23 Affordable Fall Dresses That Aren't in Your Cart—Yet

While we may still be basking in the 80-degree summer heat, fall is just around the corner, my friends, which can only mean one thing: an exciting lineup of new-season pieces to add to our wardrobes. We’re starting our autumnal prep with some seriously chic frocks that are perfectly on trend for the season ahead. From plaid prints to moody florals, polka dots, and prairie dresses, there’s a unique style for every sartorial taste this season. And because we know there’ll be plenty more items loading up in your virtual cart as the season progresses, we’ve ensured all our picks are at a favorable price point. So get ahead of the fall season with the chic dresses below.

Checks in every form will be huge this fall.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

What is the unexpected hue cropping up everywhere for the new season? Fuchsia.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

Topshop's almost always sold-out dress comes in a roaring new print.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

You’ll be seeing a lot more of the Wwestern trend in the next few months.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Just add luxe autumnal brown accessories. Plus, the belt is so chic.

Available in sizes 0 to 12.

Stand out from the crowd in poppy red.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

This looks much more expensive than it actually is.

Available in sizes S to L.

Feeling the glitzy ’80s trend that’s blowing up this fall? Then this dress is for you.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

Timeless and versatile, this can be worn from day to night.

Available in sizes 4 to 8.

Puff shoulders, corseted waists, and sweeping skirts capture the new season’s prairie vibe.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Wear with heels to the office and sneakers on the weekend.

Available in sizes 2 to 14.

Because the season of plush velvet is back.

Available in sizes XS to L.

A vintage silhouette in the perfect fall palette.

Available in sizes 0 to 12.

Ideal for transitioning between seasons.

Available in sizes XS to XL.

Moody florals are a fall must.

Available in sizes S to L.

It’s no surprise that leather will be back on our radar for the new season. Layer a long-sleeve blouse under this chic pinafore.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Score this super-affordable frock before it sells out.

Available in sizes X to 4X.

Classic polka dots are sticking around well into the cooler season. Wear yours in a pretty pastel hue.

Available in sizes 2 to 8.

Because we all need a flattering and cozy ribbed midi dress once the cool temps roll around.

Available in sizes 4 to 8.

A simple yet striking party dress for every fall and winter soirée.

Available in sizes XXS to XL.

We love the chic details on this cool-girl frock.

Available in sizes S to M.

The heritage print deserves a space in your new-season closet.

Available in sizes 2 to 8.