30 Best Fall Dresses for 2019

Extend dress season past the spring and summer months.

Long-sleeve blue fall dress
Post by Trunk Club
August 19, 2019

As the fall months start to approach, it’s easy to slip into the habit of jeans and a top every day. While that’s a good option to have in your closet, it can get start to get stale. We’ve picked 30 fall dresses in the season’s best trends that’ll make you forget about having to wear pants entirely. From romantic florals to cozy textiles, keep scrolling for the best fall dresses.

Paisley dress


1.
PRETTY PAISLEY

Incredibly underrated, paisley is a fun and lively print.

Short-sleeve blue dress


2.
SOFT MOVEMENT

Pleats are back, and look especially lovely on a midi dress.

Blue fall boho dress


3.
BOHEMIAN SPIRIT

Bonus points for some free-spirited fringe.

Dark teal sweater dress


4.
JEWEL TONES

Rich, saturated colors are the epitome of fall style.

Teal fall lace dress


5.
LOVELY IN LACE

Call it the perfect fall wedding guest dress.

Green mock turtleneck dress


6.
MOCK TURTLENECK

One of the best layering pieces for the season.

Fall floral dress


7.
ATYPICAL FLORALS

An abstract take on traditional romance.

Peach fall maxi dress


8.
COZY FALL MAXI DRESS

Stay warm from your ears to your ankles.

Long fall dark floral dress


9.
ROMANCE IN THE AIR

Moody floral dresses are going to be big this season.

Patterned dress with a belted waist


10.
BELTED WAIST

To create an hourglass shape, accentuate your waist with a belt.

Zebra maxi dress


11.
NOD TO THE PAST

Throwback to the ‘70s and ‘80s with lots of loud prints.

Work dress with geometric angles


12. 
FINE LINES

Look for sharp angles and geometric patterns.

Tweed burgundy fall dress


13.
LIKE A BOSS

Start introducing fall textiles like tweed.

Short red fall dress


14.
TEA TIME

Your classic fit-and-flare red fall dress.

Living Coral twist-front dress


15.
COLOR OF THE YEAR

It’s still 2019, so we’re all-in on Pantone’s Living Coral.

Pink, orange, and black long-sleeve maxi dress


16.
BOLD IS BEST

Because sometimes, you don’t want to share the spotlight.

Two-print floral and leopard dress


17.
2-FOR-1 PRINTS

A flattering twisted front brings the two prints together.

Blue and orange square neck leopard dress


18.
UNIQUE NECKLINES

A square shape elongates the neckline for a flattering effect.

Black and white collared midi dress


19.
THE MAGIC OF MIDIS

Shirt dresses are the easiest fall throw-on outfits.

Long-sleeve floral fall dress


20.
FLOWERY FRESH

Make a striking statement with all-over florals.

Mixed print faux wrap dress


21.
MIX 'N' MATCH

Mixing prints can be tricky. Find a piece that does it for you.

Animal print fall dress


22.
ANIMAL TAKEOVER

The most popular fall print.

Cream sweater dress


23.
IN THE KNIT OF TIME

Your favorite sweater, only in a dress.

Black and white checked jacket dress


24.
OUTERWEAR-INSPIRED

You thought this was a coat at first, didn’t you?

Turtleneck sweater dress


25.
SWEATER DRESS

The best way to avoid wearing pants in the fall.

Form-fitting long-sleeve ribbed dress


26.
CONTRAST RIBBING

The black ribbing creates a slimming effect.

Black and white graphic dress


27.
GRAPHIC IMPACT

Simple, sophisticated, and head-turning.

Black dress with ruffles


28.
CHARMING RUFFLES

Your little black dress with some extra flare.

Red, pink, and navy striped wrap dress


29.
VERTICAL VIBRANCE

Fall wrap dresses are nearly universally flattering.

Black and white short-sleeve fall dress


30.
MICROPRINTS

Short-sleeve fall dresses are great for in-between months.

Any of these styles begging to belong in your closet? Talk to a stylist about your favorites, and they’ll get you started on your summer-to-fall transition wardrobe.

At Trunk Club, our stylists help people build their best wardrobes by discovering what fits their body, their budget, and their personal style.