With summer well and truly upon us, Team LBD can't help but notice that everybody seems to be donning their maxi dresses this season. Whether it’s for a red carpet event or a summer holiday, celebrities just can't get enough of these floor-length sensations! From floaty and floral to elegant and sophisticated, the maxi dress is a wardrobe essential that will flatter your figure and there's one to suit every sense of style. Our fashion team have pulled together the most gorgeous maxi dresses to help you steal that coveted star style.

Get the dress: Ruby Ray Floor Length Ombre Chiffon Dress in Pink, £230. Natalie Portman looked radiant in this gorgeous strapless, pink dip-dyed maxi dress at the Academy Awards.  Dip-dye was everywhere during London Fashion Week, in particular on the  House of Holland catwalk so you can be sure you're on trend in our beautiful ombre dress.

Get the dress: Forever Unique Kassidy Dress in Nude, £550. Chic cut-outs and hints of skin are a big feature for SS13 so Jennifer Lopez was right on-trend with this stunning sheer maxi dress on the red carpet this year for the Golden Globes. Why not steal J-Lo’s style with the Forever Unique Kassidy dress in nude for your special occasion this season? Featuring a chiffon fishtail skirt and sheer lace detail, this dress is both sexy and sophisticated and sure to have all eyes on you. This dazzling design is figure flattering on pear body shapes such as J-Lo’s as the shape will balance out bigger hips.

Get the dress: Gorgeous Couture Evita Maxi Dress in Red, £238.

We love Taylor’s new style and this dress looks simply stunning on her. In daring red and lace, this maxi dress is the perfect style if you want to make an impact without showing off too much skin. You can easily recreate Taylor's look with our Gorgeous Couture Evita maxi dress which also features figure-flattering panels which are great for small chested ladies looking for a bit of va va voom.

Get the dress: Forever Unique Abba Dress in Coral, £250.

Here Jessica Alba shows us that you can't wear too much of this summer's must-have colour in head-to-toe coral. Matching her lipstick and clutch to her evening dress, Jessica pulled off this vibrant look with ease and now you can too! Steal her style with this zingy bright coral maxi dress from special occasion dress experts, Forever Unique. Featuring a dazzling embellished neckline and dozens of diamantés, this dress is equal measures on-trend and classically decadent.

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