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Womens Short Dresses

This lightweight short-sleeved dress will keep you cool (even when the weather heats up). Carefully placed stripes, darts and pockets ensure the relaxed shape is super flattering for an effortless holiday look. And the breezy 100% linen means you'll stay comfortable, whether you’re at home or away.

  • 100% linen
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves

Rosemary Dress

£80.00 £48.00

4.1
(15 reviews)

This simple dress does it all: the T-shirt shape is perfect for slipping on in a hurry, while the dazzling print will turn heads. It even has pockets. Relax in an easy, flowing style or tie the fabric belt for a more defined look.

  • 100% viscose
  • Machine washable
  • Straight shape
  • Concealed front pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Tie detail at waist

Ivy Dress

£90.00 £63.00

4.1
(15 reviews)

Afternoon tea was invented for dresses like this. With its full skirt, flattering angled waist and figure-skimming viscose fabric, it's ultra-feminine and fun to wear. Dress it down with ankle boots and a leather jacket or pair with court shoes and a clutch for a satisfying swish round the dance…

  • Outer 100% viscose
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Calissa Dress

£90.00

3.5
(4 reviews)

FACT: no holiday wardrobe is complete without a cooling linen dress. Its flattering shape is designed to skim your curves and it's fully lined, so it's super comfortable. Dress it up with wedges when you head out for romantic al fresco dinners.

  • Outer 100% linen
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed straight fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Concealed back zip

Delfina Dress

£80.00 £48.00

4.3
(16 reviews)

We’ve given the classic tunic dress an ingenious twist, with a bold floral print and bright flash of colour. Not-too-tight shaping, stretch-cotton fabric and pockets (yes, pockets) make this one a real box-ticker: stylish, flattering, comfortable and practical.

  • 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Side pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Exposed back zip

Afia Dress

£69.50 £48.65

2.5
(4 reviews)

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

  • 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Exposed back zip

Carina Dress

£75.00

3.7
(22 reviews)

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

  • 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured cotton stretch fabric
  • Unlined
  • Exposed back zip

Carina Dress

£69.50 £48.65

3.7
(22 reviews)

Go from am to pm without batting an eyelid in this easy-to-wear shift dress. Side panels and a waistband create a flattering line while the hotchpotch print will turn heads. The textured fabric keeps shape, no matter how hectic your day.

  • 98% cotton 2% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust, waist and hip
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Concealed back zip

Isla Dress

£80.00 £40.00

2.3
(18 reviews)

…elegance look effortless with beautiful tweed made from 100% pure wool, sourced from Yorkshire's historic Abraham Moon & Sons mill. This tailored dress sits below the knee and has flattering panelling to help you feel as wonderful in the boardroom as you do in the bar. It's sophistication,…

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

Imelda Dress

£139.00 £69.50

4
(6 reviews)

Meet our refined tailored shorts – perfect for garden parties and seaside strolls. Power-stretch elastane in cotton keeps them feeling comfortable and holding their shape wear after wear. The pocket details on the back and the smooth fitted waistband create a flattering shape, while those WOW prints…

  • 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Sits below natural waist
  • Fitted through waist and hip with a straight leg
  • Side pockets
  • Hook and bar fastening at centre front waist with zip fly
  • Inside leg available in 3"/7.5cm, 4"/10cm, 6"/15cm or 9"/23cm

Richmond Shorts

£48.00

4.7
(41 reviews)

Go on, give us a twirl. This feminine dress is ultra flattering with a cinched waist and fabulously flippy skirt. We've made it extra special by adding binding details to the neckline and belt that complement the print.

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft drapey jersey
  • Unlined

Portia Jersey Dress

£80.00

5
(5 reviews)

This dress is a masterclass in flattery: with a placement print down the sides, pure, fluid silk and a figure-skimming kimono cut. The open back adds a little extra excitement too.

  • 100% silk
  • Dry clean only
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Grown on short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Open back
  • Concealed back zip

Celeste Silk Dress

£250.00 £225.00

This dress will take you from desk to dinner and wow everyone on the way. Made from textured cotton fabric that feels as good as it looks, this A-line style is fully lined for added luxury. We've used clever seams to create a very flattering cut: hello, hourglass figure.

  • Outer 99% cotton 1% elastane
  • Lining 96% polyester 4% elastane
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Short sleeves
  • Concealed back zip

Sylvie Seamed Dress

£110.00 £66.00

3.2
(5 reviews)

Follow your heart in this printed dress. It's pretty good looking (if we do say so ourselves), with pleating on the waist. But it has substance too – in soft and stretchy fabric that's comfortable and drapey.

  • 57% cotton 37% modal 6% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft jersey with stretch
  • Unlined

Emmeline Jersey Dress

£55.00

4
(3 reviews)

A beautifully slimming shift dress, you ask? Why on earth not, we reply. Block panels create a defined waistline, while keeping the easy-to-wear shift shape. It's a great all-rounder and will take you from Monday morning to Friday night in a flash.

  • 56% cotton 37% viscose 6% nylon 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Short sleeves

Zoe Knitted Dress

£99.50 £39.80

3.9
(8 reviews)

All the effortless appeal of a shirt dress, none of the fuss of a collar. We've taken casual shirting fabric and crafted it into this easy-to-wear wrap style, with a flattering A-line skirt. And there's more good news: it has pockets, too.

  • CHM: 100% cotton
  • Other colours: 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • White option lined

Lara Wrap Dress

£80.00 £40.00

3.5
(41 reviews)

You see those contrast panels? They're cleverly placed to flatter your figure. The sleeves are a perfect short length and the A-line skirt is that on-the-knee length you love.

  • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed side zip

Constance Ponte Dress

£90.00

Get ready to meet your new favourite everyday dress. This feminine design is ultra-elegant, crafted from a soft fabric that glides over your figure. Its short sleeves are super flattering, and the flippy skirt is so much fun to swish.

  • Outer 92% viscose 8% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Grown on sleeves
  • Soft drapey jersey

Avril Jersey Dress

£70.00 £42.00

4
(22 reviews)

Keep things comfortable in this hotchpotch printed dress. The subtle front and back pleats, and drapey viscose fabric make for a really flattering fit. Short sleeves and a below-the-knee length mean it's perfect for the 9-to-5 and weekend picnics too.

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Soft drapey jersey
  • Lined bodice
  • Elasticated waistband

Gwendolyn Jersey Dress

£90.00 £54.00

4.3
(10 reviews)

Illusion is the key with this clever dress. Panels of rich waffle jacquard and a flared skirt combine to fit and flatter your shape. Finishing at the knee, our design is sophisticated while being a little cheeky too. This dress will take you from chairing board meetings to champagne receptions.

  • Main 75% polyester 23% cotton 2% elastane
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Melanie Jersey Dress

£89.50 £44.75

4.1
(19 reviews)

In bright colours and soft Ponte fabric, this fit-and-flare V-neck dress is just the ticket for special days out. The A-line skirt and ruching on the sides give it a really flattering fit that'll keep you comfortable too.

  • Outer 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Pleat detail at waist
  • Concealed back zip

Alicia Ponte Dress

£90.00 £54.00

3.7
(3 reviews)

The pattern on this cotton broderie dress was exclusively designed in-house, inspired by harvest festival wreaths and leaves. The classic, feminine shape is made extra special with scalloped trims around the sleeves and hem. Pair with heels and a sleek clutch to really up the ante.

  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Embroidery 100% polyester
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering shape through bust and waist leading to a gentle A-line shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Lightweight cotton
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Mila Broderie Dress

£130.00

This lace dress packs a lot of punches (while staying ladylike, obviously). With a full skirt that's great for dancing and flattering trim details around the waist. It's partially lined to show just the right amount of skin, and the midi length looks extra elegant.

  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

Althea Lace Dress

£170.00 £153.00

4.5
(15 reviews)

We've got the hint – you love our shirt dresses. This bestseller is back in bold new prints and versatile colours (but with the same flattering flared skirt and nipped in waist). And there’s no need to worry about gaping buttons… We’ve added an ingenious no-peep placket.

  • CHM: 100% cotton
  • Other colours: 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Side pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Detachable belt
  • Functional front placket
  • Additional concealed buttons to prevent placket gaping

Sophia Shirt Dress

£80.00

4.1
(20 reviews)

If you're into power dressing, step this way. We've taken the iconic structured shift shape and added some modern touches like military-style gold buttons. Now, what's your next mission?

  • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Trim 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Front patch pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Unlined
  • Metal buttons

Hermione Ottoman Dress

£70.00

4
(1 review)

Think of this as the cool, sophisticated cousin of the Aurelia Dress. We kept the soft, figure-skimming fabric and flattering cut you’ve been shouting about, but added capped sleeves and a low scoop back. It’s that subtle hint of sexy that turns heads.

  • Body 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Vent at centre back hem
  • Back zip fastening

Elsa Ottoman Dress

£90.00

4.3
(3 reviews)

Say hello to slinky sophistication with this classic fitted dress. It's slim-fitting and ruched on one side for instant va-va-voom, with a flattering empire waist and scooped V-neck. Wear with a statement necklace and stacked heels for a look that will take you from desk to dinner (to ill-advised…

  • Body 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Front pleat detail under waistband
  • Zip detail at back

Honor Ponte Dress

£80.00

5
(1 review)

We’ve gone a little nautical with this classic dress. The A-line design, in textured ottoman fabric, has tab details on the waist with maritime-inspired anchor buttons. This smart style is perfect for meetings during the week or sipping wine by the harbour at weekends.

  • Main 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Metal buttons

Cordelia Ottoman Dress

£80.00

4.1
(24 reviews)

We’ve gone a little nautical with this classic dress. The A-line design, in textured ottoman fabric, has tab details on the waist with maritime-inspired anchor buttons. This smart style is perfect for meetings during the week or sipping wine by the harbour at weekends.

  • Main 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Metal buttons

Cordelia Ottoman Dress

£80.00 £64.00

4.1
(24 reviews)

Think of this as the cool, sophisticated cousin of the Aurelia Dress. We kept the soft, figure-skimming fabric and flattering cut you’ve been shouting about, but added capped sleeves and a low scoop back. It’s that subtle hint of sexy that turns heads.

  • BLK, GRN, NAV and PNK: main 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • IVO: main 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane
  • NVY: main 92% cotton 8% polyester
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Full body lining
  • Exposed back zip

Elsa Ottoman Dress

£90.00

4.6
(111 reviews)

Think of this as the cool, sophisticated cousin of the Aurelia Dress. We kept the soft, figure-skimming fabric and flattering cut you’ve been shouting about, but added capped sleeves and a low scoop back. It’s that subtle hint of sexy that turns heads.

  • BLK, GRN, NAV and PNK: main 57% cotton 42% polyester 1% elastane
  • IVO: main 60% cotton 39% polyester 1% elastane
  • NVY: main 92% cotton 8% polyester
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Textured medium weight jersey
  • Full body lining
  • Exposed back zip

Elsa Ottoman Dress

£89.50 £53.70

4.6
(111 reviews)

Be it a quick trip to the pub or an extra special occasion, this ultra-versatile top has got you covered. In 100% cotton crochet lace, it looks sophisticated with a lined body and semi-sheer sleeves. Eye-catching details, from the keyhole fastening to the lace trims, complete this ultra-feminine…

  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • Short sleeves
  • Concealed back zip
  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

Althea Lace Top

£90.00 £63.00

3.5
(4 reviews)

This delicate pendant necklace celebrates the beauty of simplicity. The two hand-hammered discs add a touch of sophistication to any outfit and the length of the chain can be adjusted – so you can wear it long or short depending on the occasion.

  • Chain and trims metal
  • 75cm/29½" total chain length with 6cm/2½" chain extender
  • Lobster clasp
  • Comes in a Boden box
  • Hammered metal finish

Lucy Disc Pendant

£30.00 £24.00

4.5
(13 reviews)