occasion dress

Garden party, meet English rose. This fit-and-flare dress, crafted from our own 100% cotton lace, is pretty enough to put the flowers in the shade at even the fanciest occasion. Scalloped edges with a flattering round neck and a V-back are just the icing on the cake.

  • Main 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Hand wash only
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Deep V-neckline at back
  • Concealed back zip

Julieta Lace Dress

$250.00 $125.00

4.6
(9 reviews)

You’ll love the shape of this occasion dress. The 100% cotton lace fabric (designed by us in house) is elegant and the skimming fit is flattering. Bell sleeves bring volume and head-turning trim detail complements the classic circle design.

  • Main 100% cotton
  • Lining 94% polyester 6% elastane
  • Hand wash only
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Fully lined
  • Deep V-neckline at back
  • Concealed back zip

Rhiannon Lace Dress

$240.00 $168.00

3.8
(10 reviews)

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.

  • GRN: 100% cotton
  • MUL & BLU: 55% linen 45% cotton
  • MUL & BLU: lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Vintage Dress

$60.00

( review)

Special events call for an outfit that rises to the occasion – enter this unique dress, featuring our intricate, in-house designed floral broderie. Wear the semi-fitted shape with the belt for a cinched waist, or go without (thanks to the retractable belt loops) for a more relaxed feel. Gathers at…

  • Body 100% cotton, Lining 100% cotton, Embroidery 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Broderie Dress

$190.00 $95.00

4.5
(2 reviews)

This dress is ready to party. Crafted from a luxurious silk-blend velvet, it has a beautiful, figure-flattering drape. With its sweetheart neckline and sheer chiffon panels, it'll fast become your occasion go-to.

  • Main 81% viscose 19% silk
  • Trim 100% silk
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Sleeveless
  • Lined skirt
  • Concealed back zip
  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

Natasha Dress

$270.00 $108.00

5
(3 reviews)

When the occasion calls for a really grown-up outfit, reach for this dress with smocking and ruffles. The soft, woven fabric comes in an animal and unicorn print (because grown-up shouldn't mean boring), and it has tapered cuff sleeves. Did we mention it's practical too? Check out the handy pockets.

  • 100% viscose
  • Machine washable

Woven Frill Dress

$55.00 $33.00

( review)

A ready-made occasion outfit for cheeky little ones? Yes please. Our special smock dress features delicate lace detailing, colourful smocking and comes with matching knickers for fuss-free dressing. Buttons down the back save the day just in case there are any, ahem, accidents.

  • Length finishes above knee
  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully lined
  • Back button placket opening
  • Pants on sizes up to and including 18-24m
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Nostalgic Smocked Dress

$55.00

( review)

A ready-made occasion outfit for cheeky little ones? Yes please. Our special smock dress features delicate lace detailing, colourful smocking and comes with matching knickers for fuss-free dressing. Buttons down the back save the day just in case there are any, ahem, accidents.

  • Length finishes above knee
  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully lined
  • Back button placket opening
  • Pants on sizes up to and including 18-24m
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Nostalgic Smocked Dress

$55.00

( review)

Special occasion? You need a SPECIAL dress – and this one fits the bill. Crafted from noughts and crosses cotton lace with scallop lace trims, it's been expertly cut to flatter and flaunt in equal measure. Think princess seams for that perfect fit, a flattering midi length with three-quarter sleeves…

  • Main 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Pleat detail on skirt

Prudence Lace Dress

$290.00 $87.00

3.6
(8 reviews)

This opulent dress was made with special occasions in mind. It's crafted from a velvet fabric with a dash of silk for a wonderfully flattering drape. Bonus: the wrap's fixed in place, so you can feel confident your dress will stay put while you're owning the dance floor.

  • Main 82% viscose 18% silk
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed side zip

Farrah Velvet Dress

$250.00 $75.00

3.6
(9 reviews)

Those tricky day-to-evening occasions are no match for our sophisticated dress. The fit and flare shape is flattering whether you wear it with heels or ballet pumps, and the fuller skirt – complete with stripy details – will have you twirling all night.

  • 61% viscose 34% polyamide 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Elbow length sleeves

Brione Knitted Dress

$190.00 $133.00

4
(13 reviews)

This pretty cotton dress is easy to spot at special occasions – it's covered with embroidered polka dots. We finished the short-sleeved design with as much scalloped trim as we could and added pockets for essential treasures. And with a gathered waist and layers of tulle and cotton, it's perfect for…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Spotty Short-sleeved Dress

$75.00 $60.00

4.8
(6 reviews)

With its swishy skirt and twirly shape, livening up big occasions is all in an evening's work for this dress. It’s made from a flowing fabric that's lined with cotton for softness. Then there are the delicate lacy bits – around the neckline, on the full skirt and at the seams. It's enough to make…

  • Main 49% viscose 38% cotton 13% linen
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Net 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

Pretty Lace Detail Dress

$66.00

( review)

Forget a plus one, our ponte dress is the perfect partner for any occasion. We kept the design simple, but – of course – we haven't forgotten the details: a swishy, full skirt, striking colourblock hem and a high-low hem. The structured top with half sleeves is fitted to ensure it's as flattering as…

  • Outer 33% cotton 33% modal 29% polyamide 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Dipped back hem
  • Exposed back zip

Wren Ponte Midi Dress

$130.00 $104.00

( review)

Garden party? Cocktail reception? Christening? No matter the occasion, this fluted-sleeve midi dress will have you event-ready in seconds. The wrap V-neckline has a flattering plunge, while a gathered waist cinches you in. This design is printed all over with our favourite hotchpotch florals and…

  • Main 95% viscose 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at low calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft drapey jersey
  • Fully lined

Heather Hem Detail Midi Dress

$170.00

( review)

Every closet needs a dress that you can wear anywhere, no matter the occasion. Picnic in the park? Sure. Cocktails after dark? Of course. Our soft jersey dress can do it all. The fitted waist and soft pleats elevate the look while a flippy skirt adds a touch of playfulness. If that wasn't enough, it…

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Concealed side pockets
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Lined bodice

Emmie Jersey Dress

$120.00 $72.00

4.3
(15 reviews)

…a pocket full of posies onto this flowery dress and added sparkling sequins to light up special occasions. Made from swishy cotton-blend fabric, this design is decorated with delicate appliqué flowers, hand-stitched smocking and fluttery sleeves. It’ll definitely be the prettiest dress at the party.

  • Main 56% cotton 44% viscose
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Posy Smock Dress

$75.00 $60.00

2
(2 reviews)

This 100% cotton dress has a trick up its sleeve. No, really – we made the care labels removable so it’s fully reversible. The outside is in spots or stripes with a different print inside, so every occasion’s covered. Life’s just more fun inside out, isn't it?

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Reversible Jersey Dress

$52.00 $36.40

( review)

This 100% cotton dress has a trick up its sleeve. No, really – we made the care labels removable so it’s fully reversible. One side’s stripy and the other has a colourful print, so every occasion’s covered. Life’s just more fun inside out, isn't it?

  • 98% cotton 2% polyester
  • Machine washable

Reversible Jersey Dress

$52.00 $26.00

( review)

They don't call special occasions 'special' for nothing. So we've added extra details to this vintage-style dress to make it fit for any party (even for bridesmaid duties). There's hand-smocking over the chest, a waist sash to tie in a bow at the back. All-important swishiness comes courtesy of a…

  • Main 49% viscose 38% cotton 13% linen
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Net 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

Pretty Smocked Dress

$75.00

( review)

The supercharged ponte fabric of this midi dress provides the three smart-occasion essentials: softness, stretch and structure. The floral patterns, cinched waist and side-dip hem are worth raising a glass to.

  • Body 49% cotton 33% modal 14% polyamide 4% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted bodice with full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Dipped hem
  • Concealed back zip

Leonie Ponte Midi Dress

$170.00 $119.00

( review)

Lollipops, balloons and silly hats at the ready – this dress is made for parties. Cute appliqué, embroidery and cuff sleeves combine with a broderie lace hem for special-occasion magic. Thanks to buttons that go halfway down the back, quick outfit changes are a cinch.

  • Length finishes above knee
  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully lined
  • Embroidered motif
  • Back button placket opening
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Woven Dress

$48.00 $33.60

( review)

Lollipops, balloons and silly hats at the ready – this dress is made for parties. Cute appliqué, embroidery and cuff sleeves combine with a broderie lace hem for special-occasion magic. Thanks to buttons that go halfway down the back, quick outfit changes are a cinch.

  • Length finishes above knee
  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully lined
  • Embroidered motif
  • Back button placket opening
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Woven Dress

$48.00 $33.60

( review)

We love lace, so we dedicated this midi dress to it. The sheer, three-quarter-length sleeves have a feminine feel that's boosted by the delicate cutwork detailing on the bodice, waistline and tiered hem. All it needs now is heels and a special occasion.

  • Main 100% cotton, Lining 100% polyester
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low calf
  • Half sleeves
  • Full body lining
  • Concealed back zip
  • Tiered self fabric detail at hem and cuff

Lana Lace Midi Dress

$298.00

( review)

Add a retro spin to your wardrobe with this slinky pencil dress. Featuring our easy-care Ottoman fabric, it's smart enough for dinner dates and comfortable enough to wear all day. The fitted shape and flattering scoop back will turn heads whatever the occasion.

  • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Medium weight ottoman jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Exposed back zip

Kaia Ottoman Dress

$140.00 $98.00

4.2
(41 reviews)

This vintage-inspired dress can't wait to be invited to the party and will be bringing along its floral print. The puff cap sleeves with lace detail and full skirt are perfect for special occasions. The touch of gold metallic lace adds a little sparkle to the event.

  • Main 49% viscose 38% cotton 13% linen
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Net 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

Nostalgic Printed Dress

$75.00

( review)

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
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Full length
  • Soft drapey jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Soft gathers at shoulders and centre back

Georgia Maxi Dress

$190.00 $133.00

4.5
(29 reviews)

Our sophisticated shirt dress comes in an improved slimmed-down fit that’s ultra-flattering for work or weekend occasions. The stretch cotton fabric is comfortable and we’ve added stripe detailing on the cuff, underside of the collar and on one side of the belt (so you can show it off or keep things…

  • Main 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Concealed side pockets
  • Full length sleeves with functional cuffs
  • Unlined
  • Detachable self fabric belt
  • Button fastening at front

Posy Shirt Dress

$130.00 $65.00

3.6
(14 reviews)

Having one of those not-sure-what-to-wear days? Grab this versatile knee-length dress and you're good to go – no matter what's on the agenda. Crafted from a drapey jersey fabric, the blouson sleeves (with stretchy cuffs for comfort) and fluted hem create an elegant finish. The boat neck adds to the…

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Full sleeves gathered into cuff
  • Drapey jersey with stretch

Holly Jersey Dress

$120.00 $60.00

( review)

Our in-house design team has pulled out all the stops to create the unique foliage lace on the bodice of this dress. Plus the sweetheart neckline, keyhole back and flared skirt make it the perfect look for chic occasions.

  • Main 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Bodice 100% cotton, Lining 100% polyester
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Smooth ponte fabric with woven lace overlay and sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Bone construction in bodice for support
  • Concealed back zip
  • Grosgrain trim at waist

Lisa Ponte Dress

$170.00 $51.00

4
(23 reviews)

Making the day-to-night transition just got easier thanks to this statement necklace. The double-chain design, complete with oval-shaped pendants, is an easy way to nail the layering trend. Its metallic shine catches the light and contrasts beautifully with dark occasion dresses.

  • Metal
  • 77cm/30¼" total long chain length, 56cm/22" total short chain length with 6cm/2½"
  • Lobster clasp
  • Comes in a Boden box
  • Conforms to BS EN 1811:2011 – safe to wear with nickel allergies

Oval Longline Pendant

$55.00

( review)

Dress up any special occasion with our smartest shirt yet. The contrast stitching adds a pop of colour. This slightly-grown-up, cotton design looks great paired with chinos.

  • Regular fit
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Smart Shirt

$38.00 $19.00

( review)

…happy just got a little easier thanks to this oh-so-soft, machine-washable cashmere cardigan. The versatile shade goes with everything, from twirly dresses for family occasions to trusty dungarees for everyday adventures. A playful pop of neon on the buttons and the reverse make it extra fun.

  • 100% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Cashmere Cardigan

$110.00 $55.00

( review)

Special occasion? Or just an excuse to dress up? Either way, this fully lined romper has plenty of wriggle room. The raised dobby dot fabric creates a pleasing texture, making little ones even lovelier to cuddle. The multi-coloured smocking and contrast collar trim will add a decorative touch to…

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

Nostalgic Smocked Romper

$45.00

( review)

Special occasion? Or just an excuse to dress up? Either way, this fully lined romper has plenty of wriggle room. The raised dobby dot fabric creates a pleasing texture, making little ones even lovelier to cuddle. The multi-coloured smocking and contrast collar trim will add a decorative touch to…

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

Nostalgic Smocked Romper

$45.00

( review)

…tiny ones – especially when it’s machine washable (because, obviously). The contrast velvet placket makes this piece ideal if you’re dressing baby for a special occasion, while the three-button closure and round neck mean it’s easy to layer over any outfit. This special piece is expertly designed in…

  • 100% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Pointelle Cashmere Cardigan

$95.00

( review)

…– especially when it’s machine washable (because, obviously). The knitted heart or gold sparkle makes this piece ideal if you’re dressing baby for a special occasion, while the button closure and round neck mean it’s easy to layer over any outfit. This special piece is expertly designed in Britain…

  • OAT: 85% cashmere 11% polyester 4% metallised fibre
  • PNK: 100% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Cashmere Cardigan

$95.00

( review)

…tiny ones – especially when it’s machine washable (because, obviously). The contrast velvet placket makes this piece ideal if you’re dressing baby for a special occasion, while the three-button closure and round neck mean it’s easy to layer over any outfit. This special piece is expertly designed in…

  • 100% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Pointelle Cashmere Cardigan

$95.00

( review)

What to do when a special occasion interrupts castle construction? Our supersoft jersey blazer is on hand to dress up any outfit in an instant. The suit-style cut and button detail are more than a match for family dinners. Team the jacket with cords or chinos to really impress the grown-ups.

  • 99% cotton 1% elastane
  • Machine washable

Jersey Blazer

$66.00

( review)

Made from glossy crepe as part of our occasion range, these spotty wide-leg trousers bring shape and shimmer to your outfit. The satin-backed material feels super smooth and has a flowing drape. Just add a silk cami and strappy heels to nail that evening dress code.

  • 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Full length
  • Side pockets
  • Back welt pockets
  • Concealed hook and bar fastening at centre front waist with zip fly
  • Petite 29"/74cm Regular 31"/79cm

Rhea Pants

$180.00

( review)

This occasion cardigan throws some sparkle into little wardrobes. Made with nothing but sequins and 100% cashmere, it's a cosy way to lend a tah-dahhh-worthy finish to wedding or Christening outfits. The cropped length sits good as gold over dresses and skirts. As an added bonus it's machine…

  • 100% cashmere
  • Machine washable

Cashmere Sequin Cardigan

$110.00

( review)

Some occasions are just better with statement shoes. Case in point: these elegant tie heels. The feminine detail is sophisticated and the soft suede is oh-so-comfortable. Show them off with a knee-length dress during evenings out.

  • Upper suede
  • Lining and sole leather
  • Heel height 9cm/3½"
  • Comes with its own fabric storage bag

Primrose Heels

$190.00

( review)

All dressed up with somewhere to go? This smart play set is ideal for special occasions (if only there was some kind of celebration coming up soon...). The checked shirt is super soft and the cord trousers are lined with snuggly jersey, so baby will be comfortable all day too. Checkmate.

  • Garment washed for softness
  • Fully functional drawstring adjusts to your child's waist
  • Top 100% cotton
  • Bottoms 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Cosy Woven Play Set

$55.00 $44.00

( review)

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 buttonhole. Wear to birthday parties and fancy dinners and win the award for best-dressed every time (sorry, grown-ups).

  • Regular fit
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Oxford Shirt

$38.00

( review)

Birthday party dressing? It's a doddle with this lace-trim cotton top. A frill flutters from shoulder to hem and befriends some pintuck detailing on its travels. Smart occasions call for teaming it with slim-fit trousers but it looks equally lovely with jeans.

  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck
  • WHT: main 100% cotton
  • WHT: lining 100% cotton
  • BLU: 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Lace Detail Woven Top

$42.00

( review)

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 buttonhole. Wear to birthday parties and fancy dinners and win the award for best-dressed every time (sorry, grown-ups).

  • Regular fit
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Oxford Shirt

$38.00 $30.40

( review)

There's so much to love about this sleeveless jumpsuit: the pretty ruffles, the fitted waist, the elegant wide legs. The drapey, wrinkle-free fabric knows how to work every occasion, without a crease in sight. Try it on, you're guaranteed to fall for it.

  • Main 100% polyester
  • Lining 95% polyester 5% elastane
  • Gentle machine wash
  • Fitted through waist and hip with a wide leg
  • Full length
  • Side pockets
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Dolly Jumpsuit

$210.00

( review)

From scooping sand to scooping ice cream, our gold metallic gladiator sandals suit every occasion. We've given these holiday essentials adjustable straps for a close fit, while the durable leather uppers ensure all-day comfort. They're cool with khakis during the day and great for smart dresses too.

  • Leather upper
  • Man-made lining
  • Leather board insock
  • Man-made sole

Leather Gladiator Sandals

$48.00 $38.40

4.7
(3 reviews)

From scooping sand to scooping ice cream, our metallic gladiator sandals suit every occasion. We've given these holiday essentials adjustable straps for a close fit, while the durable leather uppers ensure all-day comfort. They're cool with khakis during the day and great for smart dresses too.

  • Comes in a Boden shoe box
  • Leather upper and insock
  • Textile lining
  • Man-made sole
  • Some marks may be removed using a shoe cleaner suitable for leather - follow the manufacturer's guidelines

Leather Gladiator Sandals

$48.00

( review)
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