Channel The Little House On The Prairie With These 24 White Dresses

Eliza Huber

If you feel like your closet is heading further and further west with each passing day, you’re not wrong — the Americana trend is enjoying a moment in the spotlight. From cowboy boots to swingy fringe and color blocked button-ups à la Calvin Klein, the western wardrobe influences are omnipresent. But the one piece we’re gravitating more and more towards is much more simple: the prairie dress.

Thanks to the reimagining of designers like Ciao Lucia and Staud, the prairie dress is far from its old-fashioned and frumpy ways. And with the perfect balance of casual and chic, it’s the ultimate uniform for a lady of leisure. However, its usual bold floral and gingham prints can be quite intimidating if you’re looking to buy into the trend for the first time. That’s why we suggest a flowy, all-white number. You can keep the frills, the overly dramatic sleeves, and the embroidery without feeling like you’re actually living in the 1800s.

Ahead, we've rounded up 24 easy white dresses to wear this summer. Reminder: Cowboy boots are optional, but strongly encouraged.

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Mara Hoffman Extended Elisabetta Dress, $, available at Mara Hoffman

Lioness Lioness Button-Down Shirt Dress, $, available at Urban Outfitters

Just Female Brandy Maxi Dress, $, available at Lisa Says Gah

Eloquii Midi Dress with Trim Detail, $, available at Eloquii

Staud Vincent Cotton Poplin Dress, $, available at Need Supply

Zara Voluminous Dress, $, available at Zara

Sir Alena Open-Back Linen Midi Dress, $, available at Matches Fashion

H&M Plus Plus-Size Short Cotton Dress, $, available at H&M

H&M Cotton Poplin Dress, $, available at H&M

Wilfred Taffeta Babydoll Dress, $, available at Aritzia

Universal Thread Plus Size Elbow Sleeve Dress, $, available at Target

Tigre et Tigre Jayme Dress in Poplin, $, available at Tigre et Tigre

Loeil Bolzano Dress, $, available at Loeil

Daisy Street Plus-Size Midaxi Dress, $, available at ASOS

Georgia Alice Milan Cutout Cotton-Poplin Maxi Dress, $, available at Net-A-Porter

Wray Rosemary Dress, $, available at Wray

Ciao Lucia Gabi Cotton Midi Dress, $, available at Moda Operandi

& Other Stories Off Shoulder Balloon Sleeve Mini Dress, $, available at & Other Stories

COS Long Cotton Shirt Dress, $, available at COS

Violeta By Mango Belt Linen Dress, $, available at Mango

Cecilie Bahnsen Kamille Tiered Organza Maxi Dress, $, available at Net-A-Porter

Universal Standard Tracy Linen Wrap Dress, $, available at Universal Standard

Ajaie Alaie Penelope Dress, $, available at Ajaie Alaie

Madewell Andromeda Ruffle Midi Dress, $, available at Madewell

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