10 Grownup Easter Dresses That Won't Make You Look Like a Marshmallow Peep

Sophisticated and springy, even when your little cousin's 1 lb. chocolate bunny goes missing.

Whether you're planning to shove kindergartners out of the way in pursuit of plastic eggs or simply gorge on tempered chocolate until you puke, you'll need a new outfit for Easter. Ahead, 10 pretty-yet-adult options, so no one will be the wiser if all the baskets disappear under mysterious circumstances.

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Zara

Roomy enough to aid in lifting barrels of jelly beans, but striking enough to make you easily identifiable in the police lineup. (Pros and cons, etc.) 

$40, zara.com.

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Whistles

Bird print falling in soft tiers to just below the knee—great for the office with a turtleneck or blazer, even better for over-competitive sprinting around the garden.

$699, whistles.com.

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& Other Stories

If your holiday's more "Seamless-ed lamb kebab on the couch" than "church service, then lunch with the good silver," go for this very cute smocked denim number.  

$95, stories.com.

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Topshop Unique

Fresh off the runway, right into your closet. (Can't go HAM on the, uh, ham in this guy, unfortunately.) 

$475, us.topshop.com.

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Simone Rocha

Yeah, but it's 60 percent off, and can be worn again for your wedding. [All snort.]

$798, theoutnet.com.

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H&M

Pussy bows are still very relevant, don't you know?

$40, hm.com.

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Regina Pyo

Live for a shoulder tie, which is still fun with a cardigan around your shoulders. Skirt can also be unbuttoned and worn over pants. 

$670, modaoperandi.com.

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HVN

As housewife-ish as some of us will ever get, but pink gingham can do both.  

$665, matchesfashion.com.

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Front Row Shop

Shepherdess dress-up. 

$87, frontrowshop.com.

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Ganni

A little sheer to give the grandparents something to talk about.

$435, net-a-porter.com.

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