The vintage 1950s style tea dress has been making a huge comeback over the last 5 years and this season the trend is bigger than ever.

Loved for its casual yet structured cut, it suits just about any bodyshape and can instantly be dressed up with a pair of court shoes or dressed down with your favourite pumps.

We've scoured the latest collections to bring you the best tea dresses to shop in 2018. Read on to discover 12 of our favourite vintage inspired frocks…

Glamorous Geo Print Tea DressGlamorousGeo Print Tea Dress£42SHOP NOW

1. Geo Print Tea Dress

This gorgeous tea dress by Glamorous features frill detailing and is guaranteed to become one of your faves the minute you slip it on. The geo print design puts a contemporary twist on the wardrobe classic and all you need is a pair of retro canvas trainers to complete the look.

New Look Rust Spot Printed Tea DressNew LookPrinted Tea Dress£17.99SHOP NOW

2. Rust Spot Print Tea Dress

For downtime days there aren't many better tea dresses than this New Look spot print dress in a vibrant shade of rust. Style with a pair of white pumps and add a blue denim jacket when the temperature drops for sartorial success.

Missguided Mustard Polka Dot Frill Tea DressMissguidedPolka Dot Frill Tea Dress£15SHOP NOW

3. Mustard Polka Dot Tea Dress

Mustard has been one of the hit colours of 2018 and now you can embrace the trend with your tea dresses thanks to this little number from Missguided. Featuring a ruffle hem and polka dot design, it will effortlessly take you from summer to autumn with some stylish layering.

Moon River Plaid Tea DressMoon RiverPlaid Tea Dress£70SHOP NOW

4. Ruffle Plaid Tea Dress

This tie-waist tea dress from Los Angeles based Moon River screams of summer and is set to impress whatever the occasion. Wear it with Birkenstock sandals for lazy Sunday walks, or with ghillie heels on holiday date nights.

Boohoo Green Floral Tea DressBoohooFloral Tea Dress£18SHOP NOW

5. Floral Ruffle Detail Tea Dress

Fall in love with florals with this beautiful ruffle detail tea dress by Boohoo. Easy to dress both up and down, it's guaranteed to be one of the hardest working dresses in your 2018 wardrobe. Wear yours with black shoes and accessories, or embrace the metallic trend with a pair of gold boots.

ASOS Blue Denim Tea DressASOSDenim Tea Dress£25SHOP NOW

6. Denim Tea Dress

Denim meets vintage with this midwash blue tea dress from the ASOS Design collection. Featuring a button placket, it's the perfect dress to slip in and out of at festivals both this year and many beyond. Snap yours up before they're sold out and you won't be disappointed.

PrettyLittleThing Floral Wrap Tea DressPrettyLittleThingFloral Wrap Tea Dress£25SHOP NOW

7. Wrap Tea Dress

Combine two trends in one with this PrettyLittleThing tea dress in a wrap style cut. Helping to showcase florals at their best, it's also available in red if you're looking to inject an instant colour boost to your summer wardrobe.

Jack Wills Perwent Tea DressJack WillsPerwent Tea Dress£69.95SHOP NOW

8. Soft Printed Floral Tea Dress

Work the off-duty supermodel look like a pro by teaming this pretty Perwent tea dress with Chelsea boots and a leather biker jacket. Guaranteed to turn heads for all the right reasons, it's an absolutely gorgeous print and the tie-waist detailing will create a stunning silhouette.

Reiss Rae Ditsy Print Tea DressReissRae Ditsy Print Tea Dress£60SHOP NOW

9. Ditsy Print Tea Dress

This ditsy print tea dress from the Reiss 2018 collection is crafted from a semi-sheer fabric for a killer look all summer long. Just about smart enough to add to your 9 to 5 wardrobe, it's the perfect transitional dress from day to play.

Miss Selfridge Rust Print Bow Tea DressMiss SelfridgeRust Print Bow Tea Dress£25SHOP NOW

10. Bow Tea Dress

Mix up your summer outfit options with this Miss Selfridge bow tea dress complete with statement belt. Cut just above the knee, it'll look great worn on holiday with a pair of slingback sandals and can be layered with a distressed denim jacket for easy style points.

Urban Outfitters Floral Midi Tea DressUrban OutfittersMidi Tea Dress£59SHOP NOW

11. Floral Midi Tea Dress

For semi-formal occasions during summer, this midi tea dress from the latest Urban Outfitters collection has our vote. Made from a flowy cotton construction with knot accents at the sleeves, it really is all in the details when you want to stand out from crowd.

Nasty Gal Leopard Print Tea DressNasty GalLeopard Tea Dress£21SHOP NOW

12. Leopard Print Tea Dress

2018 has been the year of the animal print and this leopard tea dress by American favourite Nasty Gal makes it easy to unleash your wild side all season long. With a plunging neckline and mini length cut, it's our go-to style for showing off your tan during a cheeky weekend city break away.