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San Francisco’s Best Shops for Pretty Party Dresses

San Francisco may be known for its ultra-casual style, but late spring and summer’s barrage of weddings, proms, graduations, showers and warm weather soirees routinely send us rushing for pretty dresses with cocktail party potential.

Whether you’ve got $50 or $500, we’ve got a frock stop for you. Here, our list of San Francisco’s Best Shops for Pretty Party Dresses:

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When looking good must be done on the cheap, try these San Francisco shops for great deals:

H&M

Designer Consigner on Sacramento Street

My Roommate’s Closet

Cary Lane

Therapy

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For a variety of options in a range of price points and solid cost-to-quality ratio, hit up these shops:

Simply Chic

Ambiance

Candystore Collective

The Firm

Anthropologie

Ooma

Cris

Azalea

Jeremy’s

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When cost matters less than style, dig into the party-perfect dresses on offer at these style-savvy San Francisco shops:

Sarah Shaw

Philanthropist

Elizabeth Charles

Heidi Says

Carrots