fit and flare dress

With a full skirt and a feminine fit-and-flare shape, there's something a little '50s about this dress. The retro look is exaggerated by a fold-over collar and the slightly dipped back. It may be vintage-inspired, but the ponte fabric keeps it modern and oh-so-easy to wear.

  • Main 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Maddie Ponte Midi Dress

£98.00

( review)

Floaty and flattering, it's no wonder this jumpsuit is so popular. It has an elegant high neck with a roll collar and the fitted waist flares out to sophisticated palazzo legs. We've snuck in handy pockets cleverly concealed by the front pleats. But this style is no one-hit wonder: the…

  • Outer 100% polyester
  • Lining 95% polyester 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted through waist, hip and thigh with a wide leg
  • Full length
  • Side pockets
  • Bodice fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Clarissa Jumpsuit

£140.00

4.1
(19 reviews)

Effortlessly elegant with a fitted bodice for a full skirt, this dress knows how to bring a vintage vibe. It's feminine in every imaginable way, from the soft gathering to the flared sleeves and the soft, drapey viscose fabric. You'll find not one, but two tiers around the skirt, and a cinching…

  • 100% viscose
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Concealed back zip

Clementine Dress

£90.00

( review)

Looking for an office-friendly dress that'll take you out for drinks straight after? You've found it. This flirty, fitted dress had a pencil skirt to flatter your figure. Soft and stretchy enough to wear all day, it's the little touches like fluted sleeves and a flared hem that make it special…

  • Outer 97% viscose 3% elastane, Lining 94% polyester 6% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Fully lined
  • Flippy hem panel
  • Concealed back zip

Flippy Pencil Dress

£110.00

( review)

Who wants to be serious all day? Not us. Bring some fun to your outfit in our hotchpotch dress (while remaining grown-up and elegant at all times, of course). With an in-house print covered in bright flowers, checks or spots, it's a playful twist on daytime glamour. The shape is flirty and…

  • Outer 100% viscose, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves with functional cuffs
  • Self fabric belt with retractable loops
  • Functional front placket

Eva Dress

£120.00

( review)

We take your standard knitted dress, and we raise you this fit-and-flare, pleated-skirt, contrast-stripe, midi-length, scoop-neck knitted dress. Yes, it really does have all of those things. And we haven't even talked about the subtle blouson sleeves. This is a statement dress, if ever we saw one.

  • 96% viscose 3% polyamide 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves with blouson shaping gathered into cuff

Margie Dress

£120.00

( review)

That elusive point where comfort meets style? This knitted dress. Crafted from a soft yarn, it's fitted at the waist before whooshing out into a full, pleated skirt falling just below the knee. But the best part? There are frills. We've added this feminine detail to the scoop neck and cuffs.

  • 96% viscose 3% polyamide 1% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Full length sleeves with frill cuff detail
  • Frill neck detail

Lavinia Dress

£110.00

( review)

Crafted from a merino-cotton blend, the round neck and easy lines are elevated by a contrast-stripe belt that cinches in the waist. Blouson sleeves feature delicate gold-button detailing, showing that while it may be soft and simple to wear, it's also very effective.

  • 50% wool 50% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves gathered into cuffs
  • Self fabric tie belt at waist

Eden Knitted Dress

£110.00

( review)

Life's all about balance, which is why we've added floaty, fluted sleeves to this fitted dress. Stand-out details? Yep, it has those too: velvet tape running around the double cuffs, neckline and waist. Wear it for work, dinner, the school run, coffee with the girls, walks in the park... Now THAT's…

  • Main 86% viscose 12% polyamide 2% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Cora Jersey Dress

£90.00

( review)

Was that the sound of an invitation falling through the letterbox/coming into your inbox/pinging on your phone? Our silk-blend velvet dress is ready and waiting. The flattering pencil-skirt shape and boat neck keep things sophisticated, while the fluted, three-quarter-length sleeves show off your…

  • Outer 76% viscose 22% silk 2% elastane, Lining 94% polyester 6% elastane
  • Dry clean only
  • Fitted shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Aubrey Velvet Dress

£170.00

( review)

Our knitted dress is proof that less is more. The versatile wide-neck shape has subtle '60s style with flared sleeves and contrast stripes. Enhance the retro vibe with knee-high boots or keep it simple with a pair of ballet flats.

  • 50% wool 50% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape that gently flares from under the bust
  • Length finishes above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Flared sleeves

Trudy Knitted Dress

£98.00

3.9
(9 reviews)

This midi dress is a sheer delight at parties, thanks to the embroidered mesh fabric. The fit-and-flare design has a lined body and gauzy, ruffled sleeves, with textured dobby spots all over. An intricate ladder trim on the body, sleeves and skirt enhances the flattering shape. Bet you can't wait to…

  • Outer 100% polyamide, Lining 100% polyester, Embroidery 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Full body lining
  • Concealed back zip

Rosanna Embroidered Midi Dress

£140.00

( review)

We gave traditional Shetland herringbone tweed a serious style injection with this sleek, fitted dress. The short-sleeved, V-neck style is nipped in at the waist with a contrast velvet ribbon for supreme flattery. British heritage made modern – that’s what we do best.

  • Outer 100% wool, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Fitted shape through body with flared skirt
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Velvet trims

Albany Tweed Dress

£140.00

( review)

Looking to master the art of desk-to-drinks dressing? This is the dress for you. Made from comfortable ponte jersey, it features a boat neck and a midi-length skirt that's work- AND party-appropriate (though we know where we'd rather be). The fit-and-flare cut has a timeless, feminine feel, while…

  • Main 33% cotton 33% modal 29% polyamide 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Concealed side pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Medium weight ponte jersey
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip

Claudia Ponte Midi Dress

£110.00

( review)

Looking for an elegant midi dress with added luxe? Have we got something for you. The chic boho print is eye-catching, while the flattering fit-and-flare design ensures this dress is as comfortable as it is sophisticated. It's finished with a contrast velvet trim on the neck, waist and cuffs, and…

  • Outer 100% viscose, Trims 100% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves
  • Full body lining
  • Concealed side zip
  • Velvet trims

Annabelle Midi Dress

£120.00

( review)

Last year you LOVED our Riviera dress, so we've brought it back with a longer skirt, so it's better than ever. With a flattering waist-tie belt and fit-and-flare shape, this elegant piece ticks all the right boxes.

  • Outer 55% linen 45% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Fully lined
  • Concealed back zip
  • Tie detail at waist

Riviera Dress

£98.00 £49.00

3.5
(85 reviews)

Dressing for dinner just got easier in this elegant fit-and-flare midi dress. The fixed-wrap design creates a flattering V-neck, while the half-length sleeves and gathered waist complete the feminine shape. In comfortable stretch jersey, it feels as good as it looks – so there's room for dessert…

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Lined bodice
  • Soft gathers at waist

Kassidy Jersey Dress

£98.00 £58.80

4.3
(25 reviews)

Eye-catching and irresistibly tactile – the cutouts on this eyelet dress add sophisticated detail and (dare we say) a bit of drama. Contrast embroidery draws attention to the scallops and flared sleeves, while the fitted bodice and gathers create an oh-so flattering shape.

  • Outer 66% viscose 34% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • All over embroidery detail
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Full body lining
  • Concealed back zip

Scallop Broderie Dress

£130.00 £78.00

( review)

Yes, you can nail elegance in five seconds flat. We've designed this dress for speedy sophistication – with a fitted waist, full skirt and sharp pleats. The bold print and textured fabric make this feminine piece a little bolder, and we've snuck in some pockets to keep your smaller essentials to…

  • Outer 98% cotton 2% elastane, Lining 98% cotton 2% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Two front pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Concealed back zip

Sierra Textured Dress

£98.00 £49.00

3.4
(8 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)

Garden party, meet English rose. This fit-and-flare dress, crafted from our own 100% cotton lace, is pretty enough to put the flowers in the shade at even the fanciest occasion. Scalloped edges with a flattering round neck and a V-back are just the icing on the cake.

  • Main 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Hand wash only
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Deep V-neckline at back
  • Concealed back zip

Julieta Lace Dress

£170.00 £85.00

3.7
(7 reviews)

Swing into action in this Sixties-inspired dress. Featuring a high-impact print and a fitted bodice for a flattering shape, it's an easy afternoon-to-after-dark option. Leave the notch neck closed or wear it open for a relaxed twist.

  • Outer 100% viscose
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Full length sleeves with functional cuffs
  • Lightweight drapey fabric
  • Full body lining
  • Concealed side zip

Daisy Dress

£110.00 £66.00

4
(22 reviews)

We’ve got effortless elegance wrapped up with this cotton-linen dress. An adjustable belt lets you customise the fit of the flattering wraparound design so you can tie it front or back, while the lightweight floaty fabric will keep you cool when the temperature rises.

  • Outer 55% linen 45% cotton, Body lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Concealed side pockets
  • Sleeveless
  • Lined bodice
  • Concealed back zip
  • Tie detail at waist

Jade Dress

£90.00 £54.00

4.4
(34 reviews)

Limited edition Agnes is utterly charming: her halter neckline fastens with a sumptuous silk tie and she has a keyhole cutaway at the front and back to reveal just a hint of skin. This piece is crafted from premium silk crêpe de chine in our Boden-exclusive Wild Bloom print, and is fully lined for a…

  • Main 64% viscose 36% silk, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Concealed side zip

Agnes Dress

£250.00 £175.00

( review)

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).

  • 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Concealed side pockets
  • Cap sleeves
  • Unlined
  • Button fastening at front
  • Detachable self fabric belt

Sophia Shirt Dress

£80.00 £56.00

4.3
(22 reviews)

Our party dress may look innocent but a word of warning: the scallop detailing and spot embroidery could receive more than a few jealous looks. This feminine full skirt is perfect for twirling – don't be surprised if you can't stop.

  • Main 69% cotton 27% viscose 4% polyester, Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Short sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Flattering pleat detail on front and back waist
  • Keyhole and button fastening at back neck

Kimberly Embroidered Dress

£198.00 £138.60

4
(7 reviews)

Red lipstick at the ready – this fit-and-flare dress is sure to bring out your inner Fifties screen siren. The skirt is full for that feminine swish, while a notch neck and cinched waist create a flattering shape. Just add cat-eye sunglasses for that take-me-to-the-Riviera finish.

  • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane, Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Side pockets
  • Sleeveless
  • Lined bodice
  • Concealed back zip

Joyce Dress

£120.00 £72.00

3.3
(4 reviews)

Dress it up or down: either way, you'll look elegant in this playful skirt. The ultra-feminine shape nips in at the waist before flaring out in a swooshable A-line. It's fully lined too – so it feels as good on the inside as it looks on the outside.

  • Outer 97% cotton 3% elastane, Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted through waist widening to a flattering full skirt
  • Sits at natural waist
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Side pockets
  • Fully lined
  • Inverted pleat
  • Concealed back zip

Lola Skirt

£85.00 £34.00

3.9
(20 reviews)

…covered for dress-down Fridays, fun in the park and everything in between. The casual drape is nipped in at the waist with gathering at the front and back for definition, while the frilled sleeves add a floaty touch to this chuck-on-able dress. And as if all that wasn't enough, it's got pockets too.

  • 100% viscose
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Side pockets
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Unlined
  • Concealed back zip

Hyacinth Dress

£60.00 £36.00

( review)

Who wants to be serious all day? Not us. Bring some fun to your outfit in our hotchpotch dress (while remaining grown-up and elegant at all times, of course). With an in-house print covered in bright flowers, checks or spots, it's a playful twist on daytime glamour. The shape is flirty and…

  • Outer 100% viscose, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves with functional cuffs
  • Self fabric belt with retractable loops
  • Functional front placket

Eva Dress

£120.00 £72.00

( review)

Those tricky day-to-evening occasions are no match for our sophisticated dress. The fit and flare shape is flattering whether you wear it with heels or ballet pumps, and the fuller skirt – complete with stripy details – will have you twirling all night.

  • 61% viscose 34% polyamide 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Elbow length sleeves

Brione Knitted Dress

£130.00 £91.00

4.7
(16 reviews)

Allegra will have you gliding through hot, sunny days in sumptuous 100% silk chiffon. Our limited edition dress has a peplum hem, cinched waist and flattering midi length that leaves just enough leg to show off your summer sandals. The flattering gathered neckline could be worn on or off the…

  • Outer 100% silk, Lining 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Concealed side zip

Allegra Midi Dress

£250.00 £200.00

5
(1 review)

…lace pattern of swooping swallows and hearts, created by our in-house design team. Elegance levels will soar when you pair this date-night-ready dress with some killer heels. The fluted sleeves and keyhole back add an extra flourish of sophistication, while the detachable cotton slip keeps you…

  • Outer 100% polyester
  • Detachable camisole 100% cotton
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Comes with detachable camisole slip
  • Button and loop at centre back neck

Brittany Lace Dress

£130.00 £39.00

4
(11 reviews)

A shirt dress – but not as you know it. With a standout stripe down the front, it's crafted from softly draping fabric with a fluid, flattering shape. We've then turned the decadance dial to the max with a colourful print and romantic blouson sleeves.

  • Outer 100% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Full length sleeves with functional cuffs
  • Fully lined
  • Functional front placket

Pippa Shirt Dress

£150.00 £105.00

( review)

Don't panic: this instant classic is here to solve all your wardrobe worries. We've designed our shirt dress with intricate broderie to bring a pretty touch to your everyday look, paired with printed stretchy cotton for on-the-go comfort. With its modern collarless cut, feminine shape and a full…

  • NVY: outer 100% cotton, lining 100% cotton
  • Other colours: outer 97% cotton 3% elastane, lining 96% cotton 4% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Front pockets
  • Sleeveless
  • Fully lined
  • Functional front placket

Leila Shirt Dress

£90.00 £54.00

4.3
(16 reviews)

Have you ever 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…

  • Body 78% cotton 22% polyester, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • 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)

Our in-house design team has pulled out all the stops to create the unique foliage lace on the bodice of this dress. Plus the sweetheart neckline, keyhole back and flared skirt make it the perfect look for chic occasions.

  • Main 39% cotton 29% polyamide 27% modal 5% elastane, Bodice 100% cotton, Lining 100% polyester
  • Hand wash or dry clean
  • Flattering fit and flare shape
  • Length finishes below knee
  • Elbow length sleeves
  • Smooth ponte fabric with woven lace overlay and sleeves
  • Fully lined
  • Bone construction in bodice for support
  • Concealed back zip
  • Grosgrain trim at waist

Lisa Ponte Dress

£110.00 £44.00

3.7
(28 reviews)

There's no denying it: every woman needs a statement dress. Behold this scattered-flower print – designed in-house, of course – crafted from a drapey fabric so comfortable you'll never want to take it off. We've added fluted sleeves and a full skirt for an elegant touch, while subtle gathers at the…

  • Outer 95% viscose 5% elastane, Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist with a full skirt
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Fully lined

Blossom Jersey Dress

£110.00 £66.00

( review)

Hello, boho. This vintage-inspired wonder will have you feeling like a heroine in a romance novel. The layered, scalloped sleeves and hemline create an elegant shape, topped off with all-over delicate flower embroidery. We added gathers at the waist to flatter, and a flippy skirt for sophisticated…

  • Outer 100% viscose, Lining 100% cotton, Embroidery 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • ¾ length sleeves that flare at the cuffs
  • Functional front placket

Bronwen Broderie Dress

£130.00 £65.00

( review)

Our relaxed dress was made for lazy days in the sun. Drapey fabric ensures it's comfortable and easy to wear, while ruching at the waist is oh-so flattering. The fitted top, flared skirt and midi length make it smart enough for the office, too.

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Length finishes at low calf
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Short sleeves
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Lined bodice

Valerie Jersey Dress

£80.00 £64.00

4.3
(42 reviews)

Easy to slip on and impossible to take off? Sounds like our kaftan-style dress with statement in-house designed embroidery. The floral design is combined with flared sleeves and a curved hem for a modern take on boho charm. Wear it loose for a relaxed shape or create definition with the handy belt…

  • Main 100% cotton, Embroidery 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes above knee
  • Kimono shape sleeve
  • Self fabric belt with retractable loops

Clemmie Jersey Dress

£80.00 £40.00

( review)

Get into the swing of things with this flattering top. We've given it a laid-back shape and smart gold buttons to make it easy for you to dress it up or down. And its sleeves are flared too, because why not?

  • 96% modal 4% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Soft gathers from front and back yoke
  • Relaxed fit
  • Length finishes at top thigh
  • Full length sleeves with bell shaped cuffs
  • Soft drapey jersey
  • Functional front placket

Nadine Jersey Top

£55.00 £27.50

3.9
(49 reviews)

Soft, drapey and oh-so easy to wear, this playfully printed top makes getting dressed a breeze. Throw it on over jeans for an everyday look that's effortlessly stylish.

  • 50% cotton 50% modal
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape that flares from under the bust
  • Length finishes at top thigh
  • Full length sleeves
  • Soft cotton jersey

Libby Jersey Top

£35.00 £17.50

3.9
(47 reviews)

This jersey top is here to make your life easier. Crafted from a cotton mix, the high neck and elegant flared sleeves make it a smart option for work. It's finished off with the keyhole fastening – finally, everyday dressing made effortless.

  • 52% modal 48% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low hip
  • ¾ length sleeves
  • Soft cotton blend jersey

Althea Jersey Top

£45.00 £36.00

( review)
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