With temperatures peaking, we’re swishing around in plenty of breezy cottons and romantic ruffles…

Summer in the UAE can throw up plenty of sartorial dilemmas.

How does one counteract the heat, but also look suitably trendsetting for every lunch, brunch and dinner event? We can only wear our one white cotton shirt-dress a certain amount of times, after all.

Mastering the sweltering summer in style can be tricky, but luckily there are a wealth of statement dresses available at the moment.

And the bonus of such a piece? You really only need to add a contrasting shoe and perhaps a bold earring to create an effortless office-to-evening look.

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So with no further ado, scroll down for our edit of the best summer dresses you can find in stores and online right now…