Here Are the Best Red Dresses in Fashion History


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Red. Not only is it the biggest color this season, but it’s also one of the most classic shades that will never go out of style. It’s bold and loud, commanding attention while also conveying a sense of dynamism. And it seems that the most stylish women throughout history have understood the power of the punchy color.

We did some digging to round up the very best red dresses in fashion history. On our list is everyone from Audrey Hepburn to Cindy Crawford to Michelle Obama. While there is a range of styles, we did find one common theme among the stylish women wearing the hue: They’re portraying an unshakeable self-confidence that red seems to bring out in anyone who wears it. Have you tried wearing the strong shade?

Go on to see the best red dresses in fashion history, and then shop our favorite styles from Reformation, Mango, Stella McCartney, and more.