Race season is officially upon us, which means we are focused on races fashion. Each year the races presents a fantastic opportunity to get dressed up and flaunt your sophisticated side. Race day dresses are often expected to be designer, expensive and lavish, but it is possible to get a stylish and high-end race day look without breaking the bank.
Read on to discover eight sophisticated race day dresses, all for less than £100 – perfect if you want to achieve race day glamour on a budget…
Heart Neck Midi Dress in Black
As part of our highly sought after Stephanie Pratt Collection, the Heart Neck Midi Dress in Black – £45, is the perfect race day dress. Featuring a midi cut, this sophisticated dress is simple and chic – simply add a fascinator and pair of metallic heels and you will be race day ready.
Sequin Scallop Hem Midi Dress in Gold
Figure hugging with all over embellishment, the Sequin Scallop Hem Midi Dress in Gold – £65, looks expensive and high-end. The midi length and high neck is perfectly balanced by the close cut shape, while the gold and black sequins add that luxurious edge. A simple black hat and clutch will finish this look off perfectly.
Lace V-Neck Midi Dress in Black
If you want to be comfortable all day long, go for something floaty that’s nipped in at the waist. The Lace V-Neck Midi Dress in Black – £65, features a beautiful lace overlay giving this sophisticated style a pretty edge. This flattering dress draws the eye to the smallest part of the body, and perfectly skims over the hips.
Sequin & Chiffon Belted Midi Dress in Champagne
This beautiful and unique dress is the ideal choice if you want something flattering but not figure hugging. Belted at the middle, the Sequin & Chiffon Belted Midi Dress in Champagne – £65, highlights the waist. Featuring stunning champagne sequins, the sequins are more concentrated at the top, with the skirt ending in pretty light chiffon.
Bardot Midi Dress with Bow Detail in Royal Blue
Wow in this stunning silk like dress – the Bardot Midi Dress with Bow Detail in Royal Blue – £65, is the perfect midi dress for the races. Featuring a thigh split and ruffle to the front, this eye catching royal blue shade is sure to turn heads for all the right reasons. In a flattering cut with off the shoulder detail, add nude heels and a clutch for a stylish race day look.
Frill Sleeve Midi Dress in Blush
Go for a pretty in pink style for the races, with the Frill Sleeve Midi Dress in Blush – £45. In chic and stylish lace, this dress is a great choice if you’re looking for something simple in a feminine shade. With all over lace, the frill sleeves add drama to this otherwise pretty style, creating the perfect balance.
One Shoulder Frill Neck Dress in Hot Pink
From our Vicky Pattison collection, the One Shoulder Frill Neck Dress in Hot Pink – £39, has a designer feel but will suit a modest budget. With a large frill to shoulder, this detail adds drama to this otherwise simple and sophisticated style. Figure hugging with a midi length, this race day outfit in hot pink will ensure you stand out from the crowd.
Fan Pleated Boobtube Dress in Royal Blue
With a 1920s feel to it, this flattering midi dress will allow you to create the perfect race day outfit. The Fan Pleated Boobtube Dress in Royal Blue – £55, would look perfect with a fascinator and heeled sandals in nude. The dress features an art-deco inspired fan pleat to the bust, wrap detail to the waist and ruffle to the side.
Race day presents the perfect opportunity to experiment with your style. Midi dresses make the ideal occasion dress, and will ensure you look sophisticated and chic.