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Shoppers are raving about Marks and Spencer’s £40 ‘perfect’ summer dress with pockets

Marks and Spencer’s pure cotton square neck midi shirt dress only launched online last month, but is already getting five-star reviews from shoppers rushing to buy it before it sells out

M&S shoppers are rushing to buy the dress in every colour(ChronicleLive)

With warmer days on the way, Marks and Spencer shoppers think they’ve found it ‘perfect’ summer sun dress that feels as good as it looks. Made from cooling cotton with elastic pleats, ideal for holidays, barbecues and everything in between.

The favorite of the major shopping streets Pure cotton midi dress with square neck Costing less than £40, it has a handy feature that fashion fans are raving about. The stylish yet comfortable item was only launched online last month, but is already available earning five-star reviews of shoppers.



The dress, which cost €39.50, was originally only available in green, from us colleagues at OK! and called it a “sellout” while begging for more colors. The retailer has since released pink and black versions of the dress and we have no doubt that anyone who falls in love with it will pick up every color.

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Made in a regular fit, the pleated bodice hugs the curves to create a flattering shape, but is stretchy so it doesn’t feel restrictive and also makes it ideal for those with a larger bust. Meanwhile, the breezy midi-length skirt is lightweight and non-clingy, making it a dream to wear when you’re struggling with the heat.

And as if cool, comfortable, stylish and affordable isn’t enough – not to mention super easy to put on with minimal effort – it is also even got sacksThis way you have a place where you can keep your sunglasses, lip balm or phone while enjoying the sun.

In just over a month the dress has a 4.8 star rating from shoppers who described it as ‘ideal for the summer holidays’. One said: “Beautiful color and perfect size, fits well when wearing, and the side pockets.”

The under £40 dress is proving to be a hit with shoppers(MRS)

Another added: “This is a beautiful, cool cotton summer dress. It is a beautiful shade of green and looks great. It was perfect for my holiday abroad and will be nice to wear here when the sun finally rises. I ordered the long fitting, which was excellent for tall me. I recommend this dress.”

“I bought the beautiful green dress in my normal size 10 Regular (6ft) and it sits just above my ankles,” wrote a third. “Very comfortable and cool, ideal for summer holidays. I like a dress with wider straps and these are perfect because the elastic keeps them from sliding off. I recommend ironing this while it is still damp. Best of all, “it has pockets.” Maybe even consider buying the pink version.”

Others have even suggested that you can style the dress all year round, by pairing it with a jacket or sweater and a pair of boots. They said: “Fantastic dress fits true to size, great length and looks good with a jacket or sweater over it. Now all I need is the sun to wear it as a summer dress!”

Pure cotton midi dress with square neck

This pure cotton dress is a stylish and comfortable choice for the warmer months. It has a regular fit and a pleated bodice for a flattering shape. The piece has a square neck and an airy midi-length skirt.


However, some people had difficulty with the sizing. One said: “Bought for holiday colour, style etc as expected but a bit too big, straps not positioned properly. Returned to exchange for a size smaller.”

The dress is available in normal sizes 6-24 in each of the shades, but it is only the green version that also has small and long options. This means that shorter or taller fashion lovers may find length a bit more difficult with the black and pink styles.

You really can’t go wrong with this style of clothing, which seemingly flatters people of all ages, sizes and styles. Elsewhere, Nobody’s Child has this one at £75 Black smocked midi dress from Dionne, while this one is on John Lewis has beautiful embroidery details and costs £47.20 for sale. But if you’d like to get your hands on the M&S dress loved by shoppers, you can do that too buy it here for under £40.

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