Spring dresses: Loving some lace

Mar 20, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. ET

It's hard to think of a fabric more feminine than lace. It's flirty, delicate, and it never goes out of style. Slip on one of these dresses for your next date night or just to feel more dressed up. See if it doesn't put you in touch with your girly side.

Lwenn scott dress

Classic good looks

L'Wren Scott Strapless Lace Overlay Dress ($2,490) is a classic, beautifully
cut style that will stand the test of time.

Betsey Johnson lace strapless dress

The perfect sundress

A great sundress is a spring/summer wardrobe staple. With just a change of accessories or the addition of a jacket, it can take you from church to a wedding to a special date. This Betsey Johnson Lace Strapless dress ($158) keeps things modern with a high-low hemline and can easily be converted with removable straps.

BCBG Julia fitted lace back dress

Evening chic

BCBG Julia Fitted Lace-Back Gown ($398) is a beautifully cut evening gown with a simple front that turns into a dramatic lace back.

Wishes Wishes Wishes Spaghetti-Strap Lace dress

Super flirt

There's nothing wrong with a little teasing. This Wishes Wishes Wishes Lace Ruffle Mini ($49) shows off your legs with a sexy hemline, and the lace overlay and ruffles keep the look soft.

xscape sleeveless lace draped dress

Make the cut

This sassy cocktail dress mixes in a bit of drama with a cut out neckline. Xscape Sleeveless Lace Draped Dress ($189) has a metallic lace neck and back with a bit of draping on the skirt.

j crew lace shift dress

Everywhere wear

The J.Crew Lace Shift Dress ($795) is the kind of piece that can get a lot of wear. It's tailored enough for the office but still fun to wear on a night out.

charotte russe open back hi-low crochet dress

Simply lovely

Anytime you want to feel a bit more dressed up than jeans, the Charlotte Russe Open Back Hi-Low Crochet Dress ($33) will fit the bill and still be comfortable to wear.

BHLDN agata swing dress

Retro glam

BHLDN Agata Swing Dress ($420) takes its cue from the '60s with bell sleeves and a swing skirt. It features a divine antique satin bow at the back.

Max studio lace chiifon dress

Soft and sweet

The whisper soft silk chiffon of the Max Studio Chiffon & Lace Blouson Dress ($198) flows into a lace skirt and has a beautiful contrast with the nude lining.

Valentino strapless cotton macrame lace dress

Lady in red

This Valentino Strapless Cotton Macrame Lace Dress ($6,980) will stop traffic with its bold red hue, and the flared skirt will swing when you move.

Victoria's Secret Metallic Maxi Dress

South Beach style

This Victoria's Secret Metallic Maxi Dress ($98) is a summer vacay must-have. Just pair it with some strappy sandals and you're good to go!

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