Searching for something to wear in the summer isn’t always easy: It’s key to strike that hard-to-find balance between clothing that feels chic and clothing that won’t make you sweat like crazy (not cute.) But you also probably don’t want to run out and spend too much on new threads—summer’s short-lived, after all.
Lucky for you, there are some truly brilliant budget fashion brands nailing the light and breezy summer dress, precisely the answer to your sartorial conundrum. We searched through the best of them and pulled out 50 chic-as-hell styles that don’t cost a cent over $50.
Whether you’re looking for something to take you to work, or a tunic dress to run errands in, or a chic little LBD for rooftop drinks, you’re bound to find something here, so click through to start shopping now.