According to the recent Autostraddle reader style survey, a whopping 30% of you don’t wear dresses! And while I respect your dedication to pants, I also understand the tyranny of waistbands (even elastic ones). Below, 19 items of clothing that are called “dresses,” but are really more like extra long tee- and sweatshirts.
This cocoon I plan on wearing all winter long.
Get it from Uniqlo (sizes XXS-XXL) for $20. Also available in olive or navy.
A tee dress with some nautical flair.
Get it from ASOS (sizes 12-28) for $29.
This soft ‘n’ slouchy number.
Get it from Target (sizes XS-XXL) for $25. Also available in black and beige.
A hoodie dress to bring out your inner Sporty Spice.
And a little something for V-neck lovers.
Get it from Old Navy (sizes XS-XXL) for $27. Also available in black, navy stripe, orange, and blue.
This super comfy maxi for if you’re goin’ commando.
Get it from Boohoo (sizes 12-20) for $24. Also available in grey or black.
A hooded mini for the worst of hair days.
Get it from Charlotte Russe (sizes XS to L) for $21.
This little sweat-tee hybrid.
Get it from Forever 21 (sizes 0X to 3X) for $18. Also available in pink.
A Chuck Taylor dress to match with your sneakers.
And a big, blue, wearable blanket.
Get it from ASOS (sizes 12-28) for $35.
This very sunny sweat dress.
Get it from ASOS (sizes 0-14) for $36.
Or this polo for you preppies.
Get it from Lands’ End (sizes S-3X) for $35.
This cherry red cutie.
Get it from H&M (sizes 2-16) for $30.
This terrific tank tunic.
Get it from Old Navy (sizes 1X-4X) for $40. Also available in black, teal stripe, or blue.
A short ‘n’ sweet sweat dress.
Get it from Rebdolls (sizes L-4X) for $33. Also available in green and pink.
The perfect tee to wear without pants.
Get it from Old Navy (sizes XS-XXL) for $27. Also available in grey, black, orange stripe, pink stripe, and navy dot.
This blush-colored beauty that’s not too too pink.
Get it from ASOS (sizes 12-24) for $24.
A special piece for sleeve devotees.
Get it from Old Navy (sizes XS-XXL) for $30. Also available in red, green, and black.
And finally, a little something soft and swingy.
Get it from Old Navy (sizes 1X-4X) for $45. Also available in red, orange, or black.