Trend Watch: Little Red Dresses from Resort

Pack up your little black dresses; The resort collections hitting stores now are all about red.

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Ohne Titel/Donna Karan/Erdem
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Courtesy of Erdem
You'll always have your little black dress at the ready, but this season, why not try a high-impact (yet equally versatile) little red number? The resort collections hitting stores now have plenty of options, like this Erdem piece with a fold-over high collar and softly-gathered waist.
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Courtesy of Rachel Comey
Comfy and cool, Rachel Comey's long-sleeve jersey dress is gently gathered along the sides to create an alluring, form-fitting look.
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Courtesy of Carolina Herrera
Keep Carolina Herrera's classic red dress on hand for everything from last-minute work occasions to garden fetes come spring.
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Courtesy of Lanvin
Lanvin's sexy, off-the-shoulder red dress wouldn't have been out of place in Sophia Loren's wardrobe circa 1965.
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Courtesy of Reed Krakoff
It may not be short, but Reed Krakoff's striking, ruby-red evening dress can work for day or night with a few strategic accessory swaps.
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Courtesy of Donna Karan
One of our favorite red dresses of the resort season is this playful, full-skirted look by Donna Karan. Somehow, with the model's slicked-back bun and ruby red lips, we can't help but be reminded of a modern Audrey Hepburn.
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Courtesy of Gucci
Gucci's grown-up belted dress is the kind of investment piece that will see you through countless long work days, and just as many nights on the town.
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Courtesy of Marchesa
Marchesa's statement-making red cocktail dress features hundreds of tiny silk pleats and a dramatic, ruffled collar.
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Courtesy of Miu Miu
Paired with a ruffle-hem jacket and smart violet gloves, Miu Miu's ultra-tailored red dress is among our favorites of the season.
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Courtesy of Monique Lhuillier
Monique Lhuillier's alluring red lace dress is practically begging to be taken out for a romantic night on the town.
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Courtesy of Mugler
For an edgier take on the "LRD," Mugler offered up a cut-out, long sleeve option with a sheer mesh window at the chest.
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Courtesy of Nanette Lepore
Nanette Lepore's simple and elegant red dress features an asymmetrical hemline and subtle, silky layers along the hips.
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Courtesy of Ohne Titel
Ohne Titel can always be counted upon for a few red options, and they didn't disappoint for resort. This soft terry dress is a perfect, season-less wardrobe staple; just add opaque tights for winter, or pair with an embellished sandal come spring.
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Courtesy of Peter Pilotto
Peter Pilotto's floral print sundress looks simple enough at first glance, but some unusual drape detailing along the shoulder and bodice gives it a high-fashion edge.
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Courtesy of Preen
The tee-like top ensures this red Preen dress will never look "overdone," while a knee-skimming asymmetrical hem keeps the look interesting.
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