Red is a bold and intense color to wear, especially on a dress. If you step out of your door wearing a red dress, there’s no turning back – you’d be one of those recognizable people of the crowd. A red dress is a must-have for any glamorous woman (besides the little black dress) because red is the color to wear when you want to exude confidence and attract attention.
There’s a proper red dress for every occasion you’d be heading on to, so let us give you some amazing options:
For a casual day out
Sometimes, a top and bottom combo looks too common. And there are also times when you’d want to feel girlier by wearing a dress. A casual red dress is a must-have in your wardrobe, so you can easily look cute and confident while you’re doing your everyday errands.
If you’re feeling feminine and flirty on a spring day, this is the perfect red dress. Pair it with a pair of brown boots and a sun hat, then you’re good to go. Its off-shoulder, layer ruffle, and vintage floral print give off a boho feel that looks great when you’re on a vacation. Besides boots, this can also look good with sandals, wedges, and heels.
On lazy days when you still want to look fabulous with no effort, this casual maxi dress can do the trick. It’s a V-neck, flowy and stretchy dress that is so soft and comfy. The loose fit and knee-high slit make it all the more comfortable. Match it with pumps, heels, boots or your usual strappy sandals.
If you want a shorter version of the earlier dress, this T-shirt dress fits the bill. It has pockets, it’s short-sleeved, it’s loose – it’s the ultimate comfy red dress for a casual day out. You can wear it as it is or attaches a belt to give it more shape. Accessorize it with a statement necklace so it won’t look too plain.
Are you planning to go walking on the beach? Do you want to walk your dog to the park? Or do you simply want to look cute at the farmer’s market? This casual sleeveless, button-down dress is the red dress to wear. It’s made of a material that is not too thick nor too thin, and the dress is flowy. Great to pair with cardigans, if you would want some sleeves.
The criss-cross design on the neckline is very popular nowadays, and this long-sleeve casual swing dress has it. The wine red color looks casually glam and its flowy and comfy material makes it a sweet dress you’d want to wear anywhere.
For going to work or business meetings
To stand out in your job, good performance is a must, but your outfit counts too. These red dresses are perfect for professional settings, and can add some boost to your go-getter attitude:
Elegant fashion wear at the office, this pencil cut dress can be a hit at your office. Its 2/3 sleeve is of the right length, and it features white accent lines at the waist and neckline for added style. Look pretty professional and glamorous with this bodycon dress.
During the summer, wearing a pantsuit at the office can be a bit hot. This short-sleeve casual pencil dress is perfect for hot summer days, where you’d be walking down the streets of the city. It’s super soft and comfy, while the pencil cut of the skirt portion makes it appropriate for office settings. You can dress it up with pumps and jewelry, or dress it down with a flat strappy sandal or ballet flats. This dress comes with a belt you can tie around the waist.
Be a showstopper at the office with this bodycon dress. It has right-above-the-knee length, elbow level sleeves, V-neck and just the right depth of slit. The pockets of this dress and the gold belt make it all the more special. It looks professional in itself, but you can look glam with it in heels!
A peplum top looks great to wear at the office, a job interview or any other semi-formal occasions. This dress features a pleated crew neckline, peplum detail at the waist, short sleeves, sheath silhouette, and a back slit for easy walking. It’s flattering and slimming, so you’ll surely receive a lot of compliments.
This one’s a unique dress with an asymmetrical design. It has a turndown collar, short sleeves, decorative buttons at the waist, and a two-way asymmetric front zipper that you can adjust to decide how many legs you want to show. It has an edgy style because of the exposed zippers but is very fashionable and appropriate for work.
For formal occasions
A woman should have a dress ready for formal occasions like graduation, baptism, wedding, bar mitzvah, homecoming party, gala, banquet, date night on a classy restaurant, or meeting the boyfriend’s parents (if their family is a bit formal). These red dresses would surely be a showstopper at the event.
A flare bell sleeve looks so elegant and classy, especially when the rest of the piece is slim-fitting. This pencil cut knee-length dress also comes with a slit on the back for easy walking. This red dress is absolutely glam, as it comes with a sexy V-neck that shows just the right amount of bust.
Get sweet and feminine with this floral lace midi dress. This wine red lace A-line dress suits different body types. You can wear it low on your shoulders as an off-shoulder dress or high up for a more modest look – the lace is stretchy so it’s versatile.
A sexy, glamorous woman needs a faux wrap dress on her wardrobe. A wrap dress can hug your curves on the right places, which is super flattering especially in red. This dress is made of a super soft, breathable and stretchy material. It has a deep V-neck, cap sleeve, draped waist and a tulip hem on the end. It’s the perfect body-hugging dress for cocktail parties and weddings.
Stand out in the crowd with this red off-shoulder, flowy, skater dress. It can show off your sexy clavicles and legs while keeping it tastefully modest. It’s a flared swing dress with a high hem on the front (showing off some parts of your thighs) and a lower hem on the back that covers the back of your knees. This is a great party dress paired with an elegant clutch bag and heels.
Wow, your man on a date night with this sleeveless lace dress. The lace detailing on this wine-red dress is glamorously dainty, plus it’s comfortable to wear because of the soft and stretchy material it is made of. It flows just right on the knees – a perfect skirt length for most occasions – and its pleated V-neck and a side ribbon is definitely on point. If you’re a nursing mother, this dress is perfect for you, as you can easily pull aside the V-neckline for easy breastfeeding.
For night-out parties
Going to go dancing in the club? Wanna hang out with your friends at the bar? Or are you attending a night-out house party? Be a bit more daring and confident with these pretty and sexy red dresses:
Made of satin and chiffon, this flowy cocktail dress will make you the prettiest at the party. It’s lined, it’s double V-neck and it’s flowy. This will make you a dainty princess. If you’re a bit overweight, this dress can show off your chest while detracting the attention from your waist.
If you’ve got it, flaunt it by wearing this sexy red dress. It has a deep V-neck to show off the ladies, and a high slit at the front to show off extra skin. Be careful: this is a scorching hot dress that surely won’t prevent people (especially men) from gawking right at you.
If you work out and you want other people to see the results, this dress is a great channel to flaunt your goodies. This is a sexy cut-out dress that shows off ample cleavage and abs (or flat tummy). The fabric is heavy enough to be flattering, so you’re gonna love wearing this.
A gorgeous body-fit dress, this piece will surely highlight your amazing curves. It’s a halter, sleeveless dress with a unique design on the top area. It fits the woman’s form perfectly from the bust area to the knees. It’s so easy to pair with heels and exquisite sandals.
Would this list of party dresses be complete without a sparkly dress? Of course not! This sequin bodycon dress is the dress to wear when you know you’re the life of the party. It’s a show-stopping, head-turning mini dress with the amazing fit (it’s stretchy, by the way). It’s decorated with sequins all over, but it won’t aggravate your skin and underarms. Sparkle all the way as you dance on the dance floor.
For long dress evening events
Sometimes, formal occasions call for long dresses or gowns. If there’s no color motif, go for red. These evening dresses are perfect for formal events like galas, prom, formal weddings, balls, and other red carpet affairs.
Show off how confidently beautiful you are with this stunning red dress. It’s pretty, it’s flowy and very fashionable. It’s a cap-sleeve dress with an A-line silhouette, a plunging neckline, and a ruched bodice. Style your hair, put on mild makeup, and strap on some heels with it and you’re good to go. It’s perfect for formal events (and for showing off your sexy clavicles).
Be the stunning glamorous woman that you are with this halter evening gown. The eye-catching details on this dress are the embroidery on the halter top and the sexy, high slit. The skirt part is very soft and flowy, yet clingy enough to still hug the curves of your thighs. Wear it to your event and you’ll surely receive a lot of compliments throughout the night.
This side slit evening dress is classy and sexy at the same time. It’s an off-shoulder, floor-length dress that hugs your curves, with a high side split to show off most of your left leg. The slit has flounce detailing for added elegance and style. You’d be both sultry and refined with this hot red dress.
If you’re only willing to buy one long dress for your entire life, go for a convertible one like this dress. It’s a wrap dress that you can style on your own to make it a halter dress, a tube, a spaghetti strap dress, off-shoulder dress, a V-neck dress, one-shoulder dress and more. Actually, it can be worn in more than 24 different ways. This dress is made of high stretchy material so it’s super comfortable.
Be uniquely dainty at the party with this elegant long dress. It’s simple, but very glamorous, especially because of the lace overlay at the top that brings the charm to the dress. The bust area is padded enough so you can go without wearing a bra. The skirt part of this dress (which is made of chiffon) is flowy and elegantly sways with you as you move.