Dorothy Perkins dresses are wardrobe saviours. Keep them in your wardrobe for days when you're lacking in style inspiration and they'll immediately give you an outfit that's on point. Choose from midi, mini and maxi styles in everything from lace to plaid to polka dots - the possibilities are endless. Just add heels and your favourite bag and your good to go.
The Dorothy Perkins Dresses Buying Guide
Founded in 1909, Dorothy Perkins is one of the biggest and most quintessentially British women’s fashion brands. The brand creates beautifully flattering clothing for women of all shapes and sizes, making sure all designs are feminine and elegant. The Dorothy Perkins dress range is vast, featuring a variety of designs that come in different colors and patterns and are perfectly suited for any and every occasion. Ahead, take a look at our Dorothy Perkins dresses buying guide, which will help you discover one of the many dress designs that may work for you, along with a guide on how to care for your chosen Dorothy Perkins piece.
The Most Wanted Dorothy Perkins Dresses
Dorothy Perkins Wrap Dresses
Dorothy Perkins has a popular selection of wrap dresses. Wrap dresses are perfect for every figure, as they both flatter with the V-shaped neckline and also accentuate curves in all the right places. Dorothy Perkins creates wrap dresses in a variety of colors, prints, and materials. The wrap dresses also come in different lengths, from mini to maxi, so you can choose which style suits you best. In addition to all of these variables of the Dorothy Perkins wrap dress, each dress has a distinctly different design, while still incorporating what a wrap dress really is. One of the most popular individual designs of the Dorothy Perkins wrap dress is the Tuxedo wrap dress, which channels professionalism and confidence.
Dorothy Perkins Smock Dresses
Dorothy Perkins produces one of the most popular dress designs – the smock dress. Smocks were traditionally loose material worn over clothes by rural workers. However, the word smock has been completely reinvented, and today a smock dress is a flattering shaped dress that oozes comfort and style. The Dorothy Perkins smock dresses are gracefully designed, a lot of the time with frilled collars and sleeves. The dresses are available in different patterns and colors, but one of the most popular designs is the leopard print smock dress.
Dorothy Perkins Maxi Dresses
Dorothy Perkins does elegance well, especially when it comes to its maxi dress collection. With such a large variety of maxi dresses, you are guaranteed to find the perfect flowy, elegant dress for any occasion. Dorothy Perkins creates maxi dresses in a variety of designs, from Bardot style animal prints to floral print summer dresses. The Dorothy Perkins maxi dress collection also features bridesmaid dresses and bridal gowns that are perfect for the big day.
Dorothy Perkins Dresses Sizing Guide
Dorothy Perkins has a wide range of sizes, and they have specific curve, tall and petite ranges. Dorothy Perkins’s sizing is the UK sizing. If you’re not sure which size will be best for you, just take a look at the sizing guide below. For example, if you are a US size 8, you will need to purchase a size 12 in a Dorothy Perkins dress.
How to care for your Dorothy Perkins Dress
The majority of Dorothy Perkins dresses can be machine washed, but we recommend always checking the label on the garment before deciding how to wash it. More delicate dresses, like any of the dresses from the bridal collection, may need to be professionally dry cleaned. Avoid putting any dresses from Dorothy Perkins in the tumble dryer, to ensure the quality of the product lasts.
- Do Dorothy Perkins dresses fit true to size?
Yes, Dorothy Perkins do fit true to size. As long as you purchase the correct size by first checking the sizing guide, any Dorothy Perkins dress should fit perfectly.
- How expensive are Dorothy Perkins’s bridal gowns?
The cost of a Dorothy Perkins bridal gown depends on the style of gown you decide to choose. However, the cost ranges from anywhere between £55 to £150 GBP.
- What materials are Dorothy Perkins dresses made from?
The materials used for Dorothy Perkins dresses differ, but the majority of dresses are made from 100% polyester. If you want to know exactly what a particular dress is made from, check the product details before purchasing or check the inner garment label on delivery.