Summer is here (happy dance!) which means it’s time to dust off your favourite summer dresses and flip flops. Of course, a new season also means it’s time to go shopping for a few new pieces to liven up your wardrobe. If you don’t want to blow your budget but still want to get some new threads then take a look at our list of 5 summer dresses under R200! There’s something for every kind of gal.

1. Stripe Easy Waisted Dress – R119.99

Striped dress MRP

This super cute nautical inspired dress from MRP is a must-have for ladies who love comfort. It’s the perfect dress for lazy lunches by the seaside. Pair it with a pair of pretty flip flops and you’re ready to take on the beach!

2. Multi-stripe dress with waist belt – 99.95

We love this fabulous striped summer dress from Ackermans – it’s perfect for a ladies lunch or casual summer drinks by the pool. This affordable dress is flattering to almost all body types and at just R99.95, it won’t bust your budget!

Ackermans Dresses

From left: Multi-stripe dress – 99.95 | Chambray denim dress – 199.95.


3. Chambray denim dress with a belt and lace detail – 199.95

This little number is the perfect dress for any occasion. Dress it up with high heels for a cocktail party or dress it down with flip flops for a casual lunch with friends. Plus, at just under R200 from Ackermans it’s a steal.

4. Coral Kaftan – R89.99

MRP kaftan

No beach trip is complete without a kaftan – they’re all the rage this summer and can be worn as a cover-up for the beach or as a dress on warm summer days. This coral version from MRP is a must-have for this summer and at R89.99 it’s a steal!

5. Bodycon dress – 159.99

Show off your curves in this textured dress from Legit. This dress is a must-have for cocktail parties and a night out on the town. Plus, at just R159.99 it’s a steal of note.

Legit dresses

From left: Polka dot printed dress – R199.99 |Bodycon dress – 159.99.

6. Polka dot printed dress – R199.99

Shop this super sweet summer dresses at Legit this summer. It’s cute as a button and perfect for summer parties or beach trips. Of course, the fact that it’s under R200 is also a major bonus!