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There's a reason why this dress is a bestseller season after season. The wrap detail on the bust... The cinched-in waist... The soft A-line shape... It all adds up to a wardrobe classic that you'll wear and wear. Now in an array of new shades and prints.

  • 96% cotton 4% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft jersey with stretch
  • Unlined
  • Contrast colour trims

Casual Jersey Dress

$80.00

    When you're rushing to get ready, this dress is easy-peasy to wear, and super-comfortable too. Clever seams give you a flattering shape, while pockets come in handy for storing all your little bits and pieces. It's made from thick cotton fabric that will smooth your silhouette and is printed with…

    • 100% cotton
    • Machine washable
    • Semi-fitted shape
    • Length finishes at knee
    • Side pockets
    • Short sleeves
    • Soft cotton jersey
    • Unlined

    Phoebe Jersey Dress

    $90.00

      5
      (4 reviews)

      Five minutes to get out the door and still make an impact? This dress makes pulling an outfit together easy, with its simple shape and statement print. Seam detailing down the body give a flattering fit. Throw on with ankle boots or court shoes and go.

      • Main 100% cotton
      • Lining 100% cotton
      • Machine washable
      • Semi-fitted shape
      • Length finishes above knee
      • Two front pockets
      • Short sleeves
      • Fully lined
      • Concealed back zip

      Angela Textured Dress

      $120.00

        This versatile jersey dress is all about '60s elegance. From the turned-over collar to the stitch detailing on the seams and the flattering pencil skirt, this fitted design is full of classic details. The ottoman fabric is structured yet easy to care for. We've cinched in the waist with tabs and…

        • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
        • Machine washable
        • Semi-fitted shape
        • Length finishes at knee
        • Short sleeves
        • Textured medium weight jersey
        • Fully lined
        • Concealed back zip

        Betty Ottoman Dress

        $130.00

          We don't mean to boast, but this dress is super-flattering. The easy-to-wear ponte fabric means it's super comfortable and wrinkle-free too. The block-colour panels, below-the-knee length, and a nipped in waist give it a classic finish. See, we told you so.

          • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
          • Machine washable
          • Semi-fitted shape
          • Length finishes below knee
          • Side pockets
          • Short sleeves
          • Medium weight ponte jersey
          • Fully lined
          • Exposed back zip

          Joan Ponte Dress

          $130.00

            Look no further for a fresh update to your workday wardrobe. This structured dress is made from an easy-to-wear cotton fabric, and it's nipped in at the waist with an A-line skirt for an uber-flattering finish. The contrast piping keeps it smart.

            • Main 100% cotton
            • Lining 96% polyester 4% elastane
            • Dry clean only
            • Semi-fitted shape
            • Length finishes just above knee
            • Two front pockets
            • Short sleeves
            • Fully lined
            • Concealed back zip

            Jane Textured Dress

            $170.00

              Days on the go aren’t a problem for our comfortable stretch-cotton denim dress. The versatile design is flattering and stylish, complete with an exposed zip and grosgrain detail. Choose from a beautiful indigo rinse with or without spots or a mid-vintage wash (with wow-factor side-seam detail).

              • Main 99% cotton 1% elastane
              • Machine washable
              • Semi-fitted shape
              • Length finishes above knee
              • Side pockets
              • Short sleeves
              • Unlined
              • Zip detail at back
              • Regular 38"/96.5cm Long 41"/104cm

              Rhea Denim Dress

              $95.00

                4.5
                (2 reviews)

                We've added pleats to the front of this supersoft top, making it smart and simple enough for dashing out of the door on busy mornings. A jersey back keeps things comfortable. The easy-to-wear style can dress up skinny jeans or complement a pencil skirt, while short sleeves keep you cool.

                • Main 55% modal 45% cotton, Front panel 100% polyester
                • Machine washable
                • Semi-fitted shape
                • Length finishes at low hip
                • Cap sleeves
                • Front lightweight woven fabric
                • Soft cotton blend jersey
                • Pleat detail

                Dakota Jersey Top

                $60.00

                  This lightweight short-sleeved dress will keep you cool (even when the weather heats up). Carefully placed stripes, darts and pockets ensure the relaxed shape is super flattering for an effortless holiday look. And the breezy 100% linen means you'll stay comfortable, whether you’re at home or away.

                  • 100% linen
                  • Machine washable
                  • Relaxed fit
                  • Length finishes above knee
                  • Short sleeves

                  Rosemary Dress

                  $120.00 $48.00

                    3.3
                    (12 reviews)

                    Afternoon tea was invented for dresses like this. With its full skirt, flattering angled waist and figure-skimming viscose fabric, it's ultra-feminine and fun to wear. Dress it down with ankle boots and a leather jacket or pair with court shoes and a clutch for a satisfying swish round the dance…

                    • Outer 100% viscose
                    • Lining 100% polyester
                    • Machine washable
                    • Flattering fit and flare shape
                    • Length finishes below knee
                    • Short sleeves
                    • Fully lined
                    • Concealed back zip

                    Calissa Dress

                    $130.00 $39.00

                      3.4
                      (11 reviews)

                      Our classic day dress is so comfortable and easy to wear, you'll want to buy it in both beautiful prints. It's made from soft and stretchy cotton with a nipped-in waist for an extra-flattering fit. The exposed zip with grosgrain puller means you don't even need help slipping into it. Result.

                      • 97% cotton 3% elastane
                      • Machine washable
                      • Semi-fitted shape
                      • Length finishes above knee
                      • Short sleeves
                      • Unlined
                      • Exposed back zip

                      Carina Dress

                      $110.00 $44.00

                        3.8
                        (48 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
                          (37 reviews)

                          Spotted: your future favourite dress. It's made from a sumptuous Italian wool-blend fabric and is ultra flattering, thanks to large velvety flocked spots down the front and smaller ones along the sides (cleverly placed to create a sleek shape). Oh, and did we mention it's got pockets?

                          • Main 70% wool 30% polyester
                          • Lining 100% polyester
                          • Dry clean only
                          • Two front pockets
                          • Short sleeves
                          • Fully lined
                          • Concealed back zip

                          Kathryn Dress

                          $200.00 $120.00

                            4.7
                            (7 reviews)

                            You see those contrast panels? They're cleverly placed to flatter your figure. The sleeves are a perfect short length and the A-line skirt is that on-the-knee length you love.

                            • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                            • Machine washable
                            • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
                            • Length finishes at knee
                            • Short sleeves
                            • Medium weight ponte jersey
                            • Fully lined
                            • Concealed side zip

                            Constance Ponte Dress

                            $140.00 $84.00

                              4.1
                              (12 reviews)

                              …to power dressing, you can't beat tweed. We've sourced ours from the historic Abraham Moon & Sons mill in Yorkshire, where they've been making outstanding-quality fabrics since 1837. With flattering colourblock panels on the waist, and a sophisticated below-the-knee length, this dress is perfect…

                              • Main 100% wool
                              • Lining 100% polyester
                              • Dry clean only
                              • Fitted shape
                              • Length finishes below knee
                              • Short sleeves
                              • Fully lined
                              • Concealed back zip

                              Olivia Wool Dress

                              $210.00 $126.00

                                3.8
                                (10 reviews)

                                Follow your heart in this printed dress. It's pretty good looking (if we do say so ourselves), with pleating on the waist. But it has substance too – in soft and stretchy fabric that's comfortable and drapey.

                                • 57% cotton 37% modal 6% elastane
                                • Machine washable
                                • Semi-fitted shape
                                • Length finishes just above knee
                                • Short sleeves
                                • Soft jersey with stretch
                                • Unlined

                                Emmeline Jersey Dress

                                $80.00 $40.00

                                  4.5
                                  (21 reviews)

                                  All the effortless appeal of a shirt dress, none of the fuss of a collar. We've taken casual shirting fabric and crafted it into this easy-to-wear wrap style, with a flattering A-line skirt. And there's more good news: it has pockets, too.

                                  • CHM: 100% cotton
                                  • Other colours: 97% cotton 3% elastane
                                  • Machine washable
                                  • Length finishes at knee
                                  • Short sleeves
                                  • Unlined
                                  • White option lined

                                  Lara Wrap Dress

                                  $120.00 $36.00

                                    3.3
                                    (79 reviews)

                                    The pattern on this cotton broderie dress was exclusively designed in-house, inspired by harvest festival wreaths and leaves. The classic, feminine shape is made extra special with scalloped trims around the sleeves and hem. Pair with heels and a sleek clutch to really up the ante.

                                    • Outer 100% cotton
                                    • Embroidery 100% polyester
                                    • Lining 100% cotton
                                    • Dry clean only
                                    • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
                                    • Length finishes just above knee
                                    • Short sleeves
                                    • Lightweight cotton
                                    • Fully lined
                                    • Concealed back zip

                                    Mila Broderie Dress

                                    $190.00 $57.00

                                      4
                                      (3 reviews)

                                      Think of this as the cool, sophisticated cousin of the Aurelia Dress. We kept the soft, figure-skimming fabric and flattering cut you’ve been shouting about, but added capped sleeves and a low scoop back. It’s that subtle hint of sexy that turns heads.

                                      • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                      • Machine washable
                                      • Fitted shape
                                      • Length finishes below knee
                                      • Short sleeves
                                      • Textured medium weight jersey
                                      • Fully lined
                                      • Vent at centre back hem
                                      • Back zip fastening

                                      Elsa Ottoman Dress

                                      $140.00 $84.00

                                        4.6
                                        (40 reviews)

                                        This Ponte, fit-and-flare midi dress is ready to make a statement. The central floral print is bold, beautiful and just begging to be shown off. Don't disappoint it.

                                        • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester, Front panel 41% modal 38% cotton 18% polyamide 3% elastane
                                        • Machine washable
                                        • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
                                        • Length finishes at mid calf
                                        • Short sleeves
                                        • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                        • Fully lined
                                        • Back zip fastening

                                        Frederica Ponte Dress

                                        $150.00 $75.00

                                          4.8
                                          (5 reviews)

                                          In bright colours and soft Ponte fabric, this fit-and-flare V-neck dress is just the ticket for special days out. The A-line skirt and ruching on the side give it a flattering fit that'll keep you comfortable too.

                                          • Outer 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                          • Machine washable
                                          • Length finishes at knee
                                          • Short sleeves
                                          • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                          • Fully lined
                                          • Pleat detail at waist
                                          • Concealed back zip

                                          Alicia Ponte Dress

                                          $140.00 $56.00

                                            4
                                            (24 reviews)

                                            This dress will take you from desk to dinner and wow everyone on the way. Made from textured cotton fabric that feels as good as it looks, this A-line style is fully lined for added luxury. We've used clever seams to create a very flattering cut: hello, hourglass figure.

                                            • Outer 99% cotton 1% elastane
                                            • Lining 96% polyester 4% elastane
                                            • Dry clean only
                                            • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
                                            • Short sleeves
                                            • Concealed back zip

                                            Sylvie Seamed Dress

                                            $170.00 $85.00

                                              4.2
                                              (13 reviews)

                                              This lace dress packs a lot of punches (while staying ladylike, obviously). With a full skirt that's great for dancing and flattering trim details around the waist. It's partially lined to show just the right amount of skin, and the midi length looks extra elegant.

                                              • Outer 100% cotton
                                              • Lining 100% cotton
                                              • Hand wash or dry clean
                                              • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
                                              • Length finishes at mid calf
                                              • Short sleeves
                                              • Fully lined
                                              • Concealed back zip
                                              • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

                                              Althea Lace Dress

                                              $250.00 $150.00

                                                4.3
                                                (18 reviews)

                                                It's all about the contrast trims with this smart, short-sleeved dress. It's made with luxurious fabric, sourced from an Italian mill. Clever stitching and a wide waistband give it a flattering shape, and it's fully lined for a luxurious feel. Last but not least we've added pockets – perfect for…

                                                • Main 53% cotton 23% polyester 22% wool 2% elastane
                                                • Lining 100% polyester
                                                • Dry clean only
                                                • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
                                                • Length finishes just above knee
                                                • Two front pockets
                                                • Short sleeves
                                                • Fully lined
                                                • Concealed back zip
                                                • Grosgrain tape trims

                                                Edith Trim Detail Dress

                                                $220.00 $110.00

                                                  4.6
                                                  (11 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 $55.00

                                                    4.3
                                                    (17 reviews)

                                                    We've got the hint – you love our shirt dresses. This bestseller is back in bold new prints and versatile colours (but with the same flattering flared skirt and nipped in waist).

                                                    • CHM: 100% cotton
                                                    • Other colours: 97% cotton 3% elastane
                                                    • Machine washable
                                                    • Length finishes at knee
                                                    • Side pockets
                                                    • Short sleeves
                                                    • Unlined
                                                    • Detachable belt
                                                    • Functional front placket

                                                    Sophia Shirt Dress

                                                    $120.00 $72.00

                                                      4.3
                                                      (44 reviews)

                                                      Looking great 9-to-5 just got easier in this figure-skimming Ponte dress. It's fitted in all the right places with a longline shape, while eye-catching contrast piping on the body and cuffs adds a flattering, structured finish.

                                                      • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                                      • Machine washable
                                                      • Contrast piping detail
                                                      • Fitted shape
                                                      • Length finishes below knee
                                                      • Short sleeves
                                                      • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                                      • Fully lined
                                                      • Vent at centre back hem
                                                      • Exposed back zip

                                                      Marianna Ponte Dress

                                                      $140.00 $42.00

                                                        3.4
                                                        (11 reviews)

                                                        Say hello to slinky sophistication with this classic fitted dress. It's slim-fitting and ruched on one side for instant va-va-voom, with a flattering empire waist and scooped V-neck. Wear with a statement necklace and stacked heels for a look that will take you from desk to dinner (to ill-advised…

                                                        • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                                        • Machine washable
                                                        • Fitted shape
                                                        • Length finishes below knee
                                                        • Short sleeves
                                                        • Medium weight ponte jersey
                                                        • Fully lined
                                                        • Front pleat detail under waistband
                                                        • Zip detail at back

                                                        Honor Ponte Dress

                                                        $120.00 $84.00

                                                          4.6
                                                          (56 reviews)

                                                          We’ve gone a little nautical with this classic dress. The A-line design, in textured ottoman fabric, has tab details on the waist with maritime-inspired anchor buttons. This smart style is perfect for meetings during the week or sipping wine by the harbour at weekends.

                                                          • Body 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                                          • Machine washable
                                                          • Length finishes just above knee
                                                          • Short sleeves
                                                          • Textured medium weight jersey
                                                          • Fully lined
                                                          • Concealed back zip
                                                          • Metal buttons

                                                          Cordelia Ottoman Dress

                                                          $120.00 $60.00

                                                            4.4
                                                            (21 reviews)

                                                            We’ve gone a little nautical with this classic dress. The A-line design, in textured ottoman fabric, has tab details on the waist with maritime-inspired anchor buttons. This smart style is perfect for meetings during the week or sipping wine by the harbour at weekends.

                                                            • Main 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
                                                            • Machine washable
                                                            • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
                                                            • Length finishes just above knee
                                                            • Short sleeves
                                                            • Textured medium weight jersey
                                                            • Fully lined
                                                            • Concealed back zip
                                                            • Metal buttons

                                                            Cordelia Ottoman Dress

                                                            $120.00 $96.00

                                                              3.8
                                                              (18 reviews)
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