Memorial Day Women’s Style Guide

We’re not sure about you, but this year we’re more excited than ever for Memorial Day Weekend. It’s been two years since we’ve gathered with friends and family for a long weekend out in the sun.

Now, everyone spends their Memorial Day Weekends differently. For some, Memorial Day Weekend calls for multiple barbecues. For others it’s a day at the beach. And for those who like to take full advantage of the extra day off, that could mean a quick trip to a new city. 


Whatever you’re planning for Memorial Day this year, we want to help you feel and look your best in a Memorial Day dress or jumpsuit!



Beach Ready

Make your Memorial Day dress work double time with styles that can be used as a beach cover up and also a chic summer dress for lunch or dinner!

Terri (left) is wearing the Lilly Dress and Adriana (right) is wearing the Blair Dress.

All it takes is a simple shoe change to take your look from beach to chic. And if you want to dress things up a bit more, opt for some vibrant jewelry!

MOLLY

White Summer Dress

$70 | Available in Regular


Molly is a daytime Summer dress that easily doubles as a bathing suit cover-up.

Made from a textured cotton, this A-line, white three-quarter sleeve dress features a flounce on the sleeve and hits above the knee. If you’re looking for a comfortable, cute and lightweight dress, look no further than Molly. 

HANNAH

Tropical High Low Wrap Dress

$75 | Available in Regular


If you know Connected Apparel, you know we love dresses that can seamlessly go from day to night. Hannah is just that! 

Made from a textured stretch knit, Hannah has all the makings of the perfect Summer dress: lightweight, comfortable, and figure flattering. Whether you’re looking for a casual dress to wear to the beach and brunch or a dress you can style for a Summer date night, this tropical wrap dress will show up for you time and time again. 


Find a lightweight cardigan to complement this summer dress.

ALLEGRA

Striped Sleeveless Dress

$70 | Available in Regular


Meet your go-to Summer A-Line dress, Allegra!

This classic silhouette is anything but basic. Made from lightweight material, the vertical stripes are crafted from metallic thread to give this dress subtle flare and shine. With its two pockets, v-neckline and knee-length, you’ll love every moment you’re wearing Allegra this Summer!


On the Road

Whether you're on a mission to take the most efficient route to the Grand Canyon or you're planning to hit the open road with no destination in mind, the key to a comfortable road trip is picking casual pieces that pack well. 

Leslie is wearing the Elyse Dress.

Opt for summer dresses and jumpsuits that are versatile so you can wear them day or night. The best part about the selection below is that they’re also wrinkle averse!

ELYSE

Honeycomb Knit Grey Short Sleeve Casual Dress

$46 $70 (On Sale!) | Available in Regular & Petite


Elyse is a comfortable, A-line dress with unique flair. 

What makes Elyse the modern casual dress we love this season is her subtle honeycomb textured knit fabric. Elyse’s easy to style shape gets instantly elevated into a stylish, unique casual chic dress that makes her easy to wear for a variety of occasions. 

HARPER

Casual Black Short Sleeve Jumpsuit

$75 | Available in Regular


Cute meets comfort in this casual black cropped jumpsuit. 

With short sleeves, a V-neckline and tie at the waist, Harper accentuates your upper body, while the cropped wide-leg pants help to elongate your legs. While the buttons on the bodice are for show, there’s no need to worry! Harper is made from soft fabric that has enough stretch so you can slip her on in the morning and feel comfortable and confident no matter what the day has in store! 

CLAIRE

Rose Short Sleeve Layered Casual Dress

$46 $70 (On Sale!) | Available in Regular & Petite


Claire isn’t your average casual dress!

If you’re feeling casual, casually chic, or somewhere in between, Claire can be styled to meet every gal-on-the-go’s needs. Made from soft, machine-washable rayon, this basic and essential casual dress glides over the body and keeps you comfortable with stretchy and cool material all day long. And we’ve designed Claire with a slit v-neckline to add a little bit of flirty casual chic flair and add dimension to this multi-purpose shirt dress.


Wine Tasting

Channel your inner Napa Valley Chic in styles you can dress up or down. Opt for a piece that can be worn with a cute pair of sandals and easily upgraded with a change into sparkly heels for a romantic evening dinner. 

Isabel is wearing the Libby Dress

We know you’ll want to take photos amongst the orchards, so pick floral dresses, vibrant hues and flowy skirts so you can stand out amongst the vines in your Memorial Day dresses.

COURTNEY

Short Sleeve Coral Floral Midi Dress

$85 | Available in Regular, Petite & Plus


We all need a casual dress that’s figure flattering and comfortable. That's why we created Courtney.

What makes this midi dress irresistible is the tie at the waist to accentuate your natural curves and the short sleeves that add an extra touch of coverage. You'll have to stop for a photo opp at some point and with the added touches of flare, you can spend a day in the wine orchards feeling cute and comfortable.


Complete the look with the perfect lightweight cardigan for this floral midi dress!

SIENNA

Coral Midi Dress

$70 | Available in Regular & Petite


Cute meets casual in this coral midi dress.

Made from buttery soft stretch fabric, Sienna’s popover tank adds dimension, while the v-neck and v-back design shows just the right amount of skin. Whether you’re going out for wine tasting and lunch or out for a romantic dinner, this midi dress is a perfect complement to your Memorial Weekend dresses lineup. 

LIBBY

Pink Floral Handkerchief Hem Dress

$75 | Available in Regular


Every detail of Libby was added with ultimate femininity in mind. 

There's so much to love about Libby: the tank bodice, the uneven handkerchief hem, the exposed seams. While the bodice is fitted to complement your figure, the skirt is A-line to give you the freedom to move. Made from floral printed stretch mesh, this handkerchief hem dress is perfect for wine tasting and lunch or any other special outing.

 

Dress it up with a cardigan or shrug, or wear the Libby with playful earrings and sandals for a casual look.


City Escape

Exploring a new city? Dress for both style and comfort. Choose a dress or jumpsuit that is comfortable enough to move around in, but stylish enough to fit in amongst the urban crowd. 

Gloria is wearing the Jasmine Dress

It’s all about standing out while looking and feeling comfortable. Pack casual dresses, summer jumpsuits, and three pairs of shoes: a sandal, a sneaker and a versatile heel to mix and match with your long weekend looks. 

JORI

Cropped Jumpsuit

$75 | Available in Regular


Exploring a new city just got more fun in this vibrant wide leg jumpsuit.

With a tank neckline, two pockets, and tie at the waist, Jori is the perfect amount of function and flattering. The tie at the waist accentuates your figure and the keyhole button detailing in the back adds a touch of femininity. You’ll also love the wide leg cropped pant as it elongates your figure and moves with you throughout the day. 

LYDIA

Print Chiffon Maxi Dress

$75 | Available in Regular & Plus


The ultimate day to night maxi dress, Lydia was crafted to complement your shape and move with you. 

Featuring slits on both sides and a keyhole in the back, this print chiffon dress features a knee-length lining for a subdued, yet flirty feel. Pair Lydia with sandals for daytime exploring and lunch, then add a pair of dangling earrings, heels, and a stylish cardigan for Summer nights on the town. 

JASMINE

Sleeveless Coral Floral Midi Dress

$80 | Available in Regular


Jasmine may seem like a classic sheath midi dress, but there’s a surprise: a lace up tie back!

Designed to be an easy fit with the ability to accentuate your curves as much or as little as you want, Jasmine’s tie back adds the perfect feminine touch to this vibrant floral midi dress. Made from lightweight rayon fabric, Jasmine will be a cinch to style for a number of occasions this season with the right sandals and a cardigan!


Backyard Barbecue

Is there anything more traditional than a backyard barbecue for Memorial Day Weekend? No. But when it comes to finding the perfect Memorial Day dresses for the occasion, there are no rules.

Isabel is wearing the Jessie Drsess.

Whether you want to stand out in vibrant summer dresses or want to go the comfortable route in casual dresses, the options for backyard barbecues are endless. Just remember to bring a cardigan or denim jacket for when the sun goes down!

JESSIE

White Floral Lace Dress

$80 | Available in Regular


Jessie is a flirty yet sophisticated barbecue dress.

With a flounce skirt, this beautiful white lace dress is figure-flattering and comfortable. For all your barbecues in the sun this Memorial Day, Jessie is a must-have in your closet.

 

Find the perfect coverup to pair with this white lace summer dress from our collection of stylish cardigans and shrugs.

KAI

Fuschia Floral Maxi Dress

$75 | Available in Regular


Every woman needs a classic maxi dress in her closet. Enter Kai.

This floor-length floral maxi dress with a side slit is not only elongating, but also figure flattering. Drop shoulders complement your décolletage, while the maxi silhouette hugs your figure in all the right places. Pair Kai with a denim jacket or cardigan and sandals for a casual barbecue or a pair of espadrilles and dangling earrings for an elegant backyard evening. 


Kai is also available in Teal.

SUE

Aqua Floral Sheath Dress

$60 | Available in Regular


This summer sheath dress will be your go-to for years to come. 

Strategically placed princess seams accentuate your waistline, while the aqua floral print catches your eye. Pair Sue with a shrug for or a denim jacket for a casual backyard barbecue with friends and family.

 

Sue is also available in Tropical, Teal, and Coral floral print.


Staycation

Just because you've decided to relax at home doesn't mean you should wear sweatpants all weekend! Choose casual dresses and jumpsuits made from buttery fabrics. 

Gloria is wearing the Raven Dress.

Nothing feels more luxurious than slipping on a soft, comfortable dress that you can lounge in or run around in. Whether you pick muted tones and bright colors, spend your Memorial Day Weekend in casual chic style. 


MARGOT

Sleeveless Cropped Wide Leg Black Jumpsuit

$75 | Available in Regular


Cute meets casual in this cropped wide-leg black jumpsuit.

Made from buttery soft stretch fabric, Margot moves when you walk without ever feeling constricting. The popover tank adds dimension, while the V-neck and V-back design shows just the right amount of skin. Whether you’re going on a walk with friends or running errands around town, this black jumpsuit is the perfect all-in-one look. You’ll find yourself reaching for Connected Apparel’s Margot black jumpsuit time and time again!

RAVEN

Tie Dye Sleeveless Midi Dress

$46 $70 (On Sale!) | Available in Regular


Mastering casual chic style just became effortless. 

Meet the loungewear style Raven Midi Dress. Subtle design elements like a classic sheath silhouette, functional side pockets and a flattering, on-trend midi length exude fashion sense in the most understatedly cool way. Even Raven’s traditionally statement-making tie dye print is in muted, soft sky blue and coffee brown hues. Combine Raven’s casual chic details with her buttery soft, luxe terry cloth fabric and wearing a midi dress this comfortable & fabulous has never been so easy!

SELINA

Navy Blue Terry Short Sleeve Dress

$46 $70 (On Sale!) | Available in Regular & Petite


Selina is ready to bring seasonless style to your wardrobe!

This short sleeve casual dress features a soft terry fabric cut in a knee length that is ideal for layering, lounging or as a throw-and-go comfy swimsuit coverup. From it’s t-shirt hem to cinched waist to navy blue terry cloth knit fabric, this short sleeve dress makes a perfect base for an outfit you’ll feel casually chic in all day. So whether you’re running errands, doing chores around the house or heading to a casual coffee date, you’ll find yourself reaching for Selina time and again.


Vacation Ready!

Whatever your Memorial Weekend has in store this year, we hope you enjoy every minute of it! And when you’re wearing one of our Memorial Day dresses and jumpsuits, we know you’ll feel comfortable and confident the entire time! 

Wrinkles will be the last thing on your mind in our knit and mesh fabrics! Lightweight, easy to style and comfortable, you’ll need day to night pieces that pack a punch. Carry-on size baggage only with these vacation styles.

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