Trendy Handkerchief Hem Dresses Are a Must for Summer

One of my favorite dress trends this summer is the handkerchief hem dress! I love that handkerchief hem dresses are casual enough for a day at the beach, a backyard barbecue, pool party, wine tasting with friends, brunch with the girls, graduation season or you can totally dress a fab handkerchief hem dress up for wedding guest season, bachelorette parties, rehearsal dinners and so much more.

If you’re on the hunt for a fab handkerchief hem dress to pair with your favorite statement necklace, a new pair of trendy wedge sandals, flat sandals and more, you’re in luck! I scoured the net and found 33 handkerchief hem dresses in every style, color, print, trend and price range that you’ll love for summer 2015 and beyond!

Without further adieu, here are 33 trendy handkerchief hem dresses for summer!

PS: I updated this post in 2018 with even more trendy handkerchief hem dresses in the Shop The Post widget at the bottom of the post. All you have to do is click on any of the images, and it will take you directly to the retailer. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact me and I will be happy to help!

 

Gorgeous solid color handkerchief hem dresses

Obsessed with this classy pink dress! It will look fabulous with your favorite wedges or flat sandals.

La Petite Robe di Chiara Boni Imogen Cap-Sleeve Pointy-Hem Dress in Azalea Pink
La Petite Robe di Chiara Boni Imogen Cap-Sleeve Pointy-Hem Dress in Azalea Pink

 

 

Beautiful ethereal handkerchief hem dress for summer!

Elie Tahari Tammie Sleeveless Silk Handkerchief Dress in Sky Blue
Elie Tahari Tammie Sleeveless Silk Handkerchief Dress in Sky Blue

 

 

This blue handkerchief hem dress is perfect for summer travels!

Natori V-Neck Sleeveless Jersey Dress in Ink
Natori V-Neck Sleeveless Jersey Dress in Ink

 

This gorgeous navy blue dress is perfect for date night or summer wedding guest season! It is sure to garner tons of compliments.

Bailey 44 Dress - Foxy Crisscross Back Jersey Handkerchief Hem in Navy Blue
Bailey 44 Dress – Foxy Crisscross Back Jersey Handkerchief Hem in Navy Blue

 

 

Adore this glamorous orange dress! It’s a must for summer and will definitely be a staple in your wardrobe come fall.

Fuzzi Scoop-Neck Dress with Flowy Skirt in Fiamma Orange
Fuzzi Scoop-Neck Dress with Flowy Skirt in Fiamma Orange

 

 

This casual sleeveless dress can be dressed up or down! It is perfect for the weekend! You can wear it wine tasting, to brunch, lunch dates and more.

Eileen Fisher Handkerchief Hem Scoop Neck Tank Dress (Regular & Petite) (Online Only) in Silver
Eileen Fisher Handkerchief Hem Scoop Neck Tank Dress (Regular & Petite) (Online Only) in Silver

 

 

This chic dress is perfect for summer soirees, graduation parties, and backyard barbecues. Pair it with your favorite Tory Burch sandals, platform espadrilles or ankle boots!

Splendid Sleeveless Voile Dress in Bonfire Handkerchief Hem Dresses
Splendid Sleeveless Voile Dress in Bonfire

 

 

In love with this gorgeous shade of pink.

Jean Paul Gaultier Handkerchief Hem Tulle Dress (Nordstrom Exclusive)
Jean Paul Gaultier Handkerchief Hem Tulle Dress (Nordstrom Exclusive)

 

 

 

Lace handkerchief hem dresses

Like many of my readers, I can’t get enough of gorgeous lace dresses! This season the classic lace dress has been modernized with a trendy handkerchief hem! Here are a few dresses you are sure to love and wear quite often.

Free People Go Lightly Gauze & Lace Dress in Ballet Pink
Free People Go Lightly Gauze & Lace Dress in Ballet Pink

 

 

This beautiful pink lace dress will definitely be a staple in your wardrobe this summer and for summers to come! It will look great with wedges or favorite strappy heel sandals.

Adrianna Papell Floral Lace Handkerchief Hem Dress in Coral
Adrianna Papell Floral Lace Handkerchief Hem Dress in Coral

 

 

Gorgeous crocheted handkerchief hem dress!

ASTR Sleeveless Crochet Dress in Black
ASTR Sleeveless Crochet Dress in Black

 

 

Fun print handkerchief hem dresses

You can’t go wrong with print dresses, especially this summer! Prints are incredibly popular. Here are a few fabulous print dresses you will adore!

 

In love with this trendy black and white stripe dress! Pair it with your favorite sandals or white sneakers, and you’re set for summer.

ONE by SEN Stripe Britt Dress in Black and White
ONE by SEN Stripe Britt Dress in Black and White

 

 

 

Ella Moss Catalina Dress in Indigo
Ella Moss Catalina Dress in Indigo

 

 

This black and white handkerchief dress is perfect for the beach!

Felicite Midi Dress in Black and White
Felicite Midi Dress in Black and White

 

 

This fun and colorful print dress is perfect for wine tasting!

Alice + Olivia Ollie Printed Handkerchief-Hem Dress
Alice + Olivia Ollie Printed Handkerchief-Hem Dress

 

 

Adore these boho chic dresses for summer!

Cynthia Steffe Tarianna Handkerchief-Hem Dress in Tomato
Cynthia Steffe Tarianna Handkerchief-Hem Dress in Tomato

 

This fun print dress will look great with your favorite sandals, wedges and platform espadrilles this summer. It will also look great with a cute pair of ankle boots and your suede moto jacket come fall! The options are endless with this fabulous dress.

Viorica Handkerchief Hem Dress by Velvet by Graham and Spencer
Viorica Handkerchief Hem Dress by Velvet by Graham and Spencer

 

 

AQUA Dress - Bandana Scarf Print Handkerchief Hem in Cobalt Blue
AQUA Dress – Bandana Scarf Print Handkerchief Hem in Cobalt Blue

 

 

You can’t go wrong with blue and white, especially for summer! I simply adore this gorgeous dress.

MICHAEL Michael Kors Glazed Tile High-Low Handkerchief Hem Dress in Blue and White
MICHAEL Michael Kors Glazed Tile High-Low Handkerchief Hem Dress in Blue and White

 

 

 

KUT from the Kloth Print Handkerchief Hem Dress in Orange
KUT from the Kloth Print Handkerchief Hem Dress in Orange

 

 

Adore this tropical red and white dress for summer! It’s a must for a variety of events. You can even wear it to a beach wedding!

Plenty by Tracy Reese Handkerchief Hem Foliage Print Dress in Cherry/White Tribal Foilage
Plenty by Tracy Reese Handkerchief Hem Foliage Print Dress in Cherry/White Tribal Foilage

 

 

 

AQUA Dress - Handkerchief Hem in Blue and White
AQUA Dress – Handkerchief Hem in Blue and White

 

 

This trendy and fun dress is perfect for summer music festival season! I can’t get enough of it. It’ll look great with your favorite flat sandals and a cute floppy hat.

ASTR Gathered Front Midi Dress in Fuchsia Multi
ASTR Gathered Front Midi Dress in Fuchsia Multi

 

 

This paisley print dress is a must for summer and fall!

Miss Me Paisley Handkerchief Hem Sundress in Coral and Navy
Miss Me Paisley Handkerchief Hem Sundress in Coral and Navy

 

 

You can’t go wrong with trendy floral prints, especially for summer!

Filtre Cross Back Fit & Flare Floral Print Handkerchief Hem Dress in Black/Purple Print
Filtre Cross Back Fit & Flare Floral Print Handkerchief Hem Dress in Black/Purple Print

 

 

Soprano Tie Dye Handkerchief Hem Midi Dress in Blue
Soprano Tie Dye Handkerchief Hem Midi Dress in Blue

 

 

Splendid Sleeveless Print Blouson Handkerchief Hem Dress
Splendid Sleeveless Print Blouson Handkerchief Hem Dress

 

 

 

Adrianna Papell Tie Dye Handkerchief Hem Slipdress in Ink
Adrianna Papell Tie Dye Handkerchief Hem Slipdress in Ink

 

 

 

Maxi length handkerchief hem dresses

Here are a few trendy handkerchief hem maxi length dresses that are perfect for the weekend or an evening out this summer!

 

You can’t go wrong with a classic black maxi length dress, especially this chic halter dress!

Tbags Los Angeles Halter Tie Dress in Black
Tbags Los Angeles Halter Tie Dress in Black

 

 

Theodora & Callum Agalega Scarf Dress in Neutral Motif
Theodora & Callum Agalega Scarf Dress in Neutral Motif

 

 

Adore the embellished neckline on this fabulous dress. It is the definition of perfection!

Alice + Olivia Ravi Necklace Handkerchief Hem Dress in Black
Alice + Olivia Ravi Necklace Handkerchief Hem Dress in Black

 

 

PILYQ 'Hampton' Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress in Black
PILYQ ‘Hampton’ Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress in Black

 

 

Charlie Jade Print Silk Crepe Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress
Charlie Jade Print Silk Crepe Handkerchief Hem Maxi Dress

 

 

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