20 Insta-Worthy Fall Dresses You'll Live in This Season

Fall fashion, but make it dressy. 

One of our favorite seasonal staples is a trusty selection of autumn-appropriate dresses. A one-and-done dress will work for almost any occasion–pair it with knee-high boots for a cozy look or ballet flats for an elegant style. No matter what aesthetic you love the most, a trusty selection of fall dresses is a must-have in your wardrobe. Peek at our favorite fall dress trends below and shop our SN-approved picks, so you can spend the crisp, cozy season in style. 

Make Fall Florals Your New Go-To

Dresses with rich, dark tones and all-over floral patterns should be a wardrobe staple. If you're opting for a shorter style, pair your dress with over-the-knee boots, or for a longer dress you can wear your favorite pair of heels or booties. Seamlessly layer your look with a cozy jacket or cropped coat to complete the look. 

Sweater Dresses Are an Underrated Staple

They're the epitome of cozy dressing, and for good reason: sweater dresses combine all the comfort and warmth you usually get from your favorite sweater with the chic silhouette of a dress. Lean into the trend by shopping some new styles, like our Pujah Front Tie Maxi Dress with has a versatile tie that lets you decide how it's styled. 

Don't Be Afraid to Add Some Color

Just because it's the season of rich and moody shades doesn't mean you can't add some color to your wardrobe! Bring in all the pinks, yellows, greens, and oranges your heart desires–and just pair them with darker-toned accessories to give your look a seasonal flair. 

Invest in Pieces With All-Over Prints

Tweed, checked pattern, and even all-over leopard print pieces will become your go-to this fall. No matter what shoes you choose or accessories you add, these classic prints and patterns will give you an effortlessly chic look. Pick dresses with darker shades within the prints so you can pair them with the rest of your colder weather wardrobe. 

*Team SN's picks are selected based on products we truly love. Note: this article does contain affiliate links, and we will receive a commission if you purchase a product linked here.