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ParadiseCity Thu 21-Jul-16 17:19:57

I'm on the hunt for a few above the knee summer dresses, either straps or with cap sleeves, but most websites don't let me sort by 'have they got pockets'. So I thought I'd start a thread asking for any recommendations please?

By cottonish I mean not all nylon and sweaty...

thanks

DavenotChas Thu 21-Jul-16 17:26:46

I have this linen dress in a number of colours and they have large patch pockets. They run a little on the large size so maybe try the size down?

They've all washed well and held their colour too.

TheBitterBoy Thu 21-Jul-16 17:48:40

www.boden.co.uk/en-gb/womens-dresses/day-dresses/ww062/womens-pretty-ruched-wrap-dress

www.boden.co.uk/en-gb/womens-dresses/jersey-dresses/wh981/womens-blackberry-dress

www.next.co.uk/g53178s1#997093

TheBitterBoy Thu 21-Jul-16 17:49:40

Ach, just realised I linked to the same one as pp above. Great minds...

LIZS Thu 21-Jul-16 17:54:54

Next have some shift dresses with pockets for around £22

SheSparkles Thu 21-Jul-16 17:56:32

Yet another recommendation for the Next dress linked above. I have 3 and they're pretty much all I've worn all summer

NicknameUsed Thu 21-Jul-16 17:56:46

I have the Next dress as well, but in a different colour. I love it.

ParadiseCity Thu 21-Jul-16 18:07:16

Hmm guess what, I think I'll get a next dress grin

Thank you!

CaitAgusMadra Thu 21-Jul-16 18:19:09

H&M cotton dress -100% cotton and very nice to wear. Cheap as chips too smile
http://m2.hm.com/m/en_ie/productpage.0202017046.html

Waterlemon Thu 21-Jul-16 18:22:38

Emily and Finn dresses are all cotton, with pockets. Excellent quality all fully lined (yet still cool to wear)

Cath kidston dresses normally have pockets too.

pinkskyinthecity Thu 21-Jul-16 20:57:00

I've seen a few in TK Maxx in recent weeks with some in cotton and occasionally linen, for around £20. I tried one one which I think was by Monsoon but didn't like the high nehru style collar. The rest of it was fine but neck would have been too 'suffocating' for me - pity as I would have loved it for it's smartness and finish.

pinkskyinthecity Thu 21-Jul-16 21:08:53

www.tkmaxx.com/dresses/blue-rose-linen-dress/invt/30045102

www.tkmaxx.com/dresses/navy-pocket-shift-dress/invt/30022476

any of these you like?

TheFairyCaravan Thu 21-Jul-16 21:12:42

I came to recommend the Next dress! grin

pinkskyinthecity Thu 21-Jul-16 21:27:10

and another, though you may find it too hot with the rolled-up sleeves...

www.tkmaxx.com/dresses/navy-denim-roll-up-shirt-dress/invt/30031651

ginorwine Fri 22-Jul-16 15:19:07

Sea salt dresses

SesameSparkle Fri 22-Jul-16 16:00:32

White stuff, joules, people tree, seasalt and toast all do a lot of natural fibre dresses with pockets.

hoochymama1 Fri 22-Jul-16 18:37:47

Good thread, love pockets, I bought this one yesterday, I think it's supposed to be a top blush but it's lovely to wear.And I'm only a short (fat) little thing grin
www.debenhams.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/prod_10701_10001_054010713943_-1

teacher54321 Fri 22-Jul-16 18:40:32

I came on to recommend the H and M ones. I bought 2 for my holidays and have lived in them for the last fortnight.

leedy Sat 23-Jul-16 10:04:24

Ooh, those Emily and Fin ones are lovely! What's the sizing like? I am a Boden or Seasalt 12, if that helps?

chocolatecheesecake Sat 23-Jul-16 12:16:49

Great thread. I've just bought the Bethany dress from Asos which is a denim blue thin cotton dress with pockets. http://m.boden.co.uk/en-gb/clearance/womens-dresses/day-dresses/wh978/womens-casual-weekend-dresshttp://m.asos.com/mt/www.asos.com/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=6303155&cid=2623&sh=0&pge=0&pgesize=50&sort=-1&clr=Darkwash%20blue&totalstyles=495&gridsize=3&r=1&mk=na&unt_jtt

v_status=synched also have a couple of the casual weekend dress from Boden which is a cotton jersey dress with pockets. I

Oly5 Sat 23-Jul-16 16:03:13

Boden Blackberry dresses are perfect

puppydogmummy Sat 23-Jul-16 19:50:53

Next dress! I have four!!!!!!

KanyesVest Sat 23-Jul-16 21:43:42

I got a couple in Uniqlo last year.

polyhymnia Sat 23-Jul-16 22:19:50

Can anyone who has the Boden Blackberry dress say how it comes up on sizing and length please?

Oly5 Sun 24-Jul-16 15:12:49

Sizing on blackberry is about average. I'm a big 12 and the 12 fits. Worth ordering two sizes with free returns.
I'm 5ft6 and opt for long length because I like it knee length.

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