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10 Cute Fall Dresses to Shop Because It's Never Too Early

Stuff 'em in the back of your closet and pat yourself on the back for not procrastinating.

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Yes, I know, summer just started and you're living your best life (same), but inevitably cooler temps will eventually force us to retire the t-shirt dresses and silk slips we've been sporting on a daily basis. Before you end up staring at your closet with "nothing to wear," stock your wardrobe with a few of these cute fall dresses, ahead.

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All Wrapped Up

J.Crew, $118


Wear this dress with sandals now, then grab a pair of thigh-high boots when the temperatures drop below 60.

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Made for Metallic

3.1 Phillip Lim, $248


When an effortless piece like this metallic ribbed-knit dress is on sale for 50 percent off (!), you don't let it pass you by. This beauty is lightweight enough for cooler summer nights, and warm enough for winter underneath a leather jacket.

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Silky Florals

Equipment, $293


Florals are most definitely not reserved for spring—especially when you have this soft, silky maxi dress to wear with ankle boots.

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Take the Plunge

Free People, $98


Layer this stretchy sweater dress over a wool turtleneck or a simple longsleeve shirt depending on how much the temperature is expected to drop.

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Check on It

Zara, $26


Give off back-to-school vibes with this checkered-print mini dress that can totally stand on its own when you don't feel like layering.

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Best of Both Worlds

Bailey 44, $98


Okay, this dress is a must-have for two reasons: 1) It's made of leather and stretch-jersey material, so you're stylish but not suffocating and 2) It's currently 55 percent off.

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Brighten Up

Zara, $16


When the (inevitable) nostalgia for summer's bold prints strikes, this rainbow-striped dress will look perfect with a pair of ankle booties and a light scarf.

Clothing, Sleeve, Outerwear, Sweater, Neck, Wool, Jacket, Woolen, Top, T-shirt,
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Turtleneck Time

Free People, $148


As fall slowly starts to turn into winter, this mini sweater dress—worn with a pair of tights—will come in handy for a night out with girlfriends.

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Hoodie, But Make It Fashion

H&M, $15


Introducing athleisure: fall edition. Nail the effortless look with this hooded dress for a lazy weekend spent in the neighborhood.

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Let It Flow

Free People, $228


Enter: The '70s-inspired dress—with its comfortable clinched waist and flared sleeves—that you'll be wearing to the office every other week.

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