Because you don't mess with an old reliable. 

We must be coming over all retro, because the old school sun dress suddenly has bags of appeal. Perhaps it's because we have notions of going to the Riviera, plus the style of It girls Jeanne Damas and Camille Charrière have us craving classic wrap dresses, button-down numbers and ditzy floral prints. Consider us converted. 

Gabin dress, €170, Rouje

Cotton-voile dress, €813, Lisa Marie Fernandez

Honeymooners dress, €3,250, Zimmerman

Striped cotton dress, €715, Rejina Pyo at My Theresa

Jenna dress, €170, Ghost Fashion

Body-con dress, €27.99, H&M

Polka dot dress, €168, Faithfull The Brand 

Riviera midi-dress, €145, Faithfull The Brand

Linen dress, €39.95, Zara

Juliet dress, €190, Realisation Par

Gabin dress, €170, Rouje

Embroidered linen dress, €375, Innika Choo

Sicily embroidered dress, €2,095, Vita Kin x Eres at Net-a-Porter

Seersucker wrap dress, €599, Ganni

Wraparound dress, €175, Sandro

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