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11 black dresses under £50

Simple and affordable LBDs.

Black dresses are a vital piece of a capsule wardrobe.

The beauty of an LBD is in its simplicity. Black dresses take very little thought or effort, but always look sophisticated.

Whether pared back and worn with simple jewellery, worn under a blazer or with a statement shoe, there’s so many ways to wear black dresses to suit your style.

Fortunately, they’re also affordable if you know where to look. From Arket, to Whistles, there are so many good LBDs available now.

Here are 11 of the best under £50, including denim, pinafore, puff sleeve and tuxedo dresses for you to choose from.

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Puff-sleeved dress - Black - Ladies | H&M GB

Puff Sleeve Dress, £10, H&M – buy now

Printed Dress, £32, ASOS – buy now

Lustrous Blazer Dress

Tuxedo Dress, £45, Arket – buy now

Printed Twist Knot Dress & other stories

Twisted Dress, £49, & Other Stories – buy now

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Frill-collared dress h&m

Long-Sleeved Dress, £15, H&M – buy now


Strappy Dress, £39, French Connection – buy now


Twisted Dress, £49, Whistles – buy now

Oversized V Neck Knitted Jumper Dress

Jumper dress, £31.99, Topshop – buy now

Monki Statement collar cotton dress

Statement Collar Dress, £35, Monki – buy now

Pinafore dress with buttons - Medium plane

Pinafore Dress, £19.99, Mango – buy now

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Black Denim 80s Zip Mini Shirt Dress

Denim Dress, £20, Topshop – buy now

How to wear

Black dresses are so easy to style.

Layer a blazer or sweater over the top, add statement accessories or shoes, or keep things simple with delicate gold jewellery.

These influencers show us how it’s done.

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