And Now, the Most Instagrammable Dress Trend of the Summer

There’s no doubt that dresses are my go-to during the summer months. They're the easiest one-and-done piece I can dress up or down that will keep me cool in the sweltering summer heat. While there are plenty of dress trends for the taking in summer 2021, there is one particular style that I can't stop obsessing over whenever it flashes on my feed: open-back dresses. In fact, backless dresses are one of the most captivating dress trends of the season, perhaps because they're so subtle yet striking in their simplicity. And whether you opt for delicately tied straps or backs that are wide open, you can pretty much guarantee a captivating summer look. If you're enamored with the trend as much as I am, take take a look below at my absolute favorites to shop right now.

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@claire_most

Delicate strings add a captivating touch.

Is this not the perfect casual sundress?

A chic date-night option.

Perfect for a special occasion.

The pearl detail is so beautiful.

SIR the Label has some really beautiful options this season.

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@sofiamcoelho

This summer dress has hit cult status.

We love this versatile silhouette.

Add a pop of bold color to your summer look.

A zebra print will never go out of style.

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@shhtephs

A sundress you'll be reaching for time and time again.

You can't go wrong with Cecilie Bahnsen's delicately tied open backs.

Reformation gets it just right.

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