20 Stylish White Cocktail Dress For Summer Celebrations 

By  Emily Konatella

LAST UPDATED - December 11, 2023

Getting a invite to a special event or hosting a celebration yourself can be exciting, but picking out what to wear can be stressful. Whether you are hosting or received an invite that has cocktail attire dress code involve, it is normal to feel a little daunted. But the good news is this allow you to dress up in something fun and special that you wouldn't typical wear.

Whether you are attending a white out party, a bachelorette party or a celebration, nothing beats a classic white cocktail dress. Just like your little back dress, white dress can be as chic, bold, and a color choice that allow you to pull together an outfit effortlessly. To help you to find the perfect white dress, we have pull together some dresses for you.

20 White Cocktail dress to add to your cocktail attire collection

x Julia Restoin Roitfeld Ribbed Cutout Mini Dress By Hervé Léger

x Julia Restoin Roitfeld Ribbed Cutout Mini Dress

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This Hervé Léger dress is a classic that it should be a staple in your closet. It is designed for a figure-hugging, body conscious fit to show off your nice curves. Pair it with some sparkly accessories and you are ready to start the celebration.

Mesh Insert Mini Dress by David Koma

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If you are looking for something fun, funky, and on trend then you must check out this mesh insert mini dress by David Koma. The white dress features sweetheart neckline, crystal embellished straps, and mesh insert below the bust.

Tracy crystal-embellished ruched cotton-poplin mini dress By khaite

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Khait's "Tracy" dress sure is a statement piece. With the standout detail being the puffed Juliet long sleeves, sweetheart neckline and softly pleated hem. Pair your jewelry to the crystal embellishments at the back.

Crochet Broderie Shift Dress By Matteau

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This Crochet Broderie Shift Dress is as simple as it gets. While looking like a plain white dress, it actually features eyelet fabric that gives unexpected details.

Cut Out Fringe Mini Dress BY Patbo

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If you are looking for a bold and statement dress then this cutout fringe mini dress by Patbo is exactly what you need. This dress features open knit ballon crochet sleeves with elastic cuffs, lightly padded shoulders, and crocket fabric with silk fringe details throughout. Pair it with a pair of white heels and silver accessories, and you are good to go.

Ame Mini Dress By Rococo Sand

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A sexy and fun Ame mini dress by Rococo Sand is perfect coastal cocktail events or bachelorette party. It features halter neck tie closure with beaded accents, hidden side zip closure, lace knit fabric, and ruffled hem.

Wren Dress By Caroline Constas

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This chic Wren Dress By Caroline Constas is a eye catching piece. It features elasticized puff shoulders and sleeves, embroidered eyelet lace fabric through, and a-line silhouette. This cocktail dress can be worn with sleeves on or off shoulder.

Nicoles x REVOLVE Simone Dress By

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This off white cocktail dress is made from 100% silk. It features pull on styling, partially lined with built in-bandeau, and optional waist belt.

Raise Your Hand Dress by Zhivago

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Chic and a statement piece by Zhivago offers floral embroidered tulle fabric and 3D floral applique with acrylic pearls throughout. It features padded shoulders and quilted satin waist. The white bralette is not included.

Andi Handkerchief Dress By BCBGMAXAZRIA

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This off white Andi Handkercheif dress by BCBGMAXAZRIA offers maximum drama with layered tulle and lace detailing. Topped with a mesh-overlay V-neck and a sleeveless silhouette.

Fringe Mesh Pluge Maxi Grown By Bebe

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Chic and fun Fridge Mesh Plug Maxi Grown by Bebe is perfect for any celebration. Featuring ponte knit and mesh dress with plunging neckline, side cutouts, and flowy open mesh skirt. This is a statement piece that you won't want to miss.

Allison Cutout Rib-Knit Dress By Guess

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Effortless chic, this simple sleeveless yet classic dress features cut at the waist on a soft sweater fabric with horizontal rib-knit at the waist and sides for a flattering fit.

The Way to Love White Ruffled Maxi Dress By Lulus

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Follow you heart to Lulus The Way To Love White Ruffled Maxi Dress. It features lightweight woven fabric with adjustable spaghetti straps, a v neckline, and a cinched bodice with a tying drawstring that sits above a flattering cutout.

Off-The-Shoulder Ruffle Sheath Dress By Calvin Klein

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Feminine and flirty, this off the should ruffle sheath dress by Calvin Klein is a chic cocktail dress. It features off the shoulder sheath dress and updates it with oversized ruffles.

Opulent Evenings White Lace Feather Mini Dress By Lulus

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This fun white mini dress is perfect for a night out. It feature white floral lace, lace trimmed sweetheart neckline, a fitted seamed bodice, and a figure-skimming sheath silhouette.

HELLO MOLLY St Cloud Dress White

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Perfect for glowing under the sun with a cocktail in hand. This floaty mini dress features sweetheart neckline, puffy sleeves, internal grip lining to bust, ruffle skirt, and crocket trimming throughout.

Kiss Me Now Dress In White Lace By Showpo

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Woven crochet design, this Kiss Me Now Dress capture a ladylike impression. Shaped with trumpet sleeves and a high neckline trimmed with floral applique.

Turin Dress From Reformation

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Show a little skin with this Turn mini dress that's fitted in the bodice with a more relaxed fitting skirt. It feature button detailing and lace sleeve. It is not bra friendly but grab a pair of nipple cover or pasties.

Taylen Dress From Reformation

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A cute and comfortable dress is not something you would want to miss. This Taylen mini length knit dress with tank straps and a scoop neckline making it so comfortable.

Modern Muse Embellished Maxi Dress By Free People

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This is the perfect dress for a step back in time. Vintage inspired gem featuring a wrap style silhouette with pointed-hem drop waist and fridge-bottom detailing in a silky, embellishment-adorned fabrication

About the author

Emily is a fashion consultant, designer and creative director with more than 15 years experience creating, designing and developing clothing & jewelry. From managing pageant shows to turning concepts into actual designs, she has experience with almost all fabric types and jewelry designs and is in touch with the latest fashion trends.