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Instagram goes wild over £255 Ganni polka-dot summer dress

Fashionistas have gone wild over a new £255 black and white polka-dot summer frock which could give last year’s Zara dress a run for its money. 

The £255 dress by Danish label Ganni reportedly proved a hit at Copenhagen Fashion week, and has become the latest trend to sweep Instagram accounts across the world.

The lightweight and water-resistant shell is dress is suspended from barely there shoulder straps, followed with subtle shirring, before flaring generously towards the midi hem. 

The versatile dress is made from recycled polyester and features side slip pockets, making the frock ideal for a light and relaxed summer look.  

Taylor, from North Carolina, was snapped by a US clothing boutique wearing the dress with a simple white t-shirt, black leather Chelsea boots and a pair of matching cat-eye sunglasses 

Samantha James, from London, delighted her 1,949 followers after sharing a snap wearing the stylish dress paired with trainers and a white shirt

Samantha James, from London, delighted her 1,949 followers after sharing a snap wearing the stylish dress paired with trainers and a white shirt 

Influencer Níamh Connaughton, London, donned the frock with oversized black sunglasses and a pair of chunky sandals

Influencer Níamh Connaughton, London, donned the frock with oversized black sunglasses and a pair of chunky sandals

Shoppers have hailed the dress ‘stunning’ and bloggers from all over the world have been spotted creating various different looks in the trendy dress.  

US-based contemporary clothing boutique Uniquities, shared a picture of Taylor, from North Carolina, spotted in the street wearing the new fashion-forward dress. 

The university student had styled her dress with a simple white t-shirt, black leather Chelsea boots and a pair of matching cat-eye sunglasses. 

Fashion blogger Mia, from Hamburg, Germany, donned the dress with a black blouse featuring large balloon sleeves and accessories from Mili

Fashion blogger Mia, from Hamburg, Germany, donned the dress with a black blouse featuring large balloon sleeves and accessories from Mili 

Mummy blogger, Laura Byrne, shared several pictures of her in a Zara dress which went viral last year, which she paired with black boots and a matching bag

Mummy blogger, Laura Byrne, shared several pictures of her in a Zara dress which went viral last year, which she paired with black boots and a matching bag 

Influencer Níamh Connaughton, London, donned the frock in a snap to her 1,690 followers, wearing the dress as a standalone piece with oversized black sunglasses and a pair of chunky sandals.

Her followers quickly hailed the picture ‘stunning’ and called the popular dress ‘beautiful’. 

Samantha James, from London, delighted her 1,949 followers after sharing a snap wearing the stylish dress. 

Even singer Katy Perry, who is expecting her first child with her fiancé Orlando Bloom, donned a version of the latest trend for a photoshoot for the Los Angeles Times

Even singer Katy Perry, who is expecting her first child with her fiancé Orlando Bloom, donned a version of the latest trend for a photoshoot for the Los Angeles Times

The Ganni frock has also proved a hit with pregnant women and new mums. Pictured, blogger Veronika, from Copenhagenm wearing the dress to take her baby for a walk

The Ganni frock has also proved a hit with pregnant women and new mums. Pictured, blogger Veronika, from Copenhagenm wearing the dress to take her baby for a walk  

Pregnant designer Chloe, from New York, shared a picture wearing the dress while posing with an umbrella on her balcony 

She paired the versatile dress with white trainers and a white shirt featuring a large frilled collar, and advised her followers to try the dress out with a jumper as a maxi skirt.  

Fashion blogger Mia, from Hamburg, Germany, donned the dress with a black blouse featuring large balloon sleeves, a gold chain necklace and ring from Mili, and a pair of statement leather cowgirl boots. 

Last year Zara customers were left swooning over their new must-have polka dot dress that influencers were flaunting all over Instagram. 

Monica, from Norway, donned a white t-shirt with the dress alongside some layered gold jewellery and cat-eye sunglasses

Monica, from Norway, donned a white t-shirt with the dress alongside some layered gold jewellery and cat-eye sunglasses 

Blogger Anna from Helsinki, posed after trying on the frock paired with a sleek low bun and a delicate gold chain

Blogger Anna from Helsinki, posed after trying on the frock paired with a sleek low bun and a delicate gold chain 

Popular fashionistas like Zoe Sugg, Lily Pebbles and Hannah Gale were all spotted in the sought after frock, which cost just £40.

With a flattering sleeve length, ruffled hem and trendy playful polkadots, the versatile monochrome number was the ideal summer look, but this year it has some stuff competition. 

The Ganni frock has also proved a hit with pregnant women and new mums, with several mummy bloggers taking to Instagram to show off their new obsession.  

Even singer Katy Perry, who is expecting her first child with her fiancé Orlando Bloom, donned a version of the latest trend for a photoshoot for the Los Angeles Times. 

Fashion blogger, Teresa, who runs Georgette Fashion Stores, donned the dress with hot pink heels and a white sleeveless jacket

Fashion blogger, Teresa, who runs Georgette Fashion Stores, donned the dress with hot pink heels and a white sleeveless jacket

Blogger Ella Karberg, from Copenhagen, donned the dress on a walk through the city with a knitted shoulder bag and her blonde locks loose around her shoulders

Blogger Ella Karberg, from Copenhagen, donned the dress on a walk through the city with a knitted shoulder bag and her blonde locks loose around her shoulders

Designer and content creator Jasmine Dowling, from the UK, donned the dress on a visit to the beach

Designer and content creator Jasmine Dowling, from the UK, donned the dress on a visit to the beach 

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