7 Small Brands We Love For Effortless Summer Dresses
 7 Small Brands We Love For Effortless Summer Dresses

7 Small Brands We Love For Effortless Summer Dresses

From floaty linen dresses to puff-sleeve minis and tie-back midis, there are plenty of small brands out there offering a range of effortless summer dresses. Whether you’re looking for something for everyday or a new piece for holiday, here are the names we go back to time and again.


Olana offers feminine and playful silhouettes in pretty organic fabrics. Expect plenty of puff-sleeves and smock detailing.

Neve & Noor

If you love prints, London-based brand Neve & Noor is the name-to-know. Fabrics are all block-printed by hand before being transformed into elegant summer dresses. 


Using the finest quality Irish linen, Kindred of Ireland’s time-honoured designs include relaxed shapes and plenty of feminine details. 

My Cariad

Ethical womenswear label My Cariad offers everyday dresses with plenty of frills and trims. The Leah is top of our wish list.

Blue Anemone

A small Spanish brand with designs inspired by the 60s and 70s, Blue Anemone uses natural fabrics to make its romantic, made-to-order dresses.

Thread The Spool

Already an SL favourite, Thread The Spool’s linen dresses and signature bows will work for every occasion this summer. Plus, everything is made-to-order. 

Johanna Sands

Inspired by effortless Italian style, French elegance and Scandi minimalism, Johanna Sands offers unabashedly feminine styles in premium linen and cotton.

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