Without a doubt, one of our favorite trends for this spring is dresses with exaggerated sleeves. Whether you’re attending a formal event that requires dresses that stand out, or you simply want to elevate your everyday looks with something a little different. This is a super simple, yet incredibly effective way to do that! And, to make sure this closet update is undeniably chic, we’ve rounded up 24 stunning dresses from the world’s most celebrated designers. Browse designs by Badgley Mischka, Zimmermann, Johanna Ortiz, and more. Any dress you choose will be a beautifully unique addition to your new-season line-up.
These amazing designer dresses with exaggerated sleeves are some of this season’s most coveted. Firstly, there’s the beaded bustier patchwork midi dress by Simone Rocha. With a huge nod to vintage romanticism, a style we’re seeing everywhere right now, this Victorian-inspired brocade dress is a must-have. We can’t get enough of its intricately beaded bust, jewel neckline, and statement voluminous sleeves. What’s more, the inclusion of side-seamed pockets on its statement-making skirt adds a perfectly subtly modern twist.
Another truly inspiring dress we’re head over heels for is the Botanica Butterfly-detailed mini dress by Zimmermann. It boasts a beautiful lavender hue decorated with a soft botanical print and intricately crafted butterfly appliques. What’s more, we’re of course besotted with those exaggerated balloon sleeves. Especially seeing as those same beautiful butterfly adornments have been fastened neatly from the shoulders right through to the cuffs.
Now that spring is officially here, it’s time to style up your everyday looks with these dresses with exaggerated sleeves. With this in mind, we’re turning our attention to the Atlanta off-the-shoulder linen dress by Sleeper. This effortlessly pretty midi dress will make switching from loungewear to something more formal a breeze. Whether you’re working from home, running errands, or meeting friends for brunch. This dress slips on with ease and will keep you comfortable yet in-style, all day long.
Speaking of dresses you’ll want to wear on repeat, we can’t forget the Rosy Knees Confetti dress by Sister Jane. It’s the perfect shade of pink for spring and also offers a flattering square neckline and prominent puffed sleeves. Style this undeniably pretty mini with flats for a laid-back day look from spring right through until summer.