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Sundresses are the perfect casual staple for summer. They are light and flowy, keeping you cool and comfortable while still looking polished and put together. They are also easy to transition from day to night with the right accessories. The spring/summer color palette for 2014 is full of amazing, eye-popping color which looks incredible on sundresses. Find your perfect sundress at one of these Denver-area boutiques.
3450 W. 32nd Ave.
Denver, CO 80211
For 10 years, Starlet has carried stylish lines at great prices in its Highlands location. The store has grown, adding one more store in Baker and a separate shoe section in the Highlands location. The owner has a breadth of experience in fashion and stocks merchandise that adds a wow factor to your wardrobe. Once you’ve chosen a dress or two, you can check out the shoes and add some new sandals to your collection as well.
4232 Tennyson St.
Denver, CO 80212
Clotheshorse is more than just a consignment store. Carrying new clothing alongside gently used clothing, you can find items that are current and look amazing. With brands from Gap to Prada, this shop has clothing for people at all price points. The shop features excellent deals on consignment merchandise which is all in excellent condition. Pop in and find a sundress, a new bag and some sunglasses. If you’re not quite sure what to get, ask one of the employees for a hand.
3716 W. 32nd Ave.
Denver, CO 80211
Rustic Thread is all about Boho chic, so if you’re looking for a flowy mini dress or a chic maxi dress, you can find it here. The owner of this boutique is a fashion lover who is always willing to help put an outfit together. With dresses at affordable prices, you can pick up a couple during your visit. There is also a great selection of accessories, so you can find a necklace and a chunky ring to complement your dress.
Wild Blue Boutique
4940 S. Yosemite St.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
It’s easy to miss Wild Blue Boutique, as it is located near a large grocery store, but once you find it, you’ll wonder why you haven’t gone in sooner. With cute clothes and accessories, you can find a cute, country sundress and the cowboy boots to go with it. The shop offers a casual, no-pressure shopping experience, with helpful employees who are there when you need them. There are items at many different price points, so you can get an outfit without killing your budget.
1069 S. Gaylord St.
Denver, CO 80209
Located in Wash Park, Spruce carries a variety of chic dresses for people who love finely tailored clothes. Here you’ll find trends from cutouts to colors in many styles. There is a variety of dresses perfect for patio parties, evening cocktails or afternoon barbecues. With employees who will help you choose items and accessories, this boutique allows for a fun shopping day. It also carries accessories, gifts and other items so you can shop around while you’re picking out your dress.
Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.