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Under $200: Cocktail Dresses

For today’s Under $200 story, we have rounded up a slew of amazing, colorful cocktail dresses—and if you hadn’t guessed already, they are all priced at $200 or less.

Under $200: Cocktail Dresses

Summer calendars are typically chock-full of weddings and events, which means, in turn, that cocktail dresses are the name of the game. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have an unlimited budget, but that doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice our style. Au contraire! For today’s Under $200 story, we have rounded up a slew of amazing, colorful cocktail dresses—and if you hadn’t guessed already, they are all priced at $200 or less. An added bonus: every dress here stands out on its own, whether that is because of a pretty neck embellishment, an overlay of lace, or just the fact that it comes in a bright color. In other words, once you have shelled out for the dress, just basic accessories will complete your look. How is that for guilt-free shopping? Plus, no matter what size or shape you are, you will find a silhouette here that suits you. So, whether you want a sunny yellow dress for a fancy pool party, a turquoise frock for a summer wedding, or a classic black dress for a cocktail event, click inside to discover the eight budget-friendly cocktail dresses we are coveting this summer! Happy shopping!

  1. Strapless Dress ($62) by Aqua
  2. Embellished Neck Swing Dress ($83) by River Island
  3. Chiffon Dress ($66) by MM Couture by Miss Me
  4. Julie Polka-Dot Dress ($163) by Shoshanna
  5. Lace & Mesh Skater Dress ($91) by Lipsy
  6. Right Angles Dress ($48) from Nasty Gal
  7. Lace Dress ($188) by Cut25
  8. Floral Mesh Lace Dress ($128) by Free People

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