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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)

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)

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
  • Side pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Zip detail at back

Easy Shift Dress

£70.00

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

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

Set aside some space in your wardrobe – this versatile shift dress will instantly be on regular rotation. The trusty ottoman or denim jersey fabric 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…

  • 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

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)

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 £36.00

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)

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 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 ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Back zip fastening

Lavinia Ponte Dress

£80.00 £56.00

4.3
(28 reviews)

No wardrobe is complete without a shift dress, and that's a fact. This semi-fitted design is made from 100% British-milled wool for an authentic look that will last for years. Wear it alone, or layered over a rollneck jumper when it's chilly.

  • Outer 100% wool
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Deborah Tweed Dress

£140.00 £84.00

4.6
(34 reviews)

Ponte is the most magical of fabrics – it has enough weight to keep you warm, enough structure to flatter your figure and enough soft stretch to keep you comfortable. All. Day. Long. Add a luxurious velvet trim and this is pretty much the gold standard of day-to-night dresses.

  • Main 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 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
  • Full length sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Velvet trims

Ingrid Ponte Dress

£90.00 £36.00

3.8
(6 reviews)

This bright dress has a retro feel with panel styling. The vintage-inspired seams on our classic shift design makes it extra flattering, and the pockets lay flat so they won’t add any bulk. Look out for the contrast jacquard fabric and grosgrain zip detail at the back.

  • Main 60% cotton 38% polyester 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Zip detail at back

Riva Jacquard Dress

£90.00 £63.00

4.5
(22 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)

Minis will be crowned queen of the jungle with this truly tropical summer dress. The sleeveless design and linen-cotton blend are just perfect for warm, sunny days under the canopy. Contrasting details at the neckline and arms make this dress extra special – purrrfect for little lionesses.

  • Outer 55% linen 45% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Printed Shift Dress

£28.00 £22.40

4.8
(4 reviews)

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)

Get a shift on with our whenever-wherever dress. It's crafted from textured ottoman fabric for a flattering, smooth look that won't crease, however busy you are. The statement colourblock design works just as well for morning meetings as it does for after-work drinks, while the grosgrain zip tape…

  • 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Zip detail at back

Modern Sleeveless Ponte Dress

£70.00 £56.00

3.7
(7 reviews)

Say hello to your new favourite everyday outfit. Not only is this soft semi-fitted dress simple-to-wear and comfortable, but the medium-weight jersey is easy to care for. As if that wasn't enough, it's cut above the knee and has slanted slit pockets for practicality and style.

  • BLK, GRN, PNK and YEL: 55% cotton 44% polyester 1% elastane
  • DEN: 93% cotton 7% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Shift with relaxed waist to a fitted hip and straight hem
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Unlined

Trinity Jersey Dress

£65.00 £45.50

4.3
(55 reviews)

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)

Have a holiday romance with our 60s-inspired dress. In an embroidered design, it's perfect for popping in your suitcase to wear with sandals by day and wedges by night. The shift shape is easy and there's a slip underneath to keep you covered and comfortable.

  • Main 100% cotton, Detachable camisole 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Sleeveless
  • Comes with detachable camisole slip

Elana Dress

£110.00 £55.00

4.3
(4 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 £54.00

4.1
(13 reviews)
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