Shift

Our classic day dress is so comfortable and easy to wear, you'll want to buy every option. It's made from soft and stretchy cotton for a flattering fit. The exposed zip with grosgrain puller means you don't even need help slipping into it. Result.

  • 98% cotton, 2% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Zip detail at back

Easy Shift Dress

£70.00 £49.00

( review)

Set aside some space in your wardrobe – this versatile shift dress will instantly be on regular rotation. The trusty ottoman smooths your figure, and seam details at the front make it extra flattering. Smart enough for busy days in the office, the V-neck and just-above-the-knee skirt length give it…

  • DDN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
  • Other colours: 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Concealed front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • All other options : Textured medium weight jersey
  • DDN : Medium lightweight jersey

Bronte Jersey Dress

£65.00

( review)

The classic shift dress may have been around for a while, but we've put our signature twist on this design – the empire-line fit and structured shape make it perfect for the office. Choose a solid option or pick one of our British tweed patterns to make a real statement. Beehive and knee-high boots…

  • Outer 100% wool
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Rosie Tweed Dress

£140.00

( review)

It's all peace and love with our oh-so-'60s balloon-sleeved dress. The supersoft satin-backed crepe is in-house-designed floral patterns or solid black. Cut in a classic shift shape, with a stand collar, this piece can be teamed with boots or heels (beehive optional).

  • 100% viscose
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Full sleeves gathered into cuff
  • Unlined
  • Concealed back zip

Christobel Dress

£98.00

( review)

Modern woman, meet our bright shift dress. Two pleats at the front give this smart dress swish. The sleeveless shape is ideal for wearing alone when the weather is warming up or layering on chillier days. In a textured European cotton blend with a bit of stretch, it’s comfortable too.

  • Main 82% cotton 16% viscose 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Canonbury Shift Dress

£120.00

4
(1 review)

At first glance, it's a simple shift dress. But look closer – the curved princess seams, wide neck and trusty ottoman fabric combine to create a super-flattering style. Add in the three-quarter-length sleeves and handy hidden pockets and you'll never want to take it off.

  • 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ottoman jersey

Jasmine Ottoman Dress

£70.00

( review)

The morning dilemma: looking put-together or gaining a few extra minutes in bed? Throw on this fuss-free T-shirt dress with your eyes closed and you'll still be ready to face the day. Featuring pretty ruffles at the sleeve and hem, it's made from textured cotton slub for a comfortable jersey feel.…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Self fabric ruffles

Emily Jersey Dress

£45.00

4.1
(44 reviews)

The ponte jersey dress has had a luxe update with lustrous satin trims around the cuffs and neckline. You can adjust the neck tie to suit your style. Structured and flattering, the above-the-knee shift shape is easy to wear. It's all you need to add a dose of gloss to your every-day look.

  • Main 33% cotton 33% modal 29% polyamide 5% elastane, Trim 100% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Josie Ponte Dress

£80.00

( review)

Work the (night) shift dress in luxurious silk-blend velvet with stylish micro ruffles at the neck and cuffs. With a relaxed fit that sits just above the knee, subtle, elegant gathers at the neckline and flattering half sleeves, it’ll fast become a party wardrobe mainstay.

  • Main 81% viscose 19% silk, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Adora Velvet Dress

£150.00

( review)

…Colourful? Comfortable? Say hello to our Fair Isle jumper dress, your go-to for staying supremely warm with an extra hint of fun. It has a semi-fitted shift shape that's complemented by the traditional knit pattern. With cuff, neck and hem ribbing, it's easy to throw on with thick tights or skinny…

  • 45% polyamide 35% wool 15% cotton 5% alpaca
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low thigh
  • Full length sleeves

Agnes Fair Isle Dress

£98.00

( review)

There are some pieces you just can't go wrong with. Take the classic shift dress, for example – it looks good on everyone. We've given this wardrobe workhorse a striking update with a jacquard and an in-house-designed pattern. Forgotten your jacket? Don't worry – the heavyweight jersey and…

  • Body 78% cotton 22% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Concealed back zip

Winifred Jersey Jacquard Dress

£90.00

( review)

Our take on the classic shift dress is a workwear essential – but served with a subtle side of fun. The detachable belt means you can choose to define the waist or let the dress hang loose, while contrast stitch detailing adds a stylish touch. The A-line shape and round neck keep it smart for the…

  • Outer 64% polyester 32% viscose 4% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Self fabric belt
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Anita Stitch Detail Dress

£140.00 £98.00

( review)

…wondered if it’s possible to find blanket-style-comfort in a supremely flattering dress? Well, wonder no more. This subtly fitted jacquard shift dress sits just above the knee and has a wider neck for extra comfort. We've given it our in-house designed print and slightly fluted three-quarter-length…

  • Body 78% cotton 22% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Concealed back zip

Newlyn Jersey Jacquard Dress

£90.00 £54.00

( review)

When the temperature soars, you can stay cool (in more ways than one) with this no-effort-required shift dress. Breathable cotton linen fabric keeps you comfortable, while the straight shift shape and turn-back sleeves make for thoroughly modern casual dressing.

  • 55% linen 45% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Functional front placket

Eleanor Dress

£70.00 £56.00

4.4
(14 reviews)

This shift dress has got a trick up its sleeve – ruffles. The subtly flared flutter detail adds a contemporary touch to this sleek, elegant style. Made from stretchy Ponte fabric for a comfortable fit, it's simple but oh SO effective.

  • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Medium weight ottoman jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Back zip fastening

Lavinia Ponte Dress

£80.00 £56.00

4.3
(28 reviews)

This versatile shift dress is straight from the Sixties. We've given this clever design a flattering empire waistband, while our in-house-designed floral print really makes a statement. It's crafted from soft textured cotton and you can even go bag-free with the hidden pockets. Wear with casual…

  • Main 98% cotton 2% elastane
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Straight shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Front pockets
  • Sleeveless
  • Concealed back zip

Retro Pocket Dress

£90.00 £36.00

4.1
(13 reviews)

When it comes to sunny days, nothing beats a T-shirt dress for throw-on-and-go simplicity. We've given ours extra oomph with a sophisticated boat neck so it'll look just as good on the beach as at weekend brunch with the girls. Our cotton slub has a subtle texture too, so relaxed days are more…

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft cotton jersey

Paulina Jersey Dress

£45.00 £27.00

4.5
(26 reviews)

Modern woman, meet our bright shift dress. Two pleats at the front give this smart dress swish. The sleeveless shape is ideal for wearing alone when the weather is warming up or layering on chillier days. In a textured European cotton blend with a bit of stretch, it’s comfortable too.

  • Main 82% cotton 16% viscose 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Canonbury Shift Dress

£120.00 £84.00

4
(1 review)

Hands up if you love sixties-inspired fashion. With a stand-up collar and semi-fitted shape, this jersey dress wouldn't look out of place on Carnaby Street. The stretchy (but structured) fabric has curved seams for a flattering silhouette. What more could you want? Oh that's right: hidden pockets.

  • Body 67% polyester 33% cotton, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight jacquard jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Sarah Jacquard Dress

£90.00 £54.00

4.4
(10 reviews)

This showstopper is made from intricate, multi-coloured lace inspired by a print that was hand-drawn here at Boden HQ. The streamlined pencil shape and nipped-in waist make for a seriously flattering silhouette.

  • Outer 100% polyester
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Dry clean only
  • Fitted shape
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Greta Shift Dress

£300.00 £180.00

5
(3 reviews)

Can you really call it a wardrobe if it doesn't contain a trusty denim dress? We don't think so. In a classic shift dress shape, we added subtle slide slits for a modern twist. It has an exposed zip with a grosgrain pull because we love those special finishing touches.

  • 99% cotton 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Woven denim with stretch
  • Unlined
  • Exposed back zip

Freya Denim Dress

£60.00 £30.00

4.2
(59 reviews)

This classic empire-line dress in soft cotton sateen is designed to flatter and skim your curves in all the right places. Its wide neck is effortlessly elegant and, paired with some heels, it'll shift seamlessly from the 9-to-5 to a night on the tiles.

  • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Lining 94% polyester 6% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Empire line
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Cotton stretch fabric
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Diane Dress

£90.00 £45.00

4.7
(25 reviews)

Ruffles make everything better, so we popped some on the cuffs, neck and pockets (yes, pockets) of this sleek ponte dress. Whether you're in the office or at a party, the versatile semi-fitted shape looks the part, while the full lining keeps you comfortable all day long.

  • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ottoman jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Self fabric ruffles

Miranda Ponte Dress

£80.00 £40.00

4.5
(15 reviews)

…dress, featuring an in-house designed houndstooth design. The slightly thicker texture of the fabric smoothes your figure, while the just-above-the-knee fit makes it an all-rounder. A funnel neck, patch pockets and subtle darts add a retro edge to this simple shift style for a dash of '60s charm.

  • Body 61% cotton 35% polyester 4% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight jacquard jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Opal Jersey Jacquard Dress

£80.00 £48.00

( review)

Set aside some space in your wardrobe – this versatile shift dress will instantly be on regular rotation. The trusty ottoman smooths your figure, and seam details at the front make it extra flattering. Smart enough for busy days in the office, the V-neck and just-above-the-knee skirt length give it…

  • DDN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
  • Other colours: 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Concealed front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • All other options : Textured medium weight jersey
  • DDN : Medium lightweight jersey

Bronte Jersey Dress

£65.00 £39.00

( review)

Versatile shift shape, stylish waist tie, easy-to-care-for fabric: hello, perfect dress. Subtle bell sleeves and an elegant boat neck make sure this printed jersey dress that sits just above the knee nails the sophisticated-yet-casual day look. Contrasting cuffs and the waist belt add a fun pop of…

  • 57% cotton 37% modal 6% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Full length sleeves
  • Soft jersey with stretch
  • Belt with retractable belt loops

Fawn Jersey Dress

£70.00 £42.00

( review)

Say hello to the perfect fuss-free holiday dress in cool cotton. The shift shape slips on over your bikini, while the fitted waist keeps things flattering. A colourful trim on the neck and hem show this dress is ready for sun, fun and sangria (aren't we all).

  • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane, Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Side zip

Easy Rickrack Dress

£70.00 £42.00

3.7
(10 reviews)
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