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30 Dresses From Lulus That Are Basically Compliment Magnets


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A satin slip dress that is basically an elevated version of that Zara dress everyone loves on TikTok. With an empire waist, v-neckline, and a drapey, cowl back, this version is absolutely to die for.

model wearing magenta satin dress

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An effortless wrap dress that may stop people in their tracks. This dress features adjustable spaghetti straps, a surplice bodice, and a racerback — plus, there are three adorable colors to choose from.

model wearing multicolored mini dress

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A flapper-esque ivory mini dress so gorgeous that even Daisy Buchanan will be turning her head. Fitted with a mixture of fringe, beads, and sequins, this ’20s inspired dress is a must-have.

model wearing creme flapper dress

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A spaghetti strap maxi dress that screams warm summer days. The woven navy and ivory print is bold yet delicate, making it the perfect piece for more than one occasion.


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A patterned midi dress with a sweetheart neckline, tied tank straps, and a side slit that’s both breezily casual and incredibly cute. I ordered this dress at the beginning of summer and I have yet to run out of excuses to wear it.

model wearing orange patterned midi dress

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An emerald green cowl neck maxi dress so you can be the most complimented wedding guest around. Honestly, looking this good, you might want to make sure the bride doesn’t see you!


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A dreamy, draped midi dress with a tulip hemline that one reviewer describes as a “show stopper.” Some items simply *have* to be complimented by random girls on the street — and this is one of them.


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An off-the-shoulder maxi with lantern sleeves, so you can feel like actual royalty. With a lightweight, gauzy fabric and a high slit, you can expect to receive compliments from fellow adults who love your look AND little kids who think you’re a new Disney princess.

model wearing grey off-the-shoulder maxi dress

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A ruched, one-shoulder bodycon dress that will have all your friends asking where you bought it. Made with slinky, mesh material, this dress is guaranteed to stand out.


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A sleeveless floral jacquard maxi dress because it has an empire waist, a one-shoulder flounce strap, and a tier of cascading ruffles. Did we mention the asymmetrical hemline too? This dress is *so* special that compliments are sure to follow.

model wearing burgundy maxi dress

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An elegant midi dress with a mock neck, ruffled hem, and a darted bodice, aka this is the type of dress that can be worn anywhere — add a pair of heels and some statement jewelry for a formal occasion, or throw on sneakers for a more casual (yet totally compliment-worthy) outfit.


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A ruffled maxi dress with the cutest tied bodice for a ’70s-inspired vibe. The gauzy, woven chiffon fabric and lightweight sleeves makes it the perfect dress for a warm summer night.

model wearing blue slit maxi dress

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A long sleeve sequin maxi dress so you can spend all night blushing as compliments pour over you. The overlapping skirt creates a faux wrap look that is honestly too stunning for words.

model wearing long sleeve white maxi dress

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A perfectly sleek cocktail dress, because I would recommend not wearing this dress — which has a v-neckline, a subtly pleated bodice, and a wrap detail skirt — unless you are ready to field compliments all night long.

model wearing black bodycon dress

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A lacy mini dress with a ruched silhouette, a sweetheart neckline, and straps that tie at your shoulders, because the ruffle trim along the hemline is simply the icing on the compliment-worthy cake!

model wearing black lace mini dress

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A flirty, woven midi dress with a flouncy, tiered skirt, a swiss dot print and the cutest ruffled sleeves so you can look (and feel!) your best at just about any upcoming event. Cue the ooohs!!

model wearing white ruffle midi dress

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A mini dress that combines sequins with floral embroidery to create a show-stopping look. The cap sleeves alone are enough to have you friends commenting “where did you buy that?!” on your Instagram pic.

model wearing gold sequin mini dress

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An absolutely enchanting floral midi dress with a sweetheart neckline so you can feel *magical* at your next event. Made with woven chiffon, this dress features dotted embossing and a lovely ruffled hem — no matter which color you choose, compliments are sure to follow.

model wearing taupe floral midi dress

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A one-shoulder satin dress that is basically like shining a spotlight on yourself, it’s that attention-grabbing. Its lightly gathered bodice and overlapping skirt creates a chic, sophisticated look that you won’t be able to get enough of.

model wearing blush pink maxi dress

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An off-the-shoulder lace dress so you can feel as if you are en route to your coronation ball. If you hate the slippage that often occurs with off-the-shoulder looks, you’ll be happy to hear this one is fitted with no-slip straps!

model wearing white lace off-the-shoulder midi dress

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A darling chiffon dress with tied straps, a pleated skirt, and a ruffled trim that is going to attract ooh’s and ahh’s all night, so be sure to practice your coy blush and thankful smile.

model wearing royal blue tie-strap dress

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A trendy, asymmetrical midi dress made from stretchy, crepe knit so that you can feel as comfortable as possible while still being the best dressed around. The cutout strap and overlapping skirt really pull this whole look together.

model wearing emerald green one-shoulder midi dress

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A chic, one-shoulder mini-dress that successfully combines sophistication with a little bit of sass. With a darted bodice, a rounded neckline, and a ruffle sleeve, this dress, as one reviewer put it, is a “must-have.”

model wearing one-shoulder green mini dress

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A floral midi dress with a handkerchief hemline so cute that you won’t be able to stop looking in the mirror. Enjoy the high neckline and embroidery trim as you run through a field of wildflowers — or attend a party, I guess.

model wearing blue floral midi dress

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A tiered midi dress with a side slit, a metallic polka dot print, and ruffle sleeves that is beyond cute. Reviewers love that it is lightweight enough for hot summer days!

model wearing white polka dot midi gress

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A mini chiffon dress with sheer sleeves and trendy, cold shoulder cutouts, because this lightweight dress can be worn indoors, outdoors, daytime, or night time — and who doesn’t love options?!

model wearing black long sleeve shift dress

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A lace maxi dress that is giving major fairytale vibes. This dress features a plunging v-neckline, an open back, and a unique, overlapping side slit that is basically begging to be praised.

model wearing dusty pink lace maxi dress

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An off-the-shoulder satin mini dress because it will no doubt leave all jaws dropped. Everything about this dress screams effortless style — the sweeping neckline is just so, and the skirt’s overlapping detail is simply next level.

model wearing ivory satin asymmetrical dress

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A simple yet totally sleek backless maxi dress that will have you ready to dance the night away. Available in seven gorgeous jewel-tone colors, you’ll find yourself wearing this dress time and time again.


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A sweet-as-can-be embroidered floral mini dress because it is great for pretty much any event. Whether you are going to brunch, a vineyard, or a backyard wedding, this dress shouts “compliment me!”

The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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