Between dates, happy hours, and brunches, your social calendar is packed. The best way to nail your OOTD every time? Opt for the easiest solution ever—a dress! Here are 15 universally flattering ones that'll take you through the day (or night 😉) looking fresh.

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For Happy Hour

This floral number nods to the season's Victorian trend. And the flattering silhouette with extra ruffles will turn heads.

Eliza J dress, $160, nordstrom.com

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For a First Date

The simple yet striking shape of this off-the-shoulder dress is fun enough for a first date and works for the weekends.

Vince Camuto dress, $160, nordstrom.com

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For a Client Meeting

A classic pattern like gingham is always work appropriate. The spiral-cut design and frayed edges add a modern touch.

Topshop Boutique dress, $180, topshop.com

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For a Birthday Party

Cutout shoulders AND the season's hottest hue? Yes, please!

Alice + Olivia dress, $295, nordstrom.com

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For a Family Dinner

This lustrous piece unfortunately won't keep interrogations at bay. (No Grandma, still no boyfriend. *sigh*) But at least you'll look 🔥🔥🔥.

Frame dress, $450, nordstrom.com

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For a Day Trip

Bell sleeves + back detail (there's a bow) + weekend = goals.

Halogen dress, $90, nordstrom.com

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For a Job Interview

This crepe T-shirt dress is sophisticated yet stylish. Pair it with opaque tights and a strong shoe. You got this!

Theory dress, $325, theory.com

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For Brunch With Friends

Take a cue from the ladies on your feed and pair with white sneakers.

Vince Camuto dress, $100, nordstrom.com

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For A Wedding

This won't steal the show (no one wants an upset bride) but will still keep you looking 💯.

Eliza J. dress, $95, nordstrom.com

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For An Important Presentation

You can never go wrong with a crisp, structured piece. The nipped-in waist and peplum add just enough glam.

Ted Baker London dress, $295, nordstrom.com

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For Vacation

It's perfect for long walks on the beach. Or (let's be real) the walk from the pool to the outdoor bar.

City Chic dress, $100, nordstrom.com

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For a Night Out

Wear this dress over a sheer black long-sleeve top for a dimensional layered look.

Chelsea28 dress, $160, nordstrom.com

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For an Office Holiday Party

Look no further than your great aunt's living room to look on-trend this holiday. Couch floral prints took over the runways and bring the right amount of festiveness to a workplace soirée.

Kate Spade dress, $300, nordstrom.com

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For Running Errands

A comfy wrap dress will keep you moving all day, hassle-free.

Universal Standard dress, $130, nordstrom.com

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For Dinner With His Parents

Transmit an aura of confidence by wearing this powerful burgundy hue.

Halogen dress, $90, nordstrom.com

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