Wedding season is in full swing and with today’s Pinterest boards inspiring couples to get creative with their wedding themes, the hunt for the perfect wedding guest dress is tough. We’ve covered all the popular scenarios and rounded up a perfect dress for each occasion.
The Daytime Wedding
The lace midi dress is still one of the hottest, must-have styles this season and perfect for a daytime wedding. Pair it with some statement earrings and a bold lip!
Forever 21, $65
The Luxury Wedding
If you’re RSVP’d to a wedding at a coveted New York venue like Cipriani, there’s no reason to shy away from a statement dress. A show stopping, stunning gown is all you need for a lavish evening oozing with extravagance.
Rent the Runway, $110
The Destination wedding
A classic trumpet skirt and sexy bow on top is the picture-perfect combination of both wedding and vacation style. You’ll want styles with a lightweight fabric, but a vacation worthy pattern, detail or color. Whether on a beach in Mexico or a cliff side in Greece, you’ll definitely want to pack this with you!
The Multicultural Wedding
Living in New York, you are bound to have upcoming nuptials with different traditions. Try a vibrant, color-block silhouette gown (spice it up with a statement necklace and sleek ponytail) or stick with a more traditional lace or crochet detail.
Get it at Rent the Runway starting at $80
The Beach Wedding
These flowy tropical maxi styles were made for the beach wedding. Throw your hair in a messy braid, add some gold statement pieces, and kick off your shoes in the sand!
Forever 21, $65
The Rustic Wedding
These delicate dresses in the sage and taupe family are the perfect match for what is sure to be an evening filled with twinkling string lights and wildflowers in mason jars. With the intricate beading and flowy skirts these dresses are sure to impress.
Get it at Anthropologie, $569
Forever 21, $148
The Traditional Wedding
Last but not least, a classic silhouette with a sparkly twist! A high neckline, a comfortable fit, and a lot of embroidery make these dresses perfect for any wedding.
Get it at Rent the Runway starting at $85
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