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One of the best parts of summer is throwing on a breezy dress and calling it a day. Well, what if we told you that you can continue that feeling right into fall? We’ve rounded up the best dresses that are not only suitable for summer, but will be ready for leather jackets, over-the-knee-boots and slouchy cardigans as soon as those temps drop.

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Nordstrom

Floral Midi

Strappy sandals in the summer, chunky booties in the fall.

Free People ($168)

Nordstrom

Bell Sleeves

This frock is comfy, cute and under $100.

French Connection ($88)

H&M

Patterned Midi

The colors are perfect for summer, while the length and thickness of the fabric make it great for chillier weather.

H&M ($70)

Everlane

Poplin Shirtdress

A cotton poplin fabric knows no season.

Everlane ($78)

Nordstrom

Released Hem Denim Dress

A laid-back shift that’s decidedly on-trend.

Two by Vince Camuto ($79)

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Trumpet Dress

Because you still having weddings to go to in October.

Eliza J ($71)

Everlane

Cotton Crossback Dress

The perfect style to test-drive the whole T-shirt-under-dress thing.

Everlane ($98)

Nordstrom

Belted Pinstripes

Consider this office attire until at least mid-November.

Topshop ($80)

Shopbop

Houndstooth

Looks like wool, feels like crepe, transitions flawlessly.

Stella Jean ($840)

H&M

Shimmery Pleated Dress

Styling a dress over denim is still going strong.

H&M ($10)

Nordstrom

Deep Turquoise

The rich shade makes it a surprising, but totally appropriate, fall pick.

Rebecca Taylor ($495)

Nordstrom

Boho Cotton Dress

This one’s a no-brainer. 

Free People ($110)

Revolve

Utilitarian

The military inspired look never goes out of style. 

BB Dakota ($75)

Shopbop

Peplum Ruffles

Three cheers for three tiers.

Edit ($400)

Shopbop

Raglan Tee Dress

The T-shirt dress, reimagined.

Current/Elliott ($258)

Revolve

Flared Mini

A flirty number that will look just as cute with tights as it will with bare legs.

Spell & the Gypsy ($145)

Nordstrom

Stretch Knit

This simple neutral is the perfect transitional color—complimentary with your summer tan but also perfect with tall boots.

Catherine Malandrino ($59)

Nordstrom

Breezy Chiffon

A super-sunny shade of red that is begging to be paired with a leather jacket.

Misa ($304)

Nordstrom

Cinnamon Shift Dress

We’ll call this color "burned sunset" in August and "toasted cinnamon" in October.

Bobeau ($46)

Nordstrom

Button Back Ruffle Dress

The beauty of this dress lies in the color mix. Highlight the summery shades of red and orange with colorful jewelry and then tone them down by accessorizing with black pumps and minimal jewelry.

Halogen ($59)

Nordstrom

Subtle Cold-Shouldered Dress

One of those wear anytime, with anything options.

Sejour ($86)

Moda Operandi

Embroidered Midi

Save this guy for your most action-packed summer days—to get the most eyes. Then explore new accessories and jackets later in your social calendar.

Isabel Marant ($535)

Nordstrom

Intricate Lace Detailing

Is there ever a time when black doesn’t work? We'll wait.

Foxiedox ($187)

Shopbop

Cold-Shoulder Polka Dots

Just imagine how cute this will look with your over-the-knee boots.

Stylekeepers ($162)

Shopbop

Sheer Lace Inlay

We can picture it now: Chunky mules for backyard BBQs and oversize denim jackets for chilly date nights.

Alice + Olivia ($395)

Moda Operandi

Ruffled Frock

Delicate floral embroidery will look fab with velvet ankle booties. 

Ulla Johnson ($600)

Nordstrom

Classic Black

Can’t go wrong with a versatile tight midi dress.

Karen Kane ($71)

Nordstrom

Chambray

The beauty of this classic fabric: It’s undeniably seasonless.

Joie ($198)

Nordstrom

Fit & Flare Florals

A wedding-ready frock for any time of year. 

Adrianna Papell ($130)

Nordstrom

Off-the-Shoulder Midi

The trend is going nowhere fast, so you might as well get double duty wear out of it.

Chelsea28 ($149)

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