Dresses for every post-lockdown occasion

Because new plans call for new clothes

Written by Liv Grady

April 29, 2021

girl wearing tuxedo dress looking at camera

Now that our diaries are filling up once again, the question we are all asking ourselves is ‘what do I wear?’. Despite having bought loads of clothes during lockdown, nothing feels new or exciting anymore. Whether you are going for a few casual drinks with your pals or hosting a BBQ for your 5 nearest and dearests. we’ve got you covered.

It’s time to ditch the sweatpants and dressing gown, because thankfully it’s dresses season again. Crack out the fake tan, give yourself a pamper and get ready to start socialising again. We’ve picked out some of our fave new dresses for every post-lockdown event in your calendar.

Shopping with friends

A wander round the shops, with a Starbucks in hand, what could be better. It’s time to finally splash that lockdown cash you have been saving and spend a day browsing with the girls.

yellow floral shirred ruffle bodycon mini dress

First date

The time has finally come to meet up with your lockdown match. You have a perfectly curated Hinge profile, but you wanna make sure you look EVEN better in person. Take a look at our fave date night looks.

black satin cowl ruched side mini dress

Picnic at the park

The sun is out, the snacks are ready and you have a can of G&T in hand, nothing says ‘summer’ like a picnic in the park. Take a look at our fave dresses for all your picnincking needs.



BBQs are an essential when the sun is out. There is nothing like catching up with friends over a burger and a firepit. Discover dresses for all your BBQ plans (rain or shine).

white dalmatian print dresses

Wedding guest

Weddings are back and you’ll probs want a new dress for that. Discover dresses that will (almost) outshine the bride, but not quite.

yellow gingham puff sleeve blazer dress

Bottomless brunch

We’ve been waiting for this one. Bottomless brunches are the No.1 thing on our post lockdown bucket list.

girl wearing puff sleeve milkmaid dress

The races

If you have been looking for an excuse to get dressed up, a day at the races is it. Find your comfiest heels and get ready for a BIG day.

sage cami cowl textured satin midi dress