It’s graduation season and schools across the country prepare to play repeat “Pomp and Circumstance” as graduates of all ages prepare to accept their hard-earned degrees. With so much to celebrate, it’s time to start thinking about what the lucky graduate in your life might like to wear on her special day, so Shop TODAY has rounded up the following 16 options for elementary, middle school students. , high school and college.
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Dresses for elementary school graduates
Girls’ Polka Dot Ruffle Dress
Pretty with polka dots! Your little lady will look really charming in this pastel dress. Our favorite detail is the cutout in the back and the little bow, but the flowing sleeves and subtle ruffle details are also high on our list.
This blush floral dress has a classy but bohemian vibe and an elegant high-low ruffle hem that we just love.
Do you have a girl who likes to dress up? Graduation gives her the perfect excuse to channel her inner princess with a pastel mint dress with mesh details and a flirty skirt she’ll love to twirl in.
Sometimes simplicity is best, and this clean silhouette has just the right amount of style thanks to its pretty ruffled shoulders. The fit and flare design comes in two colors – blue and black – and also has side pockets, which is a major bonus if you ask us.
Dresses for college graduates
Whether she’s wearing it with sandals and a cardigan or a denim jacket and canvas shoes, this is a dress your daughter will have a lot of fun dressing according to her personality for that grand graduation ceremony. middle School.
Budding fashionistas will turn around for this printed dress from Lilly Pulitzer that has details for days like adorable ruffle sleeves. It’s made from UPF 50 material that repels harmful UV rays, which means it’s a practical investment your daughter can wear all summer long while having fun in the sun.
Zara glitter-dot knit dress
Less is always more, and this pretty yellow dress mixes casual and chic elements for a subdued look that’s suitable for both graduation parties and playtime. The simple ribbed fabric provides plenty of comfort and the fabulous shimmering details on the translucent puff sleeves add a touch of attitude.
It’s a one-shoulder wonder! This affordable find from H&M has an asymmetrical ruffle neckline on one side and a slender strap on the other. The jersey dress comes in two patterns – floral or striped – and a flared skirt.
Dresses for high school graduates
Perfect for the high school graduate who wants to make a real statement on her special day, this floral high-low dress has trendy cold-shoulder cutouts and a ruffled neckline. The eye-catching yellow and blue print is also totally cheerful and fun.
Do you know a teenager who appreciates all the fancy things that life has to offer? A light blue fit and flare dress with subtle lace accents looks pretty and elegant while maintaining a youthful air. Plus, the price is right!
Looking for the perfect mix of chic and casual? A light cotton cap sleeve dress is beautiful and summery, but can easily be dressed up for special occasions like graduation parties. This popular Amazon find (it has nearly 2,000 five-star ratings) comes in three colors – blue, white, and black – and we’re honestly tempted to buy one of each.
SO long dress
There are few wardrobe essentials as versatile as the maxi dress, and this budget dress can be styled in many ways, depending on the formality of the graduation ceremony. It comes in four sunny prints, including our two favorite options – tropical blue and coral tile.
Dresses for college graduates
Beautiful in lace! You can’t look away from this lovely lace midi dress with adjustable spaghetti straps. You can choose from 10 colors, but we’re quite fond of the light blue and emerald green options.
Are you looking for an easy, light and ultra comfortable dress? Consider your quest to be over. This pleated A-line dress is made from a soft chiffon and has plenty of room to breathe. There are 25 colors and prints, but we are particularly fond of the fuchsia and blue shades.
With a clean white background like this flare dress, you can have a lot of fun adding colorful accessories like belts, jewelry, and shoes. We would also be tempted to associate it with a motorcycle jacket or colorful jeans!
We’re having a hard time deciding what we love the most: the gorgeous green floral print of this fun dress, the ruffle silhouette, the puffed sleeves, or the comfy wrap fit. Fortunately, we don’t have to choose and we can’t wait to slip into this statement maker.
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