Feminine, lightweight, and most importantly comfortable to wear, the Broderie Anglaise trend is the perfect example of how effortless summer dressing can also be beautiful. This traditional form of English embroidery is often characterised by intricate cutouts, highly detailed needlework, and shaped edging or borders. Traditionally embroidered onto white or ivory 100% cotton, Broderie Anglaise designs are intricate yet delicate and wearable.
10 Beautiful Broderie Dresses
Broderie Anglaise is a classic and timeless trend, making it a style that is worth investing in for the new season and beyond. And, there are so many gorgeous designs out there, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Whether you prefer casual and understated or statement-making, we’ve got you covered with our Top 10 Beautiful Broderie Dresses to buy now…
1. Broderie Jersey Dress Hush £65
Made from 100% cotton, this beautifully designed broderie jersey dress in white features embroidered sleeve detailing and a relaxed fit making it ideal for casual wear. Accessorise with a straw tote bag and leather sandals for a laidback look that’s perfect for summer.
2. White Broderie Smock Mini Dress New Look £27.99
This white Broderie dress from New Look is from their Kind collection which features pieces that have been responsibly sourced and are friendly to the planet. We love the tiered hem, puff sleeves, and mini length, which makes it perfect for summer days.
3. Duna Lawn Embroidery Midi Dress French Connection £90
The Duna Lawn Dress features a button-up fastening, Peter Pan collar, and a flattering midi length. Made from 100% cotton with Broderie Anglaise style embroidery and pretty frilled sleeves that cascade down the front to the waistline creating a feminine silhouette.
4. Elly Broderie Anglaise Tiered Midi Dress Anthropologie £138
This Broderie Anglaise swing-style midi dress in white is made from cotton and features a stunning tiered skirt design with a simple rounded neckline and elasticated sleeves. Pair with strappy sandals on the beach or low-top trainers for a casual weekend look.
5. Broderie Tiered Maxi Dress Coast £119
Made from 100% cotton, this lovely Broderie Anglaise maxi dress features a tiered skirt with scalloped edging, a v-neckline with cascading frills that meet at the waist, and a v-back. We love the addition of the matching belt with a tortoiseshell buckle, which not only looks stylish but also brings the dress in at the waist creating the perfect silhouette.
6. Diana Broderie Midi Dress Hobbs London £159
This long-sleeved broderie midi dress in ivory with a button-through design includes a matching tie-belt which allows it to be nipped-in at the waist to create the perfect fit. Made from sustainable cotton, it is super light, breathable, and oh so comfortable to wear.
7. Blaire Broderie Dress Superdry £54.99
The Blaire Broderie Dress features an all-over Broderie Anglaise design, a square neckline with matching sleeve and waist detailing, side zip fastening, and back buttons. Made from 100% cotton and available in chalk white, as pictured above, apple red, or eclipse navy.
8. LIYAA Broderie Long Sleeve Mini Dress Ted Baker £229
This long sleeve Broderie mini dress in white features a crossover front, scalloped hem, and full-length elasticated sleeves. The flattering v-neckline features beautifully intricate cutout detailing and scalloped edging, which is also repeated in the flared-out skirt.
9. Cotton Broderie Shirt Dress Karen Millen £119
This stylish broderie shirt dress in white is intricately detailed and beautifully feminine. Made from 100% cotton and featuring full-length sleeves, button-up front, and cuffs, and a matching tie belt that allows you to bring the dress in at the waist for the perfect fit.
10. Midi Dress In Broderie With Collar Warehouse £99
Made from 100% cotton, this broderie style midi dress from Warehouse features a stylish oversized collar, puff sleeves, and a frilled hemline, this stunning dress combines multiple trends in one. Pair with lace-up heels for a special occasion or dress down with sandals.