement feature on a shift dress. For coordinated perfection, match with our elegant woven heels.

                                                            • ROS: Mirror foil coated leather
                                                            • Other colours: Leather
                                                            • 3cm/1" wide
                                                            • Buckle fastening

                                                            Eleana Woven Belt

                                                            $60.00 $30.00

                                                              5
                                                              (2 reviews)
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