I love the warmer months because I can break out my dresses. However, I often fret over whether a dress is casual enough for daytime. I think these dresses can do double-duty– dress them up with heels or make them low-key with a cross-body and cute sandals.

Theory | Dasher stretch-knit dress $345

Altruzzara for J. Crew | Patricia Dress $145

Rag & Bone | Monterrey Dress $325

T by Alexander Wang | Cotton Netting Combo Muscle Tee Dress $120

And my move to New York is still underway! I’ve booked my one-way plane ticket for next Monday. Time for serious suitcase scrutiny. Dresses that are multi-functional are a huge plus.

Step Three of Moving to NYC: Wardobe edit.