Dresses | Skater, Maxi & Shift

31 products

31 products


Looking for a beautiful dress?

Are you looking for a gorgeous dress? Something different, unusual, stand-out?

Fresh from Nepal, our dress collection has been created especially for us. We've deen delighting alternative clothing lovers ever since we started our business in the glorious hippy days of 1967. Welcome to our wonderful collection of dresses: casual dresses, bohemian dresses, hippy dresses, maxi dresses and loads more. 

Wear one of our gorgeous summer dresses on its own through the long, hot lazy days, or layer things up with a long-sleeved top or jumper when the weather turns nasty. Wear it with your biker boots of trainers, enormously tall heels or pretty flats.  Either way you’ll look and feel as funky as a funky thing from a very funky place!

Unusual, quirky, rebellious Bohemian clothing

Choose from a wide and fast-changing range of dresses for women, including:

  • Pretty maxi dresses
  • Beautiful short dresses
  • Stylish skater dresses
  • The classic hippie dress
  • Shift dresses, floral dresses and Boho dresses
  • A-line dresses, fitted and flowing
  • Alternative dresses, quirky and fun

Stand out, look unique and enjoy delicious hippy fashion to the full, in true Brighton-style.

Hippy dresses for every occasion

They’re sublime. They’re sumptuous. Our exotic, exquisite hippy dresses are the last word in cool. If you love strutting your stuff in true hippie fashion, you’ll adore our collection. You might be looking for something floaty and feminine, rich and dramatic, casual and comfy or smart and sweet. Whatever your style, whatever the occasion, there’s the perfect dress waiting for you. 

Lovely Boho dresses

Boho dresses never really go out of style. Ours come in all sorts of flavours, from elegant and understated to masterpieces of complex hand-embroidery, created especially for us by our good friends in Nepal. If the bohemian look floats your boat, scroll down for long sleeved and short-sleeved, patterned and plain, strappy dresses, evening dresses and styles so flexible you can wear them with confidence and flair on any occasion, for any season or reason. Go on, you know you want to…

Unique dresses for extra impact

You’re looking for something a bit different… or a lot different! Our store is packed with unique clothing you won’t find anywhere else. We’re well known and loved for our bold colour sense, our love of natural fabrics, beautiful hand-embroidery, clever applique techniques, complex, unusual patterns created with ripped fabrics and mini-masterpieces in tie dye. Perfect if you want to stand out from the crowd and cause a sartorial stir without breaking the bank.

Fair Trade fashion for everyone

We focus on Fair Trade wherever possible, which means the majority of our dresses are made by people who work in decent conditions, are paid fairly for their expertise, work sustainably without damaging the environment and the creatures who depend on it, and don’t tolerate child labour. As such, we’re proud to say that many of our unique fashions also come with a feel good factor. The people who make our clothes feel good, we feel good, you feel good. Let’s spread the love!

Make a funky festival clothing statement

Want to buy the funkiest festival fashion in town? We have a great collection of festival clothing including gorgeous festival dresses. The key to festival fashion is to blend comfort with style and practicality, and you can’t go far wrong with natural fabrics. Choose from our huge range of festival classics including cool, floaty maxi dresses for long hot days and fun vest dresses to wear on their own or over a top and jeans. UK festival wear has never felt or looked so good…