23 New Summer Dresses Your Friends Will Be Begging to Borrow

Summer is officially here, ushering in 80 degrees and sweltering temps that call for dining alfresco with an Aperol spritz in hand—and this picture just wouldn't be complete without a pretty summer dress. Poised to stock up on warm weather–appropriate attire for the season, we culled through the new arrivals sections of some of our favorite retailers to bring you an edit of summer dresses so pretty your friends will be begging to borrow them.

Among the contenders? A swoon-worthy puff-sleeve dress boasting a soft floral print, a tie-top shoulder strap dress in the It pattern of summer, and a dreamy metallic dress that's not your average wedding guest look. Keep scrolling to see all the dresses that made the cut—and prepare to edit your summer wardrobe accordingly. (A word to the wise: Add your favorites to cart before they're gone. We have a feeling these dresses won't be around for long.)

Puff sleeves + soft florals = the dreamiest summer dress.

Found: The perfect summer shirtdress.

We've never met a mini dress we didn't like. 

A compelling case for ditching the micro-floral trend.

Another pretty puff-sleeve dress for your consideration.

Can you tell we love statement sleeves? 

A breezy linen number for your next getaway.

Floral print? Check. Puff sleeves? Check. Ruching? Check. 

This dress was practically made for your next evening event.

Up next, the best-selling dress that's back for summer—and even better.