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Trend We Love: Jersey Dresses

08/16/2006 at 12:49 PM ET

Some fall trends are making women a little nervous (ankle boots, anyone?), but there is one that has me totally thrilled–jersey dresses! From super-slinky to babydoll, I love them all. Besides making me feel like I am wearing ultra-comfy pajamas to work, they are amazingly versatile, going from weekend errand running with flip-flops (like chic Carmen Electra) to big-night out paired with heels. For extra comfort and style points, try layering leggings underneath short tunic styles like Liv Tyler (at left). I also own Liv’s dress from Velvet and live in it on the weekends. — Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

Here’s a few more that I really love:

For a Real Splurge, try the Marc by Marc Jacobs Cynthia Dress , $358

For a Splurge, try the Scoop Minidress from Anthropologie (at left), $158

For a Good Deal, try the
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, $98

For a Real Steal, try the
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, $25

Tell us: Are you snapping up jersey dresses, too? What other fall trends are you really looking forward to?

To see more dresses that we love click here

Photo: Adam Nemser/PHOTOlink; courtesy of Anthropologie

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Angela on

I’m so excited about these dresses! I can’t wait for it to get a little cooler so I can start wearing.

andrea on

I love jersey dresses too! I’m all about the DVF ones and I am obsessed withe anything patent leather- belts make a great accessory to the jersey dress.

tia on

So so so cute! i love the one Liv is wearing!

Jane on

How could you forget the dress that started it all? You should also be advertising the Kara Janz dress!!!

Melissa on

Actually, we did write up Kara Janx already! Those dresses are the best!
http://offtherack.people.com/2006/08/project_runways.html

K on

Am I the only one that thinks these dresses are ugly? I can’t imagine they are very flattering on most people.

Shasha on

I already have one! I plan to wear it with leggings and a long chain

Dawn on

I have looked at it and looked at it to try and see the good in this outfit and I just do not like it. She looks dumpy. It is just not flattering. Sorry, I tried.

Katie on

Ok. I LOVE the Jersey dresses this fall and winter. They are so sexy and adorable. I love them. Im in 7th grade and every one at my middle school is wearing them. I am going to get a couple of them.

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