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11 Wedding Guest Dresses You'll Want to Wear Now

Get a head start on wedding season with these charming wedding guest dresses that you won't regret adding to your cart.
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You’ve already RSVP’d yes to the wedding, and the next step is finding a spectacular dress. While many weddings have now been postponed, we've still been browsing our favorite online stores for the perfect dress to debut when we're finally able to celebrate together again. Plus, having a few wedding guest looks in your arsenal is never a bad idea, especally when they're versatile enough to sport outside of a wedding venue.

We normally love a chic white dress, but it's best to save those for other occassions. Instead, opt for mellow pastels, rich jewel tones, and even neutrals in interesting silhouettes and sumptuous fabrics. From classic floral maxis to silk slips and tulle minidresses, we’ve compiled the most unforgettable wedding guest outfits that you can't go wrong with.

Caroline Constas’s Liv Gown is the ultimate pretty in pink dress. The ruffled high-low hem and balloon sleeves exude elegance without showing too much skin. With its silk chiffon fabric and light pink hue, make this your go-to summer wedding guest look.

Liv Gown, $995, Caroline Constas

A brand popular via Instagram, Orseund Iris’s ruched satin dress is picture-perfect option. Already seen on Alessandra Ambrosio and Aimee Song, this minimalist dress is a fashion favorite to add to your wardobe. It features a side ruching detail with adjustable drawstrings to create the length you desire. 

Drawstring Dress, $795, Net-A-Porter

Valentino’s Printed Twill dress is as radiant as its sunflower yellow shade. This dreamlike midi dress is patterned with mermaids inspired by model Lauren Hutton’s 1968 Vogue cover. Vintage fanatics will appreciate the nostalgic pussy-bow and silk-georgette fabric.

Printed Twill Dress, $2,700, Valentino

For those who want to be comfortable yet stylish, Etro’s Tundra dress is a must-have wedding guest outfit. The tan floral-print maxi dress features cutouts at the waist and back, making it breathable and seductive. With its feminine puffed sleeves and ruffled details, the Tundra dress is wedding-approved.

Tundra Dress, $5,150, Moda Operandi

Needle & Thread is known for their ultra-feminine dresses, and this floral number is fit for a fairy tale. A vintage-inspired print and voluminous sleeves add a Victorian touch to the contemporary silhouette, perfect for those looking for a romantic wedding guest look.

Floral Diamond Ruffle Dress, $449, Needle & Thread

This elegant midi dress by Brandon Maxwell enhances your natural silhouette, starting at its draped effect near the neckline and ending at its relaxed hem. This 100% silk dress is unforgettable in its lustrous silk-satin.

Draped Silk-Satin Midi Dress, $798, Moda Operandi

Jonathan Simkhai is an event dress go-to, and the designer does it again with the romantic detailing in this lace midi dress. Styled with a bustier bodice with inner boning, this lilac number hugs you in all the right places while simultaneously delivering a soft feminine look.  

Poppy Corded Lace Midi Dress, $795, Jonathan Simkhai

Rendered in tulle and ruched georgette, Khaite's Jonah dress is the perfect concoction of French girl style. It features a velvet ribbon tie at the neckline, puff sleeves, and pleated cuffs, and this elegant dress also provides a smooth fit that you'll appreciate, especially if it's a wedding that'll last all night long. 

The Jonah Dress, $1,960, Khaite 

If you're obsessed with art history, this floral-printed dress is your next purchase. Inspired by French Art Nouveau, this Chloé dress features adjustable ties at the low back that can be fastened into a large and luxurious bow. 

Chloé Midi Dress, $2,395, Chloé

The French brand Gauchere replicates French beauty in this simple yet beautiful satin-crepe dress. A mock turtleneck and cap sleeves offer modest coverage. Along with being sustainable, this midnight blue dress is an ideal wedding guest look for a sophisticated affair. 

Rozinne Midi Dress, $1,190, Net-A-Porter

A floral dress is a classic choice for a wedding guest, but De La Vali's Koko dress is the most fitting floral version of them all. This figure-hugging mini dress brings fun to feminine, making it a great daytime wedding option. However, if you prefer a longer, flowier form, the brand also makes a maxi dress in a similar print. 

Koko Mini Dress, $400, Net-A-Porter

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