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Ruffle details are seriously romantic — especially on dresses. The extra frills make Us feel girly and adorable, and when we’re in a feminine mood, a ruffle dress is the way to go!
There are so many variations on ruffles far beyond simple adornments on the hem or neckline of a dress. There are more dramatic ruffles and more subtle ones, and you can find a style to wear for any type of occasion. Whether you just want a frock to rock in the daytime or need one for an upcoming holiday party, we’ve rounded up a slew of styles that you’ll fall in love with below!
21 Dresses With Ruffles to Wear From Day to Night This Fall
Casual Daytime Dresses
1. Our Absolute Favorite: You can style this simple knee-length dress from Allegra K for fall day dates — or even the office with a blazer and some ballet flats!
2. We Also Love: This Sidefeel dress is similar to the one above but slightly shorter, so it’s appropriate for more informal settings.
3. We Can’t Forget: The corduroy that this tiered babydoll dress from Madewell is made from is absolutely ideal for the fall!
6. Favorite Midi Dress: The material on this Treasure + Bond tiered dress is actually a soft knit, so you know it’s going to feel extra comfy.
Weekend Brunch and Date Dresses
9. We Also Love: This BerryGo maxi wrap dress has a ruffle detail that extends all the way around the hem to give the look a more dramatic effect!
12. Favorite Fitted Ruffle Dress: This ASTR the Label floral mini dress is ruched with touches of ruffle on the hem and neckline!
14. Absolute Bestseller: Shoppers are obsessed with this piece from Relipop because it’s not actually a dress — it’s a playsuit!
Cocktail and Wedding Guest Dresses
18. Favorite Show-Stopping Dress: You’re pretty much guaranteed to turn heads when you walk into a room wearing this Lulus single-sleeve wrap dress!
19. Favorite Subtle Ruffle Dress: The ruffles featured on this sleek Donna Ricco dress look beyond elegant on the shoulder straps.
20. Best Flattering Fit: This onlypuff midi dress her a mermaid fit-and-flare feel that will look great on a wide range of figures!
21. Best Little Black Dress: Shoppers say that they love how this Bardot dress smooths out the tummy area and feels incredibly comfortable!