Just because fall is officially here, doesn't mean dress season is behind us. In fact, it's only beginning. What else will you pair with those knee-high boots just waiting for that first leaf to drop? And weddings don't pause just because temperatures dip below 70 degrees. Fall dresses are on the rise in all their plaid and chunky knit glory — and you bet we've noticed.
Not only that, but we've also stumbled upon a few deals to help you kickstart your wardrobe upgrade as we begin to transition from summer to fall. And it looks like retailers have left no style stone unturned — we're spotting one-pieces with statement balloon sleeves, elegant LBDs, sweater A-line numbers, ribbed knits and more.
With these fashion finds, you can shop any budget and for any occasion. Check out our favorites below.
Amazon fall dress deals
For days when you can't be bothered with putting an outfit together, this simple yet elegant long-sleeve dress is the go-to garment you need. It's a casual option that you can wear on its own or dress up with a few statement accessories.
We love sweater weather, but after eyeing this number, we might like sweater dress weather even more. Between the ruched detailing, lantern sleeves and peekaboo side slit, who wouldn't love this?
This tie-waist sweater dress makes us want to spend the day apple picking and sipping cider. It's available in 22 autumnal shades and will look great with all of your fall boots.
This tie-waist flannel dress will instantly become your seasonal go-to. On breezy days try it with your favorite ankle boots, and during the colder months, layer with a turtleneck underneath and tights.
We’ve been waiting months to pull on our chunky knits again. When you need something less casual than an oversized sweater, this batwing dress can offer the same cool (and comfortable!) vibe.
Not ready for chunky knits? Try this ribbed sweater dress that offers a snug and flattering fit. Finish with a wide-brimmed hat and a pair of Chelsea boots for the perfect fall outfit.
Romanticize your fall days — whether you’re at work, out for drinks or on your way to buy your second PSL of the day — with this feminine A-line sweater dress that’s designed to flatter every curve.
If polka dots aren’t meant for fall, we don’t want it. How can you not be tempted to wear this dotted chiffon style to your next fall-themed bridal shower or date night?
This high-neck sweater dress comes in 22 fall-ready shades that’ll look gorgeous when worn with ankle boots. Shoppers report that it “has plenty of stretch” and feels “soft and it’s thick.”
Fall dress deals under $35
This flowy button-down dress is fit for any occasion. Dress it down with sneakers and a cardigan, or give it some extra flair with a luxe handbag and sparkling jewelry.
If you love to rock a balloon sleeve, we found a dress you’ll be tempted to wear every day throughout the season. The cream color works with dark boots for autumn, and the ruffled detailing makes it a no-brainer.
Update your everyday LBD with a casual yet trendy midi style like this scoop neck dress from Old Navy. It’s designed with an empire waist to perfectly define your silhouette and shape.
‘Tis the season for plaid ... everything. This long-sleeve mini option has “let’s go frolic in fallen leaves” written all over it.
With a sharp shoulder, high-neck and jewel-toned hue, this dress means business. And with a 50% off price tag, this also means we're adding it to cart ASAP.
There's something about a patchwork design that gives off the vibes of fall comfort. No wonder why we're so drawn to the pattern of this flowing shirt dress.
This dress is simple to style — just add a pair of knee-high boots and you’ve got a quick five-star outfit. (Discounted price is reflected in cart.)
Macy's fall dress deals
Macy’s is currently running a VIP Sale, so you can get an extra 30% off already marked down items — including this dress! It comes in three different colors and the maxi length is perfect for pairing with short boots or sneakers.
Buttons and puff sleeves feel so fall, which is why we love this dress from Tommy Hilfiger. Another reason why we’re obsessed? It’s marked down by 66% during Macy’s VIP Sale.
Wear this dress with tall boots and a denim jacket and you'll have a fall look that everyone will envy. Just don't forget to use the code VIP at checkout to save.
Target dress deals
Tons of dresses are on sale at Target right now, and this one is bound to become one of your new go-tos for the season. It has a tie-front so you can tighten or loosen it to find the perfect fit.
"I love this dress!" one shopper wrote, explaining how it saved the day. "I bought it on a whim and ended up wearing it to a wedding when a dress I ordered from another website didn’t end up working. I love that you can dress it up or dress it down (with a Jean jacket and some Converse) or you can dress it up and make it look almost Black Tie for a wedding. It is nice and stretchy and comfortable and the material is thick enough where you couldn’t see my lighter colored shapewear underneath, even in the sun."
A shirtdress is a fall staple as it provides that casual and stylish look that we yearn for during the season. Some shoppers say this one runs large, so you may want to consider sizing down.
Fall wedding guest dress deals
For more casual affairs or rehearsal dinners, this dress is a simple yet chic choice. Production coordinator Camryn Privette says that she loves how size inclusive the brand is, since "you can customize each piece to your exact measurements."
Warning: There's a chance you'll have to apologize to the bride after wearing this to the reception. It's simply that stunning (and on sale!).
And for an investment piece that's perfect for fall (and every season beyond!), this halter dress has the potential to become your go-to event outfit. It’s made from a “luxurious” linen and features a tie-back waist to help you customize the fit.