This story was updated in January 2019.
What if we had a closet full of different types of dresses? Just so we could wear one every day without repeating an outfit. If we could, we would fill our wardrobe with only trendy dresses. Right? Be it the scorching heat or the cold and chilly winters - dresses are just perfect for almost every occasion and season. Statement sleeves seem to be the hottest trend around these days. From bell shapes, ruffles to dramatic sleeves, dresses are embracing fashion’s newest love and we couldn’t be happier. So whether you’re looking to make a style statement or just want to make your arms look slimmer, we found the coolest and hottest dresses with sleeves! What’s more, all these fabulous picks are all under Rs 2,000.
We’re still loving what fun vibe capes bring to an outfit, making this printed dress a perfect pick when you want to stand out from the crowd.
Price: Rs 1,590. Buy it here.
Wrap dresses and vertical stripes are both fabulous and flattering for any body type, making this piece one that you just can’t go wrong in. The self-tie sleeves just add to its charm. This dress will definitely help you look and feel fantastic!
Price: Rs 4,200. Buy it here.
We all know that shift dresses are flattering thanks to their anti-fit structure and this mustard one will definitely brighten up your day. Plus, the sleeves will help cover up any arm chub in an uber-stylish manner.
Price: Rs 1,350. Buy it here.
This baby pink dress with a quirky print and bell sleeves is the epitome of effortless chic. Pair it with sneakers or sandals for some easy style.
This blue maxi is understated sophistication at its best. The flowy silhouette and the cinched waist will help you look slimmer than ever. We know this one will become your favourite go-to for most occasions.
Price: Rs 1,839. Buy it here.
This white mini with sheer detailing is so chic. Pair it with gold accessories and heels for the night or pretty sandals and wedges for the day. We love how versatile it is.
Price: Rs 812. Buy it here.
How cute is this denim dress with fun patchwork? The ruffled sleeves make it even more awesome. Wear it to college or a weekend brunch to seriously up your style ante.
Price: Rs 1,895. Buy it here.
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Look as pretty as a bouquet of flowers in this knee-length dress that can be dressed down or dressed up easily. We love the overlapping in the front and the slit, for its subtle sexiness.
Price: Rs. 1,099. Buy it here.
We don’t need to tell you twice what a great investment this midi black dress would be. It’ll come to your rescue when you don’t know what to wear, whether it’s a board meeting or a first date!
Price: Rs 1,290. Buy it here.
This printed dress with long bell sleeves is the easiest way to make a style statement without trying too hard. This one’s perfect to be worn just about anywhere - such as for lunch, a party or even a music concert!
Price: Rs 1,499. Buy it here.
This baby defines comfy chic. The bright embroidery on the yoke and the flattering length make it a great addition to your summer dresses wardrobe for some easy, breezy style.
Price: Rs 1,499. Buy it here.
Nineties prints are back with a bang and this drop waist dress can be worn with brogues for the day and metallic heels for the night. The silhouette creates an illusion of height by elongating the torso and is a fun and unique choice for moving around.
Price: Rs 1,940. Buy it here.
Maxi dresses, in my head, are relegated to balmy summer days or days when we haven’t waxed. That was, until, I saw the recent influx of glam bloggers strutting cooler terrains dressed in chic maxi dresses paired with ankle boots, leather jackets and oversized coats. Synonymous with elegance and effortless style, these dresses have become perennial wardrobe staples. While transitioning from summer to fall, unleash your creative side and get experimental with these gorgeous maxi dresses by pairing them with sock boots, woolen hats, statements coats and jackets. From trendy checks, beautiful ruffles to polished wrap dresses, we bring you the best key dresses for chilly winters. You’ll love these.
We are totally crushing on this cute gingham shirtdress! Number one on our checklist, the maxi works well for a casual lunch with the girls. Do remember to add some cool white sneakers and a contrasting cardigan in case the day gets stretched into the evening due to incessant chatter.
POPxo Recommends: Flaunt this Navy Checkered Bertha Shirtdress (Rs. 1,599) from Stalk Buy Love and be the coolest girl in your group without trying too hard!
Even as the year comes to a close, we really haven’t shed off our obsession with millennial pink. Case in point, this cold shoulder bishop-sleeve maxi dress. Layer the soft-hued piece with a rugged leather jacket and boots and be a badass princess!
POPxo Recommends: This elegant Cold-Shoulder Maxi Dress (Rs. 1,155) from Ajio is a stunner!
Ladies, this one’s a winner! This fabulous wrap around tailored dress is perfect for evening drinks, dinner with bae or a house party. Pair it with a long coat and high heels and you’re ready to rock the party!
POPxo Recommends: This Wrap Maxi Dress (Rs. 1,890) from Koovs is perfect for an exciting date with bae!
This bodycon cut-out maxi dress is smart and sexy. Pair it with over the knee boots, sky-high stilettos or a pair of white sneakers; the impact will be tremendous. This shimmery maxi dress is also a smart choice for clubbing during chilly autumn nights!
POPxo Recommends: Make heads turn in this swanky Maxi Dress With Side Cutouts (Rs. 2,799) from Ajio.
Also, have a look at these summer dresses to take to winters.
Nail urban chic in this printed maxi dress. Super comfortable and elegant, it’s an easy choice for family get-togethers and office parties. Pair it with stilettos and a preppy jacket and you’re sorted!
POPxo Recommends: Get your hands on this Printed Maxi Dress (Rs. 3,749) from Ajio before it’s gone!
‘Tis the season to party! It’s that time of year again where we need to look fabulous for all those Christmas and year-end celebrations. But don’t you worry, we are here with these amazing party dresses. These pretty dresses will ensure you set the tone for a super stylish new year! Have a great one lovelies!
Get ready to rule hearts in this gorgeous dress that will make you the star of the night. Featuring a bright red hue, ruffled sleeves and one shoulder, pair it with pretty heels and dangler earrings to look absolutely gorgeous without trying too hard.
Price: Rs 1,250. Buy it here.
Featuring pretty embellishments on the neckline, this marsala dress is perfect for all those offices and formal parties. Just add a pair of jeweled earrings and a pair of killer heels and you’ll be good to go.
Price: Rs 897. Buy it here.
Every girl needs a go-to dress for an impromptu party plan, right? Whether it's a post-work drinks scene with colleagues or just another outing with friends, this ruffle dress will work well for you!
Price: Rs 1, 650. Buy it here.
Can’t decide between black, reds and whites? Well, now you don’t have to. Wear all of them together with this colourful dress featuring bold stripes. Pretty block heels are all you need to help you steal the show with your unique look!
Price: Rs 674. Buy it here.
Also, have a look at these long tops that can double as dresses.
Set the temperatures soaring with this super hot dress with zip detailing. Rock it with straight hair and slinky heels, you will look sexy AF!
Price: Rs 659. Buy it here.
If you are a girl who likes edgy fashion, then this dress should totally be in your wardrobe. This silver grey metallic dress will up your style quotient and will make you look super chic and glamorous. Plus, what better time than now to flaunt some shimmer and sparkle?!
Price: Rs 909. Buy it here.
Also, have look at different ways to wear a slip dress.
Your party wardrobe can never be complete without a classic LBD. This one here features sheer detailing on the neckline and sides will make you look super sexy.
Price: Rs 1,040. Buy it here.
We fell in love the moment we stumbled upon this gorgeous peach number. It is super pretty and feminine and is perfect for you if you don’t want to show much skin.
Price: Rs 869. Buy it here.
If you love florals, you will absolutely adore this dress from Stalk Buy Love. It is simple and pretty and will make you look like a million bucks when worn with heels and earrings.
Price: Rs 1,399. Buy it here.
How stunning is this aqua blue dress that is tailored to perfection? It features a cutout neckline that is just perfect for any party.
Price: Rs 950. Buy it here.
So, pick your favourite and get shopping!