The seasons have officially changed, which means it's time to give our closet a fresh winter update. The holiday season might look a little different this year, but that doesn't mean our fashion choices have to suffer. A winning winter ensemble needn’t be expensive, and you shouldn’t have to wait forever and a day to get your pieces. Winter is also a great time to try out a new dress style because there are so many cute (and warm) options to choose from, including a number of chunky sweater-like picks to a few slinkier ribbed alternatives.
Even if you're ballin' on a budget this winter, Marie Claire fashion editors have your back with the best and most affordable dresses for you to shop all winter long—and every one of them is available on Amazon. Even better, none of them are priced at more than $100. From holiday party looks to casual everyday dresses that'll give you an extra pep in your step, scroll through to find the best winter dresses that you'll want to add to cart. (And you're willing to splurge—consult our list of the best winter dresses, full stop.)
The Drop Chantal Fitted Cutout Rib Midi Sweater Dress
The cutout at the top of this knit dress from The Drop makes it the ideal winter party pick.
Cosonsen Printed Swing Shift Dress
This easy shift dress comes in a whopping 42 different colors and prints, so you'll have no trouble picking your favorite.
BTFBM Ruched Bodycon Long Sleeve Wrap Front Dress
Amazon's Prime Shipping feature ensures that you'll receive this olive green dress in record time. The best part? It comes in 35 different prints, patterns, and colors.
The Drop Renata Rib Midi Dress
Meet your new favorite winter dress. This knit midi pick comes in this camel shade as well as a classic black option.
Dress the Population Corey Cap Sleeve A-Line Midi Dress
Dress The Population designs some of the prettiest dresses on the internet, and I could not be happier that so many of them are available on Amazon. This white lacy one comes in a few other colors for year-round wear.
Cosonsen Deep V-Neck Long Sleeve Ruffle Mini Dress
A wrap dress like this in a festive cranberry hue? That’s winter fashion magic. Prepare to turn every head as soon as you walk in the room.
Daily Ritual Soft Rayon Jersey Long-Sleeve Turtleneck Dress
Style this gray turtleneck over opaque black tights with matching knee-high black boots for a failsafe winter outfit.
MITILLY Ruffle Long Sleeve V Neck Flowy Maxi Dress
Not every winter dress needs to be made of velvet or from a cozy sweater material, and this leopard-print one is proof.
EXLURA Tie Back Long Lantern Sleeve Square Neck Ruffle Dress
How dreamy is this tie-back chiffon dress? This particular sky-blue hue works year-round, but it also comes in nine other colors.
Calvin Klein Essential Sleeveless Sheath Dress
A sheath dress like this one is great year-round, but this classic black hue works best in the winter months.
Romwe Contrast Mesh Short Sleeve Bow Tie Neck A-Line Dress
This sheer-sleeved dress feels so dainty and delicate. While it's available in five other colors, this black option is my personal favorite.
The Drop Giselle Asymmetric Neckline Midi Sweater Dress
This pick checks all the right boxes when it comes to the perfect winter dress. It comes in this stunning shade of white, has a sleek silhouette that would work great with heels or sneakers, and has an off-the-shoulder neckline that makes it appropriate for day or nighttime wear.
Line + Dot Chloe One Shoulder Midi Dress
This sunny orange off-the-shoulder dress from insider favorite Line + Dot will add a pop of color to your usually neutral winter wardrobe.
R.Vivimos Half Sleeve Vintage A Line Dress
This easygoing puff sleeve dress is a polished yet relaxed look for any occasion.
Pink Queen Turtleneck Oversize Long Pullover
The perfect oversized sweater dress. Wear this cozy pick while enjoying a date night in with your partner.
PRETTYGARDEN Long Sleeve Crewneck Tie Waist Dress
A small twist to your regular knit dress. This everyday cotton dress comes in 12 different colors and the cinched waist will give you a fit the feels customized to you.
KIRUNDO Long Sleeves High Waist Dress
This cinched-waist, leopard-print dress is a fun alternative to all the oversized sweater dresses in your wardrobe.
SheIn Elegant Mesh Sleeve Dress
Be holiday party ready, whether it's via Zoom or in person (safely, of course) with this body-hugging, pearl-embellished dress.
Taylor Ayers is a fashion editor at Marie Claire, covering the new editorial fashion trends, looks, and contemporary styles.
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