We’ve found the best cut-out dresses for your next night out

Our favourite trend is back

Cut out dresses

by Neve Durrant |
Updated on

It's been a sublime year for fashion revivals and 2022 has already given us everything from cargo pants to Crocs, to THATviral butterfly top.But with a heatwave on the horizon (thank you weather gods!), we’re well and truly ready for cut-out dress season.

After dominating the red carpet/Euphoria/our Instagram feeds, we not only ✨love✨ the cut-out dress trend, we reckon it's here for the long haul. We’ve picked out the best cut-out frocks for all occasions, so you don’t have to spend hours scrolling to find The One. You’re welcome.

Whether you’re a colourful, out-there kind of gal, or you prefer the understated but classic look, we’ve found all the midi, maxi or midaxis for your next summer soiree.


SHOP: the best cut-out dresses 2022

Ribbed Twist Front Midi Dress1 of 9
CREDIT: Nastygal

Ribbed Twist Front Midi Dress

Starting simple, this classy Nasty Gal ribbed cut-out maxi is perfect for those chilly summer evenings.

Knot-detail cut-out dress2 of 9

Knot-Detail Cut-Out Dress

This gorgeous orange showstopper is giving us effortless dinner vibes. Throw it on and let the dress do the talking.

Watermelon Heart Mini Dress3 of 9
CREDIT: Never Fully Dressed

Watermelon Heart Mini Dress

A fruity, feminine watermelon? What more could a girl want. (Plus it's currently on-sale!)

Parisian Red Floral Cut Out Mini Dress4 of 9
CREDIT: New Look

Parisian Red Floral Cut Out Mini Dress

The print and cut of this floral mini is giving us serious Tara Maynard energy. Paired with some OTT shoes and a matching bag = the ultimate summer look.

Milk It Lucid Cut-Out Mini Dress5 of 9
CREDIT: Urban Outfitters

Milk It Lucid Cut-Out Mini Dress

 This funky halterneck will have you festival-ready in no time.

ASOS DESIGN cut out side maxi dress in lilac floral print6 of 9

ASOS DESIGN Cut Out Side Maxi Dress in Lilac Floral Print

A versatile maxi dress to keep handy for when you have 'nothing to wear’.

White Cut Out Collar Detail Bodycon Dress7 of 9

White Cut Out Collar Detail Bodycon Dress

The perfect classy weekend outfit that is so simple yet SO effective.


Artie Cut Out Cami Dress

Pretty Lavish UK have really delivered with the cut-out dresses this year, and this cami dress is giving us Greek goddess holiday vibes.

The Mimi Dress9 of 9

The Mimi Dress

This statement mini with a cut-out back will give you that cool girl look without even trying.

Just so you know, whilst we may receive a commission or other compensation from the links on this website, we never allow this to influence product selections - read why you should trust us