Summer always comes with a promise of travel and exploration, and the one wardrobe staple that emerges as the epitome of effortless sophistication is the white dress.

Whether you find yourself strolling along the sun-kissed beaches of the South of France or immersing yourself in the rich cultural history of Rome, nothing captures the essence of being the ‘main character’ of your own story quite like the perfect white holiday dress.

If you’re still in the planning stages of your next summer adventure, we’ve got you covered (at least in the shopping department).

Allow us to introduce you to the ultimate summer white dress guide. From mini and midi, to maxi and flowing — we’ve included it all in our selections.

– For more on luxury lifestyle, news, fashion and beauty follow Emirates Woman on Facebook and Instagram

Images: Net-A-Porter, Feature image: Instagram: emmaasnilssons