The summer party season is on its way and the warmer weather means it’s a perfect time to get together with friends and enjoy a picnic or an outdoor barbecue. And of course, that means that it’s also a good time to check out some fun retro inspired dresses and skirts you can wear this summer. With the warmer weather, it’s also time to  finally look at some fun, brighter colours and those sleeveless or spaghetti strap dresses.

We’ve picked a handful that we think you’ll like so check out these dresses and skirts  – they’ll give you some ideas to help you rock your event in style this summer!

Angie Yellow Retro Style Floral Summer Dress

Angie Yellow Retro Style Floral Summer Dress
The Angie Yellow Retro Style Floral Summer Dress, a bright happy dress for when you want to feel good!

Angie is a beautiful bright and happy retro swing dress and it comes in three colours so you can choose your favourite. Its bold, bright pattern makes this the kind of dress guaranteed to cheer you up and make you feel like you’re walking on sunshine.

Angie Red Retro Style Floral Summer Dress
A close up of the crossover bust on the Angie Red Retro Style Floral Summer Dress.

 

Angie Blue Retro Style Floral Summer Dress
Another close up – this time of the Angie Blue Retro Style Floral Summer Dress

Nancy Sky Blue Polka Dot 50s Dress

Nancy is a sweet blue vintage style polka dot dress. Dress it up with wedge heels and a wide-brimmed hat and you will look like you have just stepped out of the 50s.

nancy-sky-blue-polka-dot-50s-dress

Matilda Red Gingham Retro Shirt Dress

Gingham is one of those all time classic retro patterns, isn’t it. It never goes out of style. And the Matilda Gingham Shirt Dress puts it into a very cute shirt dress. It’s a gorgeous retro gingham dress – perfect for when you want to feel like a gorgeous country girl out on a summer stroll. And check out the divine front pockets!

Matilda Red Gingham Retro Shirt Dress

Fern Blue And Green Floral 50s Skirt

A skirt like Fern is so comfortable and easy to wear in summer. Light and airy for maximum comfort it can be teamed up with a light colour top to mix and match. We just love the blues and greens of the lovely Fern Blue And Green Floral 50s Skirt.

Fern Blue And Green Floral 50s SkirtOpium Floral 50s Swing Skirt

This ‘intoxicating’ floral retro style swing skirt has beautiful rich colours in its striking print of red and white flowers set against a navy blue background for dramatic impact. Team it up with some retro style heels and a cute blouse and you’re all set for that outdoor evening party!

opium-floral-50s-swing-skirtPink Flamingo Pleated 50s Skirt

This adorable green and pink retro pleated skirt is guaranteed to be a conversation starter at any event. Though of course you don’t even need to wait for an occasion to wear it. Wear it to the supermarket? Why not! It’s sure to make you feel pretty and liven up even those boring chores!Pink flamingo print pleated 50s skirtLibby Blue Floral Vintage Dress

The Libby Blue Floral Vintage Dress is a light and easy to wear dress which is ideal for summer.

Libby Blue Floral Vintage DressPlus it has a couple of sisters! The Libby Pink Floral Vintage Dress with its cute tiny floral pattern and the Libby Dark Green Floral Vintage Dress. These dresses are just the outfit to wear to an outdoor picnic or a stroll through the park. The style really accentuates the waist with the fitted wide band around the middle.

Libby Pink Floral Vintage Dress

Libby dark green floral vintage dress

So there you have it: a round up of some fun and pretty vintage style party summer dresses. We hope they’ve inspired you and given you some ideas for outfits this summer. Now go out there and enjoy it! 🙂