When you’re getting dressed to face the summer heat you should be able to pack light to avoid overheating from lugging an overstuffed tote. Summer dresses with pockets are the perfect solution for that; however, some designers don’t recognize the value behind pockets.  

If you are looking for perfect summer dresses with pockets, 21Ninety has compiled a list of options for you to browse. There’s a dress for every occasion, body type and length.

Universal Standard’s Louvre Linen Dress

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Universal Standard’s Louvre Bow Back Linen Dress is the romantic summer dress that your wardrobe has been calling for. This flowy frock boasts an a-line silhouette, double V-neck, pockets and a tie back that you can turn into a boast. The mid calf-length dress has stretchy linen fabric that combines linen, rayon and elastane. This machine washable dress is available in black, white and green, and comes in a variety of sizes.

Old Navy’s Floral Midi Cami Dress

Old Navy’s Floral Linen-Blend Smocked Midi Cami Dress comes in handy for the warmest days of the year. Equipped with pockets, this dress features smocking below the bust all the way around the torso. Below the form-fitting detail, this summer dress flows into an A-line. It contains a linen rayon blend that is machine washable. Grab this breathable dress in one of two floral patterns: navy floral or pink floral.

Athleta’s Cosmic Layer Dress

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Athleta’s Cosmic Layer Dress is the perfect warm weather two-in-one. The button front maxi dress can be worn open or closed. This summer dress is snag- and tear-resistant. It also stretches with you. The dress is machine washer safe and will not shrink if you throw it in the dryer.

Made of nylon and spandex, this summer dress is breathable enough to keep you cool all day long. It’s available in regular, tall and petite sizes in magnolia white and black.

Target’s Puff Dress

Target knows when your wardrobe is calling for a fresh fit. The retailer’s brand, A New Day, released the Women’s Puff 3/4 Sleeve Dress in time for your statement piece needs. This summer dress’ square neck, puff sleeves, low back cut-out and princess seams on the bodice, will have you feeling like royalty.

The Target brand lined this summer dress with 100 percent cotton one-piece lands above the knee. One of the best things about this summer dress is that you can machine wash and tumble dry it. The dress is available in black, aqua blue, orange, and white, and a range of sizes.

Rebdolls’ Baesic Honeycomb Mini Skater Dress

The Baesic Honeycomb Mini Skater Dress with pockets from Rebdolls adds that bold pop of color that you need to your closet. The summer dress features a honeycomb pattern resembling the pattern on the internet’s favorite body-hugging leggings. It also has double spaghetti straps over each shoulder and pockets. The V-neck skater style dress has a polyester spandex fabric that stretches to fit. It is a machine-washable hot pink dress available in multiple sizes.

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